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Kristi Finger
Oct 13, 2017

Don't Miss the Trailblazer's Conference!

Oct 13, 2017 by Kristi Finger

How often do you see yourself represented in your field? If you're lucky you'd say often, but unfortunately for a lot of students of color this isn't always the case! Come join us as we engage and celebrate our minority trailblazers and professionals! Don't miss an opportunity to network with world- renowned professionals and partake in guided workshops in the fields of art, medicine, dentistry, business, journalism and STEM. Receive industry advice and realistic and transferrable skills fro...


Kristi Finger
Aug 3, 2017

Welcome Back to Campus! What You Need to Know NOW!

Aug 3, 2017 by Kristi Finger

Time to Renew Your Student Organization on OrgSync (Aug. 1-Sept. 15) Primary & Secondary Reps - Don't forget the Mandatory Fall Kick-off Meeting! (Sunday, Aug. 20) Still time (& space) to sign up for the Student Organization Fair (Aug. 30) It's Time to Renew Your Organization on OrgSync The fall renewal period is August 1-September 15.   Registered student organizations that do not renew during the Fall Renewal Period (before Sept. 15) will be de-activated on OrgSync and your organizati...


Kristi Finger
May 22, 2017

Volunteer to Help with Move-In 2017!

May 22, 2017 by Kristi Finger

Hawkeye Leaders- Greetings from University Housing & Dining! Congratulations on completing another successful year! As we all quickly transition into summer, UH&D is planning Move-In 2017 and we’d love for you and your student organization to help us as we greet and move-in new Hawkeyes this August. Please save the dates below and send this information out to the other members of your organization. If you (or anyone in your organization) have any questions, you can respond to this email. Th...


Kristi Finger
Mar 8, 2017

Learn More About Leveraging Your Strengths* at UI at the Be Better Forum!

Mar 8, 2017 by Kristi Finger

The BeBetter@Iowa Initiative is excited to invite you to the first Be Better Forum, on Tuesday, March 21st in the Iowa Memorial Union. This event will showcase how faculty, staff, and students are currently leveraging their Strengths, leadership knowledge and leadership skills at the UI. Over 6000 students have discovered their Strengths this academic year by taking the Gallup StrengthsFinder Assessment as part of this initiative. Through a variety of panels, presentations and guest speakers...


Kristi Finger
Mar 1, 2017

Student Org. Funding Opportunity!! PHILanthropy Student Success Grant

Mar 1, 2017 by Kristi Finger

Dear Hawkeyes, The University of Iowa Office of the President and the University of Iowa Foundation Student Philanthropy Group have partnered to create the PHILanthropy Student Success Grant, which provides funding for a variety of activities for undergraduate and graduate students outside of the classroom, such as research, travel, and service projects.  Our goal is to allow students to pursue opportunities that might not otherwise be possible without funding. The Office of the President h...


Kristi Finger
Feb 15, 2017

It’s Time. Recognize. Reward. Celebrate. Seeking Nominations for Hawkeye Awards!!

Feb 15, 2017 by Kristi Finger

Dear Student Leaders, Advisors, Faculty & Staff – The Hawkeye Leadership & Service Awards recognize the accomplishments of student organizations, student organization leaders, student organization advisors, and campus partners.  Online applications/nominations are being accepted through Monday, March 27 at 12:00 PM/Noon.  All registered student organizations are strongly encouraged to submit an application/nomination for any or all of the 17 different award categories.  All applications/no...


Kristi Finger
Jan 10, 2017

Student Orgs - Sign Up to Host a Freebie Friday During Spring Semester 2017

Jan 10, 2017 by Kristi Finger

Hello, We have had such great success with the Freebie Friday event on the Ground Floor of the IMU, that we are bringing it back!  But we need you first!  We are sending a call for student organizations to sign up to facilitate a Freebie Friday.  Freebie Friday happens every Friday from 2 PM to 4 PM in the Hawkeye Room on the Ground Floor.  There you will facilitate handing out free root beer floats, along with your organization's promotional items and marketing.  That’s right… this is a fr...


Charlotte Brown
Dec 20, 2016

MLK Day of Service 2017

Dec 20, 2016 by Charlotte Brown

Mark your calendars and make plans to come back to campus early!  Join other UI students, faculty and staff, and Iowa City community members for a day of service in celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. on Monday, January 16, 2017. The day of service will begin with check-in and a light breakfast at 8:00 AM in the IMU Second Floor Ballroom.  Service will conclude by 12:30 PM and you can plan to be back to campus by 1:00 PM.  Transportation to the service sites is provided.  The first 100...


Kristi Finger
Nov 7, 2016

Need Additional Funding to Green your Event?

Nov 7, 2016 by Kristi Finger

Hello Student Leaders, The Green Initiative Fund (GIF) is a $13,000 student government sponsored fund that allows your student organization to apply for funding. This fund focuses on your organization and initiatives promoting the pursuit of sustainability and environmentalism. What is the Green Initiatives Fund and What Types of Projects/Events does it Support? The Green Initiative Fund is a meant to encourage all student organizations on campus to be more environmentally sustainable in t...


Kristi Finger
Aug 29, 2016

Get Involved! Come to the Student Organization Fair!

Aug 29, 2016 by Kristi Finger

The Fall 2016 Student Organization Fair is this Wednesday, Aug. 31 from 5-8 PM in Hubbard Park next to the IMU!  Nearly 270 student organizations will be on hand so come out and let us help you Get Involved on Campus!!  Click on the document below to see which registered student organizations will be there to meet you and share what their organization is all about: Registrations as of 8.25.2016.pdf Click to View  


Kristi Finger
Aug 20, 2016

Information for Political Candidates and Political Campaigning

Aug 20, 2016 by Kristi Finger

Political candidates are welcome on the University of Iowa campus. However, candidate and campaign activities that take place on the University of Iowa campus, including the Health Sciences campus and University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics (UIHC), must be sponsored by a University of Iowa registered student organization. To begin the process of holding a political event on campus, contact or visit Iowa Memorial Union (IMU) Event Services, Room 159, at 319/335-3114 or IMU Administration, Ro...


Kristi Finger
Aug 17, 2016

Updated Chalking Policy - OFFICIAL NOTIFICATION

Aug 17, 2016 by Kristi Finger

The University of Iowa updated the Chalking Policy in May 2016.  Please read and understand the updated policy below.  Student organization leaders need to be diligent in sharing this updated policy with all of their organization's members as the organization will be held accountable for complying with the policy. CHALKING POLICY (FINAL May 2016) D.            Chalking: Chalking is defined as the marking of a surface with chalk in order to publicize an upcoming event sponsored by a register...


Kristi Finger
Aug 17, 2016


Eric R Rossow
Aug 9, 2016

Attend FAIR DAYS!

Aug 9, 2016 by Eric R Rossow

Get involved on campus by attending a FAIR DAYS! event.  Wednesday, August 24, 2016 Student Job Fair 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM - IMU Main Lounge To learn more about the Job Fair visit: http://financialaid.uiowa.edu/studentemployment/students/jobfair Tuesday, August 30, 2016 University Volunteer Fair & Blood Drive 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM - IMU Main Lounge Wednesday, August 31, 2016 Student Organization Fair 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM - Hubbard Park Rain Location: IMU Main Lounge To register for the stu...


Eric R Rossow
Apr 21, 2016

Year-End Spending Deadline for SABAC & GPAC Funds

Apr 21, 2016 by Eric R Rossow

All allocated funds from SABAC and GPAC must be spent by Friday, May 20, 2016, by 5:00 PM.  This deadline is to ensure that related expenses are posted prior to the fiscal year end date of June 30, 2016.  Any unspent SABAC or GPAC funds at year end will be reverted to respective student governments (with the exception of Member Governments or Collaborative Funded Organizations [CFOs]).  Please contact SOBO at sobo@uiowa.edu with any questions you may have.