Articles from August 2018

African Studies Program to host roundtable discussion with IWP residents, Sept. 19

The African Studies Program invites you to attend their first event of the semester, "A Roundtable with the 2018 IWP Residents from Africa." This event will take place on Wednesday, September 19, 2018 from 12-2 p.m. in S401 Pappajohn. 

In the news: UI geology students study Hawaii volcano before famous eruption

Group performed research on volcanic activity, lava flows, beach with green sand

Settled in Denmark

Did my journey start out perfectly? Absolutely not. Would I change how it started? Absolutely not - the story is way too funny.


Do you want to try cooking Korean food? Learn about Korean culture while making Korean food at one of several cooking classes offered by the King Sejong Institute at the University of Iowa.

Prof. Mauricio Tenorio-Trillo to deliver 8th annual Charles A. Hale Lecture, Sept. 18

Join International Programs and the UI Latin American Studies Programs for the 8th annual Charles A. Hale Lecture entitled "History's Autobiography," delivered by professor Maurico Tenorio-Trillo on Tuesday, Sept. 18, from 3 - 4:30 p.m. in Old Capitol Museum Senate Chamber.

In the news: Friends Without Borders connects international and domestic students

Program offers platform for learning, inclusiveness, and friendship

Dr. Rajagopal visits Iowa City for a series of talks Sept 17-18

International Programs welcomes acclaimed physician and pain and palliative care specialist Dr. M.R. Rajagopal to Iowa City for a series of talks during September 17-18. 

In the news: Filmmaker Ghazvinizadeh shares wealth of knowledge

The acclaimed filmmaker has joined the University of Iowa Cinema Department.

Study abroad was so worth it - unpacking memories

I didn’t want my semester abroad to end. But really, study abroad doesn’t quite finish when you board that plane back to the States—for one thing, there’s the new you, then there’s all the memories, and finally, there’s that suitcase to unpack.

Study Abroad to host India Winterim info sessions Aug 27 & 28

Study Abroad, part of International Programs, will host an information session on its India Winterim program, on Monday, August 27 at 10:30 a.m. and Tuesday, August 28 at 1:30 p.m. in 1117 University Capitol Centre.