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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June 5, 2019

Des Moines Hawkeye Happy Hour

When: 4:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Where: Iowa Taproom
215 E 3rd St #100
Des Moines, Iowa 50309

You and your friends are invited to join us for an evening with the Hawkeyes. This is your chance to grab a drink and get to know Hawkeye Coaches, Staff and Letterwinners. This Hawkeye Happy Hour is $20 and includes appetizers and refreshments.

Reserve your Hawkeye Happy Hour spot today!


June 7, 2019

UI Stanley Museum of Art Ceremonial Groundbreaking

When: 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. (CST)
Where: Gibson Square Park
Downtown
Iowa City, Iowa 52240

The University of Iowa will host a ceremonial groundbreaking for a new UI Stanley Museum of Art at 3 p.m. June 7 in Gibson Square Park.


June 11, 2019

Decorah Hawkeye Happy Hour

When: 5:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Where: Toppling Goliath Brewing Company
1600 Prosperity Road
Decorah, Iowa 52101

You and your friends are invited to join us for an evening with the Hawkeyes. This is your chance to grab a drink and get to know Hawkeye Coaches, Staff and Letterwinners. This Hawkeye Happy Hour is $20 and includes appetizers and refreshments.

Reserve your Hawkeye Happy Hour spot today!


June 11, 2019

Chicago Iowa Days - FYI from the UI: Navigating Your Early Career Years

When: 6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. (CST)
Where: WeWork
515 N State St
Chicago, Illinois 60654

If you're a recent UI graduate, you're likely experiencing a series of firsts, but Chicagoland is filled with Hawkeyes who can help you navigate these milestones. Join established experts in real estate, wealth management, career planning, and networking for a conversation about staying on track in your early career years.

Appetizers and beverages will be provided. Please register by June 7.

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June 12, 2019

West Des Moines Hawkeye Happy Hour

When: 4:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Where: Embassy Club West
520 Market Street
West Des Moines, Iowa 50266

You and your friends are invited to join us for an evening with the Hawkeyes. This is your chance to grab a drink and get to know Hawkeye Coaches, Staff and Letterwinners. This Hawkeye Happy Hour is $20 and includes appetizers and refreshments.

Reserve your Hawkeye Happy Hour spot today!


June 12, 2019

Chicago Iowa Days - Iowa Presidential Reception

When: 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. (CST)
Where: The Art Institute of Chicago
111 S Michigan Ave
Chicago, Illinois 60603

Get a behind-the-scenes look at what is happening on the University of Iowa campus from UI President Bruce Harreld. This is a great opportunity for you to reconnect with old friends, meet new ones, and celebrate our remarkable university! Remarks will begin at 6:45 p.m. Appetizers will be provided, and a hosted bar will be available.

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June 15, 2019

Chicago Iowa Days - Hit the Links with the Hawkeyes

When: 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. (CST)
Where: Topgolf Naperville
3211 Odyssey Ct
Naperville, Illinois 60563

Join your fellow Hawkeyes for a morning of fun at Topgolf Naperville. Bring the entire family, and we will provide breakfast, golf clubs, and non-alcoholic beverages. Diane Thomason, former Iowa women's golf coach, will also be in attendance and can provide you with a few tips to set you up for success.

Cost is $15 per person. Please register by June 7.

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June 19, 2019

Des Moines Hawkeye Happy Hour

When: 4:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Where: Iowa Tap Room
215 E 3rd St #100
Des Moines, Iowa 50309

You and your friends are invited to join us for an evening with the Hawkeyes. This is your chance to grab a drink and get to know Hawkeye Coaches, Staff and Letterwinners. This Hawkeye Happy Hour is $20 and includes appetizers and refreshments.

Reserve your Hawkeye Happy Hour spot today!


June 26, 2019

West Des Moines Hawkeye Happy Hour

When: 4:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Where: Embassy Club West
520 Market Street
West Des Moines, Iowa 50266

You and your friends are invited to join us for an evening with the Hawkeyes. This is your chance to grab a drink and get to know Men's Basketball Assistant Coach, Kirk Speraw and other Hawkeye coaches, staff and lettewinners. This Hawkeye Happy Hour is $20 and includes appetizers and refreshments.

Reserve your Hawkeye Happy Hour spot today!


July 5, 2019

Fargo UI Alumni and Friends Reception

When: 6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Where: Hotel Donaldson
101 Broadway N.
Fargo, North Dakota 58102

Join us for a special gathering of University of Iowa alumni and friends in Fargo. This will be a great opportunity to meet your fellow Hawkeyes in the area and learn more about connecting with Iowa. We will provide appetizers and non-alcoholic beverages, and a cash bar will be available.

Please RSVP online, contact Heather Wilensky at heather.wilensky@foriowa.org or at 800-648-6973.


August 11, 2019

BTN Big 10K Race

When: 7:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Where: Grant Park
337 E. Randolph St.
Chicago, Illinois 60601

The eighth annual BTN Big 10K celebrates the best conference in college sports by bringing Big Ten fans together. Wear your black and gold and represent the Hawkeyes in the 10K race or 5K run/walk. Afterward, kick off the college football season in style with thousands of Big Ten fans at the ultimate post-race tailgate party. The event will feature Big Ten mascots, cheerleaders, food, live music, beer, interactive games, exciting prizes, BTN talent, and much more. Register here.


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