International Alumni

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Consider giving back to your alma mater with a donation to International Programs. Private support has been instrumental in IP's success and ongoing support is crucial to advancing our mission. Learn more about giving opportunities.

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The International Impact Award recognizes distinguished alumni and other individuals with significant ties to the UI who have made important contributions internationally or, in the case of international alumni, abroad in their home countries. The International Impact Award is presented by the UI president during International Education Week in a public ceremony.

Alumni Spotlight

Howard Kerr

Howard Kerr
Native Iowa and 1960 graduate of the UI, Howard Kerr is the recipient of the 2016 International Impact Award. A former naval commander and advisor to U.S. presidents, Kerr has contributed to high-level discussions of international politics among individuals who create and implement American policy.

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