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Study Abroad Fair

@ University Capitol Centre

Study Abroad invites all UI students to discover summer and
short-term global education opportunities during the Study
Abroad Fair Thursday, January 29th from 11 2 p.m. Continue reading

“The Lion’s Mouth Opens” Documentary Scr...

@ Chemistry Building

*2014 Oscars!* See one of the eight contenders for an
Academy Award nomination for Best Documentary Short Subject
before the 2014 Oscars at this exclusive screening of
leading documentary filmmaker Lucy Walker’s “The
Lion’s... 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

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

Fitness Assessments

Stop by for free fitness testing, which may include:
resting heart rate
resting blood pressure
cardiovascular endurance
muscular endurance
muscular strength
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

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

Cantus, "Anthems"

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


@ 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 place
and universally... Continue reading

Student life at iowa

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

Bethany Welsh: 2014 Homecoming Court

October 10, 2014

Bethany Welsh is a senior studying Entrepreneurial Management with a certificate in Leadership Studies from Williamsburg, Iowa. We asked each member of the 2014 Homecoming Court to let us know a little more about themselves. What is one of your favorite memories at Iowa? My favorite memory at the University... Continue Reading