Monthly Archives: March 2015

Award-Winning Alumni — Part Two

In preparation for the 2015 Distinguished Alumni Awards celebration, all of us at the University of Iowa Alumni Association (UIAA) wanted to take some time to spotlight just a few of the Hawkeyes who have taken home our highest honor since the organization began presenting them in 1963.

The award recognizes accomplishments in six categories: Achievement, Service, Hickerson Recognition, Faculty/Staff, Young Alumni, and…

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Award-Winning Alumni — Part One

In preparation for the 2015 Distinguished Alumni Awards celebration, all of us at the University of Iowa Alumni Association (UIAA) wanted to take some time to spotlight just a few of the Hawkeyes who have taken home our highest honor since the organization began presenting them in 1963.

The award recognizes accomplishments in six categories: Achievement, Service, Hickerson Recognition, Faculty/Staff, Young Alumni, and…

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Au Revoir, ‘Mural’

Get a glimpse of Jackson Pollock’s “Mural,” the University of Iowa Museum of Art‘s most prized painting, before it embarks on an international tour that includes a stop at the Peggy Guggenheim Collection in Venice, Italy.

Join us for, “Farewell to an American Treasure: An Evening with Jackson Pollock’s ‘Mural,’” on Saturday, March 21, 2015 at the Sioux City Art Center….

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Quick Connections

This March, join the University of Iowa Alumni Association for two new career events. We’re hosting FREE virtual speed networking sessions focusing on alumni and students of color. These are opportunities for people of all ages to connect online over shared interests or career advice.

Please join us for these hourlong sessions:

-Latino/a and Native American alumni and students

(Note: Latino and Native…

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Register for the 2015 IBAA Reunion

The Iowa Black Alumni Association (IBAA) will hold its 51st anniversary reunion from Friday, April 17, to Sunday, April 19, in Iowa City.

The weekend will include the African American Studies Awards Reception, a game night, workshops, a dance, and more! Admission is $150, which includes a $25 donation to the IBAA scholarship fund. Students taking at least 12 semester hours…

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Take Cues from Cookie Monster

Cookie Monster is about more than devouring desserts.

Deborah Linebarger will share a new “Sesame Street” project, which utilizes the character to teach behavioral skills to preschoolers, during our upcoming Lifelong Learning session.

Join us Sunday, March 8, 2015, at the Iowa Children’s Museum for “Lessons from Cookie Monster,” where the UI associate professor of education and congressional consultant will also discuss…

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