University of Iowa

'Music of Philip Bezanson' to pay tribute to UMass department chair

"The Music of Philip Bezanson" will take place at Bezanson Recital Hall on Oct. 1 at 7:30 p.m.

Western Massachusetts

GOP lawmaker faces rowdy town hall on health care

Sen. Joni Ernst (R-Iowa) faced a heated crowd at a town hall at the University of Iowa on Friday, where attendees booed and jeered the junior Iowa …


Everything to know about Iowa’s sometimes controversial pink visiting locker room

At least one opposing head coach isn’t bothered by them, but some folks are.<p>Iowa’s Kinnick Stadium is famous (or infamous) for its pretty and pink visiting locker room.<p>Visiting locker rooms are often cramped places that aren’t meant to be comfortable confines for a home team’s opponents, but the …


If it's possible, cell phone flashlights made the Hawkeye Wave even cooler Saturday night

Skip in<p>x<p>Embed<p>CLOSE<p>Iowa Hawkeyes fans began a heart-warming new tradition on Sept. 2 by standing to wave at the children who are watching from …

College Football

Hawkeyes Drop Heartbreaker to No. 4 Penn State - University of Iowa

<b>By JAMES ALLAN</b> <i><br></i><p><b>IOWA CITY, Iowa --</b> One play stood between the University of Iowa football team knocking off fourth-ranked Penn State …

College Football

Iowa wrestling announces Brands extension, new ‘facility feasibility study’

Skip in<p>x<p>Embed<p>CLOSE<p>Iowa sports columnist Chad Leistikow and sports reporter Chris Cuellar look at what Iowa needs to do to not repeat last year's loss …

College & University

Doctor delivering another patient's baby didn't realise she'd gone into labour - despite her waters breaking

In a cramp-inducing story coming out of America, a doctor in Iowa has gone into labour while delivering another woman's baby.<p>What are the odds!<p>Dr …


Fear of Failure Motivated Greenway

<b>By DARREN MILLER</b> <i><br></i><p><b>IOWA CITY, Iowa --</b> The fear of failure -- not once, but twice -- drove Chad Greenway on the football field. <br>The …

College & University

How to Be Political

Let’s banish the fiction of the completely apolitical robot prof.


Water Monsters, Game Day Adjustments Return to Kinnick

<b>IOWA CITY, Iowa</b> -- University of Iowa officials are again implementing game day procedures designed to assist fans attending Saturday's football game …

College & University

College Named In Top 10 Four-Year Schools

Orange City, Iowa — Another source has named one of the Sioux County colleges as one of the best in the state.<p>According to, Northwestern …

College & University

James Franklin on Iowa's pink locker room and more

What Penn State head coach James Franklin said at his weekly teleconference:<p>More Penn State coverage<p>Penn State's game vs. Indiana to start at 3:30 …

Penn State

Nittany Lions Locked In On Hawkeyes, Not Kinnick's Pink Locker Rooms

The idea for Penn State this week is to <i>not</i> think pink.<p>The fourth-ranked Nittany Lions (3-0) open Big Ten play with their first road game of the …

Big Ten

Greenway is 6th to Join America Needs Farmers Wall of Honor - 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

Touching new tradition sports fans do for kids in hospital next to stadium

A lovely new tradition has begun at a college football stadium in Iowa, US.<p>In America, college football is a big deal. It's a bit like the …

Iowa Hawkeyes

Iowa to Host Ontario Blue Jays on Saturday - University of Iowa

<b>IOWA CITY, Iowa --</b> The University of Iowa baseball team will host a fall exhibition contest against the Ontario Blue Jays on Saturday at 11 a.m. (CT) …

March Madness

Iowa, Schaake Finish 2nd at Golfweek Conference Challenge

<b>CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa --</b> The University of Iowa men's golf team posted a final-round four-under-par 284 to place second at the Golfweek Conference …


Women Say 'Cancer Casanova' Made Up Terminal Diagnosis for Sympathy and Money: 'He Broke Me'

Updated:Sep 19, 2017 3:11 PM2017-09-19 22:11:02 GMT<p>There is a new, heartwarming version of "the wave" sweeping the University of Iowa football …

San Diego

How a shifting definition of 'white' helped shape U.S. immigration policy

Members of the U.S. Congress Joint Immigration Commission, which existed from 1907 to 1911 and studied the effects of immigration in the U.S., pose …


How Iowa is helping young people find their voice: BTN LiveBIG

It should surprise no one that we’re rather keen on writers. And when it comes to writing in the Big Ten, one university springs immediately to mind: …


Sunday Conversation With Kirk Ferentz - University of Iowa

RB<p>5' 11"<p>195 lbs<p>Senior<p>RB<p>5' 11"<p>220 lbs<p>Redshirt Freshman<p>RB<p>5' 11"<p>195 lbs<p>Freshman<p>RB<p>5' 9"<p>210 lbs<p>Senior

Children riding slides while on a parent’s lap increases risk of injury, finds study

It’s not uncommon to see a child whizzing down a playground slide on an adult’s lap. But according to a new study, this could be far more dangerous …


Here are the kids you're waving at during Kinnick's new tradition

Skip in<p>x<p>Embed<p>CLOSE<p>Iowa Hawkeyes fans began a heart-warming new tradition on Sept. 2 by standing to wave at children who are watching from University …

Children's Hospital

Free/Fly Specialist Jackson Allmon Gives In-state Hawkeyes His Verbal

Council Bluffs, Iowa’s <b>Jackson Allmon</b> has announced his intention to swim for the University of Iowa beginning in the 2018-19 season.<p><i>“I chose Iowa</i> …

College & University

Iowa's Football Rise Gave Barr a Feeling of Euphoria - University of Iowa

<b>By DARREN MILLER</b> <i><br></i><p><b>IOWA CITY, Iowa --</b> It was nothing new when Fred Barr played an integral role in reversing the fortunes of the …

Big Ten

Muscle Strength Will Protect Your Health

If you’re finding it harder to open jars and heavy doors, you’re not alone. After age 40, the average woman loses up to three pounds of muscle — and …


OAuth security flaw on Facebook is allowing accounts to generate millions of fake likes and comments

A security flaw has allowed thousands of Facebook accounts, both real and fake, to generate millions of fake 'likes' and comments by entering into …

Technology (India)

New Theory Emerges as to how the Universe Became Such a Light-Filled State

After the Big Bang occurred, the universe was pretty dark due to the thick gas that had been churned up, trapping any light that ever was. When the …


Third dose of mumps vaccine could help stop outbreaks, researchers say

Large and protracted mumps epidemics have been happening with increasing frequency in recent years among college students, sports teams and other …

Public Health

Fake Facebook 'like' networks exploited code flaw to create millions of bogus 'likes'

A thriving ecosystem of websites that allow users to automatically generate millions of fake "likes" and comments on Facebook has been documented by …