Grant Connection - April 2014 (Mar 31, 2014)

We are past the halfway mark of the semester, but you may not have had an opportunity to think about grants yet. If you want to get an idea of what's out there, please check out the events and opportunities in this month's issue of Grant Connection.

Student Grant Spotlight: Michelle Rogers and Ah Young Shin (Mar 31, 2014)

Michelle Rogers and Ah Young Shin (PhD students, Educational Psychology program) were recently awarded $500 from the College of Education Graduate Student Research Fund to fund their research on examining the test fairness review process.

Help the College of Education WIN the B1G "March Like-ness" competition (Mar 24, 2014)

You can help prove the University of Iowa College of Education has the best students, alumni, and friends in the Big Ten. And you might even take home a prize for your effort!

Hometown Hawkeye: Al Ruffalo (MA '75) (Mar 23, 2014)

Ruffalo says the skills he learned in the College of Education are a major influence on the multi-million, multi-national company he leads.

Hometown Hawkeye: Dr. Paula Vincent (Mar 23, 2014)

“My experience at the University of Iowa College of Education was the perfect combination of practical exposure in the field, but also technical education,” says Vincent. “I will be forever appreciative of the professors that worked with me.”

Sharing STEM knowledge (Mar 03, 2014)

Five of the more than 150 Iowa high school students from across the state were chosen to advance to a national conference after presenting their original research on the UI campus during the 2014 Iowa Regional Junior Science and Humanities Symposium.

Morphew named executive associate dean in UI College of Education (Feb 27, 2014)

This is a recently created position in the college, and Morphew is the first person to fill the role. The executive associate dean for research and innovation will help the college increase its research capacity and contributions to community engagement and economic development.

College of Education showcases student research on diversity (Feb 18, 2014)

“This is our best to event to honor student research,” says Dean Colangelo. “We are able to look to the past and honor Martin Luther King, but also look to the future of diversity.”

Grant Connection - January 2014 (Feb 04, 2014)

We hope you all had a restful winter break! Grant Connection is an e-newsletter that keeps students updated on the latest funding opportunities, events, and resources. This month, we're highlighting a new peer-to-peer consultation service for students conducting research in the College of Education.

Student Research: Junfei Lu (Feb 03, 2014)

Meet Junfei Lu. Junfei is a PhD student in the Rehabilitation Counselor Education program. Last year, Junfei was awarded over $200 from the College of Education Graduate Student Research fund to conduct research on college students' perceptions of microaggressions toward people with disabilities.