Higher education

Iowa State expecting enrollment slowdown

Iowa State University's decade of soaring enrollment is expected to level off this year, according to interim President Ben Allen, citing a drop in in ...

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New University of Iowa vice president Melissa Shivers a ‘tremendous asset’

IOWA CITY - The University of Iowa's next vice president of student life, who takes over for outgoing Tom Rocklin on June 30, is going to be an #x201c ...

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State audit: Former University of Iowa athletics IT director behind thousands in improper disbursements

IOWA CITY - Iowa's state auditor is advising the University of Iowa's athletics department to strengthen its internal controls and overall operations ...

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University of Iowa Alumni Association chairwoman resigns amid organization’s change

IOWA CITY - Amid significant changes to the University of Iowa's 150-year-old Alumni Association, the chairwoman of its board of directors abruptly re ...

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University of Iowa police host surprise birthday visit for teen with Fetal Alcohol Syndrome

IOWA CITY - When Amy DeLine reached out to University of Iowa Police Sgt. Dave Bloem about having officers at the department put together a birthday c ...

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Board of Regents to take 30 minutes of public comment at meetings

The Board of Regents on Wednesday unveiled more details about a long-awaited change allowing public comment at meetings, including that members of the ...

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Iowa State review suggests savings in keeping flight services

If Iowa State University uses its twin-engine aircraft at the rate it expects to - based on history and projected changes to its fight services progra ...

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Meyer, Griesbaum talk about University of Iowa settlement

DES MOINES - A former University of Iowa field hockey coach and her partner, a former associate athletic director, say they aren't gunning for UI Athl ...

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Student deaths bring 'serious' attention to University of Iowa risky behavior

IOWA CITY - We're going to fix this. University of Iowa Vice President of Student Life Tom Rocklin said as much in a text to a staffer after a freshm ...

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University of Iowa pays $6.5 million in Meyer, Griesbaum cases

The University of Iowa will pay $6.5 million to settle lawsuits asserting it discriminated against former Field Hockey Coach Tracey Griesbaum and form ...

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Lawmaker says Leopold Center veto not what it seems

Having spent a few days absorbing news the Leopold Center for Sustainable Agriculture will not be forced to close - as lawmakers initially proposed - ...

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Iowa regents list conflicts of interest

When Michael Richards was appointed to Iowa's Board of Regents one year ago, he listed about a dozen potential conflicts of interest on forms required ...

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Medical examiner: Ecstasy, pre-existing condition killed University of Iowa student Sean Wu

IOWA CITY - A University of Iowa freshman who died last month consumed the party drug Ecstasy, which aggravated his existing cardiological disease, ac ...

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Loebsack convenes with University of Iowa Health Care on concerns about mental health, lack of resources

U.S. Democratic Rep. Dave Loebsack doesn't have a crystal ball. He made as much clear Monday while meeting with University of Iowa Hospitals and Clini ...

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Women short on sports opportunities at University of Iowa, Northern Iowa

The University of Iowa and University of Northern Iowa fell short last year of providing equal sports opportunities for women - a standard at the hear ...

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