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Posted by Lauren Shotwell | Feb 14, 2017

With protesters filling the rotunda of the Iowa Capitol Monday night, speakers at a packed public hearing for collective bargaining legislation overwhelmingly voiced their opposition to proposals that would strip...

Posted by Christine Hawes | Feb 13, 2017

Grad students gathered outside UI President Bruce Harreld's office Monday to press him for more support. "I have snacks!" announced Ruth Bryant as she and about eight other University of...

Posted by Lauren Shotwell | Feb 10, 2017

Iowa City Cohousing Information Meeting Uptown Bill's -- Thursday, Feb. 16 at 5:30 p.m. Iowa City Cohousing held a groundbreaking ceremony on Nov. 13, 2016 for its Prairie Hill development....

Posted by Christine Hawes | Feb 9, 2017

Iowa Policy Project: Facts & Alternatives Old Brick Church -- Friday, Feb. 10 at 7 p.m. Supporters of a higher minimum wage for all workers, including those under age 18,...

Posted by Lauren Shotwell | Feb 9, 2017

Paying the Price: College Costs, Financial Aid, and the Betrayal of the American Dream Iowa City Public Library -- Monday, Feb. 13 at 7 p.m. Sara Goldrick-Rab -- photo courtesy...

Posted by Christine Hawes | Feb 8, 2017

Public workers gathered last week at the State Capitol to stand up for collective bargaining, and will gather there again Tuesday, Feb. 7. -- photo via Campaign to Organize Graduate...

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Posted by Emma Husar | Feb 8, 2017

Photo by Drew Bulman Collective bargaining rights and food trucks featured at Tuesday night’s Iowa City Council meeting, as plans for a food truck pilot program moved forward and representatives...

Posted by Emma Husar | Feb 7, 2017

Outside of the Unitarian Universalist Society Church in 1908. -- photo via the State Historical Society of Iowa The Unitarian Universalist Society Church on the corner of Iowa Avenue and...

Posted by Christine Hawes | Feb 7, 2017

Protesters speak out in January against Betsy DeVos' nomination for Education Secretary. -- photo by Ted Eytan via FlickrIowa's two Republican senators cast their votes Tuesday supporting Betsy DeVos as...

Posted by Christine Hawes | Feb 6, 2017

Brittany Borghi is a graduate student in the University of Iowa's non-fiction program and a member of the Campaign to Organize Graduate Students (COGS) who is concerned about the proposed...

Posted by Zak Neumann | Feb 5, 2017

A massive crowd turned up to a rally to oppose the President's immigration ban. Sunday, Feb. 5, 2017. -- photo by Zak Neumann. The Iowa City downtown Ped Mall was...

Posted by Emma Husar | Feb 3, 2017

The former Unitarian Universalist Society of Iowa City church building on the corner of Iowa Avenue and Gilbert Street is at the heart of a proposed development in Iowa City....

Posted by Lauren Shotwell | Feb 3, 2017

Individuals participate in early, in-person absentee voting at the Johnson County Administration Building in Iowa City on Oct. 26, 2016. -- photo by Zak Neumann The end of election day...

Posted by Christine Hawes | Feb 2, 2017

Iowa Capitol -- photo by Katie Haugland A generally supportive statement from Graduate College Dean John Keller has done little to quell the concerns of graduate student union leaders at...

Posted by Lauren Shotwell | Feb 2, 2017

Photo by Adam Burke Both the University of Iowa and the Iowa City Community School District sent out statements addressing President Donald Trump's recent executive order temporarily banning refugees and...

Posted by Lauren Shotwell | Feb 1, 2017

DVIP 20th Annual "Souper Bowl" Fundraiser Clarion Highlander Hotel (2525 N Dodge St, IC) -- Thursday, Feb. 2 at 5:30 p.m. Soup from more than 30 area restaurants will be...