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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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Laugh and Love with Fellow UI Alums

Attend our upcoming young alumni event and add a lot of laughter to a love-filled weekend!

Spend the Friday before Valentine’s Day with famed improv comedy troupe The Second City as cast members present the “Hits Home” show live in Iowa City at the Englert Theatre. The University of Iowa Alumni Association’s event package includes a ticket to the performance, access…

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Networking Know-how

The old adage says, “It’s not what you know but who you know.” As technology makes it easier to know more people, plotting how to efficiently and purposefully make those connections requires additional thought.

Mike Fishbein, author of “How to Build an Awesome Professional Network,” will share social media strategies during our February members-only career Webinar, “Proven Strategies to Build a…

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Turning Conflict into Cooperation

Please join us on Monday, Feb. 2, for “Managing Unhappy Campers and Workplace Conflict,” an alumni career luncheon featuring Henry B. Tippie College of Business Professor Lon Moeller, 82BBA, 84MA, 87JD, at AMERICANA restaurant and lounge in Des Moines.

Moeller, who is also the University of Iowa’s associate provost for undergraduate education and dean of the University College, will discuss methods for mediating disagreements…

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Boost your professional presence in Des Moines

You might be adversaries on game day but we want you to be allies during the work day.

The University of Iowa Alumni Association will host a session aimed at new graduates of the University of Northern Iowa, Iowa State University, and the UI, on improving your professional presence. The event is part of our Alumni Networking in Des Moines series…

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