The Daily Iowan

Major airports nationwide screening for Ebola

CORY PORTER

October 19, 2014

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As major airports around the country started screening certain passengers for signs of Ebola, airports in Iowa have continued to operate normally. With people coming from western Africa to the United States through Chicago’s...

Iowa City encourages acts of kindness

ERICA MAHONEY

October 19, 2014

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Last year, Iowa City downtown-liaison police Officer David Schwindt dealt with a man who kept littering the streets with food thinking he was feeding the birds — in reality, he was making a mess. Then one day, Schwindt said...

University of Iowa recruitment push could cause problems for smaller colleges

MICHAEL KADRIE

October 19, 2014

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Increased efforts to increase in-state recruitment at the University of Iowa may have smaller colleges across the state worried about repercussions to their enrollment numbers. The UI is increasing efforts by hiring additional...

Iowa abandons run game in loss to Maryland

CODY GOODWIN

October 19, 2014

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COLLEGE PARK, Md. — Mark Weisman took Iowa’s final four carries of the third quarter for a combined 48 yards. The most important of those runs was, arguably, the second one, a 2-yard plunge into the end zone that...

Iowa’s season isn’t over — not yet, anyways

CODY GOODWIN

October 19, 2014

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COLLEGE PARK, Md. — Kirk Ferentz settled into a seemingly uncomfortable plastic chair in a tiny media room full of people who were just as puzzled as he was. He looked tired and frustrated, as though he didn’t want to...

Postgame Notebook: Rudock, Weisman climb career lists

CODY GOODWIN

October 19, 2014

Filed under Sports

COLLEGE PARK, Md. — Iowa’s Jake Rudock and Mark Weisman turned in performances in a 38-31 losing effort to Maryland that helped push them further up a couple of all-time career lists. Rudock completed 32-of-56 passes...

Hawkeye offense explodes against Purdue

JORDAN HANSEN

October 19, 2014

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There were fireworks Sunday afternoon in Iowa City — and they came from a Hawkeye soccer offense that has been quiet all year. The Hawks scored 3 goals in the first half and then held on in the second to grab a 3-1 victory...

Iowa volleyball turns the corner

KYLE MANN

October 19, 2014

Filed under Sports

Relatively speaking, it was a great week for Iowa volleyball. After dropping its first six Big Ten matches without winning a single set, Iowa came alive in its two matches at home this week — a 3-2 loss to No. 11 Illinois Oct....

Field hockey goes 1-1 on road trip

RYAN RODRIGUEZ

October 19, 2014

Filed under Sports

The Iowa field-hockey team went 1-1 on its latest road trip, falling 2-0 to Michigan State on Oct. 17 before rebounding for a 4-2 victory over Ohio State in Columbus on Sunday. The weekend moves the Black and Gold to 10-5 overall,...

Hawkeyes set to travel to Mississippi

COURTNEY BAUMANN

October 19, 2014

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The Iowa women’s golf team will attempt to improve upon its recent second-place finish when it travels to Starkville, Mississippi, beginning today. The team will participate in the third Old Waverly Bulldog Invitational...

Hawkeyes gaining momentum in Indiana

MARIO WILLIAMS and SHELBY STITES

October 19, 2014

Filed under Sports

Men’s team The Iowa men’s cross-country squad traveled to Terre Haute, Indiana, Oct. 18 to compete at the Pre-National Invitational. As a team, the Hawkeyes finished 18th, led by sophomore Ben Anderson, who finished wit...

Relay wins help Hawks topple Michigan State

DI STAFF

October 19, 2014

Filed under Sports

The Iowa men’s swimming team took down Michigan State on Oct. 17 in East Lansing behind a pair of relay victories and nine other first-place finishes, improving its record to 1-1 on the season and in the conference.  In...