October Events

LEaPP Academy Launch Event

Tuesday, October, 4 - 12:00 pm

Launch into our newest initiative, Leadership, Ethics and Professional Pathways (LEaPP) Academy, by attending one of our information sessions. The LEaPP Academy aims to provide students with the...

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Mindfulness 101

Tuesday, October, 4 - 12:30 pm

In this workshop, students will be able to define mindfulness & mindfulness meditation practice, understand why it’s helpful, and learn new meditations to cope with stress. Presented by UI...

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Learn & Create Workshop: Build Your Own LED Pendants

Wednesday, October, 5 - 2:00 pm

Spice up your Halloween with some LED pendants.  Learn to solder your own LED jewelry or pendants to add to any Halloween costume. All materials will be provided.  Taught by John Kostman,...

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Academic Job Support Office Hours - Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Statements

Thursday, October, 6 - 12:00 pm

The process of pursuing a tenure-track of teaching-track faculty position can be intimidating.  The good news is that if you're going out on the academic job market(s), there is support for you and...

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Managing Distress

Thursday, October, 6 - 12:30 pm

Distress tolerance is the ability to manage distressing emotions and effectively move through stressful situations in an effective manner. In this workshop we will discuss and practice specific...

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Three Minute Thesis Preliminary Competition

Thursday, October, 6 - 1:00 pm

The University of Iowa’s Three Minute Thesis (3MT) competition challenges graduate students to clearly and concisely articulate complex research to nonspecialist audiences. Prizes: Each...

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LEaPP Academy Launch Event

Thursday, October, 6 - 3:00 pm

Launch into our newest initiative, Leadership, Ethics and Professional Pathways (LEaPP) Academy, by attending one of our information sessions. The LEaPP Academy aims to provide students with the...

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Three Minute Thesis Preliminary Competition

Friday, October, 7 - 1:00 pm

The University of Iowa’s Three Minute Thesis (3MT) competition challenges graduate students to clearly and concisely articulate complex research to nonspecialist audiences. Prizes: Each...

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Taking Care: Tips & Tricks to Feel Well

Tuesday, October, 11 - 12:30 am

Join Student Wellness and learn about ways to incorporate positive health behaviors in to your daily routine.  Register here for this session! Registration is not required, but you will get a...

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Solar Energy in Iowa: Policies and Practices at the Municipal, County, and State Levels

Tuesday, October, 11 - 9:00 am

UPDATE: On 10/4, this event has been moved to the Levitt Auditorium in Boyd Law Building. Attendees can arrive any time after 9:00am. Join policy experts, researchers, industry members, public...

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REDCap Overview

Tuesday, October, 11 - 10:00 am

Not sure what REDCap is? Want to find out if REDCap is suitable for your research project? The REDCap Overview session will cover the basics of REDCap’s functionality and capability. No previous...

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TriNetX Basic Training

Tuesday, October, 11 - 2:00 pm

This training will provide an in-depth look at TriNetX and show you how to use the tool. We will go through building a study, searching for a specific population, and finally what information you...

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REDCap Basic Hands On

Wednesday, October, 12 - 10:00 am

This training is a basic overview of REDCap. We will go through the process of creating a REDCap project starting with instrument design, assigning users access to the project, repeating instruments,...

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REDCap Basic Demo

Thursday, October, 13 - 10:00 am

This training is a basic overview of REDCap that is hands-off/lecture. We will go through the process of creating a REDCap project starting with instrument design, assigning users access to the...

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Academic Job Support Office Hours - Teaching Statements

Thursday, October, 13 - 12:00 pm

The process of pursuing a tenure-track of teaching-track faculty position can be intimidating.  The good news is that if you're going out on the academic job market(s), there is support for you and...

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Seeking Support

Thursday, October, 13 - 1:00 pm

Asking for help is not easy and sometimes can feel weak or vulnerable. In this workshop we will discuss help seeking, redefine vulnerability as a strength and look at the different resources...

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How to 3D Model: Cookie Cutters

Friday, October, 14 - 10:30 am

Are you in search of a unique holiday gift or just want to make custom cookies this fall? Look no further! Come learn the basics of 3D modeling in CREO and make a cookie cutter for any occasion on...

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Reflecting on Your Learning: Next Steps to Finishing Strong

Monday, October, 17 - 3:30 pm

This session will provide a structured opportunity to reflect on your semester and evaluate how effective you were with your learning so far. You will then identify specific steps and strategies to...

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REDCap Surveys

Tuesday, October, 18 - 10:00 am

This training will cover REDCap surveys and logic. From enabling surveys to automatic survey invitations, we'll demonstrate the full survey functionality in REDCap. In addition, we'll cover...

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REDCap Data Quality and Reports

Wednesday, October, 19 - 10:00 am

This course assumes participants have a basic understanding of building instruments and surveys in REDCap. This training will cover the different ways to view and manage data in REDCap including data...

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Managing Distress

Wednesday, October, 19 - 5:00 pm

Distress tolerance is the ability to manage distressing emotions and move through stressful situations in an effective manner. In this workshop we will discuss and practice specific coping skills...

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Research Scholars Workshop: T-Shaped Engineer

Thursday, October, 20 - 2:00 pm

Let’s discuss what are some skills that can help us out as engineers entering the market. We’ll discuss what some key skills companies look for when hiring engineers and also some tools available...

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Mindfulness 101

Wednesday, October, 26 - 5:00 pm

In this workshop, students will be able to define mindfulness & mindfulness meditation practice, understand why it’s helpful, and learn new meditations to cope with stress. Presented by UI...

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TriNetX Basic Training

Thursday, October, 27 - 9:00 am

This training will provide an in-depth look at TriNetX and show you how to use the tool. We will go through building a study, searching for a specific population, and finally what information you...

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College of Engineering Party After the Parade

Friday, October, 28 - 7:00 pm

The Party after the Parade is hosted by the University of Iowa College of Engineering. Stop by after the Homecoming Parade to learn about the exciting projects occurring at the College of...

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