April Events

College of Engineering Student Leadership Institute

Saturday, April, 2 - 8:00 am

APPLY HERE. Applications close Friday, March 11 at 5pm. The Student Leadership Institute brings together Engineering students who are looking to expand on their knowledge of leadership to steer...

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Conquering the Corporate Culture Early

Tuesday, April, 5 - 12:30 pm

Learn how to Conquer the Corporate Culture Early! Since graduating from The University of Iowa in 1984 with a B.S. in Industrial Engineering, Mia McCallum has been very successful. Mia started off...

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Melissa Marshall's "Masters Class" in research communication: Transforming Slide Design

Tuesday, April, 5 - 6:00 pm

Popular TED Speaker Melissa Marshall will offer a “Research Communications Master Class” via three virtual workshops in Spring 2022. For almost a decade, she’s traveled around the world to work...

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Improv Theatre for Communication Skills Drop In Sessions

Wednesday, April, 6 - 5:00 pm

Do you want to feel more comfortable with public speaking, teaching, and presentations? Join other graduate students and postdocs for improvisation drop-in sessions where we will use improv theatre...

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Managing the Market: Finding Institutional Fit

Thursday, April, 7 - 12:00 pm

Let Grad Success help you get ready for academic jobs season. Come learn about the academic jobs process during one of our half-hour webinars from 12:00-12:30 P.M. on Thursdays in March and April....

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Iowa Engineering Spring 2022 Distinguished Speaker

Thursday, April, 7 - 3:30 pm

Please join us for the College of Engineering's next distinguished speaker, Joseph Francisco, and for his seminar: "Building a Robust Workforce in the U.S." Abstract: Ensuring that aspiring young...

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One Sustainable Iowa Student Conference

Saturday, April, 9 - 9:00 am

Join students, faculty, and staff from colleges and universities across Iowa at the 2022 One Sustainable Iowa Student Conference.  The conference will include breakfast, keynote speakers, panel...

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Stephanie Arne: Keynote Speaker for the One Sustainable Iowa Conference

Saturday, April, 9 - 12:00 pm

Registration is now open for the 2022 One Sustainable Iowa Conference, which will take place on Saturday, April 9th from 9am-4pm on the University of Iowa campus. The goal of the Conference is to...

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REDCap Overview

Tuesday, April, 12 - 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, April, 12 - 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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Melissa Marshall's "Masters Class" in research communication: Short Storytelling - Elevator Pitches

Tuesday, April, 12 - 5:00 pm

Popular TED Speaker Melissa Marshall will offer a “Research Communications Master Class” via three virtual workshops in Spring 2022. For almost a decade, she’s traveled around the world to work...

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REDCap Basic Hands On

Wednesday, April, 13 - 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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College of Engineering All College Meeting

Wednesday, April, 13 - 12:30 pm

All faculty and staff in the College of Engineering are invited to attend the All College Meeting. Dean Nembhard and Associate Deans Grosland, Udaykumar, and Vigmostad will provide updates on high...

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Research Scholars Workshop: Understanding the Publishing Process - Behind the Scenes with IEEE

Wednesday, April, 13 - 2:30 pm

This workshop will cover:  Tips for selecting an appropriate IEEE periodical or conference  How successful IEEE authors structure quality work to improve their chances of being accepted ...

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REDCap Basic Demo

Thursday, April, 14 - 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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Managing the Market: Preparing for the Academic Interview

Thursday, April, 14 - 12:00 pm

Let Grad Success help you get ready for academic jobs season. Come learn about the academic jobs process during one of our half-hour webinars from 12:00-12:30 P.M. on Thursdays in March and April....

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A Fresh Start: Life After Graduation

Thursday, April, 14 - 12:30 pm

This session is targeted towards graduating students who want to make the most of their professional experience. How to start off on the right foot, setting yourself apart early. Panelists will share...

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Sources, Citations, Plagiarism Webinar

Monday, April, 18 - 5:00 pm

The Hanson Center for Communication is pleased to offer an upcoming webinar open to all faculty, staff, and students in the College of Engineering. This webinar will be facilitated by Hanson Center...

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REDCap Surveys

Tuesday, April, 19 - 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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Jakobsen Graduate Development Series: Professional Engagement Using Twitter

Tuesday, April, 19 - 3:00 pm

Social media is a powerful tool that can be used to connect professionals around the globe, but sometimes it can be hard to know where to start, push yourself into professional twitter or know how to...

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REDCap MyCap

Wednesday, April, 20 - 10:00 am

MyCap makes it easy for researchers to capture participant/patient reported outcomes using mobile devices. We will demonstrate a how a participant interacts with MyCap, how the REDCap Team constructs...

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Weekly CIMBA Chats: Study Abroad Q&A

Wednesday, April, 20 - 11:00 am

Join Katie Anderson, our student Marketing Associate and Spring 2020 alumna, via Zoom every week on Wednesday at 11 a.m. for a half-an-hour info session where she will share her experiences as well...

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Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in the Workplace Luncheon

Wednesday, April, 20 - 11:30 am

Join the Inclusion Agents for lunch as we meet with five professionals and learn about their experiences with DEI during their career! Our speakers will include Alexis Anderson (Technician 2 at...

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Webinar: Cannabis and Driving Safety - What's new and what's next?

Wednesday, April, 20 - 2:00 pm

The panel of researchers will discuss their recent research findings on cannabis and driving including what research is needed to better understand how cannabis impacts driving performance and safety...

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Improv Theatre for Communication Skills Drop-In Sessions

Wednesday, April, 20 - 5:00 pm

Do you want to feel more comfortable with public speaking, teaching, and presentations? Join other graduate students and postdocs for improvisation drop-in sessions where we will use improv theatre...

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Webinar: Automated Driving Systems (ADS) for Rural America, Focus on Safety

Thursday, April, 21 - 10:00 am

Our ADS for Rural America project that launched last fall is testing the use of an automated shuttle bus on rural roadways to examine the unique needs of automated vehicles in rural environments,...

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Hawkeye Decarbonization Summit 2022

Thursday, April, 21 - 10:30 am

A two-day workshop bringing together Decarb2040 partners, the University of Iowa community of researchers, staff and students interested in decarbonization, practitioners, and funding agency...

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Managing the Market: Telling Your Scholarly Story

Thursday, April, 21 - 12:00 pm

Let Grad Success help you get ready for academic jobs season. Come learn about the academic jobs process during one of our half-hour webinars from 12:00-12:30 P.M. on Thursdays in March and April....

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IEEE Peer Advisor Resume Review

Thursday, April, 21 - 4:00 pm

Stop by Seamans Center room 3258 or join on Zoom to get your resume peer reviewed by the engineering peer advisors! Zoom link: https://uiowa.zoom.us/j/97907667948

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Hawkeye Decarbonization Summit 2022

Friday, April, 22 - 9:00 am

A two-day workshop bringing together Decarb2040 partners, the University of Iowa community of researchers, staff and students interested in decarbonization, practitioners, and funding agency...

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UNI - John Deere Symposium on Machine Learning

Friday, April, 22 - 9:50 am

The symposium will be held at the University of Northern Iowa, Maucker Union, Rooms A & B for those who want to attend in person and online via Zoom for anyone who wants to attend virtually. You...

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What Do We Mean by Research Now? Creating Culturally Attuned Teams for Wicked Challenges

Friday, April, 22 - 11:00 am

What Do We Mean by Research Now? Creating Culturally Attuned Teams for Wicked Challenges The very acronym STEM assumes that when scientists try to solve complex problems, they work in teams. Only...

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EPX Con 2022 [Hybrid]

Saturday, April, 23 - 9:00 am

EPX Con is an animation and gaming conference held at the University of Iowa in Iowa City.  We will be virtually hosting a variety of speakers from companies like Blizzard Entertainment, Epic...

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Let's Taco-Bout Majors!

Tuesday, April, 26 - 11:00 am

Undeclared and Undecided Students - Join us for Walking Tacos! The College of Engineering is hosting "Let's Taco-Bout Majors" for undeclared and undecided students. This event is for students who...

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Weekly CIMBA Chats: Study Abroad Q&A

Wednesday, April, 27 - 11:00 am

Join Katie Anderson, our student Marketing Associate and Spring 2020 alumna, via Zoom every week on Wednesday at 11 a.m. for a half-an-hour info session where she will share her experiences as well...

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College of Engineering Student Leadership Awards Ceremony

Wednesday, April, 27 - 5:00 pm

The 2022 Awards Ceremony will be held Wednesday, April 27 - RSVP here by April 13! Nominations are due by Sunday, April 3. Click here to begin your nomination!  The Student...

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Presentations Webinar

Wednesday, April, 27 - 5:00 pm

The Hanson Center for Communication is pleased to offer this upcoming webinar open to all faculty, staff, and students in the College of Engineering. This webinar will be facilitated by Hanson Center...

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TriNetX Basic Training

Thursday, April, 28 - 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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Making the Most of your Summer

Thursday, April, 28 - 10:00 am

This session is targeted towards students who are not planning on working an internship over the summer. How can you make the most of the summer through involvement with research, summer courses, or...

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Managing the Market: Navigating the Negotiation

Thursday, April, 28 - 12:00 pm

Let Grad Success help you get ready for academic jobs season. Come learn about the academic jobs process during one of our half-hour webinars from 12:00-12:30 P.M. on Thursdays in March and April....

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City Nature Challenge

Friday, April, 29 - 12:01 am

For the first time ever, the University of Iowa is joining 400+ cities around the world to document nature as part of the City Nature Challenge! You can contribute to citizen science during this...

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Roy J. Carver Department of Biomedical Engineering Senior Design Day

Friday, April, 29 - 9:00 am

The faculty and staff of the Roy J. Carver Department of Biomedical Engineering welcome you to Senior Design Day 2022, as we celebrate the achievements of our students. Please note that presentations...

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Careers in Human Genetics Information Day

Friday, April, 29 - 11:00 am

The Iowa Institute of Human Genetics (IIHG) holds Careers in Human Genetics Information Days to expose students interested in learning more about career opportunities in genetics. This opportunity is...

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City Nature Challenge

Saturday, April, 30 - 12:01 am

For the first time ever, the University of Iowa is joining 400+ cities around the world to document nature as part of the City Nature Challenge! You can contribute to citizen science during this...

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