Articles from October 2022

Rick Cleveland speaking at the University of Iowa

Iowa Playwrights Workshop graduate Rick Cleveland shares his TV writing success with Hawkeyes

Monday, October 24, 2022
Cleveland is an acclaimed television writer for hits like The West Wing, Mad Men, and more. Nearly 30 years after he graduated from Iowa, he returned to campus to share his knowledge and experience with students and faculty.
Professor Craig Kletzing teaching in front of a chalkboard

Kletzing Named APS Fellow

Professor Craig Kletzing was recently named an American Physical Society Fellow.

Psychology and Brain Sciences researchers confirm stress link in the brain

Monday, October 24, 2022
The National Institutes of Health Office of Mental Health and the Brain and Behavior Research Foundation funded the research.

Homecoming Week at Iowa is here: view the schedule

Monday, October 24, 2022
Homecoming week brings together students, faculty, staff, future Hawkeyes, and alumni from across the world in celebration.

CLAS graduates to be honored with UI Distinguished Alumni Awards during Homecoming Week

Monday, October 24, 2022
Since 1963, the UI has recognized its world-changing graduates with the Distinguished Alumni Awards.
Celia Hernandez holding a $500 check for winning 1st

CLAS students make their mark in Enterprise Leadership as IdeaStorm winners

Friday, October 21, 2022
The winners of this year’s annual JPEC student innovation competition are overwhelmingly made up of students from the UI College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.

New book by Stecopoulos celebrates writers as aesthetic, political agents

Thursday, October 20, 2022
A faculty member in the University of Iowa Department of English has published a book that argues that state and state-affiliated cultural diplomacy contributed to the making of post-war U.S. literature.
Iowa student presenting their research

CLAS launches Engagement Hub to elevate community partnerships, outreach, and collaboration

Tuesday, October 18, 2022
Reorganization will strengthen writing, research and scientific communication, and foster community engaged scholarship and learning.
College of Liberal Arts and Sciences 2021-2022 Faculty Awards medal

Celebrating our faculty: 2021-2022 CLAS Faculty Awards

The 2021-2022 Faculty Awards Ceremony was held Monday, Oct. 17, 2022, in the Old Capitol Senate Chambers. Twenty-five faculty members were honored during the event and gathered after for light refreshments and conversation.

UI assistant professor begins postdoctoral fellowship at McNeil Center for Early American Studies

Tuesday, October 11, 2022
University of Iowa Assistant Professor of English and African American Studies Tara Bynum began a nine-month term as the Barra Sabbatical Fellow at the University of Pennsylvania’s McNeil Center for Early American Studies on Sept. 1.