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Outreach & Engagement News

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UI College of Nursing partners with free medical clinic to expand care

April 13, 2018
A partnership between the UI College of Nursing and the Iowa City Free Medical and Dental Clinic provides the clinic with a nurse practitioner and a steady supply of nurse practitioner students to treat patients, most of whom have no health insurance and limited access to medical care.

University of Iowa social work professor honored for community advocacy

April 10, 2018
Sandra McGee, a Des Moines native and clinical assistant professor in the UI School of Social Work, responded to a series of fatal police shootings of black men by convening community forums that enhanced relationships between law enforcement and the African American community in Des Moines.

Cinematic Arts Students Sharing Talents with Middle School Students

April 10, 2018
On April 19, Bettendorf Middle School students are coming to campus to work with University of Iowa cinema students and Skype with A Quiet Place writers. Scott Beck and Bryan Woods (pictured left ), graduates of the University of Iowa as well as Bettendorf High School. The middle school students...