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Making a Difference in Water Quality

Posted on December 15th, 2011

IIHR alumnus J.V. Loperfido now works with the U.S. Geological Survey in Reston, Va., on a Mendenhall Postdoctoral Fellowship.

The UI wind turbine is specially designed for educational use.

Course Supports Sustainable Energy

Posted on June 7th, 2011

Students in the College of Engineering’s Experimental Engineering course are developing hands-on experience with a source of sustainable energy—The University of Iowa’s 37-foot wind turbine.

Young Problem-Solvers Visit LACMRERS

Posted on April 25th, 2011

Thirty-five student participants in the Future Problem Solvers program recently visited the Lucille A. Carver Mississippi River Environmental Research Station (LACMRERS) to learn more about water quality.

IIHR Associate Research Scientist Craig Just (center) with members of the UI's Sustainability Living-Learning Community.

Building Sustainable Communities

Posted on January 11th, 2011

IIHR Associate Research Scientist Craig Just says his students inspired him to think about sustainability. Now he serves as faculty adviser of The University of Iowa’s Sustainability Living-Learning Community, and he hopes to build a community that will help shape sustainable citizens of the future.

One of IIHR's several flumes, used for teaching and research

Consider Graduate Studies at IIHR

Posted on May 19th, 2010

IIHR graduate students obtain hands-on experience and training in site-specific investigations and field studies leading to cutting-edge degrees and careers.

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