The Daily Iowan

UI takes part in humanities research

DANIEL VALENTIN

October 20, 2014

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Through innovation and creativity, one new University of Iowa program is hoping to influence decision-making in Iowa as well as the rest of the Midwest. Humanities Without Walls is a large-scale project that 15 universities throughout...

Business initiative helps reach outside the U.S.

AARON WALKER

October 20, 2014

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The Univesity of Iowa Tippie College of Business is planning a new initiative to let UI students and Iowa businesses work together on expanding globally. The UI’s Institute for International Business is creating a program...

UI to digitize 10,000 fanzines

CORY PORTER

October 20, 2014

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On the third floor of the University of Iowa Main Library, in a room full of winding bookshelves and boxes, Peter Balestrieri, the curator of science fiction and popular culture at the UI Libraries, arranged a few stacks of pulps,...

New funding for additional trails approved

AARON WALKER

October 20, 2014

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Bikers and hikers will soon be able to travel on more than 200 miles of trails connecting Iowa City to Cedar Falls. Last week, the Iowa Transportation Commission approved approximately $5.5 million for funding the State Recreational...

Study: One-third of people complain of workplace bullying

NICHOLAS MOFFITT

October 20, 2014

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Workplace bullying may be more common than previously thought, according to an Iowa State study. The new study from Iowa State communication Assistant Professor Stacy Tye-Williams details that at some point in their lives, 54...

Man charged with third offense OWI

DI STAFF

October 20, 2014

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Officials have accused a Council Bluffs man of driving while intoxicated. Solorio Garcia, 26, was charged with a third-offense OWI on Oct. 19. According to online court documents, passersby called in about a black 2003 Chevrolet...

The Box Score: Iowa punt returns doing no favors

DANNY PAYNE

October 20, 2014

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The Iowa football enters its second bye week at 5-2 overall, 2-1 in the Big Ten. Even through seven games, it’s been hard to find the identity of this season’s Hawkeyes, for many reasons. Still, the one constant h...

Hawkeye offense at the top of its game

JORDAN HANSEN

October 20, 2014

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Despite being known for its defensive prowess, the Hawkeye soccer team’s offense was its calling card Sunday, with a 3-goal first half against Purdue. Iowa has played solid offensive soccer through the last five games, goin...

Practice is important for Iowa women’s golfers

COURTNEY BAUMANN

October 20, 2014

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Unlike football, basketball, or wrestling, golf is not an incredibly physically demanding sport. However, Iowa women’s golf head coach Megan Menzel organizes practice so that her golfers — and their games — will stay...

Doubles picture taking shape for men’s tennis

CHARLIE GREEN

October 20, 2014

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Men’s tennis freshmen Josh Silverstein and Jake Jacoby have only been teammates for two months, but fans wouldn’t know it after their performance at the Intercollegiate Tennis Association Regional Tournament. “It...

Hagan a rock for tennis Hawkeyes

CHARLIE GREEN

October 20, 2014

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Iowa men’s tennis senior Matt Hagan is the most experienced player the Hawkeyes have, and it has showed so far this fall. “Right now, I feel as if I can beat anyone in the country,” he said. “I can go...

Lacasse honored by Big Ten

DI STAFF

October 20, 2014

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Hawkeye senior Cloe Lacasse was named Big Ten Offensive Player of the Week Monday. She earned the award after a weekend that saw her tally 2 goals and 2 assists in games against Indiana and Purdue. Against the Boilermakers,...