The UI’s 16 Fulbright students rank it No. 15th nationally among research universities — its highest ever placement, tying it with Stanford and Columbia universities, according to The Chronicle of Higher Education’s new rankings released this week. It demonstrates marked and continued improvement over its placement at No. 30 last year and No. 117 five years ago.
3/21/2018 - 12:40 pm
Pappajohn Business Building, Room S126
The Frank Center's ELDC serves as an open forum to improve language and conversation skills, build relationships, and learn about different cultures. We have a different topic each week and a different theme for each day—you can always count on something new and fun at the ELDC!
3/21/2018 - 4:00 pm
Voxman Music Building, Vox 2
The European Studies Group, a part of International Programs, and the UI School of Music will present a guest lecture by Anne Leonard of the University of Chicago on "The Turned Canvas and the Musical Turn: Thoughts on the Romantic Imagination" at 4 p.m. on Wednesday, March 21, in Vox 2 of the Voxman Music Building. The event is free and open to the public. This lecture addresses the motif of the turned canvas or...
3/22/2018 - 12:00 pm
Congregational United Church of Christ
Laura Kennedy served almost four decades as a U.S. career diplomat. She spent much of her career working in or on the former Soviet Union and served in Geneva and Vienna (thrice) on multilateral disarmament and non-proliferation (conventional, nuclear and bio) as well as a number of temporary assignments in New York, including the 2010 and 2015 NPT Review Conferences. She retired in 2013 but was soon after recalled to service to head U.S. missions in Turkmenistan and Vienna. She retired again...