The University of Iowa

Summer 2020 Schedule

Life in Iowa is a program designed to assist international students to get adjusted to life and the academic system here at Iowa. It includes cultural events, academic sessions, as well as career series. Spring 2020, we will provide a monthly update of the events. 

June

6/9 (Tuesday): Hang Out with Us, 5:00-6:00 p.m.
It's summertime! Let's hang out! Sign up to join Life in Iowa for a fun conversation with friends.

6/22 (Monday): Movie Night, 4:00-6:00 p.m.
Bored of the same old shows? Join Life in Iowa to watch a movie with us and new friends.

6/24 (Wednesday): CAB: Paint Social w. Brush and Barrel, 7:00-9:30 p.m.
Come paint with your friends and make memories together as we create a fun design. 

July

7/1 (Wednesday): How to Nail an Interview, 4:00-5:00 p.m.
Learn essential information on how you can be better prepared for your next job or internship interview.

7/14 (Tuesday): Game Night, 5:00-6:00 p.m.
Hang out with Life in Iowa and take part in a virtual Game Night where we will bet playing various online board games. 

7/15 (Wednesday): Resume Building, 4:00-5:00 p.m.
Writing a resume can be confusing and frustrating, especially as an international student. This session will cover several strategies for various topics on resume building in the United States.

7/20 (Monday): How to Network Professionally, 4:00-5:00 p.m.
Networking can be confusing and frustrating, especially as an international student. This session will cover several strategies for various topics on networking in the United States.

7/24 (Friday): Cooking and Food Demonstration, 4:00-5:00 p.m.
Bored on a Friday afternoon? Join Life in Iowa and learn how to make new food from various different cultures. 

7/29 (Wednesday): CAB: General Trivial, 7:00-8:00 p.m.
Test your knowledge from pop culture to history to sports and so much more! CAB will host trivia every other Wednesday, giving away $200 in Amazon gift cards at each event!

August

8/5 (Wednesday): CAB: Virtual Escape Room, 7:00-8:00 p.m.
Can you and your friends escape before time is up? This Virtual Escape Room will keep you stumped until the time is up. Enter if you dare...

8/14 (Tuesday): Hang Out with Us, 5:00-6:00 p.m. 
Summer is almost over! Let's hang out! Sign up to join Life in Iowa for a fun conversation with friends.

For more information about these events, email isss-peer@uiowa.edu.