Events Archive

Free Coral Ridge Bus Ride

Free Coral Ridge Bus Ride

5/18/2018 - 6:10 pm
Clinton and Washington (Iowa City) Bus Stop
University of Iowa Student Government (UISG) supports free rides on Thursday and Friday nights for UI students to and from the Coral Ridge Mall in Coralville. To ride, board Coralville Transit’s Night route  and show the driver your current University of Iowa student ID card.  Coralville Transit operates the...
Free Coral Ridge Bus Ride

Free Coral Ridge Bus Ride

5/17/2018 - 6:10 pm
Clinton and Washington (Iowa City) Bus Stop
University of Iowa Student Government (UISG) supports free rides on Thursday and Friday nights for UI students to and from the Coral Ridge Mall in Coralville. To ride, board Coralville Transit’s Night route  and show the driver your current University of Iowa student ID card.  Coralville Transit operates the...
Free Coral Ridge Bus Ride

Free Coral Ridge Bus Ride

5/11/2018 - 6:10 pm
Clinton and Washington (Iowa City) Bus Stop
University of Iowa Student Government (UISG) supports free rides on Thursday and Friday nights for UI students to and from the Coral Ridge Mall in Coralville. To ride, board Coralville Transit’s Night route  and show the driver your current University of Iowa student ID card.  Coralville Transit operates the...
Free Coral Ridge Bus Ride

Free Coral Ridge Bus Ride

5/10/2018 - 6:10 pm
Clinton and Washington (Iowa City) Bus Stop
University of Iowa Student Government (UISG) supports free rides on Thursday and Friday nights for UI students to and from the Coral Ridge Mall in Coralville. To ride, board Coralville Transit’s Night route  and show the driver your current University of Iowa student ID card.  Coralville Transit operates the...
Free Coral Ridge Bus Ride

Free Coral Ridge Bus Ride

5/4/2018 - 6:10 pm
Clinton and Washington (Iowa City) Bus Stop
University of Iowa Student Government (UISG) supports free rides on Thursday and Friday nights for UI students to and from the Coral Ridge Mall in Coralville. To ride, board Coralville Transit’s Night route  and show the driver your current University of Iowa student ID card.  Coralville Transit operates the...
English Language Discussion Circles

English Language Discussion Circles

5/4/2018 - 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!
Free Coral Ridge Bus Ride

Free Coral Ridge Bus Ride

5/3/2018 - 6:10 pm
Clinton and Washington (Iowa City) Bus Stop
University of Iowa Student Government (UISG) supports free rides on Thursday and Friday nights for UI students to and from the Coral Ridge Mall in Coralville. To ride, board Coralville Transit’s Night route  and show the driver your current University of Iowa student ID card.  Coralville Transit operates the...
English Language Discussion Circles

English Language Discussion Circles

5/3/2018 - 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!
Chinese Consul General Lecture

Chinese Consul General Lecture

5/2/2018 - 2:30 pm
Iowa Memorial Union (IMU), Ballroom
Consul General HONG Lei from the Chicago Consulate of the People’s Republic of China will speak on “New Developments in China and Sino-U.S. Relations” on Wednesday, May 2nd, 2:30-3:30 p.m., in the IMU Ballroom.  Please let your faculty, staff, and students know about this opportunity. Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa sponsored events. If you are a person with a...
English Language Discussion Circles

English Language Discussion Circles

5/2/2018 - 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!
“Health Care for Underserved Populations in South India”

“Health Care for Underserved Populations in South India”

5/2/2018 - 12:00 pm
The Congregational Church,
Eesha Patel is a second year student at the College of Pharmacy. She was born in London, England and spent her formative years living in Nairobi, Kenya prior to moving to the United States. She received her Bachelor's degree in Psychology from the University of Iowa. Eesha currently volunteers in the Emergency room as a student pharmacist, where she has the opportunity to interact with patients from many different demographics. In her free time, Eesha enjoys sipping on a cup of coffee and...
English Language Discussion Circles

English Language Discussion Circles

5/1/2018 - 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!
English Language Discussion Circles

English Language Discussion Circles

4/30/2018 - 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!
Basant Spring Kite Festival (free)

Basant Spring Kite Festival (free)

4/29/2018 - 12:00 pm
Hubbard Park
Basant—Spring Kite Festival (FREE) Pakistani Student Association invites you to join us for BASANT—Spring Kite Flying Festival on Sunday April 29th from 12–3 p.m. in Hubbard Park (near the IMU). Admission and food is FREE! Many thanks to our generous sponsors: U Iowa Associated Residence Halls (ARH), Center for Student Involvement & Leadership and University of Iowa Graduate & Professional Student Government and UI students and community for helpig...
Free Coral Ridge Bus Ride

Free Coral Ridge Bus Ride

4/27/2018 - 6:10 pm
Clinton and Washington (Iowa City) Bus Stop
University of Iowa Student Government (UISG) supports free rides on Thursday and Friday nights for UI students to and from the Coral Ridge Mall in Coralville. To ride, board Coralville Transit’s Night route  and show the driver your current University of Iowa student ID card.  Coralville Transit operates the...
English Language Discussion Circles

English Language Discussion Circles

4/27/2018 - 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!
Free Coral Ridge Bus Ride

Free Coral Ridge Bus Ride

4/26/2018 - 6:10 pm
Clinton and Washington (Iowa City) Bus Stop
University of Iowa Student Government (UISG) supports free rides on Thursday and Friday nights for UI students to and from the Coral Ridge Mall in Coralville. To ride, board Coralville Transit’s Night route  and show the driver your current University of Iowa student ID card.  Coralville Transit operates the...
English Language Discussion Circles

English Language Discussion Circles

4/26/2018 - 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!
WorldCanvass: Climate Science and the Environment

WorldCanvass: Climate Science and the Environment

4/25/2018 - 5:00 pm
MERGE
Environmental challenges come in all shapes and sizes.  Some seem far away and intangible while others touch us in our homes, on our farmland, in the air we breathe, and in the water we drink. Leading experts in climate science and environmental research will join WorldCanvass host Joan Kjaer on April 25 to discuss the most pressing concerns facing Iowans and international efforts to mitigate potentially disastrous effects of climate change and the resulting disruption to populations...
English Language Discussion Circles

English Language Discussion Circles

4/25/2018 - 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!
“The Basque Country — Language, Culture, and Politics: A View from the Inside”

“The Basque Country — Language, Culture, and Politics: A View from the Inside”

4/25/2018 - 12:00 pm
The Congregational Church,
Roslyn Frank obtained her B.A., M.A., and Ph.D. from the University of Iowa. Post studies, she has used her credentials to serve the Department of Spanish and Portuguese at the University of Iowa, currently as a Professor Emeritus. Her research specializes in Basque Studies, Cognitive Linguistics, European ethnography, ethnomathematics, ethno- & archaeo- astronomy, informational technologies & orality, ecocriticism, Spanish civilization & Culture and Spanish Women Writers. Her...
Choosing to Die: A Global Look at the Impact of Cultural Norms on the Choices Women Make in Cancer Treatment

Choosing to Die: A Global Look at the Impact of Cultural Norms on the Choices Women Make in Cancer Treatment

4/24/2018 - 3:00 pm
University Capitol Centre, International Commons (Room 1117)
Join International Programs for a global look at the impact of cultural norms on the choices women make in cancer treatment from 3 to 4:30 p.m., April 24, in 1117 University Capitol Centre. In a panel discussion entitled "Choosing to Die," panelist will discuss details of their recent international, interdisciplinary pilot study focused on the hurdles women across Asia seem to face when diagnosed with breast cancer. The event is...
English Language Discussion Circles

English Language Discussion Circles

4/24/2018 - 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!
BGC: Academic ESL: Facilitating Student Success

BGC: Academic ESL: Facilitating Student Success

4/24/2018 - 9:30 am
University Capitol Centre, International Commons (Room 1117)
Through courses designed not only to improve international students’ language proficiency, but also their understanding of US culture and the US classroom, ESL Programs supports student success.  This session will discuss English as a Second Language (ESL) at the University. The presenters will describe how ESL eases the academic transition from a student’s home country to the US.  Focus will be on the undergraduate population that ESL serves with explanation of the on-...
Breast Cancer Meanings: Journeys across Asia

Breast Cancer Meanings: Journeys across Asia

4/23/2018 - 3:30 pm
University Capitol Centre, International Commons (Room 1117)
University of Iowa Anthropology Seminar Monday, April 23, 2018, 3:30 – 5:00 pm / UCC1117 (International Programs Commons) Panelists include: Mikael Hartman Senior consultant in division of general surgery (breast surgery) at National University Hospital and head of Breast Cancer Prevention Program of the School of Public Health, National University of Singapore Wong Mee Lian...
English Language Discussion Circles

English Language Discussion Circles

4/23/2018 - 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!
Free Coral Ridge Bus Ride

Free Coral Ridge Bus Ride

4/20/2018 - 6:10 pm
Clinton and Washington (Iowa City) Bus Stop
University of Iowa Student Government (UISG) supports free rides on Thursday and Friday nights for UI students to and from the Coral Ridge Mall in Coralville. To ride, board Coralville Transit’s Night route  and show the driver your current University of Iowa student ID card.  Coralville Transit operates the...
English Language Discussion Circles

English Language Discussion Circles

4/20/2018 - 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!
Free Coral Ridge Bus Ride

Free Coral Ridge Bus Ride

4/19/2018 - 6:10 pm
Clinton and Washington (Iowa City) Bus Stop
University of Iowa Student Government (UISG) supports free rides on Thursday and Friday nights for UI students to and from the Coral Ridge Mall in Coralville. To ride, board Coralville Transit’s Night route  and show the driver your current University of Iowa student ID card.  Coralville Transit operates the...
English Language Discussion Circles

English Language Discussion Circles

4/19/2018 - 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!
“South African Politics & Their Constitution: 20 Years Plus After Apartheid”

“South African Politics & Their Constitution: 20 Years Plus After Apartheid”

4/19/2018 - 12:00 pm
Congregational United Church of Christ
Mark Kende is the James Madison Chair in Constitutional Law at the Drake University Constitutional Law Center. He has served as a professor of law at the University of Montana in addition to serving as a visiting professor of law at several institutions including University of Paris II, University of Nantes, and Notre Dame. As a previous Fulbright Senior Scholar, Mark was invited to serve as a Visiting Professor of Law at the University of Stellenbosch in South Africa. Mark’s areas of...
BGC: International Students and Employment in the U.S.

BGC: International Students and Employment in the U.S.

4/19/2018 - 9:30 am
University Capitol Centre, International Commons (Room 1117)
International students in F-1 and J-1 visa status must adhere to strict regulations and procedures for obtaining internships and employment in the United States. This session is designed to provide faculty and staff a basic understanding of immigration related-issues to make informed administrative decisions, learn how the Pomerantz Career Center supports international students’ career development, and create a foundation for partnering efficiently and effectively with International...
Peace Corps Info Session

Peace Corps Info Session

4/18/2018 - 7:00 pm
University Capitol Centre, International Commons (Room 1117)
Serving in the Peace Corps is a great way to 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, ask questions about service, and gain tips to guide you through the application process. An application tips session will follow immediately after the info session.  Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa–sponsored...
English Language Discussion Circles

English Language Discussion Circles

4/18/2018 - 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!
English Language Discussion Circles

English Language Discussion Circles

4/17/2018 - 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!
English Language Discussion Circles

English Language Discussion Circles

4/16/2018 - 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!
2018 Bridging Fiesta: Empire and Dynasties

2018 Bridging Fiesta: Empire and Dynasties

4/14/2018 - 7:30 pm
Iowa Memorial Union (IMU), Main Lounge
It's that time of the year again! OASIS members would like to invite you to our 2018 Bridging Fiesta on April 14th!!! Bridging Fiesta is an event that aims to raise cultural awareness at the University of Iowa. Join us to celebrate a night full of fun activities, food, and dancing! WHEN: Saturday, April 14th WHERE: IMU Main Lounge WHAT TIME: 7:30 - 11:30 pm DRESS CODE: Formal/Semi-Formal ADMISSION: $5 in advance and $6 at the door Tickets will be sold at UCC (Old Capitol Town...
South Asian Studies Program Film Screening

South Asian Studies Program Film Screening

4/13/2018 - 7:00 pm
Becker Communication Studies Building, Room 101
Iowa Corridor Sangeet and the South Asian Studies Program bring you a film screening, followed by Q&A with one of the film makers: FRIDAY APRIL 13; 7:00 PM (DOORS OPEN at 6:30) UI Becker Communication Studies Building (BCSB) Room 101 [25 Madison St., Iowa City, IA] RIDING ON A SUNBEAM Film Screening, followed by discussion/Q&A with one of the protagonists (Mauktik Kulkarni).  This unusual film depicts an interesting backpacking...
Free Coral Ridge Bus Ride

Free Coral Ridge Bus Ride

4/13/2018 - 6:10 pm
Clinton and Washington (Iowa City) Bus Stop
University of Iowa Student Government (UISG) supports free rides on Thursday and Friday nights for UI students to and from the Coral Ridge Mall in Coralville. To ride, board Coralville Transit’s Night route  and show the driver your current University of Iowa student ID card.  Coralville Transit operates the...
English Language Discussion Circles

English Language Discussion Circles

4/13/2018 - 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!
Free Coral Ridge Bus Ride

Free Coral Ridge Bus Ride

4/12/2018 - 6:10 pm
Clinton and Washington (Iowa City) Bus Stop
University of Iowa Student Government (UISG) supports free rides on Thursday and Friday nights for UI students to and from the Coral Ridge Mall in Coralville. To ride, board Coralville Transit’s Night route  and show the driver your current University of Iowa student ID card.  Coralville Transit operates the...
 Bridging Domestic and Global Diversity Open Forum

Bridging Domestic and Global Diversity Open Forum

4/12/2018 - 2:30 pm
University Capitol Centre, 1117
The Open Forum provides an opportunity for Bridging Domestic and Global Diversity participants to become change agents to engage the campus community on diversity issues and raise awareness on these issues. Those attending the event will learn about race, ethnicity, and religion/faith through presentations and interactive dialogues. Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa–sponsored events. If you are a person with a disability who requires a...
English Language Discussion Circles

English Language Discussion Circles

4/12/2018 - 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!
English Language Discussion Circles

English Language Discussion Circles

4/11/2018 - 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!
Surviving Hurricanes in Puerto Rico

Surviving Hurricanes in Puerto Rico

4/11/2018 - 12:00 pm
The Congregational Church
Mariola Espinosa is an Associate Professor in the Department of History at the University of Iowa and an Associate Professor Adjunct in the Section of the History of Medicine at Yale University. She is a historian of medicine and public health in the Caribbean and Latin America. Her current research looks at medical understandings of fever in the French, British, Spanish, and U.S. Caribbean empires. The high level of language proficiency she possesses in English, French...
English Language Discussion Circles

English Language Discussion Circles

4/10/2018 - 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!
BGC: Bringing J-1 Scholars to Your Department

BGC: Bringing J-1 Scholars to Your Department

4/10/2018 - 9:30 am
University Capitol Centre, International Commons (Room 1117)
This introduction session will introduce J-1 scholars to the audience. They will learn about the J-1 scholar categories and who J-1 scholars at the University of Iowa are.  Attendees will be walked through the J-1 Scholar Application and will come away with an understanding of how to fill out an application and how it is processed. The J-1 scholar orientation will be explained to attendees and issues that scholars commonly experience will be discussed. Attendees will then have time to ask...
English Language Discussion Circles

English Language Discussion Circles

4/9/2018 - 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!
Free Coral Ridge Bus Ride

Free Coral Ridge Bus Ride

4/6/2018 - 6:10 pm
Clinton and Washington (Iowa City) Bus Stop
University of Iowa Student Government (UISG) supports free rides on Thursday and Friday nights for UI students to and from the Coral Ridge Mall in Coralville. To ride, board Coralville Transit’s Night route  and show the driver your current University of Iowa student ID card.  Coralville Transit operates the...
English Language Discussion Circles

English Language Discussion Circles

4/6/2018 - 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!