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Brooklyn Draisey


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Brooklyn Draisey is the Projects Editor at The Daily Iowan. She is a senior studying journalism and entrepreneurial management. She has worked as a news reporter, news editor, and managing editor during her time at the DI. She enjoys writing long-form, in-depth features.

Brooklyn Draisey, Projects Editor

Nov 18, 2020
How accessible are COVID-19 tests in Iowa? (Story)
Nov 04, 2020
Johnson County keeps Democrats in uncontested seats (Story)
Oct 22, 2020
Big Ten gives daily dose of COVID-19 precautions to ensure player safety (Story)
Oct 20, 2020
A spooky endeavor: DI editors spend night at Villisca Ax Murder House (Story)
Sep 27, 2020
North Dubuque Street mural connects current events and Iowa experiences (Story)
May 05, 2020
Playing the waiting game: local businesses await financial relief from loans (Story)
Apr 21, 2020
UI fraternity under investigation for allegedly holding large social gathering amid COVID-19 pandemic (Story)
Apr 17, 2020
UI Health Care reports 64 cases of COVID-19 among employees since February (Story)
Mar 29, 2020
Delivery drivers work on the front lines of COVID-19 pandemic (Story)
Mar 18, 2020
Johnson County declares spread of COVID-19 a public health emergency (Story)
Mar 16, 2020
UI creates ‘temporary workforce pool’ to assist critical work units amid coronavirus spread (Story)
Mar 16, 2020
Coralville company begins mass-production of COVID-19 test component (Story)
Mar 15, 2020
Iowa City Public Library, other facilities close amid COVID-19 concerns (Story)
Mar 13, 2020
UI researchers take precautions with study subjects amid COVID-19 concerns (Story)
Mar 12, 2020
Hawkeye Service Breaks cancels student trips (Story)
Mar 04, 2020
Jury selection marks first day of Weltman trial (Story)
Feb 26, 2020
University of Iowa investigates three fraternities for policy violations (Story)
Feb 06, 2020
Polling high doesn’t mean clear White House path (Story)
Feb 03, 2020
Inconsistencies in reporting cause for delay in Democratic results (Story)
Jan 29, 2020
Andrew Yang talks education with students at the IMU (Story)
Dec 04, 2019
Iowa City artists take different paths to becoming tattoo artists (Story)
Nov 18, 2019
Johnson County attorney finds Iowa City officer acted with ‘reasonable force’ in July shoplifting incident (Story)
Nov 13, 2019
Former Wesley Center director taking ‘indefinite’ leave of absence from United Methodist Church (Story)
Nov 03, 2019
Binge Break: Band of Brothers still stands out 18 years later (Story)
Oct 09, 2019
Shivers discusses path forward after racist ideology in sorority Instagram comment (Story)
Oct 02, 2019
Carson King fundraiser reaches $3 million (Story)
Oct 02, 2019
Climate Activist Greta Thunberg to join Iowa City climate strike (Story)
Sep 30, 2019
Court rules UI restricted free speech of deregistered religious student org (Story)
Sep 19, 2019
FilmScene Chauncey raises the curtain: a look into the new building (Story)
Sep 14, 2019
Mental evaluation ordered for suspect in Iowa City officer-involved shooting (Story)
Sep 13, 2019
UI reports enrollment growth in class of 2023 (Story)
Sep 02, 2019
Mollie Tibbetts’ family shares the UI student’s legacy one year after her death (Story)
Aug 24, 2019
UI Wesley Center Board of Directors condemns church trial of resigned minister (Story)
Aug 17, 2019
Rep. Seth Moulton calls to fight for American values during speech (Story)
Aug 08, 2019
Iowa City residents discuss bike-lane additions to Governor and Dodge Streets at open house (Story)
Aug 05, 2019
Presidential Candidates at the Iowa State Fair (Story)
Jul 29, 2019
Officer-involved shooting injures Iowa City police officer, shoplifting suspect (Story)
Jul 23, 2019
Iowa City, Coralville police respond to reports of car vandalism (Story)
Jul 22, 2019
UISG hosts Association of Big Ten Students conference (Story)
Jul 16, 2019
No one takes memes seriously; you shouldn’t either (Story)
Jul 11, 2019
Iowa City police seek information on incident involving several shattered car windows (Story)
Jul 11, 2019
Iowa City man accused of making threats against University of Iowa online (Story)
Jul 11, 2019
UI moves forward in exploring public-private partnership (Story)
Jul 03, 2019
Identity of deceased person in Ralston Creek released (Story)
Jul 03, 2019
City Councilor Rockne Cole won’t seek second term (Story)
Jul 03, 2019
Police release identity of deceased person found under Highway 6 Bridge (Story)
Jul 02, 2019
TrekFest welcomes local and global communities (Story)
Jul 02, 2019
Jazz Fest brings unique genre to IC music scene (Story)
Jul 01, 2019
Prequels hurt stories more than they help (Story)
Jul 01, 2019
Body found in Ralston Creek (Story)
Jun 24, 2019
UI research team receives largest research award in UI history (Story)
Jun 24, 2019
Iowa City downtown destination Melk closes its doors (Story)
Jun 22, 2019
Iowa City police make arrests in Hollywood Boulevard shooting (Story)
Jun 21, 2019
Iowa City police charge 15-year-old boy in June 13 shooting (Story)
Jun 21, 2019
Trial for Mollie Tibbetts homicide suspect delayed (Story)
Jun 18, 2019
Mollie Tibbetts homicide suspect asks for more time before judge decides if police violated his rights (Story)
Jun 18, 2019
People gain new experiences with art at Downtown Block Party (Story)
Jun 17, 2019
Iowa City police investigate shots fired Monday morning (Story)
Jun 14, 2019
Johnson County prosecutor finds IC police officers justified in officer-involved shooting (Story)
Jun 14, 2019
Vehicles, persons of interest identified in June 13 shooting (Story)
Jun 13, 2019
Curry to move to Office of the President (Story)
Jun 13, 2019
Iowa City police respond to shots fired near Mercer Park (Story)
Jun 12, 2019
Jimmy Fallon compares President Trump’s appearance to TigerHawk logo (Story)
Jun 10, 2019
University of Iowa student Mollie Tibbetts honored with statues in Grinnell (Story)
Jun 04, 2019
Festival celebrating Iowa River set to make a big splash in Iowa City (Story)
Jun 03, 2019
Iowa State University student appointed to state Board of Regents (Story)
Jun 03, 2019
Name of May 31 drowning victim released (Story)
May 31, 2019
Court documents show blood found in suspect’s car belonged to Mollie Tibbetts (Story)
May 02, 2019
Judge rules in favor of Kirk Ferentz in trial with neighbors (Story)
May 01, 2019
Johnson County Sheriff decides not to run for re-election (Story)
Apr 02, 2019
UI delays initial step to proceeding on public-private partnership (Story)
Apr 01, 2019
UI Charge runs on relationship building for UISG election (Story)
Mar 29, 2019
Semi truck hits Iowa Avenue railroad bridge (Story)
Mar 27, 2019
Tibbetts trial moved to Woodbury County (Story)
Mar 07, 2019
My brother died when I was 11. The UI Children’s Hospital’s sibling program helped me through. (Story)
Mar 06, 2019
Hieronymus Square fire damage estimated to cost $1 million; cause determined (Story)
Mar 06, 2019
UI police investigate report of student struck in residence hall (Story)
Feb 27, 2019
UI Community Credit Union works to change name after state, regent policy changes (Story)
Feb 19, 2019
UISG discusses possible UI public/private partnership (Story)
Feb 16, 2019
UISG president vetoes First-Generation Summit legislation (Story)
Feb 06, 2019
Court rules UI discriminated against student group (Story)
Feb 04, 2019
Catholic Center holds vigil in memory of UI student Gerald Belz (Story)
Dec 12, 2018
UI fraternity Kappa Sigma loses status as registered student organization (Story)
Dec 03, 2018
Steve Goddard named new CLAS dean (Story)
Nov 26, 2018
AP reporters reflect on their time at the DI (Story)
Oct 26, 2018
Johnson County Supervisor Kurt Friese has died (Story)
Oct 10, 2018
Nine fraternities suspended pending investigations into alcohol use at events (Story)
Oct 09, 2018
UI legend reflects on 50 years of fighting for gender equality in intercollegiate athletics (Story)
Sep 24, 2018
Mail truck catches fire in Iowa City, no mail damaged (Story)
Aug 28, 2018
Latinx community feels effects of immigration debate following death of Mollie Tibbetts (Story)
Aug 23, 2018
Three University of Iowa students die off campus (Story)
Jul 19, 2018
Former UI staffer used university money to make personal purchases (Story)
May 08, 2018
Grant funds IC Monarch rearing tent (Story)
May 07, 2018
Nontenure faculty march to the president’s mansion (Story)
May 03, 2018
Iowa City Police Officer recognized for keeping streets safe (Story)
May 02, 2018
Johnson County puts on events for Older Americans Month (Story)
May 01, 2018
Celi-Yaks org advocates for Celiac Disease (Story)
May 01, 2018
Director of Avengers talks Marvel and his time at the University of Iowa (Story)
Apr 27, 2018
University of Iowa study finds police more likely to crash in emergency mode (Story)
Apr 26, 2018
WorldCanvass hosts discussion on environmental policies and the future (Story)
Apr 24, 2018
Solar program saves money for residents (Story)
Apr 17, 2018
Young inventors show their work at convention (Story)
Apr 16, 2018
Panel talks Black Panther and diversity in Hollywood (Story)
Apr 12, 2018
Bookmobile celebrates one year in service (Story)
Apr 12, 2018
UIEC puts on events for Earth Month (Story)
Apr 09, 2018
ICE CREAM Fair offers space for cartoonists, zinesters (Story)
Apr 05, 2018
Be the Match shaves heads to help save lives (Story)
Apr 04, 2018
Community Conversations help non-native English speakers learn in relaxed environment (Story)
Apr 02, 2018
Downtown District works to bring in more female-run businesses (Story)
Mar 30, 2018
Firms in religious counties have lower debt costs, higher credit ratings (Story)
Mar 27, 2018
CIA comes to UI, talks careers and myths (Story)
Mar 22, 2018
Johnson County pulls up short in physical environment compared to other Iowa counties (Story)
Mar 20, 2018
Iowa City apartments begin to offer recycling as rental permits are renewed (Story)
Mar 19, 2018
Iowa City named must-see literary destination (Story)
Mar 06, 2018
UI tests ‘watchful waiting’ in new breast-cancer study (Story)
Mar 05, 2018
Crisis Center flips pancakes to raise money (Story)
Mar 02, 2018
The night of the false shot in Currier Hall (Story)
Mar 01, 2018
FilmScene celebrates women filmmakers during Women’s History Month (Story)
Feb 28, 2018
UI Fulbright program named top producer third year in a row (Story)
Feb 22, 2018
University of Iowa researchers use pigs for arthritis treatment (Story)
Feb 21, 2018
UI Students for Human Rights hold vigil for gun violence victims (Story)
Feb 16, 2018
FBI warns universities against Confucius Institute (Story)
Feb 15, 2018
Researchers find revolutionary ethanol-production process (Story)
Feb 13, 2018
Tippie launches new Masters in Business Analytics degree (Story)
Feb 09, 2018
UI signs agreement with Civil Rights Office to prove Title IX compliance (Story)
Feb 05, 2018
Dance Marathon play-by-play: breaking records and making history (Story)
Feb 03, 2018
Children remembered in Dancing in Our Hearts room (Story)
Feb 03, 2018
Iowa City salon gives dancers and patients new dos (Story)
Feb 03, 2018
Ballerd family celebrate being cancer-free at Dance Marathon’s Big Event (Story)
Feb 03, 2018
Merchandise table makes money for the cause (Story)
Feb 03, 2018
Dance Marathon 24 shatters fundraising records, raising more than $3 million (Story)
Feb 02, 2018
Morale captains pump up the crowd for the night (Story)
Feb 01, 2018
UI Stroke Center study extends treatment time after stroke (Story)
Jan 31, 2018
Johnson County honored for workplace safety (Story)
Jan 30, 2018
CHOMP chows down on Iowa City (Story)
Jan 26, 2018
African American Museum of Iowa presents on civil rights (Story)
Jan 25, 2018
Iowa Flood Center works with North Carolina to better brace for the flood (Story)
Jan 24, 2018
Zombie Burger stalks out of Iowa City (Story)
Jan 19, 2018
Flu season starts off rough in Iowa (Story)
Jan 18, 2018
Students use sandbox to demonstrate gravity (Story)
Jan 16, 2018
Citizens Police Academy reaches 20th year (Story)
Dec 13, 2017
New medical-affairs VP brings new ideas to UI (Story)
Dec 08, 2017
NIH grant aids UI health education (Story)
Dec 08, 2017
WorldCanvass panel discusses art, life after death (Story)
Dec 04, 2017
Hawkeye Water to Thrive spikes global water crisis (Story)
Dec 01, 2017
Ribbon-cutting ceremony marks Iowa City’s new Hilton Garden Inn’s opening (Story)
Nov 28, 2017
UI United Nations Association writes to congressional representatives (Story)
Nov 17, 2017
Hawkeye Marching Band Director retires after 20 years (Story)
Nov 14, 2017
UI a cappella groups unite for passionate performance (Story)
Nov 10, 2017
Veterans share experiences at IowaWatch event (Story)
Nov 10, 2017
UI honors ‘unsung heroes’ with Veterans Day ceremony (Story)
Nov 07, 2017
Iowa City councilors back commercial Ped Mall structures (Story)
Nov 03, 2017
Iowa City mayor: City Council won’t wait to find climate-change solutions (Story)
Oct 30, 2017
New postapocalyptic board game created in Iowa City (Story)
Oct 30, 2017
Iowa City teams up with DEA for National Prescription Drug Take Back Day  (Story)
Oct 25, 2017
UIHC, Nebraska Medicine help volunteers suit up to protect against disease (Story)
Oct 16, 2017
Photographer David Ottenstein preserves Iowa’s bygone farming landscape  (Story)
Oct 16, 2017
UI researchers uncover Facebook ‘collusion networks’ (Story)
Oct 12, 2017
Reformation-era books presented in honor of 500th anniversary  (Story)
Oct 05, 2017
Officer David Schwindt steps down after five years (Story)
Oct 02, 2017
Englert hosts hurricane-relief reading (Story)
Oct 02, 2017
Coralville moves forward with new Iowa Arena project (Story)
Sep 27, 2017
UISG raves for student voter registration  (Story)
Sep 22, 2017
Cwiertny talks environmental policy, politics  (Story)
Sep 22, 2017
COPDGene study receives five-year renewal to continue 10-year follow-ups (Story)
Sep 15, 2017
Groups rally on Ped Mall for $10.10 minimum wage (Story)
Sep 08, 2017
Doing the Iowa wave (Story)
Sep 06, 2017
SHOUT has success in increasing downtown safety (Story)
Sep 05, 2017
Downtown establishments remain confident after Ped Mall shooting (Story)
Aug 31, 2017
Downtown District discusses impact of public art (Story)
Aug 28, 2017
Socialist group makes strides in Iowa City (Story)
Aug 23, 2017
Pancheros celebrates 25 years in the Iowa City community (Story)