scooping mulch in dallas during alternative spring break trip

UI students serve others over spring break

Hawkeye Service Teams expand reach in 2017, visiting 12 US communities
This year, 200 Hawkeyes used their spring break to volunteer in 12 communities across the U.S., packing medical supplies in Atlanta, helping at a community garden in Denver, making breakfasts at an HIV/AIDS service organization in Dallas, and assisting at a Milwaukee homeless shelter. See how you can get involved.
Haley Hansel receiving an award

Making a B1G impact

Student-athlete Haley Hansel plays integral role in Big Brothers Big Sisters program
University of Iowa junior softball player Haley Hansel is a Big Ten student-athlete, but that’s not her only big role.

UI helps Iowa City earn generosity ranking

Community lands #4 spot on NerdWallet.com's new list
NerdWallet.com, with a nod to the University of Iowa, recently ranked Iowa City as the fourth most generous town in the United States.
UI alumnus Shaun Harty balances a pail on his head while delivering healthcare in Haiti

Patch.com UI alum brings healthcare to Haitian villages

University of Iowa alumnus Shaun Harty first flew to Haiti while a student at UI to volunteer with the Community Health Initiative. He has since visited on five separate occasions, providing healthcare and conducting research in his efforts to serve the country’s poor.