University of Iowa Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. Warm Weather Increases SSI RiskRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 22 | Outpatient Surgery Magazine

    Researchers from the University of Iowa compared hospital discharges following treatment of SSIs between 1998 to 2011 with monthly temperatures, rainfall totals and wind averages. The findings, published in the journal Infection Control & Hospital Epidemiology , show incidences of post-op infections peaked in August and were lowest in January.

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  2. 'Trails for Dale' begins this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 22 | Decorah Journal

    ... And although it won't help Dale's condition, he has enrolled in a clinical trial for a new drug at the University of Iowa. "It won't be available commercially in time to help him, but hopefully it will help some other mom or dad down the road," said ...

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  3. Immersive Theater Opens Inside the New University of Iowa Stead Family Children's HospitalRead the original story

    Monday May 22 | Digital Game Developer

    Stead Family Children's Hospital can now enjoy healing benefits and interactive adventures through a technology-based theater created by Dimensional Innovations . The -area design-and-build firm created an immersive children's theater in the Gerdin Family Lobby of the new hospital, which opened in Using Microsoft Kinect technology, DI's animation and motion graphics team designed two interactive video games specifically for the theater.

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  4. Branstad's right turn leads to ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 22 | The Fairfield Ledger

    ... a devotee of Barry Goldwater-style conservatism. He pulled up his Democratic roots to throw in with University of Iowa Republicans, who were swimming against the political current on campus during the Vietnam War. "I think he came to realize that ...

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  5. This tech could save millions of piglets from accidentally being crushedRead the original story

    Monday May 22 | GantDaily.com

    ... of animal welfare with the National Pork Board, citing data from the USDA. Matthew Rooda, a senior at the University of Iowa, has developed a controversial tech solution that he said could help save piglets' lives. The system, called SmartGuard, is ...

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  6. Student Mission ControlRead the original story

    Monday May 22 | Newswise

    Joseph Senchuk is only in his second year at the University of Iowa, but he's already building space instruments, extending the Iowa legacy of undergraduate involvement in space exploration. The UI sophomore from Mount Prospect, Illinois, is helping build a prototype for a UI-designed and manufactured radar transmitter that is expected to fly on a spacecraft to Jupiter's moons in 2022.

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  7. Authors 'laughing to the bank'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 22 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... growing up dreaming of publishing "beach reads." She attended the prestigious writing school at The University of Iowa and found herself among authors more likely to write the Great American Novel than the Great American Beach Novel. "So here I am, ...

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  8. Overreaction Monday: Will Iowa Athletics' Future be Brighter Than its Past?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 22 | Black Heart Gold Pants

    ... came in the 4pm Friday news dump. In case you've been totally disconnected from the world since then, The University of Iowa agreed to pay $6.5M to settle the upcoming case with Tracey Griesbaum and put the Jane Meyer case fully in the rearview ...

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  9. Marin Voice: Choosing schools for your kids has changed with the timesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 21 | Marin Independent Journal

    ... world. He enrolled at Fisk in 1919, receiving is BA in the classics. He then took his master's at the University of Iowa and worked on his doctorate at the University of Indiana. My mother's father, born during Reconstruction, achieved a doctorate ...

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  10. In this Monday, April 24, 2017 photo, Wahlert Catholic High School...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 21 | News Times

    ... selected to develop the product for a national invention contest. This year, they entered the device in a University of Iowa contest and won $1,500 to continue developing their idea. In April, the two won an Aging2.0 chapter competition and they ...

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  11. Why do students expect an easy A?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 21 | Newsday

    ... In the late 1990s, Mona Miller and Phil Carls wrote guidelines for Colorado State University and the University of Iowa study abroad students planning a trip to Australia. They read, "There is no grade inflation in Australia . . . the majority of ...

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  12. iQ: smartparentRead the original story

    Sunday May 21 | KISU-TV Pocatello

    ... ge 8? Guests include Lisa Guernsey, New America Foundation and author of Screen Time; Deborah Linebarger, University of Iowa; and Michael Robb, Fred Rogers Center.

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  13. So far, 19 apply for UAMS chancellor jobRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 21 | NWAonline

    ... Health Partners of Hawaii are also looking for chief executive officers, while others -- including the University of Iowa and Johns Hopkins University -- are hunting other high-level administrators. The new chancellor will arrive as the state ...

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  14. Iowa students work to create wheelchair businessRead the original story

    Saturday May 20 | Washington Times

    ... selected to develop the product for a national invention contest. This year, they entered the device in a University of Iowa contest and won $1,500 to continue developing their idea. In April, the two won an Aging2.0 chapter competition and they ...

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  15. Virginia Book NotesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 20 | Powhatan Today

    ... the life of Bix Beiderbecke in "Finding Bix: The Life and Afterlife of a Jazz Legend" (272 pages, University of Iowa Press, $24.95), which combines reporting, biography and criticism. Wolfe lives in Charlottesville. Retired Richmond Times-Dispatch ...

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  16. WebBam Comes to Downtown HuntingtonRead the original story

    Saturday May 20 | Huntington News

    Create Huntington has listened to what the community had to say and excited to put our plans into action! What better way than a two day party to showcase some of the best things our city has to offer!! Details: 311 9th Street Friday 5pm - 9:30 Saturday 12pm - 9pm FREE FREE FREE We are excited and honored to have an internationally renowned community development, citizen engagem ent, and social capital expert, Dr. Cornelia Flora, as our keynote speaker on Friday June 9th. Dr. Flora is an Emeritus Distinguished Professor of Sociology at the University of Iowa and her research was the basis for our new strategic plan.

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  17. Iowa to pay $6.5M to settle landmark sports bias lawsuitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 20 | The New Zealand Herald

    " The University of Iowa will pay $6.5 million to settle discrimination lawsuits filed by former athletic administrator Jane Meyer and her partner, former women's field hockey coach Tracey Griesbaum. The school agreed in settlements released Friday to pay Meyer $2.33 million, Griesbaum $1.49 million and $2.68 million to the Des Moines law firm that represented them.

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  18. Waste-to-energy plan for plants withers on vineRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 20 | Front www.keysnet.com

    ... similar system. Commissioners rejected that change. "What they're proposing now exists nowhere except the University of Iowa," Kolhage said. "We'd have to start all over again. I did not hear anything that made me confident that we're not going to ...

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  19. the Winter's Tale From African-American Shakespeare Company Comes to The Taube Atrium This JuneRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 19 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... our show." Regina Morones is a Bay Area-based actor, singer and educator with an MFA in acting from the University of Iowa who last essayed Shakespeare in the summer of 2015 in Romeo and Juliet at the San Francisco Shakespeare Festival. "Regina was ...

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  20. FILE - In this May 4, 2017, file photo, Jane Meyer, former senior...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 19 | Connecticut Post

    In this May 4, 2017, file photo, Jane Meyer, former senior associate athletic director at the University of Iowa, gets a hug from her partner Tracey Griesbaum, right, following a news conference in Des Moines, Iowa. The University of Iowa will pay $6.5 million to settle high-profile discrimination lawsuits filed by former athletic administrator Jane Meyer and her partner, former women's field hockey coach Tracey Griesbaum, according to settlements released Friday, May 19, 2017.

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