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UI students named to dean’s list for fall 2023 semester

Thursday, January 18, 2024
More than 7,900 students at the University of Iowa were named to the dean’s list for the 2023 fall semester.
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UI students named to president’s list for fall 2023 semester

Thursday, January 18, 2024
More than 950 undergraduate students at the University of Iowa were named to the president’s list for the 2023 fall semester.
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UI students receive degrees after fall 2023 semester

Thursday, January 18, 2024
The University of Iowa has welcomed a new cohort of alumni at the close of the fall 2023 semester, with many Hawkeyes receiving their degrees.
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9 tips for safe snow shoveling

Tuesday, January 16, 2024
When winter weather arrives, it’s important to take the appropriate steps to prevent injuries and understand when to seek medical attention.
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How to safely clean out your medicine cabinet to start the new year

Thursday, January 11, 2024
A fresh start to the new year should include a clean sweep of your medicine cabinet, says Stevie Veach, a clinical professor in the University of Iowa College of Pharmacy.
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UI expert explains the difference between a caucus and primary

Wednesday, January 10, 2024
Ahead of the Iowa Caucuses on Jan. 15, UI associate professor Tim Hagle shares how the caucus will work and why the process is important.
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Holiday gift ideas for all the Hawkeyes on your list

Tuesday, November 21, 2023
Stressed about your holiday gift shopping list? Don’t be. Plenty of great gifts are available for family and friends right here on the University of Iowa campus. Here are some Hawkeye-themed options perfect for everyone on your list.
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Keep respiratory viruses off the menu this Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is a time for cherished annual traditions like gathering for a big meal with friends and family. But the guest no one wants at the dinner table is a respiratory virus like the flu, COVID-19, or RSV. As we reach the height of respiratory virus season, here’s what you need to know to keep you and your loved ones safe during Thanksgiving.

Note upcoming traffic shifts at Coralville's First Avenue/I-80 interchange

Monday, November 6, 2023
Beginning in the afternoon of Friday, Nov. 10, the bicyclist and pedestrian route along First Avenue over Interstate 80 in Coralville will shift from the west side of First Avenue to the east side of First Avenue.
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Reminder: Familiarize yourself with UI's Extreme Weather Plan

Monday, October 30, 2023
With winter weather returning to Iowa City, it’s important for the campus community to get reacquainted with the University of Iowa’s Extreme Weather Plan.
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Main Library will be closed Oct. 27—30

Wednesday, October 25, 2023
The Main Library will be closed from 5 p.m. Friday, Oct. 27, to 7:30 a.m. Monday, Oct. 30, because of a water outage throughout the building due to an ENGIE utility construction project.
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Possessed? UI expert shares a bewitching history

Tuesday, October 24, 2023
Just as it has for decades, Halloween remains synonymous with witches. But what’s the history behind the plastic cauldrons and pointy hats? University of Iowa German professor Waltraud Maierhofer is an expert on how the history of witchcraft trials in Europe and the United States continues to haunt the modern world. She not only teaches a class on witch trials, but recently translated a noteworthy book on the witchcraft trials of children.