The Daily Iowan

UISG election results revealed

GRACE PATERAS

April 12, 2015

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In a tight University of Iowa Student Government election with high voter turnout, the REAL Party came away victorious in the executive ticket race, but the BEACH Party grabbed more seats in the Senate. Liz Mills will serve as...

Nite Ride could expand to men

ALYSSA GUZMAN

April 12, 2015

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Both parties in the recent UISG election expressed a desire to expand Nite Ride to men, but officials are cautious about potential consequences.  Nite Ride was intented to be a safe means of transportation for women to prevent...

Farmers Market under new management

BEN MARKS

April 12, 2015

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It may not look like it when the booths open this spring, but the Iowa City Farmers’ Market will soon be under new management. On Thursday, the Iowa City Parks & Recreation Department signed a one-year, $55,996 contract...

Iowa City man charged with burglary

DI STAFF

April 12, 2015

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Authorities have accused an Iowa City man of stealing from a residence. Brady Green, 19, was charged with third-degree burglary on March 28. According to online court documents, a man reported three video games missing from...

Iowa City woman charged with child endangerment

DI STAFF

April 12, 2015

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Authorities have accused an Iowa City woman with abusing her child. Shelly Johns, 44, was charged with two counts of child endangerment — bodily injury on Feb. 23. According to online court documents, Johns’ 10-year-old...

Female students not flocking to engineering

CINDY GARCIA

April 12, 2015

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While female representation in STEM fields is on the rise, officials are still worried about adverse conditions faced by women in engineering and computing. A recent report from the American Association of University Women outlines...

Hawks’ D-line puts on the pressure

JORDAN HANSEN

April 12, 2015

Filed under Sports

DES MOINES — Churning out quality defensive linemen is something that the Iowa football program has done for years, and if the team’s open practice at Valley Stadium in West Des Moines Valley is to be believed, the Ha...

Iowa takes series against Maryland

RYAN RODRIGUEZ

April 12, 2015

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The Iowa baseball team kept humming along, taking two of three against No. 16 Maryland in the weekend series. The wins pull the Hawks to 23-9 overall and a first-place worthy 8-1 record in the Big Ten. While the weekend ended...

Hawks finish sixth at NCAA Championships

CHARLIE GREEN

April 12, 2015

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Through two rotations, Iowa stood in fourth-place ahead of Michigan and California at the NCAA team finals. The pommel horse loomed large in the next rotation, an event that had plagued them all season long. In the third rotation...

Blank, Starkenburg lead Hawks over Wisconsin

CHARLIE GREEN

April 12, 2015

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It took a couple of big plays from senior Megan Blank to seal the deal, but Iowa softball narrowly escaped Madison, Wisconsin, with a 3-2 Sunday afternoon victory over the Badgers. “Megan there at the end was due for something,”...

Iowa drops pair of tough road matches

BLAKE DOWSON

April 12, 2015

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The Iowa men’s tennis team (12-8, 4-5) dropped both of its matches over the weekend against No. 3 Illinois and No. 26 Northwestern. Iowa traveled to Illinois (20-3, 9-0) on April 11 to take on the Illini, dropping the match,...

Iowa tennis drops two over weekend

BLAKE DOWSON

April 12, 2015

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The Iowa women’s tennis team (8-11, 2-7) stumbled twice to teams in the top half of the Big Ten over the weekend. The team has struggled after losing senior and No. 1 singles player Shelby Talcott to injury (1-4), and...