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Follow University of Iowa students and admission counselors as they blog about their Iowa experience. Check out the most recent posts below, or visit their individual blogs.

  • 5 NECESSITIES
    By Olivia on Mon Jul 21st, 2014

    Hey all,

    As the beginning of the new school year fast approaches, I thought I would let you all know about the five necessities that made my freshman year living in the dorms much more enjoyable.

    Reusable water
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  • Prepping for Your First Year at Iowa!
    By Andi on Mon Jun 23rd, 2014

    Your freshman year at The University of Iowa is both the most exciting, but also the most intimidating! If you’re like most freshmen, you don’t know too many people coming to the University. Meaning, you’re mostly going
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  • Friday’s Finale: Get Your Football Tickets!
    By Adam on Fri May 30th, 2014

    Hello Hawkeye Nation!

    Friday once again, and  another great week was had. On Monday, we honored all of the men and women who served or are currently serving our country. Many of these men and have literally
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  • Lessons Learned This Semester
    By Kyra on Mon May 19th, 2014

    Lessons Learned This Semester
    A quick overview of my growth and understanding of just a few things entrepreneurial and businessy

    First, let me reflect on what my perception of entrepreneurship and business were five months ago. It’s strange
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  • This Is It
    By Jory on Tue May 13th, 2014

    So, life really isn’t feeling real to me lately.

    I didn’t have any finals and I graduate in four days. Instead of living at the art building, slaving away on calligraphy homework, and walking around our beautiful
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  • Mission Objective: Herky On Parade 2
    By Sauvik on Mon May 5th, 2014

    In 2004 Herky on Parade was the largest public art project ever produced in the Iowa City/Coralville area. It was a collaboration between the University of Iowa, the Iowa City/Coralville Area Convention & Visitors Bureau, City of
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  • 12 Things You Need for College That Nobody Ever Told You About
    By Taylor on Thu May 1st, 2014

    Somewhere out there in the inter webs is an incoming Hawkeye who is reading the list of what to bring and thinking they’re pretty professional while they do it. That’s right. I caught you. And you’re on
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