News from the VP's Office

Archive: 1, 2015

A message from Tom

This semester, because we have had an interim president, I have had the privilege of teach the President’s Leadership Class. This is a special opportu...

FALL15 Week 10 Conversation Starters

For most students, midterms are over, or at least they are having a brief lull in testing. A lot f them, though, are working on projects.

Some conver...

FALL15 Week 9 Conversation Starters

Students I've talked to recently seem to be over the hump as far as midterms go. It's still 3 weeks until early registration begins (November 9 – Nove...

FALL15 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...

A message from Tom

Fall has officially arrived, and we’ve been having beautiful fall weather here in Iowa City. The beginning of fall means cooler weather, trees burstin...

FALL15 Week 7 Conversation Starters

Last week's questions are still good. Here are a couple of new ones:

Are you writing any papers this week? Have you ever thought about asking a libra...

Faces Behind the Scenes: Kirk Peters

Faces Behind the Scenes: Kirk Peters

Kirk Peters is the Manager for General Merchandise and Course Materials in the Hawk Shop, in the newly restored ground floor of the Iowa Memorial Unio...