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Feb 27, 2020

Feb 27, 2020

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

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Join curators Kim Marra and Mark Anderson for a more in-depth look at their exhibition, The Pull of Horses on National and Local Histories and Identities. On this guided tour, hear fascinating stories not originally included in the exhibit, learn more about some of the curators' favorite artifacts, and find out how the exhibit and their documentary came to life. About the exhibition: Along with our ancestors, horses helped build Iowa City, the state, and the nation. In the process, they pro...

Feb 28, 2020

Feb 28, 2020

5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

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Schedule Friday, February 28, 2020 5:00pm   Check-in; lobby area outside Shambaugh Auditorium, Main Library (LIB) 5:30pm Doors open; Shambaugh Auditorium, LIB 6:00pm Welcome Address by Josh Friede (ACM@UIowa President) and Professor Alberto Segre (UI Computer Science Chair); Shambaugh Auditorium, LIB   Keynote Address by HangHang Tong - Networks-as-a-Context: A New Frontier in Network Mining 7:30pm Reception; Rotunda, Adler Journalism Building (AJB) 8:30pm...

Feb 29, 2020

Feb 29, 2020

5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

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Please consider joining the Center for Diversity & Enrichment and the Tippie College of Business at the University of Iowa for our 5th annual signature Black in Business event. Come and engage with University of Iowa students interested in business, entrepreneurship, the arts, education, and non-profit work who are looking to connect with leaders in those fields. Whether you have participated in a previous Black in Business event or not, the Networking Dinner will provide a night of empowerm...

Mar 3, 2020

Mar 3, 2020

3:30 PM - 5:30 PM

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Join the Iowa Women's Archives as we celebrate Women's History Month with Charletta Sudduth, David Jackson III, and Katherine van Wormer, co-authors of The Maid Narratives, and Cornell College professor Catherine Stewart. Featuring civil rights activist and former domestic worker Annie Pearl Stevenson. This event is free and open to the public. 

Mar 4, 2020

Mar 4, 2020

5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

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Our thoughts often can feel like they are the absolute truth - stopping us from showing up authentically, trying new things, and believing in our abilities despite our achievements. Leveraging narrative identity and practices from psychology, you'll learn about the root of self-doubt, how to deal with self-limiting thoughts, and how to rise above them to reclaim how you show up in the world. RSVP here: https://uiowa.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_a8K8u9IceOfHraR

Mar 5, 2020

Mar 5, 2020

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

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Museums have never been mere containers for objects, nor should they be. How might we draw strength from existing institutions to enable vibrant futures? How can we expand the communities who feel a sense of belonging within and around museums? What must we confront and transform to make this possible? Join the artists, curators, historians, educators, and thinkers who are asking, "What Can Museums Become?" Keynote speakers include Johanna Burton, Director of the Wexner Center for the Arts ...

Mar 5, 2020

4:10 PM - 5:00 PM

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The opening keynote lecture for the "What Can Museums Become?" Obermann Humanities Symposium will be given by Johanna Burton, Director, Wexner Center for the Arts, Ohio State University (Columbus, OH). Museums have never been mere containers for objects, nor should they be. How might we draw strength from existing institutions to enable vibrant futures? How can we expand the communities who feel a sense of belonging within and around museums? What must we confront and transform to make this...

Mar 6, 2020

Mar 6, 2020

12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

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Jessica WeeksAssociate Professor, International Relations University of Wisconsin, Madison TALK TITLE: Public Reactions to Foreign Interference in Elections UW Profile: https://polisci.wisc.edu/staff/jessica-l-p-weeks

Mar 6, 2020

3:30 PM

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Asha Bhandary, University of Iowa “Care, Race and Culture” If you need accommodations in order to attend any event, please call 319-335-0178

Mar 6, 2020

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

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Friday's keynote lecture for the "What Can Museums Become?" Obermann Humanities Symposium will be given by Amelia Jones, Ida Cordelia Beam Distinguished Visiting Professor and Robert A. Day Professor and Vice Dean of Research at the Roski School of Art and Design, University of Southern California (Los Angeles, CA). Museums have never been mere containers for objects, nor should they be. How might we draw strength from existing institutions to enable vibrant futures? How can we expand the c...

Mar 7, 2020

Mar 7, 2020

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

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This keynote lecture for the "What Can Museums Become?" Obermann Humanities Symposium will be given by Michelle Kuo, Marlene Hess Curator, Museum of Modern Art (New York, NY).  Museums have never been mere containers for objects, nor should they be. How might we draw strength from existing institutions to enable vibrant futures? How can we expand the communities who feel a sense of belonging within and around museums? What must we confront and transform to make this possible? Join the artis...

Mar 9, 2020

Mar 9, 2020

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

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Join curators Kim Marra and Mark Anderson for a more in-depth look at their exhibition, The Pull of Horses on National and Local Histories and Identities. On this guided tour, hear fascinating stories not originally included in the exhibit, learn more about some of the curators' favorite artifacts, and find out how the exhibit and their documentary came to life. About the exhibition: Along with our ancestors, horses helped build Iowa City, the state, and the nation. In the process, they pro...

Mar 11, 2020

Mar 11, 2020

12:40 PM - 1:45 PM

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Innovation and You: Why Your Practice of Law is Already Different than Everyone Else’s  Mr. Kyle Fry, Assistant General Counsel for Kent Corporation and Chair, ISBA Innovation Committee, present the following program: More change is arguably coming to the legal profession than at any time in the past, and it will impact young attorneys and law students the most.  This talk will focus on what that change could look like and how to best equip your skill set to move forward.

Mar 23, 2020

Mar 23, 2020

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

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Dr. Yi Zhang, PhD, will visit campus on March 23, 2020 to present a lecture (TBD) at 12:00pm in the Urmila Sahai Seminar Room (2117 MERF). Dr. Zhang is a Howard Hughes Medical Institute Investigator and the Fred Rosen Professor of Genetics and Pediatrics at Harvard Medical School.   This lecture is co-sponsored by the Ramon and Victoria Lim Medical Science Lectureship.    

Mar 27, 2020

Mar 27, 2020

All Day

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After having addressed issues surrounding formal citizenship and national belonging in the previous semester, this one-day symposium -- part of our yearlong Mellon Foundation-funded Sawyer Seminar on “Imagining Latinidades: Articulations of National Belonging” -- will bring subject area experts to discuss modalities of popular belonging (television, sports, music, literature, and more) in Latina/o/x contexts in the U.S. Speakers include the following: Frederick Luis Aldama is Arts and Human...

Mar 27, 2020

3:30 PM

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Mike Skerker, US Naval Academy “Interrogation Ethics” If you need accommodations in order to attend any event, please call 319-335-0178

Mar 28, 2020

Mar 28, 2020

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

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Join curators Kim Marra and Mark Anderson for a more in-depth look at their exhibition, The Pull of Horses on National and Local Histories and Identities. On this guided tour, hear fascinating stories not originally included in the exhibit, learn more about some of the curators' favorite artifacts, and find out how the exhibit and their documentary came to life. About the exhibition: Along with our ancestors, horses helped build Iowa City, the state, and the nation. In the process, they pro...

Apr 3, 2020

Apr 3, 2020

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The IEEE International Symposium on Biomedical Imaging (ISBI) is a scientific conference dedicated to mathematical, algorithmic, and computational aspects of biological and biomedical imaging, across all scales of observation. It fosters knowledge transfer among different imaging communities and contributes to an integrative approach to biomedical imaging. ISBI is a joint initiative from the IEEE Signal Processing Society (SPS) and the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBS)...

Apr 3, 2020

3:30 PM

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Ted Poston, The University of Alabama “The Epistemology of Coherence” If you need accommodations in order to attend any event, please call 319-335-0178

Apr 3, 2020

3:30 PM

Psychological and Brain Sciences Building, B70

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Psychological and Brain Sciences Spence Lecture Regina M. Carelli, Stephen B. Baxter Distinguished Professor and Associate Chair, Department of Psychology and Neuroscience, University of North Carolina The Spence Lecture Series is sponsored by the Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences in honor of the late Professor Kenneth W. Spence, chair of the department from 1942-1964.

Apr 8, 2020

Apr 8, 2020

3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

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Celebration of Excellence and Achievement Among Women, is the University’s annual tribute to the accomplishments of all women at the UI, will be held Wednesday, April 8, 2020, 3:00-5:00 p.m. in the IMU 2nd Floor Ballroom. A social begins at 3:00 p.m. followed by the awards program at 3:30 p.m. The program is free and open to the public.   Nominations for the following awards have varying deadlines, please click on the URL for each award for more information including the deadlines for subm...

Apr 8, 2020

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

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Stephanie Arne is the Wildlife and Conservation Ambassador for Curiosity Stream and the host of Mutual of Omaha’s Wild Kingdom. An accomplished wildlife conservationist, Steph has worked in 18 countries and filmed stories on everything from polar bears to penguins. Steph has appeared on the Harry Connick Jr. Show, Animal Planet, and The Weather Channel, and recently became the Wildlife and Conservation Ambassador for Curiosity Stream. Currently, Steph and her husband, wildlife filmmaker, Tim...

Apr 10, 2020

Apr 10, 2020

3:30 PM

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Duncan Purves, University of Florida “Predictive Policing: Unbiased and Unfair?” If you need accommodations in order to attend any event, please call 319-335-0178

Apr 16, 2020

Apr 16, 2020

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

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Join Reaching OUT in Business for a conversation with Tippie College of Business alum Stacey Panayiotou. Stacey will be discuss her numerous experiences as a seasoned Human Resources professional and all things diversity, equity, and inclusion in the workplace. Event RSVP will be released in the coming days. View Stacey's full biography.

Apr 16, 2020

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

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Dr. Christopher Walsh will visit campus on April 16, 2020 to present a lecture (title TBA) at 4:00pm in the Prem Sahai Auditorium (1110A MERF). Dr. Walsh is the Bullard Professor of Neurology at Harvard Medical School, Chief of the Division of Genetics at Children's Hospital Boston and an Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute.      This lecture is co-sponsored by the Medical Scientist Training Program.   The Distinguished Biomedical Scholar Lecture Series features top-tier scienti...

Apr 17, 2020

Apr 17, 2020

8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

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Did you know that in Iowa, Black women are 6 times more likely to experience a maternal death than White women? Please join us for our Black Women's Maternal Health Conference on April 17th, 2020 at the DoubleTree Hilton in Cedar Rapids. Black Women's Maternal Health Conference Objectives Identify how reproductive justice can be used as a framework for clinical practice, research, outreach and community engagement Identify services to better serve Black women in their communities. Discu...

Apr 17, 2020

3:30 PM

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Shelly Kagan, Yale University “Death, Deprivation, and Rational Regret” If you need accommodations in order to attend any event, please call 319-335-0178

Apr 20, 2020

Apr 20, 2020

12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

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Loren CollingwoodAssociate Professor, Political Science University of California, Riverside TALK TITLE: Campaigning in a Racially Diversifying America: Whether and How Cross-Racial Electoral Mobilization Works UC Profile: https://politicalscience.ucr.edu/people/faculty/collingwood

Apr 30, 2020

Apr 30, 2020

All Day

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In this closing conference for the Mellon Foundation-funded Sawyer Seminar, six invited scholars of Latina/o/x studies help wrap-up the yearlong conversation about “Imagining Latinidades.” We make the turn to practices of performing and imagining Latinidades now and into the future by inviting leading scholars in the fields of Performance Studies, Queer Studies, Cultural Studies, and Latina/o/x Studies to participate in a closing conference. One set of speakers will discuss Latina/o/x cultur...

May 1, 2020

May 1, 2020

All Day

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In this closing conference for the Mellon Foundation-funded Sawyer Seminar, six invited scholars of Latina/o/x studies help wrap-up the yearlong conversation about “Imagining Latinidades.” We make the turn to practices of performing and imagining Latinidades now and into the future by inviting leading scholars in the fields of Performance Studies, Queer Studies, Cultural Studies, and Latina/o/x Studies to participate in a closing conference. One set of speakers will discuss Latina/o/x cultur...

May 1, 2020

12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

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Jane SumnerAssistant Professor, Political Science University of Minnesota, Twin Cities TALK TITLE: Non-Monetary Incentives for Crowdsourcing Data UM Profile: https://cla.umn.edu/about/directory/profile/jlsumner

May 1, 2020

3:30 PM

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 If you need accommodations in order to attend any event, please call 319-335-0178

May 2, 2020

May 2, 2020

All Day

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In this closing conference for the Mellon Foundation-funded Sawyer Seminar, six invited scholars of Latina/o/x studies help wrap-up the yearlong conversation about “Imagining Latinidades.” We make the turn to practices of performing and imagining Latinidades now and into the future by inviting leading scholars in the fields of Performance Studies, Queer Studies, Cultural Studies, and Latina/o/x Studies to participate in a closing conference. One set of speakers will discuss Latina/o/x cultur...

May 7, 2020

May 7, 2020

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

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The Distinguished Biomedical Scholar Lecture Series features top-tier scientists and physicians performing high-impact research in a variety of areas. Most lectures, with few exceptions, will be held on the third Thursday of each month during the academic year. The seminars will be of broad interest and are open to the public all University faculty, staff and students. The schedule of current speakers can be found on our website.

Sep 18, 2020

Sep 18, 2020

3:30 PM

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David Estlund, Brown University If you need accommodations in order to attend any event, please call 319-335-0178

Oct 16, 2020

Oct 16, 2020

3:30 PM

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Ram Neta, University of North Carolina If you need accommodations in order to attend any event, please call 319-335-0178

Nov 6, 2020

Nov 6, 2020

3:30 PM

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José Medina, Northwestern University If you need accommodations in order to attend any event, please call 319-335-0178

Dec 4, 2020

Dec 4, 2020

3:30 PM

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Carrie Swanson, University of Iowa If you need accommodations in order to attend any event, please call 319-335-0178

Feb 5, 2021

Feb 5, 2021

3:30 PM

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Ali Hasan, University of Iowa If you need accommodations in order to attend any event, please call 319-335-0178

Mar 5, 2021

Mar 5, 2021

3:30 PM

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Jovana Davidovic, University of Iowa If you need accommodations in order to attend any event, please call 319-335-0178

Mar 26, 2021

Mar 26, 2021

3:30 PM

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Amie Thomasson, Dartmouth University If you need accommodations in order to attend any event, please call 319-335-0178

Apr 23, 2021

Apr 23, 2021

3:30 PM

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Gabriel Greenberg, UCLA If you need accommodations in order to attend any event, please call 319-335-0178

Apr 30, 2021

Apr 30, 2021

3:30 PM

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If you need accommodations in order to attend any event, please call 319-335-0178