Higher education

Changing the ‘rape culture’

IOWA CITY — As an undergraduate at the University of Iowa in 2003, Kira Pasquesi became a victim of sex assault. She told friends. And those ... »

Expense totals drop for Board of Regents consultant

IOWA CITY — In the three weeks from March 29 to April 19, a consulting firm hired by the Board of Regents to conduct an efficiency review of ... »

Iowa schools offer Iowa-only aid

CEDAR RAPIDS - Attention Iowa high school students: the colleges and universities in this state — all of them — want you.

And t ... »

Regents, presidents ask Iowa lawmakers to support new funding metrics

IOWA CITY — In a letter to the Iowa General Assembly, Board of Regents representatives and presidents from Iowa’s public universities ... »

University of Iowa students: Ending sexual violence is ‘on us’

IOWA CITY — Dozens of students crossing the University of Iowa campus on Tuesday halted their course at an unassuming table to sign a clipbo ... »

University of Iowa named ‘bike friendly’ for efforts to support bicycling

IOWA CITY — University of Iowa junior Andrew Hirst said he learned fast that getting across campus and navigating Iowa City was best done by ... »

University of Iowa professor witnesses epicenter of Hong Kong protests

IOWA CITY — The student-led, pro-democracy protests now in their fifth week in Chinese-controlled Hong Kong have been mostly peaceful. But U ... »

Regent majority supports freezing tuition

IOWA CITY — A majority of the nine members of the Board of Regents have expressed support for an unprecedented third straight tuition freeze ... »

Three Regents support University of Iowa undergraduate tuition freeze

IOWA CITY — In an about-face of an original proposal to increase tuition, three members of the Board of Regents — including President ... »

Tuition freeze enters political fray for Iowa governor candidates

DES MOINES — Democratic gubernatorial candidate Jack Hatch said Thursday he opposes a “surprise” tuition increase on students ... »

Regents consider policy on university-municipality tax deals

IOWA CITY — A proposed policy under consideration by the Board of Regents would require tax deals between its public universities and munici ... »

Iowa Regents expect some receipts from consultant this week

The Board of Regents this week is expecting to receive its first batch of expense receipts from a consulting firm hired to conduct an efficiency re ... »

Iowa Regents expect some receipts from consultant this week

The Board of Regents this week is expecting to receive its first batch of expense receipts from a consulting firm hired to conduct an efficiency re ... »

University of Iowa announces site, developer for new art museum

IOWA CITY — A much-anticipated new University of Iowa Museum of Art moved one step closer to reality Wednesday when administrators announced ... »

Regents shore up university cash reporting variances

IOWA CITY — Iowa’s three public universities do not report cash and cash equivalents the same way in their budgets, explaining in par ... »

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