Education

Hawkeye Marching Band leader directs his swan song

IOWA CITY - Among all the saxophone players in the 260-person University of Iowa Hawkeye Marching Band, Melissa Myers assumed she'd be just another bo ...

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Video: First female drum major for the Hawkeye Marching Band since 1940s takes attention in stride

It may be a surprise to Analisa Iole, but people have taken notice of her presence as the drum major for the Iowa Hawkeyes Marching Band. Even though ...

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A Veterans Day to remember

CLARENCE - Last week's Veterans Day assembly at the North Cedar High School was a tribute to those who have served and a long overdue thanks to a spec ...

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Popular YouTuber visits University of Iowa driving simulator

The University of Iowa's National Advanced Driving Simulator is getting some international exposure from a popular YouTuber who filmed a segment there ...

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University of Iowa honors Nile Kinnick, Hayden Fry, other veterans

IOWA CITY - They may be two of the Hawkeyes' biggest football names, but Nile Kinnick and Hayden Fry were honored by the University of Iowa for a diff ...

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University of Iowa pursuing innovation center

IOWA CITY - During a University of Iowa workshop with an international leader in design and innovation thinking, Iowa City Area Development Group Pres ...

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University of Iowa ranked among top colleges for adult learners

With more people returning to college as job requirements change and layoffs often prompt a career change, 40 percent of all college students today ar ...

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Marion elementary students get hands-on in eliminating food waste

MARION - Students at a Linn-Mar Community School District elementary school are getting a hands-on approach to environmental science while learning to ...

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University of Iowa kicks off ‘academic organization’ forums

A University of Iowa forum Monday aimed at fielding #x201c;bold proposals#x201d; for ways it can position itself to achieve strategic goals yielded no ...

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University of Iowa changes leadership strategy

IOWA CITY - About 18 months after University of Iowa President Bruce Harreld established two teams to oversee progress on its strategic plan, he's rep ...

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Cedar Rapids Community School District’s plan to close schools, raze others and build goes to board next

CEDAR RAPIDS - Big changes to the Cedar Rapids Community School District's facilities are necessary if the system wants to remain viable, people invol ...

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Kirkwood down to four finalists for presidency

IOWA CITY - Seven months away from Mick Starcevich's final day as president, Kirkwood Community College has four finalists to succeed him - including ...

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2017 All-State Music Festival: Eastern Iowa students selected in band, orchestra and chorus

The top music students from across the state will come together and perform in band orchestra and chorus at the 71st Annual Iowa High School All-State ...

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Last public input session tonight on Cedar Rapids school facilities plan

CEDAR RAPIDS - The last of three scheduled public input sessions is set for tonight on a Cedar Rapids Community School District plan that could dramat ...

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Iowa State vice president resigns one year after new job created

Just over a year after Iowa State University created a new vice president position upon its loss of longtime administrator Warren Madden, the person i ...

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