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Lauren White
Lauren White is news reporter at The Daily Iowan, covering the multicultural and diversity beat. She studies Journalism and Mass Communications and International Studies at the university.

Lauren White, News Reporter

Jan 12, 2021
UI Law Professor serves first term in Iowa House amid pandemic (Story)
Jan 11, 2021
Iowa Republicans pledge to lower taxes ahead of legislative session (Story)
Jan 07, 2021
Republican legislative leaders won’t require masks for upcoming session (Story)
Dec 08, 2020
Joe Biden nominates former Iowa Gov. Tom Vilsack for U.S. Secretary of Agriculture (Story)
Dec 06, 2020
Carole Baskin encourages Iowa Law students with personalized video (Story)
Dec 02, 2020
Experts say that an open race and a high turnout rate contributed to Miller-Meeks’ gains in 2nd District. (Story)
Dec 02, 2020
Rita Hart to challenge 2nd District election results (Story)
Dec 01, 2020
Reynolds calls on Congress to pass new COVID-19 relief package (Story)
Nov 28, 2020
Miller-Meeks leads 2nd District by six votes with all county recounts complete (Story)
Nov 10, 2020
Third-party candidates lose ground amid high-stakes 2020 election (Story)
Nov 05, 2020
Reynolds launches new ad campaign to promote responsible COVID-19 behavior (Story)
Nov 01, 2020
Theresa Greenfield stops in Coralville for “Jobs That Need to Get Done” tour ahead of Election Day (Story)
Nov 01, 2020
What you need to know ahead of Election Day (Story)
Oct 27, 2020
Iowa sees record number of women running for Congress in 2020 Election (Story)
Oct 20, 2020
First time voters share the importance of voting, encourage others to vote (Story)
Oct 15, 2020
Candidates for Iowa’s 2nd Congressional District participate in final debate before Election Day (Story)
Oct 15, 2020
Iowa Senators accused Democrats of using scare tactics and distraction strategies throughout Supreme Court confirmation hearings (Story)
Oct 11, 2020
A recap of Iowa’s first week of early voting (Story)
Oct 08, 2020
Familiar themes emerge in second District 2 debate (Story)
Oct 04, 2020
Early voting in Iowa begins Monday: here’s how you can vote (Story)
Oct 04, 2020
Prominent Iowa Democrats hold online event a month before Election Day (Story)
Oct 02, 2020
Iowa political leaders send well-wishes to President Trump after positive COVID-19 test, urge mask wearing and social distancing (Story)
Sep 29, 2020
State loosens quarantine recommendations for school districts (Story)
Sep 26, 2020
Rita Hart continues “Backyard Talk” tour with stop in Iowa City (Story)
Sep 25, 2020
“Back the Blue” demonstrators encourage increasing law enforcement funds (Story)
Sep 24, 2020
Candidates for Iowa House District 2 face off in first debate (Story)
Sep 18, 2020
Reynolds extends bar closures in Johnson, Story Counties until Sept. 27 (Story)
Sep 16, 2020
City Council holds public forum to discuss mental health resources (Story)
Sep 14, 2020
Johnson County District Court judge rules in favor of Trump campaign, invalidating thousands of ballot-request forms (Story)
Sep 09, 2020
No decision yet in trial to decide fate of pre-filled absentee ballot request forms in Johnson County (Story)
Sep 08, 2020
Thousands of ballot request forms on the line in Johnson County District Court hearing Wednesday (Story)
Aug 31, 2020
White House coronavirus task force encourages Iowa universities to increase testing (Story)
Aug 30, 2020
Iowa Freedom Riders hold vigil for Makeda Scott (Story)
Aug 22, 2020
Bernie Sanders holds virtual Iowa town hall condemning state and federal crisis response (Story)
Aug 03, 2020
Former President Barack Obama endorses Rita Hart, other Iowa Democrats (Story)
Jul 30, 2020
Rita Hart calls for overturning Citizens United in virtual rally (Story)
Jun 02, 2020
Christina Bohannan wins Democratic nomination for the Iowa House (Story)
May 15, 2020
Gov. Kim Reynolds said PPE requests have dropped, additional equipment is stockpiled (Story)
May 10, 2020
Unprecedented economic conditions loom over UI graduates as they enter workforce (Story)
May 10, 2020
Hawkeyes to celebrate graduation with unprecedented virtual commencement (Story)
May 10, 2020
Graduating Hawkeye reflects on journey toward embracing first-gen, Latinx identities (Story)
May 04, 2020
Tippie dean search: University of Texas at San Antonio business-school dean talks research, diversity, student success (Story)
May 04, 2020
Gov Kim Reynolds on Iowa’s response plan to COVID-19: ‘This isn’t political’ (Story)
May 01, 2020
Iowa governor says Test Iowa delays due to State Hygienic Lab routine validation process (Story)
Apr 28, 2020
Iowa’s Ride cancels first statewide bike ride (Story)
Apr 23, 2020
Governor’s office looking at data to decide what businesses to reopen after April 30 (Story)
Apr 22, 2020
New University of Iowa library collection documents daily life during COVID-19 (Story)
Apr 20, 2020
RAGBRAI announces cancellation of 2020 race (Story)
Apr 20, 2020
Iowa City Farmers Market delayed, recreation centers closed amid COVID-19 (Story)
Apr 16, 2020
University of Iowa to hold virtual forums for diversity administrator, Tippie dean searches (Story)
Apr 14, 2020
How the UI moved to virtual instruction in a matter of weeks (Story)
Apr 13, 2020
UI Health Care tightens restrictions on patient visitation (Story)
Apr 12, 2020
Final semesters derailed: Iowa City’s High School seniors prepare for life after high school (Story)
Mar 30, 2020
UI will not refund students’ tuition during virtual instruction, will refund some housing and course fees (Story)
Mar 29, 2020
Independent senator candidates highlight platforms in run for Undergraduate Student Government (Story)
Mar 18, 2020
Board of Regents president issues state of emergency over Iowa public universities (Story)
Mar 11, 2020
Clinicals still on at University of Iowa medical colleges (Story)
Mar 09, 2020
Third floor of the Blank Honors Center to be used for Iowa Reading Research Center (Story)
Feb 20, 2020
UI doctors discover new genetic mutation that causes fatal heart arrhythmias (Story)
Feb 19, 2020
Busch reinforces pledge to donate $1 million after Carson King used viral sign to fundraise for Children’s Hospital (Story)
Feb 19, 2020
UI students advocate for bill that would allow K-12 students excused mental-health days (Story)
Feb 17, 2020
University of Iowa creates sustainability task force to establish campus sustainability goals (Story)
Feb 17, 2020
New student group GIVE UIowa offers volunteer opportunities at home, abroad (Story)
Feb 16, 2020
New Green Flag campaign flips narrative of red flags in relationships (Story)
Feb 13, 2020
UI graduate student bakes bread using 4,500-year-old yeast (Story)
Feb 08, 2020
Kiddo talent show rocks the main ballroom (Story)
Feb 03, 2020
Tippie Associate Dean Kenneth Brown announced as first candidate for vice president for student life (Story)
Jan 29, 2020
From college student to royalty: University of Iowa graduate crowned Miss Iowa (Story)
Jan 27, 2020
UI Hawk the Vote student organization to hold mock caucus event (Story)
Jan 22, 2020
Iowa City schools require new personal finance course after state financial-literacy requirement (Story)
Jan 20, 2020
University of Iowa celebrates 25 years of honoring Martin Luther King Jr. (Story)
Dec 16, 2019
Review: Harry Styles’ second solo album is a journey from start to finish (Story)
Dec 11, 2019
Holden Center one of three in US to use new tumor-treatment technology (Story)
Dec 11, 2019
Social Emotional Learning track helps teachers create a nurturing environment (Story)
Dec 04, 2019
A glimpse into the past: UI will uncover time capsule with Communications Center demolition (Story)
Nov 20, 2019
University of Iowa, Iowa City honor Transgender Day of Remembrance (Story)
Nov 18, 2019
UI offers a new course allowing students to be mission control for a project of their own (Story)
Nov 17, 2019
New UI facility works to improve quality of life of those who have experienced limb trauma (Story)
Nov 14, 2019
University of Iowa recognizes six service members at Hawkeye Distinguished Veterans Awards (Story)
Nov 13, 2019
New FilmScene location still short on fundraising goal (Story)
Nov 10, 2019
First-generation college celebration week comes to an end with awards ceremony (Story)
Nov 07, 2019
Iowa City schools receive funding to monitor student social media to prevent threats (Story)
Nov 03, 2019
UI students showcase their talents in a multicultural competition (Story)
Nov 03, 2019
UI First Generation Summit encourages students to remove the stigma behind the first-generation experience (Story)
Oct 31, 2019
Two Tippie courses collaborate to reduce semester hours, increase efficiency (Story)
Oct 31, 2019
UI alumnus Avery Bang builds pedestrian bridges through nonprofit organization (Story)
Oct 29, 2019
VP for Student Life’s Office requests to waive search to name Angie Reams dean of students (Story)
Oct 28, 2019
‘Ancient Perspectives, Modern Eyes:’ UI introduces first Honors Study Abroad trip (Story)
Oct 24, 2019
Meet Peggy Nopoulos, the first woman to chair the UI Department of Psychiatry (Story)
Oct 22, 2019
UI creates Latinx Living Learning Community to unite students (Story)
Oct 20, 2019
UI recognizes distinguished alums (Story)
Oct 16, 2019
New College of Education project aims to treat and prevent substance abuse (Story)
Oct 09, 2019
Ted Abel named new chair of Department of Neuroscience and Pharmacology (Story)
Oct 09, 2019
Colored Conventions Project names UI professor an American Teaching Partner (Story)
Oct 07, 2019
UI College of Public Health partners with St. John’s Medical in India to study intimate partner violence (Story)
Oct 07, 2019
UI College of Education professor travels to Pakistan to teach education technology (Story)
Sep 23, 2019
UI engineering students design art-integrating bus stop for rural Iowa students (Story)
Sep 22, 2019
International films screening at FilmScene through partnership with International Writing Program (Story)
Sep 16, 2019
20 first-year Hawkeyes take over UI’s social media as influencers (Story)
Sep 16, 2019
New UI clinical trial intended to change brain activity of depression with stimulation (Story)
Sep 11, 2019
Riverside Drive pedestrian tunnel in the works to improve safety (Story)