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University of Iowa Princeton Review Top Party Schools 2011-8/3/11 Reports on Princeton Review’s 2011 top party school list and provides the top ten.------- #9.) Iowa
University of Iowa Mason: Party rank perplexing-8/26/11 “The UI rose from No. 9 in the 2010 rankings to No. 4 in the nation this year.”  Iowa’s President questioning whether the dubious ranking is  justified
University of Iowa Stats from UI Alcohol Harm Reduction Plan show decreases-7/14/11 “The 21-ordinance played a significant role in the Alcohol Harm Reduction Plan’s successful efforts to reduce University of Iowa students binge-drinking rates and high-risk alcohol initiatives.”
University of Iowa Drinking stats encouraging, not proof of programs’ efficacy-6/27/11 Considering data to determine effectiveness of prevention efforts
University of Iowa Loh may face another alcohol battle at Maryland-10/12/10 Iowa’s outgoing President will assume a similar position at the University of Maryland.  Having been diligient in addressing alcohol abuse issues at Iowa, the author questions what will be his approach at Maryland.
University of Iowa United UI and city council believe time is right for 21-only-5/28/11 Town and UI act to limit underage student’s presence in bars.
University of Iowa UI administrations backed 21-only in the past-3/23/10 “Though University of Iowa officials have supported a 21-ordinance before, some say President Sally Mason’s administration is taking the strongest stance.  Mason, who has said she regrets not supporting 21-only bars in 2007, is now backing the proposal along with other senior officials and the UI Faculty Council.”
Iowa Colleges Books & booze: Can Iowa schools, students put end to tragedies?-8/21/11 “Iowa State University, the University of Iowa and Drake have all begun requiring incoming freshmen to complete AlcoholEdu, an online alcohol tutorial, within the past few years. The University of Northern Iowa is beginning a pilot project using the program this fall.”
University of Iowa Schedule of classes and alcohol-related emergencies (#165)-9/13/10 Report of results from Iowa’s steps to address campus drinking, including increased the number of classes held on Friday.

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