Don't Stop Believing
Published Date 
April, 2016
Interior shot of Voxman Music Building at the University of Iowa.

Getting in Tune

When the new Voxman Music Building opens downtown in Fall 2016, it will be both the culmination of a project eight years in the making and the beginning of a new chapter in the rich arts and cultural history of The University of Iowa. For students, faculty, and Iowa City community members alike...Read more

Students from the Xicotepec service-learning project in Mexico.

Tale of a 10-Year Journey

In 2006, 15 faculty members participated in the second Center for Teaching Faculty Institute, which focused on the theory and practice of community-based service-learning. During first-day introductions, Craig Just—now an Assistant Professor of Civil & Environmental Engineering—described his...Read more

Image of students working on laptops in groups.

TILE: Beyond the Lecture

The University of Iowa TILE (Transform, Interact, Learn, Engage) Program is a nationally-recognized initiative to increase student retention, enrollment, and overall academic success by transforming courses and making the most effective use of learning spaces.

TILE has always offered...Read more


ICON to be powered by Canvas

Published in Iowa Now BY: NICOLE DAHYA | 2016.03.22 | 09:24 AM

Iowa Courses Online (ICON)—the system used to share course content, submit assignments, take quizzes, grade, and hold online discussions—will incorporate a host of promising new digital learning opportunities as the UI...Read more

Pedestrian view of the Iowa High Trestle Bridge.

Stay Connected to Digital Bridges

Digital Bridges , a collaboration between Grinnell College and The University of Iowa funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, is sponsoring a number of upcoming exciting opportunities such as a workshop and luncheon for Ph.D students interested in exploring alternative careers and luncheon...Read more