Research Events at the UI

HawkIRB External IRB Training

HawkIRB External IRB Training

Monday, September 23, 2019, 11:30am to 1:00pm

Researchers must submit a HawkIRB application even when the project is overseen by another IRB. This training provides an orientation to the HawkIRB New Project form and the University of Iowa review process for studies that have an external IRB of record. When there is an external IRB, the HawkIRB form collects basic information to ensure compliance with institutional policies and procedures and state regulations. Even if you have already filled out an external HawkIRB application, this...

Rebuilding Nature’s Relationships at Home

Rebuilding Nature’s Relationships at Home

Thursday, September 26, 2019, 6:30pm to 8:00pm

Join Doug Tallamy, author of Bringing Home Nature, and Professor and Chair of the Department of Entomology and Wildlife Ecology at the University of Delaware, as he presents “Rebuilding Nature’s Relationships at Home.”...

Obermann Humanities 3MT Competition

Obermann Humanities 3MT Competition

Friday, September 27, 2019, 4:00pm to 5:30pm

On Friday, September 27, from 4:00–5:30 p.m. at the Iowa City Public Library (Room A), the Obermann Center will host a Humanities Three-Minute Thesis (3MT) competition, especially designed to feature the work of UI humanities graduate students. The 3MT competition challenges graduate students to articulate their complex research clearly and concisely to non-specialist audiences; the goal of presenters is to present their research in three minutes or fewer. The winner of the Obermann...

How to Complete a HawkIRB New Project Application Part 1

How to Complete a HawkIRB New Project Application Part 1

Monday, September 30, 2019, 10:30am to 12:00pm

This is part one of a two-part training providing an overview of the HawkIRB New Project Application, including guidance to assist you in responding to many of the questions in the form. Additional trainings on modifications to IRB applications and external IRB applications are also available. See calendar for event dates and times....

Write Nite

Write Nite

Thursday, October 3, 2019, 5:00pm to 6:30pm

Experienced, aspiring, and amateur writers alike: this summer, make our museums your muse....