DES MOINES - A former University of Iowa field hockey coach and her partner, a former associate athletic director, say they aren't gunning for UI Athletic Director Gary Barta to be fired, despite his role in discrimination claims that ... »
Harry Hillaker, who has been state climatologist since 1988, helps Iowa farmers predict when to plant and how their crops will grow over the summer.
He also tracks soil moisture, knows century-old weather records and explains how land use patter ... »
The good news is the percentage of polluted lakes, rivers and streams in Iowa that are able to be assessed every two years decreased slightly from 2014 to 2016, according to a new draft report from the Iowa Department of Natural Resources.
The ba ... »
The University of Iowa will pay $6.5 million to settle lawsuits asserting it discriminated against former Field Hockey Coach Tracey Griesbaum and former Associate Athletics Director Jane Meyer, the UI announced Friday.
The settlement, which includ ... »
IOWA CITY - Mae Grahs spent a lot of time scanning the water as a lifeguard to save up for an Iowa City West High trip to Ecuador and the Galapagos Islands.
In less than a month, she'll be in the water - snorkeling and seeing distinctive animals t ... »
The University of Iowa and University of Northern Iowa fell short last year of providing equal sports opportunities for women - a standard at the heart of federal gender equity law and an issue raised in the civil trial of a former UI athletics administ ... »
A Polk County judge will not postpone the employment discrimination trial of a fired University of Iowa field hockey coach.
Tracey Griesbaum's civil trial against the UI, the Iowa Board of Regents and the state is to start June 5, despite the UI' ... »
The University of Iowa wants to postpone the trial of a former field hockey coach who's suing the UI for employment discrimination.
Tracey Griesbaum, who was fired by the UI in 2014 after several student-athletes complained of verbal abuse, is s ... »