Higher education

UI research links moderate alcohol use with heathy aging

IOWA CITY — Imagine you’re at the doctor’s office, faced with the standard health-related questions: Do you smoke? How much do ... »

Sex offense reports climb at University of Iowa

IOWA CITY — Amid heightened national scrutiny of campus sexual assaults, the University of Iowa is reporting a jump in sex offense reports, ... »

National professor association to investigate UI presidential search

IOWA CITY — The American Association of University Professors is sending two representatives from its national headquarters in Washington D. ... »

Tippie program aims to help female MBA students

When it comes to the number of women pursuing a master's in business administration, the University of Iowa realizes its numbers could be better. ... »

Interim UI president: Regents must decide whether to keep searches open

IOWA CITY — Any future boards of regents charged with hiring a new university president will have to decide whether they want to continue hol ... »

My Biz: Bookstore manager is a mainstay of Mount Mercy’s campus

Janie Mills was working as a greeting card representative when she decided to pursue a job at the Mount Mercy bookstore, because she liked the coll ... »

Big University of Iowa donors back new president, say support will not falter

IOWA CITY — Shortly after being chosen as the next University of Iowa president, J. Bruce Harreld called Roy J. Carver Jr. to introduce hims ... »

Coleman to follow Rawlings again

Just like she did at the University of Iowa in 1995, Mary Sue Coleman is following Hunter Rawlings again — but this time as head of the Asso ... »

Branstad tells UI faculty to 'calm down’ over Harreld hire

DES MOINES — Gov. Terry Branstad advised faculty members at the University of Iowa Tuesday to “calm down” and give incoming Presi ... »

University of Iowa faculty group calls for regents to be dismissed

IOWA CITY — Dozens of University of Iowa faculty members representing the institution’s largest college called Monday for the “ ... »

New University of Iowa president praised ‘healthier environment at UI’

IOWA CITY — Having just met July 8 with four members of the University of Iowa presidential search committee, J. Bruce Harreld sent an email ... »

University of Iowa Liberal arts college faculty rebukes new president

IOWA CITY — Several University of Iowa faculty, staff, and student groups recently have issued votes of no confidence or letters of disappoi ... »

New UI president met with four regents before application deadline

IOWA CITY — The day before applications were due for the vacant University of Iowa presidency, J. Bruce Harreld met with four members of the ... »

Big 12 schools, including Iowa State, charge visiting marching bands for seats

If Cyclone fans have to listen to “Texas Fight” after a Longhorn touchdown during the Oct. 31 homecoming game, they can take comfort ... »

Nearly 1 in 10 Iowa State students say they’ve experienced unwanted sexual misconduct

Nearly 1 in 10 Iowa State University students experienced some sort of unwanted sexual misconduct during their college years, according to results ... »