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Iowa Regent appointments would leave one Democrat

IOWA CITY — If Iowa senators confirm the three new Board of Regents members recommended this week by Gov. Terry Branstad, the board will inc ... »

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 accidentally recruits elementary school kids

IOWA CITY — A spokesman for the University of Iowa says a coding error caused more than 1,000 elementary school aged kids to receive college ... »

Broken pulley to blame for flags not flying over Iowa City’s Old Capitol

IOWA CITY — There’s a good reason why the American flag hasn’t been flying from the flagpole atop the Old Capitol Museum build ... »

University of Iowa professor Bloom granted sabbatical in New York

IOWA CITY — The Board of Regents on Wednesday approved sabbaticals in the next year for 110 faculty members, including University of Iowa pr ... »

UI faculty asked Mason not to sign letter to lawmakers

IOWA CITY — Many University of Iowa faculty members don’t support changes the Board of Regents approved earlier this year to how it w ... »

UI graduate students want better pay, tuition waived, fees reimbursed

IOWA CITY — The University of Iowa graduate student union is asking for higher pay, full tuition scholarships, and fee reimbursements for it ... »

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 ... »

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 ... »

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 ... »

State lawmakers debate university funding model

CORALVILLE -- The intended and unintended consequences of a new proposal for funding Iowa's public universities came under review by lawmakers this ... »

ISU employees question changes to vetted operations

AMES — During a public forum Monday at Iowa State University that invited the community to weigh in and ask questions about proposed efficie ... »

International authors practice craft in Iowa City

IOWA CITY — Boaz Gaon remembers the day an Israeli woman approached him after watching a play he had written.

She said the work led h ... »

University of Iowa faculty question Deloitte on cuts, ask for details

IOWA CITY — University of Iowa staff and faculty members on Thursday had plenty of pointed questions for consultants who last week suggested ... »