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Happy Holidays from the University of Iowa Alumni Association

During this season of giving and reflection, we would like to thank all of you for your help and support in 2013. The University of Iowa is a special place, and we’re honored to be your connection to the institution that helped shape your life.

Happy holidays from all us at the UIAA—and best wishes in the year to come.

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Going Up?

In today’s hyper-competitive job market, it’s important to seize every opportunity to be noticed. Research shows that hiring managers spend as little as six seconds reviewing the average resume, and that interviewers know within two minutes whether they are going to bring a candidate back for a second interview. If someone asked you to provide a quick message about your…

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Hawkeye Huddle at Nebraska

Come give thanks for Hawkeyes and Iowa football at the season’s last Hawkeye Huddle on Friday, Nov. 29, from 8:30 to 10 a.m. CT at the Embassy Suites-Downtown, 1040 P Street, Lincoln, Neb. Enjoy a number of fun pregame festivities before Iowa takes on Nebraska in its final Big Ten contest.

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What’s Ailing D.C.?

Perhaps the best word to describe today’s political atmosphere in Washington, D.C. is “tumultuous.” While our nation has faced various threats throughout history, the current political divide between Democrats and Republicans in Congress presents the biggest modern-day obstacle to improving our political system. What can America do to end this gridlock?

On Monday, Nov. 11, the UIAA proudly features former Iowa…

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Hawkeye Huddle at Purdue

Join us for the second to last Hawkeye Huddle of the football season this Saturday, Nov. 9, from 9 to 11 a.m. ET at the Four Points by Sheraton, 1600 Cumberland Avenue, West Lafayette, Ind. Come enjoy a number of pregame festivities with fellow Hawkeyes before Iowa takes on Purdue.

Iowa River Landing proudly presents the 2013 Iowa Football Hawkeye Huddle…

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Thank You, Tailgate Style

We love our members! Without you, our Lifelong Learning events, career networking workshops, Iowa Voyagers travel opportunities, and award-winning Iowa Alumni Magazine would not be possible. To show our appreciation, we’re honored to host the annual UIAA Members’ Tailgate this Saturday, Nov. 2, before the Iowa vs. Wisconsin football game at Kinnick Stadium.

From 8 to 10 a.m. at the UI…

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Coming Back for the Future

In 2003, the Latino and Native American Alumni Alliance (LANA3) was created to help Latino and Native American alumni stay connected with the University of Iowa. As part of our initiative to keep UI alumni engaged with the university, the UIAA continually looks for new ways to help LANA3 provide a supportive voice for Latino and Native American students and…

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The Right to Bear Arms

Few issues in this country remain as polarizing as the debate on gun control. Just one sentence in length, the Second Amendment is open to countless interpretations and disagreements regarding whether situations exist when an individual should be denied this constitutional right. In 2008, the U.S. Supreme Court began to address this contentious issue.

On Wednesday, Nov. 6, the UIAA invites…

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Show Your Black-And-Gold Pride for Halloween

Ghouls, goblins, princesses, and pirates will soon darken America’s porches when trick-or-treating commences in just a few short weeks!

Many of you are probably busy spookifying your homes for the fall tradition, and we have a fun way you can show Halloween Hawkeye pride. Try our Hawkeye-themed pumpkin carving template. When you’re finished, we’d love to see your carving skills. Send…

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Hawkeye Huddle at Ohio State

Join us for the next Hawkeye Huddle on Saturday, Oct. 19, from 12:30-2:30 p.m. ET at the Fawcett Center on the Ohio State University campus. Come enjoy pregame festivities in the company of fellow Hawkeyes!

Iowa River Landing proudly presents the 2013 Iowa Football Hawkeye Huddle receptions at away football games. These free gatherings, hosted by the UI Alumni…

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