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Iowa City, UI officials mull PAULA jump

PAULA citations increased 111 percent compared with the weekend before classes last year.


UI goes green with $800k electric car charger

Officials said the project will save the UI about $9,500 per year in gasoline.


Iowa Dems accuse Branstad of open-records biff

The democrats have waited 47 days for the request, which pertains to the expenses of Gov. Terry Branstad’s state tours.


UI Liberal Arts dean search panel to be named

UI Provost P. Barry Butler said the search committee’s selection would fill the empty position July 1, 2012.


Harkin calls for economic stimulus “booster shot”

During a roundtable discussion, Rep. Bruce Braley, D-Iowa, and Sen. Tom Harkin, D-Iowa, addressed people’s concerns about rebuilding the middle class.


UI class aims to connect students, senior citizens

The students will meet with the senior citizens throughout the semester, and then create song lyrics from the conversations.


Two UI living-learning communities canceled

The UI currently has 16 active living-learning communities with approximately 1,500 students participating.


UI frosh served as a Congressional page

The Waterloo native worked for Rep. Bruce Braley, D-Iowa, delivering Congressional mail and distributing flags to families who requested them.


UI director adds medication reminders to Facebook

Medminder, a Facebook application, is designed to remind young transplant students to take their medication.


Panchero’s preps for IC-favorite $1 burrito day

The restaurant ordered 1,000 pounds of meat and is bringing in all its employees for the event.


UIHC Brain Registry studies traumatic injury recoveries

Officials hope to have 20 to 30 patients involved in the registry by the end of 2011.


Early voting ballots now available


Gazette to host school board candidates forum


Police: Woman was abused for 17 hours


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