Fulbright FLTA Videos Produced

In the spring of 2014, we recorded some video footage with plans to produce several short segments that convey the IOWA experience through the stories of three visiting Fulbright FLTA instructors. Below are the videos that were ultimately produced. Amira Rammah – Fulbright – Arabic Pius Nambuta – Fulbright – Swahili Maged Nofal – Fulbright – Arabic Yiseul Yu… Read More

WorldCanvass: Food for Thought Event (Video)

The three videos below, produced by UI Media Production, are from the WorldCanvass Food for Thought event on 20 January 2015.   Topic: Food, Imagination, and the Power of Memory Participants Linda Snetselaar, UI associate provost for outreach and engagement Lauren Rabinovitz, UI professor, Department of American Studies Chuck Swanson, executive director, Hancher Auditorium  … Read More

3D Printed Fibonacci Zoetrope Sculptures in Motion (Video)

Fibonacci Zoetrope Sculptures from Pier 9 on Vimeo. These are 3-D printed sculptures designed to animate when spun under a strobe light. The placement of the appendages is determined by the same method nature uses in pinecones and sunflowers. The rotation speed is synchronized to the strobe so that one flash occurs every time the… Read More

Pius Nambuta – Fulbright FLTA – Swahili

Pius was at the University of Iowa during the 2013 – 2014 academic year as a Fulbright FLTA teaching Swahili. This video shares a few of his experiences at the University of Iowa. This video was produced with Studio resources and staff, as well as support from ALLNet, the Language Media Center, and the Division of World… Read More