Saturday, April 6

Walt Whitman: A Bicentennial Celebration

@ University of Iowa Main L... more dates

The exhibit “Walt Whitman: A Bicentennial Celebration” will celebrate the bicentennial of the birth of one of the most significant and influential writers in the United States, Walt Whitman (1819-1892), and highlight the University of Iowa’s... Continue reading

Humanize My Hoodie

@ Old Capitol Museum

In conjunction with the University of Iowa Theme Semester: The American Dream, Humanize My Hoodie brings insight into the lives and experiences of black people and the societal biases they... Continue reading

Travel is Home

@ Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)

In April, the University of Iowa Japanese Program will host more than twenty scholars from around the world as part of an international conference, "Travel is Home," exploring travel and... Continue reading

Misfitting Humanities Symposium: Intervi...

@ Iowa City Public Library

On April 4-6, the 2019 Obermann Humanities Symposium, Misfitting: Disability Broadly Considered, will bring leading disability scholars from diverse disciplines to discuss the relevance and importance of disability to their respective fields.... Continue reading

Misfitting Humanities Symposium Lecture:...

@ Iowa City Public Library

On April 4-6, the 2019 Obermann Humanities Symposium, Misfitting: Disability Broadly Considered, will bring leading disability scholars from diverse disciplines to discuss the relevance and importance of disability to their respective fields.... Continue reading

Misfitting Humanities Symposium Lecture:...

@ Iowa City Public Library

On April 4-6, the 2019 Obermann Humanities Symposium, Misfitting: Disability Broadly Considered, will bring leading disability scholars from diverse disciplines to discuss the relevance and importance of disability to their respective fields.... Continue reading

American Ballet Theatre, "Whipped Cream"

@ Hancher Auditorium

Tickets
ADULT: $90 | $80 | $65
COLLEGE STUDENT: $81 | $20
YOUTH: $45 | $20

 

In this full-length story ballet—which will include a bevy of local dancers—a young boy overindulges at a Viennese... Continue reading

Vertical Cinema presents Jennifer Reeves

@ Adler Journalism and Mass...

FREE and open to the public, with Jennifer Reeves in person!
Vertical Cinema is excited to present a screening of films by Jennifer Reeves as a part of the Craft Critique... Continue reading

Misfitting Humanities Symposium Panel: T...

@ Iowa City Public Library

On April 4-6, the 2019 Obermann Humanities Symposium, Misfitting: Disability Broadly Considered, will bring leading disability scholars from diverse disciplines to discuss the relevance and importance of disability to their respective fields.... Continue reading

Misfitting Humanities Symposium Lecture:...

@ Iowa City Public Library

On April 4-6, the 2019 Obermann Humanities Symposium, Misfitting: Disability Broadly Considered, will bring leading disability scholars from diverse disciplines to discuss the relevance and importance of disability to their respective fields.... Continue reading

CAB Senior Send-off

@ Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)

oin CAB for our final Senior Series event, where you can gain advice from real life professionals. Continue reading

Mission Creek Festival: Sabrina Orah Mar...

Sabrina Orah Mark is the author of the poetry collections The Babies and Tsim Tsum. Wild Milk is her first book of fiction. Continue reading

Misfitting Humanities Symposium: Closing...

@ Iowa City Public Library

On April 4-6, the 2019 Obermann Humanities Symposium, Misfitting: Disability Broadly Considered, will bring leading disability scholars from diverse disciplines to discuss the relevance and importance of disability to their respective fields.... Continue reading

CABapalooza

@ Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)

Duel your friends with our gladiator inflatable, or see how long you can avoid the swinging arm inflatable! Come join CAB for a night full of fun and inflatables! 8pm-12am Continue reading

Student life at iowa

Looking Back on Leadership: Sia Tortorelis

Sia Tortorelis is a 2019 spring graduate from Edina, Minnesota. She majored in biology and was involved with Alpha Chi Omega, Orthodox Christian Fellowship, College of Education student ambassadors, and UI Gardeners.

Posted May 20

Looking Back on Leadership: Gage Miskimen

Gage Miskimen served as the 2018-19 editor-in-chief of The Daily Iowan, an award-winning newspaper. Miskimen is from Marion, Iowa and graduated this spring with degrees in journalism and mass communications and cinematic arts.

Posted May 17

Looking Back on Leadership: Hira Mustafa

Hira Mustafa graduated on May 11th with degrees in ethics and public policy and business, with a philosophy minor. Mustafa is originally from West Des Moines, Iowa and recently finished serving as the undergraduate student body president of The University of Iowa.

Posted May 17

Looking Back on Leadership: Amanda Cvitko Quinteiro

Amanda is a recent UI graduate originally from Porto Alegre, Brazil. In the spring of 2019, she received her degree in psychology and wrapped up her term the president of Transfers Leading Change.

Posted May 17

EPX Studio: Designing a Future in Gaming

"Where game designers meet. " This slogan summarizes what the EPX Studio student organization is all about. When they're not building video games or working on other media projects, EPX Studio focuses on uplifting its members by connecting them with industry professionals and like-minded students.

Posted Apr 9

Active Minds on a Mission: Talking About Mental Health

The University of Iowa chapter of Active Minds is a student-run group on a mission to expand the conversation surrounding mental health on campus. Over the last four years they have partnered with numerous organizations to broaden their reach and make sure that every Hawkeye knows they are supported.

Posted Apr 3

Wellness (and the UI) Wins with Fresh Check Day

The University of Iowa’s Fresh Check Day — an event focused on campus mental health — won national recognition this year for being among the nation’s best. Rising to the top out of 145 other universities, the UI’s event won the 2018 Outstanding Fresh Check Day Campus award.

Posted Mar 28

How Adriana Petersen learned to STRETCH herself in leadership roles on campus

The Iowa Challenge defines "stretch" as follows: "At Iowa, you will find a diversity of people, ideas, opportunities, and experiences. That diversity is one of the benefits of being an Iowa student.

Posted Mar 26

How community involvement helped Adam Goedken change his perspective on SERVING

The Iowa Challenge defines "serve" as follows: "As an Iowa student, you are a member of many communities, on and off the campus. You have the opportunity and the responsibility to be a good neighbor and citizen, and to serve the community.

Posted Mar 26

How Mikaela Mallin combines dance and science to EXCEL

The Iowa Challenge defines "excel" as follows: “Academic excellence means setting and meeting high standards for yourself as a student. Faculty, staff, and other students will ask you to work hard and push yourself intellectually.

Posted Mar 26