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Anthony ‘Sapp’ Clemmons’ wild ride to Iowa City

TOM CLOS

December 12, 2012

Filed under Sports

At 6-1 and 192 pounds, it would be tough for the average person to confuse freshman point-guard Anthony Clemmons for Warren Sapp. Inside the Iowa locker-room however, the Hawkeye will forever be linked to the former 330-pound...

Hawkeye women’s basketball boasts several Minnesotans

BEN ROSS

December 12, 2012

Filed under Sports

Several members of Iowa’s women’s basketball team say they have found a second home, and even second family, in Iowa City after traveling here from their home state of Minnesota. “Iowa is just a place close to...

Iowa men’s track benefits from volunteer assistant coaches

TOMMY REINKING

December 12, 2012

Filed under Sports

While all Big Ten track teams have coaches and players, the Iowa men’s track team has a multitude of volunteer assistant coaches, something most conference teams don’t have. “They do everything from running...

Hawkeye freshman wrestler Clark makes statement

SAM LOUWAGIE

December 12, 2012

Filed under Sports

Iowa wrestling fans won’t see much of Cory Clark this season. But if the year’s first few weeks have been any indication, they’ll hear about him plenty. Clark, a prize recruit from Pleasant Hill, Iowa, made...

Iowa women’s swimmers take home weekly awards

DI STAFF

December 12, 2012

Filed under Sports

The Iowa women’s swimming and diving team dominated the weekly awards given out by the Big Ten conference after a victorious meet in Iowa City on Dec. 7. The Hawkeyes swept the weekly awards table for the first time in school...

The implications of the Court’s upcoming decision

DI EDITORIAL BOARD

December 12, 2012

Filed under Opinions

Last week, the U.S. Supreme Court decided to hear the arguments of two separate cases that challenge the legality of prohibiting same-sex marriage. The court now has a critical and important decision to make that will either...

Inglis: On the cliff

MCCULLOUGH INGLIS

December 12, 2012

Filed under Opinions

Amid the political impasse that has come to define negotiations about the fiscal cliff, the Congressional Budget Office has released figures that underline why Congress and the president can't seem to broker a deal. If Congress...

Ponnada: Finals frenzy

SRI PONNADA

December 12, 2012

Filed under Opinions

As the end of the semester crept up, thousands of students found themselves stressing about finals being well on their way. I, personally, have been running around, pulling my hair out. A final exam a day, Monday through Thursday...

Tachau: Reduction in research support

KATHERINE H. TACHAU

December 12, 2012

Filed under Opinions

I write to express my dismay at the DI's front-page article titled "Schools stay under leave cap" (DI, 12/4/12). As president of the UI chapter of the American Association of University Professors, as a faculty memb...