Articles from November 2021

A group of people celebrating at the Special Olympics

UI nationally recognized as Special Olympics Unified Champion School®

Tuesday, November 16, 2021
The University of Iowa is one of 68 schools in the country that has been selected as a Special Olympics Unified Champion School® for the class of 2021, thanks to the collaboration of the Recreational Services intramural sports program, the UI Special Olympics student organization, and Special Olympics Iowa.

Division of Student Life hires three staff members to help meet student needs

Monday, November 8, 2021
Elley (Gould) Mohling and Cody Howell joined the Division of Student Life (DSL) on Nov. 8 as student care coordinators. Steph Beecher joined the the Student Care and Assistance team on June 1 as a basic needs coordinator.
Student Disabilities Staff posing on some stairs with the text: "Student Disability Services Open House" overlayed

Student Disability Services: Moving on up... the road!

Monday, November 1, 2021
Previously housed in the basement of Burge Residence Hall, the office of Student Disability Services has moved to a new location as of fall 2021: 141 University Capitol Centre. This move, initiated by the advocacy of the UI Students for Disability Advocacy and Awareness (UISDAA) organization, was made possible following the efforts of a committee consisting of UI administrators, staff, UISDAA members, and students in 2018-19.