Regents http://iowapublicradio.org en Tuition Freeze Deal Threatened http://iowapublicradio.org/post/tuition-freeze-deal-threatened <p>In the Iowa House, the wheels fell off an agreement to <u>freeze tuition</u> for another year at Iowa’s Regents Universities, but only if all three schools get&nbsp; a 4% increase in state funds.&nbsp;&nbsp; Republicans have agreed to mandate the&nbsp; freeze,&nbsp; but not all the schools will get their promised raise. &nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p></p> Fri, 11 Apr 2014 02:09:56 +0000 Joyce Russell 38959 at http://iowapublicradio.org Tuition Freeze Deal Threatened New Board of Regents Appointee Draws Controversy http://iowapublicradio.org/post/new-board-regents-appointee-draws-controversy <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Two new candidates went to the Capitol for job interviews yesterday-- &nbsp;as new appointees to the Board of Regents, which governs Iowa's public Universities. Iowa Public Radio’s </span>Sandhya<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Dirks reports one of those candidates—Robert Cramer—provoked a lot of controversy for his conservative views.&nbsp;</span></p> Wed, 20 Mar 2013 12:32:20 +0000 Sandhya Dirks 17935 at http://iowapublicradio.org New Board of Regents Appointee Draws Controversy