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3 hrs ago | WHO-AM Des Moines

UI Prez Reacts To Funding Formula

The President of the University of Iowa says they're preparing to deal with changes in the Regents funding formula for public universities.


Related Topix: Des Moines, IA

7 hrs ago | Business Wire

Ocean Spray Promotes Dan Crocker to Vice President, Cooperative Development

In this role Crocker will oversee the development of Ocean Spray's business and cooperative strategies by leading the agricultural supply and operations teams as well as cooperative communications, grower relations and sustainability teams.


Related Topix: Drake University

13 hrs ago | Missourian

Pancreas, kidney transplant gives diabetic veteran a second chance

Bill Kidd has been injecting insulin into his system four times a day since he was 23 years old - but no more.


Related Topix: Medicine, Insulin (generic), Humulin, Novolin, Iowa City, IA

Thu Jul 10, 2014

WHO-TV Des Moines

Mud Race Canceled With No Refunds Given

The out-of-state organizer made the announcement with no notice and no refunds for an event geared towards charity.


Related Topix: Iowa


Entrepreneurship Summer Campers Make New Ice Cream Flavor

Fifth and sixth-graders in Iowa City created a tasty treat this week as part of the weeklong Jacobson Institute for Youth Entrepreneurship camp.


Related Topix: Life, Dessert, Food, Ice Cream, Iowa City, IA, Family, Kids, Inventions, Science / Technology

KWWL-TV Waterloo

A photo just after the fire began at CC Recycling.

A person has been taken to the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics with burn injuries following a fire in Cedar Rapids.


Related Topix: Fire, Cedar Rapids, IA

The Daily Star

Lost in translation: Connecting youths with Arabic

Group photo of international students in the Between the Lines creative writing program at the University of Iowa.


Related Topix: World News, Middle East, Lebanon,


Lanesboro City Council considers options for dam funding options

By Bretta Grabau Bluff Country News Group Since the state funding for the Lanesboro Dam fell through, Mike Bubany updated the Lanesboro City Council on a few options it could pursue for the funding at the regular meeting on Monday, July 7. Unfortunately, none of the options looked promising to the council or beneficial for the city.


Related Topix: Lanesboro, MN

The Hastings Daily Voice

Tarrytown Writer Publishes First Novel, 'The Day The Cloud Stood Still'

TARRYTOWN, N.Y. Patrick Trotti never planned to be a novelist, but after several years of writing stories and honing his skills, his first novel, "The Day The Cloud Stood Still", has been published.


Related Topix: Tarrytown, NY, Irvington, NY

Wed Jul 09, 2014

KTIV-TV Sioux City

Pollock's "Mural" is sure to impress Siouxland

Jackson Pollock's "Mural" is considered one of the greatest contributions to American art ever.


Related Topix: Sioux City, IA

International Business Times

Stem Cell Patient grows a Nose on Back Eight Years After Tissue Injection to Cure Paralysis

In one of the strangest outcomes of stem cell treatment till date, a woman has shown to have developed a nose-like growth eight long years after a failed stem cell treatment that was then used to cure her paralysis.


Related Topix: Iowa City, IA


Obesity-Associated Hypertension: Recent Progress in Deciphering the...

From the Department of Pharmacology , Department of Internal Medicine , and Fraternal Order of Eagles Diabetes Research Center , University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City.


Related Topix: Medicine, Pharmacology, Iowa City, IA, Epidemic, Natural Disasters, Heart Disease, Health

Caldwell wins gold, Kilgore silver, McDonough bronze at 2014 University Worlds

Tyler Caldwell , who was an NCAA finalist in 2011 and 2014, won the gold medal in men's freestyle at 74 kilos/163 pounds.


Related Topix: University of Oklahoma

Sys-Con Media

Partner Ken Rechtoris Brings Trial Expertise to Sheppard Mullin Chicago

Rechtoris joins from K&L Gates. "Ken is a top-notch litigator, whose background and expertise is an excellent fit with us.


Science, Industry and Business

UI researchers find early predictor for preeclampsia

University of Iowa researchers have discovered a biomarker that could give expecting mothers and their doctors the first simple blood test to reliably predict that a pregnant woman may develop preeclampsia, at least as early as 6 weeks into the pregnancy.


Related Topix: Medicine, Hypertension, Health, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Women's Health

Belindah Jones tells a story with art at MMA Gallery

Belindah Jones's work is on display from now until July 27 as the featured artist of the month for the Montgomery Art Association Gallery.


Related Topix: World News, Kenya, Entertainment

Tue Jul 08, 2014

McKendree College

Anthony Rhoads Awarded PKP Fellowship

Anthony Rhoads of Litchfield, Ill., has been awarded a fellowship worth $5,000 by The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi-the nation's oldest and most selective collegiate honor society for all academic disciplines.


Related Topix: Litchfield, IL, McKendree University

KTIV-TV Sioux City

Jackson Pollock: Mural exhibition opens Saturday, July 12 at the Sioux City Art Center

The opening remarks and ribbon cutting will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Art Center at 225 Nebraska Street.


Related Topix: Sioux City, IA, Painting, Arts, Iowa, Palo Alto County, IA, Graettinger, IA

Business Journal

Travis Andersen named new CEO of Columbia St. Mary's

Travis Andersen , who worked for Columbia St. Mary's corporate sister Ministry Health Care, has been named president and CEO of Columbia St. Mary's health system in Milwaukee.


Related Topix: Moline, IL

Teen Vogue

The College Rape Crisis: Why Students and Schools Are Clashing over Violence Against Girls

When Zoey* was a college freshman last fall, she invited a guy she'd been talking to for a few weeks over to her dorm room.


Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law, University of Oregon