March 2019 News

March 2019 News

University of Iowa graduate student Andrew Tubbs uses personal experiences and his passion for the arts to support and advocate for people with disabilities on campus and in the community.
Born with cerebral palsy, no one thought Tanner Salinas would live. Twenty-four years later, Salinas is a college graduate thanks to the UI College of Education’s REACH program, and is working for the Chicago Cubs.
A university search committee has announced the final candidate for the new associate vice president of diversity, equity, and inclusion at the University of Iowa.
Iowa Law student Winnie Uluocha established an endowment that will help cover the costs of visits to the College of Law for students from underrepresented groups. Uluocha, a member of the Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Committee at Iowa Law, hopes the endowment will create a more diverse campus.
Five individuals and two programs have been selected to receive 2019 Diversity Catalyst Awards. The Division of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion will also celebrate the awards’ 20th anniversary by introducing the DEI Legacy Award, recognizing individuals who have played an integral role in creating...
A university search committee has announced the first candidate for the new associate vice president of diversity, equity, and inclusion at the University of Iowa.
Katrina Sanders, University of Iowa College of Education associate professor, has been awarded a 2019 Sabbatical Research Grant, funded by the Lily Endowment through the Louisville Institute, to complete a book titled, “The Rise and Fall of Black Catholic Education in a Changing South, 1886-1976.”