IOWA CITY, IOWA (June 12, 2019) — The University of Iowa has announced the names of more than 600 students who were named to the President's List for academic achievement during the spring 2019 semesters

IOWA CITY, IOWA (May 22/2019) — More than 100 Iowa City-area elementary-school students participated in Healthy LifeStars, an initiative from the University of Iowa College of Public Health staffed by current UI students that fights childhood obesity by encouraging students to be more active and eat more nutritious food. Childhood obesity has become a serious public health-issue in the US, as more and more children are classified as significantly overweight.

IOWA CITY, IOWA (May 15, 2019) -- Eight students were recognized with scholarships to honor their work and commitment to women's issues, diversity, and social activism at the University of Iowa's annual Celebration of Excellence and Achievement Among Women.

The honorees included:

Charlotte Gude, from Burnsville, Minnesota, an undergraduate in political science and social justice, in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences (CLAS), received the Adele Kimm Scholarship.

IOWA CITY, IA (May 15, 2019) — Dexter Golinghorst of Walcott, Iowa, was among the University of Iowa students, faculty, staff, and alumni who received some of the institution's highest honors on April 23 at the 102nd Finkbine Dinner.

IOWA CITY, IOWA (05/13/2019) — A team of eight undergraduate and graduate University of Iowa students studying in the College of Public Health along with instructor Jeff Dawson in March traveled to Xicotepec, a small city in central-eastern Mexico, as part of a weeklong, interdisciplinary service-learning course.

IOWA CITY, IOWA (March 26, 2019) — More than 1,700 current University of Iowa students collaborated to raise almost $3 million in financial support for the UI Stead Family Children's Hospital as participants in the 25th annual UI Dance Marathon.

During the February 1-2 event at the Iowa Memorial Union, student participants unveiled the total of $2,960,403.25, which supports pediatric-oncology patients and their families at the hospital and advances cancer research.

IOWA CITY, IOWA (March 6, 2019) — More than 40 University of Iowa students are featured in the UI's annual "Dare to Discover" street banner campaign which launched shortly after the new year in downtown Iowa City. The campaign recognizes the significant contributions undergraduate and graduate students make to research, scholarship, and discovery at the University of Iowa.