Tuesday, April 12th, 2011
The PPC Human Factors & Vehicle Safety Program continues to study the effectiveness of cameras in cars to help teens hone their driving skills and how the technology reduces unsafe driving events.
Monday, April 4th, 2011
How can the Midwest begin to move toward a sustainable future? Dr. Tracey Holloway, Director of the Center for Sustainability and the Global Environment at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, leads an interdisciplinary team of 30+ researchers who study connections between climate, land use, food, biodiversity, human health, and energy systems.
Monday, March 28th, 2011
Phuong Nguyen presented a study examining whether municipalities respond symmetrically to increase and reductions in state education aid at the Association of Education Finance and Policy.
Thursday, March 24th, 2011
Kevin Leicht and a research summit organizing committee will host a summit with the goal to promote large-scale, team-based interdisciplinary research generating breakthrough knowledge for major advancement.
Tuesday, March 22nd, 2011
The School of Urban and Regional Planning and the Public Policy Center are pleased to announce that Jay Chatterjee, Dean Emeritus of the School of Design, Architecture, Art, and Planning at the University of Cincinnati, will present "University of Cincinnati: Transformation of a Campus 1985-2005."
Sunday, March 20th, 2011
Peter Damiano spoke with Iowa Public Radio about the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and its effect on Iowa.
Wednesday, March 16th, 2011
Kevin Leicht addressed the slowly improving unemployment figures in reflection to an Iowa City Press-Citizen article which pointed out that numbers may be deceiving.
Tuesday, March 15th, 2011
The University of Iowa Interdisciplinary Health Group will award UI students working on health-related research on Tuesday, April 26.
Saturday, February 26th, 2011
Kevin Leicht addressed Iowa City's sanctuary city proposal stating that, "It's partly a way to say this is a welcoming place for diverse groups of people..."
Friday, February 25th, 2011
Iowa state Senators Jack Hatch and Joe Bolkcom discussed the implementation of health care reform activities on March 4th.