Higher education

Former UNI President Ben Allen to serve as ISU interim president

A former Iowa State University dean, vice president, and provost who went onto serve as University of Northern Iowa president for seven years before r ...

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Iowa lawmakers grill regent appointees on funding, tuition, openness

DES MOINES - Members of Iowa's Senate Education Committee on Wednesday pressed three appointees to the Board of Regents on issues of government openne ...

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Iowa State President Leath forfeits $1.2 million by leaving

As Auburn University finalizes details of outgoing Iowa State University President Steven Leath's new contract, Iowa's Board of Regents confirms he's ...

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ISU President Leath leaving for Auburn

AMES - Steven Leath, who has led Iowa State University through unprecedented growth the past five years but recently came under fire for his use of un ...

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An unexpected honor for University of Iowa professor

IOWA CITY - It's not every day you get a letter from the French government naming you a knight.Raymond Mentzer, the University of Iowa's Daniel J Krum ...

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University of Iowa graduate students help city with class project

IOWA CITY - A group of University of Iowa graduate students are getting a taste of what it's like to work for a city government. About 25 Master of A ...

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University of Iowa health care union sues Board of Regents

The union that represents 3,500 health care professionals at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics announced Friday it's filed a lawsuit agains ...

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UI presidents, past and present, advocate for higher education

IOWA CITY - A panel of higher education leaders made a pitch Thursday afternoon for renewed state support of higher education, noting public research ...

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Regents ratify deal with UNI faculty union

The Board of Regents on Wednesday ratified a new, pared-down collective bargaining agreement with the University of Northern Iowa's faculty union afte ...

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Unwanted items at Iowa universities find new lives around the globe

IOWA CITY - Ever wonder what happens to those black-and-gold Iowa flags at Kinnick Stadium after they've been wind-whipped for the last time? Or Hawke ...

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University of Iowa starts admission waitlist

IOWA CITY - The University of Iowa has put its first students on an admission waitlist after imposing a new application deadline of March 1 in hopes o ...

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The youngest University of Iowa patients stretch out at new UI Stead Family Children’s Hospital

Gazing at her swaddled snoozing - and occasionally squeaking and startling - 5-pound 11-ounce daughter, Liz Lambert on Friday said she's feeling more ...

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University of Iowa reinstates cut scholarships

IOWA CITY - In the face of widespread blowback over its decision to cut millions worth of scholarships from thousands of students, the University of I ...

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Two new members to join Board of Regents

Two new faces will join the Board of Regents that oversees the state's public universities, Gov. Terry Branstad announced Wednesday, but board Preside ...

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University of Iowa graduate student union reject new contract offer

IOWA CITY - The University of Iowa graduate student union Tuesday rejected a #x201c;gutted#x201d; contract offer from the Board of Regents after legis ...

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