Outreach & Engagement News

News items in this section come from internal and external news sources. You may submit a news item about University of Iowa outreach and engagement efforts.
Tuesday, June 27

Just hours after the first General Assembly of the State of Iowa voted to establish the State University of Iowa in February 1847, a meteorite crashed to the ground in rural Linn County. UI archivist David McCartney shares the story.... Read More

Wednesday, June 14

The University of Iowa Museum of Art has been without a building since the flood of 2008. However, as officials await a new structure, the museum staff has kept UIMA relevant through outreach and lending works of art to other museums, bringing its collection to Iowa and the world.... Read More