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Two Faculty Promoted to Professor

Monday, May 20, 2024
Congratulations to Haifeng Qian and Phuong Nguyen on their well-deserved promotions to full professor, effective July 1st.
Jim Schwab holding HMDR award

Alum Receives Prestigious Service Award

Thursday, May 16, 2024
Jim Schwab, FAICP, has received the 2024 Jennifer Ellison Distinguished Service Award, presented by the Hazard Mitigation and Disaster Recovery (HMDR) Planning Division of the American Planning Association. The award honors exceptional volunteer service to the Division.
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Sharing SPPA Work Across Iowa with State Legislators

Friday, April 19, 2024
Two University of Iowa students in the School of Planning and Public Affairs met with state legislators in Des Moines during Hawkeye Caucus Day. They showcased their capstone projects which are benefiting communities across Iowa.
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Zuhlke Paper Published on Advantage of Nonprofit Engagement in Local Policy Agendas Regarding Climate Change

Tuesday, April 9, 2024
We’re happy to share that professor Sam Zuhlke’s article, “Strike While the Iron is Hot: Land Trusts, Temperature Anomalies, and Agenda Setting for Local Open Space Referenda” has been published in the journal Nonprofit Policy Forum.
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Beyza Çikmaz – Class of 2024

Friday, April 5, 2024
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Josh Squires - Class of 2025

Friday, April 5, 2024
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Melanie Comer - Class of 2024

Friday, April 5, 2024