"Slutwalk" aims to take ownership of the word "slut," stop victim-blaming

One communications expert said groups taking ownership of a word can be a difficult process.

Regents vote to demolish UI Melrose property despite concerns from Melrose neighborhood residents

The houses, in Iowa City's historic Melrose neighborhood, will be demolished to make room for a 250-space parking area.

UI officials announce filing three appeals to FEMA

One appeal regards FEMA's decision to deny $800,000 in funding for repairs to the IMU in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act.

Talent scout who discovered Ashton Kutcher returns to IC

Mary Clarke, who found Ashton Kutcher at the Airliner 15 years ago, said the global community is looking for "Midwestern traits."

Locals support proposed state-wide bullying hotline

Developers of the hotline said an online chat component will help better connect with youth.

Professor who wrote UI's first women's studies textbook to retire after 41 years

Linda Kerber came to the UI with her husband in 1971.

Man faces meth-related charges

UI student faces drug charges

Councilors to move forward with multi-family housing amendment

Councilors to move forward with parking amendment

City to hold public hearing on fire and police department remodeling

Councilors to cast final vote on housing ordinance

County employee files complaint over Slockett's campaign actions

Iowa City officials introduce initiative to support local businesses

Iowa Regents Lang and Rastetter re-elected as Board president, president pro-tem

UNI students, faculty protest Lab School closure

Regents approve proceeding with new buildings, building renovations at UI


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