Articles from March 2021

PATCH program volunteers working on a roof

Alumni Take Leading Role in Derecho Response Initiative

Friday, March 12, 2021
Several graduates of the Urban and Regional Planning master’s program have played an integral part in derecho response efforts in Cedar Rapids by collaborating with others in the community on a targeted relief program.
Aerial shot of the Pappajohn Business Building and Gilmore Hall along the T. Anne Cleary Walkway

Business Analytics Program Builds Impressive Reputation

Friday, March 12, 2021
Demand for the business analytics M.S. program at Iowa is soaring, with its focus on skill development and business community engagement attracting the attention of both students and employers.
Ariana Shahnazi

Finding Ways to Better Support Cancer Survivors

Friday, March 12, 2021
Ariana Shahnazi’s dissertation investigates what forms of social support are most effective for breast cancer survivors in Iowa.
Abylay Zhexembay

Statistician Shares Passion for Actuarial Science

Wednesday, March 10, 2021
Abylay Zhexembay is following his passion in graduate school and sharing it with his students.
Yiran Li

MFA art student shares passion for 3D design

Yiran Li enjoys how Iowa allows its students the freedom to design their curriculum.