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The traditional brick-and-mortar college experience is still valuable because of the broad array of interactions it allows students to have with faculty members, University President Christopher Eisgruber '83 said Thursday in a lecture that was a part of the "Last Lecture" series.
Patrick McCaffery, son of Iowa men's basketball coach Fran McCaffery, was scheduled to have surgery today to determine if radioactive iodine is necessary in treating his cancer.
Iowa City's premiere student-run documentary film festival will push the boundaries of the genre in a new home.
Iowa House Democrats say the Republican majority is playing dirty politics by pitting state universities against each other and endangering a tuition freeze that the Iowa state Board of Regents promised Iowans.
When my wife was carrying our first child, it was such a normal pregnancy that we considered having the birth at home.
Leaders with United Way of Johnson and Washington Counties announced Wednesday that the organization passed its annual $2.4 million fundraising goal.
Two psychiatric experts say an 18-year-old suspect is competent to stand trial on a charge that he killed his 5-year-old foster brother in Harrison County, Iowa.
She got as far as a master's of science and then, armed with a solid introduction to the body's defense mechanisms, she changed course.
Four of the assistant vice president candidates ran unopposed with Melissa Shore assuming her role as AVP of Academic Affairs, Jaime Kisthardt retaining her position as AVP of Facilities and Operations and Anthony Wohlrab assuming his new position as AVP of University Advancement.
Inexpensive computers, cell phones and other systems that substitute flexible plastic for silicon chips may be one step closer to reality, thanks to new research.
Imagine you cannot move your eyes up, and you cannot lift your upper eyelid. You walk through life with your head tilted upward so that your eyes look straight when they are rolled down in the eye socket.
The University of Iowa has been awarded a three-year, $1.2 million grant from the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation to establish one of only five University Centers of Exemplary Mentoring in the nation.
The state House has approved a plan to raise spending for Iowa's public universities, but the measure would give the University of Iowa less of an increase than that given to Iowa State University and the University of Northern Iowa.
As a child, Loveland poet and artist Caroline Orman did a drawing of a cat, and her mother commented that it looked like the cat that swallowed the canary.
Further developing existing technology, NHK promises to bring true holographic television images that do not require glasses to nearly all homes in Japan by 2022.
You might think that we already know all there is to know about Jackson Pollock's life and work, but you'd be wrong.