University of Iowa

October Events

WorldCanvass: Space, Cancer Treatments, and Iowa's Bioscience Priortities

WorldCanvass: Space, Cancer Treatments, and Iowa's Bioscience Priortities

Wednesday, October 9, 2019, 5:00pm to 7:00pm
MERGE
WorldCanvass guests on October 9 will take us inside the groundbreaking history of space research at the UI, describe  their research into 'chemo brain' or the cognitive deficits that can occur after chemotherapy, and detail a research collaboration that aims to provide weather and climate information to farmers to help them make key decisions at different times of the year. Join us at the next WorldCanvass for an intriguing conversation about research breakthroughs and the many unexpected...
2019 Latinx Youth Summit

2019 Latinx Youth Summit

Thursday, October 17, 2019, 8:00am to 2:00pm
Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)
The Latinx Youth Summit is part of the 21st Annual “Strengthening and Valuing Latinx Communities in Iowa” conference to be held in Iowa City, Iowa. The youth summit attracts 300 high school students from around the state. The Latinx Youth Summit is coordinated by the Center for Diversity & Enrichment and the University of Iowa School of Social Work in the College of Liberal Arts & Sciences. Learn more and register at https://diversity.uiowa.edu/programs/latinx-youth-summit.