By Tom Hanson (1960 B.S.M.E.)
Vice Chairman, Board of Directors
University of Iowa Foundation
My parents met at the University of Iowa, just as my wife, Nancy, and I did — and they were the first people who taught me about the value of private philanthropy to the university.
Tianjiao Wang, graduate teaching assistant in biomedical engineering, has received an Outstanding Teaching Assistant Award for 2015.
Wang was selected by the University of Iowa for her philosophy of teaching and learning, her classroom evaluations, and the strong support she garnered from students and faculty.
Several Engineering students were recently honored with a series of awards.
Brett Austin, biomedical engineering, and Harrison Freund, electrical engineering, received Rhodes Dunlap First-year Scholarships, an award established at the bequest of the UI Honors
Genetically modified organisms (GMOs) will be the subject of the 2015 Paul D. Scholz Symposium on Technology and its Role in Society to be held from 5:00 to 5:50 p.m. Thursday, April 16, at C20 Pomerantz Center.