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Fall 2014 Intramural Schedule - Group 1

The University of Iowa Intramural Sports Program offers an extensive range of sport leagues, tournaments, and events for University of Iowa students, faculty and staff. Continue reading

Tea Time: Going Dutch

@ Iowa Memorial Union

Tea Time: Going Dutch is a collaboration between the UIMA
and Prof.Julie Hochstrasser of the School of Art and Art
History. Continue reading

The Pursuit of Social Justice Through Se...

@ Iowa Memorial Union

The lecture, titled “The Pursuit of Social Justice through
Secular Government”, will address how religious bias in
law harms many different facets of society, including men
and women in uniform, public health policy,... Continue reading

A Million Ways to Die in the West

@ Iowa Memorial Union

After Albert backs out of a gunfight, his fickle girlfriend
leaves him for another man. Continue reading

The Purge: Anarchy

@ Iowa Memorial Union

The New Founders of America invite you to celebrate your
annual right to Purge.The Purge: Anarchy, the sequel to
summer 2013's sleeper hit that opened to No. Continue reading

A Million Ways to Die in the West

@ Iowa Memorial Union

After Albert backs out of a gunfight, his fickle girlfriend
leaves him for another man. Continue reading

Iowa Soul Festival

The Iowa Soul Festival is a celebration that features the
dance, music, food and art of the African and
African-American communities. Continue reading

Fall Bike Tune-up Day

@ Hubbard Park

Join other bicycle enthusiasts for a Fall Bike Tune-Up Day 
or on Sep.19 in Hubbard Park. Continue reading

Ultimate Laser Tag

- @ 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 of laser... Continue reading

Al Jarreau

@ University of Iowa Pentac...

The legendary UI alum returns! His degree may be in
vocational rehabilitation, but he’s a world-wide vocal
sensation—an undisputed master of jazz, blues, pop, and
soul. Continue reading

Comedian Retta

@ Iowa Memorial Union

Retta, the familiar face who plays Donna, the hilarious
office assistant on NBC’s Parks and Recreation, will be
performing at the University of Iowa!. Continue reading

Documentary Film: "It Was Rape"

@ Iowa City Public Library

Rape is wrong, illegal, reprehensible—and yet still
tragically common. Continue reading

Peace Corps Information Session: Make a ...

@ University Capitol Centre

Learn about the personal and professional rewards of
international outreach and service work through Peace Corps.You’ll discover the career advantages and higher education
benefits that come with Peace Corps service. Continue reading

Red Watch Band Training

@ Campus Recreation and Wel...

Student Health and Wellness offers free CPR, AED and alcohol
bystander training. The Red Watch Band Program is in its
sixth year at the University of Iowa. Continue reading

WorldCanvass Studio: Hoba Hoba Spirit

@ FilmScene

The popular Moroccan fusion group Hoba Hoba Spirit will
share its music and artistic vision on a special edition of
WorldCanvass[http://international.uiowa.edu/connect/programs/worldcanvass]at
FilmScene. Continue reading

Million Dollar Arm

@ Iowa Memorial Union

Jon Hamm stars as JB Bernstein, a one-time successful sports
agent who left the massive company he worked for to start in
his own agency, Seven Figures Management, with his business
partner Aash... Continue reading

Tammy

@ Iowa Memorial Union

Tammy (Melissa McCarthy) is having a bad day. Continue reading

Local Comedian Night

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

Lifeguard Course

Ever thought about being a lifeguard? Do you want to get
your CPR certificate?  Well look no further than here! Upon
successful completion of the Lifeguarding course, the
participant will receive an American... Continue reading

Marvel's The Avengers Movie Marathon

- @ 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

“The Right to Write”: Banned Books Week ...

@ Iowa City Public Library

Maureen Freely, a 2014 Ida Beam Visiting Professor at the
University of Iowa International Writing Program, will speak
on censorship. . Continue reading

Dustin Lynch w/ Dylan Scott

@ Iowa Memorial Union

Dustin Lynch first came to fame in 2012 with his hit single,
“Cowboys and Angels,” co-written with Josh Leo and
Grammy Award-winning, Tim Nichols. Continue reading

Hoba Hoba Spirit

@ C.S.P.S. Hall

Hoba Hoba Spirit calls its fusion music “Hayha,” but you
might call it “Moroccan-roll. Continue reading

Iowa Women's Music Festival

@ Johnson County Fairground...

The Iowa Women's Music Festival will be returning to the
Johnson County Fairgrounds on Saturday, September 27, 2014,
from 12-6pm. . Continue reading

International Scholarships, Grants, and ...

@ University Capitol Centre

Please join International Programs for our annual fair to
learn how you can apply for different types of merit-based
awards. Continue reading

"My Brother's Keeper" - Black Male Forum

@ Afro-American Cultural Ce...

The purpose of The Hubbard Group's Black Male Forums are to
help foster a safe and brave place for Black male students,
staff, and faculty to gather while discussing historical and
current topics... Continue reading

"Twitch" documentary screening and lectu...

@ Seamans Center

The nine-stop "Twitch" international screening tour is
coming to campus, and the film's *creator and star Kristen
Powers (pictured right)*, a 2012 TEDxTeen
speaker[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l6JiBiMqiI4&feature=youtu. Continue reading

"It Gets Better" LGBT Celebration

@ 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

Reyna Grande: One Community, One Book Au...

@ Pomerantz Center

Reyna Grande, author of The Distance Between Us: A Memoir,
the 2014 One Community, One Book selection, will speak as
part of the Iowa City Book Festival. 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

Piano Sundays - Rene Lecuona and Studio

The Piano Sundays concert series will once again feature the
remarkable talent from the Piano Area in the University of
Iowa School of Music. Continue reading

Homecoming: Blood Drive

@ 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

@ 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: Hawkeye Feed

@ Hubbard Park

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 Corn Monument

@ Hubbard Park

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

Intuitive Eating Introductory Session

Intuitive Eating is an approach that teaches you how to
create a healthy relationship with your food, mind, and
body--where you ultimately become the expert of your own
body. Continue reading

Homecoming: Hungry Hawkeyes Alumni Dinne...

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

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

Fitting Fitness Into Your Study Time

@ Main Library

Take 15 minutes to learn some basic body weight exercises that can be used as a healthy study break option. Continue reading

Homecoming: Sports Night

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

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

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

Homecoming: Parade

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 Concert: The Wallflowers

@ University of Iowa Pentac...

The Wallflowers formed their band in 1989 with co-founder
and frontman, Jakob Dylan.The band was initially based out
of Los Angeles, California where they picked up their
alternative-rock sound. Continue reading

Homecoming: Coronation & Concert

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

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

English at Work: Law!

Discussion and Q & A with panel of previous English majors
who are now in law school or are practicing lawyers. Find
out their advice and things to consider. Continue reading

Movies under the Dome: "Remember the Tit...

@ Old Capitol

Suburban Virginia schools have been segregated for
generations, in sight of the Washington Monument over the
river in the nation's capital. Continue reading

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

@ Riverside Recital Hall

Late in life (after flirting with retirement), Johannes
Brahms composed two works for virtuoso clarinetist Richard
Mühlfeld—two masterpieces rarely performed on the same
program. Continue reading

Night Games

- @ Quadrangle Hall

Come enjoy a night of fun with friends in the Quad Courtyard
and Rec Room! There will be all kinds of games, inflatables,
and other activities to participate in, as well as some
aweosome... Continue reading

Six Flags: Fright Fest Trip

@ 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!
Trip... Continue reading

Master Class with David Shifrin

@ University Capitol Centre...

Clarinetist David Shifrin will give a master class for UI 
students in chamber music. Continue reading

Three Acts, Two Dancers, One Radio Host

@ The Englert

It might not seem like a natural collaboration—two
extraordinary modern dancers (Monica Bill Barnes and Anna
Bass) and a key chronicler of modern life (Ira Glass). Continue reading

Movies@MNH: "Lost Nation: The Ioway 2 & ...

@ University of Iowa Museum...

The unforgettable story of the Ioway people continues where
the award-winning “Lost Nation: The Ioway” left off in
two one-hour documentary films. Continue reading

Haunted House

- @ Iowa Memorial Union

Prepare to be scared when going through our haunted house that consists of clowns, cemeteries, mad scientists, and an asylum. Continue reading

SpokFrevo Orquestra

@ The Englert

Frevo is vibrant Brazilian music with deep ties to Carnival. Continue reading

Family Weekend: Mission IMPROVable

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!
Start time will vary depending... Continue reading

Family Weekend: Halloween Hawkfest

Get into the Halloween spirit with pumpkin painting, games, and other fun fall activities! There will be many prizes to win!
This event is part of University of Iowa Family Weekend... Continue reading

Family Weekend: Murder Mystery Dinner Pa...

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

@ 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!
Trip ticket prices will be announced this fall!. Continue reading

Roberta Flack

Roberta Flack has been singing our life for decades,
building a brilliant career of beautiful performances and
smash hits. Continue reading

"Healing Wars" by Liz Lerman

@ Space Place Theater

Liz Lerman—among the most innovative and fearless
choreographers of our time—investigates healers in the
heart of warfare. Continue reading

Comedian Pete Lee

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

@ 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

Study Break Yoga

@ Main Library

Take 15 minutes out of your studying time to practice some basic stress-relieving and mind-energizing yoga poses. Continue reading

Danú, "A Christmas Gathering: Féile Na N...

@ The Englert

Hancher favorite Danú invites you and yours to celebrate
the holidays the Irish way with traditional music performed
by a joyous, spirit-lifting band. Continue reading

Iowa On Ice!

- @ Iowa Memorial Union

Experience a one-of-a-kind winter wonderland, as CAB brings an ice skating rink to campus! Tie up your skates and show off your skills or learn how to for the first... 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 War One. 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

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

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

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

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

Student life at iowa

Why it's time to get pumped for Iowa football 2014

August 8, 2014

1. Waking up early and realizing it's game day The only time you won't want to hit snooze. 2. Rummaging your closet for black and gold The perfect excuse to buy more Hawkeye gear. 3. Walking down Melrose and smelling the delicious food vendors Those giant turkey legs are calling... Continue Reading

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