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Julia DiGiacomo


Julia DiGiacomo is a politics reporter and digital producer at The Daily Iowan. She is a junior majoring in journalism and international relations with a Spanish minor. Throughout her freshman year, Julia worked as a news reporter with a focus on the human rights beat.

Julia DiGiacomo, Politics reporter

Jul 31, 2019
UI grad seeks congressional seat in New York (Story)
Jul 17, 2019
3 presidential candidates talk about varying health-care plans at Cedar Rapids AARP forum (Story/Media)
Jul 14, 2019
Democratic presidential hopefuls tout agriculture at Progress Iowa Corn Feed (Story)
Jul 12, 2019
Iowa City residents hold vigil to end ICE raids and border camps (Story)
Jul 08, 2019
Political fellows hope to expand campaign efforts (Story)
Jul 03, 2019
Bernie Sanders outlines his ideas for the future of college education (Story)
Jul 02, 2019
Honeybee Hair Parlor aims to create a space for all genders (Story)
Jun 30, 2019
2020 candidate Marianne Williamson spreads message in Cedar Rapids (Story)
Jun 25, 2019
Federal bill targets hazing (Story)
Jun 18, 2019
Climate change hovers over campaigns (Story)
Jun 15, 2019
Joni Ernst commences 2020 Senate campaign at Roast and Ride (Story)
Jun 11, 2019
2020 hopefuls build up organizing efforts in Iowa (Story)
Jun 09, 2019
19 Democratic presidential candidates outline progressive policies at Hall of Fame Celebration (Story)
May 07, 2019
Iowa podcast Political Party Live is changing the format of Iowa campaign events (Story)
May 02, 2019
Wesley Center’s openly queer pastor to resign amid church tensions (Story)
May 01, 2019
Looking back at Joe Biden in Iowa ahead of his visit (Story)
Apr 22, 2019
Who’s considering a 2020 run for Dave Loebsack’s seat in Congress? (Story)
Apr 16, 2019
Race for young supporters is on ahead of 2020 presidential caucuses (Story)
Apr 10, 2019
Kamala Harris wants to give Iowa teachers a $12,200 raise, she says in University of Iowa visit (Story)
Apr 03, 2019
Kamala Harris to visit University of Iowa April 10 (Story)
Apr 02, 2019
Bill to mandate employers check immigration status with E-Verify advances in Iowa Legislature (Story)
Mar 31, 2019
2020 presidential hopeful John Delaney outlines climate change strategy in Iowa City (Story)
Mar 29, 2019
Congressman and military veteran Seth Moulton speaks at UI while considering 2020 presidential bid (Story)
Mar 28, 2019
Kamala Harris to host training sessions on Iowa college campuses (Story)
Mar 14, 2019
2020 presidential book club: Andrew Yang latest to tout political book at Prairie Lights (Story)
Mar 12, 2019
Judicial nominating reform bill passes Iowa Senate (Story)
Mar 12, 2019
Reynolds announces new simplified form to restore felons’ voting rights (Story)
Mar 07, 2019
What bills are alive after the funnel deadline? (Story)
Mar 05, 2019
Self-described “climate candidate” Jay Inslee makes first Iowa stop (Story)
Feb 28, 2019
After boost in state aid, varied reactions from Iowa school districts (Story)
Feb 28, 2019
Iowa employers would be required to check employee immigration status with E-Verify under bill (Story)
Feb 24, 2019
In eastern Iowa, Kamala Harris highlights theme of justice (Story)
Feb 22, 2019
Iowa lawmakers narrow changes to judicial selection (Story)
Feb 09, 2019
Booker highlights message of unity throughout Iowa tour (Story)
Feb 07, 2019
A proposed law could change carrying guns around schools (Story)
Feb 07, 2019
Two UI vice president for Research finalists to visit campus (Story)
Feb 03, 2019
Iowa Senate resolution draws attention to student-loan interest rates (Story)
Jan 24, 2019
Young voters in Iowa turned out in a decade-high rate in 2018 (Story)
Jan 22, 2019
Momentum for children’s mental health system grows in Iowa (Story)
Jan 15, 2019
Reynolds proposes restoring voting rights to convicted felons in Condition of the State (Story)
Jan 14, 2019
2019 Iowa legislative session gavels in with focus on bipartisan cooperation (Story)
Dec 13, 2018
Industrial hemp legalization gaining momentum in Iowa (Story)
Dec 03, 2018
Johnson County legislators to address education in Iowa City (Story)
Dec 02, 2018
Iowa’s road to restoring the right to vote to felons (Story)
Nov 26, 2018
State Auditor’s office limited to investigations of Iowa Medicaid (Story)
Nov 16, 2018
2020 hopeful Andrew Yang hosts rally in Iowa City over a year ahead of caucuses (Story)
Nov 07, 2018
Midterm elections solidify Iowa as purple state (Story)
Nov 06, 2018
Abby Finkenauer unseats Republican Rod Blum in Iowa’s 1st District (Story)
Nov 05, 2018
Hubbell stresses change ahead of Election Day (Story)
Nov 01, 2018
Two contenders race for control of the state auditor’s office (Story)
Oct 24, 2018
Sen. Grassley confirmed he received death threats for his support of Kavanaugh (Story)
Oct 23, 2018
Education, climate, health care top Sen. Joe Bolkcom’s list as he seeks reelection (Story)
Oct 19, 2018
Gubernatorial candidates raise record funds (Story)
Oct 11, 2018
Vibrations from vehicles take a toll on farmers’ backs (Story)
Oct 09, 2018
Iowa Trump rally highlights ethanol expansions (Story)
Oct 08, 2018
Student programmers compete at Hackathon (Story)
Oct 04, 2018
New UI organization seeks to build community for students affected by chronic illness (Story)
Oct 03, 2018
IMU garden aids pollinator insect populations (Story)
Sep 19, 2018
University of Iowa no longer a top-20 party school (Story)
Sep 18, 2018
Iowa Sen. Kevin Kinney looks to help agriculture with hemp production in seeking reelection, (Story)
Sep 17, 2018
Ombudsperson office released annual report on demographics of people seeking help (Story)
Sep 12, 2018
Third Cactus Mexican restaurant to open downtown (Story)
Sep 09, 2018
UIHC pediatric patients who have lost an eye receive winking sock monkeys (Story)
Sep 06, 2018
Student-led collaborative business emerges (Story)
Sep 05, 2018
Suspicious male exposes self on Sheridan and Seventh Avenue (Story)
Aug 30, 2018
Concerned community members take action over UI Labor Center closing (Story)
Aug 27, 2018
UI experiments on board NASA’s trip to the sun (Story)
Aug 21, 2018
UISG examines its representation with new survey (Story)
Aug 19, 2018
On Iowa 2018 embraces new Hawkeyes (Story)
May 11, 2018
Faculty and companies collaborate over sustainability (Story)
May 11, 2018
You Belong celebrates diverse graduates (Story)
May 04, 2018
Conceptualizing solutions to the opioid crisis (Story)
May 03, 2018
Consul General Hong Lei talks China-US relations (Story)
Apr 25, 2018
Take Back the Night raises up voices of survivors (Story)
Apr 23, 2018
Students hold die-in against gun violence (Story)
Apr 17, 2018
Iowa City RAGBRAI reveals plans, theme (Story)
Apr 16, 2018
EPX Con connects the digital world to ours (Story)
Apr 11, 2018
Perspectives on Senate File 2311 (Story)
Apr 10, 2018
Islam Awareness Week hopes to increase understanding of the religion (Story)
Apr 09, 2018
Summit brings awareness to first-gen students (Story)
Apr 02, 2018
LGBTQ issues in education, health care, and more (Story)
Mar 28, 2018
#MeToo movement founder Tarana Burke shares vision (Story)
Mar 23, 2018
Mock quinceañera embraces Latino traditions (Story)
Mar 19, 2018
Solar energy lights up on campus (Story)
Mar 08, 2018
Hookup culture documentary informs viewers (Story)
Mar 01, 2018
Archival filmmaker screens ‘Dawson City: Frozen Time’ (Story)
Feb 28, 2018
Johnson County aging specialist emerges (Story)
Feb 26, 2018
A conversation on style & music (Story)
Feb 19, 2018
Students assemble an exhibition of their favorite artifacts (Story)
Feb 14, 2018
Heroes among us (Story)
Feb 12, 2018
Krissi Putansu shares family experiences with Huntington’s Disease (Story)
Feb 08, 2018
Trans Resources for UI students (Story)
Jan 31, 2018
Tacos for Peace fundraiser helps Food not Bombs (Story)
Jan 29, 2018
Museum of Art Dada exhibition engages viewers (Story)
Jan 26, 2018
Woody Harrelson at UI for first U.S. screening of ‘Lost in London’ (Story)
Jan 26, 2018
Dancers converse on social issues, creative process (Story)
Jan 22, 2018
Volunteers label prehistoric artifacts from excavated cave (Story)
Jan 19, 2018
Black artists at Iowa feature energetic and emotional artwork (Story)
Jan 18, 2018
Workshop confronts white supremacy at UI (Story)
Jan 16, 2018
Some perspectives on Korean tensions (Story)
Dec 15, 2017
Urban crows disappearing in India, throwing off ecosystem (Story)
Dec 14, 2017
UI honoring Hawkeyes with fall 2017 commencement ceremonies (Story)
Dec 08, 2017
UI water remains filtered, officials say  (Story)
Dec 01, 2017
‘Dance Me a Story’ teaches children creative movement (Story)
Nov 15, 2017
Iowa City School Board chooses new leader (Story)
Nov 10, 2017
Iowa’s two farm systems coexisting (Story)
Nov 06, 2017
Big Sis Big Bro soccer game hopes to score new recruits (Story)
Oct 30, 2017
Eighth-grade teachers in Iowa are changing the way science is taught (Story)
Oct 27, 2017
Ped Mall project designs revealed (Story)
Oct 25, 2017
Monica Lewinsky calls for compassion as remedy to cyberbullying (Story)
Oct 23, 2017
‘Invisible and Ignored’ sheds light on experiences of women of color (Story)
Oct 16, 2017
Local event focuses on domestic violence (Story)
Oct 11, 2017
Iowa Women’s Archives achieves 25 years (Story)
Oct 10, 2017
UI students rally for Indigenous Peoples Day on the Pentacrest (Story)
Oct 03, 2017
Former Iowa football player recalls Hawkeye life in Evashevski years (Story)
Oct 03, 2017
Carter delivers lecture on urban revitalization, sustainability (Story)
Sep 22, 2017
Queer Thrift Shop pop-up selling clothes for a cause (Story)
Sep 14, 2017
UISG-funded lockers seem to be a hit in IMU (Story)