Upcoming Events

Feb. 13

11 a.m.  Rosenfield Center 101
Ann Selzer

Selzer conducts the Iowa Poll for the Des Moines Register and has been called “Best Pollster in Politics” by FiveThirtyEight
"What Comes Next:  Understanding the Election of 2016 and What It Means for the Future"

co-sponsored by the Wilson Program, Poli-Sci, and Statistics.

Feb. 15
4:15 p.m.  Drake Community Library
Councilwoman Mazahir Salih

Mazahir Salih made history when she was elected to the Iowa City city council in 2017, becoming the first Muslim to be elected in the city and the first Sudanese-American to be elected to a public office in the country. Salih, activist and co-founder of the Center for Worker Justice of Eastern Iowa, will be speaking about her candidacy, why she decided to run, and the issues important to her as an Iowan and an American.
The event will be followed by an open reception.

Co-sponsored by the Rosenfield Program, Program in Practical Political Participation (PPPE), and the Office of Diversity and Inclusion

Feb. 22
Urban Education Symposium

Sponsored and organized by CLS Education Professions Community, under the leadership of Dan Covino ’10. Cosponsored by the Rosenfield Program, Development and Alumni Relations, and the Department of Political Science.

Noon  Rosenfield Center, Room 101
Rachel Moskowitz ‘06, Ass't Professor of Policy & Law; Trinity College,
"School Segregation in the 21st Century: Conflicts over Education Equality and Community Control"

4 p.m.  Rosenfield Center, Room 101
Teacher Alumni Panel

Emily Kugisaki '09, Denny International Middle School; Seattle
Anna McNulty Taylor '06, Dean of Instruction & Academic Instructional Coach; Caver Elementary School, St. Louis
Erin Whalen  '12, Founding Principal; RISE; Los Angeles

7:30 p.m. Harris Center Cinema
Keynote address
 Nikole Hannah-Jones, Journalist, The New York Times  Magazine
"Focusing on the Role of Inequality and Segregation in Public Education"

Feb. 26
4:15 pm Burling Library Lounge

Ambassador Quinn

Videos of Past Events

  • Constitution Day
  • Greg Thielmann '72

Past Events

2016-17 Rosenfield Program Events
2015–16 Rosenfield Program Events
2014–15 Rosenfield Program Events
2013–14 Rosenfield Program Events
2012–13 Rosenfield Program Events
2011–12 Rosenfield Program Events
2010–11 Rosenfield Program Events
2009–10 Rosenfield Program Events
2008–09 Rosenfield Program Events
2007–08 Rosenfield Program Events
2006–07 Rosenfield Program Events
2005–06 Rosenfield Program Events
2004–05 Rosenfield Program Events
2003–04 Rosenfield Program Events
2002–03 Rosenfield Program Events
2001–02 Rosenfield Program Events
2000–01 Rosenfield Program Events
Fall 1989 – Spring 2000 Rosenfield Program Events
Fall 1987 – Spring 1989 Rosenfield Program Events


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