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Upcoming Events

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Cedar Valley Family STEM night

Tuesday, March 19, 2024 4:00pm to 7:00pm
UNI Dome
The Cedar Valley Family STEM Festival is a community-wide partnership led by the Northeast Region of the Iowa Governor’s STEM Advisory Council at the University of Northern Iowa, Waterloo Community Schools, Cedar Falls Community School District, Central Rivers Area Education Agency, Hawkeye Community College, John Deere, University of Northern Iowa and Volunteer Center of the Cedar Valley. This awe-inspiring day will feature compelling, educational and entertaining activities, performances and...
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Prompt for the Planet Workshop

Thursday, March 21, 2024 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)
Join Melinda Myers, Assistant Professor of Contemporary Dance and Choreography, for a fun Prompt for the Planet workshop that lets you connect with nature through art!  Whether you're an experienced artist or just starting to dip your toes into the world of creativity, this workshop is open to all skill levels. Space is limited!  Please register at https://uiowa.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_5tmleArm2C7Lnds
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Prompt for the Planet Workshop

Sunday, March 24, 2024 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)
Join Melinda Myers, Assistant Professor of Contemporary Dance and Choreography, for a fun Prompt for the Planet workshop that lets you connect with nature through art!  Whether you're an experienced artist or just starting to dip your toes into the world of creativity, this workshop is open to all skill levels. Space is limited!  Please register at https://uiowa.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_5tmleArm2C7Lnds
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Prompt for the Planet Workshop

Thursday, March 28, 2024 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)
Join Melinda Myers, Assistant Professor of Contemporary Dance and Choreography, for a fun Prompt for the Planet workshop that lets you connect with nature through art!  Whether you're an experienced artist or just starting to dip your toes into the world of creativity, this workshop is open to all skill levels. Space is limited!  Please register at https://uiowa.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_5tmleArm2C7Lnds

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English Conversation Group (TEST EVENT)

Meeting Room E, Iowa City Public Library, Iowa City, IA 52240

Past Events

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Iowa Flood Center 10th Anniversary Celebration

Thursday, June 13, 2019 8:30am to 7:00pm
Iowa Flood Center
The Iowa Flood Center (IFC) based at the University of Iowa is celebrating 10 years of serving Iowans with innovative tools and reliable information. As Iowans experience more intense storms and frequent flooding, IFC’s resources are now more important than ever before. An all-day celebration on Thursday, June 13, will highlight IFC’s accomplishments over the past 10 years, as well as discuss forward-thinking ideas to address future flooding in Iowa. Join us for an open house, networking, tours...
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Extreme Weather in Iowa: A Symposium

Wednesday, October 2, 2019 9:30am to 4:30pm
Iowa Events Center / HyVee Hall
The goal of the symposium is to bring together constituencies affected by extreme weather events in Iowa and share information regarding prevention, response, monitoring, and long-term recovery. Topics include: An overview of weather trends in Iowa Panel discussion on extreme heat Equity considerations Panel discussion on flooding Panel discussion among policy-makers
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IIHR—Hydroscience and Engineering Research Field Day at the Johnson County Historic Poor Farm

Thursday, September 14, 2023 4:00pm to 5:30pm
Johnson County Historic Poor Farm
Walk the Johnson County Historic Poor Farm with University of Iowa researchers and students to learn about current research projects. We’ll be joined by local partners also contributing to local conservation and environmental stewardship projects. Please follow the website registration to RSVP. RSVPs are not required but are highly suggested.
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Water in the 21st Century: Fireside Chat

Tuesday, October 10, 2023 5:30pm to 6:30pm
Boyd Law Building
On Tuesday, Oct. 10, HELI will host a fireside chat style discussion between Dean Kevin Washburn and Tanya Trujillo, Iowa Law graduate (92JD) and former Assistant Secretary for Water and Science at the US Department of the Interior. Assistant Secretary Trujillo is currently the Water Policy Advisor to the New Mexico Governor and Deputy State Engineer. Assistant Secretary Trujillo will discuss her perspectives as an Iowa law graduate whose winding career path took her from private practice to the...

Conversation with Faculty: How to Build a Successful Research Career

Friday, October 13, 2023 10:00am to 11:30am
Seamans Center
You will hear from experienced principal investigators on their experiences in designing a research agenda, building collaborations, and developing successful funding applications.
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Iowa Flood Center Legislative Breakfast

Tuesday, February 13, 2024 7:00am to 9:00am
Iowa State Capitol
The Iowa Flood Center (IFC) was formed in 2009 in response to the devastating 2008 flood. Since then, IFC members have been working on flood monitoring, mapping, and mitigation research to keep the people of Iowa informed and prepared for future flood events. IFC students, staff, and researchers will host their annual legislative breakfast reception on Tuesday, Feb. 13 from 7 to 9 a.m. at the Iowa State Capitol building in the first-floor rotunda. Legislators and partners are invited to attend...