Admissions
« March 2013 »
S M T W T F S
          1 2
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
24 25 26 27 28 29 30
31            

View By Month

Browse By Week

Add Event


MBA Planner

Full-time MBA Events, March 2013

email this page email this page


February 28 - 1

Spring Career Exploration Trip Add to your Outlook Calendar

Details will be provided after we begin the Spring semester.

Contact: Kyle Nieman

Location: St. Louis


Edit

March 2 - 3

Shelter House Book Sale Add to your Outlook Calendar

Shelter House is a non-profit organization that helps people who have been hit by hard times get back on their feet through skills training, support services, and short-term living arrangements. Help us by coming in to Sycamore mall to buy books, donating your used literature, volunteering your time to help sort donated books, or even sponsoring the event for $25 or more! Not able to help out directly? That's okay, too! Just tell a few friends about the event. Invitations are open to anyone and everyone! Book donations will be accepted in the box in the student exchange. We welcome books, CDs, DVDs, and VHS tapes. Unfortunately, we cannot accept encyclopedias, text books, condensed books, magazines, games, or puzzles. Please contact Shelterhousebook-sale@gmail.com for volunteer opportunities and for info on making monetary donations. Sale hours: 10:30 am - 4:30 pm Sat, March 2nd (Enter @ 10 for $10) 12 pm - 4 pm Sun, March 3rd Thank you for your time, and any help you can give to this great cause!

Contact: Amber Davis
More information

10:30 AM - 4:00 PM

Location: Sycamore Mall


Edit

March 4

INDUSTRY INSIGHT: Newry Corporation Add to your Outlook Calendar

Newry Corporation is a management consulting firm specializing in product commercialization strategies that substantially improve manufacturers' innovation risk exposure, strengthen product portfolio performance, and achieve profitable growth. Please join David Wylie for an information session (via conference call) to learn more about Newry's full-time Consultant opportunity. The Consultant role is currently posted in Symplicity. If you plan to attend the information session, please RSVP in Symplicity by March 1.

Contact: Abby Carpenter

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

Location: C434 PC


Edit

March 6

Lunar New Year Add to your Outlook Calendar

Join us as we celebrate the Year of the Snake during the 2013 Lunar New Year Celebration. We'll be serving food and sharing traditions from the various countries that celebrate Lunar New Year. Feel free to bring guests to this event. Please RSVP with the number of guests you plan to bring and if you require a vegetarian meal before the deadline.

Contact: Jill Tomkins

5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Location: W401 PBB

RSVP for this Event
(Deadline: 3/4/13)

Attendees
Cancel RSVP


Internship Search Strategies Session hosted by the Second Year Coaches Add to your Outlook Calendar

Come to an Internship Search Strategies Session hosted by the Second Year Coaches. This time will be used to review best practices for Job Search Strategies, Networking and Closing the Loop in your internship search with an opportunities to brainstorm with others about obstacles that have arisen in your internship search. Lunch will be Provided. Please RSVP by Tuesday, March 5th.

Contact: Melanie Jordan

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

Location: C425 PC

RSVP for this Event
(Deadline: 3/5/13)

Attendees
Cancel RSVP


Edit

March 7

Working in the US: Insights for International Students from Arvind Thapar (IBM) Add to your Outlook Calendar

Arvind Thapar, SI Academy guest speaker, has offered to give some insights to international students about working in the U.S. Arvind Thapar is a WW Banking/Financial Markets Industry Specialist at IBM in Omaha.

Contact: Meg Thompson

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Location: C435 PC

RSVP for this Event
(Deadline: 3/6/13)

Attendees
Cancel RSVP


Strategic Innovation Academy Guest Speaker: Arvind Thapar (IBM) Add to your Outlook Calendar

Financial Analytics, Arvind Thapar, WW Banking/Financial Markets Industry Specialist, IBM. Omaha, NE

Contact: Meg Thompson

1:30 PM - 3:20 PM

Location: C435 PC


Finance Academy CANCELLED Add to your Outlook Calendar

Contact: Cathy Zaharis

1:30 PM - 3:20 PM

Location: n/a


Marketing Academy Optional Session Add to your Outlook Calendar

Normal academy time cancelled Optional alternative Guest Speaker Cheryl Davenport, Mission Measurement Cheryl is an '05 BBA alum who has been engaged in interesting work with Mission Measurement, a Chicago based consulting firm focused on bridging the gap between profit and social change.

Contact: Mark Winkler

4:30 PM - 6:00 PM

Location: S401 PBB


March 8

Finance Academy Optional Session Add to your Outlook Calendar

Learn more about the recent financial crisis from the perspective of portfolio managers and other financial market participants. The Finance department is hosting their annual Finance Advisory Council meeting on Friday. The panel discussion that closes the day's events is about the financial crisis, with Professor Anand Vijh moderating and panelists coming from the above. The panel discussion is from 2:30pm - 3:30pm, in W401 PBB. We encourage you to attend this great learning experience from graduates and friends of the Tippie MBA program. Dress is business professional.

Contact: Cathy Zaharis

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Location: W401 PBB


March 11

International Student Success Group Add to your Outlook Calendar

Lunch will be provided.

Contact: michel pontarelli

12:20 PM - 1:30 PM

Location: C434PC

RSVP for this Event
(Deadline: 3/11/13)

Attendees
Cancel RSVP


Edit

March 14

Prospective Student Dinner - Salt Lake City Add to your Outlook Calendar

The Tippie MBA is a popular choice for students from Salt Lake City. Find out why over a delicious meal, complements of the Tippie MBA! Join us for a Salt Lake City Discovery Dinner, hosted by Tippie's Jodi Schafer as well as a Tippie alum. Take advantage of this opportunity to get your questions about Tippie answered -- and over a delicious meal at one of Salt Lake City's best restaurants. Don't have a current resume? Contact me via email (abby-parker@uiowa.edu) or by phone at 800-MBA-IOWA and I'll help you to reserve your space.

Contact: Abby Parker
More information

6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Location: Christopher's - 134 W. Pierpont Ave., Salt Lake City, UT


No Academy Sessions (Exam Week) Add to your Outlook Calendar

Contact: Meg Thompson

Location: n/a


March 21

No Academy Sessions (Spring Break) Add to your Outlook Calendar

Contact: Meg Thompson

Location: n/a


March 26

BSC Required Class Session Add to your Outlook Calendar

On Tuesday, March 26, Mark will be convening the entire class for a required session. Please note that no preparation is required for the meeting. Mark will be reviewing the midpoint peer evaluation process during the session and time will be allotted for completion of the midpoint peer evaluations. As is stated on the course syllabus, these midpoint peer evaluations will be factored into your final grade for the course.

Contact: Mark Winkler

3:30 PM - 5:20 PM

Location: C425 PC


Lunch and Learn: Tanner Scott (Syngenta) Add to your Outlook Calendar

Partner Rewards Analyst. Please bring your own lunch. RSVP to jill-tomkins@uiowa.edu. Capacity limited to 6.

Contact: Cathy Zaharis

12:30 PM - 1:15 PM

Location: Cathy's office


March 27

CFA Ethics Review Add to your Outlook Calendar

Review modules from the CFA Institute

Contact: Cathy Zaharis

12:30 PM - 1:20 PM

Location: C435 PC


International Student Success Group Add to your Outlook Calendar

For MBA students only. Lunch will be provided.

Contact: Michel Pontarelli

12:20 PM - 1:30 PM

Location: C434PC

RSVP for this Event

Attendees
Cancel RSVP


Edit

March 28

Marketing Academy Guest Speaker: Mitch Tanney (STATS, LLC) Add to your Outlook Calendar

Mitch Tanney is a recent (2011) MBA graduate from the Henry B. Tippie College of Business. Mitch currently works for STATS, LLC, the world's leading sports technology, data and content company. As the Manager of Football Products at STATS, Mitch is responsible for product planning, client management, and football analytics. Mitch originally joined STATS in the spring of 2011 as the Manager of Sports Analytics before moving into his current role. Lecture Overview The terms "Big Data" & "Analytics" have become commonplace in nearly every industry as the result of new data sources and newly developed tools and techniques that aim to analyze the aforementioned data sources more efficiently. The professional and college team markets are no exception as teams must gather and interpret new data sources that ultimately drive their decision-making processes. Within this framework, Mitch will discuss how the Sports Solutions Group at STATS serves the professional and college team markets while also providing interactive examples.

Contact: Mark Winkler

1:30 PM - 3:20 PM

Location: S401 PBB


Finance Academy Guest Speaker: Dan Susik (Ryder) Add to your Outlook Calendar

Dan Susik, Sr. VP of Finance and Treasurer of Ryder. Overview of Corporate Bond Issuance

Contact: Cathy Zaharis

1:30 PM - 3:20 PM

Location: C425 PC


Prospective Student Dinner - Chicago Add to your Outlook Calendar

The Tippie MBA is a popular choice for future MBAs from the Chicago area -- and not just those who are Iowa alumni! Find out why over a delicious meal, complements of the Tippie MBA! Join us for dinner at Sushi Samba on March 28th, hosted by Tippie's Jodi Schafer along with a couple of Tippie alumni! Take advantage of this opportunity to get your questions about Tippie answered -- and over a delicious meal at one of the area's best restaurants, compliments of the Tippie MBA. Join your host, Jodi, for conversation and dinner on March 28th. We look forward to meeting you there! Space is limited for this event, so we ask that you include your resume when registering. We'll review your credentials to ensure you're a good fit for Tippie, and respond if your RSVP has been accepted.

Contact: Abby Parker
More information

6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Location: Sushi Samba - 504 N. Wells St., Chicago, IL 60610


Student Org Monthly Presidents Meeting Add to your Outlook Calendar

Contact: Nadia Dwight

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Location: C434 PC


Women's Salary Negotiation Roundtable (sponsored by MBAWI) Add to your Outlook Calendar

"A study of Carnegie Mellon M.B.A. graduates in 2003 found that 57 percent of the men, but only 7 percent of the women, tried to negotiate a higher initial salary offer." Come learn how to effectively negotiate the monetary and non-monetary elements of a job offer. Terry Boles and AKB will lead our discussion. Please come with questions! (Source: NY Times article "She's (Rarely) the Boss")

Contact: Kay Sanchez

3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Location: C425 PC

RSVP for this Event
(Deadline: 3/27/13)

Attendees
Cancel RSVP


Edit

Entrepreneurship and Keys to Achieving Organizational Excellence Add to your Outlook Calendar

Lunch and Learn: Colonel (Ret) Ken Rizer An organizational leadership expert, motivational speaker, and senior executive at a major Midwestern non-profit.

Contact: Soibi Andrew-Jaja

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

Location: C435

RSVP for this Event
(Deadline: 3/28/13)

Attendees
Cancel RSVP


Edit

Strategic Innovation Academy Session Add to your Outlook Calendar

Project Management Simulation

Contact: Meg Thompson

1:30 PM - 3:20 PM

Location: C435 PC