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Automakers’ Mobility Programs

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Funding Support for Anti-Elopement/Wandering Devices

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Special Olympics Iowa athletes will partner with University of Iowa students at Kinnick Stadium to compete in the Iowa Intramurals Unified Flag Football. Cheer them on tomorrow night at Kinnick, October 18 from 6:00-8:00 pm… ... See MoreSee Less

In Iowa Intramurals Unified Flag Football, Special Olympics Iowa athletes are teamed up with University of Iowa students, called partners. Iowa Intramurals organized a Unified Flag Football League for the first time in the state of Iowa - and you can tell from the photos it was a huge success. Cheer on the athletes at the University of Iowa Intramural Unified Flag Football Championship on Wednesday, October 18 from 6:00-8:00pm at Kinnick Stadium! All photos taken by Justin Torner.

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