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Willowwind School elementary students view original drawings from the UIMA K-12 School Programs Comics and Graphic Novels collection during a 2013 visit. The museum's engagement program set an all-time record for student participation during the 2013-14 academic year, bringing art directly to more than 25,500 K-12 students across Iowa. Photo courtesy of the UI Museum of Art.
Published: 2014.08.26 | By Elizabeth Wallace | 2:19 PM
Published: 2014.08.26
By Elizabeth Wallace
2:19 PM
The University of Iowa Museum of Art (UIMA) K-12 School Programs set an all-time record for student participation during the 2013-14 academic year, bringing art directly to more than 25,500 K-12 students across Iowa. This figure exceeds the previous year’s total of more than 18,465 K-12 students. Story
 

UIMA K-12 engagement program reaches more than 25,500 students during 2013-14

students look at comics and graphic novels collection

The University of Iowa Museum of Art (UIMA) K-12 School Programs set an all-time record for student participation during the 2013-14 academic year, bringing art directly to more than 25,500 K-12 students across Iowa. This figure exceeds the previous year’s total of more than 18,465 K-12 students. Story

UI Lecture Committee announces fall lineup

“Arrested Development” actor Jeffrey Tambor will speak at the University of Iowa on Aug. 28.

The University of Iowa Lecture Committee will kick off its fall semester lecture series on Thursday, Aug. 28, with actor Jeffrey Tambor presenting “Performing Your Life.” Story

UI experts share unique struggles cancer survivors face

Published
2014.08.19
Some of the artwork featured in the exhibit iving Proof Exhibit: Cancer Survivor Art."

Liz Cullen, a UI College of Nursing alumna and UI nurse practitioner in radiation oncology, and Jen Adams, a social worker at the Holden Comprehensive Cancer Center, discuss the struggles cancer survivors face in a show on "Living Proof Exhibit: Cancer Survivor Art." Story from: Iowa Public Radio Talk of Iowa

Iowa Public Radio Talk of Iowa

Division of Performing Arts announces fall auditions for actors, singers, dancers

actor checking casting sheet

Auditions for University of Iowa theater, opera, and dance fall productions and performances will be held during the first week of classes, beginning on Monday, Aug. 25. Story

Brilliant artists, thematic threads are highlights of Hancher's 2014-15 season

The Joffrey Ballet

The new Hancher season features artists both new and familiar to local audiences. Five themes invite audience members to connect with a wide array of performers. Story

Pentacrest Museums open house to highlight research, new exhibit

Members of the University of Iowa and Iowa City community will have the opportunity to see everything from exotic insects to the greatest moments in Hawkeye football at the Pentacrest Museums annual open house from 4 to 8 p.m., Thursday, Aug. 28. Story

UI Youth Ballet and School of Dance offer fall programs

youth ballet participants on stage

Aspiring young dancers can develop their artistic expression this fall at programs offered through the University of Iowa Youth Ballet and School of Dance. Story

Spotlight: The show goes on

Iowa Alumni Magazine: Spotlight: The show goes on
Published
2014.08.01
UI opera performance

From the latest issue of Iowa Alumni Magazine, a look at the UI Opera Theatre program. Story from: Iowa Alumni Magazine

Iowa Alumni Magazine

UI Mobile Museum offers visitors a 'colorful' discovery

UI Mobiler Museum Coloring Book cover with animals driving mobile museum

Visitors to the University of Iowa Mobile Museum will now be able to take home a concrete reminder of their experience—in the form of a coloring book. Story

New exhibit to explore a paradise of birds

The Old Capitol Museum, in conjunction with the University of Iowa Museum of Natural History, will host a fall exhibit, “Wonderful Preserve: A Century of Recovery on Laysan Island,” opening Thursday, Aug. 14. Story

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