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UI athletics department reports three positive COVID-19 tests out of 376 tests conducted

Iowa’s 149-pound Max Murin grapples with Nebraska’s Brock Hardy during a wrestling dual meet between No. 1 Iowa and No. 6 Nebraska at Carver Hawkeye Arena on Friday, Jan. 15, 2021. No. 8 Murin defeated No. 20 Hardy  by decision, 6-2, and the Hawkeyes defeated the Cornhuskers, 31-6.
Robert Read, Pregame Editor January 18, 2021

The University of Iowa athletics department conducted 376 COVID-19 PCR tests for the week of Jan. 11-17 and received three positive tests and 373 negative tests. As part of Iowa’s return to campus...

Study abroad canceled through through Aug. 1

The Old Capitol is seen on Thursday, March 12, 2020.
Caleb McCullough, Managing Editor January 15, 2021

Study abroad will be canceled at the University of Iowa for the spring semester and the summer of 2021. In a campus-wide email, the UI said all study abroad and university-sponsored international...

University of Iowa will supply PPE to students beginning Wednesday

The Old Capitol is seen on Thursday, March 12, 2020.
Rachel Schilke, News Editor January 13, 2021

Personal protective equipment will be available for students beginning on Wednesday. In a campus-wide update, the University of Iowa said it will begin distributing PPE in the Iowa Memorial Union...

Reynolds’ state budget proposal underfunds public universities’ request

Members of the senate take part in a session within the senate chambers of the Iowa State Capitol Building on Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2021 in Des Moines. Tuesday marks the second day of the 2021 Iowa legislative session, including the annual State of the State address given by Gov. Kim Reynolds. (Ryan Adams/The Daily Iowan)
Sarah Watson, Executive Editor January 12, 2021

Iowa’s three regent-governed universities would see a budget boost of $15 million under Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds’ proposed state budget — underfunding university leaders’ requests after lawmakers...

Over 9,000 doses of the COVD-19 vaccine given in Johnson County

The Moderna Covid-19 vaccine vial is seen on Tuesday, Dec.22, 2020 at the Iowa City VA Health Care System's hospital.
Rylee Wilson, News Editor January 12, 2021

Over 9,000 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine have been distributed in Johnson County since the doses were first given on Dec. 14, though Johnson County Public Health Officials say it could be months before...

UI athletics department reports 14 positive COVID-19 PCR tests out of 411 tests conducted

Action is underway during a men's basketball game between Iowa and Purdue at Carver-Hawkeye Arena on Tuesday, Dec. 22, 2020.
Robert Read, Pregame Editor January 11, 2021

The University of Iowa athletics department conducted 411 COVID-19 PCR tests for the week of Jan. 4-10 and received 14 positive tests and 397 negative tests. As part of Iowa’s return to campus...

COVID-19 vaccine, CARES Act funding soon to be available for University of Iowa campus

The Old Capitol is seen on Thursday, March 12, 2020.
January 11, 2021

COVID-19 vaccinations will eventually be available for students through University of Iowa Student Health, according to a mass email from the University of Iowa, though details on how or when remain...

University of Iowa reports 13 new cases of COVID-19

The Old Capitol is seen on Thursday, March 12, 2020.
Rylee Wilson, News Editor January 8, 2021

The University of Iowa reported 13 new cases of COVID-19 since Jan. 6, with 10 self-reported cases among students and three among employees.  Since the university began reporting cases on Aug....

University of Iowa reports 16 new COVID-19 cases

The Old Capitol is seen on Thursday, March 12, 2020.
Rachel Schilke, News Editor January 6, 2021

The University of Iowa is reporting new COVID-19 cases on campus, with 16 members of the UI community testing positive for the virus. As of Jan. 4, five students and 11 employees have self-reported...

UI athletics department reports three positive COVID-19 tests out of 277 tests conducted

Action is underway during a football game between Iowa and Nebraska at Kinnick Stadium on Friday, Nov. 27, 2020.
Robert Read, Pregame Editor January 4, 2021

The University of Iowa athletics department conducted 277 COVID-19 PCR tests for the week of Dec. 28 - Jan. 3 and received three positive tests and 274 negative tests. As part of Iowa’s return...

University of Iowa reports 21 cases of COVID-19 among students, employees

The Old Capitol building is seen on Monday, Nov. 11, 2019.
Rachel Schilke, News Editor January 4, 2021

The University of Iowa is reporting new COVID-19 cases on campus, with 21 members of the UI community self-reporting testing positive for the virus. As of Dec. 30, nine students and 12 employees...

University of Iowa reports eight new cases of COVID-19

The Old Capitol is seen on Thursday, March 12, 2020.
Rylee Wilson, News Editor December 30, 2020

The University of Iowa reported eight new cases of COVID-19 since Dec. 28, four self-reported cases among students and four among employees.  Since the university began reporting case totals on...

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