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LILY ABROMEIT

May 10, 2015

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Lauren Hodgson sits in a tall desk chair, swinging her legs back and forth, checking her black iPhone for a call — one that will notify her when her tiny patient is out of surgery. Hodgson is a staff nurse in Bay 1 of th...

Eighth sexual misconduct of the year reported

CHRIS HIGGINS

May 10, 2015

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The University of Iowa issued a warning to faculty, staff, and students on May 9 regarding a reported sexual assault. A student reported to UI staff that she was sexually assaulted by an acquaintance in a residence hall in the...

Bread Garden Market opens extension to patio

GRACE PATERAS

May 10, 2015

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Of the 74 orange chairs located at Bread Garden Market, Maria Ortega Kummer and her husband were the only customers outside at 2 p.m. on a gray Sunday afternoon. The Iowa City residents were enjoying a Mother’s Day lunch...

Search committee determines criteria for president

CARLY MATTHEW

May 10, 2015

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The University of Iowa Presidential Search Committee held its second meeting on May 8 to discuss position qualifications, the search process, and privacy for candidates. “There’s a lot of untapped potential at this...

UIHC Iowa River Landing Clinic shows off new floor

BILL COONEY

May 10, 2015

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The University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics’ Iowa River Landing Clinic opened its doors to the public on May 9 to showcase a new facility. Clinic doctors hope the clinic’s new fifth floor will help patients get through...

Students take advantage of free food and study sessions

EFE AYANRUOH

May 10, 2015

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With the academic year coming to an end, [email protected] is set to take place throughout this week. In gauging students’ experience during the week, surveys are typically handed out. This determines the changes that will be ma...

Iowa leads in wind

ALYSSA GUZMAN

May 10, 2015

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Iowa has worked its way from No. 7 to No. 1 in wind energy. By the end of 2014, Iowa produced 28.5 percent of its electricity from wind energy, the highest in the country. That number is expected to increase to more than 30...

Male Athlete of the Year: Brandon Scherff

DANNY PAYNE

May 10, 2015

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There’s no denying Brandon Scherff’s talent on the football field. A guy doesn’t earn the Outland Trophy, become a consensus All-American, or get selected No. 5 overall in the NFL draft without having the ability to maul...

Iowa’s seniors shine

RYAN RODRIGUEZ

May 10, 2015

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They were there since the beginning. From the dark days under head coach Jack Dahm through the program’s eventual resurgence under current skipper Rick Heller, Iowa’s senior class has been a constant, a steady hand...

Hawkeyes sweep Gophers

IAN MURPHY

May 10, 2015

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Ten hits usually lead to at least a handful of runs, but on Sunday against Minnesota, the Hawkeye defense backed the pitching staff in one the team’s best outings of the season. The pitching staff was solid all day, with...

Point/Couterpoint: Who should have been the DI’s Male Athlete of the Year?

DI STAFF

May 10, 2015

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Aaron White In all likelihood, Brandon Scherff will have a better professional career than Aaron White. That’s far from a knock on White but rather a general state of confidence that a 6-5, 319-pound Paul Bunyan look-alike of a ...

Softball’s tourney run ends

JORDAN HANSEN

May 10, 2015

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Coming into the postseason off a victory against Northwestern in the regular-season finale, Iowa head coach Marla Looper felt the win would give the team momentum as it headed into the tournament. Turns out, she was right. A...