The Daily Iowan

Celebrating veteran vitality

GABRIELLA DUNN

November 10, 2013

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Working throughout the weekend, University of Iowa veterans and local volunteers joined together to finish a project months in the making. Starting with a simple online survey and the goal of changing the tone around Veterans...

Women leadership in Iowa considered after initial survey

MEGAN DEPPE

November 10, 2013

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Following a study and recent forum on women in leadership positions in Iowa, community members are now trying to discover the reasons behind their last-place ranking in the country for women in leadership roles, as well as how...

UI makes headway on IMU, arts campus flood recovery

ABIGAIL MEIER

November 10, 2013

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As the debris of destruction lingers on the grounds of the old Hancher Auditorium, University of Iowa officials are anxious for the start of construction on the new music and art buildings east and west sides of the river —...

Marijuana on the rise in Iowa

LILY ABROMEIT

November 10, 2013

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Marijuana use is marking its 20-year state high, and Iowa has noticed an increase in marijuana-related crimes over the past few years, a recent state drug report found. However, officials say they are optimistic about improvement...

UI alum Marcelo Mena-Carrasco received the International Impact award

GRETA MEYLE

November 10, 2013

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Affecting the world one environmental feat at a time, Marcelo Mena-Carrasco has accomplished many notable projects in the realm of sustainability. Conquering air-pollution and water-quality problems in Chile, as well as making...

Canzeri proves solution to Iowa’s running back, rushing woes

MATT CABEL

November 10, 2013

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The Iowa rushing game was in a funk.  Then Jordan Canzeri, a running back some forgot about after he tore his ACL in spring training camp before the 2012 season, heard his name called on the sideline. The redshirt sophomore...

Hawkeyes fall in Big Ten Tournament Championship

DANNY PAYNE

November 10, 2013

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At halftime, it looked like No. 20 Iowa was going to cruise to the program’s fourth Big Ten Tournament crown. But unfortunately for the Hawkeyes, field-hockey games last 70 minutes, not 35. The first half featured 2 Iowa...

Iowa loses to Nebraska in Big Ten Championship game

JACOB SHEYKO

November 10, 2013

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The Iowa soccer team’s dreams of winning a Big Ten Tournament championship fell just short Sunday as top-seeded Nebraska defeated the Hawkeyes, 1-0. The win now puts Iowa’s NCAA Tournament chances in the hands of...

Iowa defeats No. 14 Dayton in overtime

JACOB SHEYKO

November 10, 2013

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If the Iowa women’s basketball team wanted to make a statement, it certainly made one in its 97-93 win over No. 14 Dayton on Sunday. In a game that saw its fair share of ups and downs, the Hawkeyes thrived in the clutch...

After shaky start, Iowa moves to 2-0 with comeback win against Nebraska-Omaha

RYAN PROBASCO

November 10, 2013

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Iowa players and coaches will try to forget their performance against Nebraska-Omaha as quickly as possible. The Hawkeyes’ play was sloppy, and the team’s 18 turnovers are more than it had in last year’s NIT...

Six double-digit scorers lead Hawkeyes in upset

MATT CABEL

November 10, 2013

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With a little under four minutes remaining and the Iowa women’s basketball team ahead of the No. 14 Dayton Flyers, 84-77, Sam Logic hit the deck hard and remained on the floor.  Silence enveloped Carver-Hawkeye Arena.  The...

No three-point crutch for Iowa basketball

BEN ROSS

November 10, 2013

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Iowa looked like the team everyone had heard about in its season-opening 82-39 win over the University of North Carolina-Wilmington on No. 8. But in Sunday’s contest against the University of Nebraska-Omaha, the Hawkeyes...