Articles from May 2023

Christopher Lysik, Manuela Lizarazu, and Samuel Boucher

Meet these CLAS student researchers and artists

Thursday, May 25, 2023
Learn more about the exciting work of three students in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.

CLAS anthropology student discovers secrets of ancient dogs

Thursday, May 25, 2023
A PhD candidate digs into the complicated relationship between indigenous and colonial canines.

CLAS 3D Design students showcase their work in the Big Apple

Thursday, May 25, 2023
Undergraduate and graduate students displayed their artwork in New York City at one of the premier international shows for students pursuing careers in 3D design.

CLAS student Leiberton named 2023 Goldwater Scholar

Thursday, May 25, 2023
Third-year student Jeff Leiberton is the UI's 63rd Goldwater Scholar and 15th from the Department of Physics and Astronomy.

CLAS students among the next wave of documentary filmmakers

Thursday, May 25, 2023
The Daily Iowan Documentary Workshop debuted its second feature-length documentary, Lost in the In-Between: Graduating into 2020, in May to a sold-out audience at FilmScene.

Iowa Nonfiction Writing Program students help judge Krause Essay Prize

Monday, May 22, 2023
DeafBlind essayist and poet John Lee Clark is the winner of the 2022 Krause Essay Prize, hosted by the Iowa Nonfiction Writing Program.

CLAS professor Meenakshi Gigi Durham featured in Hulu docuseries Pretty Baby: Brooke Shields

Friday, May 19, 2023
Durham, a media and gender studies researcher in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, was interviewed in the popular documentary.

Department of Classics hosts first in-person Homerathon in several years

Friday, May 19, 2023
2023 marks the return of a beloved University of Iowa tradition, the Department of Classics 12-hour reading of Homer.

Mother's Memoir Inspires New Book From CLAS Alumnus Abraham Verghese

Thursday, May 18, 2023
The Stanford professor, physician, and author discusses how medicine and writing are connected.

CLAS Alumnus Brandon Taylor Sets New Novel in Familiar Town

Thursday, May 18, 2023
The award-winning author shares how his Iowa Writers' Workshop experience sparked his new book.