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Exhibit: 3D Design Students' Award-Winni...

@ C.S.P.S. Hall

Students from the University of Iowa 3D Design Program won this year’s CONNECT competition at SOFA CHICAGO, the world-renowned art fair dedicated to functional art and design. Continue reading

Big Hero 6

@ Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)

With all the heart and humor audiences expect from Walt Disney Animation Studios, "Big Hero 6" is an action-packed comedy-adventure about robotics prodigy Hiro Hamada, who learns to harness his... Continue reading

Birdman

@ Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)

BIRDMAN or The Unexpected Virtue Of Ignorance is a black comedy that tells the story of an actor (Michael Keaton) - famous for portraying an iconic superhero - as he... Continue reading

Movies@MNH: A Sloth Named Velcro

@ University of Iowa Museum...

In 2000 in the jungles of Panama, a young journalist named Ana has a chance encounter with a tiny orphaned sloth, which she names Velcro. Continue reading

CANCELLED: South Asian Studies Program S...

@ University Capitol Centre

The Monday, Feb 2, SASP talk has been postponed because of the weather.The talk is now rescheduled for Monday, Feb 16 at 4:30. Continue reading

Student Challenge: 5 Weeks to Wellness

Student Health & Wellness is offering an online physical activity and nutrition program for students this spring. Continue reading

WorldCanvass: "Tobacco, Pot, and the Pub...

@ FilmScene

The next WorldCanvass will explore the complicated and controversial issues surrounding the legality and use of tobacco and marijuana with a special focus on the tension between personal liberty and... Continue reading

Taiji Level I Class

@ University Capitol Centre

太极 A mind-body practice known for increasing flexibility, relaxation and overall health also known as tai chi or tai qi.Beginners welcome. Continue reading

Peace Corps Information Session: Peace C...

Learn how you can make a difference in the Peace Corps and then how Peace Corps can make a difference in your grad school application and funding! Returned volunteers who... Continue reading

Matilda

@ FilmScene

Based on the book Matilda, by British children's author Roald Dahl, this film moves the setting from the U.K.to the U.S. Continue reading

First Friday: Surrounded by Art

- @ FilmScene

Party for art at the next University of Iowa Museum of Art (UIMA) First Friday reception on February 6, 5-6:30 p.m. Continue reading

Iowa Indoor Rowing Challenge

@ Field House

Hawkeye Community Rowing proudly presents the 2nd Annual Iowa Indoor Rowing Challenge! Masters, open, and junior events in the 2k, 1k, and 500m distance. Continue reading

Kronos Quartet, "Beyond Zero: 1914–1918"

@ The Englert

The groundbreaking Kronos Quartet returns to Iowa City to perform a new multimedia work—composed by Aleksandra Vrebalov with a film by Bill Morrison—commemorating the centennial of the outbreak of World... Continue reading

Step Afrika

@ Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)

Get ready for an explosive musical dance performance that uses movement, stomps, claps, and chants to create a percussive experience like no other! Step Afrika is a powerfully visual and... Continue reading

Terell Stafford Quintet

@ The Mill

Trumpeter Terell Stafford loves lyricism and melody but also pursues a spirited and adventuresome edge in his expressive performances. Continue reading

Cooking Demonstration

@ Campus Recreation and Wel...

Join for a free cooking demonstration! Get tips on cooking healthy, affordable & quick meals.Recipes and food samples will be available. Continue reading

Iowa City Food History Talk by Rachel Wo...

@ Old Capitol

Rachel Wobeter, museum studies student, will present a talking tour of Iowa City’s food history. Continue reading

Speed Dating

@ Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)

"Speed dating is a formalized matchmaking process or dating system whose purpose is to encourage people to meet a large number of new people (Wikipedia)". Continue reading

Road Trip: Bulls Game

Hop on the bus to Chi-town to see the Chicago Bulls take on the Phoenix Suns.Ticket cost includes charter bus transportation and ticket to the game. Continue reading

Oscars Viewing Party

Come watch the biggest event in Hollywood with free food and good company.The 87th Annual Oscar's are sure to be the best yet. Continue reading

Presidential Lecture: Food, Culture, and...

@ Levitt Center for Univers...

UI faculty member Linda Snetselaar presents the 32nd annual University of Iowa Presidential Lecture. Continue reading

University Birthday Celebration

@ Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)

Come celebrate the University of Iowa's 168th birthday with 500 of the new University of Iowa official desserts, the Iowa "Pop-Keye" Corncake. Continue reading

Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) Fa...

@ College of Public Health ...

Meet local farmers and learn how you can enjoy local fresh produce throughout Iowa’s growing season! A Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) membership provides you with four to five months of... Continue reading

Lecture by visiting artist Amy Pleasant

@ Art Building West

Amy Pleasant received a BFA from The School of the Art Institute of Chicago and an MFA from The Tyler School of Art, Philadelphia, PA. Continue reading

Balloonist John Cassidy

@ Currier Hall

John Cassidy is a professional comedian, magician, and balloon artist who holds several Guinness World Records® for balloon sculpting speed. Continue reading

Roseneath Theatre, "La Maleta"

@ The Englert

Ten-year-old Roca leaves Colombia for North America clutching her suitcase, in which she believes her grandmother is hiding. Continue reading

TEDxUIowa

Some of the Speakers for this year's TEDxUIowa event include:* Dr.Ken Brown, Associate Dean of the Tippie College of Business. Continue reading

Injustice on Our Plates: How Conditions ...

@ University Capitol Centre

A one-day conference designed to bring together civil rights, labor, faith, and sustainable food activists and members of the University community to discuss current initiatives to create jobs with dignity... Continue reading

MidWestOne Bank Lecture Series: Jake Woo...

@ Sheraton Iowa City Hotel

Join us at our Ben S.Summerwill Lecture Series presented by MidWestOne Bank and JPEC! The Ben S. Continue reading

Peace Corps Week Info Session

Peace Corps Volunteers who have served in various decades in the last 54 years will share their experiences living, learning, and working overseas. Continue reading

Pacifica Quartet

@ Riverside Recital Hall

Renowned for exuberance in performance and for daring repertory choices, the Pacifica Quartet is internationally recognized as one of the finest chamber ensembles performing today. Continue reading

The Joffrey Ballet

@ Space Place Theater

The longstanding relationship between Hancher and the Joffrey Ballet is a vibrant artistic partnership. Continue reading

Fitness Assessments

Stop by for free fitness testing, which may include:
resting heart rate
resting blood pressure
cardiovascular endurance
muscular endurance
muscular strength
flexibility
No appointment necessary!. Continue reading

The Nile Project

@ The Englert

Performers from the eleven countries that share the Nile River come together in a musical conversation designed to foster cross-cultural empathy and inspire environmental curiosity. Continue reading

Casino Night

@ Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)

Try your luck at CAB's annual Casino Night.There will be all the classic games: blackjack, roulette, and more!. Continue reading

Taste of Asia

Try various dishes from across Asia, prepared right in front of you!. Continue reading

TED Speaker Melissa Marshall: The Craft ...

Melissa Marshall, is a crusader against bullet points and an evangelist for effective slide design. Continue reading

Big Comedy Show: TBA

Stay tuned for the announcement of CAB's big spring comedy show star!. Continue reading

Night Games: Pre-Summer Bash

Bring on the warm sun and fun of summer at the Night Games: Pre-Summer Bash!. Continue reading

Working Group Theatre, "All Recipes Are ...

@ Johnson County Fairground...

When a young man tells his sister he has been hired to work on a farm in faraway Iowa, she insists he take a longstanding family recipe with him. Continue reading

Peace Corps Information Session: Make a...

Learn about the personal and professional rewards of international outreach and service work through Peace Corps. Continue reading

Comedian John Jacobs

@ Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)

John Jacobs, Stand-up Comedian, Sketch Comic, Editor, Director, Rapper, Textbook-published Author. Continue reading

Road Trip: Tour de STL

Join CAB on a weekend getaway to St.Louis, MO and enjoy all the tourist-y things your heart desires. Continue reading

Cantus, "Anthems"

One of the world’s finest male vocal ensembles explores anthems—songs that conjure pride, identity, and unity. Continue reading

Senior Week

Cap off your time as a University of Iowa student with a week full of events and activities planned specifically for you!. Continue reading

Glow Volleyball Tournament

Ever wanted to participate in a volleyball tournament? Find yourself with a strong desire to play with glow stuff? Why not do them both at the same time? Sign up... Continue reading

Inti-Illimani

@ Pedestrian Mall, Downtown...

Once banned from their homeland of Chile and now beloved at home and around the world, the members of Inti-Illimani write and perform songs that are both of a specific... Continue reading

Student life at iowa

The Winter Health Challenge

January 1, 2015

This semester two students will take on the challenge of becoming healthier for Spring Break, and for life in general! The six-week program will begin the first week of February and each week will focus on a new aspect of an overall healthy lifestyle. Continue Reading

Why this year's finals week is going to be the best one yet

December 12, 2014

This year's finals week at the IMU will take you from this: to this: and here's why... 1. FLIPPIN' INTO FINALS Monday 6:30 a.m.-10:30 a.m; Main Lounge IMU What better way to kick off finals week than a pile of delicious syrupy covered pancakes? Flippin' Into Finals is back again... Continue Reading

Throwback: childhood Halloween flicks

October 10, 2014

Let's be honest with ourselves as college students: Halloween makes a lot of us feel pretty nostalgic for our childhood years. We reflect on dressing up in elementary school, competing to who will collect the best and most candy door-to-door, and of course, having an excuse to devour chocolate for weeks. Continue Reading

Sailing Club marks their 50th year

October 10, 2014

Whenever Lake Macbride isn't frozen, you can find Iowa Sailing Club out on the water teaching students, no matter their skill level, the basic skills and techniques of sailing. Sailing Club will celebrate their 50th anniversary this summer, making them the oldest student organization on campus. Continue Reading

International Buddies: forming friendships across cultures

October 10, 2014

It is often argued that saying “hello” is the hardest part of first conversations, especially when trying to reach out to someone from a different culture. International Buddies at Tippie provides a platform for that initial encounter between domestic and international students. Continue Reading