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Search committee discusses challenges, timeline

CARLY MATTHEW

March 25, 2015

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The University of Iowa Presidential Search Committee established a loose timeline and discussed the challenges of bringing candidates to campus during its first meeting on Wednesday. The committee has been tasked with finding...

Possible future interim president named

CARLY MATTHEW

March 25, 2015

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A new campus leader is on the horizon. State Board of Regents President Bruce Rastetter said — along with Regent President Pro Tem Katie Mulholland — he would recommend University of Iowa Vice President Jean Robillard become...

Comic-book enthusiasts assemble

BENJAMIN TOWAR

March 25, 2015

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One of the newest clubs on campus is calling all comic fans to come join its crew. Calvin Hoff, one of the University of Iowa Comic Club’s presidents, said the group aims to gather together those who love comics to share...

New park under construction in Riverfront Crossings

ALYSSA GUZMAN

March 25, 2015

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A location previously occupied by a recycling center and a wastewater-treatment plant will soon be transformed into a new park. The park, to be located in the Riverfront Crossings District, is designed to mitigate flood damage...

UI officials push new HIV test

CINDY GARCIA

March 25, 2015

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On the heels of what studies note as a more promiscuous week of a college student’s year, University of Iowa officials are asking students to swap some spit — this time with Student Health and Wellness. Although UI students...

New major in full swing

DI STAFF

March 25, 2015

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A new major at the University of Iowa is in effect. The Bachelor of Arts in Entrepreneurial Leadership — for liberal arts and sciences students — intends to provide both leadership and management education to students to...

Final splash for Betulius

IAN MURPHY

March 25, 2015

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The soft-spoken leader of the Iowa Hawkeyes is down to the last meet of his five-year tenure for the Black and Gold.   The NCAA Championships will descend upon Iowa City to close out the men’s swimming and diving ...

Iowa set for NCAA Championships

ROD ENGBLOM

March 25, 2015

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With the end of the season finally here for the Iowa men’s swimming and diving team, Iowa has one relay team, two individual swimmers, and one diver that qualified for the NCAA Championships. Grant Betulius, Roman Tr...

NCAA Men’s Swimming and Diving Power Rankings

DI STAFF

March 25, 2015

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Led by arguably the deepest butterfly group ever, the Texas Longhorns are the favorite heading into the NCAA Championships this weekend. Below are the Daily Iowan’s NCAA men’s swimming power rankings.  1) Texas: J...

The ghost of quarterback past

DANNY PAYNE

March 25, 2015

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Wednesday’s press conference with Iowa head coach Kirk Ferentz, which kicked off the start of spring football, came with a surprise. Most expected the head coach, who is entering his 17th year at the helm of Iowa, to confirm...

Notebook: Spring football kicks off

DANNY PAYNE

March 25, 2015

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Before Iowa kicked off its spring football practice Wednesday, head coach Kirk Ferentz met with the media. There was plenty of other news outside of quarterback Jake Rudock’s release to transfer, so let’s get to it....

The Box Score: Hawks face big, bad Bears

RYAN RODRIGUEZ

March 25, 2015

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The Iowa women’s basketball team hopes to keep its postseason run alive on Friday as it heads to Oklahoma City to take on No. 2 seed Baylor. The Bears were the best the Big 12 had to offer this season, finishing first in the...