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First campus assault of year prompts discussion

LAUREN COFFEY

August 26, 2013

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Following the first report of an near-campus assault this school year, University of Iowa officials say they hope students will now take more advantage of the safety precautions offered by the school. The UI police said officials...

Barron running for IC School Board

MEGAN SANCHEZ

August 26, 2013

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An Iowa City resident who has worked with various needy families throughout within the local area through her employment with a local chapter of a child-development organization now wants to transition her efforts in a similar...

Mason addresses on-campus construction, recovery

SHIANNE GRUSS

August 26, 2013

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As the new school year gets underway, a portion of the University of Iowa campus is still scarred by the summer’s various flooding and resulting mitigation projects, while T. Anne Cleary Walkway has yet another brand-new...

Q&A: Mason talks party school ranking, construction

DI STAFF

August 26, 2013

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The Daily Iowan: President Sally Mason, construction on a number of high-profile projects across campus continue to move forward, on both sides of the river and across a number of departments. Of all the projects going on aroun...

UISG, ECGPS work on lobbying

LILY ABROMEIT

August 26, 2013

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Following the approval by the Iowa Legislature of a tuition freeze for the 2013-14 school year, members of the University of Iowa Student Government and Executive Council of Graduate and Professional students hit the road to lobby...

School Board candidates discuss special education

EMILY FRIESE

August 26, 2013

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With a mere two weeks left before the next round of Iowa City School Board elections, the nine candidates met Monday with the public to discuss issues revolving around special education in Iowa’s fifth-largest district....

UI finds ways to support veterans

MICHELLE KIM

August 26, 2013

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The U.S. Department of Education Office of Communications and Outreach recently announced more than 250 universities and community colleges nationwide have adopted the “8 Keys to Success,” to help veteran students...

UI to transition all undergraduate students to new email service

REBECCA MORIN

August 26, 2013

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Email at the University of Iowa just got a whole lot sleeker and took the phrase “a new year, a new me” to the next level. In an Aug. 13 press release, the UI announced that the current campus-wide university email...

Local man accused of stealing cell phones

DI STAFF

August 26, 2013

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A local man has been accused of stealing two cell phones from a local recreation center with a juvenile accomplice. Dimione Walker, 20, was charged Aug. 10 with second-degree theft. According to an Iowa City police complaint,...

Local man struck 5-year-old during burglary

DI STAFF

August 26, 2013

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An Iowa City man allegedly struck a 5-year-old child after entering a residence the residents were trying to remove him from. Juan Canizalez-Perez, 34, was accused Sunday with third-degree burglary. According to a Johnson County...

Pedestrian killed in IC crash

DI STAFF

August 26, 2013

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Iowa City police are investigating the death of an Iowa City resident following a crash on the evening of Aug. 24. According to a city press release issued Monday, Iowa City police, Iowa City firefighters, and the Johnson...

Coralville mayor not running for re-election

DI STAFF

August 26, 2013

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The mayor of one of Iowa’s fastest growing communities, will not seek re-election when area voters go to the polls this November. Coralville Mayor Jim Fausett, who has been involved in city government in some form or another...