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10 events to make finals week less stressful

The Iowa Memorial Union and UI Libraries will host events during finals week to help students recharge between study sessions and make the final push to winter break.
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Vice President Rocklin to retire from the University of Iowa

Student life leader has served the UI in various capacities for 30 years
Vice President for Student Life Tom Rocklin has announced he intends to retire in July 2017 after serving the University of Iowa in various capacities for 30 years. “I have been fortunate to have a career doing things that matter to me and working with people I admire,” Rocklin says.
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NITE RIDE to expand service hours for finals

Service provides late night transportation for people of all genders
NITE RIDE will operate on a 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. schedule starting at 7 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 11.

What is it like to work at the UI?

Latest Working at Iowa results show long-term growth in conflict management; most employees would recommend the UI to job seekers
Results for the 2016 Working at Iowa survey show that 92 percent of University of Iowa employees would recommend the university to a friend seeking employment.
Holiday Tubas Rehearsal

Who doesn't love Holiday Tubas?

Outdoor concert delivers holiday cheer, year after year
The notes might be low, but people's spirits are high whenever Collegium Tubum takes to the steps of Old Capitol come semester's end. For some four decades, the light-hearted Holiday Tubas concert has attracted a crowd of adoring fans.

UI TIER: OneIT cloud web hosting initiative boosts security, saves time

Web hosting marks fourth completed OneIT project
Nearly all University of Iowa websites now use the same content-management system, Drupal—and using common technology yields a host of benefits, such as cost savings, greater expertise, and sharing custom modules.
Our Lives Online theme semester

UI, greater community unite for annual Theme Semester

Our Lives Online will begin in January
The spring 2017 Theme Semester, titled Our Lives Online, will explore the internet and technology, online networks, and technological advances. Planned activities will focus on social media, trends in big data, and new and rapidly changing technology.

Honors Ihrig earns Yager Educational Accomplishment Honor

Lori Ihrig, supervisor for curriculum and instruction at the Belin-Blank Center at the University of Iowa, has earned the Yager Educational Accomplishment Honor.
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42 years of collaboration

Directors of Hancher and the Joffrey Ballet discuss the history between the two organizations
The Joffrey Ballet debuts its new rendition of “The Nutcracker” this weekend on the Hancher stage, Chuck Swanson, executive director of Hancher, and Ashley Wheater, artistic director of the Joffrey Ballet, sat down with “Iowa Now” to talk about “The Nutcracker” and the history between Hancher and the Joffrey Ballet.

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