The Center for International Finance and Development at the University of Iowa College of Law was looking for a webmaster to maintain and develop their website and to provide ongoing support to their in-house student admins so they hired Zandergraphics Studio to fill that role.

The project utilized the existing website for several years before redesigning with the Drupal Open Source CMS in the spring/summer of 2011. In 2012, after the relaunch of the new site, the role of webmaster/tech support was turned over to the University of Iowa IT Department.

Site features:

  • Drupal CMS base with custom template.
  • Multiple news sections for national news.
  • 1000+ page online eBook.
  • Multi-languare translation capabilities.
  • Facebook social media integration (Facebook, Twitter).
  • Integration of media presentations (video, PowerPoint, Flash, PDF, Word).
  • User-friendly interface with focused front page.

Services provided:

  • Updates and modifications to eBook content and formatting.
  • Maintenance and support for related YouTube Channel.
  • Interaction with Center staff to coordinate publishing of time-sensitive news articles.
  • In-depth search engine optimization. and performance analytics.
  • Instruction and support for staff updates.
  • Full transition of large-scale website from PHP/HTML to Drupal framework.


This project is still live at: as of February 2014 however, the URL has changed, updates are "on hiatus", and the template has been changed since we last worked on it.

Project screenshots:

  • Front page.
  • Inside.