Kara Logsden

UI team leading way in highlighting, building impact of public libraries

The P3 supported project has been awarded multiple grants to find best practices and programs libraries can use to provide the best services and resources in their communities.
Jerry Anthony

Jerry Anthony receives Iowa City service award

Senior research fellow in the Social and Education Policy Research Program received the Linda Severson Award from the Iowa City Human Rights Commission.
Katie Gucik

A life-changing experience in Iowa’s Theatre Arts

Monday, December 11, 2023
Third-year MFA candidate in acting Katie Gucik revels in the enriching and collaborative opportunities offered in Iowa's Department of Theatre Arts.
Andrew Voigt

Goal: Drew Voigt's dissertation is a winner

Monday, December 11, 2023
The D.C. Spriestersbach Dissertation Prize winner's research focused on mechanisms of blinding diseases, such as age-related macular degeneration.
Sofia Sheikh

Sims Award winner's career took off in grad school

Monday, December 11, 2023
Sofia Sheikh earned a master's degree from the University of Iowa's Integrated Biology Program. Sheikh's research concluded that O. labotus is not one generalist parasitic wasp, but a complex of least sixteen different species.
Jessica Douglass-Eurich teaching a sociology class at North Hall.

Former SROP student returns to Iowa for PhD

Monday, December 11, 2023
After spending a summer in Iowa City as a Summer Research Opportunities Program (SROP) scholar, Jessica Douglass-Eurich decided to pursue her doctoral degree in sociology at the University of Iowa.
Alex Petrucci

The global impact of epilepsy research

Friday, December 8, 2023
Alex Petrucci researches the cause of chronic epilepsy developed after a person has a viral infection. After graduating from the University of Iowa in December 2022, Petrucci is currently a postdoctoral fellow at the University of Utah. Petrucci is the winner of the Graduate College’s 2023 Rex Montgomery Dissertation Prize Award.
DiCesare Headshot Photo

Centering care within archival research

Friday, December 8, 2023
Doctoral student Morgan DiCesare investigates caring relationships of trans people historically. As a result of this outstanding research, DiCesare is a recipient of the Graduate College’s 2023 Ballard and Seashore Dissertation Fellowship.
Carrie Schuettpelz

SPPA professor awarded the 2023 Whiting Creative Nonfiction Grant

Carrie Schuettpelz received the grant for her forthcoming book The Indian Card. The Whiting Creative Nonfiction Grant of $40,000 is awarded to writers in the process of finishing insightful and well-researched works of nonfiction.
Prarthana Parepalli

PhD student balances academics and family life

UI doctoral candidate Prarthana Parepalli planned to present her dissertation in mechanical engineering a month ahead of the anticipated arrival of her second child. Mother Nature had other ideas.