Diversity

Award-winning author to present 'A Deeper Black: Race in America' Feb. 25

Ta-Nehisi Coates to speak, moderate community conversation
The University of Iowa is presenting "A Deeper Black: Race in America," a lecture by Ta-Nehisi Coates, a national correspondent with The Atlantic and author of “The Beautiful Struggle,” on Wednesday, Feb. 25, at the Englert Theatre. At the conclusion of the lecture, Coates will moderate a community conversation.
Pam Mollenhauer poses in front of the videos from the culture awareness program, which she led for the Hygienic Laboratory.

Lab Link State Hygienic Laboratory program promotes cultural awareness

A program at the State Hygienic Laboratory at the University of Iowa is helping to promote cultural understanding among the diverse staff at the lab. The program was made possible thanks to a seed grant from the UI’s Human Resources/Staff Language and Culture Services .

Storm Lake Scholars Program offers resources, support

Scholarship providing degree opportunity for first-generation students
A new scholarship is providing up to 10 first-generation students from Storm Lake, Iowa, the oppportunity to attend the University of Iowa at no cost.
MLK illustration by Aubrey Hart, UI BFA Graphic Design '15

UI celebrates life of Martin Luther King Jr.

Annual program includes events from Day of Service to unity walk and Wycliffe Gordon lecture and performance
An annual University of Iowa celebration honoring the life and work of Martin Luther King Jr. and addressing contemporary human rights issues will be held Jan. 19-31.
2014: A Look Back

2014: A Look Back

Rewind 2014 in this video review
It was a busy year on campus and we've got you covered. Take a look at this video to see highlights from 2014 at the University of Iowa.

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