Play Ball!

The University of Iowa Alumni Association will hit the road this summer for two evenings of America’s pastime.

Enjoy nine innings of fun on Thursday, July 9, when the Omaha Storm Chasers host the Iowa Cubs at Werner Park in Papillion, Neb. Tickets are $10.50 each and include access to activities and giveaways. First pitch is scheduled for 7:05 p.m. CDT.

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Drinks in Des Moines — On Us!

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Invite your favorite Hawkeyes to Wellman’s Pub Ingersoll, 2922 Ingersoll Ave., Des Moines, for our free Young Alumni Summer Social on Thursday, June 25, from 5 to 7 p.m.

This event includes fun, and we’re planning on a lot of sun to join us on the patio as we welcome summer. The University of Iowa Alumni Association will provide select beverages…

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Assault: Facts vs. Fiction

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Our upcoming Lifelong Learning event will provide education on how to support victims of sexual assault and educate yourself on the facts and fiction surrounding these violent crimes.

Join Pamela Terrill, a sexual assault nurse examiner and Johnson County Sexual Assault Response Team (JCSART) coordinator, and Karen Siler, assistant director of the Rape Victim Advocacy Program (RVAP), for “Sexual Assault: Facts…

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Interview Insights

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Job interviews are all about what you say. Carole Martin, The Interview Coach, will teach about the importance of the unsaid during our June career Webinar, “What You Don’t Say In An Interview Could Hold You Back.”

The event will include instruction on:

1. Skill building exercises to prepare yourself for interviews;

2. How to build a personal narrative that showcases your skills,…

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Influential Educator List Includes UI Alum Maiers

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UI grad Angela Maiers, 89BS, is one of Noodle‘s 67 Influential Educators Who Are Changing the Way We Learn in 2015.

The list praises the author and consultant for her “proven and impressive track record of motivating and helping educators across the country transform their classrooms to meet the needs of today’s students.”

Her firm, Angela Maiers Educational Services, helps teachers throughout the country…

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IOWA Clubs Improve Communities Nationwide

Volunteers from the St. Louis IOWA Club help plant trees in Queeny Park. Visit https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10153250519732365.1073741862.43952577364&type=1&l=aa447cd39e to see more photos.Volunteers from the St. Louis IOWA Club help plant trees in Queeny Park. Visit https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10153250519732365.1073741862.43952577364&type=1&l=aa447cd39e to see more photos.

Volunteers from the St. Louis IOWA Club help plant trees in Queeny Park.

University of Iowa alumni celebrated National Volunteer Month by collaborating throughout April to benefit others.

Responding to encouragement from the University of Iowa Alumni Association (UIAA), members of 19 IOWA Clubs – UIAA-sponsored groups for active graduates and Hawkeye fans – completed various service projects. View more photos…

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Award-Winning Alumni — Part Two

In preparation for the 2015 Distinguished Alumni Awards celebration, all of us at the University of Iowa Alumni Association (UIAA) wanted to take some time to spotlight just a few of the Hawkeyes who have taken home our highest honor since the organization began presenting them in 1963.

The award recognizes accomplishments in six categories: Achievement, Service, Hickerson Recognition, Faculty/Staff, Young Alumni, and…

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Award-Winning Alumni — Part One

In preparation for the 2015 Distinguished Alumni Awards celebration, all of us at the University of Iowa Alumni Association (UIAA) wanted to take some time to spotlight just a few of the Hawkeyes who have taken home our highest honor since the organization began presenting them in 1963.

The award recognizes accomplishments in six categories: Achievement, Service, Hickerson Recognition, Faculty/Staff, Young Alumni, and…

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Au Revoir, ‘Mural’

Get a glimpse of Jackson Pollock’s “Mural,” the University of Iowa Museum of Art‘s most prized painting, before it embarks on an international tour that includes a stop at the Peggy Guggenheim Collection in Venice, Italy.

Join us for, “Farewell to an American Treasure: An Evening with Jackson Pollock’s ‘Mural,’” on Saturday, March 21, 2015 at the Sioux City Art Center….

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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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