MOLINE, ILLINOIS (February 17, 2021) — Quad City International Airport is getting a $2.8 million boost from the Federal Aviation Administration’s Airport Coronavirus Response Grant Program. The program, funded under the Coronavirus Response and Relief Supplemental Appropriations Act of 2020 (CRRSA), awarded $2 billion total to US airports. This funding will continue to offset lost revenue and provide operational and payroll support.

PELLA, IOWA (February 16, 2021) — Central College student Paige Roehlk of Davenport, Iowa, is participating in a Spring 2021 internship with Crisis Intervention Services.

MOLINE, ILLINOIS (February 16, 2021) WQPT invites viewers to join in virtual screenings of The Black Church: This Is Our Story, This Is Our Song. The documentary is a moving four-hour, two-part series from executive producer, host, and writer Henry Louis Gates Jr, the Alphonse Fletcher University Professor at Harvard University and director of the Hutchins Center for African and African American Research.

DES MOINES, IOWA (February 16, 2021) — The Iowa Association of School Boards (IASB) awarded 73 board members, five board teams, seven superintendents, and one chief administrator with a 2019-20 Better Boardsmanship Award. The annual awards are given to individuals and teams who dedicate time and effort to learning, advocacy, leadership, and service projects to expand their knowledge and skills for better governance.

MONMOUTH, ILLINOIS (February 16, 2021) — When Monmouth College theatre professor Todd Quick was planning his department's next production in the midst of a pandemic, he decided to think small.

Very small.

BEREA, OHIO (February 16, 2021) — Alexandra Minyard of Milan, Illinois (61264), was among 13 student leaders welcomed to the legislative and judicial branches of Baldwin Wallace University's student government during the Fall 2020 semester. Minyard, a graduate of Rockridge High School majoring in psychology and theatre acting and directing, was appointed to the position of Student Senator.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (February 16, 2021) — The Putnam’s next featured exhibit explores portraiture around the world and across time as a reflection of self-identity, popular culture, mythology, and ritual.

OXFORD, OHIO (February 16, 2021) — Carter Cline from Bettendorf, Iowa (52722), was named to the Dean's list at Miami University for the 2020-21 fall semester.

Miami University students who are ranked in the top twenty percent of undergraduate students within their division for first semester 2020-21 have been named to the Dean's list recognizing academic performance.

OXFORD, OHIO (February 16, 2021) — Miami University students who are ranked in the top three percent of undergraduate students within each division for first semester 2020-21 have been named to the President's list recognizing academic excellence.

Ally Gallagher of Bettendorf, IA (52722)


"Metamorphosis," Hilde DeBruyne, KONE