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April 29, 2015

Iowans respond to the Nepalese earthquake

ALYSSA GUZMAN

April 28, 2015

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CEDAR RAPIDS — In an effort to raise awareness about the tragedy that has struck Nepal, community members gathered for a candlelight vigil Tuesday in Cedar Rapids. Binod Sharma, a Nepal native who has lived in Iowa for f...

Regent Downer’s time on Board coming to an end

BILL COONEY

April 28, 2015

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Robert Downer arrived in Iowa City around 50 years ago as an undergraduate at the University of Iowa, where he has set his roots and resided since. He said it was during his time as UI student body president that he first started...

UI officials consider employees portable device encryption

AARON WALKER

April 28, 2015

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House Republicans are taking the necessary steps to cut funding for the University of Iowa and the Iowa Department of Education. The cuts are intended to prioritize institutions that enroll more in-state students, ensuring Iowa’s...

UI Faculty accepts report from UI Lecturers Committee

CINDY GARCIA

April 28, 2015

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The University of Iowa Faculty Senate reviewed a newly released report from the Lecturer Committee on Tuesday, which lists a series of recommendations to alleviate the dissatisfactions being experienced by the group. The meeting...

School board members continue discussion of district boundary lines

GRACE PATERAS

April 28, 2015

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Parent speakers at the Iowa City School Board meeting on Tuesday voiced opposing ideas on future district boundaries. Board members continued discussion of potential high-school boundaries once Liberty High opens in 2017. One...

UI celebrates Earth month

MEGAN SANCHEZ

April 28, 2015

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After an event-filled Earth Month, students, staff, and faculty met Tuesday to celebrate ongoing sustainability efforts at the University of Iowa. The event highlighted different events put on by the UI Office of Sustainability...