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West campus first to see 10-year facilities master plan projects take shape

Thursday, November 17, 2022
It’s an exciting time to be a Hawkeye and to witness the campus transformation that will take place beginning in 2023.

Office of the State Archaeologist at UI protects ancient burial sites across the state

Wednesday, November 16, 2022
The University of Iowa’s Office of the State Archaeologist is tasked with uncovering Iowa’s Indigenous past; however, the most rewarding part for these archaeologists isn’t finding hundreds of artifacts in the ground each year, but making connections with local Native American tribes.

Dance Gala makes triumphant return to Hancher stage

Tuesday, November 15, 2022
Students and faculty in the University of Iowa Department of Dance choreographed and performed for Dance Gala 2022 as the annual event made its return to the Hancher stage for the first time in two years.

Native American Heritage Month: Stanley Museum of Art features important works of Indigenous art

Wednesday, November 9, 2022
To celebrate Native American Heritage Month, the University of Iowa Stanley Museum of Art pulled together a shortlist of objects created by Indigenous North American artists for us to learn about.

Dance Gala returns to Hancher with themes of mental health, inclusivity

Monday, November 7, 2022
The University of Iowa Dance Gala will perform at Hancher Auditorium for the first time in two years — and will include a poignant performance inspired by mental illness.

Reminder: Extreme weather protocol on campus

Thursday, November 3, 2022
With winter weather returning to Iowa City, it’s important for the campus community to get reacquainted with the University of Iowa’s Extreme Weather Plan.

Photos celebrate UI global experience during International Education Week

Thursday, November 3, 2022
The UI will celebrate International Education Week Nov. 14–18. International Education Week celebrates the many ways international education and exchange opportunities prepare people for community-building in both national and international settings.

ICYMI: Homecoming 2022

Wednesday, November 2, 2022
The University of Iowa’s 2022 Homecoming festivities provided faculty, staff, students, and alumni with a lot to cheer about throughout the week, including a 33-13 victory over Northwestern at Kinnick Stadium on Saturday, Oct. 29.

Iowa's world-class wrestling facility to be named for Goschke family

Tuesday, November 1, 2022
Pending Board of Regents, State of Iowa, approval at its meeting on Nov. 9–10, the University of Iowa will name its new world-class wrestling training facility in honor of Doug and Ann Goschke’s generous support.

Parekh appointed chair of Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery

Friday, October 28, 2022
Kalpaj Parekh has been named chair and departmental executive officer of the Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery with University of Iowa Health Care, following a national search. Parekh’s appointment is effective Nov. 1. He has served as interim chair of the department since September 2021. The Board of Regents, State of Iowa, approved the university’s request to establish a freestanding...

Discover Your University program encourages employees to explore campus

Wednesday, October 5, 2022
University Human Resources and the Office of the President have launched a new pilot program for faculty and staff that offers employees unique opportunities to engage with campus during normal working hours and to explore places that make the University of Iowa great.

Recapping a weekend of basketball, football, and fun at Iowa

Tuesday, October 4, 2022
From shooting hoops on Iowa avenue to Fox’s Big Noon Kickoff to the annual ANF football game, last weekend was jam-packed full of events for Hawkeye fans.

University of Iowa Printmaking program announces partnership with Frogman’s Print Workshops

Monday, October 3, 2022
The University of Iowa and Frogman’s Print Workshops are forming a new partnership that will result in one of the world’s largest and most well-known printmaking workshops being offered on Iowa’s campus.

New art museums for D.C., Iowa City, and San Francisco open this fall

Thursday, September 29, 2022
The home of the University of Iowa, however, has a prominent arts program at the school–Grant Wood taught there and Elizabeth Catlett was an early graduate–along with one of the finest college art museums anywhere.

The University of Iowa’s Stanley Museum Reopens to the Public after 14 Years

Thursday, September 15, 2022
The Stanley Museum of Art’s grand reopening this year has provided an opportunity for the University of Iowa to reassert its excellence and re-examine its values in the world of art, starting with the building itself.

Campus can submit preliminary proposals for FY2024 P3 funding

Thursday, September 15, 2022
Preliminary proposals are now being accepted for FY2024 P3 initiatives to support the University of Iowa Strategic Plan for 2022-2027.

Iowa surpasses Harvard, Princeton as No. 2 for writing

Monday, September 12, 2022
The University of Iowa is the No. 2 university in the country for writing, according to the latest rankings from U.S. News & World Report.

Class of 2026 brings excitement, energy to campus

Thursday, September 8, 2022
The University of Iowa welcomes another academically accomplished cohort of students this fall.

An Iowa Museum Renowned for Its Pollock Emerges From a Flood With a More Inclusive Mission

Wednesday, September 7, 2022
At the newly opened University of Iowa Stanley Museum of Art, white artists like Jackson Pollock and Grant Wood are no longer the focus its collection.

Meet Chanelle Reese, the university's new ombudsperson

Thursday, September 1, 2022
Chanelle Reese became Iowa’s University Ombudsperson on June 21 following the retirement of Cynthia Joyce, who held the position for over 16 years.