Rotary Club of Iowa City A.M.

 
 
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Welcome to our club!

Iowa City A.M.

Service Above Self

We meet Tuesdays at 7:00 AM
Kirkwood Room
515 Kirkwood Avenue
Iowa City, IA  52240
United States
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The speaker for January 17 was Greg Prickman, UI Director of Special Collections.
The Jan. 10 speaker was Liz Kiscaden, Director, Greater Midwest Region for National Network of Libraries of Medicine based at Hardin Library.
What Jazzes You Up with Casey Cook interviewing Amy Nicholson was the subject of the January 3 meeting.
We did a hands-on service project during the meeting time on December 27.
This week the speakers were all members in attendance.  Phil Peterson presided over the meeting and Deb Pullin-VanAucken was program chair.
Casey Cook interviewed our three newest club members, Rachel Marquardt, Kade Hammes and Kathy Bowers with "What Jazzes You Up?"
Amanda McFadden led an interactive session on defining our Rotary elevator speech and determining what jazzes each of us up about Rotary and the AM Club. 
Jaime Nevins or Back Together Massage was the speaker who was introduced by Cassi Elton, the November program chair.
Mallory Hellman, Director of the Iowa Youth Writing Project (IYWP) presented the weekly program.
Bob Oppliger was the guest speaker; his topic was biking (or walking) as a form of exercise
Mark Patton shared his bike trip with the club.
The District 6000 Youth Exchange Committee is looking for outbound exchange students for the 2017-18 year.
 
2016-17 District 6000 Outbound Exchange Students
The speaker for October 4 was Brian Greer, Fire Marshal, Iowa City Fire Department.
District Governor Chris Knapp, Deb Dunkhase, Vernette Knapp
 
The Sept. 27th presenter was District Governor, Chris Knapp.
The speaker was David Goodner, volunteer with Iowa City Catholic Worker.
Jack Tank introduced the speaker for the Sept. 6 meeting, John McGillicuddy, who talked about the agricultural and socio-political environment in the Ukraine.
The Sept. 13 speaker was Thomas D. Farnsworth, attorney with Kinnamon, Kinnamon, Russo, Meyer, KIeegan and Farnsworth.  His topic was about criminal sentencing and the criminal justice system in Johnson County.
Mark Patton and Thomas Farnsworth
Casey Cook conducted a "What Jazzes You Up" with District Governor Elect, Mike Ruby and his partner Joanne.
Today's meeting was a club assembly to discuss how the club is doing and how it can improve.
Pam Ries, Program Director for UI's REACH Program was the speaker on August 16.
RYLA and World Affairs Seminar participants were speakers on August 9.
Liz Ford, Director, Iowa City Animal Care and Adoption Center was the speaker.
 
Casey Cook introduced Andree Schmidt as the week's speaker, who is an Acquatic Rehab specialist working at the North Dodge pool.
 
Andree Schmidt and Casey Cook
The speakers were Stephanie Fieckenster and Sara Klemuk from the Wendell Johnson Speech and Hearing Center
Deb Galbraith led "What Jazzes You Up" to interview new members Roxie Mitchell, Phil Jordan and Cole Lavarias.
 
Deb Galbraith with Roxie Mitchell, Phil Jordan and Cole Lavarias
 
 
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New Grant Center makes applying for grants easier
We are pleased to announce the debut of the new Grant Center, formerly known as the grant application tool. The new site has a fresh look and better organization. The grant application includes clearly defined steps so it’s easier for you to track your progress. Learn more about grants and how to apply.
The Rotary Foundation ranked in list of top charities
CNBC has ranked The Rotary Foundation No. 3 in its annual list of Top 10 Charities Changing the World in 2016. The list includes some of the largest and highest-rated charities that help women, children, the poor, and the environment throughout the world, according to Charity Navigator, and that maintain high standards of financial health, accountability, and transparency of reporting. The Foundation was noted for connecting 1.2 million members from more than 200 geographic areas to tackle the world's most pressing humanitarian challenges, including projects that focus on disease prevention,...
Australian entrepreneur announces $1 million gift to Rotary
On Wednesday, over breakfast with the Rotary Club of Wahroonga, New South Wales, Australian entrepreneur and philanthropist Dick Smith announced a donation of AU$1 million to Rotary (about US$750,000), citing admiration of Rotary members for the time they devote to others. The Rotary Australia Benevolent Society (RABS) will administer the funds. “With 29,500 Rotarians in 1,100 clubs throughout Australia, we have an army of volunteers eager to assist those in need,” says Michael Perkins, RABS chair. “The impact of this donation will be felt throughout all of Australia, from the cities to the...
Convention: City of peace
Though Atlanta has seen its share of violence and inequity over time, today it brims with reminders that there is another way. Get inspired while you’re visiting for the 2017 Rotary International Convention from 10 to 14 June. Take a short walk from the convention center to the Center for Civil and Human Rights. There, you can see the handwritten notes, speeches, and sermons of civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr., experience an interactive 1960s-era lunch counter “sit-in,” and learn more about persecuted groups all over the world. A streetcar will take you to the Martin Luther King Jr...
The Rotary Foundation ranked in list of top charities
CNBC has ranked The Rotary Foundation No. 3 in its annual list of Top 10 Charities Changing the World in 2016. The list includes some of the largest and highest-rated charities that help women, children, the poor, and the environment throughout the world, according to Charity Navigator, and that maintain high standards of financial health, accountability, and transparency of reporting. The Foundation was noted for connecting 1.2 million members from more than 200 geographic areas to tackle the world’s most pressing humanitarian challenges, including projects that focus on disease prevention,...
 
Speakers
David Gier - UI Directory, School of Music
Jan 24, 2017
The New Voxman Music Building
Daniel Clay
Jan 31, 2017
UI Dean of the College of Education: Trends in Colleges of Education
Dimy Doresca and Bob Walker
Feb 07, 2017
JPEC’s international outreach and programs
Dawn Bowlus, Director
Feb 14, 2017
Jacobson Institute for Youth Entrepeneurship/K-12 programs
Lynn Allendorf, Director
Feb 21, 2017
JPEC/Venture School
David Hensley,Executive Director of JPEC
Feb 28, 2017
Enterprise Leadership and Academics, Founders Club, Student Orgs., Outreach, New Initiatiatives