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  • National Superhero Day! Are You an Earth Month Hero?

    April 28th is National Superhero Day! And what better way to be a Superhero than by doing your part to save our planet!?   Paper or Plastic? Paper or plastic? […]

  • Spring + Earth Month + Gardening = Composting!

    It’s spring and for many that means gardening! Most of us have at least heard of compost, but we really may not know much about how it helps the soil, […]

  • April Showers Bring Umbrellas – New Exhibit!

    April Showers Bring May Flowers! And Umbrellas! Do you know how many types of umbrellas there are now? Not just the ‘normal’ umbrella with the hooked handle, the umbrella that […]

  • Happy Dolphin Day!!

    Happy Earth Month!! It’s National Dolphin Day!!   Do you think of Flipper when you think of a dolphin? Do you think of the social, fun-loving, intelligent, inquisitive mammals of the […]

  • You Light Up My Life… For Earth Month!

      You know you want to “go green,” but there are SO many ways and so many choices – where do you start? One good place to start is with […]

  • It’s Pi Day!!

    3.141592653589793238462643383279502884197169399375105820974944592307816406286…. March 14th is Pi Day!!!   Beginning geometry students might remember finding the area of a circle – pi x radius squared…. But, what is Pi (π) and why […]

  • Mecca Exhibit

    By James Cox, Exhibit Curator & Guest Blogger University of Iowa MECCA Week: A Week of Parties, Pranks, and Memories to Honor St. Patrick From 1910 until the late 1980s, […]

  • It’s a Pi(π) Day Celebration!!!

    3.141592653589793238462643383279502884197169399375105820974944592307816406286…. We’ll be celebrating Pi Day on March 9th – before spring break!!! We’ll be celebrating in the Engineering Library and will begin to serve apple pie bites at 3:14 […]

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