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Nominate a student or postdoc for the downtown banner campaign

Monday, June 24, 2024
Members of the University of Iowa community can now nominate outstanding undergraduate, grad student, and postdoctoral researchers for the 2025 Dare to Discover banner campaign, which is sponsored by the Office of the Vice President for Research (OVPR).
A portrait of Midha Ahmad

CLAS PBS graduate student explores coordination of brain and breathing rhythms during sleep

Monday, June 24, 2024
University of Iowa researchers, including graduate student Midha Ahmad, have uncovered a brain rhythm in the brain stem of sleeping infant rats that mirrors the rhythm in the cerebral cortex.
Teaching assistants and faculty from the Department of Mathematics pose for a photo with President Wilson.

Six CLAS mathematics teaching assistants honored with Outstanding Teaching Assistant Award

Monday, June 17, 2024
The Outstanding Teaching Assistant Award ceremony honors graduate students for their dedication to mentoring undergraduates each year. In May, 25 from the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences were recognized.
Portraits of seven CLAS graduate students

CLAS awards seven graduate assistantships in writing, editing, community engagement

Monday, June 17, 2024
Graduate students in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences will gain valuable experience in outreach, engagement, and writing that will benefit their career preparation.
Meng Zhou

CLAS computer science alum embarks on new role as assistant scientist at NASA

Monday, June 17, 2024
Meng Zhou, from China, recently earned his PhD in informatics from the University of Iowa and has embarked on a new role as an assistant scientist at the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA).
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Meet these CLAS student researchers

Monday, May 6, 2024
Learn more about the exciting work of students in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.
Darius Stewart

CLAS doctoral candidate receives prestigious Mellon/ACLS Fellowship

Monday, April 29, 2024
Darius Stewart, a PhD candidate in English, is one of 45 graduate students nationwide to receive a competitive fellowship that includes an award of up to $50,000.
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Meet 15 CLAS graduate students awarded prestigious fellowships to support their research and creative work

Tuesday, April 23, 2024
The Marcus Bach and CLAS Dissertation Fellowships have been awarded for the 2024-2025 school year. Learn about the students and their projects.
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US News & World Report ranks Iowa audiology, speech-language pathology among the top in the nation

Tuesday, April 9, 2024
Iowa’s audiology program holds at No. 2 and the speech-language pathology program advances from No. 6 to No. 5.
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Meet the winners of the 2024 OVPR student and postdoctoral research excellence awards

Monday, February 26, 2024
The Office of the Vice President for Research and the Office of Undergraduate Research solicit nominations from the campus community for exceptional undergraduate, graduate, and postdoctoral researchers from a wide range of disciplines and departments.