Higher education

International community colleges group will continue, but probably not in Cedar Rapids

CEDAR RAPIDS — An international consortium based at Kirkwood Community College will stay intact, despite up to $280,000 owed to the host col ... »

Dubuque bests Coe on the road

CEDAR RAPIDS — There was no home court advantage in the Iowa Conference men’s basketball tournament Thursday night.

Dubuque use ... »

University of Iowa grad and peeping victim lobbies for change to Iowa’s peeping law

IOWA CITY — A University of Iowa graduate who testified against an Iowa City landlord convicted in 2013 of spying on female tenants is now l ... »

Ta-Nehisi Coates lecture highlights challenges of being black in Iowa

IOWA CITY — Fellow students have told University of Iowa senior Justin Roberson that before coming to the university, they had never even se ... »

University presidents pitch new funding model

DES MOINES — If lawmakers don’t support a Board of Regents proposal to change the way it funds the state’s public universities ... »

Committee members named in search for new University of Iowa president

IOWA CITY — The Board of Regents on Thursday announced the names of the 21 people chosen to serve on a committee charged with searching for ... »

New University of Iowa dorm to be larger than first planned

IOWA CITY — Updated plans for a new University of Iowa residence hall have it housing 200 more students and standing two to five stories tall ... »

University of Iowa Artist behind KKK statue discusses ‘Fear of Art’

IOWA CITY — His Ku Klux Klan-likened sculpture was vandalized, cursed, censored, and dismantled before he was publicly vilified and humiliate ... »

Architect named for new University of Iowa Museum of Art

IOWA CITY — A highly-anticipated permanent replacement for the University of Iowa’s flood-devastated Museum of Art building now has a ... »

Students, faculty and staff weigh in on next University of Iowa president

IOWA CITY — University of Iowa students, faculty and staff have a picture in their minds of the institution’s next president.

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Iowa City economic group opposes regent funding plan

IOWA CITY — An Iowa City-based economic development group this week expressed concern to regents and lawmakers over a proposed change to how ... »

Regents to pay firm $200K for UI president search

IOWA CITY — The state Board of Regents is planning to pay an Atlanta-based firm $200,000 to assist in its search for a new University of Iowa ... »

Regents’ performance-based funding plan panned by privates, community colleges

DES MOINES — Shortsighted.

Not well thought out.

A threat to private colleges and community colleges.


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Board of Regents taps same firm it used for ISU and UNI president searches for UI process

IOWA CITY — The Board of Regents has chosen the same firm it used in recent searches for new presidents at Iowa State University and Univers ... »

University of Iowa to host ‘American Sniper’ panel Wednesday

The University of Iowa will host a veterans panel discussion Wednesday on the movie “American Sniper” and the veterans-related issues ... »

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