Education

University of Iowa notifying thousands of financial aid cuts

The University of Iowa on Wednesday notified 2,440 students receiving scholarships they won't be getting the money they're expecting in the next acade ...

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Lawmakers grill Iowa State president on spending

DES MOINES - Iowa's university presidents cited surging enrollment and faculty losses in asking lawmakers Wednesday for more money, but faced question ...

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Audit: Memories differ on whether Iowa State president followed protocol

AMES - An auditor on Wednesday reported to the Board of Regents that memories differ on whether Iowa State University President Steve Leath followed a ...

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North Cedar’s yearbook has rewarding history

CLARENCE - The yearbook is a recorded history of each school year's events and student body.The history of North Cedar's yearbook, Excalibur, came int ...

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University of Iowa to ditch coal by 2025

IOWA CITY - With the University of Iowa's goal of 40 percent renewable energy consumption by 2020 well in sight, UI President Bruce Harreld this week ...

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University of Iowa grad students question administration’s commitment to contracts

Despite University of Iowa assurances of better compensation over the next two years, graduate students on Tuesday asked why they should trust the adm ...

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University of Iowa planning piecemeal Children’s Hospital opening Saturday

IOWA CITY - After months of delay and staff reports of a spring opening, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics administrators Monday night announce ...

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Regent seeking confirmation questioned on controversial Iowa legislative issues

DES MOINES - Iowa Board of Regents member Michael Richards got caught in a political crossfire at the Capitol Monday, dodging questions about fetal ti ...

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Jelani Cobb, expert on race in America to speak at Coe College

CEDAR RAPIDS - With a backdrop of how issues of race impact the current political climate in the United States, Jelani Cobb says he plans to discuss h ...

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University of Iowa changes enrollment, aid practices in budget saving measures

IOWA CITY - Cost-cutting measures on the University of Iowa campus could impact student pocketbooks through financial aid changes, curtailed summer sc ...

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Board of Regents restarts union negotiations with University of Northern Iowa faculty

In restarting contract negotiations with the University of Northern Iowa faculty union Monday, the Board of Regents - under newly approved, limited, c ...

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Linn-Mar scraps facilities plan, still aiming for September bond

MARION - Linn-Mar Community School District officials are scrapping a plan that would have redistributed grade levels among the district's schools.The ...

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News Track: UI recoups costs of hosting Back Porch Revival

BACKGROUND The University of Iowa in August hosted its first-ever concert in Kinnick Stadium - a "Back Porch Revival" of A-list performers that drew ...

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Iowa alone in governing boys’ and girls’ high school sports separately

Iowans love high school sports and if you make it hard for them to watch state championships, they're going to ask why.What Iowans should be asking, s ...

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Linn-Mar Varsity Poms among nation’s best

ORLANDO, Fla. - The Linn-Mar Varsity Poms team has reached new heights.The team finished fourth in the Jazz portion of the 2017 UDA National Dance Com ...

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