Discover Internships: UI Jacobson Institute

Students entering the business world need different types of skills. Accounting major and honors student Anthony (AJ) Smith completed a leadership internship as a Residence Assistant with University of Iowa Housing and Dining as well as a more traditional business internship with the Jacobson Institute. We’ll share his reflection on his Jacobson Institute internship this…

Honors Program Statement on the July 6th ICE Policy

Honorables! Click here for the Honors Program statement on the July 6th ICE policy affecting our international students. International Student and Scholar Services University Counseling  Service Office of the Ombudsperson Student Legal Services Dean of Students I.C.E. Policy on F-1 and M-1 Visas Students are not Political Pawns

Experience Study Abroad: Torino, Italy

Despite a pandemic-induced early return, Taryn Lawler traveled wide and far during her time abroad and shares her transformative experiences through self-discovery. Keep reading to learn how Taryn expanded her boundaries and had incredible adventures in Europe! For the Spring 2020 semester, I had the opportunity and privilege to study abroad in Torino (Turin), Italy.…

Resource Guide: Take a Stand

We stand in solidarity with our community to mourn the killing of George Floyd in Minneapolis and the other members of the Black community who have been treated unjustly by those authorized to protect our communities. It is our responsibility to speak out and take action against racism and injustice that plague our communities. Black…

Discover Internships: Presidential Campaign Fellowships

Carolina Herrera, a third-year student studying international relations, has spent the year organizing with Joe Biden’s presidential campaign as a fellow. With the upcoming election, read about her experience with the campaign below. Don’t forget to vote in the Iowa county, state, and federal primary June 2nd if you are able! — As I was…

Discover Internships: Healthy LifeStars

Although we understand some opportunities are currently on hold due to COVID-19, let’s reflect on some exciting student experiences below to keep in mind for the future and all the things you can do to earn experiential learning. Sofie Dollison has been participating in her local internship for multiple semesters, and has advanced in her…

A Note on Social Distancing

by Anna Magaña These days I go on a lot of walks. I don’t think I’m alone in this, especially since the weather is getting nice and people are yearning for a different kind of Spring. I’ve gotten used to taking the same route and pausing for a minute when I get to the blue…