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    IWP, Moscow Art Theatre linking for literary event

    March 2, 2012 IWP, Moscow Art Theatre linking for literary event The UI International Writing Program (IWP) and the Moscow Art Theatre in Russia will be linked videoconferencing technology for the Book Wings inaugural event, “Contact,” a collaborative performance March 9.

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  • Students can apply for human rights internship

    Students can apply for human rights internship

    University of Iowa students who wish to apply for The Kenneth J. Cmiel Funded Human Rights Internship Program need to do so by Friday, March 9. Funds cover travel and living expenses associated with the internship.

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  • <em>WorldCanvass</em> focuses on hysteria

    WorldCanvass focuses on hysteria

    The rich and problematic history of hysteria is the subject of the next WorldCanvass program from 5 to 7 p.m., Friday, Jan. 27, in the Senate Chamber of the Old Capitol Museum.

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  • UI community invited to travel Ireland

    UI community invited to travel Ireland

    The Iowa City Area Chamber of Commerce invites University of Iowa staff, faculty, and students to attend one of three informational sessions to learn about its unique trip to Ireland. Two webinars are scheduled for Thursday, Dec. 15, at noon and 4 p.m. An in-person...

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  • Volunteers sought for FIS Thanksgiving event

    Volunteers sought for FIS Thanksgiving event

    Friends of International Students is seeking local families who are willing to open their homes to a student or students for Thanksgiving dinner, a truly American experience that many international students would not otherwise experience.

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  • More international students, more studying abroad

    More international students, more studying abroad

    International student enrollment at the University of Iowa, as well as study abroad participation by UI students, have continued to grow faster than national trends.

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  • Organ recital to honor Kjaer daughter

    Organ recital to honor Kjaer daughter

    Organist Gerhild Krapf will present a Thanksgiving program at 4 p.m., Sunday, Nov. 20, in memory of Carolyn Kirkman, who died this summer after a long battle with cancer.

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  • UI India Winterim program receives $10,000 toward student scholarships

    UI India Winterim program receives $10,000 toward student scholarships

    The Sehgal Family Foundation has made a gift of $10,000 to the University of Iowa for its India Winterim program. The gift will be used toward scholarships for students studying at the Institute of Rural Research and Development (IRRAD) in Gurgaon, India, during the upcoming three-week winter session.

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    Nobel laureate Soyinka to appear at pair of UI events

    Nobel Prize-winning Nigerian author Wole Soyinka will take part in two free, public events Sunday, Nov. 6, at the University of Iowa.

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  • Jolly Time popcorn head Smith to speak at UI

    Jolly Time popcorn head Smith to speak at UI

    Garry Smith, president of the Sioux City-based maker of Jolly Time popcorn, will discuss running his family-owned company in an appearance at the University of Iowa on Wednesday, Nov. 2 at 5:45 p.m. at the Sheraton Hotel in Iowa City.

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