February Events

  • February 2023

Learn & Create Workshops - Soldering Basics: Through Hole

Wednesday, February, 1 - 3:00 pm

Soldering is one of the most fundamental skills needed to explore the world of electronics. With this simple skill, you will gain a better understanding of electronics and be better equipped to...

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Grad DEI Virtual Conversation Series

Thursday, February, 2 - 12:00 pm

Join us for the Grad DEI Virtual Conversation Series this February via Zoom as we host virtual conversation spaces with alumna Dr. DaVida Anderson, Founder & Executive Director and Dr. Laila...

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LEaPP Academy Launch Event

Thursday, February, 2 - 4:00 pm

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

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Taking Care: Tips & Tricks to Feel Well

Friday, February, 3 - 12:30 pm

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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Pomerantz Career Center - Employer Interviews - Week of Feb. 6

Monday, February, 6 - 8:00 am

On-Campus Interviews for the week of Feb. 6-10 (Note: For most schedules, you must submit an interview request at least two weeks in advance to be considered). Feb. 10 Abbott ACT Inc. Bayer...

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LEaPP Academy Launch Event

Monday, February, 6 - 2:00 pm

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

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REDCap Basic Training

Tuesday, February, 7 - 10:00 am

This is the first step in the REDCap training series. In this training, we will build a new REDCap project scratch and cover basic features such as: Building forms with proper field types and...

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Business Plan Basics

Tuesday, February, 7 - 12:00 pm

Have an idea for a product or service and want to turn it into a viable business? This workshop covers the Business Model Canvas, a one-page business plan tool designed for new startups and small...

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Working with Students in Distress Workshop

Tuesday, February, 7 - 12:30 pm

College of Engineering Staff and Faculty, join us for a “Working with Students in Distress” workshop led by Barry A. Schreier, PhD on Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2023 at 12:30–1:45 p.m. in UCC 2520D!...

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TriNetX Basic Training

Tuesday, February, 7 - 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 Intermediate Training

Wednesday, February, 8 - 10:00 am

This is the second step in the REDCap training series. In this training, we will cover basic and intermediate features such as: Project backup and overview with data dictionary, codebook, pdf, and...

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

Wednesday, February, 8 - 2:30 pm

Learn about tools to create effective time management plans and to recognize how your academic success is affected by time management. Check out the Student Success Workshops page to see other...

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Learn & Create Workshops - Soldering Basics: Surface-Mount

Wednesday, February, 8 - 3:00 pm

Soldering is one of the most fundamental skills needed to explore the world of electronics. With this simple skill, you will gain a better understanding of electronics and be better equipped to...

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REDCap Advanced Training

Thursday, February, 9 - 10:00 am

This is the third step in the REDCap training series. In this training, we will cover advanced features such as: Ways to customize your data entry experience with action tags and form display logic...

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Spring 2023 In-Person Engineering Career Fair

Thursday, February, 9 - 12:00 pm

Each year the College of Engineering holds two career fairs, one in late September/early October and another in early February. This is a great way for students to meet over 100 engineering,...

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REDCap Surveys Training

Tuesday, February, 14 - 10:00 am

This is the fourth step in the REDCap training series. In this training, we will cover survey configuration and distribution such as: Allowing potential participants to self-initiate participation...

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Bouncing Back in Times of Stress: Resiliency

Tuesday, February, 14 - 11:00 am

Learn about bouncing back from situations that do not go as planned and set a path towards success. Check out the Student Success Workshops page for other workshops offered through the semester....

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Identifying Key Players in your Market: Introduction to Industry & Market Information Research

Tuesday, February, 14 - 12:00 pm

Investigate and research your market to become more informed and make better decisions. This workshop will highlight databases and common themes that help entrepreneurs identify trends, key players,...

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REDCap Data Quality Training

Wednesday, February, 15 - 10:00 am

This is the fifth step in the REDCap training series. In this training, we will discuss ways to manage and view data such as: Importing data from csv Ensuring data is high quality by executing data...

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Learn & Create: Build Your Own - LED Pendants

Wednesday, February, 15 - 3:00 pm

Spice up your Spring with some LED pendants.  Learn to solder your own LED jewelry or pendants. All materials will be provided. Taught by John Kostman, Engineering Electronics Shop. 

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Mindfulness 101

Wednesday, February, 15 - 5:30 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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REDCap MyCap Training

Thursday, February, 16 - 10:00 am

This is the seventh and final step in the REDCap training series. In this training, we will discuss using the MyCap mobile app for data collection. We will cover features such as: Creating...

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Grad DEI Virtual Conversation Series

Thursday, February, 16 - 12:00 pm

Join us for the Grad DEI Virtual Conversation Series this February via Zoom as we host virtual conversation spaces with alumna Dr. DaVida Anderson, Founder & Executive Director and Dr. Laila...

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Turning Inventions into Profit

Thursday, February, 16 - 3:30 pm

Join us for a discussion on how to build strong IP portfolios and commercialize innovations. We will talk about diligence requirements and strategies to bring a product to market.  Taught by...

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

Monday, February, 20 - 3:30 pm

Learn about tools to create effective time management plans and to recognize how your academic success is affected by time management. Check out the Student Success Workshops page to see other...

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What is Student Disability Services (SDS)?

Tuesday, February, 21 - 9:30 am

In this workshop you will learn more about SDS and what we do.  You will learn about different types of disabilities; the application process; common accommodations; our academic support programs;...

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Protecting Your Ideas: Introduction to Patents, Trademarks and Intellectual Property

Tuesday, February, 21 - 12:00 pm

Explore the hidden world of patents and trademarks. This workshop features a basic introduction to what patents and trademarks are, the various types of patents in existence, and how to complete...

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TriNetX Basic Training

Thursday, February, 23 - 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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Reflecting on Your Learning: Refine Your Study Strategies Now

Friday, February, 24 - 2:30 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 you...

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The University of Iowa Computing Conference (UICC) 2023

Friday, February, 24 - 5:30 pm

"The UICC is hosted by the students and for the students to promote computing as a science and a profession." Date: Feb 24-25 You can learn about this year's speakers and schedule below and on...

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Seeking Support

Monday, February, 27 - 12:30 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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