Nov. 9, 2010
At A Glance
UI Swing Dance Club hosts Masquerade Extravaganza Nov. 13
On Saturday, Nov. 13, swing dancers from the university and the community will gather in the Currier Hall multipurpose room from 8 p.m. to 11 p.m. for the University of Iowa Swing Dance Club’s Masquerade Extravaganza.
Music will be provided by the band Swing Kids. Guests are encouraged to show off their masks and semi-formal duds for masquerade ball. Cost is $5.
The UI Swing Dance Club will be hosting Stacia Martin and Jason Zabinski, a pair of top dancers from Minneapolis, who will give lessons for dancers of all levels from 11 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Nov. 13 in Fieldhouse Room N462. Students will get this professional instruction for only $5, nonstudents for $10. There will also be an introductory lesson before the dance, held in the Currier multipurpose room at 7 p.m.
The UI Swing Dance Club is a student organization that offers classes, workshops and social dances to its members and the Iowa City community. Formed in 2001, the Club aims to spread swing culture throughout the state of Iowa by promoting, supporting and attending regional swing dance events. To learn more about the club or the dance, visit http://www.uiowa.edu/~uiswing or email the club at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Informational meeting on Boren Awards for International Study Nov. 16
University of Iowa International Programs will host an informational session on the Boren Awards for International Study from 9 to 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 16, in Room 1117 University Capitol Centre. A Boren representative will be present to answer questions about the various awards available to undergraduate and graduate students.
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Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all UI-sponsored events. If you are a person with a disability who requires an accommodation to participate in a program, please contact the sponsoring department in advance.