Articles from July 2010

UI unveils 30 years of interviews with international writers

Storied history of the International Writing Program is available for everyone to hear.


Informatics bridges the world of IT with the arts and humanities, and the natural, biological, health, and social sciences. It deals with the transformation of people by technology, and technology by people, resulting in information that has the capability to solve entirely new problems or...

Center for the Book

The Center for the Book integrates practice in the art of book production with the study of the book in society.

UI Center for the Book receives $256,000 grant from anonymous donor

The grant will cover three years, funding graduate student assistantships and a printing lectureship, and supporting professional development and programming for students and faculty.

Fabian Grimm Received 2009 "Gouden Spatel"

Grimm's award-winning research focused on finding a compound that is effective against radioresistant cancer cells under hypoxic conditions.

UI Superfund Research Program receives $16 million grant to study pollutants

UI researchers will use the grant to study the health effects of environmental pollutants, especially polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs).

Human Toxicology

In its third year since returning to academia, the UI's program has had a positive impact on the field.

Gwyneth Rost

Speech Language Pathology student is seeking answers for why so many innocent people are in prison.

Graduate College Outstanding Faculty Mentor Award

Mentor award winners have made an impact on their students' lives.

Outstanding Graduate Student Senators

Graduate students honored with the prestigious Hancher-Finkbine Medallion.