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November 1, 2013

Finance/Tow Seminar Add to your Outlook Calendar

10:30 AM
Location: S401 PBB
Contact: Bev Berg
Greg Niehaus, University of South Carolina, will present his research, Managing Capital and Insolvency Risk via Internal Capital Market Transactions: The Case of Life Insurers," Sponsored by the Clarence Tow Lecture Fund.

Management Sciences Faculty Meeting Add to your Outlook Calendar

12:00 PM
Location: S364 PBB
Contact: Barb Carr

November 3, 2013

Gamma Iota Sigma Meeting Add to your Outlook Calendar

4:00 PM
Location: S107 PBB
Contact: Aaron Hoefle
Gamma Iota Sigma will be hosting the Vice President of Regulatory Affairs, Joel Schmidt, from Alliant Energy. We will also be holding elections for the Spring 2014 Semester. More information

November 4, 2013

Undergraduate Registration Deadline Add to your Outlook Calendar

Contact: Registrar's Office
Last day for undergraduates to drop individual semester-length courses.

Microskill Monday: Subject-Verb Agreement Add to your Outlook Calendar

10:30 AM
Location: S126 PBB
Contact: Pamela Bourjaily
The Judith R. Frank Business Communications Center invites students, faculty, and staff to Microskill Mondays, a series of workshops about grammar and writing. This week's workshop will focus on subject-verb agreement. Please join us!

Global Intern Info Session: Madrid & Paris Add to your Outlook Calendar

10:30 AM
Location: C106 PBB
Contact: Sara Stratton
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! This session will focus on our world language programs in Madrid and Paris. (Not studying Spanish or French? Watch for our sessions covering London and Hong Kong.) Application deadline is December 8. More information

Tow Economics Seminar Add to your Outlook Calendar

3:30 PM
Location: C31 PC
Contact: Linda Bostian
Mark L.J. Wright, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, will present. More information

November 5, 2013

Dream Careers Internship Programs Add to your Outlook Calendar

9:00 AM
Location: Howe Galleria (outside UPO)
Contact: Beth Rydstrom Knudson
Dream Careers Internship Programs (summerinternships.com), our partner for London & Hong Kong, will present all their internship and shorter term immersion opportunities. Click on "More information" to schedule an appointment or just drop by the table today. Open to all majors. More information

CIMBA Study Abroad Information Session Add to your Outlook Calendar

12:00 PM
Location: C106 PBB
Contact: CIMBA Office
Come learn about the CIMBA study abroad program in Italy, where you can take core Business, Journalism & Mass Communication, Engineering, and Italian language & culture classes. Stay on track to graduate with UI credit and explore Europe with expansive independent travel time. More information

Tow Economics Workshop Add to your Outlook Calendar

3:30 PM
Location: W181 PBB
Contact: Linda Bostian
Liang Wang, University of Hawaii, will present. More information

Beta Alpha Psi Hosts Roth & Company, PC Add to your Outlook Calendar

5:30 PM
Location: W10 PBB
Contact: Beta Alpha Psi
Roth & Company, PC will conduct a professional development seminar to all BAP candidates and members. To learn more about the company, visit their webpage at rothcpa.com.

Six-Week Start-up Add to your Outlook Calendar

6:00 PM
Location: BioVentures Center, 500 Crosspark Road, Coralville
Contact: JPEC
Six-Week Start-up is an exciting program for aspiring entrepreneurs and early-stage ventures to get their business idea off the ground and running. This program focuses on a step-by-step process for developing a plan to successfully launch a new sustainable venture or grow an existing start-up. The program takes place every Tuesday, 6-9 p.m. The $149 fee includes textbook and all class materials. *Discount available to current UI students - contact us for more information. More information

November 6, 2013

PricewaterhouseCoopers Accounting Research Workshop Add to your Outlook Calendar

1:30 PM
Location: W401 PBB
Contact: Mark Penno
Brad Hepfer, The University of Iowa, will present "Does Tax-Motivated Income Shifting by U.S. Multinational Corporations Impair the Comparability of Foreign Earnings?"

Tow Economics Seminar Add to your Outlook Calendar

3:30 PM
Location: C31 PC
Contact: Linda Bostian
Denis Chetverikov, UCLA, will present. More information

Global Intern Info Session - London & Hong Kong Add to your Outlook Calendar

3:30 PM
Location: S104 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! This session will focus on our English language programs in London and Hong Kong. (French and Spanish students: watch for our sessions covering Paris and Madrid.) Application deadline is Dec. 8, 2013. More information

Dream Careers Internship Program Presentation Add to your Outlook Calendar

4:30 PM
Location: C10 PC
Contact: Beth Rydstrom Knudson
Dream Careers Internship Programs will present information on their Internship and Investment Banking Immersion programs. More information

November 7, 2013 - November 8, 2013

Fall Career Exploration Trip Add to your Outlook Calendar


Location: Minneapolis, MN
Contact: Kyle Nieman
Tentative date for fall trip to Minneapolis.

CIMBA Study Abroad Information Session Add to your Outlook Calendar

12:00 PM
Location: C106 PBB
Contact: CIMBA Office
Come learn about the CIMBA study abroad program in Italy, where you can take core Business, Journalism & Mass Communication, Engineering, and Italian language & culture classes. Stay on track to graduate with UI credit and explore Europe with expansive independent travel time. More information

November 8, 2013 - November 10, 2013

Intro to Python Add to your Outlook Calendar


Location: PBB C207
Contact: Jennifer Ott
Python is powerful and fast. Fans of Python use the phrase “batteries included” to describe the standard library, which covers everything from asynchronous processing to zip les. The language itself is a exible powerhouse that has gained popularity because of its clear syntax and readability. In this workshop you will learn how to create basic programming structures including decisions and loops. You will also learn object-oriented programming with classes and exceptions. More information

Finance Seminar Add to your Outlook Calendar

10:30 AM
Location: S401 PBB
Contact: Bev Berg
Anzhela Knyazeva, University of Rochester, will present "Creditor Rights and Aggregate Factors in Loan Terms"

Elevator Pitch Workshop Add to your Outlook Calendar

11:30 AM
Location: Bedell Entrepreneurship Learning Laboratory (BELL)
Contact: JPEC
UI faculty, staff, and students, as well as startups with a principal address at the UI Research Park, are invited to attend this workshop in preparation for the Fall Elevator Pitch Competitions. Learn about the competition formats, mentoring opportunities, judging criteria, and executive summary requirements. More information

PricewaterhouseCoopers Accounting Research Workshop Add to your Outlook Calendar

1:30 PM
Location: C107 PBB
Contact: Mark Penno
Jennifer Blouin, University of Pennsylvannia, will present "Corporate Governance, Incentives and Tax Avoidance."

CIMBA Study Abroad Information Session Add to your Outlook Calendar

2:00 PM
Location: C106 PBB
Contact: CIMBA Office
Come learn about the CIMBA study abroad program in Italy, where you can take core Business, Journalism & Mass Communication, Engineering, and Italian language & culture classes. Stay on track to graduate with UI credit and explore Europe with expansive independent travel time. More information

May Session in China: Beijing & Shanghai Add to your Outlook Calendar

2:30 PM
Location: S104 PBB
Contact: Matt Edwards
Study Business and Culture in China during this new and exciting 2-week course (May 18 - June 1, 2014)! More information

November 10, 2013

Enterprise CarShare Add to your Outlook Calendar

5:00 PM
Location: Michigan Room (351), IMU
Contact: Yvonne Filley
Breanne from Enterprise CarShare will be our guest speaker. Everyone is welcome!

November 11, 2013

Microskill Monday: Pronouns Add to your Outlook Calendar

10:30 AM
Location: S126 PBB
Contact: Pamela Bourjaily
The Judith R. Frank Business Communications Center invites students, faculty, and staff to Microskill Mondays, a series of workshops about grammar and writing. This week's workshop will focus on the correct use of pronouns. Please join us!

Global Intern Info Session - London & Hong Kong Add to your Outlook Calendar

11:00 AM
Location: S104 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! This session will focus on our English language programs in London and Hong Kong. (French and Spanish students: watch for our sessions covering Paris and Madrid.) Application deadline is Dec. 8, 2013. **ONLY 2 INFO SESSIONS REMAINING BEFORE SUMMER 2014 DEADLINE** More information

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

3:30 PM
Location: C31 Pomerantz Center
Contact: Linda Bostian
Rusty Tchernis, Georgia State University, will present. More information

November 12, 2013

CIMBA Study Abroad Information Session Add to your Outlook Calendar

12:00 PM
Location: C106 PBB
Contact: CIMBA Office
Come learn about the CIMBA study abroad program in Italy, where you can take core Business, Journalism & Mass Communication, Engineering, and Italian language & culture classes. Stay on track to graduate with UI credit and explore Europe with expansive independent travel time. More information

Global Intern Info Session: Madrid & Paris Add to your Outlook Calendar

2:30 PM
Location: C106 PBB
Contact: Sara Stratton
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! This session will focus on our world language programs in Madrid and Paris. (Not studying Spanish or French? Watch for our sessions covering London and Hong Kong.) Application deadline is December 8. More information

May Session in China: Beijing & Shanghai Add to your Outlook Calendar

3:30 PM
Location: S104 PBB
Contact: Matt Edwards
Study Business and Culture in China during this new and exciting 2-week course (May 18 - June 1, 2014)! More information

Fashion Management Club Charity Fashion Show Add to your Outlook Calendar

7:00 PM
Location: IMU Ballroom
Contact: Mary Kellogg
Join the FMC for a night of networking, charity, fashion, and fun! Sip on mocktails and snag freebies from our partners, including BCBGeneration, Rent the Runway, and PINK! Models will walk the runway in outfits styled completely from used clothing that will be donated later to United Action for Youth. Samantha Peterson, founder and editor of the fashion and lifestyle blog, The Brunette One, will speak about her styling experience styling and the New York Fashion Week. Enter to win one of three amazing baskets in our raffle! More information

November 13, 2013 - December 20, 2013

Venture School Add to your Outlook Calendar


Location: JPEC
Contact: Jennifer Ott
Are you a budding entrepreneur? Do you have an idea and don't know where to go with it? Venture School will teach you the skills you'll need to determine whether you have a marketable idea and how to take it market. More information

Tippie Build/Habitat for Humanity Raffle Add to your Outlook Calendar

11:00 AM
Location: Outside Pat's Diner
Contact: Marie Johnson
In hopes of raising more money for Tippie Build/Habitat for Humanity, we are raffling off two Chicago Bulls tickets and two Minnesota Wild tickets. Tickets are $10. Please come out and support the cause! More information

CIMBA Study Abroad Information Session Add to your Outlook Calendar

3:00 PM
Location: C106 PBB
Contact: CIMBA Office
Come learn about the CIMBA study abroad program in Italy, where you can take core Business, Journalism & Mass Communication, Engineering, and Italian language & culture classes. Stay on track to graduate with UI credit and explore Europe with expansive independent travel time. More information

Tow Economics Seminar Add to your Outlook Calendar

3:30 PM
Location: C31 PC
Contact: Linda Bostian
Ivan Fernandez-Val, Boston University, will present. More information

Women in Business Meeting Add to your Outlook Calendar

8:00 PM
Location: W401 PBB
Contact: Megan Theis
We will have a guest speaker from Target and free food!

November 14, 2013

Tippie Build/Habitat for Humanity Raffle Add to your Outlook Calendar

11:00 AM
Location: Outside Pat's Diner
Contact: Marie Johnson
In hopes of raising more money for Tippie Build/Habitat for Humanity, we are raffling off two Chicago Bulls tickets and two Minnesota Wild tickets. Tickets are $10. Please come out and support the cause! More information

Tippie Real Estate Club Speaker: Ajdin Nadarevic Add to your Outlook Calendar

7:45 PM
Location: S401 PBB
Contact: Nick Melrose
Ajdin Nadarevicv, a Tippie grad and commercial broker with CBRE in Des Moines, will discuss his professional experiences in the industry, career opportunities, and current real estate trends. Students currently enrolled in 6F:126 will receive 5 points of extra credit for attending the presentation.

November 15, 2013

ICE Elevator Pitch Competition Registration Deadline Add to your Outlook Calendar


Location: S160 PBB (JPEC)
Contact: Libby Glaser
Enter to win up to $30,000 in total cash prizes for your business idea at our Iowa Centers for Enterprise Elevator Pitch Competition on Friday, November 22! All UI Faculty/Staff or Graduate/Professional Students, as well as start-ups with a principal address at the UI Research Park or Bedell Entrepreneurship Learning Laboratory are invited to participate. Pitch your idea to our panel of judges to receive cash towards building your business. Pitches will be judged based on: quality of the pitch, viability of the plan and actual intent to pursue the business. Click on "More information" to register to compete by November 15! Those interested in participating should attend our Elevator Pitch Workshop on Friday, November 8, 11:30 am-12:30 pm, at the Bedell Entrepreneurship Learning Laboratory (322 N. Clinton Street). More information

Intro to Ruby (on Rails) Add to your Outlook Calendar


Location: PBB C207
Contact: Jennifer Ott
Ruby has taken the Web world by storm, providing an object-oriented approach to Web programming. Its simplicity and user-friendliness make it ideal for beginning programmers to use to dive into the world of dynamic Web sites. After going through the basics of Ruby programming, lean about the Ruby on Rails framework environment. Ruby on rails is a relatively new, but already very popular, player in the world of dynamic Web sites. Learn the steps of creating the Ruby on Rails framework and then modifying that framework with Ruby programming to customize your Web site just the way you want it. At the end of this course you’ll be able to use the techniques you’ve learned to build and customize your own dynamic Web application. The Ruby programming language uses simple, easy to remember syntax, along with a host of special functions that perform many time-consuming programming jobs for you. More information

Finance Advisory Council Meeting Add to your Outlook Calendar

8:30 AM
Location: W401 PBB
Contact: Bev Berg

I3 Forum Add to your Outlook Calendar

9:00 AM
Location: Iowa City
Contact: Kyle Nieman

Tippie Build Construction Add to your Outlook Calendar

9:00 AM
Location: 2807 Whispering Meadow Drive
Contact: Marie Johnson
Join your fellow Tippie students in building a home for a deserving Iowa City family! We are looking to raise over $50,000 this year and build our 7th home. More information

Tippie Build Construction Add to your Outlook Calendar

1:00 PM
Location: 2807 Whispering Meadow Drive
Contact: Marie Johnson
Join your fellow Tippie students in building a home for a deserving Iowa City family! We are looking to raise over $50,000 this year and build our 7th home. More information

PricewaterhouseCoopers Accounting Research Workshop Add to your Outlook Calendar

1:30 PM
Location: C107 PBB
Contact: Mark Penno
Justin Wood, The University of Iowa, will present "The Role of Litigation-Related Loss Contingency Disclosures in Price Discovery."

J.P. Morgan Presentation & Reception Add to your Outlook Calendar

2:00 PM
Location: S207 PBB
Contact: Brian Richman
Fuat Savas and Wei Du from J.P. Morgan's New York-based Global Securitized Products group will discuss opportunities with the firm in Investment Banking, Sales & Trading and other areas. Reception to follow. All UI undergraduate and graduate students are welcome.

November 16, 2013

Tippie Build Construction Add to your Outlook Calendar

9:00 AM
Location: 2807 Whispering Meadow Drive
Contact: Marie Johnson
Join your fellow Tippie students in building a home for a deserving Iowa City family! We are looking to raise over $50,000 this year and build our 7th home. More information

Tippie Build Construction Add to your Outlook Calendar

1:00 PM
Location: 2807 Whispering Meadow Drive
Contact: Marie Johnson
Join your fellow Tippie students in building a home for a deserving Iowa City family! We are looking to raise over $50,000 this year and build our 7th home. More information

November 17, 2013

GCBA: Puerto Rico International Trade Discussion Panel Add to your Outlook Calendar

4:00 PM
Location: W107 PBB
Contact: Longguo Lin
Tippie’s Greater Chinese Business Association will host a Skype discussion with Cheetah Mount's founder and CEO, Dalen Thomas. Mr. Thomas will talk about his start-up story, as well as the logistics involved in the trade that his company primarily conducts between Puerto Rico and Ningbo, China. There will be a 30-minute Q&A period following the Skype presentation. More information

Gamma Iota Sigma Meeting Add to your Outlook Calendar

4:00 PM
Location: S107 PBB
Contact: Aaron Hoefle
Gamma Iota Sigma is the international risk management, insurance, and actuarial science collegiate fraternity. Jeff Scarpinato, Vice President at Holmes, Murphy will be educating us about the new health care reforms. More information

November 18, 2013 - December 1, 2013

Winter and Spring Early Registration Add to your Outlook Calendar

Contact: Registrar's Office

Microskill Monday: Commas and Apostrophes Add to your Outlook Calendar

10:30 AM
Location: S126 PBB
Contact: Pamela Bourjaily
The Judith R. Frank Business Communications Center invites students, faculty, and staff to Microskill Mondays, a series of workshops about grammar and writing. This week's workshop will focus on the correct use of commas and apostrophes. Please join us!

Tippie Build/Habitat for Humanity Raffle Add to your Outlook Calendar

11:00 AM
Location: Outside Pat's Diner
Contact: Marie Johnson
In hopes of raising more money for Tippie Build/Habitat for Humanity, we are raffling off two Chicago Bulls tickets and two Minnesota Wild tickets. Tickets are $10. Please come out and support the cause! More information

CIMBA Study Abroad Information Session Add to your Outlook Calendar

4:00 PM
Location: C106 PBB
Contact: CIMBA Office
Come learn about the CIMBA study abroad program in Italy, where you can take core Business, Journalism & Mass Communication, Engineering, and Italian language & culture classes. Stay on track to graduate with UI credit and explore Europe with expansive independent travel time. More information

MBSA Guest Speaker Add to your Outlook Calendar

6:30 PM
Location: Penn State Room (337), IMU
Contact: Beautia Chung
Former MBSA president Adrianne Jimenez will speak on behalf of Wells Fargo and Life Vantage. Pizza and beverages will be served.

November 19, 2013

May Session in China: Beijing & Shanghai Add to your Outlook Calendar

10:00 AM
Location: S104 PBB
Contact: Matt Edwards
Study Business and Culture in China during this new and exciting 2-week course (May 18 - June 1, 2014)! More information

Tippie Build/Habitat for Humanity Raffle Add to your Outlook Calendar

11:00 AM
Location: Outside Pat's Diner
Contact: Marie Johnson
In hopes of raising more money for Tippie Build/Habitat for Humanity, we are raffling off two Chicago Bulls tickets and two Minnesota Wild tickets. Tickets are $10. Please come out and support the cause! More information

Global Intern Info Session - London & Hong Kong Add to your Outlook Calendar

12:30 PM
Location: S104 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! This session will focus on our English language programs in London and Hong Kong. (French and Spanish students: watch for our sessions covering Paris and Madrid.) Application deadline is Dec. 8, 2013. **ONLY 1 REMAINING INFO SESSION BEFORE SUMMER 2014 DEADLINE** More information

Global Intern Info Session: Madrid & Paris Add to your Outlook Calendar

3:00 PM
Location: C106 PBB
Contact: Sara Stratton
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! This session will focus on our world language programs in Madrid and Paris. (Not studying Spanish or French? Watch for our sessions covering London and Hong Kong.) Application deadline is December 8. More information

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

3:30 PM
Location: C217, College of Public Health
Contact: Linda Bostian
Anthony LoSasso, University of Illinois-Chicago, will present. More information

Beta Alpha Psi Presents Becker Professional Education Add to your Outlook Calendar

5:30 PM
Location: W10 PBB
Contact: Beta Alpha Psi
Becker Professional Education will conduct a professional development seminar for all BAP members and candidates. To learn more about Becker, visit www.becker.com.

November 20, 2013

Tippie Build/Habitat for Humanity Raffle Add to your Outlook Calendar

11:00 AM
Location: Outside Pat's Diner
Contact: Marie Johnson
In hopes of raising more money for Tippie Build/Habitat for Humanity, we are raffling off two Chicago Bulls tickets and two Minnesota Wild tickets. Tickets are $10. Please come out and support the cause! More information

Tow Economics Seminar Add to your Outlook Calendar

3:30 PM
Location: C31 PC
Contact: Linda Bostian
Benjamin Lester, Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia, will present. More information

November 21, 2013

Tippie Build/Habitat for Humanity Raffle Add to your Outlook Calendar

11:00 AM
Location: Outside Pat's Diner
Contact: Marie Johnson
In hopes of raising more money for Tippie Build/Habitat for Humanity, we are raffling off two Chicago Bulls tickets and two Minnesota Wild tickets. Tickets are $10. Please come out and support the cause! More information

CIMBA Study Abroad Information Session Add to your Outlook Calendar

12:00 PM
Location: C106 PBB
Contact: CIMBA Office
Come learn about the CIMBA study abroad program in Italy, where you can take core Business, Journalism & Mass Communication, Engineering, and Italian language & culture classes. Stay on track to graduate with UI credit and explore Europe with expansive independent travel time. More information

November 22, 2013

Tippie Build Construction Add to your Outlook Calendar

9:00 AM
Location: 2807 Whispering Meadow Drive
Contact: Marie Johnson
Join your fellow Tippie students in building a home for a deserving Iowa City family! We are looking to raise over $50,000 this year and build our 7th home. More information

ICE Elevator Pitch Competition Add to your Outlook Calendar

10:00 AM
Location: Pappajohn Business Building
Contact: Elizabeth Glaser
The John Pappajohn Entrepreneurial Center (JPEC) and the University of Iowa Research Foundation (UIRF) announce the Fall 2013 IOWA Centers for Enterprise Elevator Pitch Competition with $30,000 in total cash prizes!  The Competition is open to any current UI Faculty, Staff, and Graduate/Professional Student.  Interested participants MUST register by Friday, November 15.  Click on "More information" to register. More information

Tippie Build Construction Add to your Outlook Calendar

1:00 PM
Location: 2807 Whispering Meadow Drive
Contact: Marie Johnson
Join your fellow Tippie students in building a home for a deserving Iowa City family! We are looking to raise over $50,000 this year and build our 7th home. More information

November 23, 2013

Tippie Build Construction Add to your Outlook Calendar

9:00 AM
Location: 2807 Whispering Meadow Drive
Contact: Marie Johnson
Join your fellow Tippie students in building a home for a deserving Iowa City family! We are looking to raise over $50,000 this year and build our 7th home. More information

Tippie Build Construction Add to your Outlook Calendar

1:00 PM
Location: 2807 Whispering Meadow Drive
Contact: Marie Johnson
Join your fellow Tippie students in building a home for a deserving Iowa City family! We are looking to raise over $50,000 this year and build our 7th home. More information

November 24, 2013 - December 1, 2013

Thanksgiving Recess Add to your Outlook Calendar

Contact: Registrar's Office

November 25, 2013

Tow Economics Seminar Add to your Outlook Calendar

3:30 PM
Location: C31 PC
Contact: Linda Bostian
Matthias Kehrig, University of Texas-Austin, will present. More information

November 28, 2013

University Holiday, Offices Closed Add to your Outlook Calendar

Contact: Registrar's Office

November 29, 2013

University Holiday, Offices Closed Add to your Outlook Calendar

Contact: Registrar's Office
University Holiday, Offices Closed

December 1, 2013

Gamma Iota Sigma Meeting Add to your Outlook Calendar

4:00 PM
Location: S107 PBB
Contact: Aaron Hoefle
We are delighted to host Mike Teleaven who specializes in Trade Credit Risk as a consultant for International Trade Consultants. This will be our last meeting of the fall semester. More information