Monthly Archives: September 2012

"Once a Hawkeye…" August Winner

August Once a Hawkeye Winner - Larry Walz

Congratulations to Larry Walz, our “Once a Hawkeye…” drawing winner for August and recipient of a great selection of University of Iowa items.

He says: “Once a Hawkeye…means growing up in Iowa and having your dad instill in you how great it is to be a Hawkeye. My daughter nominated me for an award while attending Iowa and I received the…

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“Once a Hawkeye…” August Winner

August Once a Hawkeye Winner - Larry Walz

Congratulations to Larry Walz, our “Once a Hawkeye…” drawing winner for August and recipient of a great selection of University of Iowa items.

He says: “Once a Hawkeye…means growing up in Iowa and having your dad instill in you how great it is to be a Hawkeye. My daughter nominated me for an award while attending Iowa and I received the…

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What the Kale?

Add this to the list of quirky items we’ve had to rush out and get for an Iowa Alumni Magazine photo. Last Friday, Editor Tina Owen—responding to art director LeaAnn Henry’s need for the perfect, colorful image for a feature design—sped over to New Pioneer Cooperative for several containers of bright green kale salad. Want to know why…

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Traveling for the Greater Good

I  had a very successful experience on August 28 at the University of Iowa Volunteer Fair, where I spoke to UI students about a volunteer opportunity to work with disadvantaged children in Romania. This opportunity—now in its 8th year—is made possible by the Dr. Ken Magid Child Advocacy Scholarship, funded by UIAA board member LindaBaker (UIAA Directors Club Honors Circle Member,…

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It's Great to Be a (Tailgating) Hawkeye!

Our annual members’ tailgate is taking place on October 20 before the Penn State game. As you can see from last year’s festivities, it will be a fun and family-friendly event with plenty of games, food, prizes, and Hawkeye spirit to go around! The event will take place from 4-6 p.m. at the UI Field House, with kickoff at 7…

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It’s Great to Be a (Tailgating) Hawkeye!

Our annual members’ tailgate is taking place on October 20 before the Penn State game. As you can see from last year’s festivities, it will be a fun and family-friendly event with plenty of games, food, prizes, and Hawkeye spirit to go around! The event will take place from 4-6 p.m. at the UI Field House, with kickoff at 7…

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Big Ten Network Dishes

For Hawkeye fans with Dish Network hoping to watch the Iowa vs. Iowa State game on Saturday, here’s an announcement from the Big Ten Network.

A long-term agreement with Dish still has not been reached and the current short-term arrangement expires early Saturday. Unfortunately, talks have stalled and Dish customers may not be able to see their games on BTN. We…

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Beat State Week is HERE!

The UI campus is gearing up for the annual Iowa vs. Iowa State game through S.T.A.T.’s Beat State Week. Every day includes great activities to get everyone pumped for Saturday’s big game. Join us for any and all of these exciting events!

Tuesday, September 4

Free breakfast and BSW T-shirt handout (while supplies last and only for S.T.A.T. members)
10-11:30 a.m., Hubbard Park

Blood…

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