Board of Regents Newsletter: December 2023 Newsletter

More than 4,000 students earned degrees from Iowa's public universities at fall commencement ceremonies this month. University of Iowa - New Graduates Celebrated Iowa State University - Fall Commencement University of Northern Iowa - Celebrating Fall Graduates
Iowa's public universities wrap 2023 with a look back at their most impressive achievements. University of Iowa - 2023 Wrapped Iowa State University - 2023 Year In Review University of Northern Iowa - Top Moments of 2023
Heart rhythm issues, whether too slow or too fast, can cause significant mortality or morbidity in patients. Paari Dominic, MBBS, MPH, a cardiac electrophysiologist at University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics, focuses on the electric system of the heart to address these issues. “I take pride in the fact that...
A microbial sensor that helps identify and fight bacterial infections also plays a key role in the development of blood stem cells, valuable new insight in the effort to create patient-derived blood stem cells that could eliminate the need for bone marrow transplants. The discovery by a research team led...
Jerry Thiel, director of the University of Northern Iowa’s Foundry 4.0 Center, is the 2023 recipient of the Thomas E. Barlow Award of Honor from the Steel Founders’ Society of America (SFSA). Thiel was recognized with this honor during the 2023 National Technical & Operating Conference in Chicago. The Barlow...