Articles from May 2020

Isabelle Davis

International Studies Student Isabelle Davis Receives Prestigious Boren Award to Study Turkish in Azerbaijan

Isabelle Davis, an International Studies student at the University of Iowa, earned a 2020 David L. Boren Fellowship, and will spend next year studying Turkish in Azerbaijan as part of the new 2020 Turkish Flagship Language Initiative.

International Studies Course (IS:3012) Creates a Coronavirus Webinar for Refugees and Immigrants in Iowa

An International Studies course taught by Peter Gerlach, "Service Learning: Community Engaged Learning with Refugees and Immigrants in Iowa," turned what was going to be a panel discussion into a Coronavirus Awareness Webinar for Refugees and Immigrants in Iowa. Participants included the mayor of Iowa City, Iowa's State Refugee Coordinator, and other experts.