Articles from March 2019


Lindquist Center Renovation

Planned renovations for the Lindquist Center will provide a collaborative, cutting-edge learning environment that fosters student success.

Retirements: Renita Schmidt

Renita Schmidt (PhD ’05) has dedicated her life to inspiring a love for literature.

Generations of Hawkeyes

Hawkeye teaching runs in the family

Class Notes

New jobs? Promotions? Special awards and recognitions? Read on, reconnect, and catch up with fellow alumni.

Student Spotlight: Talia Buss

Elementary Education student and short sprinter, Talia Buss, uses her passion and dedication on the track and in the classroom.

Bowman explores achieving equitable college student outcomes in STEM fields

Nick Bowman and colleagues are exploring how to help college students from marginalized and underrepresented groups be more successful in STEM fields, thanks to a nearly $1.5-million-dollar National Science Foundation grant. Bowman, a professor of Higher Education and Student Affairs and director of the Center for Research on Undergraduate Education, serves as the grant co-principal investigator...

Hitting it out of the ballpark

UI REACH alumnus Tanner Salinas lands dream job with Chicago Cubs.

Q&A with Casey Kreiter

Casey Kreiter (MA '13) is a long snapper for the Denver Broncos and Hawkeye Teacher.

Chung to lead advisory board

Jhoon “Jake” Chung (BA ’96) shared inspiration and insights at graduation.

Iowa Board of Regents honor Assouline, Warren

Two University of Iowa Alumna were honored by the Iowa Board of Regents in 2018 for their valuable contributions to the university's core mission of teaching, service, and research.