Thursday, April 23rd, 2020
Several of the Public Policy Center's (PPC) research fellows and affiliates were interviewed for "Pandemic Insights," a series of YouTube videos presented by the Obermann Center.
Monday, April 20th, 2020
Melissa Tully, senior research fellow in the Media, Policy, and Public Opinion Research Program and associate professor in the School of Journalism and Mass Communication, will be teaching a graduate seminar on media and activism in the Fall 2020 semester.
Monday, April 13th, 2020
One of David Cwiertny's students has shifted her focus from creating water filtration devices to creating air filters for personal protective equipment (PPE) masks. Madeline Jensen, a UI graduate student in sustainable water development is unable to work on her research other than reading and writing on it, is putting her extra time toward making the air filters.
Wednesday, April 8th, 2020
Ars Technica, a publication devoted to technology, featured the UI National Advanced Driving Simulator (NADS) in a recent publication. The mission of Ars Technica is to be "technically savvy, up-to-date, and more fun" than other tech publications. Automotive editor Jonathan M. Gitlin visited NADS and wrote about his experience. You can read his article here.
Monday, April 6th, 2020
Ethan Rogers, Alex Sukalski, and Mark Berg have developed a webpage to track the statistics, news, and policy decisions relevant to the impact of COVID-19 on Iowa’s state prisons and county jails.
Thursday, March 26th, 2020
As part of the annual Science of Health Equity Summit, this webinar is a discussion about the intersection of the criminal justice system and health disparities. Hear from panelists working to disrupt these links.
Friday, March 20th, 2020
Jerry Anthony, Senior Research Fellow, Social and Education Policy Research Program, was selected to be inducted to the American Institute of Certified Planner's (AICP) College of Fellows.
Thursday, February 27th, 2020
Researchers in the Communication Studies Department and Couple and Family Therapy at the University of Iowa invite you to participate in an online survey that examines emerging adult's uncertainty management and relationships. The purpose of the study is to compare emerging adults who have experienced infidelity in a relationship to emerging adults who have not. Of those who have not experienced an affair, we want to understand how experiences shape perceptions of relationships.
Monday, February 24th, 2020
Corinne Peek-Asa, distinguished research fellow in the Transportation and Vehicle Safety and Crime and Justice Policy Research Programs, associate dean for research in the College of Public Health, and professor in the Department of Occupational and Environmental Health, delivered the 37th Annual Presidential Lecture on Sunday, February 16.
Friday, February 21st, 2020
The University of Iowa planning committee for the Commemoration of Women's Suffrage Centennial is hosting a student essay competition: