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.

  • Lizbeth“Major” Changes. . .
    By Lizbeth on Wed Feb 21st, 2018

    I started off my freshman year wanting to be a psychiatrist. I’ve had my mind made up ever since I was in 5th grade. I was absolutely, positively, sure that I would NOT be one of the
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    By Samantha on Fri Feb 16th, 2018

    DISCLAIMER: this has nothing to do with my dog. she just looks cute


    Hey everybody! I hope you all have been having an amazing February. For today’s blog I decided it would be fun to share
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  • Iowa Admissions10 Reasons You Should be a Hawkeye
    By Iowa Admissions on Tue Feb 13th, 2018

    There’s something for everyone at the University of Iowa, but here are just 10 of the many reasons you should join the Hawkeye family.
    This campus
    Take a lap around the University of Iowa’s campus and you’ll
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  • KamrynGetting Involved: Student Organizations
    By Kamryn on Tue Feb 13th, 2018

    One of the easiest ways to get involved and make friends is to join one, or several, student organizations on campus.

    There are over 500 student organizations to choose from at the University of Iowa, ranging from
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  • DerekBack at It
    By Derek on Tue Jan 23rd, 2018

    Hey everyone! I hope you all have had a good break, and at this point, a solid first week of classes.

    I’m not going to lie, the first semester went by so fast. I felt like I
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  • EnzoAdapting to a new semester.
    By Enzo on Sun Feb 4th, 2018

    Hello! And Welcome back to Sigma Nu Zeta Omicron! I hope you are all having a great beginning this semester!

    The start of the semester is always a surprise. It may be very calm, a desirable “syllabus
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  • CaitlinThis Is Iowa
    By Caitlin on Wed Jan 31st, 2018

    2017 was another amazing year to be called a Hawkeye. It’s was a year of new traditions that have become just as close to our hearts as the old ones. It’s was a year of new beginnings
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  • RachelSecond Semester Lineup
    By Rachel on Tue Jan 30th, 2018

    Hey Hawkeyes! To be honest, some of my favorite things about a new semester include planning my class schedule and signing up for new classes. This is the most excited I’ve been for school so far because
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  • CaitlynFreshie to (Incoming) Freshie pt. 1
    By Caitlyn on Wed Jan 10th, 2018

    First semester was a happy blur of successes and failures. With less than a week before the start of second semester, I wanted to reflect on what I’ve learned through my first semester experiences and share what
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