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From the Grand Tour to American Pop: Lea...

@ Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)

Alden Lowell Doud, known always by his middle name, was a soft-spoken man whose quiet demeanor belied his passion for art and his loyalty to Iowa. Continue reading

Work by Halle Siepman showing at the Ken...

@ Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)

"Architectural Imaginations," exhibition of work by Halle Siepman, Master of Fine Arts candidate in Painting & Drawing. Continue reading

"Thinking Made Visual," work by Alex Bru...

@ Art Building West

Exhibition of work by Alexander Brunsen, Bachelor of Fine Arts candidate in Graphic Design. Continue reading

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1

@ Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)

The worldwide phenomenon of The Hunger Games continues to set the world on fire with The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1, which finds Katniss Everdeen (Jennifer Lawrence) in District... Continue reading

Movies@MNH: Can I Eat That?

@ University of Iowa Museum...

What are the secrets behind your favorite foods? Why are some treats, like chocolate-chip cookies, delectable, while others, like cookies made with mealworms, disgusting? You might think you understand what... Continue reading

Work by Makenzi Wolf, BFA student in Gra...

@ Art Building West

Exhibition of work by Makenzi Wolf, Bachelor of Fine Arts candidate in Graphic Design. Continue reading

"The Hostess with the Mostess," work by ...

@ Studio Arts

Exhibition of work by Taylor Yocom, Bachelor of Fine Arts candidate in Photography. Continue reading

Work by Becky Willerth, BFA student in P...

@ Studio Arts

Exhibition of work by Becky Willerth, Bachelor of Fine Arts candidate in Painting. Continue reading

Work by Katie Martin, BFA student in Pai...

@ Studio Arts

Exhibition of work by Katie Martin, Bachelor of Fine Arts candidate in Painting. Continue reading

Work by Matthew Williams, MFA student in...

@ Studio Arts

Exhibition of work by Matthew Williams, Master of Fine Arts candidate in Photography. Continue reading

"Recent Excavations at Sardis, City of C...

@ Art Building West

Professor Nicholas D.Cahill earned his the University of Michigan-Ann Arbor in 1981. Continue reading

Bijou Horizons Film Series

@ FilmScene

Moviegoers are invited to take a cinematic world tour this spring with Bijou Horizons, a new film series at FilmScene. Continue reading

UI Anthropocene Event: "Living Downstrea...

@ University of Iowa Museum...

“Living Downstream” is a documentary based on the book by ecologist and environmental activist Sandra Steingraber on the environmental links of cancer. Continue reading

Honoré Daumier: Selections from the Univ...

@ Old Capitol

This is an exhibition loan to “Iowa Law: The Oldest Law School West of the Mississippi.”. Continue reading

CIMBA Italy Study Abroad Information Ses...

@ Pappajohn Business Buildi...

Interested in studying abroad? Want to stay on track to graduate? CIMBA Italy is a study abroad program that offers University of Iowa credit. Continue reading

Tropical Smoothie Re-naming Contest - Fr...

@ Campus Recreation and Wel...

Join us at CRWC for FREE SAMPLES of our new products on March 4, 2015 (time TBD) and help us create a new name for the current Tropical Smoothie!... Continue reading

Student Health Fair

@ Campus Recreation and Wel...

The UI Student Health Fair will offer a variety of exhibits and activities specifically geared to students’ personal health including cholesterol testing, fitness screenings, nutrition & physical activity information, healthy... Continue reading

Hawks Don't Hate! Photo Campaign

This 4th Annual Photo Campaign allows UI students to explore their identities, address stereotypes place on them by society due to their identities and then DEFY those stereotypes (in the... 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

"Involuntary Settlers, Voluntary Colonia...

@ Phillips Hall

The Caribbean, Diaspora, and Atlantic Studies Program (CDA) will host a lecture with Shona N. Continue reading

Peace Corps Week Info Session

@ University Capitol Centre

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

Travel and Remembrance: Experiencing the...

@ Art Building West

The practice of collecting artworks as mementos of one’s travels, as Alden Lowell Doud did, dates back to the Grand Tour. Continue reading

The Hobbit: The Battle of The Five Armie...

@ Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)

From Academy Award (R)-winning filmmaker Peter Jackson comes "The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies," the third in a trilogy of films adapting the enduringly popular masterpiece The Hobbit,... Continue reading

The Night At The Museum: Secret of the T...

@ Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)

Get ready for the wildest and most adventure-filled Night At the Museum ever as Larry (Ben Stiller) spans the globe, uniting favorite and new characters while embarking on an epic... Continue reading

Last Comic Standing

@ Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)

Laughter is the best medicine so lets hear it for our life-saving comedians in Iowa City!. Continue reading

UI Museum of Art First Friday: Hootenann...

@ FilmScene

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

Hancher: 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

Hancher: The Joffrey Ballet

@ Space Place Theater

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

Exotic Voice of South India

@ The Englert

A week-long workshop and community series by Sarva Sree Foundation (SSF) on the Carnatic music of southern India will culminate in a concert Sunday, March 8 at 5:00 p. 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 Future of Food

@ Old Capitol

Join Dr.Vandana Shiva and the Food for Thought Theme Semester for a discussion on “The Future of Food” followed by a Q&A session. Continue reading

Peace Corps Application Tips

@ University Capitol Centre

Join us at this application tips session to get information about the new application process, learn how to improve your resume, find out how to strengthen your application, and have... Continue reading

CIMBA Italy Study Abroad Information Ses...

@ Pappajohn Business Buildi...

Interested in studying abroad? Want to stay on track to graduate? CIMBA Italy is a study abroad program that offers University of Iowa credit. 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

Super-Sized Game Night

- @ Currier Hall

Board games are a great way to relax and have fun, but now’s your chance to play your favorite games in giant versions!. Continue reading

The Art of Propaganda: French and Americ...

Despite the increasing importance of radio and cinema during World War I, print media were still the primary tools of persuasion—that is, propaganda—for all the major combatant nations. Continue reading


@ Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)

With our time on Earth coming to an end, a team of explorers undertakes the most important mission in human history; traveling beyond this galaxy to discover whether mankind has... Continue reading

Into the Woods

@ Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)

"Into the Woods" is a modern twist on several of the beloved Brothers Grimm fairy tales, intertwining the plots of a few choice stories and exploring the consequences of the... Continue reading

Casino Night

- @ Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)

Come out and try your luck at CAB’s annual Casino Night! From blackjack to roulette, all the classic games will be there. Continue reading

2015 International Edible Books Festival

@ Main Library

Join University and Iowa City book lovers at the 2015 International Books festival! Awards will be given in five categories, and there will be fun and treats for all!. Continue reading

Food for Thought: Inedible Aesthetics by...

@ Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)

Have an up close and personal look at functional ceramics from the UIMA permanent and School Programs collections, as well as Fisher’s collection of works by other artists. Continue reading

Movies@MNH: Dirt! The Movie

@ University of Iowa Museum...

[86 minutes, No Rating]
A look at man's relationship with Dirt.Dirt and humans couldn't be closer. Continue reading

Mark Bittman Lecture

@ The Englert

Join the Food for Thought Theme Semester and University Lecture Committee for THE FUTURE OF FOOD presented by Mark Bittman on April 8th. Continue reading

Taste of Asia

What’s a better time than during Asian American heritage month to take your taste buds on a ride at Taste of Asia?. Continue reading

Bill Sackter Day Celebration

~~The UI School of Social Work will celebrate its 40th year of sponsorship of Wild Bill’s Coffeeshop on Friday, April 10th, 2015 with a reception from 5 to 7 pm... 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

Do you like hanging outside in the warm weather? Do you like playing games and eating pizza?. 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...

@ University Capitol Centre

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)

Get ready to laugh with comedian John Jacobs! John started preforming stand-up when we was 18 and in our nation’s capital. Continue reading

Road Trip: Tour de STL

Hop on one of CAB’s Road Trips and explore some amazing St. Continue reading

Cantus, "Anthems"

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

Funk, Friends, Farm: An Earth Month Send...

@ The Mill

Join the University of Iowa Environmental Coalition in their Earth Month Close Out Celebration! We will have local bands playing a variety of music for everyone to enjoy. Continue reading

Senior Week

Whether you’re ready to graduate or not, this week is yours, Seniors. Continue reading

Movies@MNH: Earth Flight: North America

@ University of Iowa Museum...

[61 minutes, No Rating]
David Tennant narrates this awe-inspiring journey, filmed over four years with help from camera-carrying birds, drones, paragliders and remote-control microflight planes. 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


@ 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

What You Need to Know About Recyclemania 2015

February 2, 2015

Since the beginning of February 2015, the University of Iowa has been participating in another year of RecycleMania, a national competition among 400 U.S. colleges and universities, all working toward the goal of recycling the most and wasting the least to encourage waste reduction and greener practices on campuses across... Continue Reading

Winter Health Challenge Week 2: Personal Training Sessions

February 2, 2015

For the second week of the #WinterHealthChallenge Andy and Marissa each met with a personal trainer to learn which exercises they should be doing in order to accomplish their personal fitness goals. Dakota and Chelcie, their trainers, worked with each of them to demonstrate certain exercises that would personally suit... Continue Reading

Celebrate National Recreational Sports & Fitness Day

February 2, 2015

On Feb. 22, 1950, Dr. William Wasson formed The National Intramural Association (NIA) when he organized twenty African-American men and women from eleven different Historically Black Colleges to attend the first Intramural Conference at Dillard University in New Orleans. Continue Reading

Winter Health Challenge Week 1: Fitness Assessment

February 2, 2015

During week one of the Winter Health Challenge, Andy & Marissa went through an overall fitness assessment. Heidi Bohall, Fitness Specialist for Student Health & Wellness, conducted several tests, measuring resting heart rate, blood pressure, body composition, muscular strength and endurance, cardiorespiratory endurance, and flexibility. Continue Reading

Being Black at Iowa

February 2, 2015

A Deeper Black: Race in America On Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 7:30PM at The Englert Theatre (directions) the University of Iowa will present "A Deeper Black: Race in America", a lecture by Ta-Nehisi Coates, a national correspondent with The Atlantic and author of The Beautiful Struggle (excerpt). Continue Reading