Wednesday, April 3rd, 2013
"Meme in America" was a presentation by School of the Art Institute of Chicago MA candidate, Sarah Hamilton, about how memes came to be and their impact the images of the 2012 U.S. general election.
Monday, April 1st, 2013
Jeffrey Weld and Rebecca Whitaker of the Iowa Governor's STEM Advisory Council spoke with Iowa legislators about STEM education policy at noon on April 1st at the Iowa State Capitol in Des Moines.
Thursday, March 28th, 2013
Dr. Mark L. Hatzenbuehler spoke on Thursday, March 28 at 11 a.m. in the College of Public Health about "Structural Stigma and the Health of Lesbian, Gay, and Bisexual Populations."
Wednesday, March 27th, 2013
UI Department of Geography professor Margaret Carrel joined the March 27th SSIG colloquium to present her lecture on the emergence of drug resistance in pathogens, such as Staphylococcus aureus (SA) bacteria and it's concern to the public health.
Monday, March 25th, 2013
Daniel Reed and David Hensley of the University of Iowa met with Iowa legislators to discussed potential strategies and partnerships with government and industry to build the 21st century economy in Iowa.
Wednesday, March 13th, 2013
Dr. Adam Gamoran of the University of Wisconsin, Madison presented "Causal Effects of Social Capital on Child Outcomes" at the Pappajohn Business Building room W401 on Wednesday, March 13 at noon until 1:30 pm.
Wednesday, February 27th, 2013
The February 27 SSIG colloquium, "Party Change and Women's Issues in the U.S. State Legislatures: The Case of the Washington House of Representatives" was lectured by UI political science professor Tracy Osborn.
Monday, February 25th, 2013 to Monday, April 8th, 2013
The Legislative Brown Bag Lunch and Learn Series events are designed to allow University of Iowa faculty to share their expertise with Iowa legislators on critical issues relevant to the current session.
Monday, February 25th, 2013
Changes in the way we cover, finance, and deliver health care are occurring rapidly. Some of this change is directly related to the Affordable Care Act (ACA), but some will happen regardless of the future of the ACA. Implications for legislation decision-making were discussed.
Tuesday, February 5th, 2013
Lieutenant Colonel Robert J. Darling spoke on Tuesday, February 5 at 7 p.m. in the Senate Chamber in the Old Capitol Museum. His presentation described the enormity of the crisis leadership decisions made on behalf of all Americans during the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks.