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    Iowa State the place to be.

    Back home this past weekend and reading a special section in the W'loo Courier about where the top HS students in NE IA are heading to school in fall and the % heading to ISU was a lot higher than I remember it being in the past.
    Then this morning I see a Dowling tweet that 98 grads are headed from their to ISU in the fall and the next closest is IA with 36.
    I like the trend.


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    Re: Iowa State the place to be.

    98 dang, I know Ames high had a lot as well but no where close to 98.


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    Re: Iowa State the place to be.

    It definitely makes sense. I don't know what parent would send their child to that **** hole in Iowa City.



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    Re: Iowa State the place to be.

    Crap. I thought this was going to be another awesome video.


    I'd agree with you, but then we'd both be wrong.

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    Re: Iowa State the place to be.

    I thought I heard more Linn-Mar grads are now going to ISU than Iowa.



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    Re: Iowa State the place to be.

    Quote Originally Posted by Acylum View Post
    Crap. I thought this was going to be another awesome video.
    HOORAY!!


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    Re: Iowa State the place to be.

    Quote Originally Posted by wxman1 View Post
    I thought I heard more Linn-Mar grads are now going to ISU than Iowa.
    At crwash when I graduated it was Iowa then probably luther then probably uni then ISU. I think the younger grades it's definitely shifted to ISU being ahead of UNI.



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    Re: Iowa State the place to be.

    Quote Originally Posted by JWIL4CY View Post
    It definitely makes sense. I don't know what parent would send their child to that **** hole in Iowa City.
    You are correct, sir. One big school of social engineering, but they have a nice stadium.



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    Re: Iowa State the place to be.

    We will be the larger university by 5-10k within 5 years. Pretty sure we were larger by about 2-3k this year.



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    Re: Iowa State the place to be.

    Quote Originally Posted by wxman1 View Post
    I thought I heard more Linn-Mar grads are now going to ISU than Iowa.
    I heard this is true as well, and my former Cedar Rapids-area high school also sends more students to ISU than Iowa as well.

    Then again, outside of Iowa City high schools, that is expected to be the case. 2/3rds of ISU undergraduates are Iowa residents compared to 1/2 for UI.



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    Re: Iowa State the place to be.

    With hundreds of grads from each CR area school going to ISU they should just rename Highway 30 between CR and Ames after Iowa State.



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    Re: Iowa State the place to be.

    Quote Originally Posted by wxman1 View Post
    With hundreds of grads from each CR area school going to ISU
    Why is everyone excited to see more hawk shirts in Ames?




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    Re: Iowa State the place to be.

    Quote Originally Posted by wxman1 View Post
    With hundreds of grads from each CR area school going to ISU they should just rename Highway 30 between CR and Ames after Iowa State.
    The extension of Highway 100 out to Highway 30 is going to make it much easier to get to Ames from CR.



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    Re: Iowa State the place to be.

    Quote Originally Posted by snowcraig2.0 View Post
    The extension of Highway 100 out to Highway 30 is going to make it much easier to get to Ames from CR.
    I heard Hoiberg is laying the pavement


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    Re: Iowa State the place to be.

    Quote Originally Posted by CYCLNST8 View Post
    Why is everyone excited to see more hawk shirts in Ames?
    Way easier to convert them if you can get those kids onto campus.



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