Indianapolis June 20, 2013 Every year since 1988, Yamaha Corporation of America's Band & Orchestral Division has honored outstanding young jazz, classical and contemporary musicians under the auspices of the Yamaha Young Performing Artists Program, an annual competition for young artists between the ages of 16 and 21. This year marks the Yamaha ... (more)
A University of Iowa study reveals significant disparities between minority and white clients in success rates for completing substance abuse treatment programs.
Krause was born and raised in Eldora before attending the University of Iowa. In 1959, he partnered with his father-in-law, to open his first convenience store in Hampton.
A new species of lizard doesn't come along every day. Even less common is a new lizard species named for a 1960s rock star.
Diapocynin, a synthetic molecule derived from a naturally occurring compound , has been found to protect neurobehavioral function in mice with Parkinson's Disease symptoms by preventing deficits in motor coordination.
Now that accumulated student loan debt stands at approximately $1 trillion, it's time to take stock of what students have been learning over the years.
The latest breaking news, from new products to acquisitions to industry events, from across the high volume transaction output industry.
There is no cure for age-related macular degeneration, an eye disease that is the leading cause of vision loss and blindness in older Americans.
Hancher Auditorium, which provided the stage for thousands of performers in its 40-year history, will soon be the star of its own show.
The University of Iowa Athletics Department reported 14 minor NCAA and Big Ten Conference violations -- many of them accidental calls or text messages -- between August 2012 and May 2013, according to documents provided by UI through a public records request.
A Postville, Iowa explosion early Monday morning at the Norplex Laminates manufacturing plant in the 600 block of Lybrand Street shocked residents and caused up to $7 million in damage, according to United Press International on June 17. The Postville explosion at the Norplex-Micarta laminate manufacturing plant was reported at 1:20 a.m. on Monday ... (more)
"I feel like it's not unlikely that if someone saw a child wandering by themselves, they could kidnap a child," she said.
"There was a machine inside the building that exploded," said Chris Dahlstrom, the Allamakee County emergency management coordinator.
Those who have followed this blog long enough may have noticed that, in addition to checking post-disaster developments with regard to Superstorm Sandy, we have also been fascinated with the recovery progress of cities in Iowa since 2008, most notably Cedar Rapids.
Two community bands will perform beginning at 3 p.m. June 23 in Iowa City's Upper City Park.