Daily Archives: March 7, 2012

Tuesday Trivia Answer: March 06, 2012

The answer to yesterday’s trivia question (“What is Iowa’s state nickname?”) is the Hawkeye State.

Judge David Rorer of Burlington found the name in James Fenimore Cooper’s novel, Last of the Mohicans, and used it to refer to the state’s residents. Publisher James Edwards, also of Burlington, used the term to honor Chief Black Hawk, leader of the Sauk and Fox…

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Setting Rivalries Aside

Join us in March, April, and May, when alumni of the UI, Iowa State, and the University of Northern Iowa will set aside school rivalries to make lasting connections. Whether you’ve just entered the workforce or are a seasoned professional, you will benefit from our networking series designed to assist you with your career goals. We hope to see you…

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