The Daily Iowan

Board of Regents reports on UI Faculty work ethic

GRETA MEYLE

October 22, 2013

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The state Board of Regents released numbers Tuesday showing that University of Iowa faculty members work an average of 57.57 hours on average per week — and some members in the university community are wondering if those numbers...

Candidate hopes to be "champion" for city development

MEGAN SANCHEZ

October 22, 2013

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Although one family member’s time on City Council will soon come to a close, Iowa City has not seen the last of the Champions. Catherine Champion is running alongside three others in the race for two at large seats on Iowa...

Student group continues with sustainability

LILY ABROMEIT

October 22, 2013

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A recent program supported by officials both on-campus and off encourages community members to increase sustainability efforts. The University of Iowa Student Government kicked off its campus-wide recycling campaign Tuesday afte...

Report finds 21-ordinance isn’t effective

JULIA DAVIS

October 22, 2013

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A University of Iowa organization has discovered the 21-ordinance has not been as effective as previously believed, which comes just two weeks before Iowa City residents will vote on if they want to continue the current policy. ...

The Iowa City School Board could be moving elementary students into Hoover Elementary

ABIGAIL MEIER

October 22, 2013

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The Iowa City School Board was presented a timetable showcasing the possible opening of several new schools and retiring of the 59-year-old Hoover Elementary. The board discussed on potentially utilizing two eight-room transitional...

University performance measurements addressed by Regents

GABRIELLA DUNN

October 22, 2013

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The state Board of Regents has assigned a task force to analyze which factors should be used in assessing regent-university performance.   University performance can potentially be used to determine financial aid and funding. Patrice...

The Iowa City City Council discussed the accessibility of Iowa City as a key issue for the candidates in the upcoming election

REBECCA MORIN

October 22, 2013

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Transportation and housing was the forefront of discussion for the prospective Iowa City City Council candidates. In a Iowa City Public Library meeting room filled with students and community members, City Council candidates...

The Hawkeye Court Apartments are being demolished, and the new renovations will be most costly

DI STAFF

October 22, 2013

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The UI recently released renderings for the new Aspire at West Campus apartments, formerly known as the Hawkeye Court Apartments, and the new apartments will be significantly higher priced. Hawkeye Court previously served many...

Coralville man charged after allegedly stealing over $2,000 from home

DI STAFF

October 22, 2013

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A Coralville man has been accused of stealing, then pawning, numerous items. Adam Bennett, 22, was charged June 30 with third-degree burglary and second-degree theft. According to an Iowa City police complaint, on July 2, officers...

Notebook: Hawkeyes focused on finishing games

MATT CABEL

October 22, 2013

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It was well publicized over the weekend that the Iowa football team would boast a 7-0 record if games were only 30 minutes long. But the Hawks are not. And Iowa is instead 4-3 on the season, with back-to-back losses in the las...

Big Ten Notebook: Like recent AP Polls, first BCS Standings show little love for the Big Ten

RYAN PROBASCO

October 22, 2013

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The first BCS standings were released on Sunday, and much like recent AP polls, the Big Ten was not well-represented. Ohio State came in at No. 4, ranked behind Alabama, Florida State, and Oregon. The only other two ranked Big...

Charles Holliday has breakout performance against Michigan State

RYAN RODRIGUEZ

October 22, 2013

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Sophomore Charles Holliday swam his first home meet this past weekend against Michigan State. Holliday tallied two individual first-place finishes in the 50 and 100 freestyle and added a third win as a member of the 400-freestyle r...