Articles from 2011

Teacher Librarians

SLIS secure a national grant from the Institute for Museum and Library Services for two cohorts of students to go through a two-year program to become certified teacher librarians.
Tara Maga

Tara Maga

Ph.D candidate in genetics is researching genetic mutations that cause atypical hemolytic-uremic syndrome (aHUS).
D.C. Spriestersbach

Duane C. Spriestersbach

Beloved former Graduate College Dean never saw himself as the star of the show.
Si-Chi Chin

Si-Chi Chin

Informatics scholar focuses her research on Wikipedia vandalism.
Rupa Gupta

Rupa Gupta

Ph.D. candidate in the Neuroscience Interdisciplinary Graduate Program received a perfect 1.0 score on her National Research Service Award grant application.
Ronald Bedford

Ronald Bedford

Former paramedic from Cedar Rapids earns the 2010 University of Iowa L.B. Sims Outstanding Master's Thesis Award.
Liver-stage parasite

Postdocs' Malaria Research

Postdoctoral fellows in microbiology at the University of Iowa have helped discover a potential vaccination approach to fight malaria.
Perry Howell

Perry Howell

Howell researches how child surveillance technologies hold the promise of reducing parental angst.
2010 Faculty Mentor Award winners

Graduate College Mentor Awards

Carolyn Colvin, James Gloer, Padmini Srinivasan, and Kathy Schuh earned top recognition from The University of Iowa Graduate College for excellence in mentoring graduate students.
Orat Wangpradit

Orarat Wangpradit

Wangpradit, who earned a Ph.D. in human toxicology in 2011, researches toxic chemicals called PCBs.