UI adds new areas of study

Introducing Public Policy, Leadership, Arabic, Cultural Competence The University of Iowa has recently added several new academic programs to its lineup of more than 100 areas of study for undergraduate students. The school now offers a BA in Ethics & Public Policy, a certificate in Critical Cultural Competence, a certificate in Leadership Studies, and a minor Arabic.

General Education Program changes

Changes affect students in liberal arts and business The University of Iowa College of Liberal Arts and Sciences and the UI Tippie College of Business are making changes to their General Education Program requirements. The changes will be effective beginning with students enrolling for Summer Session 2011.

Parklawn to house transfer students

Reopened residence hall to serve returning & transfer students Beginning in the fall of 2010, Parklawn Residence Hall will house Community 234, a program developed to provide a living experience tailored for returning and transfer students. Room options will include 1-bedroom and studio “apartments” with double occupancy.