News from the VP's Office

Archive: 1, 2016

FA16 Week 6 Conversation Starters

We're about a third of the way through the semester, and tests continue to pop up. A student I talked with today said that he had a midterm in Account...

FA16 Week 5 Conversation Starters

Well, the beginning of the semester is probably pretty much over, and the end is a long way away. I hope that most students have settled into a routin...

FA16 Week 4 Conversation Starters

Where does the time go? It's the beginning of the fourth week of school already. Students are starting to have more tests.

Some suggestions for this ...

New at University Counseling Services

Students are back and the campus is bustling! I hope the summer was restful, productive, fun, or whatever combination you needed it to be. Given that ...

IOWA GROW® Supports Student Success

The Division of Student Life is the largest employer of students on campus. Campus employment is positively related to retention and can help students...

Saying Goodbye to Quad

 As most of you know, this summer we said goodbye to one of the oldest residence halls on campus, Quadrangle (Quad). From 1919 to 2016 Quad has served...

Connections

FA16 Week 3 Conversation Starters

It's still early in the semester, but some students are probably starting to have tests and even some papers or projects due. That’s a good thing, by ...