The Daily Iowan

Rachel Schilke


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Rachel Schilke is one of the News Editors at The Daily Iowan. She is a junior at the University of Iowa studying Journalism and International Relations on the Conflict and Foreign Policy Track. Last year, she worked as a news reporter covering the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics and local government.

Rachel Schilke, News Editor

Jan 13, 2021
University of Iowa will supply PPE to students beginning Wednesday (Story)
Jan 11, 2021
Iowa City extends mask mandate (Story)
Jan 11, 2021
Dustin Liston sworn-in as new Iowa City police chief (Story)
Jan 06, 2021
University of Iowa reports 16 new COVID-19 cases (Story)
Jan 04, 2021
University of Iowa reports 21 cases of COVID-19 among students, employees (Story)
Dec 10, 2020
Trial for man accused of killing Mollie Tibbetts delayed for third time (Story)
Dec 01, 2020
Iowa Freedom Riders denied seat on Iowa City City Council for second time (Story)
Nov 29, 2020
Current chief of police, police captain to begin as interim co-directors of University of Iowa Department of Public Safety Dec. 1 (Story)
Nov 27, 2020
University of Iowa reports 18 new COVID-19 cases among faculty, students, staff (Story)
Nov 17, 2020
New Iowa City ordinance prohibiting biased policing passed first of three votes by city council (Story)
Nov 15, 2020
With cases rising, University of Iowa officials warn Iowa hospitals will soon be overwhelmed (Story)
Nov 13, 2020
University of Iowa reports 79 new COVID-19 cases on campus (Story)
Nov 12, 2020
Representatives from local government, cities, hospitals, school boards urge Iowans to prepare for rise in cases (Story)
Nov 10, 2020
UI College of Law Dean takes leave to join Joe Biden’s transition agency review team (Story)
Nov 09, 2020
Iowa City native Chris Miller named acting U.S. secretary of defense (Story)
Nov 06, 2020
University of Iowa cancels spring youth programs, reports new COVID-19 cases (Story)
Nov 05, 2020
Suspicious package outside Iowa City City Hall found to be paperwork-filled backpack (Story)
Nov 04, 2020
Streets closed, Hawk Alert issued for suspicious package (Story)
Nov 04, 2020
Iowa sees record-breaking turnout results for 2020 with more than 1.6 million Iowans voting (Story)
Nov 02, 2020
University of Iowa will have two day-long instructional breaks in lieu of spring break (Story)
Oct 29, 2020
Pence holds rally in Des Moines, asks Iowans for ‘four more years’ (Story)
Oct 26, 2020
Iowa City police warns of a ‘Peeping Tom’ (Story)
Oct 21, 2020
Ernst mostly true in claiming she is one of the most bipartisan senators (Story)
Oct 16, 2020
University of Iowa revises its face covering policy, reports new COVID-19 cases (Story)
Oct 09, 2020
Six University of Iowa greek chapters on interim probation (Story)
Oct 05, 2020
Former UI provost Montse Fuentes named finalist for Kent State provost position (Story)
Oct 05, 2020
University of Iowa reports six new COVID-19 cases (Story)
Sep 30, 2020
Hai Huynh elected as newest Coralville city councilor (Story)
Sep 25, 2020
University of Iowa reports 36 new COVID-19 cases on campus (Story)
Sep 23, 2020
Local disability support groups, ICPD working to implement de-escalation procedures (Story)
Sep 21, 2020
University of Iowa reports 33 positive COVID-19 cases (Story)
Sep 18, 2020
University of Iowa reports 44 new cases of COVID-19 on campus. (Story)
Sep 17, 2020
City Manager seeks approval for new Iowa City police chief (Story)
Sep 16, 2020
University of Iowa reports 37 new COVID-19 cases (Story)
Sep 16, 2020
Iowa City City Council passes resolution to create Truth and Reconciliation Commission (Story)
Sep 14, 2020
University of Iowa drops slightly in US News rankings (Story)
Sep 14, 2020
Iowa City extends mask mandate until November (Story)
Sep 13, 2020
Coralville man accused of harassment, assault, and child endangerment (Story)
Sep 11, 2020
Sexual assault reported at a fraternity (Story)
Sep 02, 2020
City Council holds off on taser purchase amid protests against police funding (Story)
Aug 30, 2020
Iowa City man charged with criminal mischief (Story)
Aug 30, 2020
Iowa City man charged with domestic abuse assault and endangerment (Story)
Aug 26, 2020
Coralville man accused of controlled substance violations (Story)
Aug 25, 2020
University of Iowa President Bruce Harreld ‘exceedingly disappointed’ in downtown businesses (Story)
Aug 24, 2020
Iowa City transient man accused of unauthorized possession of weapons (Story)
Aug 24, 2020
Iowa City man accused of domestic abuse assault and burglary (Story)
Aug 23, 2020
First-year Hawkeyes look towards an uncertain semester (Story)
Aug 23, 2020
North Liberty man accused of operating under the influence, serious injury by vehicle (Story)
Aug 23, 2020
Man accused of first-degree robbery, attempted murder (Story)
Aug 23, 2020
Washington man accused of operating under the influence, interfering with officials (Story)
Aug 23, 2020
West Branch man accused of domestic abuse assault, violating no contact (Story)
Aug 20, 2020
‘I felt like a guinea pig’: student’s ‘awful’ quarantine experience prompts UI apology (Story)
Aug 15, 2020
UIHC warns against monoxide poisoning after derecho; 3,200 in Johnson County still without power (Story)
Aug 11, 2020
Local utilities, Iowa City street management engage in around-the-clock repairs after storm (Story)
Aug 07, 2020
University of Iowa resident assistants demand more transparency from campus administration (Story)
Aug 03, 2020
University of Iowa international students dismayed by U.S. response to COVID-19 (Story)
Jul 28, 2020
UI virtual-avatar program allows for equipment, activity testing for U.S. soldiers (Story)
Jul 21, 2020
Iowa City City Council to move forward with creating Truth and Reconciliation Commission (Story)
Jul 20, 2020
ICCSD at square one, unsure what fall instruction will entail (Story)
Jul 20, 2020
Iowa City Mayor issues proclamation requiring masks in public (Story)
Jul 19, 2020
Black researchers at the University of Iowa named to inspiring-scientists list (Story)
Jul 14, 2020
UI Heart and Vascular Clinic completes 1000th TAVR surgery (Story)
Jul 08, 2020
Students expected to sign agreement to comply with COVID-19 guidelines in fall semester (Story)
Jul 08, 2020
Iowa City City Council lifts gun ban for public buildings, buses (Story)
Jul 07, 2020
Iowa City parking permit and agreement holders to receive refund credit (Story)
Jul 02, 2020
Iowa Freedom Riders seek clarifications to the Iowa City Community School District’s responses to demands (Story)
Jun 30, 2020
University of Iowa chemistry professor receives federal research grant (Story)
Jun 28, 2020
University of Iowa researchers develop mice model to study COVID-19 symptoms (Story)
Jun 18, 2020
UI African American Studies program to form institute, promote Black culture (Story)
Jun 17, 2020
City Council passes resolution addressing Iowa Freedom Riders’ demands (Story)
Jun 15, 2020
Community Police Review Board under review, local demands for more power (Story)
Jun 15, 2020
Iowa City’s oldest known residence to relocate (Story)
Jun 06, 2020
Student organizations urge University of Iowa to cut ties with local law enforcement (Story)
Jun 03, 2020
Police to increase cultural competency training, dialogue with community (Story)
May 14, 2020
COVID-19 affects benefits and mental health of veterans (Story)
May 13, 2020
Iowa City clinics seek to define essential practices (Story)
May 12, 2020
Nurse liaisons provide human connection, technology support to patients (Story)
May 10, 2020
UI master’s student breaks barriers for Hawkeyes, raising disability awareness (Story)
May 01, 2020
Downtown Block Party changed, Summer of the Arts programming cancelled due to COVID-19 (Story)
Apr 29, 2020
UI partners with autism research organization amid community concerns (Story)
Apr 23, 2020
Tippie dean search: Oklahoma business school associate dean emphasizes inclusion, accessibility (Story)
Apr 21, 2020
Iowa City City Council faces community pushback for Benton Hill Park prairie restoration (Story)
Apr 19, 2020
Iowa reports 398 new COVID-19 cases Sunday, two-thirds connected to meat-packing facilities (Story)
Apr 12, 2020
Iowa City Animal Shelter helps pet owners take care of pets during COVID-19 (Story)
Apr 09, 2020
Regina High School community remembers beloved ‘Coach D’ who died from coronavirus (Story)
Apr 07, 2020
Iowa City City Council votes to pay temporary employees until May 16 (Story)
Apr 07, 2020
Iowa City City Council spikes solar energy project in Waterworks Prairie Park (Story)
Apr 05, 2020
University of Iowa organizations, community answer UIHC call for hospital equipment (Story)
Apr 02, 2020
COVID-19 postpones internships and study abroad programs (Story)
Mar 30, 2020
Celebrating 51 years volunteering, directing with the Iowa City Community Theater (Story)
Mar 24, 2020
Iowa City City Council defers conversation on solar-energy project to next meeting (Story)
Mar 19, 2020
Iowa City buses won’t charge a fare (Story)
Mar 18, 2020
Governor, top Iowa health official: mosts Iowans will not need to be tested for COVID-19 (Story)
Mar 13, 2020
Sarah Hansen named next University of Iowa Vice President for Student Life (Story)
Mar 11, 2020
Clinicals still on at University of Iowa medical colleges (Story)
Mar 09, 2020
University of Iowa researchers continue to study music’s physical effect on the brain (Story)
Mar 05, 2020
Emeritus psychiatry professor and former UIHC employee investigated (Story)
Mar 04, 2020
Iowa City City Council approves Prentiss St. bridge-replacement budget of $1.37 million (Story)
Feb 26, 2020
West Side Food Pantry celebrates one-year anniversary to combat food insecurity (Story)
Feb 25, 2020
UI Stead Family Children’s Hospital receives donations from IHOP through partnership with Children’s Miracle Network (Story)
Feb 24, 2020
Iowa City Public Library receives donation to create snack program for children to combat food insecurity (Story)
Feb 24, 2020
Iowa City schools help paint a portrait of a graduate through program to improve students’ post-education skills (Story)
Feb 24, 2020
UI researchers determine loneliness affects how people hoard belongings (Story)
Feb 19, 2020
Iowa City City Council passes additional height bonus to building at 12 E. Court St. (Story)
Feb 11, 2020
University of Iowa researchers discovered ‘chemical earmuffs’ that could prevent hearing damage (Story)
Feb 11, 2020
UI Faculty Senate talks catastrophic-leave program and phase two of policy changes (Story)
Feb 10, 2020
New UN student organization allows for students to participate in international advocacy (Story)
Feb 10, 2020
Professors at UI appointed as co-directors of obesity research initiative (Story)
Feb 09, 2020
Iowa City community benefits from interactive art and science program (Story)
Feb 08, 2020
Thompson and Company father and daughter hold hands, donate hair on main stage (Story)
Jan 29, 2020
Tippie becomes first UI college to adopt United Nations sustainability goals (Story)
Jan 23, 2020
Award-winning author, UI professor draws inspiration from Iowa City community (Story)