With more than a year of construction to go on a new 38,500-square-foot, two-level Hawkeye wrestling practice facility, the University of Iowa is moving to officially name it after a family that made the $7 million lead gift.
Articles Tagged: University of Iowa
Higher Ed Oct. 28, 2022 6:00 am215d ago
After dipping slightly during the height of COVID-19, visits to the University of Iowa Office of the Ombudsperson — which provides “problem solving and conflict resolution” services to students, faculty, and staff — increased to 661 in the budget year that just ended.
Higher Ed Oct. 25, 2022 12:31 pm218d ago
In new international university rankings out Tuesday comparing an expanding number of research institutions and their scholarly impact across multiple disciplines, both of Iowa’s ranked universities continued to lose ground – with Iowa State sliding 26 spots.
Higher Ed Oct. 17, 2022 7:41 am226d ago
Three years after two University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics nurses and one UIHC physical therapist filed a lawsuit accusing their employer of violating federal and state code in how and when they paid employees, the Board of Regents has agreed to settle the class-action case for $15 million.
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News Oct. 16, 2022 6:00 am227d ago
Recap of news from across the state
Higher Ed Oct. 16, 2022 8:49 am227d ago
Colleges, universities, and trade schools are ramping up nurse-related partnerships, scholarships, internships, and mentorships in hopes of meeting the workforce’s increasingly dire needs.
Hawkeye Wrestling Oct. 17, 2022 8:24 am226d ago
All eyes are on Iowa, legendary Hawkeye wrestling coach Dan Gable said Friday during the closing keynote portion of The Gazette’s sixth annual Iowa Ideas conference.
Higher Ed Oct. 12, 2022 5:14 pm230d ago
Like the number and percent of American high school graduates taking the ACT – as more colleges and universities make standardized test scores optional in their admission process – the national average ACT composite score is dropping, reaching its lowest point in more than 30 years.
Higher Ed Oct. 4, 2022 6:00 am239d ago
A month after an oversight board O
Higher Ed Oct. 3, 2022 4:53 pm239d ago
The state has agreed to pay a North Liberty couple nearly $4 million after their toddler son died in 2018 from an undiagnosed strep infection following days of visits to University of Iowa-affiliated clinics and facilities.
Higher Ed Oct. 2, 2022 11:20 am241d ago
The University of Iowa Athletics Department “appears to be in compliance with Title IX’s equitable treatment provisions,” according to the first annual report produced by a compliance monitor the university was required to obtain last year as part of a settled Title IX lawsuit.
Higher Ed Oct. 11, 2022 10:55 am232d ago
The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences is amending requirements that administrators say would give students more flexibility, but that opponents worry could mean “radical changes.”
Higher Ed Sep. 28, 2022 3:16 pm244d ago
University of Iowa Health Care leaders recently notified employees that nurses in the coming weeks will face “some of the most challenging” staffing to date – warning, specifically, that nurses in some units at times will have to take on five patients.
Campaigns & Elections Sep. 27, 2022 6:56 pm245d ago
The Iowa Democratic gubernatorial nominee reached out to different generations of Iowans for support this week with stops in Des Moines and in Iowa City.
Higher Ed Sep. 26, 2022 10:04 am247d ago
A study published Aug. 18 in the prestigious Nature Genetics journal identified 60 genes that contribute to autism largely via inherited genes from parents who don’t have autism or cognitive differences – including five never before implicated in the condition.