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Now Accepting First-Year Seminar Proposals for Fall 2020

We are now accepting First-Year Seminar proposals for fall 2020. First-Year Seminar instructors are highly engaged in student development and have an active, important role in their students' transition to college. As a result, First-Year Seminars introduce new, first year students to important principles and academic expectations that will help them be successful at the University of Iowa. In addition, First-Year Seminars provide students with an opportunity to work closely with UI faculty, instructional staff, or a senior-level administrator.  

Iowa Global Health Network (IGHN)

Dear Colleagues,

International Programs is pleased to announce the launch of the Iowa Global Health Network (IGHN)!

The Iowa Global Health Network aims to provide an interdisciplinary and intercollegiate platform for faculty and staff at the University of Iowa with an interest in real world health problems and challenges. The network will facilitate opportunities for increased interaction and the development of new scholarly and clinical initiatives, and will foster collaboration among those interested in global health at the University of Iowa.  

FERPA Training Requirements for Instructors

The Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) is a federal law that establishes confidentiality requirements and student rights to inspect and review education records.  All UI instructors, including TAs and Adjuncts, are required to complete the online FERPA training module and quiz at least once during their employment at the University.  After having completed the training, instructors will be required to attest to an Annual Certification Notic