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Two more sexual assaults reported

STACEY MURRAY

April 3, 2014

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Two unrelated sexual assaults were reported Thursday evening, marking the 10th and 11th reported assaults of the 2013-2014 academic year. One male student reported he was sexually assaulted by an acquaintance on March 28 after...

UISG hopefuls lay out plans

DANIEL SEIDL

April 3, 2014

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In an unopposed race, University of Iowa Student Government candidates are focusing on sexual assault and affordable education. “A big goal of ours is to have a platform that’s feasible,” future UISG president...

Permit delay stymies road plan

KAITLIN DEWULF

April 3, 2014

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A recent update from the Iowa Department of Natural Resources about the state of the permit submitted for the construction on Copi Road over Clear Creek has delayed the project from moving forward. Greg Parker, a Johnson County...

The law and being unmarried

LILY ABROMEIT

April 3, 2014

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Not all University of Iowa students are looking for a ring before spring. For some, their future does not include walking down the aisle. Instead, they are focusing on what it could mean to live an unmarried life. And a symposium...

‘Girls’ takes aim at IC

STACEY MURRAY

April 3, 2014

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“Girls” might not be allowed on the University of Iowa campus, but the show will come to Iowa City anyway. Jesse Peretz, one of the show’s directors, told a reporter for the website Vulture the episode(s) will...

UI mulls Northwestern case

IAN MURPHY

April 3, 2014

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The University of Iowa Presidential Committee on Athletics tackled a controversial topic at its meeting when it discussed the Chicago office of the National Labor Relations Board’s ruling that Northwestern football players...

Hawkeye Court replacement moves ahead

ALEKSANDRA VUJICIC

April 3, 2014

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Battered buildings from the 1960s previously housed University of Iowa students. But this fall, the dilapidated buildings will be replaced by modern facilities. University of Iowa officials say that despite minor setbacks,...

Grad College changes roil some

CHRIS HIGGINS

April 3, 2014

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The University of Iowa Graduate College has shifted its focus as calls for financial efficiency to flourish. Thirty-three Ph.D. programs โ€” nearly half of 67 offered at the UI โ€” were deemed ineligible to apply for recruitment...

City to reopen animal-shelter bidding

DI STAFF

April 3, 2014

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City officials are seeking a new set of bids for the Animal Care and Adoption Center 2014 project. Officials received nine bids for the project, which involves building a replacement animal shelter at 3910 Napoleon Lane. All...

UI wants city as sustainability partner

DI STAFF

April 3, 2014

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University of Iowa officials are seeking the participation of Iowa City in the Iowa Initiative for Sustainable Communities program. The program is one of the UI’s efforts to “enhance the capacity of Iowa’s communities...

Wind tax credit extension passed by Senate Committee

DI STAFF

April 3, 2014

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A key U.S. Senate committee passed an extension to a wind energy tax credit just days after its future was in jeopardy. The wind energy tax credit is a part of the Renewable Electricity Tax Credit, which was created in 1992 for...

Rudock meshing with younger receivers

CODY GOODWIN

April 3, 2014

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A lot has changed for Iowa’s Jake Rudock since the end of the 2013-14 college football season. During this year’s spring practices, he’s wearing a brace on his left knee for precautionary measures. He los...