Houston area ASIST members got together for a training session on February 10 to review UI admissions information, campus updates and to discuss how to grow ASIST membership in the area. A special thanks to Nancy G. for reaching out the Houston Iowa Club!
With Thanksgiving right around the corner (where did the month of October go?!), it is a time to reflect on what we are thankful for. I wanted to spend this time to share my 5 top reasons why I am thankful to be a Hawkeye: 1. The camaraderie between Hawkeye alums and fans all over … Continue reading 5 Reasons I’m thankful to be a HAWKEYE!
It has been an exciting fall in Admissions – ASIST members have already attended 60 college fairs in just September and October alone! We couldn’t do it without you, so thank you very much! Everyone should have received a letter from me with some important updates – please let me know if you did not … Continue reading Happy Halloween Hawkeyes!
Hello ASIST members! The third annual On Iowa! first year student immersion program is scheduled for August 21-25 this year and we could use your help! If you aren’t familiar with On Iowa! it is an exciting program only for first year students to help integrate these new Hawkeyes into the University of Iowa culture … Continue reading On Iowa! Volunteers Needed
Every year after July 4, I pretty much feel like school is about to start any day! It seems the summer just zooms by after the 4th. It’s definitely quiet on campus this time of year in Iowa City, but the Admission Visitors Center is still hosting many campus visitors – today we are seeing … Continue reading Summer feels like it is almost over…
Hello! It seems like just yesterday (or July 2011) that I was beginning to send out mass-college fair S.O.S. invitations and now, as of Saturday, I will be graduating the University of Iowa with a Communications degree and becoming an ASIST member myself! Time flies! I just wanted to thank you all so much for … Continue reading Good-bye from ASIST Student Coordinator
For the eighth straight year, the University of Iowa has been designated a “Best Buy” in the Fiske Guide to Colleges. The University of Iowa is one of only 20 public universities from the United States, United Kingdom, and Canada on the list and one of three Big Ten schools included along with Indiana University and … Continue reading University of Iowa is a ‘Best Buy’ for 2013
The Management Information Systems (MIS) major in the Tippie College of Business will change to Business Analytics & Information Systems (BAIS) effective Fall 2013. The new major will consist of three required courses (9 sh), one of two tracks (9 sh), and one elective (3 sh) for a total of 21 semester hours. The two … Continue reading Undergraduate Major Change in Tippie College of Business
A new University of Iowa program to bolster student scholarship support for Iowa resident undergraduates is the cornerstone of $260 million in student success initiatives underway at the university. The program, Golden Pledge: A Presidential Partnership for Student Success, will match the payout from new, privately funded endowed scholarships of $100,000 or more. It will … Continue reading New UI Scholarship Commitment
Happy Fall ASIST members! I haven’t checked in with everyone recently because I have been on maternity leave and just returned in September. Here are some things that have been going on since I last blogged: The 2012-13 ASIST Manual is now available online – either click at the top right of this blog or … Continue reading Happy Fall ASIST Members