Articles from November 2023


CLAS welcomes new therapy dog into the therapeutic recreation program

Thursday, November 30, 2023
Meet Drax, the new certified therapy dog for the therapeutic recreation and child life programs, and his handler, Adrienne Johnson.
Boehmke and Farthing

Married CLAS faculty members earn teaching awards for 2022-23 school year

Monday, November 27, 2023
Fred Boehmke and Cynthia Farthing each received a Collegiate Teaching Award, which is presented annually to faculty members who show exemplary performance in their work.
Javier Espinosa Momox

CLAS ceramics graduate student creates project showcasing Mexican artists

Monday, November 27, 2023
Second-year graduate student Francisco Javier Espinosa Momox was one of 22 winners of the Stanley Award for International Research this year, which allowed him to travel to Mexico over the summer and connect with local ceramic artists.

Writers' Workshop graduate wins 2023 National Book Award for Fiction

Monday, November 27, 2023
A graduate wins national book award

CLAS students attend Women in Computing conference in Kansas

Monday, November 27, 2023
CLAS Women in Computing conference in Kansas
International Student Services hosts a fall meal

CLAS students enjoy fall meal hosted by International Programs

Wednesday, November 22, 2023
The University of Iowa’s International Programs brought together students and Iowa City community members during its annual fall meal.
Nonfiction Writing House

What facilities projects are underway at the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences?

Monday, November 20, 2023
It's already been a big year for CLAS facilities with the opening of the Nonfiction Writing House, Space Place Theater renovations, and several other major construction projects underway.
Sara Mitchell

CLAS political science professor receives two distinguished awards

Monday, November 20, 2023
Professor Sara McLaughlin Mitchell was recently recognized with academic awards from the International Studies Association and the American Political Science Association.

Theatre arts graduate student brings Nigeria's rich literary culture to Iowa Playwrights Workshop

Monday, November 20, 2023
Cheta Igbokwe Brings Nigeria’s Rich Literary Culture to Iowa Playwright’s Workshop

Space Place Theater undergoes significant renovations benefitting both audience and performers

Monday, November 20, 2023
The $100,000 in upgrades was funded by the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.