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

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

Finals are Coming: 10 reasons to get jazzed about finals week

December 12, 2017

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

Emmalyn Brown Inspires Others to Combat Violence with RVAP

November 11, 2017

Emmalyn Brown is a junior studying Social Justice & Human Rights, and is a student volunteer with Rape Victim Advocacy Program (RVAP). The Iowa Challenge asks students to serve: contribute to the community and lead by example. How do you Serve at Iowa?I began volunteering at RVAP in February. Continue Reading

Matt Bobber found his place on the UI Water Polo Club

November 11, 2017

Matt Bobber is a nursing major at the UI, also involved in the UI Water Polo Club through Recreational Services. The Iowa Challenge asks students to choose: make good, healthy choices that support overall health and success. Matt told us about how water polo fits into his life. Continue Reading

Dylan Goncalves Aids NABJ in Representing All Communities on Campus

November 11, 2017

The IOWA Challenge expresses important principles that help students succeed in the classroom and beyond. Five expectations: Excel, Stretch, Engage, Choose, and Serve make up the Challenge. The Iowa Challenge series highlights students that exemplify these five values in their daily lives at the University of Iowa.How do you Stretch... Continue Reading

Jacob Simpson: Advancing Undergraduate Student Success

October 10, 2017

The IOWA Challenge expresses important principles that help students succeed in the classroom and beyond. Five expectations: Excel, Stretch, Engage, Choose, and Serve make up the Challenge. The Iowa Challenge series highlights students that exemplify these five values in their daily lives at the University of Iowa.How do you Excel... Continue Reading