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Iowa Board of Regents to unveil new multi-year tuition model in November

Regent Michael Richards listens to a presentation during a meeting in the Reiman Ballroom of the ISU Alumni Center in Ames on Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017.

Katie Ann McCarver and Marissa Payne

September 13, 2018

After the state Board of Regents and the three public universities it governs convened in 2017 to examine ways to make tuition increases more predictable despite unstable state support, the regent president announced Thursday the regents will soon unveil a multi-year tuition model. Regent President...

Noah Fant holds major advantage for Hawkeye football

Iowa Tight End Noah Fant runs after a catch during Iowa's game against Iowa State at Kinnick Stadium on Saturday, Sept. 8, 2018. The Hawkeyes defeated the Cyclones 13-3.

Anna Kayser, Assistant Sports Editor

September 13, 2018

Too fast for linebackers, too big for defensive backs, Noah Fant is a defensive coordinator’s worst nightmare. For opposing defenses, a lack of sleep comes from trying to stop Fant from running over numerous positions. “If you get a linebacker out there, it’s a lot of fun,” Fant said last season. ...

Jeffrey Nock no longer employed by University of Iowa following sexual-harassment allegations

A protester holds their sign during the Jeffery Nock protest outside of the Pappajohn Business Building on Aug. 30, 2018. Students and faculty turned out to protest Professor Jeffery B. Nock, who is still employed at the university despite issued a criminal trespass warning after allegedly taking photographs of women at the Campus Recreation and Wellness Center.

Marissa Payne, Managing Editor

September 13, 2018

Following allegations of sexual harassment in the spring, Jeffrey Nock, a Tippie College of Business lecturer, is “no longer employed by the University of Iowa,” Jeneane Beck, the UI assistant vice president for External Relations, informed The Daily Iowan on Thursday. Law-enforcement officials and witnesses...

Dueling views on Medicaid shape race for Iowa governor

Fred Hubbell, the Democratic nominee for governor, speaks to supporters in Iowa City on Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018.

Emily Wangen and Sarah Watson

September 13, 2018

Two candidates for Iowa’s chief executive paint different portraits of the state of privatized Medicaid in their campaigns. In a Democratic field office in Iowa City on Wednesday evening, Iowa Democratic gubernatorial candidate Fred Hubbell contended that the privatized Medicaid system under his opp...

Iowa football sees strength in the secondary

Iowa strong safety Amani Hooker dives into the end zone after intercepting a pass on Ohio State's first play from scrimmage during Iowa's game against Ohio State at Kinnick Stadium on Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017. The Hawkeyes defeated the Buckeyes 55 to 24.

Adam Hensley, Pregame Editor

September 12, 2018

Through the first two weeks of college football, one thing is clear: Iowa’s defense is good. The defensive line essentially stole the show, with A.J. Epenesa, Parker Hesse, Anthony Nelson, and Matt Nelson wreaking havoc on the line. But Iowa’s secondary hasn’t received the hype or attention as...

UIHC switches Java House to Bread Garden

The exterior of Bread Garden Market in downtown Iowa City is seen on Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2018. The Java Houses in University of Iowa will soon all be replaced by Bread Gardens.

Kit Fitzgerald, News Reporter

September 13, 2018

After an open bidding, the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics will switch from Java House to Bread Garden in its four locations starting Nov 1. After a 14-year partnership, UIHC officials decided to hold a competitive bid after examining its contract with Java House. A competitive bid is open to t...

Elizabeth Moen to play at Englert in celebration of new album release

Elizabeth Moen to play at Englert in celebration of new album release

Lauren Barber, [email protected]

September 12, 2018

Iowa native Elizabeth Moen’s next few months will consist of nothing but music. Having started Sept. 10 and spanning through Dec. 19, Moen will crisscross the country from New York to Portland on a release tour for her latest LP, A Million Miles Away. A Million Miles Away opens with the song “R...

Nursing student by day, tattoo artist by night

Nursing student by day, tattoo artist by night

Philip Runia, Arts Reporter

September 12, 2018

“By the way, this isn’t Jesus fan art,” Casey Gartlan said while shading a tattoo design of a cross on her sketchpad. The cross is for her boyfriend’s father. After beating cancer, he requested the commission of a cross entwined with a cancer awareness ribbon. The commission will be one of the ...

Third Cactus Mexican restaurant to open downtown

Third Cactus Mexican restaurant to open downtown

Julia DiGiacomo, News Reporter

September 12, 2018

Cactus 3 will be opening on 114 S. Clinton St. sometime this weekend. This will be the third Cactus location in Iowa City, after Cactus Mexican Grill and Cantina and Cactus 2, located on Gilbert Street and Burlington Street respectively. The Cactus restaurants serve Mexican cuisine, including quesadillas,...

‘There’s no joy’ in closing centers, Provost Curry tells Iowa Board of Regents

UI interim Provost Sue Curry speaks to the state Board of Regents during the Academic Affairs Committee meeting in the IMU on Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018.

Marissa Payne, Managing Editor

September 12, 2018

After University of Iowa President Bruce Harreld announced in April the UI would consider closing certain centers and institutes in light of reduced state funding, the full state Board of Regents will consider requests to close the chosen centers at its November meeting. UI interim Provost Sue Curry...

Hip-hop artist Lizzo announced as UI Homecoming show

The Old Capitol Building before the University of Iowa homecoming parade on Friday, 6 Oct., 2017.

Naomi Hofferber, Arts Editor

September 12, 2018

SCOPE has officially announced Minnesota hip-hop artist Lizzo as this year’s University of Iowa homecoming show. Lizzo has toured with Haim and Florence + the Machine, and is known for songs “Fitness,” “Boys,” and “Good as Hell.” "I’m super excited to have booked Lizzo, because my...