February Events

  • February 2021

Redefining the Ideal Candidate: Resume Revamp

Tuesday, February, 2 - 7:30 pm

As part of the "Redefining the Ideal Candidate" spring series, Resume Revamp will focus on making the most of your experiences on your resume with the help of VMock and the Engineering Peer Advisors....

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CIRTL Back to Class Series: Grading Tools in ICON

Wednesday, February, 3 - 12:30 pm

Join us on Wednesday, 2/3 at 12pm for CIRTL Back to Class: Grading Tools in ICON, facilitated by Victoria Maloy, Assistant Director, Academic Technology ITS.  Access Zoom sessions...

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Research Scholars Workshop - Company Information

Wednesday, February, 3 - 3:30 pm

This workshop will provide instruction on how to use several different databases, including researching company information and data. Knowing about a company before meeting with their representatives...

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ME:6191 Graduate Seminar - Sameh Tawfick, PhD

Thursday, February, 4 - 3:30 pm

Bioinspired materials for robotics: from polymorphic hair to insect-scale jumping robots Abstract: Recent understanding of biological materials could enable unusual material systems for emerging...

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Virtual Engineering Student Organization Fair

Thursday, February, 4 - 6:30 pm

It's never too late or too early in your college experience to get involved. Come learn about the College of Engineering's 30+ student organizations and meet other students. If you can't join for the...

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Redefining the Ideal Candidate: Resume Revamp

Thursday, February, 4 - 7:30 pm

As part of the "Redefining the Ideal Candidate" spring series, Resume Revamp will focus on making the most of your experiences on your resume with the help of VMock and the Engineering Peer Advisors....

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Physics & Astronomy Colloquium - Professor Fred Lamb; Fortner Chair of Theoretical Astrophysics, Emeritus; University of Illinois

Tuesday, February, 9 - 3:30 pm

Professor Fred Lamb; Fortner Chair of Theoretical Astrophysics, Emeritus; University of Illinois "The Growing Danger of Nuclear Weapons (and how physicists can help reduce it)" Although today’s...

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Active learning in Sections (CIRTL Back to Class Series)

Wednesday, February, 10 - 12:00 pm

Join us on Wednesday, 2/10 at 12pm for CIRTL Back to Class: Active Learning in Sections, facilitated by Dr. Brian Lai, Associate Professor & Department Chair, Political Science  Access Zoom...

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POSTPONED - Learn & Create Workshop - Build Your Own : Light-up/Pop-up Valentine’s Day Cards

Wednesday, February, 10 - 3:30 pm

Impress friends and family with a fun and unique valentine cards! Learn about paper folding to create a pop-up cards with lights. Register at: https://uiowa.libcal.com/event/7498385 Zoom link and...

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Spring 2021 VIRTUAL Engineering Career Fair

Thursday, February, 11 - 10:00 am

Due to the national pandemic, the Spring 2021 Engineering Career Fair will be held virtually through the Handshake platform. With that being said, we still encourage you to treat it similarly to an...

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Daily Habits of Successful Students: Creating Habits that Make a Big Difference

Thursday, February, 11 - 11:00 am

Academic Success Workshop: Daily Habits of Successful Students: Creating Habits that Make a Big Difference Learn about the daily habits of a successful student, including how basic academic...

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ME:6191 Graduate Seminar - Carmine Maletta, PhD

Thursday, February, 11 - 3:30 pm

Nickel-titanium shape memory alloys: fracture and fatigue properties Abstract: The extraordinary high shape recovery properties of the near equiatomic Nickel-Titanium (NiTi) system were firstly...

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CBE:5000 Graduate Seminar in Chemical and Biochemical Engineering

Thursday, February, 11 - 3:30 pm

The Department of Chemical and Biochemical Engineering invites you to attend "Computational approaches for understanding tuberculosis and improving treatment" presented by Professor Jennifer...

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Italian Carnevale with CIMBA

Friday, February, 12 - 12:00 pm

Join CIMBA Italy for a short trip to Venice to learn about Italian Carnevale season! We'll go through the traditions, food, and study abroad options. We hope to see you there! Zoom link:...

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IEEE First General Meeting & Food!

Tuesday, February, 16 - 4:00 pm

Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) is hosting it's semester kick-off general meeting on Tuesday, February 16th, 6-7PM! https://uiowa.zoom.us/j/5684196991   If you like...

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Soliciting Student Feedback (CIRTL Back to Class Series)

Wednesday, February, 17 - 12:00 pm

Join us on Wednesday, 2/17 at 12pm for CIRTL Back to Class: Soliciting Student Feedback, facilitated by Dr. David Gooblar, Assistant Professor, Department of English  Access Zoom sessions...

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Test Taking Skills & Strategies: How to be a More Effective Test Taker at Iowa

Wednesday, February, 17 - 3:00 pm

Academic Success Workshop: Test Taking Skills & Strategies: How to be a More Effective Test Taker at Iowa Learn about effective ways to approach exams, including memory techniques and strategies...

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Cafe CIMBA: Drop in Hours

Wednesday, February, 17 - 3:00 pm

Curious about what study abroad in Italy looks like in the next year? Please join CIMBA staff and ambassadors for drop-in hours each Wednesday from 3-5pm. We'll have a staff member on hand for all of...

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Research Scholars Workshop - Thesis Formatting and Submission

Wednesday, February, 17 - 3:30 pm

Learn about the thesis submission process, including issues related to copyright and embargo, and additional resources available from the Graduate College. Begin to understand the Microsoft Word...

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The University of Iowa Computing Conference (UICC) 2021

Wednesday, February, 17 - 5:00 pm

The UICC is hosted by the students and for the students to promote computing as a science and a profession. We plan on holding the conference between February 17 and February 20 2021. Check out...

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Redefining the Ideal Candidate: (How to) Captivate Companies Interest Using Confidence

Wednesday, February, 17 - 7:30 pm

Ever heard the saying “Confidence is key”? Having trouble being confident when talking about yourself? Finding confidence may seem tricky, but not to worry! Join an industry professional in...

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ME:6191 Graduate Seminar - Chiara Daraio, PhD

Thursday, February, 18 - 3:30 pm

Robotic surfaces with tunable stiffness and reversible shape-morphing Abstract: Robotic surfaces that can reshape and react to external stimuli offer opportunities to create soft, versatile...

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Hidden Figures: Live Streaming with Commentary

Sunday, February, 21 - 7:00 pm

Join us for a live screening and virtual discussion of the movie Hidden Figures, honoring Black History Month and International Day of Women and Girls in Science.   This screening is...

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So Much to Do, So Little Time: Time Management Strategies for Academic Success

Tuesday, February, 23 - 12:30 pm

Academic Success Workshop: So Much to Do, So Little Time: Time Management Strategies for Academic Success Learn about tools to create effective time management plans and to recognize how your...

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Templated Drawings: Bob Ross in your Classroom (CIRTL Back to Class Series)

Wednesday, February, 24 - 12:00 pm

Join us on Wednesday, 2/24 at 12pm for Templated Drawings: Bob Ross in your Classroom (CIRTL Back to Class Series), facilitated by Dr. Darren Hoffmann, Assistant Professor, Department of Anatomy...

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Biosense Webster Information Session

Wednesday, February, 24 - 2:30 pm

Virtual Event https://jnjmeetings.zoom.us/j/98436072022?pwd=ck1PY2QyNFZ2aWhuZG85U0lDYn...   Biosense Webster, Inc. is recognized worldwide as a leader in the science behind the diagnosis and...

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Cafe CIMBA: Drop in Hours

Wednesday, February, 24 - 3:00 pm

Curious about what study abroad in Italy looks like in the next year? Please join CIMBA staff and ambassadors for drop-in hours each Wednesday from 3-5pm. We'll have a staff member on hand for all of...

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Learn & Create Workshop - Soldering Basics

Wednesday, February, 24 - 3:30 pm

Soldering is one of the most fundamental skills needed to dabble in the world of electronics. The two go together like peas and carrots. And, although it is possible to learn about, and build,...

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ME:6191 Graduate Seminar - Mohammad Naraghi, PhD

Thursday, February, 25 - 3:30 pm

Boosting Chemical Actuators by Architecture: Towards High Energy Capacity Artificial Muscles Abstract: Polymeric artificial muscles are great candidates to replace traditional rigid actuators due...

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What Every International Student Should Know About U.S. Employment

Thursday, February, 25 - 5:00 pm

Students of all majors and levels of study are welcome. “What Every International Student Should Know About U.S. Employment” Interested in hearing how H-1B...

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