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2024 Latham Project Engage Showcase set for April 27

Saturday, April 27, 2024
The 2024 Latham Project Engage Showcase will be on Saturday, April 27 in Kollros Auditorium (BBE) from 9:30 -11:30 am. The event will highlight the group and individual projects from fourteen Latham Fellows. Projects include illustrated books and educational brochures with activities for kids, board games, videos and podcasts, and more!

Latham Application Deadline Extended to April 19, 2024

Friday, April 19, 2024
The Latham Fellowship is an opportunity for undergraduate student researchers to develop skills in science communication and engagement. The application deadline has been extended until April 12!

Dr. Lori Adams receives CLAS Distinguished Professor of Instruction Award

Friday, April 19, 2024
This award recognizes candidates who excel in teaching, institutional, and professional service in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.

Synthesis Journal Forum on April 18

Thursday, April 18, 2024
Are You the next published author? Come to this event to learn more about how to publish in Synthesis, a student-run and edited digital journal. All University of Iowa students can submit if the content is related to science outreach & engagement!

ISA Students Present at Spring 2024 SURF

Thursday, April 4, 2024
Nine Iowa Sciences Academy students presented their work at the 2024 Spring Undergraduate Research Festival - Waad Abdella, Nicole Boodhoo, Fabiola Castaneda-Santiago, Molly Guerra, Mary Haag, Natalie Kehrli, Alexia Lynn, Precious Pate, and Morgan Anderson. Congrats to all!

ISA Featured in the Biology 2023 Newsletter

Tuesday, February 6, 2024
The Iowa Sciences Academy was featured in an article, "Supporting Student Success in the Sciences," in the Department of Biology 2023 Newsletter.

Dare to Discover 2024 - Seven ISA Students Featured

Friday, January 19, 2024
The Dare to Discover campaign, sponsored by the Office of the Vice President for Research, showcases researchers, scholars, and creators from across the University of Iowa.

ISA publishes the Fall 2023 Newsletter

Tuesday, January 2, 2024
ISA published its Fall 2023 Newsletter featuring student conference presentation and research highlights, program information, and a spotlight on the Blumberg Lab. Find a link to the full Newsletter by clicking on the headline title!

MARC Fellowship for 2024-2025 Priority Deadline is February 1, 2024

Tuesday, January 2, 2024
The ​​​​​​​Iowa Sciences Academy is seeking underrepresented students interested in a career in research to join our close-knit community of students, faculty and staff.  If you are planning on graduating in SP2025 or SP2026, interested in a career in research, and committed to pursuing a PhD in science after graduation, click here to learn how to apply!

LSAMP Student Jacques Bugumba presents at LMSRCE in Oak Brook, IL

Friday, December 15, 2023
Jacques Bugumba, a current LSAMP student in Biomedical Engineering, recently presented his research at a regional conference in Oak Brook, Illinois