“The IISC program is a great economic and environmental tool for communities and businesses to increase their vibrancy in local economic growth.”

—Lt. Governor Kim Reynolds

Mass communication students working on a digital public relations campaign took pictures and video at a volunteer event at Brucemore HIstoric Estate (Spring 2014).

Senior eningeering students working on regional storm water control in Washington pose with the city administrator, Brent Hinson, during a site visit (Spring 2014).

School of Library Science students toured the Washington Free Public Library to create a report with research and recommendations for enhancing children's library sections (Fall 2013).

More than 60 students, faculty, and community members gathered in the Muscatine History and Industry Center to celebrate the kick-off of the IISC's Muscatine parternship (Fall 2013).

Sustainability Calendar

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  • Community Partners 2014 – 2015

    The IISC partners with three new communities for the next academic school year: Decorah & Winneshiek County, Iowa City, and the Siouxland Interstate Metropolitan Planning Commission. Read more... Read more...
  • Washington Library projects

    Masters' students in the School of Library and Information Science continued their engagement with the Washington Public Library during the fall term, with two groups of students in the Resources for... Read more...
  • Window Wonderland Results

    University of Iowa Art and Art History students took 3rd place (New Bo Books) and best overall theme (Village Meat Market & Cafe) in the Cedar Rapids Main Street District's Window Wonderland... Read more...