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The University of Iowa: Quick Facts

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Living in Iowa City

 

 

Ependymal motile cilia in the cerebral ventricles. Taken on a scanning electron microscope.

-Image by Neuroscience student Calvin Carter

 

 

“I prefer colder climates, so I enjoy the Iowan winters.  As for Iowa City, I like smaller cosmopolitan areas with rural surroundings.  Iowa City has a similar feel to my home cities in Virginia--culture and options encompassed by tiny towns and farmland. ”