University of Iowa


March 26, 2020

Chad Rhym's doctoral studies in sociology focus on the lack of black male teachers in K-12 education.

March 25, 2020

Michelle Tamplin, a PhD candidate in the Free Radical and Radiation Biology Program, researches how blood vessel damage can lead to vision loss in cancer patients.

Kevin Booth
January 28, 2020

Kevin Booth's research shows that mutations in the CIB2 gene do not cause Usher Syndrome.

Christie Vogler
January 27, 2020

Christie Vogler took home first place in the Graduate College and Obermann Center competitions.

Stefan Schoeberlein
December 23, 2019

Stefan Schöberlein examines how the emerging study of the brain impacted literature in the nineteenth century.

Rajula Elango
December 23, 2019

Rajula Elango received the Spriestersbach Prize for her work on the genetics of DNA repair pathways as it relates to cancer.

December 23, 2019

Jacob Herrmann's award-winning dissertation dealt with optimizing mechanical ventilation, a necessary lifte support intervention.

Lynn Nakad
December 16, 2019

Lynn Nakad, a UI PhD nursing student researches the effects of virtual reality as a treatment for pain management. 

Dwain Coleman
November 21, 2019

Coleman's award-winning master’s thesis focused on how African-American soldiers built a unique community in Newton following the Civil War.

Julia Lucas walked this path on her three-state journey.
November 21, 2019

Thanks to her MFA Summer Fellowship, Julia Lucas decided to retrace her ancestor's 400 mile trek from Tennessee to Arkansas.