Higher education

Einstein proven right about space-time: UI expert explains significance

IOWA CITY - The monumental space-time discovery announced Thursday will change the way scientists look at the universe, according to a University of I ...

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Iowa university presidents ask for $20 million more from state

DES MOINES - The residents of Iowa's three regents' universities asked a legislative budget panel for an additional $20 million next year to help meet ...

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University of Iowa Health Care restructures its leadership

University of Iowa Health Care is restructuring its leadership, putting Jean Robillard in charge both of medical affairs and the Roy J. and Lucille A. ...

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University of Iowa goat escape could prompt procedure changes

IOWA CITY - A University of Iowa-owned goat nabbed this week after his widely-publicized escape sent authorities on a 10-day chase will not go to a #x ...

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Kirkwood President Starcevich reprimanded for plagiarism

The Kirkwood Board of Trustees have officially reprimanded the school's president for plagiarizing a portion of remarks he made during a recent employ ...

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Nursing graduates win lawsuit against Iowa Wesleyan

A judge has ordered Iowa Wesleyan University in Mount Pleasant to pay $525,000 to seven 2013 nursing graduates after a jury ruled in favor of the grad ...

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Friends of University of Iowa student say he was expelled following online threat referencing Gang Lu shooting

IOWA CITY - The University of Iowa's threat assessment team recently investigated a #x201c;concerning comment on social media#x201d; but concluded the ...

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University of Iowa expert says Iowa caucuses could become irrelevant

Iowa's 2016 caucuses are in the books, and one University of Iowa analyst said - in some ways - this year was unlike any other, potentially signaling ...

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Obama proposes incentive for better employer-community college relations

CEDAR RAPIDS - In an attempt to make the bonds between business and community college even closer, President Barack Obama is set to propose Tuesday a ...

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University of Iowa research finds black children, as young as 5, face negative stereotypes

A significant body of research exists showing pervasive stereotypes linking black men with violence and criminality, and a group of University of Iowa ...

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University of Iowa recovers lost goat

The University of Iowa has got its goat. Ten days after a goat bolted from a portable carrier outside the UI Research Park, a resident Monday spotted ...

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University of Iowa, University of Northern Iowa name new College of Education deans

The University of Iowa has chosen a new dean for its College of Education - Daniel L. Clay, a former UI faculty member and current College of Educatio ...

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Iowa State links media with anti-Muslim ideas

Media outlets across the nation and world daily report on conflicts in the Middle East, violence perpetrated by Islamic terrorist groups, and the spre ...

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Inside the University of Iowa's Dance Marathon: Small steps for a big cause

IOWA CITY - I don't know which hurt more, my legs at Mile 21 of the Chicago Marathon, or my legs at Hour 21 of the University of Iowa Dance Marathon. ...

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Study: Rethinking how to use farmland

A new Iowa State University study shows significant portions of Iowa farmland lose money in the current era of low commodity prices and high input cos ...

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