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Tired of gerrymandering? Maybe you should move to Iowa

What if I told you that Wisconsin Democrats won 52% of votes cast in 2012 Assembly races but only 39% of the seats?<p>Or that Maryland Democrats …

Government

How Iowa students are cultivating a community of care behind prison walls: BTN LiveBIG

Likely your ideas about daily life inside of a prison’s walls have been drawn largely from a media stew: news reports that focus overwhelmingly on …

Big Ten

Iowa's $500K club: Record number of state employees earn a half-million dollars or more annually

CLOSE<p>Take a look at the top five highest paid state employees for fiscal year 2017.<p>A record 83 employees in Iowa’s state government are now paid …

College & University

Final Notes 2017 - University of Iowa

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College & University

Bowman Gives No. 4 Iowa a Spark at 184 - University of Iowa

<b>By DARREN MILLER</b> <i><br>hawkeyesports.com</i><p><b>IOWA CITY, Iowa</b> --<p>Mitch Bowman's phone was buzzing with texts and congratulatory calls in the moments following his …

College & University

Christian organization kicked off campus for denying gay member a leadership position

A conservative Christian business organization at the University of Iowa is suing the school after it was kicked off campus for denying a leadership position to a gay member, according to Vice News.<p>The group, Leaders of the Business Leaders in Christ, requires that those appointed to leadership …

Conservative View

Study shows telemedicine potential in EDs

Researchers found door-to-provider time was shorter for telemedicine patients in emergency departments.

Medical Technology

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Jan. 16

1. According to Shannon Minter, legal director for the National Center for Lesbian Rights, dozens of transgender volunteers have been seeking to join …

LGBTQ

Christian group at University of Iowa insist they have the right to discriminate against LGBTQ members

“You would never ask an environmental group to have a climate denier as their leader. It’s the same thing here.”<p>A Christian student group at the …

LGBTQ

Winter High School Evaluation Camp Set for Jan. 28 - University of Iowa

<b>IOWA CITY, Iowa --</b> The University of Iowa baseball program will hold its Winter High School Evaluation Camp on Sunday, January 28 in the Iowa Indoor …

Iowa City

Christian group rejects gay student – then sues university for discrimination

University of Iowa revoked Business Leaders in Christ’s registration Leadership applicant turned down for not rejecting homosexuality<p>The University of Iowa is caught up in a legal fight with Business Leaders in Christ, a conservative Christian group that denied a leadership position to a gay …

LGBTQ

Jackson, Jewell Shine at Walter Camp Award's Dinner - University of Iowa

<b>By DARREN MILLER</b> <i><br>hawkeyesports.com</i><p><b>NEW HAVEN, Conn. --</b> The NFC and AFC division playoffs were contested over the weekend andJosh JacksonandJosey …

College & University

Ham radio CubeSat launch success

Three CubeSats carrying amateur radio payloads were successfully launched on January 12 at 0358 UT on an Indian ISRO PSLV rocket. In total 31 …

ISRO

Iowa Defeats Michigan State in Big Ten Opener - University of Iowa

<b>EAST LANSING, Mich.</b> – The University of Iowa women's gymnastics team earned its first conference win of the season against Michigan State, …

College Basketball

Undergrad Students Create a Universe In A Sandbox

“We hope we’re bringing the cosmos to life.”<p>By on<p>Filed Under Physics<p>The revolution will not be televised. It'll be sent to your inbox by us.<p>Some …

American Astronomical Society

Iowa Flood Sensors Wade into Artificial Intelligence

Worried about the possibility of flooding near your home in Iowa? Soon, you can just ask Alexa.<p>The move to merge flood sensor data with artificially …

Artificial Intelligence

Let’s help Iowa become a health and wellness leader

CLOSE<p>If you want to stay on trend even with your fitness in 2018,<p>The numbers are startling. Since 1988, the obesity rate in Iowa has increased from …

Des Moines

Baseball Season Tickets on Sale Now - University of Iowa

<b>IOWA CITY, Iowa --</b> Season tickets for the University of Iowa baseball team's 27-game 2018 home schedule are on sale now on hawkeyesports.com. …

College Basketball

Not a Final Exam, but a Big One Nonetheless - University of Iowa

<b>By CHRIS BREWER</b> <i><br>hawkeyesports.com</i><p><b>IOWA CITY, Iowa</b> -- The University of Iowa wrestling team was tested by Illinois on Dec. 1. The Hawkeyes were tested …

College Basketball

An Iowa project is putting weather on the map: BTN LiveBIG

The Floods of 2008. The Easter Tornadoes of 2006. The Sweltering Summer of 1936.<p>History is studded with, and frequently measured by, major and …

Big Ten

New tax law could gut college sports programs

CLOSE<p>President Donald Trump has signed into law a $1.5 trillion tax overhaul package. Trump touted the size of the tax cut, declaring to reporters in …

Des Moines

The Value of Education, and the Satisfaction of Giving Back

By Keith D. Carter, MD, 2018 Academy President<p>When I got the phone call from Dr. Parke inviting me to serve as Academy President-Elect in 2017 and …

Ophthalmology

Iowa regents' delayed decision on tuition hikes could put students in a bind

CLOSE<p>Tuition rates at Iowa's three public universities has increased 30 percent since the 2009-10 academic year. Rates are expected to jump again for …

Des Moines

Iowa Star Cornerback Josh Jackson Declares For NFL Draft

Iowa All-American cornerback Josh Jackson is heading to the NFL Draft after his big 2017 season.<p>Josh Jackson was a serious playmaker on the defensive …

NFL Draft

5 things to know about the American Academy of Ophthalmology's new president: Dr. Keith Carter

January 02, 2018 | Print | Email<p>Keith Carter, MD, began his term as the 122nd president of the American Academy of Ophthalmology Jan. 1.<p>Here's what …

Ophthalmology

Iowa woman drops gender bias case against Trump campaign, lawyer says

CLOSE<p>Here is a look at seven things likely to be a big part of President Donald Trump's agenda in 2018.<p>A former organizer for Donald Trump in Iowa …

Elections

Researchers believe prevalence of autism spectrum disorders reached plateau in the U.S.

Researchers have a new reason to believe that the prevalence of autism spectrum disorders in the U.S. has reached a plateau.<p>The evidence comes from …

Autism

Autism spectrum disorders appear to have stabilized in U.S.

Researchers have a new reason to believe that the prevalence of autism spectrum disorders in the U.S. has reached a plateau.

Autism

Lee is Free - University of Iowa

<b>Editor's Note:</b> <i>The following first appeared in the University of Iowa's Hawk Talk Daily, an e-newsletter that offers a daily look at the Iowa</i> …

College & University

Gustafson Tabbed USBWA National Player of the Week - University of Iowa

<b>IOWA CITY, Iowa --</b> University of Iowa junior<p>Megan Gustafsonhas been named the Ann Myers Drysdale Women's National Player of the Week, the U.S. …

College Basketball