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JT Timmons

JT Timmons selected as the NIRSA Region V Award of Merit winner

JT Timmons awarded the NIRSA Region V Award of Merit.
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Les Mills Spring Launch

Join Recreational Services for the launch of our new Les Mills music and choreography!
Participants in a WERQ dance fitness class

WERQ Dance Fitness Certification class

Join WERQ Master Trainer, Danielle Porte, and get certified to teach the wildly addictive dance fitness class, WERQ! WERQ (pronounced “work”) is the fiercely fun dance fitness class based on pop and hip-hop music. 
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Michele Conlon awarded IGHSAU First Lady Award

Michele Conlon, head tennis professional at Recreational Services, has been named the recipient of the 2022 Iowa Girls High School Athletic Union's First Lady Award.
Special Olympics Iowa Unified Sports in front of champion unified athletics flag football team.

UI nationally recognized as Special Olympics Unified Champion School®

The University of Iowa is one of 68 schools in the country that has been selected as a Special Olympics Unified Champion School® for the class of 2021, thanks to the collaboration of the Recreational Services intramural sports program, the UI Special Olympics student organization, and Special Olympics Iowa.

NEW Les Mills class formats added