• UI receives prestigious award for campus internationalization

Events

Survival Chinese Classes

Survival Chinese Classes

3/28/2017 - 5:30 pm
University Capitol Centre, Room 1124
Ever wanted to learn Chinese? Now's your chance! Adults and students ages 14+ are invited to sign up for “Survival Chinese” community courses with the UI Confucius Institute. The 8-week course begins March 21, 2017. The course meets weekly on Tuesdays from 5:30 – 7:00 p.m. in the University Capitol Centre. For more information on each class and for registration dates and information, visit the...
Make a Difference in the Peace Corps

Make a Difference in the Peace Corps

3/29/2017 - 7:00 pm
Iowa City Public Library, Meeting Room A
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. Join us at this information session to learn about volunteer experiences, the benefits (all expenses are paid), have your questions answered, and gain tips to guide you through the application process. Returned Volunteers will share their stories....
Building Global Community: East Africa

Building Global Community: East Africa

3/30/2017 - 9:30 am
University Capitol Centre, 1117
This session will introduce participants to the cultures of the eastern African countries of Kenya, Tanzania, and Uganda. Participants will learn about the history, traditions, values, and norms of those countries; hear about the day-to-day life of East Africans as told by international students from Kenya, Tanzania, and Uganda; and have the opportunity to ask questions about their experiences studying at the University of Iowa. Participants may take courses individually, without...