Education

Better Kinnick cell service expected for football season

IOWA CITY - For many football fans, it's not enough to watch the action on the field. They want to take photos or video and text friends watching the ...

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Iowa Board of Regents bond refundings have saved $101 million since 2001

The Board of Regents enterprise since 2001 has saved more than $101 million by refinancing bonds - with most of those savings coming since the Great R ...

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Coralville church helping kids go back to school

TIFFIN - A Coralville church is helping area children and their families go back to school on a high note.LIFEchurch kicks off its sixth annual #x201c ...

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University of Iowa: ‘We denounce the KKK’

IOWA CITY - With at least nine U.S. cities bracing for far-right rallies this weekend after a widely-publicized event in Charlottesville turned violen ...

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Corbett: Abolish Iowa’s Board of Regents

DES MOINES - Days after Iowa's public universities unveiled proposals to raise tuition by as much as 41 percent in five years, GOP gubernatorial candi ...

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Iowa Board of Regents narrows executive director search to five

A Board of Regents committee has narrowed a pool of 42 applicants to become its next executive director down to five semifinalists - including an ethi ...

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Forum tonight on Iowa City school bond

IOWA CITY - The League of Women Voters of Johnson County host a forum concerning the Iowa City Community School District's $191.5 million school bond ...

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Drainage issue prompts modifications to Mount Mercy athletic complex site

CEDAR RAPIDS - Flash flooding has been a known issue along E Avenue NE for years, but design and construction of a new Mount Mercy University athletic ...

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Iowa university leaders denounce Virginia ‘terrorism’

The presidents of Iowa's three state universities this week each denounced the racism and violence displayed last weekend in Virginia.As students star ...

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Students inundate Iowa campuses as move in begins

IOWA CITY - Bunk beds, mini-fridges, microwaves and hangers. Parents filling bins with bags, stuffed with pants and sweaters. Roommates sorting mi ...

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University of Iowa’s aggressive tuition plan meets opposition

IOWA CITY - University of Iowa President Bruce Harreld made a pitch Monday to hike resident undergraduate tuition 41 percent over the next five years, ...

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Total of 46 NCAA minor violations last year for UI, ISU and UNI

Iowa State University reported fewer than half the NCAA violations in 2016-17 it had the previous year, but that wasn't the goal for Kurt Hunsaker, IS ...

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Board of Regents to whittle down list of candidates for executive director

Iowa's Board of Regents plans to meet next week to identify semifinalists to replace the board's former Executive Director Robert Donley - one month a ...

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Excitement building at new Liberty High School in North Liberty

NORTH LIBERTY - With the first day of school less than two weeks away, Scott Kibby says the excitement is mounting at Liberty High School in North Lib ...

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Iowa budget woes unlikely to mean more tuition increases this year than has already been proposed

Even if Iowa lawmakers reconvene this fall to deal with worsening 2017 budget projections and increase cuts for state departments and programs - like ...

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