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Julianna Pacheco 2024 Carnegie Fellow

Julianna Pacheco named as a 2024 Andrew Carnegie Fellow

As a Carnegie Fellow, her project, “The Deadly Effects of Partisanship,” will provide a clearer understanding of how physicians are both the cause and the potential solution to the political polarization of health.
Julie Pacheco news profile

Pacheco receives grant for research on Latino community

Professor Julianna Pacheco received funding from County Health Rankings and Roadmaps for her research on political and community power in Latino communities.
Tom Rice

Tom Rice Retires

Wednesday, March 6, 2024
Professor Tom Rice retired after many years as a faculty member and leader within the University of Iowa. We wish Tom the best in his new adventures!
Delaney Behning Internship Scholarship

Delaney Behning, 2023 Internship Scholarship Recipient

Monday, March 4, 2024
Thanks to an internship scholarship, junior Delaney Behning spent last summer as a Government Relations Intern with the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association (NRECA) in Arlington, VA.
Yunseo Ki

Yunseo Ki, Making an Impact

Monday, March 4, 2024
As leader of the Basic Needs team, senior Yunseo Ki has made an impressive impact at the Iowa Food Pantry as a dedicated advocate for student welfare.
Remembering Douglas K. Madsen (1938-2024)

Remembering Political Scientist Douglas K. Madsen (1938-2024)

Monday, March 4, 2024
Michael S. Lewis-Beck shares his remembrance of former faculty member Douglas K. Madsen (1938-2024).
Hagle portrait

UI expert explains the difference between a caucus and primary

Iowa Caucus expert Dr. Timothy Hagle explains the difference between a caucus and primary.
Poligram 2023

2023 Poligram

Read the latest issue of the Poligram, our annual alumni newsletter showcasing news and accomplishments of our students, faculty, and alumni.
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Congratulations Dr. Kuznetsova and Dr. Yu

Thursday, November 30, 2023
Congratulations to Erico Yu and Daria Kuznetsova on their successful dissertation defenses.
CLAS couple

Married CLAS faculty members earn teaching awards for 2022-23 school year

Fred Boehmke and Cynthia Farthing each received a Collegiate Teaching Award, which is presented annually to faculty members who show exemplary performance in their work.