Friday, March 13, 2020

Following is a list of Office of the Vice President for Research venues and activities impacted by the COVID-19 situation. [Updated March 13, 2020]


Pentacrest Museums (Old Capitol Museum and the Museum of Natural History). Facilities closed and all scheduled activities canceled through at least April 7.


March 24: Research in the Capitol, Des Moines

March 25: Creative Matters lecture with Lewis Hyde, Art Building West

March 26: Science on Tap, Hancher

April 6: Iowa Space Grant/EPSCoR poster session

April 8: Spring Undergraduate Research Festival, University Capitol Centre

April 15: Discussion of the future of humanities with Joy Connolly, president of the American Council of Learned Societies

April 28: Discovery & Innovation Awards dinner

Direct questions to OVPR Strategic Communication Director Steve Pradarelli at