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UI College of Medicine looks to fill the state's need for rural doctors

The state of Iowa ranks 40th nationally in the doctor-to-resident ratio.


UI officials voice concerns over possible spending cuts to research

Rep. Dave Loebsack, D-Iowa, conducted a panel discussion Monday with research officials and doctors from various departments.


Iowa Board of Regents looks to restructure deaf and blind services

The state Board of Regents would like to see a proposal for a pilot school combining the services for deaf and blind students by September.


UISG candidates to face stricter campaign rules

Monday's meeting covered what steps interested students must take to get on the ballot. Peter Chalik, the Student Election Board commissioner, said there are also some minor changes to the election bylaws this year.


Locals react to Pope resignation

Iowa City residents had mixed opinions on what contributed to Pope Benedict XVI's resignation, and where the church should go from here.


UI cultural centers look to increase accessibility with bus route change

The diversity committee of the University of Iowa Student Government is currently gathering information to determine the feasibility of changing a major Cambus route in order to increase accessibility to the Cultural Centers on campus.


Change could be coming for UI graduate informatics program

The Interdisciplinary Graduate Program in Informatics recently put together a task force to evaluate the program.


Iranian war prisoner shares story in Iowa City

Roxana Saberi drummed her fingers against a concrete wall, trying to remember a piece she played on a piano long ago. She was passing the time she spent in an Iranian prison while being held hostage for 100 days.


Local teen charged with attempted murder


Trials reset for men involved in trailer park shooting


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