Friday, December 8

Downtown Hunt for the Elves

Join us for a FREE kid-friendly scavenger hunt in downtown Iowa City! Starting Saturday, November 25th, there will be elves hiding in different downtown businesses waiting to be found! Once... Continue reading

Faces of Iowa Through the Early Lens

@ Old Capitol Museum

In the mid 1800s Iowa City, along with the rest of the state and nation, saw a boom in commercial studio photography. Continue reading

National Geographic Photo Ark

@ Old Capitol Museum

The interaction between animals and their environments is the engine that keeps the planet healthy for all of us.But for many species, time is running out. Continue reading

Holiday Pop-Up Market

NOV.25 – DEC.23- THURSDAY – SATURDAY- 11AM – 7PM. Continue reading

Holiday Tubas

@ Old Capitol Museum

The UI Tuba and Euphonium Ensemble will bring the sounds of the season to the University of Iowa Pentacrest with their annual Holiday Tuba Concert on the steps of the... Continue reading

Kwanzaa Celebration

@ Afro American Cultural Ce...

Kwanzaa is a weeklong celebration held in the United States and in other nations of the West African diaspora in the Americas. Continue reading

Free Coral Ridge Bus Ride

University of Iowa Student Government (UISG) supports free rides on Thursday and Friday nights for UI students to and from the Coral Ridge Mall in Coralville. Continue reading

Benny Sharoni Jazz Quartet Concert at Ol...

@ Old Capitol Museum

Join us for a special concert as we welcome back the Benny Sharoni Jazz Quartet to the Old Capitol Museum! Tenor saxophonist Benny Sharoni is a U.S. Continue reading

Peter Naughton DMA Percussion Chamber Re...

@ Voxman Music Building

Peter Naughton, percussion
Ben Yancey, percussion
Travis Newman, percussion
Paul Downing, percussion
Joshua Dreyer, percussion
Emory Hensley, percussion
Jordan McFarland, percussion. Continue reading

Straight No Chaser

@ Hancher Auditorium

Ten guys.No instruments.One unmistakable sound.A cappella powerhouse Straight No Chaser is bringing the holiday cheer to Hancher Auditorium. Continue reading

Fun Home

@ Theatre Building

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

Stress Less Game Night

@ Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)

Take a study break and come out for Giant Human Foosball, 9-hole mini golf, and other giant games! Build your own dessert at our dessert bar and color a coloring... Continue reading

Student life at iowa

AJ Smith developed a diverse set of experiences through five different student organizations

April 4, 2018

AJ Smith is a freshman studying Economics with minors in Criminology, Psychology, and a Certificate in International Business. Smith also serves as a UISG senator, as well as four other student organizations on campus. The Iowa Challenge asks students to engage: get involved and be a leader.How do you Engage... Continue Reading

Nathen Spitz volunteers for the kids of Dance Marathon as Hospital Chair

February 2, 2018

Nathen Spitz is a junior studying psychology on the pre-medicine track, and serves as Hospital Co-Chair for Dance Marathon. Dance Marathon is a UI student organization dedicated to raising money for and supporting pediatric cancer patients and their families. Continue Reading

Working with college students perfect fit for social justice advocate

February 2, 2018

Hunter Gillaspie found academic and social support through the queer-inclusive fraternity Delta Lambda Phi

January 1, 2018

Hunter Gillaspie is a senior studying Arts and Ethics & Public Policy, and a member of Delta Lambda Phi. The Iowa Challenge asks students to stretch: learn from diverse people, ideas, and experiences.How do you Stretch at Iowa? I Stretch at Iowa by getting as involved as I can with... Continue Reading

Reese Vedder networks socially and academically through Hawkeye Marching Band

January 1, 2018

Reese Vedder is a junior studying Marketing and Mass Communications, and a trombone player with the Hawkeye Marching Band. The Iowa Challenge asks students to engage: get involved and be a leader.How do you Engage at Iowa?I play trombone and I am a squad leader for the Hawkeye Marching Band. Continue Reading