The Joffrey Ballet debuts its new rendition of “The Nutcracker” this weekend on the Hancher stage. Chuck Swanson, executive director of Hancher, and Ashley Wheater, artistic director of the Joffrey Ballet, talk about “The Nutcracker” and the history between Hancher and the Joffrey Ballet.
Three decades of clinical work:
More than 2,100 patients have been treated at the University of Iowa’s HIV/AIDS clinic since it opened in 1988, and it remains the state’s largest such clinic. Jack Stapleton, director of the clinic and an expert in infectious diseases, talks about how a diagnosis of HIV has changed since then.