Events

Week of August 30, 2015

Sunday, August 30

(All day)

The Iowa Soul Festival is a celebration that features the dance, music, food and art of the African and African-American communities.

Summer of the Arts
4:00pm

Join us for a reading from residents Birgül Oğuz and Villeda, plus current University of Iowa MFA candidate Spenser Mestel.

Prairie Lights Bookstore

Monday, August 31

12:30pm

Each week we discuss a new topic, and this week’s topic is “Getting to know Iowa City.” No preparation is required – just show up ready to talk and/or meet some new students and staff. Since we meet around lunch time, you are welcome to bring your lunch with you.

Pappajohn Business Building
5:00pm

Come and learn everything about the sport that so many Americans are proud of - Football before the season begins!

University Capitol Centre

Tuesday, September 1

12:30pm

Each week we discuss a new topic, and this week’s topic is “Getting to know Iowa City.” No preparation is required – just show up ready to talk and/or meet some new students and staff. Since we meet around lunch time, you are welcome to bring your lunch with you.

Pappajohn Business Building
4:30pm

The Frank Center’s Chinese Names Pronunciation Office Hours will continue through the month of September. No appointments are necessary/required; simply bring your class roster and meet with one of our Mandarin-speaking tutors staffing the event.

Pappajohn Business Building
6:00pm

The University of Iowa invites the campus and community to join Provost P. Barry Butler and Associate Provost Linda Snetselaar to the Iowa Memorial Union Main Lounge on Tuesday September 1st at 6pm to Celebrate Outreach & Engagement at Iowa.

Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)

Wednesday, September 2

12:30pm

Each week we discuss a new topic, and this week’s topic is “Getting to know Iowa City.” No preparation is required – just show up ready to talk and/or meet some new students and staff. Since we meet around lunch time, you are welcome to bring your lunch with you.

Pappajohn Business Building
1:00pm

Interested in having a professional photo taken? All graduate students are invited to sign up to have their pictures taken during a Graduate College Photo Booth session.

Gilmore Hall
7:00pm

Make a difference in the lives of others and your own. Serving in the Peace Corps is a great way to use your skills to help a community in need, immerse yourself in a new culture, learn a new language, and have the experience of a lifetime.

University Capitol Centre

Thursday, September 3

(All day)

Learn about London Winter program offering business courses.  Application deadline is September 11.

Pappajohn Business Building
12:30pm

Each week we discuss a new topic, and this week’s topic is “Getting to know Iowa City.” No preparation is required – just show up ready to talk and/or meet some new students and staff. Since we meet around lunch time, you are welcome to bring your lunch with you.

Pappajohn Business Building
12:30pm

Curious about study abroad but don't know how to start exploring your options? Come to this session for an overview of Tippie programs, as well as popular UI programs for business students, and get all your questions answered about study abroad.

Pappajohn Business Building
2:30pm

Curious about study abroad but don't know how to start exploring your options?

Pappajohn Business Building

Friday, September 4

12:30pm

Each week we discuss a new topic, and this week’s topic is “Getting to know Iowa City.” No preparation is required – just show up ready to talk and/or meet some new students and staff. Since we meet around lunch time, you are welcome to bring your lunch with you.

Pappajohn Business Building