Senior College


The University of Iowa Senior College

January-May 2015
Ten different courses.
Spring Sessions

For All Retired Persons
The Emeritus Faculty Association
The University of Iowa Retirees Association
The University of Iowa Alumni Association

Session 1 *Registration has Ended*
College Basketball

Session 2 *Registration has Ended*
Recent Advances in Psychological Science

Session 3 *Cancelled*
Back to Eden? How Writers and Gardeners Negotiate the Divide between Garden and Nature

Session 4 *Registration has Ended*
You Are Your Hormones

Session 5 *Registration has Ended*
The Amazing but Fragile Digestive Tract: "Why Doesn't My Stomach Feel Good?"

Session 6 *Registration has Ended*
Love, Wit, and Deception: Much Ado about Nothing and Cyrano de Bergerac

Session 7 *Registration has Ended*
Music and its Role in Psychosocial and Physical Well-Being

Session 8 *Session is Full*
The Sources of Gridlock in the U.S. Political System

Session 9 *Session is Full*
Through Women's Eyes: A Sampler of Iowa History

Session 10 *Session is Full*
The History of Abolitionist and Underground Railroad Activities in Iowa

Senior College Committee

Peggy Houston, Chair


Claibourne Dungy

Bea Furner

Kelley Donham

H. Dee Hoover

Al Hood

Lola Lopes

Val Lembke

Nancy Williams

Larry Wilson

Trudie Rosazza

Join the UI Alumni Association
Membership provides an important, rewarding sense of community among alumni, helping them express and reinforce their Hawkeye spirit, loyalty, and pride. Membership dues fund communications, events, and services like Senior College that strengthen the connection between alumni and the university. In turn, these engaged alumni enhance the national reputation and ensure the continued success of the University of Iowa. Join today by calling 800-469-2586 or visiting

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For information not found here, please call Jane Kirsch at 319-335-3296 or email