University of Iowa

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Dessert Crawl

(Meet on East steps, Old Capitol, Pentacrest) If you like exceptional dessert and a great time then join us as we visit some of Iowa City’s best places to satisfy a sweet tooth. Meet on the Old Capitol Steps facing downtown Iowa City as we venture out to try the best desserts available anywhere, you’ll be glad you did! If you only attend one optional event Thursday this should be it! Limited to the first 50 participants.

Coffee Crawl

Is coffee a staple, must have item each morning? Do you need to know where the local coffee shops are located in Iowa City? Join us for the On Iowa! Coffee Crawl! The tour will consist of free samples at four of the best local coffee shops. To participate, meet on the walkway between the Pomerantz Career Center and the Chemistry building (near Burge and Stanley Residence Halls). Participation will be limited to the first 50 students.

Coffee House Crawl

Is coffee a staple, must have item each morning? Do you need to know where the local coffee shops are located in Iowa City? Join us for the OnIowa! Coffee Crawl! The tour will consist of free samples at four of the best local coffee shops. To participate, meet on the walkway between the Pomerantz Career Center and the Chemistry building (near Burge and Stanley Residence Halls). Participation will be limited to the first 50 students.

Farmers Markets Eats

Meet for a short walk to Iowa City’s iconic and vibrant Farmers Market. Gather on the downtown-facing steps of the Old Capitol for a three block walk and an introduction to the UI and Iowa City’s local food movement as we stroll through the market’s myriad offerings of excellent food, sights and smells, and great people.