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Race, Ethnicity, Language, and Culture Symposium: Advocating for DEI in the Academy

Thursday, October 6, 2022 (all day)
University Capitol Centre
The Division of World Languages, Literatures, and Cultures, with funding from an International Programs Major Projects Award, sets out to explore the intersection of race, ethnicity, language, and culture and how to advocate for diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) in the academy. The three-day symposium, taking place on the University of Iowa campus from Thursday, October 6, 2022, to Saturday, October 8, 2022, will bring together leaders and scholars from across disciplines and geographic areas and engage them in an open dialogue about the opportunities that advocating for DEI in the academy provides.
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Appa y Papa: Latinx Asian Fusion

Tuesday, October 11, 2022 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Asian Pacific American Cultural Center
In collaboration with the Asian Pacific American Cultural Center, we will be talking about movement of people—specifically those of Asian identity—to Latin American countries by force or choice. We will talk about what it means to assimilate to culture that's different from what you know. This will be a space for community to talk about the Latinx and Asian intersection.

Virtual All Majors Career Fair

Wednesday, October 12, 2022 12:00pm to 4:00pm
Virtual
Wednesday, Oct. 12, 2022 : Noon-4 p.m. - VIRTUAL FAIR This fair will focus on recruiting students pursuing any and all majors! All students are invited to attend! There will be a variety of industries of employers represented. Visit: https://careers.uiowa.edu/virtual-career-fair for more details.

Science, Health & Sustainability Career Fair

Thursday, October 13, 2022 4:00pm to 6:00pm
Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)
Thursday, Oct. 13, 2022 Students will Explore + Connect with: Life science, health science & sustainability companies Internship/full-time positions Graduate and service programs   Research and volunteer opportunities Check-in at Second Floor Ballroom Lobby in Iowa Memorial Union. Bring your Student ID, copies of your résumé and Dress for Success! *If you are in need of free professional attire, please visit the Clothing Closet at Iowa, 213 Iowa Memorial Union. Parking will be busy this...
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Hawks of Color: Val Garr, M.A.

Friday, October 14, 2022 11:30am to 1:00pm
University Capitol Centre
Save this date for the next  Hawks of Color event produced by the Division of DEI. Early bird registration here Director of Diversity-Equity & Inclusion; Coordinator of Supplemental Instruction & Tutoring University of Iowa College of Nursing-Diversity Resources Office Adjunct Instructor-Career Leadership Academy Program   A native of Davenport, Iowa, Valerie S. Garr, M.A.  is the Director of Diversity-Equity & Inclusion and Coordinator of Supplemental Instruction & Tutoring for the...
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Koru Mindfulness for College Students

Monday, October 17, 2022 7:00pm to 8:15pm
Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)
Koru Mindfulness® is an evidence-based curriculum specifically designed for teaching mindfulness, meditation, and stress management to college students and other young adults. The Koru Mindfulness program… is taught in four weekly 75-minute classes (a brief model to accommodate busy student schedules) is structured with daily homework of a mindfulness log and 10 minutes of mindfulness practice is taught in small groups Register here: https://studentwellness.uiowa.edu/programs/mindfulness  ...
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Tree Tours: Nature Walk & Talks

Friday, October 21, 2022 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Macbride Hall
Join the Pentacrest Museums for guided strolls on campus featuring the ecological diversity, symbolism, history, and lore of our trees. We'll use the lunch hour once a month on these nature walk & talks for discovery, restoration, mindfulness & movement in this program—designed for you—with resilience and curiosity in mind. Meet outside near the main entrance to Macbride Hall, at the bottom of the stairs on the east side of the building. Rain or shine.  All are welcome (students, staff...
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Koru Mindfulness for College Students

Monday, October 24, 2022 7:00pm to 8:15pm
Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)
Koru Mindfulness® is an evidence-based curriculum specifically designed for teaching mindfulness, meditation, and stress management to college students and other young adults. The Koru Mindfulness program… is taught in four weekly 75-minute classes (a brief model to accommodate busy student schedules) is structured with daily homework of a mindfulness log and 10 minutes of mindfulness practice is taught in small groups Register here: https://studentwellness.uiowa.edu/programs/mindfulness  ...
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Koru Mindfulness for College Students

Monday, October 31, 2022 7:00pm to 8:15pm
Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)
Koru Mindfulness® is an evidence-based curriculum specifically designed for teaching mindfulness, meditation, and stress management to college students and other young adults. The Koru Mindfulness program… is taught in four weekly 75-minute classes (a brief model to accommodate busy student schedules) is structured with daily homework of a mindfulness log and 10 minutes of mindfulness practice is taught in small groups Register here: https://studentwellness.uiowa.edu/programs/mindfulness  ...
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Koru Mindfulness for College Students

Monday, November 7, 2022 7:00pm to 8:15pm
Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)
Koru Mindfulness® is an evidence-based curriculum specifically designed for teaching mindfulness, meditation, and stress management to college students and other young adults. The Koru Mindfulness program… is taught in four weekly 75-minute classes (a brief model to accommodate busy student schedules) is structured with daily homework of a mindfulness log and 10 minutes of mindfulness practice is taught in small groups Register here: https://studentwellness.uiowa.edu/programs/mindfulness  ...
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Hawks of Color: Adam Potter

Friday, November 11, 2022 11:30am to 1:00pm
University Capitol Centre
Save this date for the next  Hawks of Color event produced by the Division of DEI. Early bird registration here Adam Potter serves as the Director for the Central Midwest Higher Education Recruitment Consortium (HERC) and is employed as a Senior HR Specialist at the University of Iowa, where he assists & advises departments in various aspects of talent acquisition. Additionally, he is the Dual Career Services coordinator for the University. Adam’s HR career began in 1997 as a military...
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Wild Bill’s Library Workshop

Thursday, November 17, 2022 12:00pm to 1:00pm
North Hall
University of Iowa students: Learn “How to Library” from a friendly UI librarian! Dan Gall, the UI Librarian for Social Work & Distance Education, takes time to help you understand the myriad resources (and people) available at the UI to help you find the information you need. From finding the right books and how to check them out, to research concepts, ethics, and citations, Dan is your personal guide to the UI Libraries system. Open to all students, regardless of major. Sessions meet in...
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Hawks of Color Social Save the Date

Friday, December 9, 2022 11:30am to 1:00pm
University Capitol Centre
Save this date for the next Hawks of Color event produced by the Division of DEI.  Hawks of Color is a place of welcome and community building while celebrating excellence! Formerly Faculty and Staff of Color, Hawks of Color is a re-envisioned community space. Gather with faculty, staff, postdocs, and students at our December in-person social event. Light hors d'oeuvres and refreshments will be provided. Our December event will be an in-person social at 2750 University Capitol Centre Iowa City...
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