Alumni couple gives $1 million to boost undergraduate research at the UI

A $1 million gift to the University of Iowa Foundation from Robert J. and Sue B. Latham, of Cedar Rapids, Iowa, will empower selected undergraduate students to use scientific research to engage in global issues with a group of peers. The Lathams’ gift helps move the UI College of Liberal Arts and Sciences closer to its $140 million fundraising goal as part of For Iowa. Forever More: The Campaign for the University of Iowa, the UI's $1.7 billion comprehensive campaign.There was some great Hawkeye spirit in San Diego and Seattle last week at the University of Iowa Presidential Receptions. Thank you to everyone who was able to attend and don’t worry if you couldn’t make it. There will be several opportunities throughout the year to join us and learn more about the UI’s future.

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For Iowa. Forever More: The Campaign for the University of Iowa

The University of Iowa stands at the threshold of an era of great promise, and we must act quickly and boldly to bring change to life for new generations. For Iowa. Forever More: The Campaign for the University of Iowa will help us do just that.

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