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UIHC transitions from pagers to iPhones

REBECCA MORIN

September 11, 2013

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With just a simple swipe of the screen, doctors and caregivers at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics now have the means of instant communication at their fingertips — a task that once involved wasting minutes that...

Study shows relationship between obesity and P.E.

GABRIELLA DUNN

September 11, 2013

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Iowa City schools recognize that physical education is still a significantly important part of the district’s curriculum after President Obama recently declared September as National Obesity Awareness Month. While some...

Regents discuss tuition freeze

MEGAN SANCHEZ

September 11, 2013

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University of Iowa students may not see their tuition go up for another year. At the state Board of Regents meeting on Wednesday, President Bruce Rastetter stated the regents will meet today with the Legislative Fiscal Committee...

UI Center for Human Rights hosts Syria forum

JULIA DAVIS

September 11, 2013

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The situation regarding U.S. military intervention in Syria has been developing and changing by the minute over the past few weeks. To combat the confusion surrounding the conflict, the University of Iowa Center for Human Rights...

UIHC searching for a diabetes cure

MEGAN SANCHEZ

September 11, 2013

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The University of Iowa Hospital and Clinics is seeking to expand diabetes care in the state. At the state Board of Regents meeting on Wednesday, the Fraternal Order of Eagles Diabetes Research Center presented its vision of an...

ISU’s enrollment surpasses the UI

SHIANNE GRUSS

September 11, 2013

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The rivalry between the University of Iowa and Iowa State University shifted off of the football field and into the record books on Wednesday. For the first time since 1979, ISU has reached a higher total enrollment than the...

Iowa woman allegedly steals items from Gordman’s

DI STAFF

September 11, 2013

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An Iowa woman allegedly tried to steal several items before dumping them in a parking lot. According to a Coralville police complaint, Buck allegedly started taking numerous items while at Gordman’s, then attempted to leave...

Partnership of Alcohol Safety supports 21-ordinance

ABIGAIL MEIER

September 11, 2013

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Iowa City could possibly be rid of an ordinance that keeps underage patrons out of local bars after 10 p.m., but one local group has chosen to support its continuance. At their meeting Wednesday, the Partnership for Alcohol...

Mystery Shoppers are moving forward

ABIGAIL MEIER

September 11, 2013

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Iowa City officials have decided to move forward with the Mystery Shopper Program downtown.  At the Partnership for Alcohol meeting Wednesday, members decided to investigate further the potential for implementing this progr...

UI College of Dentistry receives highest grant among U.S. dental schools

MICHELLE KIM

September 11, 2013

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Carrying a deep tradition that goes back to 28 years, the University of Iowa College of Dentistry received its second round of funding this year from the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research. The college has...

True freshmen role players for Iowa

RYAN PROBASCO

September 11, 2013

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During Iowa’s 28-14 win over Missouri State last weekend, true freshman cornerback Desmond King made a glaring mental mistake — one that may have cost his team a win against a better opponent — on a route he’s...

Stingy Hawkeye defense is a full team effort

DANNY PAYNE

September 11, 2013

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No. 8 Iowa field hockey has turned heads with its performance to start the 2013 season. A large part of the 3-1 Hawkeyes’ jump from No. 13 to No. 8 can be attributed to the team’s strong defensive play to start the...