Monthly Archives: October 2016

Lifelong Learning: The Personal Genome

Advances in human genetics over the past 30 years have enabled the emergence and growth of a “recreational genetics” marketplace.

Maybe you have considered purchasing a DNA test yourself from one of the varied companies in this market. Join us to hear from Bryant McAllister, UI associate biology professor and associate chair for undergraduate education, who will illustrate the science underlying these…

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Hawkeye Huddle set for State College

Huddle with us in State College!

Join us from 4:30-6:30 p.m. (EDT)  Saturday, Nov. 5, 2016 for a Hawkeye Huddle!

The party will be held at The Nittany Lion Inn, 200 W. Park Ave., State College, PA 16803.

Iowa’s Creative Corridor proudly presents the 2016 Iowa Football Hawkeye Huddles at all away football games this season. Hosted by the National I-Club and UI Alumni…

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Late Alumnus Left a Lasting Gift to Rivalry

Iowa football players celebrate with the Heartland Trophy, created by UI alum Frank Strub, after beating Wisconsin 10-6 last season in Madison. Photo: Hawkeyesports.com

When Iowa and Wisconsin meet tomorrow at Kinnick Stadium, the winner will hoist the Heartland Trophy.

It will be the first game between the Big Ten rivals since the passing of UI alumnus Frank Strub, who created…

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Hawkeye Huddle is Saturday at Purdue

Huddle with us in West Lafayette!

Join us on Saturday, Oct. 15, 2016 from 9–11 a.m., EDT, for a Hawkeye Huddle!

The party will be held at the Four Points by Sheraton, 1600 Cumberland Ave., West Lafayette, IN 47906.

Iowa’s Creative Corridor proudly presents the 2016 Iowa Football Hawkeye Huddles at all away football games this season. Hosted by the National I-Club and…

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Enter’s BWM Ultimate Game Day Experience contest

BMW is giving you the Ultimate Game Day Experience.

Enter for a chance to win two tickets to your favorite Big Ten matchups and show your alma mater some school pride. No purchase necessary. Ends 11/23/16.

To enter and for Official Rules, visit www.bmwevents.com/2016bigtenfootball

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Welcome Home, Hawkeyes!

For more than 100 years, we’ve been welcoming alumni back to Iowa City for Homecoming.

From the annual parade that winds through downtown, to the corn monument constructed by engineering students on the Pentacrest, to the big game itself at Kinnick Stadium, Homecoming has been a fall tradition at the University of Iowa since 1912.

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Head of His Field

UI alumnus and former Oregon president guides a Chicago cultural landmark.

Richard Lariviere, 72BA, is pictured in front of the Field Museum’s famous fossil known as Sue—the largest, best-preserved, and most complete Tyrannosaurus rex specimen ever found. (Photo: Field Museum/John Weinstein)

As a historian, university president, and now the head of a renowned natural history museum, Richard Lariviere has worked in…

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Record Number Run in Kickoff to Kinnick

When the Hawkeye football team traveled to Rutgers on Sept. 24, another group of athletes swarmed the field at Kinnick Stadium.

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