Friday, April 12

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

Provost's Global Forum - "Why School? In...

In April, the University of Iowa will host scholars, experts, and researchers from around the world as part of the 2019 Provost’s Global Forum, "Why School? International Perspectives on Education... Continue reading

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

Discover Study Abroad

@ University Capitol Centre

Would you like to study abroad during your time at the University of Iowa, but don't know where to start? Attend one of our weekly Discover Study Abroad info sessions... Continue reading

An Duplan and Julian Talamantez Brolaski

@ Dey House

Please join us for a Q & A session with poets, An Duplan and Julian Talamantez Brolaski. Continue reading

Frontier Co-op – Tippie Impact Competiti...

@ Pappajohn Business Buildi...

Finalists will pitch their sustainable business model to a panel of judges, and the winning individual or team will receive a cash prize and the potential opportunity to develop their... Continue reading

All Journal Meeting

@ Boyd Law Building

Come learn from each journal about the benefits of joining a law journal and the write-on process, followed by an all-journal open house! Continue reading

Success, Not Excess Meetings

@ Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)

Supporting Students Desiring a Change

Success, Not Excess provides a small, safe and supportive space for UI students wanting to make or considering changes in their alcohol or other drug use.... Continue reading

Re-Viewing 'Eyes Wide Shut': Tracie Morr...

@ Adler Journalism and Mass...

Please join us on Friday, April 12th in E105 Adler Journalism Building (AJB) for a live
reinterpretation of the first half of Stanley Kubrick’s final complete film, Eyes Wide Shut. Continue reading

Humanize My Hoodie: Opening Event

@ Old Capitol Museum

PLEASE NOTE: We are expecting a full house on Friday. Seating is first come, first serve. There will be a spill over room featuring live feed from the talk. Continue reading

Live from Prairie Lights: Lindsay Stern ...

@ Prairie Lights Books

Writers’ Workshop graduate Lindsay Stern will read from one of the most anticipated novels of 2019, The Study of Animal Languages, followed by a brief conversation with Charles D’Ambrosio. Continue reading

Batsheva Dance Company, "Venezuela"

@ Hancher Auditorium

ADULT: $60 | $50 | $40
YOUTH: $30 | $10


Under the artistic direction of choreographer Ohad Naharin, Israel’s Batsheva Dance Company has built a global reputation for... Continue reading

CAB Taste of Asia

@ Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)

Join us for the annual Taste of Asia, a celebration of Asian food, customs and culture! This year features a scrumptious palette of food from different regions of Asia, along... 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