Iowa is a proper noun. Iowa is (1) a dialect of the Chiwere language spoken by the Iowa people, (2) a state in midwestern United States, (3) a member of the Siouan people formerly living in Iowa and Minnesota and Missouri.
The following articles provide more information about the proper noun Iowa.
The capital city of Iowa is Des Moines. Learn about the Iowa state government, including its departments and operations. Read about living and working in the Hawkeye State, and find Iowa travel and tourism information.
Iowa is the 23rd largest state in the United States, bordered by Minnesota, Missouri, Wisconsin, Illinois, South Dakota, and Nebraska. Visit this site to learn more, and find printable maps of Iowa.
Learn about urban, rural, and suburban real estate markets in Iowa. Real estate agents, buyers, and sellers will appreciate the Iowa real estate resources on this page.
ISU, in Ames, Iowa, has been voted one of the 25 most beautiful campuses in America. There are 26,000 students and more than 1700 faculty. It began in 1868 as a land-grant college. Among other programs, ISU has a Graduate School of Veterinary Science. In Sports, ISU plays with the Big 12 Teams. Information about the school, applying, visiting, and much more on the website.
This National Park directory page lists National Parks, Historic Landmarks, and Natural Landmarks in the State of Iowa. An interactive Iowa map, plus photos and highlights, are included thereon.
UNI, founded in 1876, is a state-supported school with approximately 14,000 students located in the Cedar Falls. There are 829 faculty. UNI has been listed as one of the best Midwestern colleges by the Princeton Review. There are a number of Master's programs and two doctoral programs: Education and Industrial Technology. The IT degree is unique to UNI. Students can apply to UNI online.
Illinois is the 24th largest state in the USA, bounded by the states of Wisconsin, Indiana, Kentucky, Iowa, and Missouri. Visit this site to learn more about the state, and find printable maps of Illinois.
Missouri is the 18th largest USA state, bordered by Iowa, Arkansas, Kentucky, Kansas, Illinois, Tennessee, Nebraska, and Oklahoma. Visit this site to learn more about Missouri and find printable maps of the state.
Nebraska is the 15th largest USA state, bordered by South Dakota, Kansas, Iowa, Wyoming, Missouri, and Colorado. Visit this site to learn more about Nebraska and find printable maps of the state.
South Dakota is the 16th largest USA state, bordered by North Dakota, Nebraska, Minnesota, Iowa, Montana, and Wyoming. Visit this site to learn more about South Dakota and find printable maps of the state.
Wisconsin is the 25th largest USA state, bounded by Lake Superior to the north, Illinois to the south, Minnesota and Iowa to the west, and Lake Michigan and the state of Michigan to the east.
The Omaha World-Herald newspaper is circulated statewide in Nebraska as well as parts of southwest Iowa on a daily basis. It was founded in 1885 and still publishes both morning and afternoon editions.
The following articles provide recent Iowa-related news.