We've always known that Spider-Man's most important battle has been within himself: the struggle between the ordinary obligations of Peter Parker and the extraordinary responsibilities of Spider-Man. Continue reading

Price: $3 tickets at the IMU Hub (1st Floor)

The Student Organization Fair, Volunteer Fair, and the Student Job Fair are held as one giant event! The fairs that compose FAIR DAY! provide students with awareness and access to... Continue reading

Price: Free

The ultimate Iowa City eating experience is here once again. Why limit yourself to one place when you can try them all? Cruise the streets of Iowa City and test... Continue reading

Price: $5 per sheet of five food tickets

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The Amazing Spider-Man 2

@ Iowa Theater Iowa Memorial Union more dates

We've always known that Spider-Man's most important battle has been within himself: the struggle between the ordinary obligations of Peter Parker and the extraordinary responsibilities of Spider-Man. Continue reading

Blended

@ Illinois Room (3rd Floor) Iowa Memorial Union more dates

After a disastrous blind date, single parents Lauren and Jim agree on only one thing: they never want to see each other again. Continue reading

Cultural Resource Centers' Open House

@ Afro-American Cultural Ce... Asian Pacific American Cu... Latino Native American Cu... Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, &...

Come check out the Cultural Centers on the West Side of campus for a progressive dinner! The open houses include the Afro-American Cultural Center, Asian Pacific American Cultural Center, Latino... Continue reading

Fair Day

@ Iowa Memorial Union

The Student Organization Fair, Volunteer Fair, and the Student Job Fair are held as one giant event! The fairs that compose FAIR DAY! provide students with awareness and access to... Continue reading

Taste of Iowa City

@ Iowa Avenue, Downtown Iow...

The ultimate Iowa City eating experience is here once again. Why limit yourself to one place when you can try them all? Cruise the streets of Iowa City and test... Continue reading

Captain America: The Winter Soldier

@ Iowa Theater Iowa Memorial Union more dates

After the cataclysmic events in New York with The Avengers, Marvel's "Captain America: The Winter Soldier," finds Steve Rogers, aka Captain America, living quietly in Washington, D.C. Continue reading

Neighbors

@ Illinois Room (3rd Floor) Iowa Memorial Union more dates

By all appearances, new parents Mac (Seth Rogen) and Kelly Radner (Rose Byrne) are living the American Dream, complete with an adorable baby girl and a beautiful new starter home... Continue reading

Speed Friending Around the World

@ Main Hall Old Brick

Are you looking to meet new people? Want to learn about the various cultures on campus? Need an ice breaker? This is the way to do it! Continue reading

180 for Haiti 5k Run/Walk

@ Terry Trueblood Recreatio...

Start your 2014-2015 school year in the healthy direction by participating in the 180 for Haiti 5k run/walk! Everyone knows about the earthquake that tore through Haiti in 2010. Continue reading

The Norman Magic Experience

@ MPR Currier Hall

The Norman Magic Experience stars national touring magician, Norman Ng. Named, “America’s Best” by Campus Activities Magazine, Norman will blow your mind with his incredible magic, comedy, and audience participation!... Continue reading

Ultimate Laser Tag

to @ Main Lounge Iowa Memorial Union

Looking for an adrenaline rush? Let out the stress of class as two teams of five face off to rack up as many points as they can in a game... Continue reading

Comedian Retta

@ Main Lounge Iowa Memorial Union

Tickets: $5 for students, $7 for the public at the Hub located in the IMU. Continue reading

Local Comedian Night

@ Old Brick

Get a dose of laughter just in time for midterms as local comedians perform their talents! Maybe one of them might go on to star on a TV show or... Continue reading

Marvel's The Avengers Movie Marathon

to @ Illinois Room (3rd Floor) Iowa Memorial Union

Watch the Earth's mightiest heroes assemble from their origin stories that interlock into the critically acclaimed blockbuster "Marvel's The Avengers" in preparation for 2015's highly anticipated sequel "Avengers: Age of Ultron". Continue reading

"It Gets Better" LGBT Celebration

@ Second Floor Ballroom Iowa Memorial Union

The It Gets Better Project's mission is to communicate to lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender youth around the world that it gets better, and to create and inspire the changes... Continue reading

Homecoming: Volunteer Day

This year's homecoming festivities kick off with the a brand new event: Volunteer Day! The 2014 Volunteer Day will be focused on helping the needs of veterans in the Iowa... Continue reading

Celebrating Cultural Diversity Festival

@ Hubbard Park

Since 1990, the Celebrating Cultural Diversity Festival (CCDF) has given members of The University of Iowa and its surrounding communities an opportunity to learn about each other through food, games,... Continue reading

Homecoming: Blood Drive

@ 2nd Floor Ballroom Iowa Memorial Union

It's up to you to continue this Homecoming tradition and save lives in the process! All successful donors will receive an "I Bleed Black & Gold" t-shirt. Continue reading

Homecoming: Recyclable Boat Races

@ Swimming Pool Field House

Come for the competition; stay for the fun, as students take over the Field House pool for the most unique boat race the UI campus has ever seen! Don't forget... Continue reading

Homecoming Corn Monument

@ Hubbard Park

Witness the revival of an old University of Iowa homecoming tradition: the corn monument! The College of Engineering with create this giant art piece made entirely of corn at the... Continue reading

Homecoming: Hawkeye Feed

@ Hubbard Park more dates

Come to Hubbard Park to benefit Habitat for Humanity! Noodles and Company will be cooking onsite for free on Tuesday, while hotdogs and burgers will be free for the first... Continue reading

Homecoming: Hungry Hawkeyes Alumni Dinne...

@ Hotel Vetro

Meet and learn from dynamic and notable Iowa alumni with diverse backgrounds and experiences at hotelVetro! At this meal you get the opportunity to network with successful alums and mingle... Continue reading

Homecoming: Ruckus at the Rec

@ Campus Recreation and Wel...

Enjoy some friendly competition with your friends, different student organizations, and Fraternities and Sororities as you participate in various field day activities. Continue reading

Homecoming: Sports Night

@ UI Athletic Hall of Fame

Come out to the University of Iowa Athletic Hall of Fame to participate in some fun activities, hang out with Herky and most importantly, show your Hawkeye spirit! You'll even... Continue reading

Homecoming: Iowa Shout

@ Pentacrest

Don't miss this amazing event where current Iowa students show their spirit through performances centered on our Homecoming theme, "Gold and Black Take Me Back". Continue reading

Iowa City Improv

@ Old Brick

Improv is a form of entertainment in which actors or improvisers perform scenes together without previously prepared material. Continue reading

Homecoming: Parade

@ Iowa Avenue, Downtown Iow...

Gather your friends, family, and lawn chairs, and head downtown for a Homecoming celebration! The parade is a Homecoming tradition that's been in the Hawkeye family for decades. Continue reading

Homecoming: Coronation & Concert

@ Pentacrest

Come to the Pentacrest immediately following the parade to see the 2014 Homecoming King and Queen get crowned and attend a special free concert. Continue reading

Six Flags: Fright Fest Trip

@ Six Flags Great America Iowa Memorial Union

This frightening event features an an amped-up “fright by night” that will deliver many scare zones, terror trails, and haunted mazes plus nearly 200 zombies and Halloween-themed shows and attractions! Continue reading

Haunted House

to @ Main Lounge Iowa Memorial Union

Prepare to be scared when going through our haunted house that consists of clowns, cemeteries, mad scientists, and an asylum. You can only hope you will make it out alive! Continue reading

Family Weekend: Mission IMPROVable

@ Englert Theatre more dates

The agents of MISSION IMPROVable Comedy Team are just a few audience suggestions away from creating a brand new and original production that’s all about whatever you tell them!This fast-paced... Continue reading

Family Weekend: Game Day Tailgate

@ Field House

Enjoy a typical Hawkeye gameday atmosphere by filling your stomachs with a variety of foods and get pumped up by playing your favorite traditional tailgating games! Continue reading

Family Weekend: Halloween Hawkfest

@ Main Hall Old Brick

Get into the Halloween spirit with pumpkin painting, games, and other fun fall activities! There will be many prizes to win! Continue reading

Family Weekend: Murder Mystery Dinner Pa...

@ Main Hall Old Brick

This audience interactive show will have participants battling it out to prove their innocence and prizes will be awarded to various audience members! Dinner is provided. Continue reading

Cultural Showcase

@ Main Lounge Iowa Memorial Union

This multicultural event is a variety show that highlights and showcases the talents and skills of our cultural student organizations and students at the University of Iowa. Continue reading

Blackhawks Game Trip

@ Iowa Memorial Union

Experience the Chicago Blackhawks as they go against the Washington Capitals in the massive United Center! Continue reading

Comedian Pete Lee

@ Public Space One Wesley Center

Pete Lee might be the nicest person in New York City, but that’s because it’s impossible to sound aggressive with a Wisconsin accent. Continue reading

Open Mic Night

@ MPR Currier Hall

Do you have an amazing singing voice? Can you play an instrument? Want to kick off your comedy career? This is the perfect event to showcase your entertainment abilities, and... Continue reading

Iowa On Ice!

@ Hubbard Park or Main Lounge Iowa Memorial Union more dates

Experience a one-of-a-kind winter wonderland, as CAB brings an ice skating rink to campus for a limited two-day event! Tie up your skates and show off your skills or do... Continue reading

Student life at iowa

10 Ways to get involved at Iowa

August 8, 2014

Welcome Class of 2018! 1. Open your door AKA: Don’t be Lucille Bluth. During the first few weeks of school, everyone will be looking to make new friends. When studying, leave your door open to encourage other students to stop by and say “hi.” I lived with the girls from... Continue Reading

What can I do with all of my stuff?!

May 5, 2014

As flocks of students move out of dorms, apartments and houses, a common question is what can I do with all of my unwanted things? We are all sad to be leaving our friends behind and want to spend as much time with them as possible, which may incline you... Continue Reading

11 reasons why we are SO excited for finals week

May 5, 2014

It’s actually normal to say you are looking forward to Finals Week with this semester’s lineup! Instead of this: There will be this: With everything from free coffee to yoga classes, Finals@IMU will help you glide through the week! For those of you who are unaware, final exams are Monday,... Continue Reading

Students and staff reflect on this year’s living learning community program

April 4, 2014

This year, the University of Iowa Housing and Dining team decided to take on a new program when it came to housing students. In previous years, the Living Learning Communities’ choices were minimal as well as optional to students. Continue Reading

Class of 2014 is so great, there’s a whole week dedicated to us!

April 4, 2014

Celebration is in store! We are graduating! Let the fun begin! Thanks to the Campus Activities Board, S.T.A.T., the UI Alumni Association, and the UI Lecture Committee, an entire week is dedicated to us. Seniors, enjoy one of your last weeks on the UI campus with these exciting events to... Continue Reading