Events - Sunday, August 24


President's Block Party


5:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.

• 102 Church Street, President’s Residence

Come show your Hawkeye Pride and celebrate the end of On Iowa! and the start of your first semester at the President's Block Party. Enjoy great food and entertainment. Mix and mingle with your fellow classmates, university administrators, Herky and President Sally Mason. Kick off your first week of classes with fun entertainment, fantastic prizes, and new friends!

Please help us make the Block Party a sustainable event by sorting compostable and recyclable materials! Thank You!

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Convocation


4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

• Pentacrest

Meet on the east lawn of the Pentacrest for the ceremony where President Mason and University faculty and staff will officially welcome the Class of 2017 at Convocation. You'll commit to being a Hawkeye at this special ceremony, which includes a speaker representing the first-year class.

Please help us make the Convocation a sustainable events by sorting compostable and recyclable materials! Thank You!

Events - Monday, August 25


Campus Information Booths


8:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.

• T. Anne Cleary Walkway, East Side Pentacrest, and The Hub (Iowa Memorial Union)

New on campus? If there is any information you need at all about the University of Iowa this is your spot. Whether it be a class location, time of event, or a great activity to get involved in and meet new people, hit up these informational booths all over campus.

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Events - Tuesday, August 26


Campus Information Booths


8:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.

• T. Anne Cleary Walkway, East Side Pentacrest, and The Hub (Iowa Memorial Union)

New on campus? If there is any information you need at all about the University of Iowa this is your spot. Whether it be a class location, time of event, or a great activity to get involved in and meet new people, hit up these informational booths all over campus.


Cultural and LGBT Resource Centers' Open House


5:00-8:00 PM

• UI Cultural Centers

Come check out the Cultural Centers on the West Side of campus for a progressive dinner! The open houses include the Afro-American Cultural Center, Asian Pacific American Cultural Center, Latino Native American Cultural Center, Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Resource Center. For more information go to csil.uiowa.edu/multicultural/

Events - Wednesday, August 27


Fair Day


11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

• Iowa Memorial Union

The Student Organization Fair, Volunteer Fair, and the Student Job Fair are held as one giant event! The fairs that compose FAIR DAY! provide awareness to students and access to a wide variety of organizations and activities at the University of Iowa. Come check us out!

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Taste of Iowa City


4:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

• Downtown Iowa City, Pedestrian Mall

The ultimate Iowa City eating experience is here once again. Why limit yourself to one place when you can try them all? Cruise the streets of Iowa City and test the foods of the finest establishments in town. There are dozens of restaurants that will be providing samplings all over town. You will walk away fuller than you have ever been and with a new favorite restaurant guaranteed! The first 1,000 students with a student ID get 5 free tickets at the Student Ticket Booth!

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Events - Thursday, August 28


Community of Color Social


3:30pm-5:30pm

• Van Oel Multipurpose Room (Currier MPR)

Community of Color: students, staff, faculty, and community members mix and mingle to share food, fun, and resources at this welcoming event. This is a great opportunity to connect and network at the University of Iowa. 

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CAB Movie #1: To Be Announced


8:00pm & 11:00pm

• Illinois Room (3rd Floor IMU)

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CAB Movie #2: To Be Announced


8:00pm & 11:00pm

• Iowa Theatre (1st Floor IMU)

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Events - Friday, August 29


CAB Comedian: Retta


10 PM

• Main Lounge (IMU)

CAB Comedian: Retta

August 29th @10PM - IMU Main Lounge 

Tickets: $5 for students, $7 for the public at the HUB located in the IMU

Tickets are also available online at Ticketmaster

 

Retta, the familiar face who plays Donna, the hilarious office assistant on NBC's Parks and Recreation, will be performing at the University of Iowa! During her almost decade-long career in stand-up, Retta has become one of the most popular acts on the college touring circuit. Her talent has also made her a well-known presence on Comedy Central with performances on Premium Blend, Comics Unleashed and her own Comedy Central Presents special. She was on the first season of TV Guide's Stand Up in Stilettos and has made guest appearances on the popular shows The Soup and It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia. Entertainment Weekly named Retta one of "TV's Best Scene Stealers" in 2011, and Time.com rater her Twitter as one of the top feeds of 2013 due to her constant stream of clever quips about the most popular TV shows (@unfoRETTAble).

 

 


CAB Movie #2: To Be Announced


8:00pm & 11:00pm

• Illinois Room (3rd Floor IMU)

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CAB Movie #1: To Be Announced


8:00pm & 11:00 pm

• Iowa Theatre (1st Floor IMU)

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Events - Saturday, August 30


CAB Movie #2: To Be Announced


5:00pm, 8:00pm, & 11:00pm

• Illinois Room (3rd Floor IMU)

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CAB Movie #1: To Be Announced


5:00pm, 8:00pm, & 11:00pm

• Iowa Theatre (1st Floor IMU)

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Events - Sunday, August 31st


CAB Movie #2: To Be Announced


1:00pm

• Illinois Room (3rd Floor IMU)

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CAB Movie #1: To Be Announced


1:00pm

• Bijou Theatre (1st Floor IMU)

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