Articles from September 2022

Health and Human Physiology Assistant Professor finds weights lifting could help you live longer

Thursday, September 29, 2022
Jessica Gorzelitz's research was recently published in the British Journal of Sports Medicine.

Iowa Journalism Professor Stephen Bloom releases new book

Tuesday, September 27, 2022
Bloom’s latest nonfiction book explores the saga of a rural Iowa teacher who became world famous after importing a controversial social experiment on racism into her classroom and around the globe.

Iowa archaeologist and Bible expert Robert Cargill digs for meaning

Monday, September 26, 2022
He might be a renowned archaeologist who appears frequently on TV as an expert on everything from ancient Jerusalem to Ancient Aliens, but University of Iowa biblical studies professor Robert Cargill connects most with his students who have unanswered que

Communication Studies Professor receives award from National Communication Association

Thursday, September 22, 2022
UI Assistant Professor E Cram is one of two scholars to receive the 2022 Early Career Award.

Students invited to apply to Conference for Undergraduate Women in Physics Jan. 20-23

Thursday, September 22, 2022
The conference will bring approximately 100 to 120 undergraduates studying physics and physics-adjacent fields (e.g., mathematics, chemistry, engineering, biology, and medicine) to the UI campus to learn about future career paths in physics, present their.
Herky in the Pentacrest Museums

Three things you need to experience on the University of Iowa campus

Tuesday, September 20, 2022
From star gazing to lush indoor greenery, you can access these offerings as a member of the university or wider Iowa City community.

Koylu awarded grant to study migration’s influence on families through the years

Monday, September 19, 2022
The National Science Foundation has awarded a grant to a University of Iowa assistant professor to study the ways migration influenced family networks over centuries.

Air Force ROTC cadet, Computer Science student breaks barriers

Monday, September 19, 2022
Gursharan Virk recently became the first Air Force cadet granted permission to wear traditional Sikh garb as part of his military uniform.

Q&A: What is 'critical race theory,' really? A new book tries to explain

Monday, September 12, 2022
Amid a nationwide debate over a once-obscure academic movement, Professor Victor Ray offers Americans a primer on its core concepts.

Iowa surpasses Harvard, Princeton as No. 2 for writing

Monday, September 12, 2022
Iowa’s strength in writing reaches new level in annual ‘US News’ rankings