These schools have the worst 'on time' graduation rates in Iowa
Nov 11, 2019
Iowa Wesleyan University, Iowa Western Community College and Kirkwood Community College have the lowest 'on time' graduation rates in Iowa, according to an analysis of federal data.
Iowa K-12 schools paid out $12,734 per student in 2017-18, NEA reports
Nov 9, 2019
Public schools in Iowa spent $12,734 per student based on average daily attendance (ADA) figures, the 26th highest expenditure level among the 50 states and the District of Columbia, according to a National Education Association report.
8.2% of Iowa residents live in poverty, Census Bureau finds
Nov 8, 2019
Iowa residents living below the poverty line in 2017-18 made up 8.2 percent of the state’s population, the sixth lowest rank among the 50 states and the District of Columbia, according to new Census Bureau data.
CITY OF DUBUQUE: Fall State of the City Focuses on Goals
Nov 7, 2019
Dubuque Mayor Roy D. Buol has released his “State of the City” for fall 2019 and it focuses on the importance of goals while summarizing the City Council’s five-year goals and previewing efforts to update the City’s Climate Action and Resiliency Plan.
CLARKE UNIVERSITY: Sherry Jo Ward in STIFF on November 12
Nov 7, 2019
The Edward J. and Cathy Gallagher Arts at Clarke series will host Sherry Jo Ward and her autobiographical performance, STIFF, on Tuesday, November 12, at 7 p.m. in Jansen Music Hall on the campus of Clarke University.
Home sales in Dyersville, October 27-November 2, 2019
Nov 5, 2019
According to BlockShopper.com, the following residential sale was reported for the week of October 27-November 2, 2019.
Home sales in Dubuque, October 27-November 2, 2019
Nov 5, 2019
According to BlockShopper.com, there were four reported residential sales in Dubuque for the week of October 27-November 2, 2019.
Which Iowa schools receive the most state student aid?
Nov 4, 2019
Wartburg College, Grand View University and Central College reported receiving the most state financial aid during the 2018-19 academic year among Iowa schools.
Iowa offers 80 incentives for energy efficiencies, renewables
Nov 2, 2019
Policies and incentives promoting renewable energy and energy efficiency in Iowa number 80, the 14th highest rank among the 50 states and the District of Columbia, according to data analyzed in a federally funded database.
Iowa schools get 38.7% of their funds from local taxes, NEA reports
Nov 1, 2019
Nearly 39 percent of Iowa public education funding comes from local tax revenues, the 30th highest level among the 50 states, according to data from the National Education Association.
CLARKE UNIVERSITY: MM Faculty Lecture with Emily Goodmann on Nov. 6
Oct 31, 2019
Emily Goodmann, Assistant Professor of Communication at Clarke University, will give the Mackin-Mailander Faculty Lecture on Wednesday, November 6, in Jansen Music Hall on the campus of Clarke University.