Week of March 1, 2015

Monday, March 2


Moviegoers are invited to take a cinematic world tour this spring with Bijou Horizons, a new film series at FilmScene.


Tuesday, March 3


Interested in studying abroad? Want to stay on track to graduate? CIMBA Italy is a study abroad program that offers University of Iowa credit. Explore Italy and Europe while taking business, journalism, communications, or engineering classes.

Pappajohn Business Building

The internship and job search can be confusing and frustrating, especially as an international student. This session will cover several strategies for locating job and internship opportunities in the United States.

University Capitol Centre

The term ‘Anthropocene’ entered the lexicon at the turn of the century as a way to describe the modern period of geological history when humanity’s influence has markedly and irreversibly affected the Earth, its atmosphere, biodiversity, and climate—in other words, the natural world.  Host Joan K


Wednesday, March 4


The Caribbean, Diaspora, and Atlantic Studies Program (CDA) will host a lecture with Shona N. Jackson titled "Involuntary Settlers, Voluntary Colonials: the Contingent Nature of Subaltern Freedoms in the Caribbean" on Wednesday, March 4 from 5:30-7:00 p.m. in 315 Phillips Hall. 

Phillips Hall

Peace Corps Volunteers who have served in various decades in the last 54 years will share their experiences living, learning, and working overseas. Many details of service such as communication home, training and how to become a volunteer has changed over time.

University Capitol Centre

Thursday, March 5


Mix and mingle with Tippie students who share your love of global cultures!  Open to study abroad alums, those interested in study abroad, Tippie Buddies, international students, International Biz Cert students, and anyone with an interest in expanding your global perspective!

The Airliner