Higher education

Monica Lewinsky to speak at University of Iowa

Social activist Monica Lewinsky will speak on the University of Iowa campus next week in a message titled, #x201c;The Price of Shame,#x201d; the UI Le ...

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Mark Braun sole finalist for Iowa Board of Regents executive director

After nearly two decades in the Iowa Board of Regents system - including stints as a University of Iowa lobbyist, chief of staff, and vice president - ...

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Nearly $1.7 million from Koch Foundation going to Iowa State University

Iowa State University has announced it will accept nearly $1.7 million from the Charles Koch Foundation for a program of study on Midwest markets and ...

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Iowa regents look to change review of program accreditation

Iowa's Board of Regents is considering nixing a mandate that all accreditation reports affirming university programs meet national standards come befo ...

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A student, a researcher, a Regent and a lawmaker weigh in on higher education funding

  Audio: replay conversations from Iowa Ideas 2017 It's almost certain that tuition at Iowa's public universities will increase in the 2018-19 schoo ...

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Lawsuits allege University of Iowa mishandled sexual assault, harassment complaints

Two former University of Iowa graduate students are suing the UI based on allegations the university mishandled allegations of sexual assault and sexu ...

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University of Iowa employment review not started, five months after announcement

IOWA CITY - Five months have passed since the University of Iowa announced plans to review its employment practices after losing a high-profile discri ...

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Iowa universities cite evidence they’re economic engines

In arguing for a bigger slice of the state's funding pie, Iowa's public universities have painted themselves as economic engines that launch companies ...

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Acclaimed AIDS researcher to lead sprawling UI Health Care

IOWA CITY - An internationally known AIDS researcher from Minnesota will be the University of Iowa's next vice president for medical affairs, leading ...

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News Track: As predicted, Iowa regent campuses see fewer international students

BACKGROUNDLast fall's election and rhetoric around border security and immigration prompted some to voice concern about potential fallout on college c ...

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ISU internal finalist Wendy Wintersteen: No time to educate an outsider

AMES - Iowa State University has a lot of pressing issues, and it doesn't have time to wait for an outsider to catch up, Wendy Wintersteen told a crow ...

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Despite hikes, tuition income falls short

With Iowa's Board of Regents virtually certain to raise tuition again, the state's public universities reported news this week that's sure to complica ...

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Candidate: Iowa State can lead the way on ending hunger

AMES - Everyone's seeking the model for a successful institution of higher education in the 21st century, and University of Central Florida Provost an ...

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Fourth Iowa State presidential prospect is only internal finalist

Wendy Wintersteen has been at Iowa State University since 1979, serving in a range of roles, from professor to director to associate dean and now endo ...

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Former Iowa State President Leath lures away Chief of Staff Lackey

When former Iowa State University President Steven Leath started work in Ames in 2012, he brought with him longtime aid Miles Lackey to serve as chief ...

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