Ceremony to mark 25th anniversary of campus shooting

Day of Remembrance: 25th Anniversary of the UI Campus Shooting will take place on the north side of Old Capitol
A brief ceremony, titled Day of Remembrance: 25th Anniversary of the UI Campus Shooting, will take place at 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 1, on the north side of Old Capitol between Jessup and Macbride halls.
Yaa Gyasi, author of Homegoing.  Photo by Michael Lionstar.

Yaa Gyasi returns to Iowa City after meteoric success

After selling for a seven-figure advance, ‘Homegoing’ wins praise nationally
Iowa Writers’ Workshop alumna Yaa Gyasi returns to Iowa City to read from her debut novel, “Homegoing,” which she developed while in the workshop—and which has garnered national praise.
andrea diaz with fellow intern at school volunteer event

Engineering student turns internship into job offer at Clorox

Andrea Diaz says getting involved on campus helped prepare her for the opportunity
After interning with the Clorox Co. this past summer in Pleasanton, California, UI engineering student Andrea Diaz was offered a full-time position as a scientist in the company’s research and development department. She will start the job once she graduates from the UI in May.

University of Iowa Police train on Fair and Impartial Policing strategies

Training helps officers develop skills to reduce influence of implicit biases
The UI Police Department began Fair and Impartial Policing (FIP) training this semester after sending a group of officers to a train-the-trainer course in Davenport last spring.
UI RideShare commute options

UI RideShare to save commuters time, money

Single-trip feature will help students and event attendees
A new, free UI RideShare for faculty, staff, and students can match users for regular commuting or single-trip traveling.
Voxman Music Building dedication ceremony

A real showstopper

UI dedicates its new state-of-the-art and thoughtfully designed Voxman Music Building
Hundreds of people came together to celebrate the official dedication of the new Voxman Music Building on Oct. 21, 2016.
arborist andy dahl, dressed as johnny appleseed, reads to children

Tree freak

UI arborist Andy Dahl is in the right line of work
UI arborist Andy Dahl has loved trees for as long as he can remember. Now, he manages the more than 8,000 trees growing on UI property in Iowa City and Coralville.

Live stream: UI Symphony Orchestra, Oct. 26, 2016

The University of Iowa School of Music will live stream the Oct. 26 performance by the UI Symphony Orchestra, beginning at 7:25 p.m. CDT. The ensemble will perform in the Voxman Music Building Concert Hall.