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"Nearly Symmetrical and Definitely Ostentatious", Ali Hval MFA Show School of Art and Art History

"Nearly Symmetrical and Definitely Ostentatious", Ali Hval MFA Show School of Art and Art History

Monday, January 14, 2019, 8:00am to 8:00pm

Reception Friday January 18, 2019 6:30-8:30 PM

Make It Work MOnday, Spring OCI Mechanics

Monday, January 14, 2019, 12:40pm to 1:40pm

The Spring OCI Program is the first time that 1Ls can participate in on-campus-interviews.  This session will introduce you to the process and show you how to “bid” or apply for interviews with participating employers.  This session is very helpful if you are planning to participate in the Spring OCI (bidding for this opens January 15th!).

Frontiers in Obesity, Diabetes and Metabolism:  Daniel Tranel, PhD

Frontiers in Obesity, Diabetes and Metabolism: Daniel Tranel, PhD

Monday, January 14, 2019, 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Daniel Tranel, PhD Associate Dean of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies Professor of Neurology Professor of Psychological and Brain Sciences Presentation:  Value-based decision-making, eating, and the ventromedial prefrontal cortex

"Nearly Symmetrical and Definitely Ostentatious", Ali Hval MFA Show School of Art and Art History

"Nearly Symmetrical and Definitely Ostentatious", Ali Hval MFA Show School of Art and Art History

Tuesday, January 15, 2019, 8:00am to 8:00pm

Reception Friday January 18, 2019 6:30-8:30 PM

Pharmacology Seminar - Eric M. George, Ph.D.

Tuesday, January 15, 2019, 10:30am to 11:30am

"Novel Molecular Mechanisms in Preeclampsia" Eric M. George, PhD Assistant Professor Department of Physiology and Biophysics The University of Mississippi Medical Center Jackson, MS co-sponsored by the Division of Nephrology

LGBTQ 101 for Healthcare Professsionals

Tuesday, January 15, 2019, 11:00am to 12:00pm

This introductory workshop will review the difference between gender identity, sex, and sexual orientation. The session details the LGBTQ umbrella and defines multiple sexual orientation and gender identities. Participants will also review hospital policies and practice related to LGBTQ care.

College of Pharmacy PSET Seminar: Rachel Crawford

College of Pharmacy PSET Seminar: Rachel Crawford

Tuesday, January 15, 2019, 11:00am to 12:00pm

The Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Experimental Therapeutics in the College of Pharmacy will host a second year literature review seminar with speaker Rachel Crawford. Crawford will speak on the topic, "The anti-inflammatory activity of curcumin is mediated by its oxidative metabolites". Crawford is a current graduate student of the University of Iowa, College of Pharmacy.

The Revised Common Rule

Tuesday, January 15, 2019, 11:30am to 1:00pm

Researchers conducting human subjects research must abide by the Code of Federal Regulations for the Protection of Human Subjects. The HHS’ Office for Human Research Protections, who oversees the regulations, have recently issued a Revised Common Rule. This Revised Code of Federal Regulations will take effect on January 19th, 2019, and all human subjects research initiated after that date must be compliant with the new regulations. This Revised Common Rule includes many changes designed to...

Make & Take: Iowa Sweet Iowa

Make & Take: Iowa Sweet Iowa

Tuesday, January 15, 2019, 12:00pm to 3:00pm

Welcome Back Hawkeyes! It’s sweet to be back home and what better to go with that feeling then a dessert bar!? Nothing is sweeter than being back home except maybe a cookie or two!

TriNetX Analytics Training

Tuesday, January 15, 2019, 2:00pm to 3:00pm

TriNetX analytics training...

Microbiology and Immunology Seminar: Dr. Gail Bishop

Tuesday, January 15, 2019, 3:00pm to 4:00pm

"TRAF3 as a multi-faceted regulator of lymphocyte signaling and function" Presented by Gail Bishop, PhD Professor of Microbiology and Immunology Professor of Internal Medicine The University of Iowa Hosted by Patrick Schlievert, PhD

Industrial and Systems Engineering Graduate Seminar - Daniel Robinson

Industrial and Systems Engineering Graduate Seminar - Daniel Robinson

Tuesday, January 15, 2019, 3:30pm to 4:30pm

Abstract: ...

Krause Series in Contemporary Nonfiction: Reading by Sandy Allen, Author of Mirraculas Paradise: A True Story about Schizophrenia

Krause Series in Contemporary Nonfiction: Reading by Sandy Allen, Author of Mirraculas Paradise: A True Story about Schizophrenia

Tuesday, January 15, 2019, 7:00pm

Sandy Allen, author of A Kind of Mirraculas Paradise: A True Story about Schizophrenia, will read at Prairie Lights Books on Tuesday, January 15th at 7pm. The reading is part of the Nonfiction Writing Program's Krause Series in Contemporary Nonfiction. All are welcome.

Live from Prairie Lights: Sandy Allen

Live from Prairie Lights: Sandy Allen

Tuesday, January 15, 2019, 7:00pm

Nonfiction Writing Program alum Sandy Allen will read from A Kind of Mirraculas Paradise. "A breakthrough in meta-biographical writing... [Allen] marries several distinct genres to produce an insight into what it means to be a person with a psychiatric diagnosis...Thrilling... Gorgeous... a watershed in empathetic adaptation of 'outsider' autobiography." –The New Republic...

Peter Naughton and Jordan McFarland, Percussion Duo

Tuesday, January 15, 2019, 7:30pm

Peter Naughton, percussion Jordan McFarland, percussion

"Nearly Symmetrical and Definitely Ostentatious", Ali Hval MFA Show School of Art and Art History

"Nearly Symmetrical and Definitely Ostentatious", Ali Hval MFA Show School of Art and Art History

Wednesday, January 16, 2019, 8:00am to 8:00pm

Reception Friday January 18, 2019 6:30-8:30 PM

REDCap Training

Wednesday, January 16, 2019, 11:00am to 12:00pm

REDCap Surveys and Logic Distribution Training...

Radiology Student Interest Group

Wednesday, January 16, 2019, 12:00pm to 12:50pm

"The Chinese Model of Democracy is a Major Competitor to Liberal Democracy"

"The Chinese Model of Democracy is a Major Competitor to Liberal Democracy"

Wednesday, January 16, 2019, 12:00pm to 1:30pm

Fluent in French and German, conversant in Dutch, Italian, and Spanish, and currently studying Chinese, Russian, Persian, and Turkish, as well as a variety of ancient languages, Professor Reitz's love of foreign languages led him to focus his professional career on comparative law and transnational transactions. Formerly Executive Editor of the Michigan Law Review, a Fulbright-Hays Scholar at the University of Munich (1970-1971), and an extern in the Office of the Legal Advisor to the...

College of Pharmacy PSET Seminar: Laxmi Shanthi Chede

College of Pharmacy PSET Seminar: Laxmi Shanthi Chede

Wednesday, January 16, 2019, 12:30pm to 1:30pm

The Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Experimental Therapeutics in the College of Pharmacy will host a seminar presented by Pharmaceutics and Translational Therapeutics graduate student Laxmi Shanthi Chede. All are welcome to attend.

Anatomy & Cell Biology Seminar

Anatomy & Cell Biology Seminar

Wednesday, January 16, 2019, 1:00pm

Anatomy & Cell Biology Wednesday Seminar, Anne West, MD, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Neurobiology of  from Duke University will be presenting, “Activity-dependent regulation of neuronal gene transcription.”  

Next Generation Sequencing Interest Group - Biology at True Resolution: Resolving Complex Biology with Single Cell Analysis

Wednesday, January 16, 2019, 2:00pm to 3:00pm

Single-cell analysis has been broadly applied in studies that aim to dissect cell-type differences, investigate the adaptive immune system, or discover copy number variation and genomic heterogeneity on a cell-by-cell basis.  Single-cell expression profiling, using the 10X Genomics Chromium System, has permitted the identification of cell types that are important for disease pathogenesis in numerous disorders or disease states. Examples of how single-cell analysis has been applied to...

Communication and Professionalism Workshop

Wednesday, January 16, 2019, 2:30pm to 4:00pm

  This course discusses what communication and professionalism is and nine behavioral skills for interpersonal effectiveness. The course also discusses how professionalism is judged and tools to support being a professional. In addition, you will learn techniques for in-person, telephone, and e-mail interactions.

Update on Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion by the Chief Diversity Office

Update on Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion by the Chief Diversity Office

Wednesday, January 16, 2019, 5:00pm to 6:30pm

All members of the UI community are invited to join us for the Chief Diversity Office’s 2019 Update on Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion on Wednesday, January 16, 2019, 5:00-6:30pm in the Main Lounge of the Iowa Memorial Union.  A light reception will follow....

Kappa Psi Mock Interviews

Kappa Psi Mock Interviews

Wednesday, January 16, 2019, 5:00pm to 8:00pm

Kappa Psi will provide the opportunity for pre-pharmacy students to refine interview skills prior to the College of Pharmacy's professional program interviews. 

"Nearly Symmetrical and Definitely Ostentatious", Ali Hval MFA Show School of Art and Art History

"Nearly Symmetrical and Definitely Ostentatious", Ali Hval MFA Show School of Art and Art History

Thursday, January 17, 2019, 8:00am to 8:00pm

Reception Friday January 18, 2019 6:30-8:30 PM

P3 Knowledge Examination

Thursday, January 17, 2019, 9:00am to 11:00am

The P3 Knowledge Exam is an internally built examination managed by the Assessment Committee with questions that represents core competency knowledge. The intent of this assessment is to inform third-year Doctor of Pharmacy students of areas of strength and weakness to assist in preparation for the NAPLEX. This examination will be administered electronically using ExamSoft.

Performance Leadership Training

Thursday, January 17, 2019, 9:00am to 11:00am

For Supervisors and HR Staff Only Attendees will learn the process and procedure for building a case for disciplinary measures that will withstand the challenges of the grievance process. The attendance initiative will also be discussed. This course is for supervisors and HR staff only.

Government & Public Service Information Fair, Lunch, & CLE

Thursday, January 17, 2019, 11:45am to 3:00pm

Registration and lunch will be from 11:45am to 12:30pm in the 4th floor student lounge.  The information fair will be in the main lobby from 12:30-2:00pm.  The CLE will be from 2:00-3:00pm in the 4th floor student lounge.

Almuerzo (‘Brown Bag’) y conversación en español

Almuerzo (‘Brown Bag’) y conversación en español

Thursday, January 17, 2019, 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Almuerzo (‘Brown Bag’) y conversación en español...

Internal Medicine Grand Rounds

Thursday, January 17, 2019, 12:00pm to 1:00pm

HUMAN RIGHTS GRAND ROUNDS: Closing the Margins: Medical, Ethical and Existential Considerations in Caring for People Living with Sickle Cell Anemia by Laurel J. Lyckholm, MD and Usha S. Perepu, MBBS, MRCP

AMWA Meeting

Thursday, January 17, 2019, 12:00pm

Government & Non-profit Information Fair

Thursday, January 17, 2019, 12:40pm to 2:00pm

Government & Non-profit Information Fair (College of Law Field Placement Program)

FACE - Faculty/Fellows As Clinician Educators

Thursday, January 17, 2019, 1:00pm to 2:30pm

Teaching Clinical Reasoning

Safety in the Lab Seminar

Thursday, January 17, 2019, 2:00pm to 3:00pm

Please join the Environmental Health & Safety Office at a monthly seminar series focusing on safety in the lab. Seminars will be presented by Wendie Dockstader (EHS Biological Safety Specialist) on the first Wednesdays of the month with few exceptions....

Engaging Employees for Effective Performance

Thursday, January 17, 2019, 2:00pm to 4:00pm

(For Supervisors only) This interactive workshop discusses: 1.) Employee Engagement 2.) How to Provide Constructive Feedback 3.) How to Measure and Assess Performance. You will leave this session understanding how performance management impacts employee engagement, you will be better equipped to discuss performance with your team, and you will have an increased comfort level when assessing your team's performance and delivering performance reviews.

Social Work CEU: Ethics + Technology in Social Work Practice -The Basics

Social Work CEU: Ethics + Technology in Social Work Practice -The Basics

Thursday, January 17, 2019, 2:45pm to 3:45pm

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Industrial and Systems Engineering Graduate Seminar - Mohammad Esfahani

Industrial and Systems Engineering Graduate Seminar - Mohammad Esfahani

Thursday, January 17, 2019, 3:30pm to 4:30pm

Abstract: ...

Internal Medicine Group Meeting

Thursday, January 17, 2019, 5:30pm to 7:00pm

Live from Prairie Lights: Karen Bender in conversation with Samantha Chang

Live from Prairie Lights: Karen Bender in conversation with Samantha Chang

Thursday, January 17, 2019, 7:00pm

Karen Bender, the National Book Award finalist for Refund, returns with the short story collection The New Order. These stories boldly examine the changes in American culture over the last two years through the increasing presence of violence, bigotry, sexual harassment, and the emotional costs of living under constant threat.  “What an amazing collection this is. Anyone who doubts that true art can be written in response to what’s going on in America needs to read The New Order.” —Joan...

Film Club Screening: Howl’s Moving Castle (Miyazaki, 2004, Japan)

Film Club Screening: Howl’s Moving Castle (Miyazaki, 2004, Japan)

Thursday, January 17, 2019, 7:00pm to 10:00pm

Join us for the opening Film Club event of Spring 2019. With a focus this semester on internationally made animated films, we begin with a screening of acclaimed Japanese animator Hayao Miyazaki’s 2004 masterpiece Howl’s Moving Castle. The film follows Sophie, a quiet girl working in a hat shop, finds her life thrown into turmoil when she is literally swept off her feet by a handsome but mysterious wizard named Howl. The vain and vengeful Witch of the Waste, jealous of their friendship, puts...

Love and Information

Thursday, January 17, 2019, 8:00pm

Love and Information...

"Nearly Symmetrical and Definitely Ostentatious", Ali Hval MFA Show School of Art and Art History

"Nearly Symmetrical and Definitely Ostentatious", Ali Hval MFA Show School of Art and Art History

Friday, January 18, 2019, 8:00am to 8:00pm

Reception Friday January 18, 2019 6:30-8:30 PM

Skills for Educators Workshop: How to Design Instruction

Skills for Educators Workshop: How to Design Instruction

Friday, January 18, 2019, 8:30am to 11:30am

In this workshop, you will learn about principles and processes that lead to efficient and effective instruction, whether for a single lesson or a whole course....

TA Teaching Institute - Pedagogical Play: Building a Creative Teaching Toolkit

TA Teaching Institute - Pedagogical Play: Building a Creative Teaching Toolkit

Friday, January 18, 2019, 9:00am to 12:00pm

This interactive workshop will engage participants in theatre and creative writing exercises to provide them with practical teaching tools that will foster critical thinking, inclusivity, and creativity. Participants from all disciplines are welcome.

Read on the Rug

Read on the Rug

Friday, January 18, 2019, 10:00am to 10:30am

Bring your toddler to enjoy a story and related activities at the Museum of Natural History! Approximately 30 minutes of guided learning (story, poems/songs, craft) that leads to free exploration of the museum is the perfect way to start your Friday. And all before naptime! Read on the Rug is recommended for ages 2-4, and children must be accompanied by an adult for the duration of the program....

smART talks: January 2019

smART talks: January 2019

Friday, January 18, 2019, 10:30am to 10:50am

Join us for a conversation filled with art, discovery, and community!...

Engineering Fluids Laboratories Open House

Engineering Fluids Laboratories Open House

Friday, January 18, 2019, 11:00am to 3:00pm

You are cordially invited to the new Engineering Fluids Laboratories Open House on Friday, January 18, from 11am to 3pm.  The labs are located at 1070 and 1074 SC in the SC annex.  ...

Oncology Interest Group

Friday, January 18, 2019, 12:00pm to 1:50pm