Wednesday, December 13

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

Finals@IMU: Popcorn

@ Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)

The Finals@IMU event you can't live without: FREE popcorn! Grab a bag while you're studying at the IMU Saturday through Wednesday. Continue reading

Finals @ IMU 2016: Carbs & Caffeine

@ Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)

Start your morning off right, with delicious grab-and-go bagels and donuts, and of course, free coffee! While supplies last.Tuesday through Thursday, starting at 6:30am. 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

Finals@IMU: Healthy Snacks

@ Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)

While you're studying in the IMU, you won't even need to get out of your chair to get some healthy snacks. Continue reading

Finals@IMU: HIST:1403 Q&A Session

@ Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)

The newest addition to Finals@IMU are Q&A sessions with professors and TAs from four of the largest lecture-based classes. Continue reading

Finals@IMU: Therapy Dogs

@ Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)

What better study break than a session with the most adorable therapy dogs around? Stop by to relieve some stress by playing and petting the dogs. Continue reading

Natalie MacMaster and Donnell Leahy, "A ...

@ Hancher Auditorium

It truly is a family affair when Natalie MacMaster and Donnell Leahy bring their Celtic—by way of Cape Breton, Canada—music to the stage for a holiday party. Continue reading

Finals@IMU: Massages

@ Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)

Take a break from studying for finals and get a 10 minute professional massage at the IMU.Sign up is on a first come, first served basis. Continue reading

Finals@IMU: Yoga

@ Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)

Rejuvinate your mind and body with an hour of free yoga at the IMU. Continue reading

Finals@IMU: Snacks

@ Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)

Need some energy to keep on studying? Swing by the Welcome Center on the 1st floor of the IMU for free candy, water, and soda.While supplies last. Continue reading

Finals@IMU: Coffee

@ Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)

Trouble staying awake? There's free coffee available in the IMU at the Welcome Center exactly when you need it.While supplies last.Saturday through Wednesday at 11pm. 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

Katie Wang collaborates with Tippie Senate student leaders to instigate change

February 2, 2018

Katie Wang is a sophomore studying Marketing and Journalism, and a member of Tippie Senate. The Iowa Challenge asks students to excel: set high standards and push yourself academically.How do you Excel at Iowa?I Excel at Iowa through my involvement in Tippie Senate, the student advisory board within the college... 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