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Where are they Now: Robert Gallery

Former NFL player Robert Gallery at his home in Pleasanton, Ca. on February 9 , 2016. (Photo by Jed Jacobsohn, courtesy of the Players’ Tribune)

Hawkeye football great Robert Gallery, 03BA, is among the players listed on the ballot for the 2018 class for the College Football Hall of Fame, it was announced Thursday. Iowa Alumni Magazine caught up with…

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Always a Hawkeye: #UIGrad17

About 4,800 newly minted University of Iowa graduates joined the alumni family this past weekend in commencement ceremonies across campus.

With smartphones pocketed under their gowns, students shared highlights from graduation on social media.

Here are a few of our favorite posts from #UIGrad17:

#UIGrad17 our family likes the University of Iowa.. 7 graduates (and counting) since 1963. Go Hawks!!! pic.twitter.com/rFqY1HzKCx

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Running Bare Because They Care

Brisk weather didn’t slow the nearly 75 students who took part in the Future Alumni Network’s Nearly Naked Mile on April 1. The annual event marked its ninth year this spring.

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Bringing an Ancient Craft to the World

A group of University of Iowa alumni visited bag weavers in Laos in March. Standing, from left to right, are Bill Newbrough, Cherie Shreck, Cheryl Arvidson, and Bob Shreck. Photo courtesy of the Cheryl Arvidson.

The following article was submitted by Cheryl Arvidson, 69BA, a Des Moines native and former editor at the Daily Iowan who is…

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Hawkeye Legends Lend a Hand

Former Hawkeye football players Abdul Hodge, fourth from left, and Chuck Hartlieb, fifth from left, joined members of the Paradise IOWA Club during a recent fundraiser for the Brett Greenwood Foundation.

Hartlieb, Hodge, Long, and Gable team up with IOWA Clubs this spring.

Members of the Paradise IOWA Club cheer on their Hawkeyes from more than a thousand miles away in…

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Spring Webinars Will Help You Achieve Career Satisfaction

 

With this new season comes fresh opportunities to receive expert business advice that will help you grow in your career.

The University of Iowa Alumni Association invites all students and alumni to participate in our free career webinars every Wednesday from 7 to 8 p.m. (CST and CDT). Join us live online for these upcoming sessions:

March 15, 2017: “Build Stronger Relationships…

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FAN-tastic Student Group

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Goodbye, S.T.A.T. Hello, FAN!

The UI Alumni Association’s student organization has a new name. With the start of this semester, Students Today, Alumni Tomorrow (S.T.A.T.) has become the Future Alumni Network (FAN).

A staple of the UIAA for 37 years, the student organization celebrated its transition from S.T.A.T. to FAN with a launch party in January at the Iowa Memorial Union.

While FAN…

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Dexter Edson Smith: Our First Alumnus

An engraving of the University of Iowa’s Old Capitol, as it appeared in the 1860s. Image courtesy of UI Special Collections.

The University of Iowa has conferred 378,186 degrees since its founding in 1847, according to the most recent count by the Office of the Registrar in June 2016. That includes 112,575 BAs, 13,377 MDs, 20,527 PhDs, and exactly one BS in…

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New Year, New Career Outlook

Start the New Year right by receiving tips from business experts on how to reach your career resolutions. The University of Iowa Alumni Association invites all students and alumni to take advantage of these free live webinars every Wednesday from 7 to 8 p.m. (CST). Join us online for these upcoming sessions:

Jan. 11, 2017: “Discover Yourself” about developing good habits…

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Huddle with us in Tampa!

Join us from 4 to 6 p.m. (EST) Sunday, Jan. 1, 2017, for the Outback Bowl Hawkeye Huddle in Paradise!

This free event will be at Channelside Bay Plaza, 615 Channelside Drive, Tampa, FL, 33602.

Hosted by the UI Alumni Association and Athletics Development, this event includes a live DJ, door prizes, Herky, the Iowa Spirit Squads, and special Hawkeye guests. Food…

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