Iowa City has cultivated passion for many of the arts from theatre to painting and most notably, literature.Continue Reading
Melanin Voices Blog
The Being Black at Iowa blog, known as Melanin Voices, seeks to highlight both the positive and negative realities, hopes, talents and achievements of Black undergraduate and graduate students, faculty and staff at the University of Iowa. Textual pieces ranging from features and profiles to reviews and think pieces will be published every Monday and Friday. Multimedia projects from photo galleries and videos to short documentaries will be published every Wednesday as part of our #wordlesswednesday series.
As content creators and curators, the Melanin Voices team strives to give the Black University of Iowa community a platform to showcase their struggles, talents, accomplishments...you get it.Continue Reading
#WordlessWednesday: New Young, Gifted & Black LLC thrives despite initial uncertainty from UI student community
Hesitations and criticisms arose amongst students on campus, after the emergence of Young, Gifted & Black, a new learning living community designed specifically for Black students.Continue Reading
Starting college is an exciting time for almost every incoming student and it is nearly impossible to know exactly what environment you're walking into.Continue Reading