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December 22, 2008 Carmichael Named to Advisory Board of Chinese University
December 19, 2008 UI Researchers Receive $899,391 NSF Water Monitoring Grant
December 4, 2008 Governor Culver Calls on Congress, Administration to Take Five Steps to Further Alternative Energy
November 26, 2008 Carmichael to Help Write Olympic Environmental Report Card
November 19, 2008 Carmichael is Co-author of UN Report on Asian Pollution
November 13, 2008 UI Researchers Help Improve Carbon Measurements in Global Climate Studies
November 12, 2008 Wind Turbines: Made in USA (CNN Money)
November 7, 2008 Iowa City to Develop Wind Energy Supply Chain Campus (North American Wind Power)
November 5, 2008 Eichinger, Kruger Help Study Kansas River Environment
October 28, 2008 ESW Featured in National Engineers Week Video
October 28, 2008 Engineering Alumnus Shen Receives Top Ice Engineering Award
October 22, 2008 Wind Energy Industry Installs 1,400 MW in Third Quarter of What Will Be Another Record Year
October 20, 2008 Alternative Energy Suddenly Faces Head Winds (New York Times)
October 20, 2008 Winds Shift for Renewable Energy As Oil Price Sinks, Money Gets Tight (Wall Street Journal)
October 17, 2008 Iowa Harnesses Wind Energy (Daily Iowan)
October 9, 2008 Butler to Give Wind Energy Talk Oct. 16
October 8, 2008 Weber, Parkin to Serve on UI Flood Mitigation Task Force
October 6, 2008 UI Wins 2008 Iowa Recycling Award for Best Practices
October 5, 2008 Flood Gives UI Researchers Rare Opportunity (Cedar Rapids Gazette)
October 2, 2008 UI Reduces CO2 Output Well Beyond 2007 Goal
October 1, 2008 UI Professors Say Renewable Energy Spawns Jobs (Daily Iowan)
September 29, 2008 Report: Renewable Energy Job Market to Explode (RenewableEnergyWorld.Com)
September 26, 2008 UI Researchers Find Potentially Toxic Substance Present in Chicago Air
September 25, 2008 UI Team's Technology Honored by Discover Magazine
September 24, 2008 Engineering Alumna Howard to Speak on Safety, Sustainability Sep. 25
September 23, 2008 Go Green Initiative Identifies Waste Stream Problems, Solutions
September 17, 2008 Some Wind Technology Students May Transfer to UI under Iowa Lakes Agreement
September 16, 2008 Carmichael Named to National Academy of Sciences Air Pollution Study
September 12, 2008 Wind-Power Politics (New York Times Magazine)
September 8, 2008 Biofuels Expert to Deliver Annual Kurtz Lecture Sept. 18
September 5, 2008 Chen Speaks at Clean Tech 2008 Conference
September 3, 2008 Weber, Krajewski Featured in Research Commentary
September 3, 2008 Weber Appointed to Gov. Culver's Flood Task Force
August 26, 2008 Schnoor Featured in American Chemical Society Podcast
August 25, 2008 UI Engineers Begin Year-long Study of Flood Pollutants in Cedar Rapids
August 18, 2008 Calling All Chemists (Chemical & Engineering News)
August 14, 2008 UI Engineer Helps Monitor China's Air Pollution during Olympics
August 7, 2008 Engineering PhD Student Adhikary Featured on NASA Web Site
August 6, 2008 Carmichael Featured in Christian Science Monitor: What Black and Dirty and Messing with the Climate?
August 4, 2008 UI College of Engineering's Sustainability Research Featured at State Fair
July 28, 2008 Engineers Use Flood of 2008 for Research, Future Preparation
June 2, 2008 Schnoor Chosen for UI President's Award for State Outreach and Public Engagement
May 13, 2008 Carver Trust Grant to Help UI Create High-tech River Observatory
May 11, 2008 Global Climate Change--What It Means to Iowa? (Des Moines Register)
May 9, 2008 College of Engineering Plays Lead Role in Forming IAWIND
May 2, 2008 Grant County PUD Inaugurates $35 Million "Fish Slide" Bypass
April 25, 2008 UI Student Engineering Team's Hand-Held Water Sanitizer Wins EPA Award
April 22, 2008 Highlights of Current Sustainable Practices and Initiatives at The University of Iowa
April 22, 2008 UI President Mason Announces Strengthened Sustainability Focus for University
April 18, 2008 Ecologist Mutel Reads April 29 from UI Press Book "The Emerald Horizon"
April 15, 2008 UI Researchers Awarded $1.2 Million for Nanotoxicity Study
April 7, 2008 Just Wins Top UI Teaching Award
April 1, 2008 Carmichael to Study Arctic Pollution, Global Warming with $750,000 NASA Grant
March 24, 2008 Soot Found to Play Larger Role in Global Warming than Previously Thought
March 23, 2008 Life & Limb: Process Could Aid Removal of Contaminants from Iowa Soil
March 19, 2008 Ratner to Speak about Biofuels April 8 in Des Moines
March 5, 2008 Students to Present Research at State Capitol
March 5, 2008 ESW Invited to National Competition
February 6, 2008 Public Invited to "Climate Change and Human Rights" Symposium Feb. 15
January 17, 2008 Engineering Offers Wind Turbine Design, Wind Power Management Courses
January 8, 2008 International Perspectives: A Decade of International Education at IIHR



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