IOWA CITY, IOWA (01/20/2022) — The University of Iowa awarded almost 1,800 undergraduate-, graduate-, and professional-student degrees at the close of the 2021 fall semester. Ten percent of the undergraduates graduated with multiple degrees and, as a group, undergraduates accumulated a 3.16 grade-point average during their stay at Iowa.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (January 20, 2022) — On Friday, January 21, 2022, the Iowa Chapter of Certified Public Accountants will personally donate a new book to several first-grade classrooms in the Davenport Community School District. Media is encouraged to join local CPAs as they read When I Grow Up I Want to Be An Accountant by Dr Adrian L Mayse CPA to these first graders.

IOWA CITY, IOWA (January 20, 2022) — More than 800 undergraduate students at the University of Iowa named to the president's list for the 2021 fall semester. President's list status was earned by only two first year undergraduates during the 2021 fall semester at Iowa; only 135 second year students; only 250 third year students; and only 420 fourth year students.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (January 20, 2022) — One in four women will experience domestic violence in her lifetime. Is this someone you know? Join our program Monday, January 24, 6:30PM, to learn the signs.

Gabriela Madu performs a solo during Monmouth College's 2019 holiday production "A Child's Christmas in Wales."

MONMOUTH, ILLINOIS (January 20, 2022) — Judges at this month's Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival loved Monmouth College junior Gabriela Madu.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (January 20, 2022) — Showing up when customers are searching online is more important than ever. Ensure customers can find accurate, updated information about your local business on Google Search and Google Maps, no matter which device they use. In this workshop on Tuesday, January 25, 4PM, you will learn how to create and manage a Google business profile from start to finish.

BOSTON, MASSACHUSETTS (January 19, 2022) — Anania Williams of Davenport, Iowa (52803), is among the students named to Emerson College's Dean's List for the Fall 2021 semester. The requirement to make Dean's List is a grade-point average of 3.7 or higher for that semester.

Williams is majoring in Musical Theatre and is a member of the Class of 2022.

SPRINGFIELD, MISSOURI (January 19, 2022) — Each semester, students at Missouri State University who attain academic excellence are named to the dean's list.

More than 5,000 students were named to the fall 2021 dean's list. These local students made the list:

Samantha Roemer, of Bettendorf (52722)

ROCK ISLAND, ILLINOIS (January 19, 2022) — Project NOW has partnered with the 14th Judicial Circuit in Rock Island County, the Rock Island County Bar Association, Prairie State Legal Services Inc, and the Salvation Army to develop an Eviction Diversion Program (EDP), which has been operating for months.

MONMOUTH, ILLINOIS (January 19, 2022) — With eleven months remaining, the Monmouth College Light This Candle Campaign has raised more than 94% of its $75 million goal.

The Campaign, which ends December 31, has raised more than $70.4 million.