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Adjuncts rally for better pay

CORY PORTER

April 15, 2015

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Close to 20 University of Iowa adjunct faculty members and supporters marched to Jessup Hall on Wednesday to share their struggles and deliver a petition with around 200 signatures to the Office of the President. “People...

Patients beam up hospital

CINDY GARCIA

April 15, 2015

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Current patients at the University of Iowa Children’s Hospital permanently left their mark on the new construction Wednesday afternoon. Pediatric inpatients and outpatients trickled in and signed a small, lavender I-beam...

Island Vybz brings fresh Jamaican

BILL COONEY

April 15, 2015

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Each week, The Daily Iowan will provide an in-depth look at a local business. Fresh Jamaican flavor may soon hit the streets in Iowa City’s newest mobile “rasta-raunt.” Fresh food is the key to what Island Vy...

New drum major ready to lead

KENDREW PANYANOUVONG

April 15, 2015

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Starting this fall, a new face will represent the Hawkeye Marching Band. University of Iowa sophomore Isaac Anderson will succeed UI senior Quentin Marquez as the group’s drum major. Anderson, a music performance major fr...

A tale of two lines

DANNY PAYNE

April 15, 2015

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Following Iowa’s performance in West Des Moines last weekend, Hawkeye fans could either be very encouraged or discouraged by the team’s play on the offensive and defensive lines. Defensive-line coach Reese Morgan and...

Ott weighs in on Rudock situation

DANNY PAYNE

April 15, 2015

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Drew Ott often doesn’t give much explanation when answering questions from the media. The Iowa senior defensive end’s responses are usually quick and concise, not leaving much to the imagination. This was the case...

In the wake of Hernandez

DANNY PAYNE

April 15, 2015

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Wednesday’s biggest story in the football world not only affected Aaron Hernandez, his family, and the victims involved with the situation — it also had an effect on the Iowa program. A Massachusetts jury found former...

Iowa bats finally come alive

RYAN RODRIGUEZ

April 15, 2015

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Conspicuously absent in a number of midweek games this season, Iowa’s bats finally came alive Wednesday night at Banks Field, spanking 12 hits en route to a 9-1 win over Cornell College. On a night when Iowa’s usu...

Midweek tune up buoys Hawkeyes for weekend

IAN MURPHY

April 15, 2015

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Midweek games have not been kind to the Hawkeyes recently. The Hawkeyes lost four in a row dating back to a March 25 outing with Bradley. But with the wind blowing into the park and a cool night, the Hawkeye bats exploded bef...

McCaffery adds fifth recruit

KYLE MANN

April 15, 2015

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Iowa men’s basketball head coach Fran McCaffery added a fifth recruit to his 2015 class this week, when Christian Williams (St. Teresa, Decatur, Illinois) committed to the Hawkeyes on Wednesday. Williams is a 6-6 wing player...

New coaches using spring to mesh

CODY GOODWIN

April 15, 2015

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Michael Caputo, a fifth-year senior safety on the Wisconsin football team, will play under the third head coach of his college career when the Badgers take the field to play Alabama on Sept. 5. It is not the ideal college football...

Hawks fall in close game with Iowa State

JORDAN HANSEN

April 15, 2015

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With one out left in the game and Iowa trailing 5-4 to Iowa State (21-17, 1-5 Big 12), first basemen Kaitlyn Mullarkey was up with shortstop Megan Blank on first. Mullarkey, who was hitting .311 coming into the game, seemed ready...