• Monday, September 17th, 2012

    Director of the environmental policy research program, Jonathan Carlson, taught an eight hour class on water as part of the Senior College.

  • Sunday, September 16th, 2012

    Peter Damiano joined Tim Charles, President and CEO of Mercy Medical Center, and Gary Sinard, member of the Executive Committee of the Libertarian Party, in discussing Medicaid expansion in Iowa.

  • Tuesday, August 21st, 2012

    The 2010 Iowa Household Health Survey and Peter Damiano were featured on Iowa Public Radio's news program "Talk of Iowa" on Tuesday, August 21 with host Charity Nebbe.

  • Sunday, August 12th, 2012

    PPC Director, Peter Damiano, appeared on the television program "Ethical Perspectives on the News" on Sunday, August 12 on KCRG.

  • Thursday, May 10th, 2012

    UI Law Professor Sheldon Kurtz, PPC Director Peter Damiano and Iowa Policy Project Researcher Andrew Cannon discussed the constitutionality of the Patient Affordable Care Act, currently under review by the United States Supreme Court at the Iowa City Public Library on May 10th, 2012.

  • Thursday, April 26th, 2012

    Gerardo Sandoval, an Assistant Professor of Planning, Public Policy and Management at the University of Oregon, visited the University of Iowa campus on April 26th to discuss the transnational effects of the 2008 meatpacking facility raid in Postville, Iowa, and its impact on the economic fortunes of Postville and El Rosario, Guatemala.

  • Wednesday, April 11th, 2012

    Freda Lynn, Professor, Sociology

  • Tuesday, April 10th, 2012

    The University of Iowa Interdisciplinary Health Group held its 13th Annual Student Interdisciplinary Health Research Poster Session on Tuesday, April 10, 2012 in the First Floor Atrium, Eckstein Medical Research Building (EMRB).

  • Wednesday, April 4th, 2012

    Fifty years ago, organized labor claimed nearly 40 percent of the private labor force; today, that number has dropped to 7 percent and organized labor has become just another “special interest” in party politics. Cornell labor scholar Lance Compa looks at the causes and consequences of this dramatic reversal in fortune, not only for American workers and politics, but also in an international context.

  • Monday, April 2nd, 2012

    Bill Strickland is the President and CEO of Manchester Bidwell Corporation and its subsidiaries, Manchester Craftsmen's Guild (MCG), and Bidwell Training Center (BTC).

    Strickland is nationally recognized as a visionary leader who authentically delivers educational and cultural opportunities to students and adults within an organizational culture that fosters innovation, creativity, responsibility and integrity.