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43 min ago | The Macon Telegraph

U. Iowa ad campaign seeks more students, and money

The university is launching a marketing blitz Monday that will blanket the state with ads designed to reach potential in-state students and their parents.


Related Topix: Iowa State University, University of Northern Iowa

Sun Jul 13, 2014

Art Daily

Jackson Pollock's famous large scale painting, Mural, goes on view at the Sioux City Art Center

It is unusual for an exhibition to feature a single work of art. An artwork that deserves this special status is Jackson Pollock's famous large scale painting, Mural.


Related Topix: Painting, Arts

Sat Jul 12, 2014


One messy day

Justin Wan photos/The Gazette Kids play in a pool of sticky, non-Newtonian fluid Saturday during 'Messy Science Day' at Iowa City Public Library in downtown Iowa City.


Related Topix: Family, Kids, Iowa City, IA, Newton, IA

Logan Banner

TAS to open Tuesday

Logan's beloved romantic will make its way back to the stage next week as this year's performances of The Aracoma Story will begin Tues., July 15, at 8:30 p.m. Legend has it that Logan County lays claim to what has been described as one of America's most romantic legends, the story of Princess Aracoma and British soldier Boling Baker, who was ... (more)


Related Topix: Aracoma, WV, Logan County, WV, Logan, WV, Cross Lanes, WV, Charleston, WV

Voyager 1 goes interstellar: First man-made object to exit the Solar System

NASA has announced that the Voyager 1 spacecraft, first launched in 1977, has reached interstellar space.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Space, NASA, Iowa City, IA, Astronomy, Science


Iowa City Police Officer Receives Commendation

An Iowa City police officer has received a commendation for his actions, while off duty, to help subdue a suspect who was trying to take the service gun of another officer.


Related Topix: Iowa City, IA

Fox News

What to do if you have the roommate from hell

With about a month to go before the Class of 2018 begins filling dorm rooms in colleges across America,it's safe to say one key question is: "What do I do if I hate my roommate?" While many incoming freshman manage to avoid potential roommate problems by arranging to live with a friend, others"go in blind," accepting their college's roommate ... (more)


Related Topix: Michigan State University

Fri Jul 11, 2014

KCJJ-AM Iowa City

Bloomfield Murder Trial Delayed to 2015

The 1st degree murder trial for a former University of Iowa researcher accused of murdering his wife has been pushed back to next year.


Related Topix: Iowa City, IA

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

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


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