Christopher Atchison, Director of the State Hygienic Laboratory (SHL) at the University of Iowa, has announced plans to retire June 30 after serving the state of Iowa and the University of Iowa in that role for a decade.
The University of Iowa has been ranked No. 2 in the country for its entrepreneurial programs by a higher education financing organization that praised its wide array of programs and reasonable tuition.
[Note: This story was updated on 2/27/17 to reflect clarifying language in the UI UAS policy]
The University of Iowa has instituted a new policy governing the appropriate use of uncrewed aerial systems (UAS), or drones, that use university property for takeoffs or landings.