Twelfth sexual assault reported to UI officials

University of Iowa officials have received a report of another sexual assault. This would be the twelfth sexual assault reported for the 2013-14 academic year. The student reported to UI staff that she had been sexually assaulted this past fall semester by an acquaintance at an on-campus residence hall. The student and acquaintance attended an […]

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Softball: Hawks upset No. 13 ranked Missouri in game one of midweek doubleheader

A huge third inning allowed the Hawks to upset the Tigers in a pitcher’s duel. In game one of a doubleheader Wednesday at Pearl Field, Iowa took advantage of two Missouri errors in the bottom of the second and rode the momentum to a 3-1 upset win over the 13th-ranked Tigers. After a first inning […]

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Ron Rainey announced as Dartmouth women’s soccer head coach

Former Iowa women’s soccer head coach Ron Rainey has been announced as the new women’s soccer head coach at Dartmouth. Rainey served as the head coach at Iowa since 2006, amassing a record of 80-67-17. He is the all-time winningest women’s soccer coach at Iowa. This past season, Iowa won 15 games, won their first […]

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Firefighters respond to Iowa City warehouse fire

Firefighters from eight different departments responded to a warehouse fire at 2339 Heinz Rd. in Iowa City Tuesday afternoon. Officials said it is unclear what caused the fire. The blaze broke out at around 3:30 p.m. and smoke was still coming out of the building at 5:30 p.m. Iowa City Fire department officials said trucks […]

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New west side dorm named

Mary Louise Petersen Residence Hall may be the name for the new west campus dorm. The state Board of Regents will vote on the name at their meeting next week. May 2015 is the dorm’s expected completion date. Peterson graduated in 1951 from the UI College of Education with a bachelor’s degree in science education. […]

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Baseball takes two of three from Northwestern

By Ryan Rodriguez ryan-rodriguez@uiowa.edu Going into Iowa’s weekend series against Northwestern, the Hawkeyes had a chance to stay hot and complete their first series sweep of a Big Ten opponent this season. Halfway through the first game of the series, the Black and Gold looked well on their way to completing the first leg of […]

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Union Bar entertainment exemption revoked

The Union Bar will no longer hold an entertainment exemption after an Iowa City Police Department monthly PAULA report. According to an April 3 letter from Iowa City Police Chief Sam Hargadine, the bar’s exemption will be revoked Sunday unless the owners file an appeal. Hargadine said the PAULA-to-police visit ratio of .267 at the […]

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4 students seriously hurt in Pa. school stabbings

MURRYSVILLE, Pa. (AP) — A student armed with a knife went on a stabbing and slashing spree at a high school near Pittsburgh on Wednesday morning, leaving as many as 20 people injured, including four students who suffered serious wounds, authorities said. The suspect, a male student, was taken into custody and being questioned by […]

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Cuts in language, arts draw fire

Community members expressed distress at possible art-budget cuts for Iowa City schools. By Lily Abromeit lily-abromeit@uiowa.edu The Iowa City School District will say auf Wiedersehen to several programs starting next year. Students in the Iowa City School District will no longer have the option to learn how to play the violin in fourth grade or […]

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Iowa ace no match for Indiana

Pitcher Calvin Matthews and the Iowa baseball team had no answer for the Indiana Hoosiers. By Ryan Rodriguez ryan-rodriguez@uiowa.edu Calvin Mathews wishes he could have that one back. With the exception of a long third inning that saw him give up back-to-back-to-back homeruns to the middle of Indiana order, Mathews put up a solid showing […]

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