The Daily Iowan

Softball travels to Minnesota for tough series

CHARLIE GREEN

April 23, 2015

Filed under Sports

Iowa softball is scheduled to take on one of the top pitching teams in the nation beginning today as they battle No. 12 Minnesota in Minneapolis in a three-game series. The Hawks (16-34, 7-10) are ninth in the Big Ten. Minnesota...

Men’s golf seeded second for Big Ten Championships

KYLE MANN

April 23, 2015

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The Iowa men’s golf team will be back in action this weekend, playing competitively on two-consecutive weekends for the first time since February, as the team heads to Newburgh, Indiana, for the Big Ten Championships. Iowa...

Big Tens at Indianapolis

ROD ENGBLOM

April 23, 2015

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After a rough tournament at Ohio State, the Iowa women’s golf team will seek redemption this weekend at the Big Ten Tournament, to be held at the Fort Golf Resort in Indianapolis.  Coming off the Lady Buckeye Invitational,...

Back together again at Drake

MARIO WILLIAMS

April 23, 2015

Filed under Sports

Athletes start somewhere before competing on the collegiate level, and for three Iowa sprinters — Jared Ganschow, James Harrington, and Brendan Thompson — it started at the Drake Relays. This weekend, the athletes will return...

Buy or Sell in the Drake Relays

COURTNEY BAUMANN AND MARIO WILLIAMS

April 23, 2015

Filed under Sports

Buy or Sell: Iowa will find more success in their relays than individual events. Courtney Baumann: Sell. Iowa’s relay teams are up against some tough competition. With relay powerhouses such as Arizona State, Notre Dame, Ohi...

Editorial: Tread carefully with drones

DI EDITORIAL BOARD

April 23, 2015

Filed under Opinions

It has been several years now since the term “drone” ventured beyond the vocabulary of science-fiction fanatics and into the minds of politicians, engineers, and even the guy standing next to you at the coffee shop. Despite...

Soyer: Be aware of sexual assault against people with disabilities

HANNAH SOYER

April 23, 2015

Filed under Opinions

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month, and as such, an opportune time to discuss sexual abuse toward a specific demographic that is often overlooked — people with disabilities. According to a study cited in the People’s...

Guest Opinion: Philanthropy brings the magic to the UI

GUEST OPINION

April 23, 2015

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My connection to the University of Iowa began when I was 8 years old.  I grew up in Iowa City, attending elementary school across the street from what is now the UI Tippie College of Business, where I would later get my M.B.A.....

Guest Opinion: PHIL is an "Angel Investor"

GUEST OPINION

April 23, 2015

Filed under Opinions

The term “angel investor” is associated with an affluent individual who provides capital for a business start-up. Bluntly speaking, such individuals are focused principally on one thing: generating more wealth. However,...