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Josie Fischels


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Josie Fischels is an Arts Editor at The Daily Iowan. Josie is a junior studying journalism and theater arts. She worked as a news reporter her freshman year and served as Arts Editor her sophomore year.

Josie Fischels, Arts Editor

Dec 16, 2020
‘This isn’t worth it.’ Former member of deregistered Acacia Fraternity recounts events leading to chapter suspension (Story)
Nov 08, 2020
UI-developed COVID-19 saliva tests make in-person rehearsals possible for performing arts departments (Story)
Oct 24, 2020
Dey House ‘literary grove’ sprouts history, community (Story)
Oct 19, 2020
Brewing a new beat: new coffee shop helps local band find its start (Story)
Sep 09, 2020
UI health officials address decline in COVID-19 cases in Iowa City (Story)
Aug 31, 2020
IFR organizers encourage protesters to demand action from officials at third night of protests (Story)
Aug 27, 2020
Open Air Media Festival to illuminate Iowa City (Story)
Aug 26, 2020
UI Nonfiction Writing Program sees changes going into fall semester (Story)
Aug 05, 2020
Five of 15 faculty reinstated within College of Liberal Arts and Sciences (Story)
Jul 17, 2020
UI cancels in-person fall youth programming (Story)
Jul 16, 2020
Provost Fuentes signs settlement agreement with UI to serve as special assistant to the president (Story)
Jul 14, 2020
UI Diversity Councils dissatisfied with UI leaders’ Black Lives Matter response (Story)
Jul 14, 2020
Creating change in Iowa City: The Iowa Freedom Riders (Story)
Jul 08, 2020
UI international students may need to leave U.S. after Thanksgiving per new ICE order (Story)
Jul 06, 2020
Recreational Services to begin phased reopening of facilities (Story)
Jul 05, 2020
Iowa Freedom Riders continue push for change with Fourth of July protest (Story)
Jun 25, 2020
Gov. Kim Reynolds, Johnson County extend public health emergency declarations (Story)
Jun 20, 2020
15 faculty members laid off within College of Liberal Arts and Sciences amid budget cuts (Story)
Jun 20, 2020
Iowa Freedom Riders hold Juneteenth celebration and march (Story)
Jun 16, 2020
Letter from The Daily Iowan editors | We’re listening (Story)
Jun 16, 2020
Black Lives Matter — two weeks of protests in Iowa City (Story)
Jun 14, 2020
Iowa Freedom Riders visit City Councilor Pauline Taylor’s home (Story)
Jun 11, 2020
Protest met with barricade, around 100 law enforcement officers in Coralville (Story)
Jun 09, 2020
Curfew lifts in Coralville (Story)
Jun 07, 2020
Final ‘Speak Up, Speak Out’ event held in Mercer Park (Story)
Jun 04, 2020
Protesters complete night of peaceful marching without police clash, march onto I-80 (Story)
Jun 03, 2020
Second phase announced for reopening UI research facilities (Story)
Jun 03, 2020
Peaceful marching, some damages during second night of protesting in Iowa City (Story)
Jun 02, 2020
Iowa City leaders to hold ‘Speak Up, Speak Out’ series for community (Story)
Jun 02, 2020
Curfews will not affect voting in primary, Reynolds confirms (Story)
Jun 01, 2020
Curfew imposed in Coralville (Story)
Jun 01, 2020
‘Together we must act’: UI leaders to release update to diversity equity and inclusion plan this week (Story)
May 30, 2020
Protesters and police clash after rally in honor of George Floyd in Des Moines (Story)
May 22, 2020
Mission Creek Festival canceled for 2020 (Story)
May 22, 2020
University of Iowa to begin phased reopening of select campus operations (Story)
May 20, 2020
Movie theaters get green light from Reynolds to reopen, but FilmScene will remain closed for now (Story)
May 15, 2020
Businesses can reopen — but some in Iowa City are having second thoughts (Story)
May 12, 2020
UI College of Liberal Arts and Sciences planning for large classes to be at least partially virtual (Story)
Apr 30, 2020
Harreld says UIHC is confident in supply of personal protective equipment to resume elective procedures (Story)
Apr 27, 2020
Empty stages: Performing arts put on hold in area venues (Story)
Apr 21, 2020
UI M.F.A. art students find new ways to present theses amid COVID-19 closures (Story)
Apr 17, 2020
Pan Asian Council issues statement condemning anti-Asian discrimination amid COVID-19 pandemic (Story)
Apr 14, 2020
UI Health Care receives $2 million donation to fund COVID-19 expenses (Story)
Apr 05, 2020
Student Spotlight: UI playwright turns to livestreaming their writing process online amid COVID-19 outbreak (Story)
Apr 04, 2020
FEMA to send Iowa over $44 million for reimbursement of COVID-19 response expenses (Story)
Apr 04, 2020
New Mission Creek dates and Refocus Film Festival to share September weekend (Story)
Mar 30, 2020
Des Moines cancels 80/35 Music Festival (Story)
Mar 26, 2020
Iowa City resident hosts virtual talent show for LGBTQ performing artists (Story)
Mar 20, 2020
Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds temporarily relaxes regulations including halting certain evictions and suspending property tax penalties (Story)
Mar 18, 2020
Hancher cancels remainder of spring season (Story)
Mar 17, 2020
Six new cases of COVID-19 confirmed in Iowa, three more in Johnson County (Story)
Mar 15, 2020
FilmScene closes Ped Mall and Chauncey locations through April 2 (Story)
Nov 21, 2019
Kid Captain races into Kinnick to cheer on Hawkeyes (Story)
Oct 16, 2019
It’s in the cards: tarot reading in Iowa City (Story)
Oct 04, 2019
Holiday Art Market to replace annual Thieves’ Market (Story)
Oct 04, 2019
Following his second kidney transplant, Kid Captain is ready to cheer on the Hawkeyes (Story)
Sep 18, 2019
After almost 50 years, an abrupt end to Fine Arts Council (Story)
Aug 28, 2019
Blue Moose Tap House to close by the end of September (Story)
Aug 28, 2019
Doodles, dots, and dashes: Inside the organized creativity of bullet journaling (Story)
May 09, 2019
Literary kiosk concludes introductory tour, more to arrive (Story)
May 07, 2019
Looming liver donation policy causes UIHC to take a stand (Story)
May 07, 2019
Researchers look into a new treatment for myeloma (Story)
May 01, 2019
Twirling dreams into existence: UI students start Color Guard club (Story)
Apr 30, 2019
TV actor Diane Guerrero discusses her family’s deportation, immigration reform (Story)
Apr 23, 2019
Crisis Stabilization Unit decreases waiting times, improves efficiency of care (Story)
Apr 17, 2019
Inside and out: World-renowned sculptor and alum returns to UI campus (Story)
Apr 15, 2019
University of Iowa students turn trash into powerful artwork (Story)
Apr 12, 2019
UI proposes a series of gateway monuments (Story)
Apr 05, 2019
A sweet homecoming for artist alum who makes sculptures out of candy wrappers (Story)
Apr 03, 2019
Child receiving experimental treatment from UIHC flies frequently from Minnesota to Iowa (Story)
Apr 01, 2019
IC City Council undecided on how to deal with deer population (Story)
Apr 01, 2019
Cystic-fibrosis breakthrough shows promise (Story)
Mar 31, 2019
‘The Office’ favorites Kevin and Stanley reunite for a night of comedy in IMU (Story)
Mar 25, 2019
New postpartum depression medication approved by the FDA (Story)
Mar 14, 2019
New ordinance targets massage businesses, human trafficking (Story)
Mar 11, 2019
New union contract means wage increase, elimination of professional standards (Story)
Mar 10, 2019
UI to fight phishing with external tagging (Story)
Mar 03, 2019
Fall prevention workshops teach balance and other techniques to prevent injuries (Story)
Feb 28, 2019
Iowa City music therapists celebrate by bringing awareness to the community (Story)
Feb 26, 2019
Closing the gap between police and IC Community Police Review Board (Story)
Feb 22, 2019
New UIHC plane brings patients farther, faster (Story)
Feb 20, 2019
After 7 months on the air, local station seeks to expand (Story)
Feb 14, 2019
UI alumna turns oral histories of Muslims in Iowa City into a play (Story)
Feb 11, 2019
Clicker software changes again, coming this summer (Story)
Feb 06, 2019
Local mom creates coworking community (Story)
Feb 03, 2019
Local actor whisks magic to Broadway (Story)
Jan 25, 2019
Children’s Hospital receives donation of $6,000 worth of Legos (Story)
Jan 18, 2019
DITV Newscast: Jan. 18, 2019 (Media)
Jan 18, 2019
FDA Q&A: Jan. 18, 2019 (Media)
Jan 17, 2019
Safe for now: Campus dining halls keep a close watch on food after FDA lapse in funding (Story)
Jan 15, 2019
New social work scholarship named after 67-year-old recent UI graduate (Story)
Jan 14, 2019
Government shutdown hurts UI researchers in funding, resources (Story)
Dec 13, 2018
67-year-old woman to graduate the UI on Saturday (Story)
Dec 11, 2018
New indoor trampoline park opens in Iowa City (Story)
Dec 04, 2018
New ‘offices on wheels’ roll up to Iowa City (Story)
Nov 28, 2018
Iowa City school board redraws boundaries for next fall (Story)
Nov 26, 2018
New diner and cereal bar brings a fresh look on breakfast to downtown Iowa City (Story)
Nov 14, 2018
Two UI friends launch app that helps improve public-speaking skills (Story)
Nov 14, 2018
Business courses now available to UI pharmacy students to give a competitive edge (Story)
Nov 13, 2018
UI Heart and Vascular Center procedure saves Coralville woman’s heart (Story)
Nov 06, 2018
Cindy Axne flips Iowa’s 3rd District blue, unseating David Young (Story)
Nov 02, 2018
UI panel discusses reforming juvenile justice in Iowa (Story)
Oct 29, 2018
New law clinics provide a hands-on learning experience for students (Story)
Oct 21, 2018
Nite Ride improves service with new advancements (Story)
Oct 17, 2018
UI earns 4 out of 5 stars for LGBTQ friendliness (Story)
Oct 11, 2018
Gateway Project put to the test during recent flooding (Story)
Oct 10, 2018
College of Liberal Arts & Sciences changes hiring guidelines for some nontenured faculty (Story)
Oct 10, 2018
Networking essential to get ahead in today’s job market, experts say (Story)
Oct 03, 2018
New initiative gives UI campus an edge in heart health and safety (Story)
Sep 30, 2018
Big Ten schools team up to fight bladder cancer (Story)
Sep 30, 2018
New bus service connects Iowa City and Cedar Rapids (Story)
Sep 23, 2018
Fulbright Scholar studies water quality in Romania (Story)
Sep 16, 2018
Herky the Hawk celebrates his 70th birthday (Story)
Sep 14, 2018
Clothing Closet brings accessible professional attire to UI students (Story)
Sep 09, 2018
UI plays key role in groundbreaking multiple sclerosis research study (Story)
Sep 06, 2018
UI team prepares to build first competition solar car (Story)
Aug 28, 2018
Uptown Bill’s, a community for all abilities, in danger of closing (Story)