The Daily Iowan

Alexandra Skores


Alexandra Skores is the Managing Editor of The Daily Iowan. She is a senior at the University of Iowa on a Pre-Law track studying Journalism and Mass Communications, Political Science, and a minor in Criminology, Law, and Justice. Alexandra has previously served as a News Editor, training new reporters and covering breaking news. In her first year at the DI, Alexandra was a News Reporter, covering the UI’s Graduate Colleges. She has also been a part of the DI’s digital team and worked on engagement efforts, including managing the DI’s Instagram.

Alexandra Skores, Managing Editor

Dec 15, 2020
‘Loving a challenge:’ Leon Spies lives life on the edge of the seat of the courtroom as Iowa City criminal defense attorney (Story)
Dec 01, 2020
‘Isolated and anxious:’ University of Iowa dental students react to an email thread and remarks made within their college (Story)
Nov 10, 2020
Vice President-elect Kamala Harris empowers Iowa women in law and politics (Story)
Nov 01, 2020
Trump rallies in Dubuque two days before Election Day (Story)
Oct 27, 2020
Email thread within the College of Dentistry community sparks debate (Story)
Oct 12, 2020
Jury trial scheduled for March for man accused of killing his wife, UI Health Care budget official JoEllen Browning (Story)
Oct 01, 2020
What the next University of Iowa president will inherit (Story)
Sep 22, 2020
University of Iowa Division of DEI, administrators acknowledge Michael Williams’ killing (Story)
Sep 15, 2020
Standing Together: Latinx communities voice their support for Black lives (Story)
Sep 11, 2020
University of Iowa reports 113 new COVID-19 cases (Story)
Sep 08, 2020
Iowa City Police Log to become a coffee table book (Story)
Sep 08, 2020
Coralville Prison Inmate dies due to complications likely related to COVID-19 (Story)
Sep 02, 2020
UI Faculty Council discusses need to recruit and retain underrepresented faculty and staff (Story)
Sep 01, 2020
UI Faculty Council discusses utilizing P3 allocations to accommodate financial pressure (Story)
Aug 29, 2020
CLAS announces Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Launch for 2020-21 (Story)
Aug 26, 2020
Johnson County sees surge in COVID-19 cases as students return for first week of classes (Story)
Aug 25, 2020
Submit a guest opinion to The Daily Iowan about life on campus (Story)
Aug 25, 2020
University of Iowa to begin testing any students, Harreld says, as Johnson County coronavirus cases continue to climb (Story)
Aug 25, 2020
Off-campus behavior may lead to suspensions or cancellations of housing contracts (Story)
Aug 19, 2020
University of Iowa to release number of self-reported coronavirus cases each Friday (Story)
May 11, 2020
121 E. College St.: Union Bar and its earlier iterations were home to many Hawkeye nightlife memories (Story)
Apr 21, 2020
Carson King’s beer supply ‘replenished’ after Anheuser-Busch gives nearly $1 million to UI Stead Family Children’s Hospital (Story)
Apr 02, 2020
University of Iowa provost reports ‘equity gap’ in first-generation student outcomes (Story)
Mar 22, 2020
What is COVID-19? A breakdown of the virus that’s spread across the globe (Story)
Mar 22, 2020
Hawkeye cheer and poms to move to online tryouts (Story)
Mar 18, 2020
Iowa City declares civil emergency following Johnson County and state declarations (Story)
Mar 11, 2020
UI Hospitals and Clinics to open new clinic, conduct video doctor visits amid COVID-19 cases (Story)
Mar 11, 2020
UI Health Care admits patient with COVID-19 in ‘critical condition’ (Story)
Feb 11, 2020
Fourth VP for Student Life candidate Brian Lai talks need to retain underrepresented staff (Story)
Feb 04, 2020
Caucus changes prove to add issues in reporting preferred candidate, turnout (Story)
Feb 03, 2020
Andrew Yang hypes up supporters in Iowa City before Iowa caucuses (Story)
Feb 02, 2020
A ‘Hawkeye Caucus:’ Five University of Iowa students reflect upon commitments to presidential hopefuls (Story)
Jan 28, 2020
UI faculty discuss early stages of public/private partnership allocations (Story)
Jan 22, 2020
UI Student Disability Services to move temporarily to Old Capitol Mall (Story)
Dec 19, 2019
A heart for the Hawks: Kid Captain leads the way to the Holiday bowl (Story)
Dec 09, 2019
University of Iowa officials plan for change from previous roles (Story)
Dec 09, 2019
Iowa doctor launches campaign to ‘replenish kids’ mental health’ (Story)
Dec 05, 2019
UI names Lauren McLeran interim vice president for Student Life (Story)
Dec 04, 2019
Parking and Transportation to close IMU parking office as UI turns to more online transactions (Story)
Dec 03, 2019
Mental-health resources scarce at UI Stead Family Children’s Hospital, researchers say (Story)
Nov 18, 2019
Nancy Kraft retires after 18 years at UI dedicating her life to preserving books (Story)
Nov 14, 2019
Kid Captain Aubrey Bussan-Kluesner granted her birthday wish this weekend (Story)
Nov 14, 2019
Law enforcement searching river near Iowa Avenue bridge under suspicion of jumper (Story)
Nov 05, 2019
Johnson County voter turnout lower than expected for local elections (Story)
Oct 29, 2019
UI Hospitals and Clinics announces a $2.5 million market adjustment to benefit staff (Story)
Oct 24, 2019
UI forms vice president for Student Life search committee (Story)
Oct 12, 2019
UI reports Burge resident died (Story)
Oct 11, 2019
Kid Captain shows her heart belongs to the Hawkeyes (Story)
Oct 01, 2019
Carson King raises $2,959,336.30 for the kids (Story)
Sep 26, 2019
UI restarting dean of students search — again (Story)
Sep 24, 2019
Kim Reynolds says she’s ‘confident’ Iowa’s universities will find Cy-Hawk game solution (Story)
Sep 24, 2019
Carson King receives slew of goodies in Busch sign aftermath (Story)
Sep 19, 2019
UI provost announces new policy to increase faculty salary promotional raises (Story)
Sep 19, 2019
Plate of insecurity: A student’s struggle to access food (Story)
Sep 12, 2019
Brain stimulation helps treat Parkinson’s patients, UI researchers say (Story)
Aug 28, 2019
Ranch absolutely improves pizza (Story)
Aug 24, 2019
UI police receive report of East Side residence hall incident (Story)
May 09, 2019
UI pharmacy school uses alums board to engage graduate students (Story)
May 06, 2019
First words to full sentences: the UI’s top ranked communication program (Story)
May 02, 2019
Grad student aims to improve Iowa water quality (Story)
Apr 30, 2019
UI alum heads to D.C. with presidential fellowship (Story)
Apr 30, 2019
UI sports medicine takes on Hawkeyes, Olympic-level athletes (Story)
Apr 28, 2019
Iowa professor finds new way to teach diseases (Story)
Apr 26, 2019
Dance Marathon announces For The Kids Way Dedicated to the Kiddos (Story)
Apr 25, 2019
Student Health and Wellness splits up (Story)
Apr 24, 2019
UI students predict a better Iowa City (Story)
Apr 12, 2019
University of Iowa gives six veterans new dentures (Story)
Apr 10, 2019
Organization promoting children’s health comes to Iowa (Story)
Apr 08, 2019
UI police issue crime alert for investigation involving stolen cell phone on campus (Story)
Apr 07, 2019
UI program supports gifted students in early college transition (Story)
Apr 07, 2019
UI celebrates Sonia Kovalevsky Day for 14 years (Story)
Mar 31, 2019
UI researchers develop technology to promote sustainable farming (Story)
Mar 26, 2019
Graduate women develop emotional support group over a glass of wine (Story)
Mar 24, 2019
UI announces partnership with Middle Eastern university (Story)
Mar 24, 2019
UI Urban & Regional Planning School teams up with College of Engineering on new degree (Story)
Mar 14, 2019
UI finance students receive a new financial collaboration lab (Story)
Mar 13, 2019
UI grad student breaks dissertation boundaries (Story)
Mar 11, 2019
Minimum wage affects child development, public health research team shows (Story)
Mar 10, 2019
UI grad student hopes to diversify jazz with programs for women (Story)
Mar 07, 2019
Researcher and mentor Deborah Whaley reflects on her female advocacy work (Story)
Mar 06, 2019
Iowa City fire personnel investigate Hieronymus Square fire (Story)
Mar 04, 2019
Linda Snetselaar appointed to USDA’s national dietary committee (Story)
Mar 03, 2019
Researchers plan to use artificial intelligence to improve health care (Story)
Feb 27, 2019
Grad students continue through programs with little academic advising (Story)
Feb 26, 2019
UI graduate student earns Excellence in Teaching Award (Story)
Feb 25, 2019
Iowa City depletes salt stores (Story)
Feb 21, 2019
Denise Martinez takes on associate dean for cultural affairs (Story)
Feb 20, 2019
FIRST Tech Challenge celebrates 10 years at UI (Story)
Feb 18, 2019
Project HOPE celebrates 10 years at Education College (Story)
Feb 13, 2019
Valentine’s Day in Iowa City (Story)
Feb 07, 2019
Recovery room allows IC first responders to float, relieve stress (Story)
Feb 05, 2019
Twins are believed to be youngest born at UIHC (Story)
Feb 03, 2019
Dance Marathon play-by-play: $2.9 million for the 25th Big Event (Story)
Feb 02, 2019
Dance Marathon 25 raises nearly $3 million (Story)
Feb 02, 2019
Dance Marathon 25 celebrates 5-year cancer-free children (Story)
Feb 01, 2019
Young boy leaves his legacy in Dance Marathon and the world (Story)
Jan 31, 2019
Engineer Your World takes aim at STEM involvement (Story)
Jan 30, 2019
UI Pharmacy College creates social hour (Story)
Jan 28, 2019
UI researchers find benefits of dietary supplement in nursing mice (Story)
Jan 24, 2019
Banks, credit unions respond to longest government shutdown (Story)
Jan 22, 2019
UI graduate develops new heart disease prevention technology (Story)
Jan 19, 2019
3rd Annual Women’s March takes over Iowa City (Story)
Jan 16, 2019
Food Pantry at Iowa brings new location to west side (Story)
Dec 14, 2018
UI gamers hope to develop new varsity collegiate eSport at Iowa (Story)
Dec 09, 2018
Iowa City’s Bluebird is a decade old (Story)
Dec 06, 2018
UI College of Nursing and Eastern Iowa Community Colleges put nurses on fast track to nursing degree (Story)
Dec 05, 2018
UISG implements first HIV testing initiative (Story)
Dec 02, 2018
UI Greenhouse provides students and community members a place for plant interests (Story)
Nov 28, 2018
Straw usage goes down in Iowa City (Story)
Nov 26, 2018
UISG and other organizations say ‘It’s on Us’ to combat sexual violence (Story)
Nov 13, 2018
Dance Marathon 25 endows $2.2 million to child life specialist (Story)
Nov 11, 2018
UI seniors and part-time DJs hope to push EDM scene in Iowa City (Story)
Nov 07, 2018
Voter turnout increases across Iowa (Story)
Nov 06, 2018
What you need to know about voting on Election Day (Story)
Nov 04, 2018
Community Outreach Lab hopes to bring clients to promote health in daily lifestyles (Story)
Oct 31, 2018
UI students encourage politicians to get active on social media (Story)
Oct 29, 2018
Immigration reform rally hopes to inspire others to get involved (Story)
Oct 29, 2018
Students hope to influence children’s lives from ‘Cover to Cover’ (Story)
Oct 24, 2018
Miss Iowa packs her year of service full (Story)
Oct 21, 2018
Hawkeye football superfans show front row pride (Story)
Oct 18, 2018
Big Grove executive chef named Iowa Restaurateur of the Year (Story)
Oct 08, 2018
UI students react to Brett Kavanaugh confirmation (Story)
Oct 02, 2018
LGBTQ+ History Month will feature events throughout campus (Story)
Oct 02, 2018
Dance Marathon 25 increases sustainability efforts for Big Event (Story)
Sep 27, 2018
Dance Marathon wants to increase its impact by connecting with other campus organizations (Story)
Sep 25, 2018
UI students petition for birth control (Story)
Sep 23, 2018
Hawkeye Service Teams hopes to modify Alternative Spring Break (Story)
Sep 18, 2018
UISG, GPSG hopes to increase student voter turnout through Voter Registration Week (Story)
Sep 16, 2018
After Miss America, Miss Iowa looks forward to a year of service to the state (Story)
Sep 13, 2018
Dance Marathon hopes to ‘Shape Your Impact’ in Big Event (Story)
Sep 12, 2018
Low numbers in primary special election brings opportunity to push for change (Story)
Aug 28, 2018
UI Housing & Dining plans to improve residence-hall living (Story)
Aug 22, 2018
Cambus difficulties tie up students (Story)