Student Org of the Week: Hawkeye Caucus

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

How You Know it’s Midterm Season at the University of Iowa

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

Kinnick At Night

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

Key$ for $ucce$$ – Career Fair

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

Student Outreach Staff – Meet the People

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

Student Org of the week: UI Gardeners

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

10 Ways Our Black and Gold Campus is Actually Green

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