The Daily Iowan

Art-building construction goes vertical

MEGAN DEPPE

March 2, 2014

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Nearly six months after the groundbreaking ceremony, the University of Iowa begins to move vertically on the construction of the arts-building project. The original 1936 Art Building, which had been situated between North Riverside...

Outlining the reporting process

LILY ABROMEIT

March 2, 2014

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University of Iowa students gathered to demand a zero-tolerance policy and an open discussion about the university’s policy last week following an increase in reported sexual assaults and controversial comments from President...

UI students react to violent protests in Venezuela

MICHELLE NGO

March 2, 2014

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One of Venezuela’s most celebrated events is marching to a much different beat this year. Instead of colorful parades and celebration filling the streets of Caracas, angry protesters continue weeks of antigovernment protest...

Local man accused of stealing Xbox

DI STAFF

March 2, 2014

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Authorities have accused a local man of stealing an Xbox 360. Roger Hunter, 42, address unknown, was charged on Nov. 30 with third-degree burglary. According to an Iowa City police complaint, Hunter entered another person’s...

Area man allegedly stabbed a person at Brothers

DI STAFF

March 2, 2014

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Authorities have accused a West Liberty man of stabbing a person at Brothers Bar. Jose Mata-Hernandez, 24, was charged March 2 with willful injury causing serious injury and going armed with intent. According to an Iowa City...

Men’s hoops guts out narrow win against Purdue, 83-76

RYAN PROBASCO

March 2, 2014

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There was nothing pretty about the way the Iowa men’s basketball team dispatched Purdue in Carver-Hawkeye Arena Sunday afternoon. But it was exactly the type of win Hawkeye players and coaches needed following their first l...

Panic button remains unused for Iowa basketball

BEN ROSS

March 2, 2014

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Fran McCaffery wants you to know he didn’t push the panic button going into the Purdue game. Over the course of four games played in eight days, the Iowa men’s basketball team went from likely having a bye in the ...

Hawkeyes close out regular season in style

JACOB SHEYKO

March 2, 2014

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CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — It was a bittersweet win for the Iowa women’s basketball team. On one hand, the Hawkeyes closed out their regular season with an 81-56 win on the home floor of Illinois. On the other hand, because o...

Iowa puts brick on gas pedal and throttles Illinois, 81-56

MATT CABEL

March 2, 2014

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CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — The Iowa women’s basketball team wanted to end the regular season on a high note with wins in its last three games. The team also wanted to do whatever it could to earn the fourth seed in this week...

Iowa competes at Big Ten championships, crowns individual champion

KATRINA DO AND JORDAN HANSEN

March 2, 2014

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The Iowa track and field team competed this past weekend at the Big Ten indoor championships in Geneva, Ohio. Both men’s and women’s teams were in attendance with the men placing 10th and the women finishing eighth....

Men’s swimming finishes eighth at Big Ten championships

RYAN RODRIGUEZ

March 2, 2014

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After four days of competition, the Iowa men’s swimming and diving team finished eighth at the 2014 Big Ten championships in Ann Arbor, Mich. The Hawkeyes finished more than 100 points behind seventh-place Wisconsin and...

Seaborne sits, but her tips resonate

ALEC CLASEN

March 2, 2014

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The Iowa women’s tennis team’s lone senior, Ruth Seaborne, saw the game through the eyes of a coach’s perspective March 1 when the Hawks took on Chicago State. Seaborne was on the sideline for the duration of...