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Cwiertny Advises House Committee on Energy and Commerce
Cwiertny Advises House Committee on Energy and Commerce

When it came time for David Cwiertny to plan his sabbatical, a time away from classroom teaching duties that many professors use to make progress on a...

'Donate Don't Dump:' Students pass on items amid move-out bustle
'Donate Don't Dump:' Students pass on items amid move-out bustle

From the Gazette: Hoisting couches onto a Penske moving truck doesn’t qualify as fun for most. But when you’re doing it on a gorgeous spring day in Io...

Daily Iowan: Donate, Don't Dump Helps Reduce Items Sent to Landfill
Daily Iowan: Donate, Don't Dump Helps Reduce Items Sent to Landfill

The Office of Sustainability and University of Iowa Housing & Dining will team up for the seventh year of “Donate, Don’t Dump,” which encourages dorm ...

Earth Month Bike Challenge Results
Earth Month Bike Challenge Results

Thank you to everyone who participated in the 2017 Earth Month Bike Challenge April 10-30 at the University of Iowa! Approximately 180 people actively...

Campus Printing Price Change Supports Sustainability
Campus Printing Price Change Supports Sustainability

A new approach to on-campus printing will support sustainability and lower print prices for students.Information Technology Services and University of...

Gardening Class Plants Seeds of Knowledge
Gardening Class Plants Seeds of Knowledge

The University of Iowa’s first ever gardening class began this semester, teaching 26 students the basic skills of how to grow a garden. The Lifetime L...

Students Win Prizes in Frontier Co-op-Tippie Impact Competition
Students Win Prizes in Frontier Co-op-Tippie Impact Competition

University of Iowa students recently presented their sustainable business ideas for a chance to win cash prizes at the Frontier Co-op – Tippie Impact ...

Treasure Trade Held on Cleary Walkway
Treasure Trade Held on Cleary Walkway

The T. Anne Cleary Walkway transformed into a thrift shop Tuesday for Treasure Trade, an opportunity for students to donate gently used clothing items...

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Bike Month 2017
Bike Month 2017


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How to Take Your Bike on the Bus
How to Take Your Bike on the Bus


11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

Johnson County Administration Building

Iowa City Farmer's Market - Wednesday Market
Iowa City Farmer's Market - Wednesday Market


5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Chauncey Swan Parking Ramp

Bike Month: Writers and Riders Slow Roll
Bike Month: Writers and Riders Slow Roll


6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Happy Hollow Park

Iowa City Farmer's Market - Saturday Market
Iowa City Farmer's Market - Saturday Market


7:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Chauncey Swan Parking Ramp

Establish a Monarch Garden
Establish a Monarch Garden


1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

June Family Day at Iowa Raptor Project
June Family Day at Iowa Raptor Project


11:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Macbride Nature Recreation Area

Ride 4 Youth - Annual Charity Bike Ride
Ride 4 Youth - Annual Charity Bike Ride


8:00 AM - 5:00 PM


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