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Through the International Dada Archive, the University of Iowa brings art movements such as Dada and Fluxus to life in classrooms and homes ... “These works are not necessarily meant to be hung on a wall,” says Joyce Tsai, clinical associate professor in the College of Education and a curator at the UI ...
The afternoon discussion will focus on privilege and its manifestations in PK-12 schools and higher education, according to a statement from the UI's College of Education, which is hosting the events. The discussions are designed to foster ideas on how to better educate young black boys, the college said.

IOWA CITY — Two Iowa City women are accused of breaking into a University of Iowa dorm room and stealing items. According to UI police criminal complaints, at 9:45 p.m. Feb. 8, 21-year-old Chanel L. Terpstra and 19-year-old Madeline P. Wise entered a room in Catlett Hall, 350 N. Madison St. Police ...
Over the past 20 years, Iowa has experienced a generational disinvestment in public higher education. In 1998, the budget of the state of Iowa was $4.36 billion, there were 27,871 students on the University of Iowa campus, and the appropriation for the university was $223 million. Fast forward to 2018 and ...
The Canada-Norway Student Sounding Rocket (CaNoRock) exchange program is a partnership among higher-education institutions and space agencies in Canada and Norway. In its sixth year, the program introduces undergraduates to the nuts and bolts of conceiving and successfully executing a ...
Adam Weinstein, the Iowa City man who pleaded guilty to a string of sexual assaults around the University of Iowa campuses in 2015, was sentenced to seven years of jail time Monday. Weinstein entered an Alford plea last November for two charges. Judge Christopher Bruns ordered Monday that ...

As a first-generation college student from northwest Iowa coming to the University of Iowa in 1983, I remember the excitement, some fear of the unknown, and endless ... We're lifelong Iowans, so proud of the public-education tradition in Iowa — K-12, community colleges, and our regent universities.
The Daily Iowan Editorial Board calls on the Legislature to reflect on how strong state universities signify a strong Iowa. As the Iowa Legislature ... And yet, the Legislature sends a message with cuts to higher education and other programs benefiting Iowans that there is simply no other way. In a highly ...
AMES, Iowa — An Iowa State University animal geneticist was honored today for discoveries in swine genetics that have saved pork producers and ... have demonstrated a prolific spirit of innovation by the organization of U.S. and international universities; governmental and non-profit research institutes.
Still, the universities have and are continuing to take measures to curb excessive costs associated with letting faculty step away from teaching for a semester — sometimes longer. The University of Iowa, in its sabbatical request, reported reducing costs, “where possible, by having colleagues cover courses ...
University of Iowa cataloging 4,000 tiny literary jewels. Sun, Dec 10. Miniature books -- all measuring three inches or smaller -- are an intricate art form that dates back centuries, but don't try to read the text without your glasses on. Share Video; Facebook · Twitter · E-mail; Embed. Copy this code to your website or blog.
Changes from Washington are coming to Iowa's higher education institutions and those they serve, and campuses are bracing for — if not protesting ... as I do and I think many do — that education is one of the great ways to spur economic activity, why make it more onerous for colleges and universities?”.
A part of the original University of Iowa Seashore Hall, built in 1899, will ... after psychologist and dean the UI graduate college Carl Seashore.
Curtiss Hall (left) and the Campanile (right) on the Iowa State University campus in Ames on Friday, July 31, 2015. (Stephen Mally/The Gazette) ...
Fifty parents ― an increase from 30 in previous years ― will be awarded $1,000 deposits into a College Savings Iowa® plan during the Save ...
Monica Lewinsky, the social activist and former White House intern at the center of President Bill Clinton's impeachment, will speak at the ...
IOWA CITY, Iowa- The Iowa Board of Regents met to discuss the ... out of the market for Iowans,” said University of Iowa President Bruce Harreld. ... “So how do we pay for our tuition,” said Rob Humble, a Univ of Iowa Medical Student. .... Governor Says Universities' Tuition Increase Proposals Are Too High.

Iowa State University — which has seen its student body swell 44 ... the regent universities' general education funds in the 2017 budget year.
IOWA CITY, Iowa - Hundreds came out to show their support for the nearly 800,000 immigrants across American whose future is now in limbo.
University of Iowa eyes downtown land, pitches new entrepreneurial center ... IOWA CITY — The University of Iowa wants to buy a pair of adjoining properties ... center associated with the Tippie College of Business on the site. ... Your next Higher education articles. Iowa universities react to DACA decision .
University of Iowa and state corrections officials testing program that ... which inmates could earn college credit for courses taken in the prison.
To help get you ready, here is a guide for Eastern Iowans to help you prepare ... l University of Iowa — 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Pentacrest, 1 N.
President Trump poses with Liberty University President Jerry Falwell Jr., ... universities is condemning their school's president for his continued alignment ... from Liberty in 2002 and now works in higher education in Iowa.
Classes begin Monday at the University of Iowa. ... The university community said goodbye this summer to long-time administrator Tom Rocklin, who .... Board of Regents approved a tuition increase at each of the states three public universities. .... Take a look inside the College Street building up for auction.
The guys on the Iowa State University rugby team don't like losing. In fact, they kind of hate it, but defeat has been an all-too-frequent visitor of ...
Representatives of Iowa's largest universities said they regularly review ... University of Iowa policies state that the vice president for student life ...
A countdown clock to Monday's mid-day solar eclipse ticks steadily away, second by second, on the University of Iowa's Sciences Library ...
A Wellness Grant from liveWELL helped the college reach its ... of University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics) with interesting native Iowa plants ...
There's a lot of students coming in all at once," University of Iowa ... to feel about sending off her only daughters to college at the same time.
The presidents of Iowa's three state universities this week each denounced the racism and violence displayed last weekend in Virginia.
A proposal unveiled Monday by University of Iowa President Bruce ... by the presidents of the state's three public universities that lay out their ...
NEVADA(USA) : Grinnell College Iowa has assured the concerned Hindus that murti of Hindu deity Lord Ganesha will not be placed in renovated bathroom, in view of significant physical changes and construction projects resulting in moving of dedicated ...
Mehari Tekeste, left, and Mark Hanna at the experimental site. Researchers began collecting initial data last fall on university-owned farmland near Ames on an approximately 2-acre site following construction activities for the Dakota Access Pipeline ...
A new program will allow local students to complete first year coursework at Sioux City's Iowa State University Design West and also at Western Iowa Tech Community College before transferring to the ISU campus in Ames. ISU Associate Dean Cameron ...
AMES, Iowa -- A team at Iowa State University has developed a new website that will help people make their own custom, 3D maps.
Upper Iowa University has been put on notice by its accreditor, the Higher Learning Commission, after staff members at one of its locations for years mishandled academic and financial aid information.
The issue arose as part of a complaint to the board from Des Moines Register reporter Jason Clayworth, who had requested records detailing potential donors who flew in an Iowa State University-owned airplane with President Steven Leath. ISU initially ...
SIOUX CITY, Iowa (AP) - For the not so many people who have consumed them, Psoralea esculenta, or prairie turnips, are not considered to be the stuff of fine ...
That's what most business owners said as college students prepare for spring break. A chef at Molly's Cupcakes agreed.
NCC logo and tagline Sheldon, Iowa - Northwest Iowa Community College has been rated as the #2 2-year college in Iowa, according to a ranking compiled ...
University of Iowa students and sorority sisters Caleigh Bemont and Bridget Blair say they are two very different people.
The lights went out on nearly 30,000 MidAmerican Energy customers in the Iowa City area on Friday afternoon. A power outage affected 29,000 customers in Iowa City, Coralville and the University of Iowa campus and hospitals just after 2:30 p.m. and was ...
The union that represents 3,500 health care professionals at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics announced Friday it's filed a lawsuit against the Board of Regents, accusing it of failing to recognize an agreement the union ratified before ...
The president of the University of Iowa said Thursday that he was "this close" to turning toward political action committees to ensure that the Iowa Legislature gets filled with lawmakers who understand the value of the public research university to ...
The unrestricted portion of the general fund took a hit this fiscal year, FY17, due to de-appropriations directed at community colleges from the state legislature. "We had two de-appropriations," Pink said of statewide cuts to community colleges ...
IOWA CITY - A panel of higher education leaders made a pitch Thursday afternoon for renewed state support of higher education, noting public research universities have saved the nation, advanced technology and changed the world through intentional ...
Food pantries near University of Iowa say more college students are coming to them for food ... A survey that went to colleges across the country last year found nearly half of respondents are what they call "food insecure." So for many, that means ...
The dean of the University of Iowa's largest college announced this week that he will be stepping down next year.
Mary Sue Coleman - a former president of UI and the University of Michigan - is bringing "The Lincoln Project: Excellence and Access in Public Higher Education" for its first stop in Iowa to discuss the complicated intersections of financial aid ...
IOWA CITY - With Iowa's public universities scrambling to cut millions from their budgets after massive pullbacks in state support, one University of Iowa professor is pitching a new funding and governance model for the Board of Regents institutions ...


 

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