Events for the week of September 19th

  • Week of Sunday, September 19

Toxicology and Environmental Crime: Transcending Borders and Answering “So what?”

Monday, September, 20 - 12:30 pm

As part of our annual Global Public Health Week, the College of Public Health will be hosting featured speaker Kristen Keteles, PhD, of the EPA National Enforcement Investigations Center. This...

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National Postdoc Appreciation Week: Postdoc Info Fair & Lunch

Tuesday, September, 21 - 11:00 am

Interested in how to access campus resources? Come and learn about what on campus units provide services for postdocs and how to access them. Bring your questions! Headshots available on location....

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TriNetX Training

Tuesday, September, 21 - 2:00 pm

TriNetX analytics training TriNetX Analytics is a new functionality within the TriNetX toolset. You will be able to explore and compare cohorts, review cohort characteristics and compare outcomes...

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IIPHRP Global Health Case Competition Information Session

Tuesday, September, 21 - 2:00 pm

The annual IIPHRP Global Health Case Competition will take place this fall and student registration open through September 23rd! Interested in competing but not sure if this experience is for you?...

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Diversity Networking Night

Tuesday, September, 21 - 6:30 pm

The College of Engineering at the University of Iowa seeks to grow and learn about the ways in which we can increase representation. The Diversity Networking Night, presented by the National Society...

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Research Scholars Workshop: Introduction to LaTeX Editor, Overleaf

Wednesday, September, 22 - 1:30 pm

LaTeX not only creates professional-looking documents but also allows you to tackle the more complicated parts of typesetting, such as inputting mathematics, creating tables of contents,...

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National Postdoc Appreciation Week: "Where are they now? Reconnecting w/ UI Postdoc Alumni"

Wednesday, September, 22 - 3:00 pm

How do you make the next steps to transition out of your postdoc? What opportunities should you be taking advantage of at UI? Catch up with former UI postdocs and find out how to move into a variety...

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AAUW Fellowship Follow-Up Session

Thursday, September, 23 - 10:00 am

The American Association of University Women (AAUW) offers prestigious fellowships for women working in any discipline. Their American Dissertation fellowship provides funding for the final year of...

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CBE:5000 Graduate Seminar Series - Dr. Mark Mba Wright

Thursday, September, 23 - 11:00 am

Please join us as Associate Professor Mark Mba Wright presents Leveraging Iowa's Agriculture and Renewable Energy Resources for Carbon Removal. Abstract: There is growing evidence that climate...

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Global Alumni Spotlight Series: Alfredo Vergara

Thursday, September, 23 - 12:30 pm

Join us for the first International Programs Global Alumni Spotlight Series of the fall semester featuring Dr. Alfredo Vergara (PhD '93, MS '90, BSE '86), CDC country director and Division of Global...

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Academic Success Workshop - Test Taking Skills & Strategies: How to be a More Effective Test Taker at Iowa

Thursday, September, 23 - 3:30 pm

Learn about effective ways to approach exams, including memory techniques and strategies for tackling multiple choice questions. Download the worksheets prior to the session: Test Taking Workshop -...

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Three Minute Thesis Workshop: Preparing Your Presentation

Friday, September, 24 - 1:00 pm

This session will help prepare you to design your presentation and to pitch your research for the Three Minute Thesis Competition. Learn about tips on how to create your 3MT slide.  Register at...

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ACM@UIOWA: Tech Talk with Professor Tianbao Yang - Artificial Intelligence: Deep AUC Maximization

Friday, September, 24 - 5:00 pm

Abstract: In this talk, I will present our recent research on a new learning paradigm of deep learning by AUC maximization (including both AUROC and AUPRC). I will present a new surrogate loss for...

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