The Daily Iowan

New take on barbecue

GRACE PATERAS

April 22, 2015

Filed under News

Each week, The Daily Iowan will provide an in-depth look at a local business. Customers have been said to walk inside 130 S. Dubuque St. and order a deluxe “kickin’ chicken” sandwich, only to be surprised t...

Daymond John to speak on campus

BENJAMIN TOWAR

April 22, 2015

Filed under News

Daymond John, founder of FUBU and cast member on “Shark Tank,” will visit the University of Iowa today for the Hawkeye Innovation Summit in the IMU Main Lounge. Students, staff, and “Shark Tank” fans will...

Organ transplant patients commemorate 5,000 surgeries

LI DAI

April 22, 2015

Filed under News

Wednesday, on Earth Day, a few who have received organ transplants participated in a small tree-planting event to commemorate 5,000 organs transplanted at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics. The event began at the Eckstein...

Students discuss sexual assault at summit

CELINA CARR

April 22, 2015

Filed under News

Applause, shouts, and laughter could be heard through the cracks of the IMU Second-Floor Ballroom on Wednesday. However, there was no concert or comedy show; the event that took place covered a serious topic of discussion —...

Notebook: The other safety

DANNY PAYNE

April 22, 2015

Filed under Sports

A year ago, Jordan Lomax was learning on the fly, trying to find a way to play a new position while stepping into a leadership role in the defensive backfield. After losing his starting spot at cornerback because of an injury...

Hawks sneak past Northern Illinois in extra innings

RYAN RODRIGUEZ

April 22, 2015

Filed under Sports

Freshman Nick Gallagher was sitting pretty on the mound for the Hawks Wednesday night, having moved efficiently through the first seven outs of his start against Northern Illinois. He didn’t last until out No. 9. ...

Frankos sees big action midweek

IAN MURPHY

April 22, 2015

Filed under Sports

Junior Jimmy Frankos locked up the starting catcher job a season ago, and there was little doubt he would be the starter this season. However, a wild box cutter appeared and derailed Frankos with a nasty cut to his hand dur...

Softball falters against Missouri

JORDAN HANSEN

April 22, 2015

Filed under Sports

Midweek games have not been kind to Iowa (16-34, 7-10 Big Ten) this season, and that trend continued in a 10-2 run-rule victory by Missouri (32-10, 11-7 SEC) on Wednesday evening in Columbia, Missouri. To be fair, however, the...

Iowa set for first-round match against Wisconsin

BLAKE DOWSON

April 22, 2015

Filed under Sports

The Iowa men’s tennis team will head to Champaign, Illinois, today for the Big Ten Tournament, planning to take it one game at a time. Iowa came into the year with hopes of making the NCAA Tournament, but heading into...

Olympic Wrestling Trials headed to Iowa City

DI STAFF

April 22, 2015

Filed under Sports

Carver-Hawkeye Arena will again play host to the Olympic Team Trials ahead for the Rio de Janeiro games in 2016. The trials will take place on April 8-10, 2016, and will decide the Olympic team members. Iowa also hosted the...

Iowa men’s basketball to play Marquette in Gavitt Games

DI STAFF

April 22, 2015

Filed under Sports

The Iowa men’s basketball team added a notable game to its 2015-16 schedule on Wednesday, as the Big Ten and Big East unveiled plans for an inaugural series of games. The Gavitt Tipoff Games, named after Big East founder Dave...

Editorial: DEA has the chance to leave a different legacy

DI EDITORIAL BOARD

April 22, 2015

Filed under Opinions

The U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration’s chief, Michele Leonhart, is stepping down amid heated congressional hearings into her agency’s scandals involving sex parties and compromised information leaked to Colombian...