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Meet just a few current students and find out why Iowa was the right choice for them. 

"I wouldn't have gotten that anywhere else."

Bennet Cullen, Student

"The opportunities are endless here."

Kaitlyn Tigges, Student

"We're all here for one another."

Danica Clayton, Student
Iowa nursing graduate Lucy Bucket

Nursing alumna helps NYC take on pandemic

“When it became clear New York City was overwhelmed with patients, I wanted to go and help,” says Lucy Bucket, a 2014 Iowa College of Nursing graduate who now works as a traveling nurse. 

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A message from President Harreld and Provost Fuentes on the killing of George Floyd

Over the past several days, the images from across our nation are difficult to comprehend and elicit a range of feelings. While we will engage with these emotions individually, and on our own timeline, one thing is clear—together we must act.

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Alumni inspire Iowa students in Zoom film class

‘A Quiet Place’ screenwriters and University of Iowa graduates Scott Beck and Bryan Woods share what they’ve learned while working in the film industry during a wide-ranging Zoom Q&A.


Events

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Lecture: Race and International Human Rights

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Healing Spaces

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The Business of Beer: Panel Discussion with Alumni

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# 34

Best Public University, U.S. News & World Report

Three students in graduation cap and gowns walk in front of Old Capitol building.

15:1

student-to-faculty ratio

Four students sitting on dock along the Iowa River.

95 %

job/graduate school placement rate