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January 13, 2014 - March 14, 2014

Dev/Iowa Bootcamp Add to your Outlook Calendar


Location: Thinc Lab
Contact: Jennifer Ott
Dev/Iowa is a 9-week, intensive training program created to turn you into a professional web developer. Designed by industry experts, the program will offer an unprecedented, hands-on, immersive learning environment emphasizing fundamental web development skills sought after by employers everywhere. More information

February 3, 2014 - May 9, 2014

English Language Discussion Circles Add to your Outlook Calendar

12:00 PM
Location: S126 PBB
Contact: Jill Griffee Ross
English Language Discussion Circles give international students a chance to practice their English, expand their vocabulary, and learn about American culture by chatting with a tutor from the Judith R. Frank Business Communications Center. Each week features a new topic of conversation. Discussion circles meet every Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday at noon. Students can bring their lunch and stay for all or part of the hour. No appointment is necessary. All students are welcome.

March 3, 2014

Economics Major Information Session Add to your Outlook Calendar

10:30 AM
Location: S401 PBB
Contact: Matt Edwards
Join faculty and current students to learn about classes, internships, and jobs, and what it is like to major in economics at Tippie. More information

Marketing Major Information Session Add to your Outlook Calendar

12:30 PM
Location: S401 PBB
Contact: Matt Edwards
Want to learn more about Tippie's Marketing major? Join faculty and current students to learn about classes, internships and jobs, and what it is like to major in marketing. More information

Finance Major Information Session Add to your Outlook Calendar

1:30 PM
Location: S401 PBB
Contact: Matt Edwards
Want to learn more about Tippie's Finance major? Join faculty and current students to learn about classes, internships and jobs, and what it is like to major in Finance. More information

Accounting Major Information Session Add to your Outlook Calendar

2:30 PM
Location: S401 PBB
Contact: Matt Edwards
Join faculty and current students to learn more about classes, internships and jobs, and what it is like to major in accounting at Tippie. More information

CIMBA Italy Information Session Add to your Outlook Calendar

3:00 PM
Location: C106 PBB
Contact: Sara Fairbanks
Interested in studying abroad while staying on track to graduate? Apply now to earn UI credit with the CIMBA Italy program - explore Italy and Europe while taking classes such as International Marketing, Managerial Accounting, and International Finance. Come to this information session, speak to CIMBA alum, and learn about our semester and summer programs. You can also visit our website at cimbaitaly.com or stop by our office at W230 PBB. More information

Management Major Information Session Add to your Outlook Calendar

3:30 PM
Location: S401 PBB
Contact: Matt Edwards
Want to learn more about Tippie's Management major? Join faculty and current students to learn about classes, internships and jobs, and what it is like to major in management. More information

BAIS Major Information Session Add to your Outlook Calendar

4:30 PM
Location: S401 PBB
Contact: Matt Edwards
Want to learn more about Tippie's Business Analytics and Information Systems major? Join faculty and current students to learn about classes, internships and jobs, and what it is like to major in BAIS. More information

Prudential Networking Event Add to your Outlook Calendar

6:30 PM
Location: 1117 UCC
Contact: Beautia Chung
MBSA offers this great networking opportunity with Prudential, and the Greater China Business Association will also be joining us! This is an event that you don't want to miss.

March 4, 2014

Business Model Competition Application Deadline Add to your Outlook Calendar


Location:
Contact: Ashley Zierath
Applications must be submitted at www.iowajpec.org by 11:59 p.m. Click on "More information" to learn more about the competition format, timeline, and recommended resources. More information

Innovation Yoga with Yogaderek and Joe Sulentic Add to your Outlook Calendar

12:15 PM
Location: S401 PBB
Contact: Joe Sulentic
Innovation Yoga will focus your attention and strengthen your mind and body. This free wellness session takes place every Tuesday until May 13. Gain a competitive advantage by quieting the mind and reducing stress! All are welcome.

International Business Fair Add to your Outlook Calendar

2:30 PM
Location: Howe Galleria
Contact: Jennifer Blair
Get globally engaged at this year's International Business Fair! Meet with representatives from many international opportunities at Tippie and the University: study abroad, CIMBA, World Languages, Tippie international internships, exchange programs, the Pomerantz Career Center, and more! Enjoy international appetizers and enter to win great prizes! Participation also counts as an Admit One event.

Global Perspectives Group Photo Shoot Add to your Outlook Calendar

3:15 PM
Location: Andersen Galleria
Contact: Jennifer Blair
Want to show your support for international diversity at Tippie in just 20 minutes? Come for Tippie's first Global Perspectives group photo! Join us to celebrate and support the many cultures in our College, then stay for the International Business Fair in the Andersen Galleria!

Global Perspectives Panel: Insights from Tippie Alumni and Friends working in the global marketplace Add to your Outlook Calendar

4:00 PM
Location: S401 PBB
Contact: Jennifer Blair
Why does cultural competency matter in the workplace? Meet Tippie alums and employers who work in the Midwest and have firsthand knowledge of the importance of cultural competency in today’s marketplace. Open to all Tippie students, the panel will be a great opportunity to connect with professionals whose careers span the globe. A representative from the Pomerantz Career Center will also be on hand to answer any questions about putting your best foot forward now.

March 5, 2014

Dream Careers Internship Programs Information Table Add to your Outlook Calendar

9:00 AM
Location: Andersen Galleria
Contact: Beth Rydstrom Knudson
Stop by to visit and learn about international and domestic internship and immersion programs offered by Dream Careers. If you're interested in an international work experience in London or Hong Kong or launching a career in either New York or Los Angeles, this is a great opportunity. Are you an International Student? Stop by to learn more about Dream Careers' American Business Immersion Program. Dream Careers will also be holding information sessions today at 11:00 (American Business Immersion) and 2:00 (Internship Programs) in C106 PBB.

Dream Careers American Business Immersion Program Info Session Add to your Outlook Calendar

11:00 AM
Location: C106 PBB
Contact: Beth Rydstrom Knudson
ROADMAP RALLY EXPERIENTIAL LEARNING DAY! Are you an International Student trying to navigate American Business Culture? Come learn about the American Business Immersion Program offered this summer through our partner, Dream Careers. This program will provide you with exposure to companies throughout New York City, instruction from hiring managers from some of these companies, and coursework to help you strengthen your English skills. You can also stop by the Dream Careers Information Table in the Andersen Galleria from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. today. More information

Dream Careers Internship Programs Info Session Add to your Outlook Calendar

2:00 PM
Location: C106 PBB
Contact: Beth Rydstrom Knudson
ROADMAP RALLY EXPERIENTIAL LEARNING DAY!!! The UPO has partnered with Dream Careers to offer international internship programs in London and Hong Kong and domestic internship programs in NYC and LA. Learn more about the value of these structured internship and immersion programs and if they might be a fit for you. You can also visit with a Dream Careers rep at the UPO Global Perspective Roadmap Rally table from 2:30 to 4 p.m. on Mar. 4 or in the Andersen Galleria from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. today. More information

Tippie Research Fair Add to your Outlook Calendar

3:30 PM
Location: First Floor, PBB
Contact: Mike Schluckebier
The first annual Tippie Research Fair will highlight scholarship and research conducted by undergraduates, graduate students, and faculty. More information

Ben S. Summerwill Lecture Series: Kevin W. O'Brien Add to your Outlook Calendar

5:00 PM
Location: Sheraton Hotel
Contact: Libby Glaser
The Ben S. Summerwill Lecture Series (formerly the MidWestOne Lecture Series) helps to promote entrepreneurship and economic development in the Iowa City and Cedar Rapids area. Featured speaker will be Kevin W. O’Brien, entrepreneur and founder of Creative Management Inc. A networking reception with free refreshments will be held before the lecture from 5:00 to 5:45 p.m. This free, public event is presented by MidWestOne Bank and the John Pappajohn Entrepreneurial Center. Click on "More information" to register. More information

Hawkinson Institute Information Session Add to your Outlook Calendar

8:30 PM
Location: S181 PBB
Contact: Brian Richman
Prospective applicants are invited to come learn more about working on Wall Street and the Hawkinson Scholars program. Applications will be due on March 28. More information

March 6, 2014

Tippie Professor, Fellow, Chair Luncheon with Henry B. Tippie Add to your Outlook Calendar

11:30 AM
Location: W401 PBB
Contact: Barbara Thomas
Faculty members who hold a Henry B. Tippie fellowship, professorship, or chair will dine with Mr. Tippie and discuss their research.

CIMBA Italy Information Session Add to your Outlook Calendar

4:00 PM
Location: C106 PBB
Contact: Sara Fairbanks
Interested in studying abroad while staying on track to graduate? Apply now to earn UI credit with the CIMBA Italy program - explore Italy and Europe while taking classes such as International Marketing, Managerial Accounting, and International Finance. Come to this information session, speak to CIMBA alum, and learn about our semester and summer programs. You can also visit our website at cimbaitaly.com or stop by our office at W230 PBB. More information

Ignite Tippie Add to your Outlook Calendar

6:30 PM
Location: W10 PBB
Contact: Mike Schluckebier
At this first-time event for the Tippie College, hear seven student speakers (plus Professor Ken Brown) discuss everything they learned about leadership. Ignite events are designed to "enlighten you quickly" with presenters given only five minutes (and 20 slides) to make their point. Reception begins at 6:30 p.m., with Ignite beginning at 7:15 p.m.

March 7, 2014

Finance Seminar Add to your Outlook Calendar

10:30 AM
Location: W207 PBB
Contact: Bev Berg
David Bates, The University of Iowa, will present his research, "Volatility spikes and jumps: Intradaily volatility and crash evolution"

Pre-Business Case Competition Add to your Outlook Calendar

10:30 AM
Location: S401 PBB
Contact: Katie Radtke
During Roadmap Rally, Pre-Business students and senior student leaders in the College will team up in a winner-take-all case competition judged by the faculty. The first 60 Pre-Business students to register online get lunch and a head start on their life at Tippie! More information

Tippie College Scholarship Luncheon Add to your Outlook Calendar

11:30 AM
Location: Main Lounge, IMU
Contact: Barbara Thomas
This luncheon event will bring together scholarship donors and recipients. By invitation only. Photographers will be on hand to take photos of donors and scholarship recipients.

PricewaterhouseCoopers Accounting Research Workshop Add to your Outlook Calendar

1:30 PM
Location: S307 PBB
Contact: Mark Penno
Christopher D. Williams, University of Michigan, will present "The Informational Role of the Media in Private Lending."

Tow Economics Seminar Add to your Outlook Calendar

3:30 PM
Location: 2229 Seamans Center
Contact: Linda Bostian
Joel Horowitz, Northwestern University, will present. More information

March 11, 2014

Innovation Yoga with Yogaderek and Joe Sulentic Add to your Outlook Calendar

12:15 PM
Location: S401 PBB
Contact: Joe Sulentic
Innovation Yoga will focus your attention and strengthen your mind and body. This free wellness session takes place every Tuesday until May 13. Gain a competitive advantage by quieting the mind and reducing stress! All are welcome.

Global Intern Information Session - Plan Ahead! Add to your Outlook Calendar

1:00 PM
Location: W401 PBB
Contact: Beth Rydstrom Knudson
Ever wonder how to fit in both study abroad and an internship? Join us to learn more about a unique opportunity to differentiate yourself by interning abroad! Our global intern programs are eight weeks during the summer and are offered in FOUR cities across the globe (English language internships in London and Hong Kong and World Language programs in Madrid and Paris). Although the deadline for Summer 2014 has passed, PLAN AHEAD FOR SUMMER 2015! Applications for Summer 2015 will be due in early December 2014. More information

Tow Economics Seminar Add to your Outlook Calendar

3:30 PM
Location: 2229 SC
Contact: Linda Bostian
Guillermo Marshall, Northwestern University, will present. More information

Hawkinson Institute Information Session Add to your Outlook Calendar

5:00 PM
Location: W107 PBB
Contact: Brian Richman
Prospective applicants are invited to come learn more about working on Wall Street and the Hawkinson Scholars program. Applications will be due on March 28. More information

Fashion Management Club Headshot Fundraiser Add to your Outlook Calendar

7:30 PM
Location: Illinois Room, IMU
Contact: Katelyn Bunn
All students are welcome to get a professional headshot taken for use with your Linkedin profile. The cost is $3 for FMC members and $5 for non-members.

March 12, 2014 - April 1, 2014

Nominations Accepted: Tippie 21 under 21 Award Add to your Outlook Calendar


Location: Online
Contact: Maureen Beran
Please nominate deserving students for the College’s 21 Under 21 Award! This award honors students 21 years old or younger who excel in at least two categories: leadership, scholarship, professional development, and service. Click on "More information" to learn more and make a nomination. More information

CIMBA Italy Information Session Add to your Outlook Calendar

12:00 PM
Location: C106 PBB
Contact: Sara Fairbanks
Interested in studying abroad while staying on track to graduate? Apply now to earn UI credit with the CIMBA Italy program - explore Italy and Europe while taking classes such as International Marketing, Managerial Accounting, and International Finance. Come to this information session, speak to CIMBA alum, and learn about our semester and summer programs. You can also visit our website at cimbaitaly.com or stop by our office at W230 PBB. More information

Tippie Elected Staff Council Meeting Add to your Outlook Calendar

2:45 PM
Location: S104 PBB
Contact: Rachael Thompson
All are welcome to attend monthly ESC meetings!

March 13, 2014

Business Model Competition Add to your Outlook Calendar

10:00 AM
Location: W364 & S364 PBB
Contact: Ashley Zierath
John Pappajohn Entrepreneurial Center and the UI Research Foundation will host the UI Business Model Competition with $60,000 in total cash prizes. The competition is based on a new approach to entrepreneurship, which encourages aspiring entrepreneurs to test business assumptions early with customers in order to make necessary pivots to their original ideas and end with a validated solution to their customers' need. Open to UI faculty, staff, and undergraduate/graduate students, as well as UIRP and BELL tenants. More information

Tippie Alumni Event: Twin Cities Add to your Outlook Calendar

5:30 PM
Location: The News Room, 999 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis
Contact: Courtney Blind
We invite you to network with graduates of the Tippie College of Business and the John Pappajohn Entrepreneurial Center in the Twin Cities area. You'll hear college updates from Dean Sarah Fisher Gardial, and enjoy heavy appetizers, wine, and draft beer. $10 per person. More information

March 18, 2014

Innovation Yoga with Yogaderek and Joe Sulentic Add to your Outlook Calendar

12:15 PM
Location: S401 PBB
Contact: Joe Sulentic
Innovation Yoga will focus your attention and strengthen your mind and body. This free wellness session takes place every Tuesday until May 13. Gain a competitive advantage by quieting the mind and reducing stress! All are welcome.

March 23, 2014

Venture School Enrollment Deadline Add to your Outlook Calendar


Location: Thinc Lab
Contact: Jennifer Ott
Venture School is designed to accelerate the startup process while increasing your chance for success. The 8-week workshop begins on April 9. More information

March 24, 2014

Tow Economics Seminar Add to your Outlook Calendar

3:30 PM
Location: 2229 SC
Contact: Linda Bostian
Alexander Field, Santa Clara University, will present. More information

March 25, 2014

Innovation Yoga with Yogaderek and Joe Sulentic Add to your Outlook Calendar

12:15 PM
Location: S401 PBB
Contact: Joe Sulentic
Innovation Yoga will focus your attention and strengthen your mind and body. This free wellness session takes place every Tuesday until May 13. Gain a competitive advantage by quieting the mind and reducing stress! All are welcome.

March 26, 2014

CIMBA Italy Information Session Add to your Outlook Calendar

12:00 PM
Location: C106 PBB
Contact: Sara Fairbanks
Interested in studying abroad while staying on track to graduate? Apply now to earn UI credit with the CIMBA Italy program - explore Italy and Europe while taking classes such as International Marketing, Managerial Accounting, and International Finance. Come to this information session, speak to CIMBA alum, and learn about our semester and summer programs. You can also visit our website at cimbaitaly.com or stop by our office at W230 PBB. More information

Davies-deBoer Seminar in Health Economics Add to your Outlook Calendar

3:30 PM
Location: 2229 SC
Contact: Linda Bostian
W. David Bradford, University of Georgia, will present. More information

March 27, 2014

Dream Careers Internship Programs Information Table Add to your Outlook Calendar

11:00 AM
Location: Howe Galleria (outside UPO)
Contact: Beth Rydstrom Knudson
Still looking for a summer internship? Consider Dream Careers for a complete internship program that includes housing, weekend activities and other logistics in addition to internship placement. These programs are offered in New York and Los Angeles. There are also immersion programs for students interested in investment banking or for international students interested in exploring American business in New York City. This is the last week to take advantage of the guaranteed $500 scholarship for internship programs or $350 scholarship for immersion programs. The application deadline is April 1. The enrollment deadline is April 4. Click on "More information" to apply for free. More information

Study Abroad 101 Add to your Outlook Calendar

1:30 PM
Location: C106 PBB
Contact: Matt Edwards
Curious about Study Abroad and don’t know where to start? Come to this overview of Tippie and UI-sponsored programs and get all of your questions answered about studying abroad. More information

March 28, 2014

Hawkinson Scholars Program Application Deadline Add to your Outlook Calendar


Location: S270 PBB
Contact: Brian Richman
Students with expected graduation dates of December 2015 and after are eligible to apply for the Hawkinson Institute, Tippie's undergraduate investment banking program. More information

Hawkeye Innovation Summit Add to your Outlook Calendar

8:00 AM
Location: hotelVetro
Contact: Alyssa Schmidt
Join us as we celebrate innovation and entrepreneurship at the University of Iowa during the second annual Hawkeye Innovation Summit! This full-day event brings the UI’s most innovative, faculty, staff and students together in one place to celebrate successes, inspire new creations, and encourage networking for future collaborations. Throughout the day, there will be keynote speakers, breakout sessions, a luncheon, a startup showcase, and competitions. Come for all or part of the event. Registration is free. Click on "More information" to view the event schedule and to RSVP online. More information

PricewaterhouseCoopers Accounting Research Workshop Add to your Outlook Calendar

1:30 PM
Location: S307 PBB
Contact: Mark Penno
Jeffrey Hales, Georgia Institute of Technology, will present "Selection Benefits of Stock-Based Compensation for the Rank-and-File."

Career Peer Advisor Informational Session Add to your Outlook Calendar

2:00 PM
Location: C310 Pomerantz Career Center
Contact: Amanda Wilson
Come learn more about being a Career Peer Advisor for Fall 2014. Peer Advisors help students with career exploration and job searches by answering questions, advising students on general career topics, and teaching students how to use different Pomerantz Career Center resources. Involvement in the Career Peer Program is a great way for students to earn academic credit or internship notation while mapping out their own career paths.

CIMBA Italy Information Session Add to your Outlook Calendar

2:30 PM
Location: S104 PBB
Contact: Sara Fairbanks
Interested in studying abroad while staying on track to graduate? Apply now to earn UI credit with the CIMBA Italy program - explore Italy and Europe while taking classes such as International Marketing, Managerial Accounting, and International Finance. Come to this information session, speak to CIMBA alum, and learn about our semester and summer programs. You can also visit our website at cimbaitaly.com or stop by our office at W230 PBB. More information

March 29, 2014

Tippie Build 5K Add to your Outlook Calendar

9:30 AM
Location: Iowa City Park
Contact: Marie Johnson
Beta Alpha Psi and Women In Business are partnering to host a 5K to raise money for Tippie Build. Check in will start at 8:30 am. Runners can sign up as individuals for $25 or with an existing team, or create a new team for $20/runner. Participants who sign up by March 15 will be guaranteed a free race t-shirt. Please contact tippiebuild@uiowa.edu with any questions. More information

March 31, 2014

Tow Economics Seminar Add to your Outlook Calendar

3:30 PM
Location: 2229 SC
Contact: Linda Bostian
Fei Li, University of Pennsylvania, will present. More information

April 1, 2014

Dream Careers Internship & Immersion Programs Application Deadline Add to your Outlook Calendar

Contact: Beth Rydstrom Knudson
Today is the last day to apply for Dream Careers summer internships in New York and Los Angeles. Dream Careers programs include housing, weekend activities and other logistics in addition to internship placement. Dream Careers also offers immersion programs in New York City. UIowa students get a guaranteed $500 scholarship for internship programs or $350 for immersion programs. More information

Innovation Yoga with Yogaderek and Joe Sulentic Add to your Outlook Calendar

12:15 PM
Location: S401 PBB
Contact: Joe Sulentic
Innovation Yoga will focus your attention and strengthen your mind and body. This free wellness session takes place every Tuesday until May 13. Gain a competitive advantage by quieting the mind and reducing stress! All are welcome.

Tow Economics Seminar Add to your Outlook Calendar

3:30 PM
Location: C121 PBB
Contact: Linda Bostian
Stefan Krasa, University of Illinois (Urbana-Champaign), will present. More information

CIMBA Italy Information Session Add to your Outlook Calendar

4:00 PM
Location: S104 PBB
Contact: Sara Fairbanks
Interested in studying abroad while staying on track to graduate? Apply now to earn UI credit with the CIMBA Italy program - explore Italy and Europe while taking classes such as International Marketing, Managerial Accounting, and International Finance. Come to this information session, speak to CIMBA alum, and learn about our semester and summer programs. You can also visit our website at cimbaitaly.com or stop by our office at W230 PBB. More information

Beta Alpha Psi Meeting Add to your Outlook Calendar

5:30 PM
Location: W401 PBB
Contact: BAP
Iowa Society of CPAs will present. For more information about the IACPA, visit their website at www.iacpa.org/Homepage.aspx.