Upcoming Events


We are planning exclusively virtual events for this summer and fall. We hope you will join us.

If you don't see the university event you are looking for, please also visit events.uiowa.edu.

Wednesday, July 15, 2020

Chat from the Old Cap: Monica Correia (99MA, 00MFA)

When: 3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. (CDT)

Where: Online Event

Join Monica Correia (99MA, 00MFA), a professor and head of the 3D Design program at the University of Iowa School of Art and Art History.

She will showcase some of her work, which has been exhibited in art and design venues around the world, including London, Milan, and New York. Under Correia's leadership, Iowa's 3D Design program was recognized as Best School at the 2015 International Contemporary Furniture Fair Editors' Awards and received the distinguished CONNECT Award for Best Design Environment at the Sculpture Objects Functional Art and Design Fair in 2014, 2015, and 2019.

Before moving to the U.S., Correia taught at the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro School of Architecture in Brazil and designed interiors for stores and shopping malls in Brazil and Portugal.

Registration is required and space is limited for this event.
https://uiowa.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJwrdeuprT4oH9y_g_1SfmNswGSvlyPmEpfv

Chat from the Old Cap is a series of virtual engagement sessions featuring Iowa alumni and friends sharing stories from their careers, backgrounds, and the university that unites us.


Wednesday, July 15, 2020

New York Metro Iowa Club Virtual Book Club

When: 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. (EST)

Where: Online Event

Join the New York Metro Iowa Club, on Wednesday, July 15, 2020, at 7 p.m. EST, for a virtual book club showcasing Kiley Reid's novel, Such a Fun Age. Support your favorite local bookstore by purchasing her book and participating in this fun, interactive discussion with alumni and friends.

Kiley Reid (19MFA) a recent graduate of the Iowa Writers' Workshop and recipient of the Truman Capote Fellowship. Reid's writing has appeared in The New York Times, Playboy, Ploughshares, December, New South, and Lumina, where her short story was the first-place winner in the 2017 Flash Prose Contest. Her New York Times-bestselling debut novel, Such a Fun Age, currently is in development by Lena Waithe's Hillman Grad Productions and Sight Unseen Pictures. Reid lives in Philadelphia.

Registration is required. https://uiowa.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJAodO-oqjojGtKhOVRoAnCV9VVM2MddiHNu


Monday, July 20, 2020

Nashville Iowa Club Board Meeting

When: 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Where: Tin Roof Broadway

316 Broadway Avenue
Nashville, Tennessee 37201

The Nashville Iowa Club will host their first board meeting of the 2020-21 year at the club's game watch location, Tin Roof Broadway. This meeting is open to any Nashville Hawkeye interested in learning more about 2020 Hawkeye football game watches and other fall events. If you're interested in attending, please email nashvillehawkeyes@yahoo.com.


Wednesday, July 22, 2020

Chat from the Old Cap: Cathy Parrott (01BA)

When: 3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Where: Online Event

Join Cathy Parrott (01BA), an associate costume designer for Broadway, film, and live television, as she discusses her work with A-list actors on the stage and big screen.

Initially a pre-dentistry major at the University of Iowa, Parrott will discuss her journey from Iowa City to the Big Apple—and discuss her experience working on a 2021 major motion picture based on a musical by Lin-Manuel Miranda.

A Manchester, Iowa, native, Parrott has worked on more than 45 productions across the globe and collaborated with Hugh Jackman and Emmy Award-winning costume designer Ellen Mirojnick for 2017 blockbuster The Greatest Showman. Parrott has also assisted on Broadway hits such as On Your Feet: The Story of Emilio and Gloria Estefan and Motown: The Musical, as well as an unreleased production about Princess Diana.

Registration is required and space is limited for this event.
https://uiowa.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJUsf-ytqDkvGNxz1Gt1ignavOi4EXkRqqvm

Chat from the Old Cap is a series of virtual engagement sessions featuring Iowa alumni and friends sharing stories from their careers, backgrounds, and the university that unites us.


Wednesday, August 26, 2020

Chat from the Old Cap: Dr. Craig Kletzing

When: 3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. (CDT)

Where: Online Event

Join Dr. Craig Kletzing, a professor in physics and astronomy at the University of Iowa who is principal investigator for the UI's latest NASA mission.

Landing the largest research award in the university's history, he will discuss the Tandem Reconnection and Cusp Electrodynamics Reconnaissance Satellites (TRACERS) mission that will launch in 2023. The mission is part of a larger initiative, NASA's Explorers Program, which is studying how the sun affects space and the space environment around planets. 

Kletzing is leading a team at Iowa that is developing two scientific instruments that will be used in twin satellites for the TRACERS mission. The space plasma experimentalist is also serving on three other NASA missions and has worked on projects regarding space weather, the aurora borealis, and the Van Allen radiation belts.

Registration is required and space is limited for this event.
https://uiowa.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJAqcu6qqT8rE9NEOtq9Fs4O3Sr7G_4kdO8C

Chat from the Old Cap is a series of virtual engagement sessions featuring Iowa alumni and friends sharing stories from their careers, backgrounds, and the university that unites us.


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