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Senior Week 2017

Senior Week 2017 is the perfect opportunity for graduates to celebrate together one last time before officially becoming UI alumni! This year's events will be hosted Monday, April 24 through... Continue reading

Action Stations!

This is the first event of the Trans Alliance's 2017 Trans Week of Action!. Continue reading

"Bodies in Motion"

@ Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)

Bodies in Motion compares the dance photography of Barbara Morgan to work produced by artists from the Renaissance to the present. Continue reading

CONNECTED: The Internet of Everyday Thin...

@ Old Capitol Museum

Smart houses, smart watches, smart cookware, smart streetlights—more and more objects and aspects of our daily lives are connected to or conducted on the Internet. Continue reading

Treasure Trade

As part of Earth Month 2017, join the UI Environmental Coalition for this pop up thrift shop. Continue reading

Bijou Film Forum presents: 'Wild Combina...

@ FilmScene

A biographical portrait of avant-garde musician, artist, and disco producer Arthur Russell. Continue reading

Take Back the Night Rally and March

@ University of Iowa Pentac...

Join us for the 2017 Take Back the Night Rally and March against sexual violence.This event is part of Sexual Assault Activism Month. 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

Live From Prairie Lights: Brian Harrison

@ Prairie Lights Books

Brian Harrison will talk about his new book, Listen, We Need to Talk: How to Change Attitudes About LGBT Rights. Continue reading

Faces of Phil

Find out how peoples’ gifts are transforming the University of Iowa! You can take a Polaroid and post it on our Faces of Phil board, “PHIL up” at our food... Continue reading

CAB Presents: Music Trivia Night

@ Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)

Helpless without your headphones? Can't stay away from Spotify? Stop by the Hawkeye Room to compete in a music trivia challenge, and a chance to win great prizes!. Continue reading

Live From Prairie Lights: Kory Stamper

@ Prairie Lights Books

Merriam-Webster lexicographer and rock star among word mavens Kory Stamper will talk about Word By Word: The Secret Life of Dictionaries. Continue reading

Strengths and Diversity Session

@ Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)

Leadership is inherently an interpersonal process, and in many situations, leaders find themselves in the position of working with individuals who have different backgrounds, beliefs, and experiences than they do. Continue reading

Sheri Salata: Life With Phil Talk

@ Pomerantz Center

Learn more about Phil (philanthropy) from media powerhouse Sheri Salata (BBA '80), the former executive producer of the Oprah Winfrey Show and the former president of Harpo Studios and the... Continue reading

Hickory Dickory Rock: UI Environmental C...

@ Public Space One

UI Environmental Coalition's annual benefit concert will wrap up Earth Month activities this April. Continue reading

Live From Prairie Lights: Ed Pavlic

@ Prairie Lights Books

Ed Pavlic will talk about the importance of black music to the politics of James Baldwin's life and work as he discusses his book Who Can Afford to Improvise?: James... Continue reading

CAB presents: Get Out

@ Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)

Now that Chris (Daniel Kaluuya) and his girlfriend, Rose (Allison Williams), have reached the meet-the-parents milestone of dating, she invites him for a weekend getaway upstate with Missy and Dean. Continue reading

CAB presents: Moonlight

@ Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)

A look at three defining chapters in the life of Chiron, a young black man growing up in Miami. Continue reading

Community Action for Trans and Nonbinary...

@ Iowa City Public Library

Please join us for a community-wide discussion on how we can take action in our own lives and organizations to make positive change for trans and nonbinary communities! Bring your... Continue reading

Live From Prairie Lights: Tim Lawrence

@ Prairie Lights Books

Tim Lawrence will read from his disco chronicle, Life and Death on the New York Dance Floor, 1980–1983. Continue reading

Spring 2017 Arab Formal and Charity even...

@ Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)

Join us for a Middle Eastern dinner (includes a number of vegetarian options), and a range of cultural performances from a dabke troupe coming all the way from Chicago, to... Continue reading

BSU Kickback


Come join BSU for the last event of the semester, the BSU Kickback.There will be a nacho bar, taboo, jumbo jenga, spades, and more. Continue reading

CAB Road Trip to Adventureland

Come along for the ride to Altoona, Iowa! CAB is headed to Adventureland for the day to ride roller-coaster, play games, and eat carnival food! Get your tickets at the... Continue reading

World Tai Chi and Qigong Day

@ Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)

The public is invited to observe and/or participate as practitioners of Tai Chi, Qigong, and Taiji will come together as a group to demonstrate and educate about the health benefits... Continue reading

Mark Bernat & Friends Concert Series: No...

@ Old Capitol Museum

As part of the Mark Bernat and Friends Concert Series the Old Capitol Museum is proud to present "Notes of Spring" with special guests Stella Chen, violin, Cindy Wu, violin,... Continue reading

No Shame Theatre

@ Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)

No Shame Theatre provides everyone and anyone the opportunity to get on stage and express themselves anyway they know how. Continue reading

The Best of No Shame Theatre

@ Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)

Come witness the best No Shame performances of 2016–17! If you are only going to see one show this year, this is the one; the best performances of the year... Continue reading

Bijou After Hours presents: 'The Exorcis...

- @ FilmScene

Blatty transformed the little boy in the 1949 incident into a little girl named Regan, played by 14-year-old Linda Blair. Continue reading

Live From Prairie Lights: Jane Wong and ...

@ Prairie Lights Books

Writers’ Workshop graduates Jane Wong and Nick Gulig will read from their new collections of poems. Continue reading

Danika Portz concert

Danika Portz, a Nashville singer/songwriter originally from Remsen, Iowa, will perform a concert at 8 p.m.Sunday, April 30, at the IMU River Amphitheater. Continue reading

Climate Narrative Project Presentations

@ Becker Communication Stud...

Join the Climate Narrative Project Fellows for an evening of film, theatre, dance and storytelling focusing on regenerative cities and the impact of climate change. Continue reading

CAB Presents: Frolic Day

@ Hubbard Park

CAB is bringing back Frolic Day, a tradition from 1909! De-stress from finals and enjoy fun FREE games like corn hole, human chess and more. Continue reading

UI REACH 2nd Annual Golf Outing and Fash...

UI REACH is happy to announce their 2nd Annual Golf Outing and Fashion Show Fundraiser. 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

Cello Recital

@ Old Capitol Museum

A recital by cellist Eunkyung Angela Son and pianist Ryan McNamara. Continue reading

The Bijou Film Board presents: Bijou Ope...

@ FilmScene

Open Screen is a forum for students and local filmmakers to showcase their work.Short clips of found footage or obscure footage area also accepted. Continue reading

Ride 4 Youth - Annual Charity Bike Ride

Ride 4 Youth started in 2012 by members of the Boulware Learning Community at the University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine who were searching for a way to give... Continue reading

Strength Session: Context

@ Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)

Every student has 5 top strengths, determined through the StrengthsFinder survey. Continue reading

Nicole Esposito: Flute and Friends

@ Voxman Music Building

Nicole Esposito, flute
Angela Jones-Reus, flute
Andrea "Fluterscooter" Fisher, flute
Seong-Sil Kim, piano. Continue reading

Student life at iowa

Michael Rendleman: Student Leader

April 4, 2017

Michael Rendleman is a senior at the University of Iowa studying Biomedical Engineering. Michael is also the co-director of music for Intersection: Men's A Cappella Group. Intersection was established in 2006 when a group of friends waned to sing together and decided to start a student organization to get more... Continue Reading

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