Monthly Archives: November 2011

Holiday Gifts for Hawkeyes

With the holidays fast approaching, consider giving one of these meaningful University of Iowa gifts that will be treasured for years to come.

Reflections: A Seasonal Journey through the Campus – Reflections photographically portrays the history, athletics, academics, and diverse student body of our world-class institution. In addition to showcasing the seasons, the coffee-table book offers a special chapter commemorating the…

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A Winning Team

Most work days at the University of Iowa Alumni Association don’t end with a group hug. However, last Thursday we heard some news too exciting not to celebrate.

On that day, the UIAA communications team received word that we’d been honored by our chapter of the Council for Advancement and Support of Education with three 2011 Pride of CASE V regional…

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Coming of Age for Facebook

My daughter Ashley will turn 13 years old this Sunday. It seems like just yesterday that her interests included naptime, going to the park, and playing dress up with friends. Today, young teen life is about cell phones, computers, and talking with friends (though generally not face-to-face). Almost as though it were a rite of passage, my daughter has been…

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