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University of Iowa Inaugurates Restored Memorial Union

The University of Iowa (UI) reopens the ground-floor of the Iowa Memorial Union (IMU) on Wednesday, seven years after it was damaged by floodwaters in 2008. IMU served as a student hub and was one of the most cherished buildings at the university campus.

The historic IMU building was... read more

Highly pathogenic H5 avian flu found at five more farms in Iowa

According to Iowa's agriculture department, the highly pathogenic H5 avian flu found in first tests at five more farms in Iowa. It involves commercial egg operation that houses up to 5.5 million birds.

Additional tests are in progress at a US Department of Agriculture laboratory. If the... read more

A Sophomore Astronomy Student at University Of Iowa Successfully Sends a Message to ISS

It has been reported that a sophomore astronomy student at the University of Iowa built a communication station through which one could communicate with the ISS.

Ross McCurdy, astronomy student at University of Iowa, built the communication station on the seventh floor of the University... read more

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