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BY: DANA DOMINGUEZ | 2019.03.07 | 02:44 PM Five individuals and two programs have been selected to receive 2019 Diversity Catalyst Awards. The Division of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DDEI) will also celebrate the awards’ 20th anniversary by introducing the DEI Legacy Award, created to...
Lilián Sánchez, vice president of University of Iowa Student Government and a first-generation student, has helped organize the inaugural First-Generation Summit to help others overcome obstacles she faced as the first person in her family to attend college.
A University of Iowa study shows that college admission officers are more likely to accept low-income students if they have a better understanding of the high schools those students attend. The findings will be discussed at a May 22 symposium at the UI College of Education.