Category Archives: S.T.A.T.

Get Nearly Naked For A Cause

Whether you want to let it all hang out or wear a fun costume, our fourth annual Nearly Naked Mile event is a great way to enjoy the brisk March weather. Click here to register today!

Participants must donate at least one piece of clothing to participate. You can strip off layers prior to the race or bring bags of clothes…

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Ready to Mingle

Last night, over 30 students and 20 alumni volunteers attended the fourth annual Students Today, Alumni Tomorrow (S.T.A.T.) Mocktail Party here at the Levitt Center. The evening started with a presentation by Margie Peskin, founder of the Search Forward career advising firm. She covered topics such as how to network successfully and offered tips on making proper conversation. The second…

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S.T.A.T. Members Fire Up

Beat State Week featured a full schedule of events so S.T.A.T. members could get excited for this weekend’s intrastate rivalry between our beloved Hawkeyes and the Iowa State Cyclones. Throughout the past few days, students picked up their Beat State shirts, enjoyed a free lunch served by UIAA staff, and attended a cookout and kickball derby.

A new addition to the…

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Back to School?

Say it isn’t so! I stopped by Target the other day to pick up some essentials, and the school supply shelves are already stocked with notebooks, pens, lunch boxes, and backpacks. Before we know it, we’ll be browsing those aisles to get everything we need for another school year.

The fall semester is already on the minds of the first-year students…

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Make-A-Wish Baseball Game

Last night, S.T.A.T. Ambassadors held their last event of the year, the Make-A-Wish baseball game. Families from the Make-A-Wish Foundation joined us at the Vine to socialize and enjoy pizza. While at the Vine, the children and Ambassadors played games and got to know each other. The kids’ names went into a drawing to see who would get picked…

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Time to Celebrate!

Congratulations to Leslie Prideaux for winning Outstanding Advisor last night at the Hawkeye Awards. Leslie is an amazing advisor who is very deserving of this award. Leslie goes beyond her duties as an advisor to make us all feel like family. She leads us by example, pushes us to succeed, and, most of all, assists us in following our dreams….

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Senior Send-Off Week Nears

One week left until Senior Send-Off Week! The S.T.A.T. Committee has planned a lot of fun events, including Trivia Night on Monday (April 11), a cooking for one class on Tuesday (April 12), Last Lecture on Wednesday (April 13), and a block party on Thursday (April 14) to cap off the week.

This year’s Last Lecture will be given by Ken…

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Brain Boggling

One of the benefits of being a member of Students Today, Alumni Tomorrow (S.TA.T.)—in addition to all the great discounts around town—is that students receive a cool promotional product.  I am currently working on the new S.T.A.T. premium for this year.  The marketing intern and I have been boggling our brains trying to come…

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