Friday, September 14 to Friday, September 14

International Writing Program (IWP) Pane...

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Join the community conversation over free pizza, with Fall Residents discussing topics from “Wo/Men in Flux” to “Technology & The Writer” to "You Must Read This.”. Continue reading

International Writing Program (IWP) Prai...

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The IWP and UI MFA writing programs take over the 2nd floor of Prairie Lights – grab a glass of wine or a fancy soda and settle in for an hour of highlights from their best work. Continue reading

International Writing Program (IWP) Sham...

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Iowa City’s best multi-lingual reading series with bagels.Voices from around the world fill historic Shambaugh House, IWP HQ. Continue reading

Steep Canyon Rangers

The sensational bluegrass band that helped Steve Martin and Martin Short open the new Hancher Auditorium returns for a free outdoor concert. Continue reading

Student life at iowa

Flip the Script teaches sexual assault resistance to UI students

August 8, 2018

The traditional script around sexual assault blames victims and perpetuates a common belief that there is little women can do to protect themselves. In fall 2017, the University of Iowa offered a new one-credit sexual assault resistance course called Flip the Script that aims to challenge those notions.Gender-based violence prevention... Continue Reading

Enriching the UCS group counseling program

August 8, 2018

As the University Counseling Service (UCS) has expanded its staff and clinical services in recent years, group counseling has emerged as one of the most noteworthy changes. From FY13 to FY18, there has been a:438% increase in student participants 278% increase in the number of group sessions 331% increase in... Continue Reading

Checkin' in on mental health at Iowa

August 8, 2018

The University Counseling Service (UCS) collaborated with over 20 participating organizations to present the second annual Mental Health Fair on the University of Iowa campus in spring 2018. FRESH CHECK DAY showcased fun and interactive booths aimed to bring awareness of mental health resources and coping skills to the UI community. Continue Reading

Catlett Residence Hall earns LEED Gold designation

August 8, 2018

The University of Iowa is committed to sustainability in its campus development through the incorporation of green principles in the design, construction, and operation of new campus facilities and major renovation projects. Making that commitment requires research and development for the university and campus partners. Continue Reading

My student life: Anna Turnquist

August 8, 2018

Anna Turnquist is a junior studying business with certificates in international business and political risk analysis. Turnquist serves as leader in Dance Marathon, STAR and fraternity and sorority life.Turnquist came to the university knowing she wanted to get involved with Dance Marathon.“My high school had a mini dance marathon, so... Continue Reading