Judge clears way for execution of award in University of Iowa Children's Hospital spat
IOWA CITY - A Johnson County judge Tuesday confirmed a hold on a request to seize University of Iowa assets had expired, clearing the way for the Johnson County Sheriff's Office to take the millions UI owes a contractor.
Judges pepper attorneys with questions about University of Iowa Children's Hospital
DES MOINES - An attorney representing the University of Iowa in its fight with a contractor over work on its new Stead Family Children's Hospital dug in Thursday before three Court of Appeals judges, arguing an arbitration panel never should have considered the dispute and thus isn't immune from UI action against it.
University of Tennessee professor wins $100,000 award for poetry
Joy Harjo is the recipient of the Ruth Lilly Poetry Prize, which recognizes the work of a living American poet for outstanding lifetime accomplishments.
Impact 100 Grand Awards Celebration: Lynn University, Boca Raton
More than 300 women made a big ‘impact’ when they gathered for Impact 100 Palm Beach County’s Grand Awards Celebration to award $320,000 to five nonprofits in…
Miss Auburn University pageant brings top awards to The Plains
Pageant co-directors Brad Smith, assistant director of student involvement, and Mindy Street, director of development, were named the 2018 directors of the year.
A look at tuition costs at Iowa's colleges and universities by the numbers
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Iowa State, University of Iowa listed among top patent producers
IOWA CITY - Iowa State University and the University of Iowa are being recognized among the top universities in the world to obtain U.S. patents, reflecting the campuses' increasing emphasis on economic development.
Iowa City, University of Iowa police learn defensive tactics from Hawkeye wrestlers
IOWA CITY - Local police got a few tips on defensive tactics from the University of Iowa wrestling team.
Audit critical of University of Iowa police handling of data, security in station [The Gazette,...
May 31– May 31–IOWA CITY — Many of the technology practices and systems used by University of Iowa police do not comply with best practices or federal mandates, leaving spaces, computer servers and “sensitive and confidential data” vulnerable. “Department of P
How Christopher Merrill created University of Iowa's 'United Nations of writers'
IOWA CITY - Nearly two decades ago in his home state of Massachusetts, Christopher Merrill found himself in the 'really sweet position' of distinguished writer-in-residence on the manicured campus of the College of the Holy Cross, where he held the William H. Jenks Chair in Contemporary Letters.
University of Iowa faculty members have questions about utilities partnership
IOWA CITY - Some University of Iowa faculty members Tuesday voiced skepticism about an idea administrators aired last week to partner with a company for the operation of the massive campus utilities operation.
University of Iowa among top phishing targets, Kaspersky Lab says
A widely used global cybersecurity firm - scrutinized last year for its ties to Russia - unveiled this week that universities are prime prey for fraudsters, and the University of Iowa is a favorite target.
Audit critical of University of Iowa police handling of data, security in station
IOWA CITY - Many of the technology practices and systems used by University of Iowa police do not comply with best practices or federal mandates, leaving spaces, computer servers and 'sensitive and confidential data' vulnerable.
In 'final stages' of one public-private partnership, University of Iowa hints at more
IOWA CITY - The University of Iowa is in the 'final stages of negotiating' with a 'handful' of potential partners to operate its $1 billion utilities system - after administrators earlier this year announced they were exploring whether such a public-private collaboration could generate new revenue.
Top Iowa Court Upholds $85K Award in Workplace Discrimination Case
The Iowa Supreme Court has upheld an $85,000 discrimination judgment against a company whose owner repeatedly called a black worker "chocolate" and other r
Emmetsburg eighth grader receives Iowa’s top volunteer award
By KATIE BORKOWSKI [email protected] EMMETSBURG – Even if service hours weren’t required at Emmetsburg Catholic, Aliza Woodford would still vol...
How to avoid a Thanksgiving family meltdown? University of Iowa therapist has some tips
IOWA CITY - Holiday season is around the corner, which for many means lots of quality time with family and some potential pitfalls.
Ada native awarded top scholarship
Wil Crawford, a graduate of Latta High School and East Central University, has received the Hatton W. Summers Scholarship from Oklahoma City University School of Law.
University of Arizona volcanologist among 10 'scientists to watch'
Chris Hamilton, of the University of Arizona's Lunar and Planetary Laboratory, he has been recognized with several early-career awards.
Life-Lessons at Adversity University
Have you ever experienced what looks like God’s guidance? Anyone who’s ever experienced a clear-cut case of it will tell more or less the same story: “It was done in such a way that I couldn’t possibly have missed the point! The whole experience looked like it was designed to point to God, to give …