Articles from June 2023

CLAS students help plan, execute health equity conference in Iowa City

Friday, June 23, 2023
Students enrolled in the Department of Health and Human Physiology’s community wellness practicum course helped host the first My City My Health conference in Iowa City last spring.

CLAS faculty member E Cram wins 2023 Rhetoric Society of America Book Award

Friday, June 23, 2023
The communication studies associate professor received this year’s RSA Book Award.

CLAS associate professor Rachel Young named Scripps Howard Teacher of the Year

Friday, June 23, 2023
Journalism faculty member Rachel Young uses community-engaged learning to help her students become strong storytellers.

Graduate students and postdocs are invited to attend the CLAS Career Boot Camp

Wednesday, June 21, 2023
This event will offer grad students and postdocs the opportunity to explore multiple career pathways and prepare for the next step in their professional lives.

CLAS staff honored during 2023 recognition celebration and awards ceremony

Tuesday, June 20, 2023
CLAS staff members were recognized with Staff Leadership, Professional Development, Staff Excellence Awards, and DEI awards.
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The Iowa Summer Writing Festival returns to Iowa City in July

Thursday, June 15, 2023
The popular writing festival has continued online but is offering in-person workshops for the first time since 2019.

Visiting CLAS assistant professor named 2023 NCECA Emerging Artist

Monday, June 12, 2023
School of Art and Art History faculty member Heidi McKay Casto has been selected as a National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts Emerging Artist for 2023.

CLAS assistant professor awarded AAUW postdoctoral fellowship

Monday, June 12, 2023
Brady G’Sell, assistant professor of gender, women’s and sexuality studies received the American Postdoctoral Research Leave Fellowship by the American Association of University Women.

CLAS pilots new staff orientation program

Monday, June 12, 2023
The half-day event offered an opportunity for employees to meet across units and learn more about the college.