University of Iowa

Audit: Iowa athletics IT director submitted false invoices

The University of Iowa athletics department's information technology director spent school money on personal items for his home and then submitted false invoices to cover his tracks, according to a state audit released Thursday.

The employee, Patrick Delin, also spent thousands of dollars traveling to a conference in Colorado that wasn't related to his work and registering for a Miami conference he didn't attend, the audit showed. Delin gave his wife, who works in the department's academic center, a free university cellphone for 2 ½ years even though she didn't need one for her job, the report said.

Johnson County Attorney Janet Lyness said Thursday that she would...

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