Articles from November 2022

Hector Sanchez

Learning to decode the brain

Growing up in Puerto Rico, Héctor Sánchez Meléndez made up his mind to study the brain and go to medical school. But as a neuroscience major at the University of Iowa, he has discovered a passion for research. Now, he wants to establish a lab back home.
Ann Kreitman stands smiling surrounded by empty theater chairs

Bringing queer history to life on stage

Ann Kreitman found community at the LGBTQ Iowa Archives and Library, as well as a wealth of stories to tell in her work in the theater.
Executive Producer Anya Morozov (left), seen here with "From the Front Row" podcasters (from left) Radha Velamuri, Eric Ramos, and Logan Schmidt, says the podcast aims to make public health topics accessible and highlight work that’s going on at the College of Public Health and across Iowa. Photo by Joey Loboda.

Student podcast shines spotlight on public health

The “From the Front Row” podcast allows UI College of Public Health students an opportunity to hone their communication skills, meet thought leaders in the field, and educate the public on important topics.
Guadalupe De La Rosa

Taking the reins with confidence and compassion

At the University of Iowa, Guadalupe De La Rosa found an environment where she could push herself to be a leader, take part in the crucial cycle of mentorship, and better embrace her cultural background.
Photo of Jordan Allen

Alumni Spotlight: Jordan Allen

Monday, November 7, 2022
At Workiva, Jordan is a Senior Customer Success Manager, who connects with his clients beyond work.