Articles for September 2014

The Iowa Economic Development Authority (IEDA) board made awards totaling $600,000 to two Iowa City/Coralville area startup companies with close ties to the College of Engineering.
Eight recent alumni of the College of Engineering have been appointed to three-year terms on the Young Alumni Advisory Board.
The University of Iowa College of Engineering has introduced a new app to help students prepare for career fairs. The app is readily available for download to smart phones, tablets, and other portable devices using "uicareerfairplus."
The Iowa Board of Regents has given the University of Iowa permission to proceed with a capital improvement project for a South Annex Addition to the Seamans Center for the Engineering Arts and Sciences.
Part of the Board of Regents’ $649 million request in state appropriations for the 2016 budget year includes “special purpose” funds for things like a new University of Iowa institute focused on driverless vehicles and Iowa State University’s “agriculture experiment station.”