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Young children who create large messes during their high-chair meals may actually be learning identification skills faster than their cleanly counterparts. (Photo by Michael Loccisano/Getty Images for City Harvest)

Study: Messy Toddlers Develop Identification Skills Faster Than Clean Kids

Young children who create large messes during their high-chair meals may actually be learning identification skills faster than their cleanly counterparts.

12/14/2013

University-Illinois

U of Illinois Is No. 3 On Top Party Schools List

Illinois’ flagship university comes in at No. 3 on the list that The Princeton Review released on Monday.

08/05/2013

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Study: Tornado Survivors More Optimistic, Less Prepared For Future Storms

Though a person’s optimism following a natural disaster doesn’t tend to wane, a person’s ability to improve emergency preparedness efforts is still weak in the wake of a disaster.

03/07/2013

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U. Of Iowa Becomes First Public University To Include Optional LGBT Question

The University of Iowa has become the nation’s first public university to include optional questions about sexual orientation and gender identity on its application, a move hailed Wednesday by advocates hoping to improve the college experience for gays and lesbians.

12/13/2012

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Police: Iowa Wrestlers Illegally Hunted Rabbits On Campus To Make Hats

A police report says two freshmen University of Iowa wrestlers said they illegally hunted rabbits on campus because they wanted to make hats.

11/21/2012

Don Nelson Graduates from Iowa 50 Years Later

05/12/2012