Turning Conflict into Cooperation

Please join us on Monday, Feb. 2, for “Managing Unhappy Campers and Workplace Conflict,” an alumni career luncheon featuring Henry B. Tippie College of Business Professor Lon Moeller, 82BBA, 84MA, 87JD, at AMERICANA restaurant and lounge in Des Moines.

Moeller, who is also the University of Iowa’s associate provost for undergraduate education and dean of the University College, will discuss methods for mediating disagreements…

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Get in the Career Driver’s Seat

Start the new year right by taking charge of your professional future with our January 2015 members-only career Webinar, “Grab the Keys and Drive Your Career.”

Los Ellis, author of “The Hidden Keys to Life and Business Success,” will lead the hourlong session and help you expand your leadership skills and gain appreciation from your colleagues.

The hourlong Webinar is scheduled for 7 to…

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‘There’s no formula here’ – A Hawkeye Holiday Story

The finished product.The finished product.

A sign greets entrants as they turn into the driveway at Marv and Ruth Hiddleson’s West Des Moines, Iowa home. It reads, “Hawkeyes Parking Only.”

A Hawkeye flag angles out from the home, near the front door, making the message very clear: Iowa fans live here.

Marv and Ruth Hiddleson prepare decorations for their Hawkeye themed Christmas tree.

The spirit doesn’t stop…

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Huddle with us in Jacksonville!

 

 

Join us for a very special Hawkeye Huddle.

The University of Iowa Alumni Association, alongside the National I-Club, will host a free Huddle in Jacksonville, Fla., from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. EST, Friday, Jan. 2, 2015 before Iowa battles Tennessee in the 2015 TaxSlayer Bowl.

We’ll be in the Grand Ballroom on the second floor of the Hyatt Regency Jacksonville Riverfront,…

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Meet the 2015 S.T.A.T. Executive Board — Assistant Vice President of Communications for Membership Victoria Edgerton

Our final 2015 Students Today, Alumni Tomorrow (S.T.A.T.) executive board profile is on Victoria (Tori) Edgerton, the new assistant vice president of communications for membership. Learn more about her.

 

Hometown: Eldora, Iowa

Major: Health and human physiology

Semesters spent in S.T.A.T.: Five

Favorite S.T.A.T. event: Dodgeball at Kinnick Stadium

Favorite Hawkeye tradition: Game day in Iowa City

Other member organizations: Big Brother Big Sister and Predental Advisory Club

Favorite Iowa…

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Meet the 2015 S.T.A.T. Executive Board — Assistant Vice President of Communications for Programs Amanda Underwood

Amanda Underwood is the 2015 assistant vice president of communications for programs on Students Today, Alumni Tomorrow (S.T.A.T.)’s executive board. Learn more about her.

 

Hometown: Osseo, Wis.

Major: Speech and hearing science

Semesters spent in S.T.A.T.: Five

Favorite S.T.A.T. event: Nearly Naked Mile

Favorite Hawkeye tradition: Game day

Other member organizations: National Student Speech Language Hearing Association

Favorite Iowa City restaurants: Formosa and Masala

Favorite movie: “Breakfast at Tiffany’s”

Guilty pleasure:

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Meet the 2015 S.T.A.T. Executive Board — Assistant Vice President of Operations for Membership Kyle Coghlan

Meet Kyle Coghlan, the assistant vice president of operations for membership on Students Today, Alumni Tomorrow (S.T.A.T.)’s 2015 executive board.

 

Hometown: Indianola, Iowa

Major: Economics

Semesters spent in S.T.A.T.: Four

Favorite S.T.A.T. event: Dodgeball at Kinnick Stadium

Favorite Hawkeye tradition: Game days at Kinnick

Other member organizations: Career Leadership Academy, On Iowa! captain

Favorite Iowa City restaurant: Wig and Pen

Favorite movie: “The Dark Knight”

Guilty pleasure: Netflix

Hidden talent: Waterskiing

Coolest person…

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Meet the 2015 S.T.A.T. Executive Board — Assistant Vice President of Operations for Programs Samantha Perryman

Samantha (Sammy) Perryman was September 2014′s Leader of the Month for Students Today, Alumni Tomorrow (S.T.A.T.). Now she’s our 2015 assistant vice president of operations for programs. Find out all about her.

 

Hometown: Winterset, Iowa

Major: Business, marketing and management

Semesters spent in S.T.A.T.: Five

Favorite S.T.A.T. event: Beat State Week

Favorite Hawkeye tradition: Game day in Iowa City

Other member organization: Student Event Planners Association

Favorite Iowa City…

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Meet the 2015 S.T.A.T. Executive Board — Assistant Vice President of Finance for Membership Alejandro Murguia-Ortiz

Alejandro Murguia-Ortiz is Students Today, Alumni Tomorrow (S.T.A.T.)’s 2015 assistant vice president of finance for membership. He’s also our November 2014 Leader of the Month! Get to know more about him here.

 

Hometown: Sioux City, Iowa

Major: Accounting, business analytics and information systems

Semester(s) spent in S.T.A.T.: One

Favorite S.T.A.T. event: Dodgeball at Kinnick Stadium

Favorite Hawkeye tradition: Beat State Week

Other member organizations: Multicultural Business Student…

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Meet the 2015 S.T.A.T. Executive Board — Assistant Vice President of Finance for Programs Tristan Geiser

Meet Tristan Geiser, 2015′s Students Today, Alumni Tomorrow (S.T.A.T.) assistant vice president of finance for programs.

 

Hometown: Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Major: Management and accounting

Semesters spent in S.T.A.T.: Three

Favorite S.T.A.T. event: Beat State Week pep rally

Favorite Hawkeye tradition: Football games

Other member organization: Alpha Kappa Psi

Favorite Iowa City restaurant: Bo James

Favorite movie: “The Wolf of Wall Street”

Guilty pleasure: Fried food

Hidden talent: Playing the piano

Coolest person you’ve ever met…

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