Daily Archives: July 11, 2012

“Once a Hawkeye…” June Winner

Congratulations to Kassie Stansberry, our “Once a Hawkeye…” drawing winner for June and recipient of a great selection of University of Iowa items.

She says, “Once a Hawkeye… through thick or thin, you’re always Hawkeye strong.”

You can enter our monthly giveaways simply by telling us what “Once A Hawkeye…” means to you.

Many alumni and friends have shared some amazing stories with us,…

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Tuesday Trivia Answer: July 10, 2012

The answer to this week’s trivia question (“What former UI art professor painted these famous works?”) is: Grant Wood.

Grant Wood was a faculty member at the University of Iowa School of Art From 1934 until his death in 1942 at age 50. Born in Anamosa, he studied art in both America and Europe, eventually adopting a Realism-influenced style seen in his most…

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