student with ipad/robot combo

Teaching innovations for 21st century educators

UI College of Education unveils new collaborative high-tech space
Double Robots and Sphero Balls were just two of many new educational technologies featured in the Feb. 4 grand opening of the University of Iowa College of Education’s new high-tech, collaborative space in Lindquist Center North—a real "game-changer" in preparing 21st century educators.
bobby mcferrin performing

Hancher to present Bobby McFerrin

Concert marks the end of Hancher’s post-flood journey
The UI’s Hancher will present vocalist Bobby McFerrin on Friday, Feb. 12, at 7:30 p.m. in the Riverside Casino and Golf Resort Event Center. The concert will be the final Hancher performance before the opening of the new Hancher Auditorium in the fall.
Richard Fumerton portrait

Talking political philosophy and freedom

Fumerton to deliver UI Presidential Lecture Feb. 28
Philosophy professor Richard Fumerton, selected to deliver the 33rd Annual Presidential Lecture, will address a topic people in this country, and many people elsewhere, are interested in: freedom.
UI graduate students help at Lincoln Elementary School's Hollywood STEAM Day.

Iowa City Press-Citizen UI participates in Hollywood STEAM Day at Lincoln Elementary School

Lincoln Elementary hosted its Hollywood STEAM Day, featuring rooms throughout the school dedicated to teaching students, and parents, how science, technology, engineering, and math interact with art and Hollywood movies. UI faculty and graduate students from several different departments and colleges participated in the event.

Dancing during Power Hour

Six things to do this spring

Don't miss these landmark moments on the UI campus this semester
The University of Iowa's spring semester promises to be eventful. Make sure to add these six events to your calendar!
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Hancher to present 'Vocalosity' Jan. 30 at the Englert

Very few tickets remain for performance
Deke Sharon, “the father of contemporary a cappella,” has selected vocalists for a concert that will span the musical ages.
color portrait of Sam Watkins in front of MLK portrait

Get to Know…Sam Watkins

Graphic design student paints image for MLK poster
The "Get to Know" series asks University of Iowa faculty, staff, and students a few questions about their work and outside interests. Meet senior graphic design student Sam Watkins, who painted eight portraits of Martin Luther King Jr. that comprise an Iowa Memorial Union exhibition called "Keep Moving Forward."
Iowa vs. Stanford, Rose Bowl 2016

Turning Pasadena black and gold

Hawkeye spirit shines through during Rose Bowl extravaganza
Though the Rose Bowl Game didn't go the way Hawkeye fans would have liked, it was an amazing week for many of the tens of thousands who made the trip to California.