Experience Iowa Blogs

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

Day in the Life of a College Student
By Annika on April 7, 2021
Day in the Life of a College Student
First of all – who doesn't love sushi?! This year has been tough for everyone, and I especially have felt it. The transition between high school and college never really... read more 》
Best Places in Iowa City
By Heather on March 31, 2021
Best Places in Iowa City
Hi everyone, welcome back! On this blog, I've been talking a lot about the university in relation to academics, so I thought I'd switch it up and give you a glimpse... read more 》
The University of Iowa's Scholarship Portal
By Kelsey on March 29, 2021
The University of Iowa's Scholarship Portal
Scholarships are everywhere, inside and outside of all college institutions, but how many universities combine all sorts of opportunities into one place, where you can AUTOMATICALLY apply to the majority... read more 》
It's OKAY to change your major!
By Heather on March 29, 2021
It's OKAY to change your major!
Hey everybody, welcome back! I'm going to be very honest with all of you. No matter what you are planning to do professionally in the future, there is a chance that... read more 》
10 Things I Wish I Knew Before College
By Annika on March 23, 2021
10 Things I Wish I Knew Before College
Starting college is confusing, exciting, and extremely overwhelming (but so fun!). I remember coming onto campus for the first time unsure of what to expect. I compiled a list of... read more 》
Volunteering Highlight for Pre-Medicine Students
By Kelsey on March 22, 2021
Volunteering Highlight for Pre-Medicine Students
For Pre-Medicine students, having a well rounded resume is essential. Have you ever thought about volunteering by doing something that will get you medical experience outside of the hospital? UIowa... read more 》
6 AM Morning Routine-Get Productive with Me
By Annika on March 15, 2021
6 AM Morning Routine-Get Productive with Me
Routines help me accomplish everything I want to get done. Whether you wake up at 6 am or 12 pm giving yourself a routine will set your day up for... read more 》
What it's Like Working at The Daily Iowan Student Newspaper at the University of Iowa!!
By Grace on March 10, 2021
What it's Like Working at The Daily Iowan Student Newspaper at the University of Iowa!!
https://youtu.be/4hAb4tTJqLA Hi everyone! As some of you may know, I work at The Daily Iowan Student Newspaper at the University of Iowa, and it is so fun!! So, I'll be showing... read more 》
Winter is almost over!
By Cori on March 10, 2021
Winter is almost over!
After months and months of sitting inside, hopelessly waiting for the warmer weather to arrive, I can finally say that winter is almost over! The colder weather is finally making... read more 》
My First Dance Marathon
By Kelsey on March 2, 2021
My First Dance Marathon
Dance Marathon is the largest student organization at the University of Iowa. Every year this organization graciously raises funds FTK (For The Kids) fighting pediatric cancer in the University of... read more 》
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