Articles from December 2020

Ryan Tribble

Classics student nominated for MAGS Teaching Award

PhD candidate Ryan Tribble is being acknowledged for his dynamic approach and dedication to teaching.
Alexandra Curtis

Biostatistician develops model to improve clinical trials process

Alexandra Curtis is interested in making the development process for new treatments and drugs more efficient.
Brandon MacDougall

Exploring urban predator distributions in the Corn Belt

Graduate College fellow Brandon MacDougall conducts his research using geographic information systems (GIS) coupled with data collected from camera traps.
Mengtian Chen

An unconventional approach to learning foreign languages

Mengtian Chen is researching ways to improve speaking fluency in a second language more efficiently.
University of Iowa MFA student Kelly Clare.

Sculptor makes magic out of everyday objects

Kelly Clare's artwork titled, "Bread Net" received the Jurors Choice Award at the 2020 MFA Online Exhibition, "RAW", sponsored by the University of Montana.
Debbie Thurmond

Alumna is game-changer in diabetes research

Biochemistry PhD graduate Debbie Thurmond, director of the City of Hope's Diabetes & Metabolism Research Institute, studies the inner workings of how beta cells in the pancreas release insulin.