Monthly Archives: March 2012

Question of the Week: March 30, 2012

With balmy temperatures outside in Iowa City, football practice has kicked into high gear and the whiff of brats and turkey legs in the air on Saturdays will be here before we know it. Check out photos from Iowa’s spring practice in Kinnick Stadium, courtesy of The Daily Iowan, and tell us how you think this year’s squad will finish…

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Nearly Naked Recap

Over 300 runners, 1,200 items of clothing donated, and one heck of a good time sums up our 2012 Nearly Naked Mile event. Check out all of the local media coverage at the links below, and we’ll see you next year!

> UI Alumni Association

> The Daily Iowan

> Hoopla

> Press-Citizen

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Nearly Naked Recap

Over 300 runners, 1,200 items of clothing donated, and one heck of a good time sums up our 2012 Nearly Naked Mile event. Check out all of the local media coverage at the links below, and we’ll see you next year!

> UI Alumni Association

> The Daily Iowan

> Hoopla

> Press-Citizen

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Tuesday Trivia Answer: March 27, 2012

The answer to yesterday’s trivia question (What are the five residence halls on the eastern side of campus?) is:  Burge, Daum, Stanley, Currier, and Mayflower. Congratulations to our winner, Ben Clark, 04BBA!

Do you have a memorable moment to share from your time in the dorms?

When I was a freshman, I took the elevator up to the 11th floor of…

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You Are What You Eat

What if you potentially could reduce your risk of diabetes, heart disease, cancer, and neurological issues by as much as 90 percent? What if this approach could also improve your energy, strength, and appearance in as little as three months?

Terry Wahls, 82MD, UI clinical professor of medicine, will be the featured speaker at our next Lifelong Learning session, which will…

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Tuesday Trivia: March 27, 2012

Members-only Question: What are the five residence halls on the eastern side of campus?

Submit your answer here for a chance to win a prize: http://www.iowalum.com/trivia.

Congratulations to last week’s winner, Sela Seley, 60BA!

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Costumes On, Clothes Off

This past Saturday, over 300 participants ran our Nearly Naked Mile. Many wore costumes to the event, which collected 1,200 clothing items to benefit United Action for Youth. We hope to see you next year!

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Warm Weather, Cool Event

We’re looking at warm temperatures for tomorrow’s Nearly Naked Mile event in Iowa City, so come out for this unique event! 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 for donation to United Action for Youth. Walk-up registrations begin at 2 p.m. in…

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Question of the Week: March 22, 2012

Whether it’s Thai, Spanish, or anything in-between, the Iowa City area features a diverse array of dining options, with something to tickle any palate.

This week, we’re wondering: What is your favorite place to eat in Iowa City?

 

View previous questions:

- What is your most memorable Iowa winter storm experience?

- How do you survive an Iowa winter?

- What are you thankful for this year?

- When is…

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Tuesday Trivia Answer: March 20, 2012

The answer to this week’s trivia question (“Who was the first president of the University of Iowa?”) is Amos Dean. Congratulations to our winner, Sela Seley, 60BA!

The University of Iowa was established in 1847 by an act of Iowa’s first General Assembly. Classes, however, did not begin until 1855, the year Amos Dean was selected to be its first president.

A…

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