Current Issues and Politics

Eastern Iowa Rocks! An Introduction to Rockhounding in Iowa

Ray Anderson from the Cedar Valley Rocks and Minerals Society gives a brief overview of local geology and cool rocks to be found in Iowa.

This program is part of ICPL's 2018 Adult...

Current Issues and Politics

DNA Interest Group: Pharmacogenomics - How Genes Inform Drug Therapy

A discussion of how genetic variations can be used to predict an individual's response to certain pharmacological drugs. The presentation focuses on explaining the link between genetics and...

Current Issues and Politics

Rapid Response History - American Climate Policy from George H.W. Bush to Donald Trump

Tyler Priest, University of Iowa Associate Professor of History and Geography presents "American Climate Policy from George H.W. Bush to Donald Trump."

Sponsored by the University...

Current Issues and Politics

Rapid Response History: Elephants and Hunters in Africa

James Giblin, University of Iowa Professor of History presents "Elephants and Hunters in Africa."

Rapid Response History is sponsored by the University of Iowa Department of...

Current Issues and Politics

Obermann Conversations: Global Citizenship

Jason Harshman; assistant professor at the UI College of Education, Alisa Meggitt; teacher at North Central Junior High, and Caleb Elfenbein; associate professor at Grinnell College, discuss...

Current Issues and Politics

Wonk Wednesday: America Out of Paris

Silvia Secchi, associate professor in the UI Department of Geographical and Sustainability Sciences, and Public Policy Center Environmental Policy Research Program researcher, discusses the...

Current Issues and Politics

Rapid Response History - Biofuels in the US

Silvia Secchi, University of Iowa associate professor of Geographical and Sustainability Sciences presents "Liquid Gold or Fool's Gold? Biofuels in the US."

Rapid Response...

Current Issues and Politics

Rapid Response History - Who Invented Extinction?

University of Iowa Department of History lecturer, Elizabeth Yale, presents "Who Invented Extinction?"

Rapid Response History is sponsored by the University of Iowa Department of...

Current Issues and Politics

Rapid Response History - Imagining Climate in the Age of Romanticism

University of Iowa English professor, Eric Gidal, presents "Imagining Climate in the Age of Romanticism."

Rapid Response History is sponsored by the University of Iowa Department...

Current Issues and Politics

Rapid Response History - Indigenous Foodways and Biodiversity

Stephen Warren, associate professor of history, presents "Indigenous Foodways and Biodiversity."

Rapid Response History is sponsored by the University of Iowa Department of...

Current Issues and Politics