Welcome to the webpage of Iowa's network of human rights academics. Established in 2014, the network consists of instructors and administrators from Iowa's universities, private colleges, and community colleges. We are committed to connecting interested academics to enhance human rights teaching and scholarship at institutions of higher education across the state.

For additional information, please contact Brian Farrell at the University of Iowa.

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The 2021 Iowa Human Rights Research Conference takes place virtually the afternoon of Friday, April 16. The conference is hosted by the Iowa Network of Human Rights Academics and the University of Iowa Center for Human Rights. The conference features presentations by students and faculty members from colleges and universities across Iowa.
The Iowa Network of Human Rights Academics invites submissions addressing human rights issues for its annual student research conference which will be held virtually on April 16, 2021.
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Update: The coronavirus is presenting a significant public health challenge and is resulting in major disruptions to normal activities in higher education and broader society.
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The Iowa human rights academic network invites submissions addressing human rights issues for its sixth annual student research conference on April 4, 2020, at the Drake University Law School in Des Moines.
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