Articles from February 2024

Jess Gorzelitz

CLAS assistant professor shares her research with an international audience and the Iowa community

Monday, February 26, 2024
Jess Gorzelitz, assistant professor in the Department of Health and Human Physiology, has shared her research with mass media in hope that sharing her findings will inspire more people to join the UI’s cancer research.
Aerial photo of University of Iowa campus

CLAS faculty member involved in study examining stress among women farmers

Monday, February 26, 2024
University of Iowa researchers set out to create and test a new tool to better understand the types of stressors women farmers find most pressing as well as the conditions and context associated with the greater levels of stress.
Schaeffer Hall spring

Meet the winners of the 2024 OVPR student and postdoctoral research excellence awards

Monday, February 26, 2024
The Office of the Vice President for Research and the Office of Undergraduate Research solicit nominations from the campus community for exceptional undergraduate, graduate, and postdoctoral researchers from a wide range of disciplines and departments.
Portrait of Amanda Churchill

Iowa Summer Writing Festival alumna publishes debut novel with HarperCollins

Monday, February 26, 2024
Eighteen years after her first time at the Festival, Amanda Churchill published her first novel.
Robert Cargill

CLAS associate professor featured in new Netflix documentary

Monday, February 19, 2024
Associate professor Robert Cargill is a strong believer in public education and ongoing learning opportunities, which is one of the reasons why he’s been sharing his expertise with major networks for more than 20 years.
Margot Livesey and Christopher Goetz

Two CLAS faculty members will discuss their recent books as part of Book Matters

Monday, February 19, 2024
Book Matters, an event series highlighting faculty authors, will return with two new events for spring semester 2024.
A graphic with text "Black History Month"

University of Iowa events to recognize Black History Month

Monday, February 19, 2024
Throughout the month of February, a variety of events and workshops are planned at the University of Iowa to recognize important contributions of Black Americans from a historical perspective.
Picture of people working on the TRACERS mission

CLAS physics and astronomy faculty closer to launching instruments for TRACERS mission

Monday, February 19, 2024
The team of University of Iowa researchers and graduate students has been working on TRACERS, which is funded by NASA, since 2019. The two satellites are anticipated to launch in April 2025.
David Miles

CLAS associate professor receives $33,947 award from NASA

Monday, February 19, 2024
Associate Professor David Miles has received a $33,947 award from NASA for the Multi-Mission MAGnetometer Denoising and Sensor Resiliency through Statistical Decomposition and ARtificial Intelligence (MAGSTAR) project.
Advisor helping student

CLAS academic advisors share tips for summer and fall registration

Monday, February 12, 2024
Follow these five steps to be registration-ready.