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Cleaning Up IIHR’s Backyard, the Iowa River

Posted on April 23rd, 2018

Almost 100 participants turned out for the Earth Day Weekend River Clean-Up along the Iowa River in Iowa City.

Volunteers help clean up the Iowa River.

A Chilly River Clean-up

Posted on October 30th, 2015

Oct. 17 marked the fourth year that staff, students, and community members have joined hands to help keep Iowa City’s portion of the river beautiful.

River cleanup volunteers pose for a photo.

Keeping the Iowa Beautiful: 2015 Riverwalk Clean-Up

Posted on October 8th, 2015

Help keep the Iowa River beautiful! Join other volunteers, students, faculty and staff for the Great Annual Riverwalk Clean-Up, Saturday, Oct. 17.

A volunteer pulls a tire out of the Iowa River.

River Clean-ups: An IIHR Service Tradition

Posted on July 29th, 2015

IIHR faculty, staff, and students continue to participate in river clean-ups like Project AWARE, which celebrated its 13th year this July on the Wapsipinicon River.

IIHR Supports River Clean-Up

Posted on October 30th, 2014

More than 20 volunteers took part in the Great Annual Iowa River Clean-Up, held on Oct. 25.

IIHR Engineer Dan Ceynar is a dedicated supporter of many river clean-up projects.

UI Groups Unite to Clean Up Iowa River

Posted on October 2nd, 2013

Volunteers are needed for an Iowa River Clean-Up project on Saturday, Oct. 12, from 9 a.m. to noon.

Project AWARE is a canoe-based river clean-up sponsored by the Iowa DNR.

Paradise with a Paddle

Posted on June 25th, 2013

Project AWARE moves to a different Iowa watershed for one week each July, bringing hundreds of canoe-based volunteers to clean up the stuff that shouldn’t be there.

Engineering Staff — Making a Difference

Posted on November 30th, 2012

Engineering Staff Making a DifferenceThe Engineering Staff Advisory Council (ESAC) was created to give staff a voice within the College of Engineering, and to represent the unique concerns of staff to the administration. In 2012, however, members of ESAC chose to add a new area of activity: community service. Cleaning Up the Riverbank ESAC’s community […]

Volunteers pose with the impressive pile of trash they picked up along the Iowa River on Saturday, June 2.

Cleaning Up

Posted on June 4th, 2012

Volunteers picked up more than 1,000 pounds of refuse along the Iowa River on Saturday, June 2.

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