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December

Forbes Names Iowa Electronic Markets Website 'Best of the Web' (Dec 18)
UI Offers Cross-Disciplinary Course on Nonprofit Management (Dec 10)
Business Student Receives Ray Scholarship (Dec 4)

November

UI Student Kevin Ragon Joins Krause Challenge Board (Nov 19)
Iowa Economic Forecast Projects Slow State Income Growth for 2001, 2002 (Nov 16)
UI MBA Program Offers Scholarships for Displaced Workers (Nov 14)
NCS Pearson CEO David Smith Joins Tippie College of Business Board of Visitors (Nov 13)
UI Names Building ‘Pomerantz Center' To Recognize $10 Million Gift (Nov 7)
Business Founders Speak Nov. 12 at Sandage Entrepreneurial Speaker Series (Nov 2)
IEM Opens Web-Based Futures Market for Fed Interest Rate Policy (Nov 2)

October

Marketing Students Test Analysis Skills, Trade Futures in Electronic Movie Market (Oct 25)
Iowa Electronic Markets Opens Trading on New York City Mayoral Race (Oct 18)
UI Partners with Software Giant, Receives Funds for Initiatives (Oct 15)
UI Professor Wins Again, Solves 40-Year-Old Mathematics Problem (Oct 12)
Forbes Ranks UI MBA Program Fifth in 'Return on Investment' (Oct 12)
Women's Leadership Conference set for Oct. 13 in Pappajohn Business Building (Oct 8)
MBA Association raises $7,300 for Red Cross/ Firefighters' Association (Oct 4)
Johnson scores high in national CPA exam (Oct 4)
Iowa Economic Forecast projects weak state income growth for 2001 (Oct 3)

September

JPEC Co-Sponsors Venture Capital Conference Sept. 25 (Sep 17)
UI Career Center Sponsors Careers Day Sept. 20 (Sep 17)
FastTrac New Venture Entrepreneurial Training Program Starts Sept. 20 (Sep 7)
UI Ranked 24th Best U.S. Public National University (Sep 6)
IOWA Advantage Offers Web-Based Portfolio for UI Students (Sep 5)

August

Des Moines business leaders share their success with UI Evening MBA class (Aug 23)
Collins Earns Outstanding Educator Award (Aug 16)

July

Tippie College of Business offers information service via personal digital assistant (Jul 16)
Iowa Economic Forecast projects 2 percent income growth for 2001 (Jul 16)

June

Summer Enrollment up at Tippie College (Jun 26)
Pappajohn Entrepreneurial Center offers many summer programs (Jun 22)

May

Peters, Baker, Hoffman join Tippie College of Business Board of Visitors (May 23)
Human Capital Company locates at UI Technology Innovation Center (May 17)
UI MBAs place second in Big Ten Case Competition (May 9)
Jerry L. Paschal is named executive director of UI Career Services (May 4)

April

Self-employment training offered to Iowa entrepreneurs with disabilities (Apr 27)
UI Tippie College of Business honors Rockwell Collins President Clay Jones (Apr 26)
Media Advisory (Apr 18)
Students, faculty, staff, alumni honored at Finkbine Dinner (Apr 18)
MIT professor to discuss Microsoft antitrust case as Ida Beam lecturer (Apr 10)
Entrepreneurial leaders speak April 17 at Hughes Lecture Series (Apr 6)
U.S. News gives UI Colleges of Medicine, Business, Law High Marks (Apr 2)

March

Wendy Ford is new MBA marketing director at UI's Henry B. Tippie School of Management (Mar 27)
NCS Pearson unit will locate on UI Oakdale Research Park (Mar 23)
DeWitt teen wins national entrepreneurship award for canary business plan (Mar 22)
UI student is finalist in website competition (Mar 15)
UI offers entrepreneurship training for Iowa high school teachers (Mar 15)
Iowa Economic Forecast projects 3.7 percent state tax revenue growth (Mar 12)
Success Magazine Lists UI in top 50 entrepreneurial business schools (Mar 12)
Students study more than grammar at Business Center (Mar 7)
UI hosts entrepreneur camp for Iowa high school students (Mar 5)
Registration is under way for Youth Entrepreneur Camp (Mar 5)

February

Minority MBA Student Association to hold Ethnic Marketing Symposium Feb. 24 (Feb 12)
UI student stock portfolios post excellent returns (Feb 6)
UI study examines deception in business negotiations (Feb 5)
FastTrac New Venture entrepreneurial training program starts Feb. 20 (Feb 1)

January

Financial Times ranks UI MBA program 57th internationally (Jan 22)
UI students can spend spring break at Iowa companies (Jan 18)