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ISA 2022 Fall Symposium

The ISA Symposium is coming up Saturday, December 3rd from 10-noon. 
The event will feature a series of short talks from current ISA students! Great opportunity to hear about undergraduate research & tour a few research labs! Open to the public, live & on Zoom.

Great Job to the ISA Presenters at FURF 2022

Congratulations to our Science Alliance interns, IBA scholars, and students in the UI-MARC and UI-LSAMP programs for their poster presentations at FURF 2022.

Halloween in the Pathfinder Lab

Our two graduate ghouls had some great activities for Halloween. We viewed pumpkin cells and worms under microscopes, had an opportunity for dissection and a petting zoo with some very chill Hissing Cockroaches on loan from the entomology lab!

CLAS launches Engagement Hub to elevate community partnerships, outreach, and collaboration

The University of Iowa College of Liberal Arts and Sciences is expanding its outreach and engagement mission this year with the creation of the CLAS Engagement Hub. The hub will be anchored by the Magid Center for Writing and the Iowa Sciences Academy, and serve as the college’s official source for information, resources, and news about outreach and publicly engaged scholarship of CLAS faculty, staff, and students in the state of Iowa and beyond.

ISA Networking Event - Oct 19th @5:30pm

This is an opportunity to introduce meet experienced researchers in STEM fields on campus, such as Biology, Health & Human Physiology, Psychology, Chemistry, and more! Introduce yourself and learn more about topics such as: getting started in research, developing hands-on laboratory skills, and communicating research to the public. Enjoy refreshments and a chance to mingle, while satisfying your curiosity about scientific research!

Upcoming Events and Deadlines

Check out this page for upcoming events and professional development opportunities through the Fall 2022 semester.

Upcoming Professional Development Opportunities

Check out some of the Multicultural STEM Conference and Events this Fall!

Climate Change and Health (CCH) Research Internship Program

An opportunity for a diverse group of undergraduate students interested researching biological mechanisms that link climate change and health and translating research knowledge toward improving health in Iowa and the nation. Eligible students must identify as a member of an underrepresented group. Click for more information.

2022 Summer Undergraduate Research Conference

Students participating the the Iowa Sciences Academy Summer Program have the opportunity to present their research at the Summer Undergraduate Research Conference. This event was sponsored by the Office of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies. Join us to support our current Iowa Sciences Academy participants!

Wednesday, July 27th 1:30-4:30pm
IMU - Main Lounge

Upcoming Programs

Make sure to check out former IBA students Niko McCarty and Hannah Campbell in the upcoming programs!

Spotlight on Research by Trainees
Monday, July 11, 3:30-5pm

Exploring Future Careers with UI Graduates
Monday, July 18, 3:30-5pm