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.

  • MaryFirst Semester Learnings
    By Mary on Wed Jan 22nd, 2020

    Throughout my first semester of college, I learned a lot about what it means to be a student here at Iowa. It was a bit stressful at times, but I found a few tips/resources that helped make
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  • ChloeWhat I’ve Realized in My First Semester
    By Chloe on Thu Jan 2nd, 2020

    Well, my first semester here at Iowa is almost over. It’s been a wild ride, with a lot of ups and down, but being somewhere other than my hometown in Wisconsin and “on my own” for the
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  • MarianaThanksgiving Break and Other Breaks
    By Mariana on Fri Dec 13th, 2019

    I have a love hate relationship with Thanksgiving break. Yes, it’s amazing, a week of no school finally. But, on the other hand, it’s such a harsh reminder that winter break is creeping up on us. Winter
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  • EmilyOn-Campus Student Jobs
    By Emily on Wed Dec 11th, 2019

    On-Campus Student Jobs

    Now, I’m sure that tons of you have had jobs before; if not here in Iowa City, then wherever you did your high school education. Jobs have many benefits, and not only that you
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