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Bijou Film Forum presents: 'Sonita' (201...

@ FilmScene

After her family attempts to sell her into marriage, a young Afghan refugee in Iran channels her frustrations and seizes her destiny through music. Continue reading

Hawkeye Corn Monument

@ University of Iowa Pentac...

Stop by the Pentacrest at any point during Homecoming week to see an Iowa tradition standing tall! The third annual corn monument, constructed by members of CAB and ASCUE is... Continue reading

National Voter Registration Day

@ University of Iowa Main L...

National Voter Registration Day is a huge national effort to get as many people to register to vote as possible. Continue reading

English Language Discussion Circles (ELD...

@ Pappajohn Business Buildi...

The ELDC's daily discussion circles serve as an open forum to improve language and conversation skills, build relationships, and learn about different cultures. Continue reading

Janine di Giovanni Reading

@ Dey House

Ida Beam Visiting Professor Janine di Giovanni will give a reading from her work on Tuesday, 9/27, at 8:15 pm at the Iowa Writers' Workshop, in a visit sponsored by... Continue reading

1 Million Cups (1MC)

@ FilmScene

Join us at FilmScene for community connections, inspiring startup pitches and free coffee. Continue reading

Being Black at Iowa Support Group

The Black at Iowa Support Group is geared towards providing students who identify as African/African-American with an opportunity to join together to celebrate their successes as well as share their... Continue reading

Homecoming Bash at Hillcrest Market Plac...

Happy Homecoming, Hawkeyes! Join University Housing & Dining at both marketplaces for a meal made just for the biggest Iowa fans out there!. Continue reading

Homecoming Bash at Burge Market Place

Happy Homecoming, Hawkeyes! Join University Housing & Dining at both marketplaces for a meal made just for the biggest Iowa fans out there!. Continue reading

Career Series for International Students...

@ University Capitol Centre

Graduating soon? Come learn about optional practical training (OPT) and get familiar with the application process. Continue reading

Career Series for International Students...

@ University Capitol Centre

The internship and job search can be confusing and frustrating, especially as an international student. Continue reading

IWP Cinematheque Film Screening

@ Adler Journalism and Mass...

2016 Ida Beam Distinguished Visiting Professor, Janine di Giovanni, presents:
7 Days In Syria
(dir.R.Rippberger; based on di Giovanni's book, USA; 2015) [75 min]. Continue reading

Name that Tune Trivia Night

@ Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)

Are you smarter than Spotify? Show off your music knowledge at one of our monthly trivia night series! Teams of 3, prizes include music listening essentials such as beats... Continue reading

"I-O-W-A" on Display at Mayflower Reside...

For years there was a longstanding Homecoming tradition of displaying the letters I-O-W-A by lighting only certain windows in Mayflower Hall. Continue reading

Iowa City Improv Show

@ Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)

Come see Iowa City's finest improv groups as they collaborate for a night of creative comedy!. Continue reading

Janine di Giovanni: The Human Face of th...

@ Congregational United Chu...

2016 Ida Beam Distinguished Visiting Professor Janine di Giovanni will give a lecture on The Human Face of the Middle East Refugee Crisis at the Iowa City Foreign Relations Council... Continue reading

Strength Session: Arranger

@ Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)

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

International Scholarships, Grants, and ...

@ University Capitol Centre

Are you interested in the possibility of international study, research, or teaching? Please join International Programs for our International Scholarships, Grants, and Fellowships Open House to learn how you can... Continue reading

Cafecito Cervantes: Spanish Conversation...

Come and practice your Spanish in a relaxed and informal atmosphere.All levels are welcome!. Continue reading

CAB Presents: Alice Through the Looking ...

@ Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)

Alice returns to the whimsical world of Wonderland and travels back in time to help the Mad Hatter. Continue reading

CAB Presents: Ghostbusters

@ Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)

Following a ghost invasion of Manhattan, paranormal enthusiasts Erin Gilbert and Abby Yates, nuclear engineer Jillian Holtzmann, and subway worker Patty Tolan band together to stop the otherworldly threat. Continue reading

Rome Sweet Rome

@ Theatre Building

Presented by the Department of Theatre Arts
Mainstage Series. Continue reading

IWP Panel Series: The Shape of Your Para...

@ Iowa City Public Library

International Writing Program Fall Residents Tetiana Troitskaya (Ukraine), Galit Dahan Carlibach (Israel), Henrikka Tavi (Finland), and Yusi Avianto Pareanom (Indonesia) will discuss the limits and thrills of genre specialization in... Continue reading

Shambaugh House Reading Series

@ Shambaugh House

IWP Fall Residents Christine Yohannes (Ethiopia) and Obari Gomba (Nigeria) will read from their works.Refreshments will be served. Continue reading

Family Fun Open House

@ Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)

After the Homecoming parade, bring the whole familiy to the Family Fun open house at the Iowa Memorial Union. Continue reading

No Shame Theatre

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No Shame Theatre provides everyone the opportunity to express themselves in a non-judgmental environment while providing entertainment for those who just want to watch. Continue reading

October Family Day at Iowa Raptor Projec...

Discover who is hooting in your backyard at October Family Day at the Iowa Raptor Project! We will be featuring Cypress, the Barred Owl. Continue reading

No Shame Theatre 30th Anniversary Show

No Shame Theater Iowa City's 30th Anniversary Show! See the best skits, poems, monologues, and general amazingness from 1986 to 2016!. Continue reading

Bijou After Hours presents: 'The Wailing...

- @ FilmScene

The arrival of a mysterious stranger in a quiet rural village causes suspicion amongst the villagers—but as they begin killing each other for no apparent reason, that suspicion turns to... Continue reading

Affirmationists Toastmasters Open House

Do you get nervous when it comes to presentations in class or group discussions? Do you want to improve your communication and leadership skills in a safe environment?. Continue reading

Bijou Horizons Presents: 'The Idol' (Pal...

@ FilmScene

The Idol is the second film of the Bijou Horizons Passport Series, in which students who have attended five films in the series (with the option of one makeup film)... Continue reading

CAB October Giveaway: All You Can Apple

@ Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)

Come to the Hawkeye Room to enjoy the best part of fall-- apples! We will have apple cider, apple treats, and much more!. Continue reading

Career Series for International Students...

@ University Capitol Centre

Find out what questions to ask yourself to make informed decisions as you consider applying to graduate school. Continue reading

Pizza N' Professionals: Latinx Networkin...

Our goal is to provide Latinx students and other students of color with an opportunity to meet, mingle, form relationships, and build rapport with professionals of various backgrounds. Continue reading

Iowa City Book Festival

@ Pedestrian Mall, Downtown...

The Iowa City Book Festival is presented by the Iowa City UNESCO City of Literature. Continue reading

Strength Session: Command

@ Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)

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

CAB Presents: Nerve

@ Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)

A high school senior finds herself immersed in an online game of truth or dare, where her every move starts to become manipulated by an anonymous community of "watchers. Continue reading

CAB Presents: The Secret Life of Pets

@ Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)

The quiet life of a terrier named Max is upended when his owner takes in Duke, a stray whom Max instantly dislikes. Continue reading

Strange Like Me

@ Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)

Strange Like Me is an interactive program about racism, sexism, homophobia, and transphobia. Continue reading

18th Annual Iowa Latinx Conference

@ Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)

You are invited to attend this year’s 18th Iowa Latinx Conference sponsored by the University of Iowa School of Social Work and the Center for Diversity and Enrichment. Continue reading

IWP Panel Series: Writing and Politics

@ Iowa City Public Library

International Writing Program Fall Residents Obari Gomba (Nigeria), Odeh Bisharat (Israel), Akhil Katyal (India), and Carlos Patino Pereda (Venezuela) will discuss how their political landscape affects their work. Continue reading

MY IOWA: Multicultural & International S...

The Chief Diversity Office and Center for Student Involvement & Leadership invite Hawkeye students to attend the MY IOWA: Multicultural & International Student Leadership Summit, an overnight retreat open to... Continue reading

International Film "Astu" (So Be It!)

@ Becker Communication Stud...

INTERNATIONAL FILM "ASTU" (SO BE IT!), A MARATHI FILM WITH ENGLISH SUBTITLES. Continue reading

Bijou After Hours Presents: 'The Greasy ...

- @ FilmScene

When Big Ronnie and his son Brayden meet lone female tourist Janet on Big Ronnie's Disco Walking Tour—the best and only disco walking tour in the city—a fight for Janet's... Continue reading

Kindness Palooza

@ Hubbard Park

Join Tippie Students for Service and other service organizations on campus for a kindness scavenger hunt!. Continue reading

Bijou Film Forum Presents: 'Before the F...

@ FilmScene

Bijou Film Forum presents screenings and discussions of acclaimed and provocative films that seek to engage community members and UI students across all disciplines and fields of study through the... Continue reading

The Book of Mormon

@ Hancher Auditorium

Tickets go on sale for the general public August 5, 2016. Continue reading

Career Series for International Students...

@ University Capitol Centre

Impress the interviewer and highlight your best qualities - learn how to interview with confidence and ease.Discuss typical questions in U.S. Continue reading

Creative Matters lecture: Paul Miller (D...

@ Art Building West

DJ Spooky (aka Paul D.Miller) is the executive editor of ORIGIN Magazine, a composer, multimedia artist, editor and author. Continue reading

CAB Presents: Escape Room

- @ Petersen Residence Hall

Think you have what it takes to escape? Test your skills during this 15 minute Escape Room challenge.Clues, puzzles, keys, riddles, and more.Good luck. Continue reading

IWP Panel Series: The Sound of Your Word...

@ Iowa City Public Library

International Writing Program Fall Residents Henslie Rahn Solorzano (Venezuela), Mara Genshcel (Germany), Chen Ko Hua (Taiwan), Lee Chae Won (South Korea), and Christine Yohannes (Ethiopia) will discuss how pairing images... Continue reading

Iowa Startup Games

@ Pappajohn Business Buildi...

Ten teams.Three days.Four cash prizes.One free credit hour. Continue reading

Shambaugh House Reading Series

@ Shambaugh House

IWP Fall Residents Amanah Mustafi (Singapore) and Wasi Ahmed (Bangladesh) will read from their works.Refreshments will be served. Continue reading

CAB Road Trip: Six Flags Fright Fest

Join CAB as we travel to Gurnee, IL, home of Six Flags Great America, to enjoy an afternoon of thrills and shrills at Six Flags: Fright Fest! Rides and haunted... Continue reading

Bijou After Hours Presents: 'Bend It Lik...

- @ FilmScene

An Indian family in London tries to raise their soccer-playing daughter in a traditional way and is eventually forced to make a choice between tradition and her beloved sport. Continue reading

Live From Prairie Lights: IWP

@ Prairie Lights Bookstore

Come to hear and meet writers from all over the world! This Sunday, IWP Fall Residents Vladimir Poleganov (Bulgaria), Tse Hao Guang (Singapore), and Iramcema Drew (USA), a student from... Continue reading

Film Screening: Starving the Beast—The B...

Starving the Beast: The Battle to Disrupt and Reform America’s Public Universities examines the ongoing power struggle on college campuses and in state legislatures across the nation as political and... Continue reading

Bijou Horizons Presents: 'Ixcanul' (Guat...

@ FilmScene

Ixcanul is the third film of the Bijou Horizons Passport Series, in which students who have attended five films in the series (with the option of one makeup film) are... Continue reading

Pumpkin Painting FTK!

@ Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)

Come to the Hawkeye Room to decorate a pumpkin For The Kids! Make someone's day and donate your pumpkin to the kiddos at the UI Children's Hospital!. Continue reading

"Shop Talk" with Summer Ventis, Virginia...

@ Art Building West

Summer Ventis’s work addresses internal and external landscapes and their intersections. Continue reading

LGBT History of Iowa City Lecture

@ Becker Communication Stud...

UI Archivist David McCartney will give a lecture on the history of LGBT rights, major occurrences, and influential individuals in the Iowa City community and at the University of Iowa. Continue reading

Make the Most of Your World: Peace Corps

@ University Capitol Centre

Peace Corps Volunteers work at the grassroots level to create change that lasts long after their service. Continue reading

Magician Derek Hughes

@ Currier Hall

Magician Derek Hughes is coming to the University of Iowa on October 19th! He is best known for being a finalist on the hit TV-show America's Got Talent! Come to... Continue reading

Cafecito Cervantes: Spanish Conversation...

Come and practice your Spanish in a relaxed and informal atmosphere.All levels are welcome!. Continue reading

IWP Panel Series: World Literature Today

@ Iowa City Public Library

International Writing Program Fall Residents zp Dala (South Africa), Zhou Jianing (China), Eros Atalia (Philippines), Shibasaki Tomoka (Japan) and Wasi Ahmed (Bangladesh) will discuss what are the most exciting currents... Continue reading

LGBT History Month: 'We Were Here' Film ...

@ Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)

We will be showing the film We Were Here, about the HIV/AIDS crisis of San Francisco in the 1980s. Continue reading

Shambaugh House Reading Series

@ Shambaugh House

IWP Fall Residents Zhou Jianing (China) and Lee Chae Won (South Korea) will read from their works.Refreshments will be served. Continue reading

Malaysian Night 2016

@ Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)

In the event, you will experience live cultural performances such as a stage play and cultural dances.There are even interactive exhibitions and free Malaysian food. Continue reading

Bijou After Hours Presents 'Super 8'

- @ FilmScene

Free admissions and popcorn for UI students—with valid ID—plus a special prize giveaway!. Continue reading

Live From Prairie Lights: IWP

@ Prairie Lights Bookstore

Come to hear and meet writers from all over the world! This Sunday, IWP Fall Residents Legodile Seganabeng (Botswana), Virginia Ng (Hong Kong), and Guadalupe Flores (USA), a student from... Continue reading

Hillcrest Blood Drive

@ Hillcrest Hall

Stop by and donate blood at the Hillcrest blood drive! All successful donors will receive an "I Bleed Black & Gold" T-shirt.General requirements for donating:. Continue reading

Renting 101

@ Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)

Just because it's almost Halloween doesn't mean everything has to be scary—especially when it comes to renting. Continue reading

Bijou Film Forum Presents: 'The Listener...

@ FilmScene

Bijou Film Forum presents screenings and discussions of acclaimed and provocative films that seek to engage community members and UI students across all disciplines and fields of study through the... Continue reading

CAB Time Machine Trivia Night

@ Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)

Come to the Hawkeye Room for a blast from the past! We will be asking questions by the decade, and giving away Hawkeye gear and tons of tech toys!. Continue reading

Pumpkins & Protection

@ Burge Hall

Trick-or-Treat for free safer sex supplies, candy, and lots of sexual health information!. Continue reading

IWP Panel Series: Images of America - Wh...

@ Iowa City Public Library

All of our International Writing Program Fall Residents will share impressions of their time in the United States during this perennial IWP favorite. Continue reading

LGBTQ Resource Center 10th Anniversary R...

Join current UI faculty, staff, students, and alumni as we celebrate our community and rededicate our home. Continue reading

Shambaugh House Reading Series

@ Shambaugh House

IWP Fall Residents zp Dala (South Africa) and Galit Dahan Carlibach (Israel) will read from their works.Refreshments will be served. Continue reading

Live From Prairie Lights: IWP

@ Prairie Lights Bookstore

Come to hear and meet writers from all over the world! This Sunday, IWP Fall Residents Stephanos Stephanides (Cyprus), Mara Genschel (Germany), and Jade Jones (USA), a student from the... Continue reading

Halloween Dessert Buffet at Hillcrest Ma...

Get into the Halloween spirit with University Housing & Dining during the Halloween Dessert Buffet! Stop by and get some scarily good desserts!. Continue reading

Halloween Dessert Buffet at Burge Market...

Get into the Halloween spirit with University Housing & Dining during the Halloween Dessert Buffet! Stop by and get some scarily good desserts!. Continue reading

Día de los Muertos

@ Latino Native American Cu...

Our final event of Latinx Heritage Month will celebrate Día de los Muertos. Continue reading

Mayflower Blood Drive

@ Mayflower Hall

Stop by and donate blood at the Mayflower blood drive!. Continue reading

Student life at iowa

Remembering Quadrangle Hall

July 7, 2016

This summer we say goodbye to one of the oldest residence halls on campus, Quadrangle (Quad). From 1919 to 2016 Quad has served as home to many on the University of Iowa campus. It's hallways, rooms and community spaces house the memories of not only students, but army veterans and... Continue Reading

'Restroom evolution' underway at University of Iowa

July 7, 2016

The University of Iowa is completing a project to make 147 gender-inclusive, single-user restrooms available throughout campus buildings... (via Cedar Rapids Gazette) Continue Reading

UI Student Supervisor of the Year Award 2015-2016

June 6, 2016

This year, the UI Office of Student Employment and the UI Student Employed Professional program named the first-ever Student Supervisor of the Year.The Division of Student Life was honored to receive 14 nominations, the most of any department at the University of Iowa. Continue Reading

10 reasons to be (oddly) excited about finals week

May 5, 2016

Oh, finals week, we've missed you so much! We know you might be stressing right now, but have no fear, all the finals week events at the IMU will take you from this: to this: 1. Continue Reading

Clare Goerdt: Student Leader

April 4, 2016

Clare Goerdt is a senior at the University of Iowa majoring in Health Studies and Pre-Physical Therapy with a minor in Psychology and Spanish. She is also currently the Co-Executive Director of the River Run 5/10k race, where she coordinates weekly executive meetings, handles finances, and keeps the board on... Continue Reading