Colin Parry
UIVA Secretary

Colin Parry is a second semester junior double majoring in Classics and Anthropology with a focus on the Latin Language. He served in the United States Marine Corps from 2009 to 2014 with 1st battalion, 7th Marines as a basic infantry rifleman, company level intelligence Marine, and rifle team leader, serving throughout south-east Asia, Afghanistan and Jordan. He came to the University of Iowa in 2014 as a transfer student as a pre-med student, but quickly discovered his passion and affinity for ancient languages. As Secretary of the UIVA he is tasked with maintain the administrative needs of the association and takes up many side projects as well, including the UIVA’s Marine Corps Birthday Celebration during Veteran’s Day Week.