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UI Vice President for Research Marty Scholtz to step down

Thursday, February 22, 2024
J. Martin (Marty) Scholtz, who has served as the University of Iowa vice president for research since 2019, will step down from his role as he nears completion of his five-year term. The university will immediately launch a national search for its next vice president for research (VPR). Scholtz has agreed to continue as VPR until his successor begins.

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Intuitive Eating Workshop

Tuesday, February 27, 2024 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Campus Recreation and Wellness Center
Intuitive Eating is an approach that teaches you how to create a healthy relationship with your food, mind, and body. It is based on 10 basic principles that invite you to a world of satisfying eating and a sense of freedom from dieting. The four-week workshop is free for students and will provide education, activities, practice, and support to improve your food and body image awareness. Register for the spring workshop starting on Tuesday, Feb. 6 to 27.

Live from Prairie Lights | Christopher Merrill & Christopher Bolin

Tuesday, February 27, 2024 7:00pm
Prairie Lights Books
Poets Christopher Merrill and Christopher Bolin will read from their new books of poetry. Christopher Merrill will read from On the Road to Lviv. Prismatic and polysemous, On the Road to Lviv invites us on an odyssey across Ukraine in the hour of war. "This chronicle/ Took shape the day the war began, which was/ My 65th birthday," writes legendary traveler, war correspondent, memoirist and poet Christopher Merrill. At once deeply personal yet rooted in history so recent you can almost see the...
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Pao Houa Her - Visiting Artist in Photography - School of Art and Art History

Wednesday, February 28, 2024 6:00pm
Visual Arts Building
Image info: untitled (poppy field in Minnesota), 2019, from the series The Imaginative Landscape © Pao Houa Her, Courtesy Bockley Gallery Pao Houa Her is a Hmong American artist whose practice engages primarily with legacies and potentials of landscape, portraiture, and documentary photographic traditions and aesthetics, creating works that examine identity, longing, and belonging in Hmong diasporic communities. Among Her’s solo exhibitions include Paj quam ntuj / Flowers of the Sky at the...

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If you work, drive, or park in downtown Iowa City, be aware of a major street closure that is expected to last until at least late summer.

UI Police urge fans to be aware of ticket and merchandise scams

The University of Iowa Police Department is urging Hawkeye fans to be aware of common ticket and merchandise scams. Most scams recently reported to local law enforcement have occurred through social media websites and instant messaging platforms. Keep these tips in mind when securing tickets or Hawkeye merchandise to avoid getting scammed.

UI students named to dean’s list for fall 2023 semester

More than 7,900 students at the University of Iowa were named to the dean’s list for the 2023 fall semester.

UI students named to president’s list for fall 2023 semester

More than 950 undergraduate students at the University of Iowa were named to the president’s list for the 2023 fall semester.
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New rates proposed for UI parking permits beginning Aug. 1

To support the ongoing maintenance and improvement of parking facilities, University of Iowa Parking and Transportation is proposing modest rate increases for most parking permits beginning Aug. 1.

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