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News from the VP's Office

Archive: 1, 2014

Supporting students' multicultural competence

To help guide the Division’s efforts to support student growth and development in the area of multiculturalism and diversity, the Multicultural Work G...

Helping students handle mid-semester stress

We’re in the busy time of the year here at the UCS. We’re sure you’re feeling it in your department and that our students are feeling it with classes ...

SDS proctoring midterms

The leaves are changing and the start-of-the-new-academic-year rush has passed yet our office is still buzzing with students coming in and out. Among ...

Student organization facts at a glance

There are over 500 registered student organizations at the University of Iowa that provide entertainment, educational, multicultural, and philanthropi...

SH&W assessment report

The wellness branch of Student Health & Wellness supports student learning through health promotion services aimed at helping students develop healthy...

Week 9 Conversation Starters

Students I've talked to recently seem to be over the hump as far as midterms go.  Early registration starts in a couple of weeks and the spring schedu...

Week 10 Conversation Starters

Some conversation starters for this week:

What’s the most interesting thing you have learned so far in a class this semester?
What do you think you h...

Recreational Services launches new website

Recreational Services has a new look! The new website was launched October 1, with the goal of creating a more informative and easy-to-use recserv.uio...

Week 8 Conversation Starters

We're still in the clear middle of the semester, the doldrums for some students. There's a little bit of risk of not accomplishing as much over the ne...

Week 7 Conversation Starters

Wow, it seems like students are having a lot of tests. At least two students this week have mentioned having four tests in one week! Last week's quest...