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Liz Hergert voted president-elect of Career Professionals of Iowa

Liz Hergert, career advisor for Career Services in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, has been voted president-elect of Career Professionals of Iowa (CPI) for 2022-2023. Hergert will ascend to the position of president for 2023-2024. During the following year, she will serve as past president. CPI is a network of educators, employers, students … Continue reading Liz Hergert voted president-elect of Career Professionals of Iowa

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National Weather Association honors William Gallus with Dr. T. Theodore Fujita Research Achievement award for 2022

William Gallus, professor in the Department of Geological and Atmospheric Sciences, has earned the 2022 Dr. T. Theodore Fujita Research Achievement award from the National Weather Association (NWA). This award is presented to an NWA member whose research has made a significant contribution to operational meteorology. Gallus won the award for his decades of achievements … Continue reading National Weather Association honors William Gallus with Dr. T. Theodore Fujita Research Achievement award for 2022

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Junqi Li awarded $313,600 National Institutes of Health grant

Junqi Li, assistant professor in the Department of Chemistry, has been awarded a grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) for her research “Atom-swapping reaction sequences enabled by decarbonylation and decarboxylation.” The $313,600 grant, issued by the NIH’s National Institute of General Medical Sciences, will fund Li’s studies until May 2023. Li’s research in … Continue reading Junqi Li awarded $313,600 National Institutes of Health grant

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Novotny Lawrence named editor of The Journal of Popular Culture

Novotny Lawrence, associate professor in the Greenlee School of Journalism and Communication and the Department of English, has been named editor of The Journal of Popular Culture. The Journal of Popular Culture is the premier peer-reviewed journal devoted to examining the study of popular culture. It is the official publication of the Popular Culture Association. … Continue reading Novotny Lawrence named editor of The Journal of Popular Culture

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Michael Bugeja publishes several opinion and analysis pieces

Michael Bugeja, Distinguished Professor in the Greenlee School of Journalism and Communication, penned several opinion pieces which are featured in high-profile publications. Bugeja authored, “Journalists should better define ‘RINO’ to disempower its autocratic use” for the Poynter Institute, a non-profit media institute, newsroom and research organization. A recent issue of The Department Chair features Bugeja’s … Continue reading Michael Bugeja publishes several opinion and analysis pieces