Education

Iowa Farm Bureau Federation

Iowa Farm Bureau Federation pledges $1 million to Iowa FFA

To help reverse the decline in ag educators, the Iowa Farm Bureau Federation (IFBF) has pledged $1 million to Iowa FFA, with a portion...

Coe College receives Prison Learning Initiative grant

Coe College in Cedar Rapids has received an Associated Colleges of the Midwest grant to support a new Prison Learning Initiative (PLI), according to...
Students listen to a professor's lecture at Kirkwood Community College. CREDIT KIRKWOOD

Kirkwood terminates programs, reduces faculty and staff

Kirkwood Community College announced Feb. 13 it is closing or modifing three programs and is laying off faculty and staff due to low enrollment. Citing...
Michael Welsh, pictured in 2022, has researched mechanisms and treatment of cystic fibrosis for decades. CREDIT UNIVERSITY OF IOWA

UI researcher wins global biomedical science prize

University of Iowa researcher Dr. Michael Welsh will receive the Wiley Prize in Biomedical Sciences for discoveries leading to the creation of cystic fibrosis...

Iowa’s public university system ranks third nationally in student ROI

Iowa has been ranked the third best state to be a college student, according to a new study ranking the value of state public...
Mediacom office

Mediacom extends deadline for World Class Scholarship applications

Mediacom Communications is extending the application deadline for its scholarship program, Mediacom World Class Scholars. Now In its 22nd consecutive year, the Mediacom program will...
Kirkwood Community College

Kirkwood moving operations to Coralville, will sell Iowa City campus

Kirkwood Community College is set to relocate a "majority" of its Iowa City operations to the Kirkwood Regional Center at the University of Iowa...
Kirkwood Community College

Kirkwood releases results from area workforce survey

Kirkwood Community College has released the results from the Skills 2024 Survey, a report created to compile information from nearly 140 area businesses regarding...

Bull Force wins first place at Iowa JPEC Fall Venture School

Bull Force and its founder Greg Schut won first place and $2,000 at the University of Iowa John Pappajohn Entrepreneurial Center (Iowa JPEC) Venture...

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