Events categorized as "Lecture/Discussion":

Screening of "The Voiceless"

@ Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)

Vanessa McNeal, UNI graduate student, public speaker, and film producer, will provide opening remarks before premiering her hour long documentary The Voiceless, which features the stories of five men and... Continue reading

Student Legal Services: Renting 101

@ Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)

Do you have questions about renting? Not sure what to look for in a lease? Student Legal Services will be answering renting questions, giving tips on what to look for... Continue reading

Compost: The Journey of Food After the T...

@ Chemistry Building

Aaron Hanson, owner of Compost Ninja, and Jennifer Jordan, recycling coordinator for Iowa City Recycling, will be giving a lecture on society's need to divert food waste from the landfill... Continue reading

WorldCanvass: Women's Health and the Env...

@ Voxman Music Building

Cooking with firewood and other biofuels is one of the most urgent problems in the world today. Continue reading

The Importance of Independent Media in t...

@ Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)

As part of Earth Month, the University of Iowa Environmental Coalition and UI Student Government are sponsoring a presentation by Jordan Chariton, field reporter for The Young Turks online news... Continue reading

Neri Oxman Lecture: Everything is Connec...

@ Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)

Join the University Lecture Committee, the Office of Research and Economic Development, Theme Semester, John Pappajohn Entrepreneurial Center, and Women in Science and Engineering (WISE) for a lecture presented by... Continue reading

Creative Matters lecture: David Grinspoo...

@ Art Building West

David Grinspoon is an astrobiologist, award-winning science communicator, and prize-winning author. Continue reading

Alton Brown Live, Eat Your Science

@ Hancher Auditorium

Television personality, author, and Food Network star Alton Brown has announced Alton Brown Live: Eat Your Science will visit an additional 40 cities in 2017 including Iowa City and the... Continue reading

Student life at iowa

Lauren Martin: Student Leader

March 3, 2017

Lauren Martin is a senior at the University of Iowa studying Journalism and Mass Communications. Lauren is president of Public Relations Student Society of America, PRSSA. The group consists of 44 members with the help of her executive board and professional advisors in giving the organization experience in the field... Continue Reading

10 reasons finals week is actually the most wonderful time of the year

December 12, 2016

The calendar is reading December, which can only mean one thing. FINALS ARE COMING. But have no fear! The IMU's got you covered. We've come up with all the best activities necessary to take you from this... To THIS. Here's what you can expect from the #finalsatIMU 2016 season: 1. Continue Reading

Jessica Owens: Student Leader

December 12, 2016

Jessica Owens is a Sophomore at the University of Iowa studying Mathematics with an Economics concentration, and is currently the co-president of the Native American Student Association (NASA). Jessica has been at Iowa since the Fall of 2015 immersing herself in several student organizations as well as volunteering in the... Continue Reading

Vivian Medithi: Student Leader

October 10, 2016

Vivian Medithi is a junior majoring in plant biology with a double minor in chemistry and gender, women, and sexuality studies. They are also co-president of the University of Iowa Feminist Union. Vivan took a break to sit down and tell us about this growing student organization.Tell me about the... Continue Reading

Haley Hollern: UI Homecoming Court 2016

September 9, 2016

Haley Hollern is a senior from Champaign, Illinois, majoring in Communication Studies, minoring in Human Relations, and receiving a certificate in Leadership Studies. What is a fun fact that no one knows about you?Hmmm. A fun fact nobody knows about me?! That’s too hard to think of! My go-to fun... Continue Reading