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Experience the Work of Grant Wood Fellow Joe Osheroff

January 30, 2018
Joe Osheroff, the current Grant Wood Fellow in Interdisciplinary Performance, brings a new face to the Grant Wood Art Colony as well as to many students. An actor and director, Osheroff’s passion lies in mask making. The University of Iowa Museum of Art will host him on February 12 for his...

Old Gold: Papers shed light on civil rights struggle

January 10, 2018
UI archivist David McCartney discusses the significance of papers donated to the University of Iowa by civil rights advocate Eric Morton who, along with a UI student, worked to register African Americans to vote in the 1960s. Several documents from the collections are on display at the Coralville...