This week, Student Outreach Services features Hawkeye Caucus. We interviewed Abby Dockum, current President, to learn more about this student organization on campus. 1. What is the name of your organization? Do you go by any nicknames or abbreviations? Hawkeye Caucus. 2. What is the purpose/mission of your organization? Hawkeye Caucus is a non-partisan student advocacy group that connects students with state legislators to promote … Continue reading Student Org of the Week: Hawkeye Caucus
You see Java House cups everywhere… at 8pm. The Main Library is packed. Students prove that, when it comes to sleep, desperate times call for desperate measures. Your roommate is bragging about how she binge learned 3 chapters of Principles of Chemistry in one night. Everyone on campus is sporting their best Hawkeye groutfit. You have eaten pizza from Pat’s diner for the last three … Continue reading How You Know it’s Midterm Season at the University of Iowa
Alright Hawks it’s about that time, Hawkeye football is underway and we have our first night game. There is truly no environment like Kinnick stadium especially at night. To help get you in the Hawkeye Spirit a few members of the Student Outreach staff would like to share their favorite Kinnick/ football memories! A-kray: I never had a visit day at Iowa or went on … Continue reading Kinnick At Night
The Fall 2017 Career Fair is on Wednesday, September 27th from 11:00am-4:00pm at the Iowa Memorial Union (IMU) Main Lounge. A few other fairs and networking events are also happening that week! The Engineering Career Fair – Thursday, September 28 from 12:00-5:00 in the IMU Main Lounge Tippie Tech Career Fair – Tuesday, September 26 from 11:00-3:00 in the Currier Multipurpose room Networking @ Carver … Continue reading Key$ for $ucce$$ – Career Fair
Is it just me or is finals week approaching fast? This week my adventures are inspired by finals and the most important thing you need while studying… pencils. Just kidding – I’m not about to waste your time and talk about pencils. This week we’re talking food and study spaces. If you’re anything like me you spend hours in the library eating candy and drinking … Continue reading Adventures with A.Kray!
My mom took a picture of me on my first day of every grade. These were staged photos, the type families tend to be adverse to. They always included a very fake smile. That cycle would repeat and did repeat, nearly every year of my suburban public school upbringing. It was normal and expected. I hated it. However, after my parents had helped me move … Continue reading Chapter One
Howdy Hawkeyes, It’s Alec here with some exciting Hawkeye Hacks and general stories. Last Wednesday, the Student Outreach Staff walked around the Pentacrest asking UI students to give their Hawkeye Hacks to incoming students. What they had to say was great, and everyone has their own “Hacks” for succeeding here, but it was not what they said that inspired me, it was why they stopped to talk … Continue reading Student Outreach Staff – Meet the People
In the spirit of Earth Day, this weeks student organization of the week is University Gardeners. Check out our conversation below and check them out before schools over! What is the name of your organization? Do you go by any nicknames or abbreviations? We are the University of Iowa Gardeners, often shortened to UI Gardeners or just the Gardeners. What is the purpose/mission of your … Continue reading Student Org of the week: UI Gardeners
With Earth Day a week away, we collaborated with the UI Gardeners, the Office of Sustainability, and the UI Environmental Coalition to bring you a ton of tidbits on the ways our campus strives to be a bit more environmentally conscious. The BBE Greenhouse is home to a hydroponics system which grows veggies without soil. As demand for agricultural land rises and soil conditions worsen, … Continue reading 10 Ways Our Black and Gold Campus is Actually Green
Alright hawks we only have 26 days of school left that means it’s time to make summer plans! Now, if you’re anything like me every summer you make these elaborate plans to take road trips, catch up with old/ current friends, (finally) get that beach body, and the list goes on and on. In reality, if you’re like me, which I have a feeling some … Continue reading Summer is coming!