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Repair work to begin on Old Capitol

Building and museum will remain open during construction
Repair work is set to begin July 25 on the University of Iowa's most recognizable building: Old Capitol.
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The importance of the humanities at Iowa

Why 'why' matters just as much as 'how'
President Bruce Harreld comments on Obermann Center director Teresa Mangum's recent essay about the value of the humanities and reiterates how important they are to the University of Iowa.

Board determines tuition for fall 2016

Undergraduate resident tuition increased by $250
The Board of Regents, State of Iowa, approved a $250 increase in tuition for resident undergraduate students for the fall of 2016, $50 less than the University of Iowa proposal.
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Law + chemistry = perfect career formula

Recent law grad Alex Lodge plans to combine academic backgrounds through chemistry/biotechnology patent prosecution
Alex Lodge, who holds a doctorate in chemistry and a juris doctor from the University of Iowa, says he’ll continue to draw on the lessons he learned from Iowa Law faculty who encouraged him to think beyond the outcome of a case.
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UI TIER: Units embrace free, user-friendly Drupal Digital Signage Service

The Drupal Digital Signage Service was rolled out campuswide as part of the OneIT Web Hosting Project, one of 16 TIER efficiency initiatives in information technology. Expanding use of Drupal to digital signs saves time and money several ways, including convenience and ease of use.
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Iowa Regents to consider tuition and UI budget

UI budget proposal shaped by new guiding principles
The Board of Regents will consider the University of Iowa’s proposed fiscal year 2017 budget and decide new tuition levels for fall 2016. If the proposed tuition increase is approved, UI’s general university budget is expected to grow by 4.4 percent in FY 2017 to $736 million.
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Hawkeye hails academic access close to home

Clive woman takes advantage of UI course offerings available in Des Moines
Bonnie Brown is a mother with a full-time job, studying social work and taking newly offered courses through the Des Moines campus of the University of Iowa.

A tasty tradition

Heyn's Ice Cream, UI have made new ice cream flavors for 20 years
A cool tradition—elementary school students inventing a new flavor of ice cream for sale at Iowa City’s Heyn’s Ice Cream—turns 20 this year.

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