The University of Iowa


Date: 03/22/2018

Registration for the “I’m the First” First Generation Summit will close on Wednesday, March 28. I encourage faculty and staff to consider registering for this program here:

Date: 03/21/2018


Nominations are now being accepted for the 2018 International Impact Award.

The International Impact Award recognizes distinguished alumni and other individuals with significant ties to the UI who have made important contributions internationally or, in the case of international alumni, abroad in their home countries.

Date: 03/19/2018

I am writing to announce the following award with an April 1, 2018 deadline.

Provost’s Global Forum

Date: 03/14/2018

I am excited to announce that the 2019-2020 competition for the Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program is now open! The Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program offers teaching, research and combination teaching/research awards in 137 countries for the 2019-2020 academic year. Opportunities are available for university faculty and administrators as well as for professionals, artists, journalists, scientists, lawyers, independent scholars and many others. 

Date: 03/09/2018

Please add to your calendar and distribute widely.  This is the fourth lecture in the “Commitment to Internationalization” series and is intended to spark further conversation around our Internationalization Vision.  I hope you will be able to attend.


The University of Iowa is pleased to invite you to a special event in the Commitment to Internationalization lecture series.

Exploring the Value of Strategic International Science Engagement

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Date: 02/28/2018

With Lon Moeller leaving the UI at the end of March to become provost Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, the Office of the Provost is beginning the search for his successor as associate provost for undergraduate education and dean of University College. 


Tom Rice, special assistant to the provost, will chair the committee.  The other committee members are:


Date: 02/16/2018

I am writing to announce the following award with an April 1, 2018 deadline.

 Provost’s Global Forum

Date: 01/30/2018



TO:            Deans, Directors and Departmental Executive Officers

FROM:      Thomas Schmidt, Chair, Council on Teaching

DATE:       January 20, 2018

The University of Iowa Council on Teaching announces the 29th annual Outstanding Teaching Assistant Awards and invites nominations for 2017-18.  This award recognizes teaching assistants who have demonstrated outstanding ability as teachers at the University of Iowa. 

Date: 01/30/2018

Dear Members of the University Community:     

The first University of Iowa Faculty and Staff Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Survey is currently underway.  The survey should take approximately 10-15 minutes to complete and it is open until February 28, 2018.  You can take it here:

Date: 01/26/2018

TO:     All Faculty, Staff, and Students


FROM:   Associate Provost Lon Moeller


DATE:   January 2018


RE:     Call for Nominations: The Lola Lopes Award for Undergraduate Student Advocacy