Friday, January 29, 2016
WorldCanvass ad for January 2016

The University of Iowa is ranked among the top 35 public universities in the nation (U.S. News & World Report) and is renowned not only for its academic excellence but for its research profile.  But what does it mean to be a ‘research university?’  Joan Kjaer and her WorldCanvass guests discussed the answer to that question from multiple perspectives when they gathered on January 26 for a program called “Research to Real Life.” Below is a ReCap of the event with access to see and hear the full program.

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Part 1: The role of research in a public university

Part 2: "What's past is prologue"

Part 3: The virtual world


Part 1: The role of research in a public university

Part 2: "What's past is prologue"

Part 3: The virtual world