News & Events

Browse 2000 Press Releases by Month

December

Nasdaq Educational Foundation awards $30,000 grant to Iowa Electronic Markets (Dec 21)
UI Tippie School of Management ranked 31st in research productivity (Dec 13)
Iowa City teen runs for-sale-by-owner website (Dec 12)
UI helps high school teachers grow young Iowa entrepreneurs (Dec 7)
Expert on creating business value to speak at UI (Dec 4)

November

UI business school offers course on nonprofit management (Nov 22)
Iowa Electronic Markets name Gore winner in futures payoff (Nov 17)
UI report predicts moderate economic growth in Iowa (Nov 17)
UI political experts offer post-election analysis (Nov 8)
Iowa Electronic Markets give slight pre-election edge to Bush (Nov 3)
UI SBDC launches statewide e-business training program (Nov 2)

October

Media advisory: Upcoming election-related news from UI political experts (Oct 31)
Economic analysts use Iowa Electronic Markets to predict elections (Oct 26)
Iowa Electronic Markets continue to show tight presidential race (Oct 18)
Iowa Electronic Markets steady after second presidential debate (Oct 12)
UI and Iowa State begin dual MBA/ME program for engineers (Oct 12)
Business professors win President's Award for Technology Innovation (Oct 4)
Iowa Electronic Markets remain mostly unfazed by presidential debates (Oct 4)
Business Week survey says UI MBA has quick return on investment (Oct 2)

September

IEM: Hillary Clinton posts strong gain, Gore and Democrats maintain (Sep 28)
UI business students find success in job search after graduation (Sep 26)
Business Week ranks University of Iowa MBA program among top 50 schools (Sep 22)
UI report predicts moderate economic growth in Iowa (Sep 19)
IEM: Clinton ahead in N.Y. Senate race, Gore and Democrats post slight gains (Sep 15)
GE executive to kick off NCS Leadership Series Sept. 14 (Sep 13)
Professional Development Conference at College of Business Sept. 20 (Sep 13)
FastTrac New Venture entrepreneurial training program starts Sept. 21 (Sep 8)
Rzonca named interim dean of UI Division of Continuing Education (Sep 7)
UI Alumni Association names officers, board members (Sep 6)

August

UI management sciences team wins data mining competition (Aug 30)
UI Research Foundation appoints Weis as licensing associate (Aug 25)
UI business students enter Early Admission Program (Aug 23)
JPEC sponsors first Iowa Venture Capital Conference (Aug 22)
IEM predict head-to-head contest for 2000 presidential race (Aug 17)
Hensley is named Entrepreneurial Center director (Aug 8)
New UI MBA students team up during IMPACT week (Aug 8)

July

National Science Foundation awards $459,798 grant to Iowa Electronic Markets (Jul 25)

June

UI researchers solve 32-year-old mathematics problem (Jun 29)
UI report predicts growth in employment, income (Jun 15)

May

UI hosts entrepreneur camp for high school students (May 25)
Iowa Electronic Markets (IEM) opens trading for Mexican presidential race (May 22)
Women's Center offers small business seminar (May 22)
UI, Iowa State to offer dual MBA/ME program for engineers (May 16)
Students, faculty receive awards at MBA Spring Honors Ball (May 4)

April

Iowa Electronic Markets track Giuliani prostate cancer news (Apr 28)
UI hosts Youth Entrepreneur Camp (Apr 25)
UI Tippie College of Business honors McLeod (Apr 21)
Entrepreneurial leaders speak April 26 at UI (Apr 19)
Forsythe named Leonard A. Hadley Chair in Leadership (Apr 13)
Registration is under way for FastTrac Planning entrepreneurial training course (Apr 13)

March

UI report says tight labor markets will dampen income growth in Iowa (Mar 23)
E-Commerce video conference broadcast via ICN March 21 (Mar 20)
Business and Liberal Arts Placement Office offers eRecruiting for students (Mar 20)
Disability employment forum offers bottom line information to area businesses (Mar 14)

February

Kamakura is named Cedar Rapids Area Business Chair (Feb 4)
Pappajohn Entrepreneurial Center offers Seed Capital Grant program (Feb 1)

January

Entrepreneurial training program starts Feb. 3 (Jan 26)
Iowa Electronic Markets open new political markets for 2000 presidential race (Jan 18)
Media Advisory University of Iowa to host two pre-caucus media events in Des Moines (Jan 14)
UI Business School Offers Course on Nonprofit Management (Jan 6)