Latest Campus News

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.

Recap: UI Stanley Museum of Art opens to large crowd, fanfare

Tuesday, August 30, 2022
Pomp and circumstance welcomed hundreds of excited visitors on Friday, Aug. 26, at the opening of the new University of Iowa Stanley Museum of Art.

5 campus safety tips to have a #HawkeyeSafe semester

Wednesday, August 24, 2022
The University of Iowa Department of Public Safety strives to make the community a safe place to live, work, and learn. Here are some reminders about free campus safety services and programs to help you be #HawkeyeSafe this semester.

Montgomery honored as Big 10 Black Alumni of the Year

Wednesday, August 24, 2022
Lew Montgomery, interim senior human resources director for University of Iowa Finance and Operations, was recently honored as a Big 10 Black Alumni of the Year representing the UI.

Class of 2026 brings excitement, energy to campus

Tuesday, August 23, 2022
The University of Iowa began the fall 2022 semester Monday, which was preceded by the usual week of celebratory activities to welcome the newest class of Hawkeyes to campus.

UI Stanley Museum of Art to celebrate dedication, grand opening

Thursday, August 18, 2022
Music and art will combine when the University of Iowa Stanley Museum of Art celebrates the dedication of its new building and inaugural exhibition, Homecoming, on Aug. 26-28.

8 things you may have missed over the summer

Thursday, August 18, 2022
Whether you were out of town, on vacation, or unplugged for the summer, here are eight things you may have missed.

'Mural' returns home to UI Stanley Museum of Art after world tour

Thursday, August 4, 2022
After nine years touring Europe and the United States, Jackson Pollock’s Mural is finally home in Iowa City, where it will be on view when the University of Iowa Stanley Museum of Art reopens Aug. 26.

Old Cap dome gets shiny facelift

Monday, July 25, 2022
Work to replace the gold leaf on the University of Iowa’s most iconic building began in late May and is entering its final phase.

University of Iowa Distinguished Chairs named

Thursday, May 26, 2022
Peter Thorne, professor of occupational and environmental health in the College of Public Health, and Lea VanderVelde, professor of law and the Josephine R. Witte Chair, have been named recipients of the 2022 University of Iowa Distinguished Chair.