• Monday, December 20th, 2010

    The Hawkeye Poll found that 52 percent of respondents did not believe the United States would win the war in Afghanistan while 57 percent support maintaining troop presence for at least another year.

  • Wednesday, December 15th, 2010

    The Iowa Social Science Research Center has completed the move to the newly-renovated space on the 8th floor of the Jefferson Building located in downtown Iowa City.

  • Monday, December 13th, 2010

    The Hawkeye Poll found that 65 percent of those polled favored the legalization of marijuana for medical purposes.

  • Monday, December 6th, 2010

    The Office for the Vice President for Research announced the opening of the Social Science Funding Program which will provide seed funding to collect pilot data or other preliminary work.

  • Wednesday, October 27th, 2010

    Hawkeye Poll callers will poll Americans on post-election political attitudes towards current issues such as immigration, special-interest groups and same-sex marriage.

  • Thursday, October 14th, 2010

    Kevin Leicht spoke with AMERICORP volunteers about the problems associated with tracking, studying and eliminating poverty in the United States on September 14th.

  • Sunday, October 10th, 2010

    Kevin Leicht discussed how trends in household debt and the rising costs of college and health care are "squeezing" the middle class in an article discussed on

  • Monday, August 30th, 2010

    The expansion of the Iowa Social Science Research Center was recently featured in the Daily Iowan.

  • Thursday, August 26th, 2010

    The Directorate for the Social, Behavioral, and Economic Sciences of the National Science Foundation is seeking to frame innovative research that enhances fundamental knowledge and benefits society for the year 2020 and beyond.

  • Monday, August 9th, 2010

    The Iowa Social Science Research Center has been reformulated as a campus-wide resource for social scientists seeking external grant funding.