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UI’s Senior Vice President and Treasurer to retire

      Doug True, the University of Iowa’s senior vice president and treasurer, will be retiring from the UI early next year. In the time necessary for searching for someone to take his positions, Rod Lehnertz, currently the director of planning, design, and construction, and Terry Johnson, currently the associate vice president and university […]

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Ira Glass charms sold-out Englert crowd

The NPR star’s show “Three Acts, Two Dancers, One Radio Host” melded dance and broadcasting for Hancher audiences. By Emma McClatchey emma-mcclatchey@uiowa.edu It is rare to hear Ira Glass, one of the most distinctive voices on public radio, utter a phrase as pointed as “Maryland can go to f***ing hell”—even if it is in support […]

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New information: UI, area police respond to reported shooting outside Iowa Memorial Union

By Quentin Misiag quentin-misiag@uiowa.edu No one was injured after an individual shot at a silver Honda Accord sedan outside of the University of Iowa’s Iowa Memorial Union early Saturday morning, police said. At approximately 1:32 a.m., an individual shot at the vehicle outside the building located at the intersection of Market and Madison streets in […]

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High school student charged with carrying weapon on school grounds

          Officials have accused an Iowa City West juvenile high school student with being in possession of a handgun on school property on Oct. 10. Police responded on Oct. 10 to 2901 Melrose Ave. after receiving a call about a weapons offense at 3:27 p.m. at West High School. The student fled […]

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The Board of Regents looks at the future site of Hancher on Wednesday. (The Daily Iowan/Ian Servin)

State board of Regents may increase tuition

A third consecutive tuition freeze may not be on the horizon. The Iowa State Board of Regents released its 2015-16 school year tuition and fees proposal, which calls for a 1.74 percent increase on resident tuition at the University of Iowa. In-state tuition has been frozen twice at the same price since 2012-13. Past freezes […]

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Update: Gun discovered at West High

According to the Police Activity log, Police responded on Oct. 10 to 2901 Melrose Ave. after receiving a call about a weapons offense at 3:27 p.m. West High School is located at that address. A student was discovered carrying a handgun on the premises of West High, according to an Iowa City police complaint. The […]

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Week in Review: News you may have missed

Each Monday, The Daily Iowan will provide a recap of the prior week’s local news in brief. Here are five local and state news topics from this past week that you may have missed or want to read again:   Sioux Falls trio this week’s Kid Captains Some days, when Noah Mulder gets done eating lunch, he […]

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Another sexual misconduct reported

University of Iowa officials received a report of sexual misconduct Tuesday after a student  was sexually fondled by an unknown male. The female UI student was walking on the sidewalk along the University Capitol Center on Clinton and Washington Streets at around 9:30 p.m. Tuesday, when a tall male with dark eyes grabbed her arm, […]

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Seventh sexual misconduct reported on campus

University of Iowa officials received the seventh reported sexual assault from a student this past weekend. According to the report it occurred at an off-campus fraternity house on Oct. 4. Earlier this year, UI President Sally Mason announced the UI created its first-ever sanctioned guidelines to combat this issue on the UI campus. The consequences […]

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Sexual assault reported on campus

        The University of Iowa Department of Public Safety sent a Hawk Alert to students, faculty, and staff earlier today informing them of another sexual assault reported on campus. According to the release, on Sept. 30, a student reported she was sexually assaulted by an acquaintance in a residence hall on Sept. […]

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