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COVID-19 Vaccine Incentive Program

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Online Learning Guide

Check out the Online Learning Guide crafted by Undergraduate Student Government and the Academic Support and Retention at Iowa with academic resources, student testimony, study tips, and more!

 

Online Learning Guide
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USG's First-Generation Student Leader Panel

As a part of National First-Generation Celebration Week, student leaders from USG, CAB, and Dance Marathon will be talking about their experience as the first-generation students at the University of Iowa. The Zoom Meeting takes place on Monday, November 16th at 6:30 PM.  

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Verona Victoria

Verona Victoria: Mental Health Awareness with the Green Bandana Project

Verona Victoria is a third-year student at the University of Iowa studying Psychology and Sociology. Verona joined student government in Spring of 2019 as a Senator-At-Large and currently serves as the Director of Health & Safety for the 2020-21 school year.
John Dickens

John Dickens: Advocating for Students with Iowa Legislators Online

John Dickens is a second-year student at the University of Iowa studying Political Science and Public Health. John joined student government in Fall of 2019 as a first-year senator and will serve as the Director of Governmental Relations for the 2020-21 school year.

ORG TIP$ Healthy Leadership Events with Late Night Programming

ORG TIP$ Partnership with Late Night Programming events:Undergraduate Student Government and Late Night Programs have partnered to provide additional well-being and harm reduction options for student organizations through the Org TIP$ incentive program. These trainings provide a leadership development lens to harm reduction topics.
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ABTS Joint Letter on ICE International Student Regulations

On July 9, 2020, ABTS drafted a joint response to the recent ICE regulations for international college students. View the statement here: ABTS ICE Response

Joint GPSG/USG Statement about FY21

Joint Statement from Student Leaders on the Iowa Legislature’s Decision to Cut Funding for Higher Education:

The Iowa Legislature’s decision to cut $8 million in important funding for higher education at a time when students and their families are struggling with a once-in-a-generation economic crisis is short-sighted and deeply disappointing.

USG 2019-2020 Year-End Report

The University of Iowa Undergraduate Student Government is committed to enhancing the student experience on campus. By challenging ourselves and the University we seek to ensure a student-centered environment through education and advocacy. USG's Year-End Report chronicles the accomplishments and details over the fall and spring semesters.

Working out the UISG budgeting process

As the Finance Committee chair for University of Iowa Student Government, I feel a responsibility to clarify some inaccuracies in a Daily Iowan article, “UISG decrease in contingency funds limits student organization funding,” and how it described UISG’s funding process.