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Upcoming Events

  • March 2019
Tuesday, March 26, 2019, 12:30pm

Discover Study Abroad

University Capitol Centre, International Commons (Room 1117)
Would you like to study abroad during your time at the University of Iowa, but don't know where to start? Attend one of our weekly Discover Study Abroad info sessions to learn how study abroad works and find the right international opportunity for you!  ...
Discover Study Abroad
Wednesday, March 27, 2019, 11:30am to 1:30pm

Engaging Across Cultures: Chinese Culture: Tradition, Transformation, and Connection to the World

University Capitol Centre, International Commons (Room 1117)
All sessions taken for this graduate and professional student program are free of charge and fill on a first-come, first-served basis.  Participants must register in advance here: https://uiowa.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_cCokwXm292s6Vdr. ...
Engaging Across Cultures: Chinese Culture: Tradition, Transformation, and Connection to the World
Wednesday, March 27, 2019, 5:00pm

"Goya: The War Years 1808-1814"

Art Building West, Rm 116
The European Studies Group will present a guest lecture by Janis A. Tomlinson of the University of Delaware on "Goya: The War Years 1808-1814" at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, March 27, in 116 Art Building West.  The event is free and open to the public....
"Goya: The War Years 1808-1814"
Thursday, March 28, 2019

Reading and Re-Translation - an international colloquium

University Capitol Centre, International Commons (Room 1117)
“Reading and Re-translation" is an international and interdisciplinary colloquium dedicated to the theorization and practice of reading. With funding from an International Programs Major Projects Award, organizers and speakers from around the globe will focus on the current state of research on reading and re-translation and will generate scholarly and creative exchanges between colleagues in diverse fields in the arts, sciences, literatures, and humanities....
Reading and Re-Translation - an international colloquium
Thursday, March 28, 2019, 3:30pm to 5:30pm

Fulbright Writing Workshops

University Capitol Centre, International Commons (Room 1117)
Learn the basics of writing competitive grants essays with UI Fulbright Program Advisor Karen Wachsmuth....
Fulbright Writing Workshops
Thursday, March 28, 2019, 5:30pm to 7:00pm

WorldCanvass: What's in a Word

MERGE
On the next WorldCanvass, we’ll explore the act of reading and bring into focus the hidden site where social and symbolic power is enforced. We’ll also discuss how re-translations shape transnational, literary, and cultural relations and ask what arts and humanities perspectives need to be reasserted in a digitized world where algorithms increasingly read us. Join us on March 28 for WorldCanvass when the topic is “What’s in a Word? The Translator’s Challenge.”  The program, which is free and...
WorldCanvass: What's in a Word
Thursday, March 28, 2019, 7:30pm to 8:30pm

Beauty and the Beast: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly in the Arts of Sub-Saharan Africa

Art Building West, 240
"Beauty and the Beast: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly in the Arts of Sub-Saharan Africa"...
Beauty and the Beast: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly in the Arts of Sub-Saharan Africa
Friday, March 29, 2019

Reading and Re-Translation - an international colloquium

University Capitol Centre, International Commons (Room 1117)
“Reading and Re-translation" is an international and interdisciplinary colloquium dedicated to the theorization and practice of reading. With funding from an International Programs Major Projects Award, organizers and speakers from around the globe will focus on the current state of research on reading and re-translation and will generate scholarly and creative exchanges between colleagues in diverse fields in the arts, sciences, literatures, and humanities....
Reading and Re-Translation - an international colloquium
Friday, March 29, 2019, 11:00am

Discover Study Abroad

University Capitol Centre, International Commons (Room 1117)
Would you like to study abroad during your time at the University of Iowa, but don't know where to start? Attend one of our weekly Discover Study Abroad info sessions to learn how study abroad works and find the right international opportunity for you!  ...
Discover Study Abroad
Friday, March 29, 2019, 3:30pm to 5:00pm

Daniel Balderston Lecture: "The Warring Brothers": Borges Reads Kafka and Flaubert

Phillips Hall, 318
The Spanish & Portuguese Department, the Latin American Studies Program, International Programs, and the Department of Art & Art History present a lecture by Daniel Balderston: “The Warring Brothers: Borges Reads Kafka and Flaubert,” on Friday, March 29 at 3:30 in 318 PH....
Daniel Balderston Lecture: "The Warring Brothers": Borges Reads Kafka and Flaubert
Saturday, March 30, 2019

Reading and Re-Translation - an international colloquium

University Capitol Centre, International Commons (Room 1117)
“Reading and Re-translation" is an international and interdisciplinary colloquium dedicated to the theorization and practice of reading. With funding from an International Programs Major Projects Award, organizers and speakers from around the globe will focus on the current state of research on reading and re-translation and will generate scholarly and creative exchanges between colleagues in diverse fields in the arts, sciences, literatures, and humanities....
Reading and Re-Translation - an international colloquium
Saturday, March 30, 2019, 1:30pm to 3:00pm

Workshop with Daniel Balderston: Working with Modern Manuscripts

Phillips Hall, 318
The Spanish & Portuguese Department, the Latin American Studies Program, International Programs, and the Department of Art & Art History present a workshop with Daniel Balderston: Working with Modern Manuscripts on Saturday, March 30 at 1:30 in 318 PH....
Workshop with Daniel Balderston: Working with Modern Manuscripts
Tuesday, April 2, 2019, 12:30pm

Discover Study Abroad

University Capitol Centre, International Commons (Room 1117)
Would you like to study abroad during your time at the University of Iowa, but don't know where to start? Attend one of our weekly Discover Study Abroad info sessions to learn how study abroad works and find the right international opportunity for you!  ...
Discover Study Abroad
Wednesday, April 3, 2019

One Day for Iowa

One Day for Iowa is a 24-hour online fundraising event that will take place from 12:00 a.m. to 11:59 p.m. (CDT) on Wednesday, April 3, 2019. This day gives you and the greater University of Iowa community—alumni, parents, friends, and fans—the chance to make a difference by donating to the UI area you care about most.
Thursday, April 4, 2019, 9:00am to 11:00am

BGC: Bringing J-1 Scholars to Your Department

University Capitol Centre, International Commons (Room 1117)
To register for courses, sign into UI Employee Self Service, click on "My Training" to be rerouted to Learning and Development. Click on “Enroll in Courses” tab and use search bars to find desired sessions. ...
BGC: Bringing J-1 Scholars to Your Department
Thursday, April 4, 2019, 6:00pm to 9:00pm

Travel is Home

University Capitol Centre, International Commons (Room 1117)
In April, the University of Iowa Japanese Program will host more than twenty scholars from around the world as part of an international conference, "Travel is Home," exploring travel and landscape in Japanese literature, art, and culture....
Travel is Home
Friday, April 5, 2019

Travel is Home

Iowa Memorial Union (IMU), Academics Room (Rm 256)
In April, the University of Iowa Japanese Program will host more than twenty scholars from around the world as part of an international conference, "Travel is Home," exploring travel and landscape in Japanese literature, art, and culture....
Travel is Home
Friday, April 5, 2019, 11:00am

Discover Study Abroad

University Capitol Centre, International Commons (Room 1117)
Would you like to study abroad during your time at the University of Iowa, but don't know where to start? Attend one of our weekly Discover Study Abroad info sessions to learn how study abroad works and find the right international opportunity for you!  ...
Discover Study Abroad
Saturday, April 6, 2019

Travel is Home

Iowa Memorial Union (IMU), Academics Room (Rm 256)
In April, the University of Iowa Japanese Program will host more than twenty scholars from around the world as part of an international conference, "Travel is Home," exploring travel and landscape in Japanese literature, art, and culture....
Travel is Home
Tuesday, April 9, 2019, 9:00am to 11:00am

BGC: Cultural Insights Series Caribbean Islands

University Capitol Centre, International Commons (Room 1117)
To register for courses, sign into UI Employee Self Service, click on "My Training" to be rerouted to Learning and Development. Click on “Enroll in Courses” tab and use search bars to find desired sessions. ...
BGC: Cultural Insights Series Caribbean Islands
Tuesday, April 9, 2019, 12:30pm

Discover Study Abroad

University Capitol Centre, International Commons (Room 1117)
Would you like to study abroad during your time at the University of Iowa, but don't know where to start? Attend one of our weekly Discover Study Abroad info sessions to learn how study abroad works and find the right international opportunity for you!  ...
Discover Study Abroad
Thursday, April 11, 2019

Provost's Global Forum - "Why School? International Perspectives on Education and Social Transformation"

MERGE
In April, the University of Iowa will host scholars, experts, and researchers from around the world as part of the 2019 Provost’s Global Forum, "Why School? International Perspectives on Education and Social Transformation.” The goal of the Provost's Global Forum is to inspire discussions of global affairs and build relationships between the university and the state of Iowa....
Provost's Global Forum - "Why School? International Perspectives on Education and Social Transformation"
Thursday, April 11, 2019, 5:30pm to 7:00pm

WorldCanvass: Why School?

MERGE
The 2019 Provost’s Global Forum, “Why School? International Perspectives on Education and Social Transformation” (April 11-13), will examine education in a global context, both as a reflection of social norms and as a powerful force for change. We kick off the symposium on April 11 with WorldCanvass, when host Joan Kjaer and an expert panel discuss the societal roles played by educational institutions here and abroad. WorldCanvass is a free, public event at MERGE, 136 South Dubuque Street....
WorldCanvass: Why School?
Friday, April 12, 2019

Provost's Global Forum - "Why School? International Perspectives on Education and Social Transformation"

Hyatt Place Hotel
In April, the University of Iowa will host scholars, experts, and researchers from around the world as part of the 2019 Provost’s Global Forum, "Why School? International Perspectives on Education and Social Transformation.” The goal of the Provost's Global Forum is to inspire discussions of global affairs and build relationships between the university and the state of Iowa....
Provost's Global Forum - "Why School? International Perspectives on Education and Social Transformation"
Friday, April 12, 2019, 11:00am

Discover Study Abroad

University Capitol Centre, International Commons (Room 1117)
Would you like to study abroad during your time at the University of Iowa, but don't know where to start? Attend one of our weekly Discover Study Abroad info sessions to learn how study abroad works and find the right international opportunity for you!  ...
Discover Study Abroad
Saturday, April 13, 2019

Provost's Global Forum - "Why School? International Perspectives on Education and Social Transformation"

University Capitol Centre, Rm 2520D
In April, the University of Iowa will host scholars, experts, and researchers from around the world as part of the 2019 Provost’s Global Forum, "Why School? International Perspectives on Education and Social Transformation.” The goal of the Provost's Global Forum is to inspire discussions of global affairs and build relationships between the university and the state of Iowa....
Provost's Global Forum - "Why School? International Perspectives on Education and Social Transformation"
Monday, April 15, 2019, 2:00pm to 4:00pm

BGC: Mental Health Concerns of International Students and Ways to be an Ally to International Students

University Capitol Centre, International Commons (Room 1117)
To register for courses, sign into UI Employee Self Service, click on "My Training" to be rerouted to Learning and Development. Click on “Enroll in Courses” tab and use search bars to find desired sessions. ...
BGC: Mental Health Concerns of International Students and Ways to be an Ally to International Students
Tuesday, April 16, 2019, 12:30pm

Discover Study Abroad

University Capitol Centre, International Commons (Room 1117)
Would you like to study abroad during your time at the University of Iowa, but don't know where to start? Attend one of our weekly Discover Study Abroad info sessions to learn how study abroad works and find the right international opportunity for you!  ...
Discover Study Abroad
Friday, April 19, 2019, 11:00am

Discover Study Abroad

University Capitol Centre, International Commons (Room 1117)
Would you like to study abroad during your time at the University of Iowa, but don't know where to start? Attend one of our weekly Discover Study Abroad info sessions to learn how study abroad works and find the right international opportunity for you!  ...
Discover Study Abroad
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