Upcoming Events


The University of Iowa has been part of your life's journey, and we're still with you along the way. Your Hawkeye connection extends beyond campus and that's why we're hitting the road for a visit in your neck of the woods. We're bringing the best of Iowa back to you, so that you can reconnect with old friends, and meet new ones, while learning about our latest breakthroughs.

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April 24, 2018

New York Metro IOWA Club - Downtown Drink Series

When: 5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. (EDT)
Where: TBD

Bring your business cards and join other New York Metro IOWA Club professionals for a night of networking and relaxation. Co-workers, fellow Iowans, Big Ten friends, and significant others are welcome to join us. We share the common thread of the University of Iowa, so grab a cocktail and learn what brought each of us from Iowa City to the Big Apple. There is no cover cost for this event; just show up and let the host know you're a Hawkeye.


April 26, 2018

Phil's Day

When: All Day
Where: Old Capitol Senate Chamber
21 Old Capitol
Iowa city, Iowa 52242
Phil stands for philanthropy. At Iowa, Phil is everyone who gives to the UI—through their time, talents, or treasure—and everyone who benefits from those gifts. For Phil's Day, we’re tagging campus with black and gold bows and signs that represent Phil’s impact on our people, buildings, and programs. You can also learn more about Phil from entrepreneur Mark Kaufman (86BS), the founder and president/CEO of Athletico by attending the Life with Phil Talk at 10:30 a.m. in the Senate Chamber.

April 26, 2018

“Life with Phil” Talk Featuring Mark Kaufman

When: 10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. (CST)
Where: Senate Chamber, Old Capitol Museum
21 Old Capitol
Iowa City, Iowa 52242
Learn more about Phil from entrepreneur Mark Kaufman (86BS), the founder and president/CEO of Athletico. Kaufman opened the first Athletico center in 1991. Today, Athletico has more than 400 locations in 11 states, making it the Midwest powerhouse provider of orthopedic rehabilitation services. Its corporate partners include the Chicago Bears, White Sox, Bulls, and Blackhawks. Kaufman has shared his gifts with the UI and given back to underserved communities through Big Brothers Big Sisters of Metropolitan Chicago and Operation Walk Chicago.

Learn more

April 28, 2018

Fort Myers Paradise IOWA Club - Big Ten-Senior Friendship Centers Food Bag Project

When: 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. (EDT)
Where: Dr. Piper Center
2607 Dr. Ella Piper Way
Fort Myers, Florida 33901

The Paradise IOWA Club will once again participate in the Big Ten-Senior Friendship Centers Food Bag project.  Volunteers are needed from 10 a.m. to noon to pack and deliver food bags to those in need in the community. The deliveries are done in volunteers' vehciles, so we recommend that if you own an SUV, bring it that day.

We have up to 10 routes to cover. Routes can be combined or split depending on the number of volunteers. Routes are in central, north and south Fort Myers, Cape Coral, and Lehigh Acres. Route sheets and maps will be provided that morning (or can be emailed ahead of time if requested). After a brief orientation, we'll fill the food bags. Volunteers should be on the road by 10:30 a.m. and routes are generally completed by noon. 

For more information or to volunteer, please contact Justin at paradise_iowa_club@hotmail.com.


May 5, 2018

Chicago Outreach Event - Hawkeyes at the Chicago Beer Classic

When: 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. (CDT)
Where: Soldier Field, Gate O
1410 Museum Campus Drive
Chicago, Illinois 60605

Wear your black and gold and kick off summer at the Chicago Beer Classic. Stop by the UI table outside the main entrance (Gate O) to get your Hawkeye swag.

For tickets, visit chicagobeerclassic.com and enter code GOHAWKS at checkout for a 15-percent discount. A behind-the-scenes tour will be available for an additional fee. To tour with other Hawkeyes, select the 1 p.m. option.

Visit here to RSVP.


May 5, 2018

Kansas City IOWA Club - 7th Annual Iowa Day at Sporting KC

When: 7:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m. (CDT)
Where: Children's Mercy Sporting Park
1 Sporting Way
Kansas City, Kansas 66111

The Greater Kansas City IOWA Club invites you to join take part in a Cinco de Mayo soccer outing. Sporting Kansas City welcomes the Colorado Rapids to Children’s Mercy Park. The club will host a pregame tailgate with a Cinco de Mayo twist. Tickets in Section 133 are $32 (discounted from $44) and include the pregame tailgate. Purchase tickets here or RSVP to hawkeyes@kciowaclub.com to reserve your seats.


May 5, 2018

Third Annual Zada Cooper Leadership Symposium

When: 7:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Where: Iowa Memorial Union
125 N Madison St
Iowa city, Iowa 52245
The third annual Zada Cooper Leadership Symposium, presented by the University of Iowa College of Pharmacy, will feature influential University and national leaders as well as informative and interactive breakout sessions! Professional headshots will be offered at no charge.

For more information visit https://imu.uiowa.edu/calendar/event/1190106

May 7, 2018

Chicago Outreach Event - University of Iowa Presidential Reception

When: 6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. (CDT)
Where: Chicago Union Station - The Burlington Room, located within the Great Hall
225 South Canal Street
Chicago, Illinois 60606

Connect with other UI alumni and friends and get a brief campus update from university leadership at 6:15 p.m. The event will include appetizers and a hosted bar.

Visit here to RSVP.


May 12, 2018

Chicago Outreach Event - Iowa vs. Northwestern Baseball Game

When: 2:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. (CDT)
Where: Rocky and Berenice Miller Park - Northwestern University
2750 Ashland Ave.
Evanston, Illinois 60201

Bring your family and cheer for the Iowa Hawkeye baseball team as they take on the Northwestern Wildcats. Tickets are complimentary.

Visit here to RSVP.


May 18, 2018 - May 20, 2018

Las Vegas IOWA Club Big Ten Weekend

When: TBD
Where: TBD

We decided to combine the picnic and golf events to create a B1G Weekend! Save the Date! More information to follow!

  • Friday: Happy Hour
  • Saturday: Picnic at Sunset Park
  • Sunday: Golf

May 19, 2018

Tampa Bay IOWA Club - Hippie Dash

When: 8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. (EDT)
Where:
5500 Shore Blvd. S.
Gulfport, Florida 33707-6034

Run for peace, love, and Goodwill. The family friendly Hippie Dash, which benefits Goodwill Industries Suncoast, features races for casual walkers, joggers, and avid runners. The event includes a 5K run, 1-mile walk, “woof and roll,” and fun run for kids. To register, click here and use the password “Hawkeyes.”


May 19, 2018

Minneapolis Outreach Event - Hawkeye Brew Tour

When: 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. (CDT)
Where: Insight Brewing
2821 E. Hennepin Ave.
Minneapolis, Minnesota 55413

Get an insider's view of the brewing business from UI graduate Eric Schmidt (02BBA), co-founder of Insight Brewing. Participants must be 21 or older to attend and will receive appetizers and a complimentary beverage following the tour.

Visit here to RSVP.


May 19, 2018

Saving Brinton Special Screening

When: 3:15 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. (EDT)
Where: Cinema Village
22 E. 12th St.
New York, New York 10003

Don't miss out on this exclusive viewing and Q&A—just for Iowa alumni. Hailed by The Hollywood Reporter as "a cinephile's delight," this documentary by Tommy Haines, John Richard, and Andrew Sherburne opens in New York for a one-week run May 18-24. It chronicles Iowa historian Michael Zahs' efforts to save some of the world's earliest films, unearthed from the collections of legendary movie man William Franklin Brinton.

After the show, mingle with Zahs and members of the film team at Corkbuzz (13 E. 13th St.), where you'll receive a discount on wine and beer.

Click here for tickets, and watch the movie trailer here.


May 20, 2018

Minneapolis Outreach Event - Open House at the Museum

When: 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. (CDT)
Where: Science Museum of Minnesota
120 W. Kellogg Blvd.
Saint Paul, Minnesota 55102

Bring the family and enjoy free admission to museum exhibits, including the dinosaurs and fossils display, and participate in hands-on activities. When you arrive, please stop by the Xenon Room to pick up your complimentary museum pass and enjoy refreshments with fellow Hawkeyes.

Visit here to RSVP.


May 21, 2018

Minneapolis Outreach Event - The Work of Art

When: 3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. (CDT)
Where: Midwest Art Conservation Center - Minneapolis Institute of Art
2400 Third Ave. S.
Minneapolis, Minnesota 55404

Join us for a rare, behind-the-scenes look at the Midwest Art Conservation Center—a nonprofit regional organization that preserves and conserves art and artifacts. Its team of skilled conservators works with historical and contemporary art and offers staff trainings for museums, historical societies, libraries, artists, and the public. Guests will meet conservators and tour the paintings, paper, textile, and objects labs to explore projects in process.

Visit here to RSVP.


May 21, 2018

Minneapolis Outreach Event - University of Iowa Reception

When: 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. (CDT)
Where: The Grand 1858 at Minneapolis Event Centers
212 Second St. S.E. No. 212
Minneapolis, Minnesota 55414

Connect with fellow Hawkeyes and get a brief campus update from university leadership at 6 p.m. Appetizers will be provided.

Visit here to RSVP.


May 23, 2018

Big Ten Networking Event

When: 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. (EDT)
Where: Just Jake's
30 Park St.
Montclair, New Jersey 07042

Iowa alumni are invited to a Big Ten networking event in New Jersey organized by the Penn State and Purdue alumni clubs.


May 24, 2018

London IOWA Club Reception

When: 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Where: Balls Brothers Mayfair
34 Brook Street
London, England
Complimentary food and non-alcoholic beverages will be provided, and a cash bar will be available.

Learn more at foriowa.org/form/london-outreach.php. Please RSVP by May 8. For more information, contact alumni-events@foriowa.org or 800-648-6973.

May 29, 2018

New York Metro IOWA Club - Downtown Drink Series

When: 5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. (EDT)
Where: TBD

Bring your business cards and join other New York Metro IOWA Club professionals for a night of networking and relaxation. Co-workers, fellow Iowans, Big Ten friends, and significant others are welcome to join us. We share the common thread of the University of Iowa, so grab a cocktail and learn what brought each of us from Iowa City to the Big Apple. There is no cover cost for this event; just show up and let the host know you're a Hawkeye.


June 3, 2018

New York Metro IOWA Club - Cubs vs. Mets Game

When: 12:10 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. (EDT)
Where: Citi Field
123-01 Roosevelt Ave.
Queens, New York 11369

Ready to root, root, root for the Cubbies? A group of New York Metro IOWA Club members will attend a Cubs-Mets game June 3. Purchase a ticket here.


June 6, 2018

Iowa Voyagers 2019 Tour Preview

When: 10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. (CDT)
Where: Levitt Center
1 W. Park Road
Iowa City, Iowa 52242

Don't miss the announcement of the 2019 tour season at the University of Iowa's annual Voyagers travel preview.

To RSVP, visit foriowa.org/voyagers/tourshow. If you are unable to make it to Iowa City for the event, you can learn more about the 2019 travel season at foriowa.org/voyagers.


June 8, 2018

Big Ten Night at Nationals Park

When: 7:05 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. (EDT)
Where: Nationals Park
1500 S. Capitol St. S.E.
Washington, District of Columbia 20003

Come out and show your Big Ten pride as the Nationals host Big Ten Night at the ballpark. Join fellow Big Ten alumni, students, parents, faculty, and fans from across the DMV to support the conference and show your school pride by wearing your school colors at the ballpark.

With the purchase of a special ticket, you will receive a discounted game ticket and a Nationals/Big Ten co-branded koozie. Please indicate your school affiliation at checkout. For every ticket sold, $2 will go toward scholarship funds for Big Ten schools.

For more information or to purchase a group of 13 or more, please contact Kevin Nawrocki at 202-640-7645 or e-mail kevin.nawrocki@nationals.com.


June 9, 2018

Kansas City IOWA Club - 2018 Greater Kansas City Hawkeye Classic

When: 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (CDT)
Where: Falcon Lakes Golf Club
4605 Clubhouse Drive
Basehor, Missouri 66007

The Second Annual Greater Kansas City Hawkeye Classic golf tournament will be played at Falcon Lakes Golf Club in Basehor, Kansas. The event will include special Hawkeye guests Chuck Long, Tim Dwight, Deven Harberts, and others. The cost is $400 per four-person team and includes golf, lunch, and dinner. The club is also soliciting sponsorships and donations to support the tournament. For more information, contact Andy at hawkeyes@kciowaclub.com for more information.


June 11, 2018

Denver Outreach Event

When: TBD
Where: TBD
Event Description TBD

June 26, 2018

New York Metro IOWA Club - Downtown Drink Series

When: 5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. (EDT)
Where: TBD

Bring your business cards and join other New York Metro IOWA Club professionals for a night of networking and relaxation. Co-workers, fellow Iowans, Big Ten friends, and significant others are welcome to join us. We share the common thread of the University of Iowa, so grab a cocktail and learn what brought each of us from Iowa City to the Big Apple. There is no cover cost for this event; just show up and let the host know you're a Hawkeye.


July 14, 2018

Twins vs Rays: Iowa Day at Target Field

When: 11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. (CST)
Where: Target Field
1 Twins Way
Minneapolis, Minnesota 55403

Mark your calendar for Iowa Day at Target Field on July 14th. More details to follow!


August 11, 2018

Kansas City IOWA Club - Fifth Annual Iowa Day at The K

When: 3:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. (CDT)
Where: Kauffman Stadium "The K"
1 Royal Way
Kansas City, Missouri 64129

The Royals will host the cross-state rival Cardinals. The game is scheduled to begin at 6:15 p.m., and the Greater KC Iowa Club will host a tailgate beginning at about 3 p.m. Email hawkeyes@kciowaclub.com to reserve your seats.


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