November Events

  • November 2021

Academic Success Workshop - So Much to Do, So Little Time: Time Management Strategies for Academic Success

Monday, November, 1 - 3:30 pm

Learn about tools to create effective time management plans and to recognize how your academic success is affected by time management. Virtual Workshop Instructions: Click here to join at the time...

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2021 Prospective Student Visit Day and Graduate Research Symposium [Hybrid]

Friday, November, 5 - 1:30 pm

The Computer Science (CS) department welcomes prospective students interested in our graduate programs to our annual Prospective Student Visit Day on Fri, Nov 5. We are looking for strong students...

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Academic Success Workshop - Bouncing Back in Times of Stress: Resiliency

Tuesday, November, 9 - 8:30 am

Learn about bouncing back from situations that do not go as planned and set a path towards success.   Download the worksheet prior to the session: Resiliency Workshop Handout Session also offered...

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REDCap Training

Tuesday, November, 9 - 10:00 am

REDCap overview training Not sure what REDCap is? Want to find out if REDCap is suitable for your research project? The REDCap Overview session will cover the basics of REDCap’s functionality and...

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TriNetX Training

Tuesday, November, 9 - 2:00 pm

TriNetX training This training will provide an in depth look at TriNetX and show you how to use the tool. We will go through building a study, searching for a specific population, and finally...

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Research Scholars Workshop: Intellectual Property

Wednesday, November, 10 - 1:30 pm

“Intellectual property” may sound like an oxymoron—how can anyone own your brain? But whether you plan to stay in academia, work for a company, or strike out on your own as a freelancer or an...

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REDCap Training

Thursday, November, 11 - 10:00 am

REDCap basic hands-on training This training is a basic overview of REDCap. We will go through the process of creating a REDCap project starting with instrument design, assigning users access to the...

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Engineering First-Generation Student Lunch

Thursday, November, 11 - 11:30 am

Join fellow First Gen Hawkeyes for lunch and community as we continue our march towards higher education! In honor of National-First Generation College Celebration week, the Inclusion Agent Team is...

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REDCap Training

Thursday, November, 11 - 2:00 pm

REDCap Basic hands-off This training is a basic overview of REDCap that is hands-off/lecture. We will go through the process of creating a REDCap project starting with instrument design, assigning...

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Navigating Your 1st Job Offer

Thursday, November, 11 - 6:00 pm

Congratulations! You received your first job offer...now what? In this session we will go over common components that make up a job offer, sample language to use in your conversation, and the typical...

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Three Minute Thesis (3MT) 2021 Finalists Q&A and Winner Announcement

Friday, November, 12 - 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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Colloquium - Specifying and Verifying Compilation of Secure C to Tagged Hardware

Friday, November, 12 - 4:00 pm

Speaker Andrew Tolmach Abstract The C language's lack of type and memory safety continues to be a major source of exploitable vulnerabilities in critical software systems. In recent years, there...

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ACM@UIOWA: Guided Coding Exercises

Monday, November, 15 - 5:00 pm

We will provide guided coding exercises to help prepare you for coding interviews and computer science classes. Come for a variety of algorithm topics and difficulty levels for any student...

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Biomedical Engineering (BME) Discovery Day

Tuesday, November, 16 - 9:00 am

BME Discovery Day is a one-day virtual conference where BME students, faculty, staff, and alumni can come together to foster career exploration and occupational guidance, learn about industry trends,...

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TriNetX Training

Tuesday, November, 16 - 2:00 pm

TriNetX analytics training TriNetX Analytics is a new functionality within the TriNetX toolset. You will be able to explore and compare cohorts, review cohort characteristics and compare outcomes...

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REDCap Training

Wednesday, November, 17 - 10:00 am

Logic and survey distribution training This training will cover REDCap surveys and logic. From enabling surveys to automatic survey invitations, we'll demonstrate the full survey functionality in...

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Exhibition Spotlight: A Century of IIHR Research on the Mississippi River PT II

Wednesday, November, 17 - 12:00 pm

The UI Pentacrest Museums welcome the University of Iowa's IIHR—Hydroscience and Engineering for a two-part virtual program focusing on IIHR’s history of research and engineering on the...

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Research Scholars Workshop: Demystifying Scholarly Metrics

Wednesday, November, 17 - 1:30 pm

How do you make a list of every single paper that cites you? How do you gather evidence and demonstrate potential values and research impact? This workshop will help you understand how to interpret...

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Hands-on Bioinformatics Workshop

Thursday, November, 18 - 11:00 am

Visualization of RNA Sequencing Data with PCA clustering and Heatmaps in R/R Studio As sequencing technologies continue to improve and assessment of the transcriptome with RNA-Sequencing becomes...

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REDCap Training

Thursday, November, 18 - 2:00 pm

Data handling training Data Handling covers the basic ‘must know’ items for transforming your data using Excel and Sublime. Basic understanding of Excel is recommended prior to taking this...

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21st Annual Iowa Organics Conference: Save the Planet through Organics: Managing Climate Change with Organic Practices

Sunday, November, 28 - 2:00 pm

The topic of the Iowa Organic Conference this year will be "Save the Planet through Organics: Managing Climate Change with Organic Practices." Join local agribusiness professionals, organizations,...

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