Archive: 2014

Week 13 Conversation Starters

The students I have been talking to have been busy registering, or waiting to register and hoping the classes they want will still be available. One s...

Week 12 Conversation Starters

I know I’m getting ahead of myself, but it feels as though the semester is nearly over. Thanksgiving is in sight, and we all know that once the studen...

Char Sojka: Faces Behind the Scenes

Char Sojka: Faces Behind the Scenes

If you look Char Sojka up in the directory, you’ll find out that she is an account specialist in the IMU Business Office. That really doesn’t describe...

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

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...