University of Iowa Dance Marathon had another record-breaking year, raising $2,001,856.21. Over the past 21 years, the UI's largest student-run organization has raised $16,541,049.65 for patients treated at UI Children's Hospital.
A short video, produced by University of Iowa Student Video Productions, highlights some of the UI Dance Marathon 21's best moments.
On April 9-10, 2015, Melissa Marshall, Senior Lecturer at Penn State University, will visit the University of Iowa to deliver workshops and lectures for the University of Iowa community.
Allison Kindig did her homework before coming to the University of Iowa. Four years later, the Cedar Rapids Kennedy graduate's preparation is still paying dividends.
A University of Iowa study that looked at daily records collected by the U.S. Geological Survey at 774 stream gauges in 14 states found that over the last 50 years, the Midwest and surrounding states have been experiencing a larger number of big flood events.
The University of Iowa will offer a Master of Science program in Business Analytics starting in the fall, adding another educational component for Iowans in the fast growing field of data analytics.
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A new University of Iowa study finds pigeons can categorize 128 photographs into 16 categories of natural and manmade objects, a skill researchers say is similar to the mechanism children use to learn words.
University of Iowa Dance Marathon kicks off at 7 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 6. It’s the 21st year for the “Big Event,” which provides emotional and financial support for pediatric cancer patients.
University of Iowa researchers have linked smoke from fires to tornado intensity. They examined the effects of smoke—resulting from spring agricultural land-clearing fires in Central America—transported across the Gulf of Mexico and encountering tornado conditions already in process in the United States.