November Events

  • November 2020

Sci-Fi Flix: Fact or Fiction "The Martian"

Sunday, November, 1 - 7:00 pm

Join us for some virtual discussion on a few Sci-Fi Movies. The movies will be streamed over Zoom and College of Engineering Faculty will provide expert commentary through the movie (good and bad)....

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If You’re Not Schmoozin’, You’re Losin’: How to Network

Tuesday, November, 3 - 12:00 pm

The next step after graduation can be a scary and uncertain time. Now that you have this great engineering degree from Iowa, what is the best way to get that first job? This talk will discuss...

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UIRF Inventor Office Hours

Tuesday, November, 3 - 4:00 pm

Connect with UIRF if you have questions about intellectual property (IP) and commercialization. The University of Iowa Research Foundation (UIRF) assists University of Iowa faculty researchers in...

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So You Want to go to Grad School – Information for Undergraduates

Wednesday, November, 4 - 3:00 pm

This workshop is targeted to undergraduate students who are considering graduate school. Topics include: The application process for graduate school Information about how to get financial support...

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Research Scholars Workshop - Finding and Using a Good Writing Model

Wednesday, November, 4 - 3:30 pm

In this workshop, we will discuss common challenges faced by students writing at the graduate level, and we will learn various ways to energize and organize your writing. Discover techniques to give...

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College of Engineering VIRTUAL Research Open House

Thursday, November, 5 - 9:00 am

The  annual Research Open House showcases the research activities and accomplishments of the College of Engineering's graduate and undergraduate students in this large virtual poster fair open to...

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BSE/MS Program Info Session

Thursday, November, 5 - 2:30 pm

The department of Industrial and Systems Engineering offers a combined Bachelor of Science/Master of Science program for qualified ISE students. The program, known as “undergrad-to-grad" or U2G,...

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CBE:5000 Graduate Seminar in Chemical and Biochemical Engineering

Thursday, November, 5 - 3:30 pm

The Chemical and Biochemical Engineering department graduate seminar series will be held virtually each Thursday from 3:30-4:20pm.  Please contact chemical-engineering@uiowa.edu for access to the...

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AIChE Seminar

Thursday, November, 5 - 5:00 pm

The Chemical and Biochemical Engineering AIChE Seminar will be held virtually each Thursday at 5:00 pm.  Please contact chemical-engineering@uiowa.edu for access to the virtual meeting. Date...

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Bouncing Back in Times of Stress: Resiliency

Friday, November, 6 - 9:30 am

Learn about bouncing back from situations that do not go as planned and set a path towards success. This workshop is part of the academic success workshop series facilitated by Academic Support &...

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Three Minute Thesis 2020 Winner Announcement

Friday, November, 6 - 12:00 pm

The Three Minute Thesis (3MT) challenges graduate students to communicate their research in three minutes or less in non-specialist language. Contestants represent a diverse array of disciplines and...

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Virtual Research Open House Awards Ceremony

Friday, November, 6 - 12:00 pm

Join us for keynote speakers and announcements of the best presentation winners from Virtual Research Open House 2020! Mike Bauerly, BSE in Industrial Engineering from the University of Iowa and PhD...

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2020 Prospective Student Visit Day and Graduate Research Symposium - VIRTUAL

Friday, November, 6 - 2:15 pm

The Computer Science (CS) department welcomes prospective students interested in our graduate programs to our annual Prospective Student Visit Day on Fri, Nov 6. We are looking for strong students...

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UIRF Inventor Office Hours

Tuesday, November, 10 - 4:00 pm

Connect with UIRF if you have questions about intellectual property (IP) and commercialization. The University of Iowa Research Foundation (UIRF) assists University of Iowa faculty researchers in...

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Learn Series: Overcoming Online Applications

Wednesday, November, 11 - 2:30 pm

Join us to learn about overcoming online applications!

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Learn & Create Workshop – Create Your Own: 2D Arcade Game in Unity

Wednesday, November, 11 - 3:30 pm

Want to learn to create your own arcade game? Join us for a fun filled session on how to develop your own version of the game PONG. Links and information for you to follow along and code during the...

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Roundtable Discussion: Engineering Ethics & Social Justice with Distinguished Speaker Richard K. Miller

Thursday, November, 12 - 9:00 am

Join our inaugural Iowa Engineering Distinguished Speaker, Richard K. Miller, as we examine pressing issues of diversity, equity, and inclusion facing our world through our engineering ethical...

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Roundtable Discussion: Post-COVID Research and Curriculum Design with Distinguished Speaker Richard K. Miller

Thursday, November, 12 - 11:30 am

Join our inaugural Iowa Engineering Distinguished Speaker, Richard K. Miller, as we explore how the COVID-19 pandemic has impacted engineering research and education, and how it could continue to...

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CBE:5000 Graduate Seminar in Chemical and Biochemical Engineering

Thursday, November, 12 - 3:30 pm

The Chemical and Biochemical Engineering department graduate seminar series will be held virtually each Thursday from 3:30-4:20pm.  Please contact chemical-engineering@uiowa.edu for access to the...

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Seminar: Thoughts on the Future of Higher Education: Lessons from 20 Years of Experimentation at Olin College with Distinguished Speaker Richard K. Miller

Thursday, November, 12 - 3:30 pm

Join our inaugural Iowa Engineering Distinguished Speaker, Richard K. Miller, president emeritus of Olin College, as he shares lessons learned over two decades at the helm of the institution: In an...

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AIChE Seminar

Thursday, November, 12 - 5:00 pm

The Chemical and Biochemical Engineering AIChE Seminar will be held virtually each Thursday at 5:00 pm.  Please contact chemical-engineering@uiowa.edu for access to the virtual meeting. Date...

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Sci-Fi Flix: Fact or Fiction "The Fantastic Voyage"

Sunday, November, 15 - 7:00 pm

Join us for some virtual discussion on a few Sci-Fi Movies. The movies will be streamed over Zoom and College of Engineering faculty will provide expert commentary through the movie (good and bad)....

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IAESTE Webinar - Global Internships, Summer 2021

Tuesday, November, 17 - 1:00 pm

IAESTE Webinar – Global Internships, Summer 2021 Interested in an international internship opportunity in a STEM field? The International Association for the Exchange of Students for Technical...

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Commitment to Internationalization Lecture Series: Andrew Gordon

Tuesday, November, 17 - 3:30 pm

Andrew Gordon is the seventh speaker in the Commitment to Internationalization lecture series. His talk, "Advancing Equity & Inclusion Through Global Engagement," will be on November 17, 2020, at...

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UIRF Inventor Office Hours

Tuesday, November, 17 - 4:00 pm

Connect with UIRF if you have questions about intellectual property (IP) and commercialization. The University of Iowa Research Foundation (UIRF) assists University of Iowa faculty researchers in...

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Mapping Your Graduate Experience

Tuesday, November, 17 - 6:00 pm

Join the Graduate & Professional Student Government (GPSG) and Grad Success on Instagram Live @uigradcollege on Tuesday, Novmeber 17th at 6:00 p.m. Central Time. Mapping Your Graduate...

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Learn Series: Show Me the Money! Careers in Patent Law

Wednesday, November, 18 - 2:30 pm

Join us for a discussion about careers in patent law.en

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Research Scholars Workshop - Introduction to LaTeX Editor: Overleaf

Wednesday, November, 18 - 3:30 pm

LaTeX not only creates professional-looking documents but also allows you to tackle the more complicated parts of typesetting, such as inputting mathematics, creating tables of contents,...

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ME:6191 Graduate Seminar - Jiyeon Kang, PhD

Thursday, November, 19 - 3:30 pm

Functional Mobility Rehabilitation with Assist Robot for Children with Special Needs Presented by Jiyeon Kang, PhD, Director of AWEAR (Assistive WEArable Robotics lab) and Assistant Professor,...

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AIChE Seminar

Thursday, November, 19 - 5:00 pm

The Chemical and Biochemical Engineering AIChE Seminar will be held virtually each Thursday at 5:00 pm.  Please contact chemical-engineering@uiowa.edu for access to the virtual meeting. Date...

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UIRF Inventor Office Hours

Tuesday, November, 24 - 4:00 pm

Connect with UIRF if you have questions about intellectual property (IP) and commercialization. The University of Iowa Research Foundation (UIRF) assists University of Iowa faculty researchers in...

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