Outreach Events

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These outreach events are a great opportunity to meet with fellow alumni and friends of the university, chat with representatives from across the UI, and relax with fellow Hawkeyes!

Upcoming Events

Washington, D.C.

We hope you can join us! R.S.V.P.s are requested only for the events at Union Station and the National Archives. To reserve your space, R.S.V.P. online or call (800) 469-2586 by Thursday, November 2, 2017.

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

The UI’s Role in Preserving American History
Experience the power of paper throughout the ages—and learn how Iowa expertise is helping preserve history—at a presentation by the University of Iowa Center for the Book’s nationally acclaimed papermaker Tim Barrett. He was chosen to help preserve the Declaration of Independence, the Bill of Rights, and the Constitution.

University of Iowa Presidential Reception and Hawkeye Caucus
Celebrate all things Hawkeye, hear from University of Iowa President Bruce Harreld, see exhibits featuring world-class programs, and meet UI student leaders during this special event, which will feature hors d’oeuvres and a hosted bar.

Iowa Neuroscience Institute Reception
Learn how Iowa is charting new frontiers in neuroscience at a social hour featuring
Ted Abel, Ph.D., the renowned director of the Iowa Neuroscience Institute. The
event will include hors d’oeuvres and a hosted bar.

Iowa Social
Connect with your fellow Hawkeyes—while enjoying hors d’oeuvres and a complimentary drink—during our meet and greet with the Capital Area IOWA Club.

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Charters of Freedom Tour
Explore the wonders of our nation’s past during a self-guided tour of the Charters of Freedom—reserved exclusively for UI alumni and friends—that will include Professor Tim Barrett.

Saturday, November 18, 2017

Game Watch with the Capital Area IOWA Club
Cheer the Iowa Hawkeyes on against the Purdue Boilermakers during the home finale
game. You can catch the game while connecting with other alumni, fans, and friends. Time to be determined based on kickoff. Learn more at capitalareaiowaclub.com.

Sunday, November 19, 2017

Discover an Iowa Treasure: Jackson Pollock’s Mural
Witness the galloping riot of colors in Jackson Pollock’s world-famous Mural, the University of Iowa Museum of Art’s most prized painting. The work will be on display in the National Gallery of Art from November 19, 2017, through October 28, 2018.


January 31, 2018
The Ritz-Carlton, Naples

Des Moines

March 26, 2018
State Historical Society of Iowa

Iowa City

December 5, 2017
Oaknoll Retirement Residence


May 7, 2018