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December

Students Meet Wall Street Legend (Dec 16)
Iowa's Beijing MBA Program Offers Agricultural Focus (Dec 16)
UI Team Wins $5,000 in Pappajohn Business Plan Competition (Dec 15)
Tippie College Winter Commencement Events To Be Held Dec. 17, 18 (Dec 15)

November

Iowa Economic Forecast Projects Iowa Income Growth in 2004 (Nov 24)
Henry Fund Investment Grows to $371,000 over 10 Years (Nov 22)
UI MBA Students Find Success in Job Search after Graduation (Nov 17)
Quad Cities Baseball President Speaks on Sports Business (Nov 13)
Kevin Krause Speaks on Sports Business Nov. 12 (Nov 9)
Iowa Electronic Markets Forecasted Bush Win in Presidential Election (Nov 5)
"Apprentice"-Style Competition at Tippie College (Nov 5)
UI Tippie College of Business Honors Pure Fishing CEO Tom Bedell (Nov 3)

October

Iowa Electronic Markets Show Tight Presidential Race (Oct 29)
UI among Top 10 Entrepreneurial Universities (Oct 28)
Services Set for Emmett Vaughan (Oct 27)
Iowa Insurance Pioneer Emmett Vaughan Passes Away (Oct 25)
Alliant Energy CEO To Speak Oct. 29 at UI (Oct 25)
Students Can Enter Pappajohn New Venture Business Plan Competition (Oct 25)
Charitable Arm of Rockwell Collins Gives $250,000 to UI's Pomerantz Center (Oct 18)
Women and Leadership Conference Oct. 23 at Tippie College of Business (Oct 14)
SEED Program Matches Students with Local Entrepreneurial Companies (Oct 13)
Author, Entrepreneur Jim Houtz Speaks at UI Oct. 15 (Oct 12)
Business Week Ranks UI Tippie MBA Program among Top 50 (Oct 11)
Nonprofit Tax Expert To Speak Oct. 13 (Oct 11)
Economist Magazine Ranks UI MBA Program 38th in Global Ranking (Oct 8)
UI Offers Iowa Business People New Online Continuing Education Program (Oct 7)
White Collar Criminal to Discuss Ethics at Tippie College (Oct 4)
Kerry Enjoys Post-Debate Bounce in Iowa Electronic Markets (Oct 1)

September

Bush Gaining Market Share in Iowa Electronic Markets (Sep 28)
$290,000 in Gifts Support UI Institute of Risk Management and Insurance (Sep 22)
'Naked Economics' Author Charles Wheelan To Present Hughes Lecture Sept. 22 (Sep 14)
Johnson & Johnson & Tippie: A Great Partnership (Sep 14)
UI Career Center Sponsors Careers Day Sept. 23 (Sep 14)
Bedell Gift Names UI Student Entrepreneurship Program (Sep 10)
UI Students Can Apply for Office Space To Launch Businesses (Sep 7)
Engineering, Business Lecture On Global Clients Set For Sept. 23 (Sep 1)

August

IEM Predicts Google Post-IPO Price (Aug 24)
Welcome, Tippie Students! (Aug 23)
Tippie MBA Program Continues To Expand (Aug 17)
Hawkeye Throwback Replica Jerseys Available (Aug 4)
IEM Opens Market for Google IPO (Aug 2)

July

SBDC Sponsors 'Managing Your Wealth' for Small Business Owners (Jul 28)
Iowa Economic Forecast Projects Increased Income Growth (Jul 26)
Kids Launch Businesses at Youth Entrepreneur Camp (Jul 22)
Young Entrepreneurs Attend University of Iowa Business Camp (Jul 13)
Iowa Electronic Markets Trade in Presidential Futures (Jul 1)

June

Student Incentive Program in Session on UI Campus (Jun 30)
SBDC Offers Franchise Seminar June 30 (Jun 24)
Registration Continues for July 12-16 Youth Entrepreneur Camp (Jun 17)
Team Wins $291,000 NSF Grant To Study Decision Making (Jun 16)
Students Recognize Faculty for Accomplishments in the Classroom (Jun 1)
UI's Evening MBA Program Changes Name (Jun 1)
Tippie College Recognizes Exemplary Teachers (Jun 1)

May

Departments Honor Student Achievers (May 19)
UI Entrepreneurship Program Receives National Recognition (May 17)
Tippie College Commencement Ceremonies Set for May 14-15 (May 11)
Business Organizations Honored for Achievements (May 11)
UI Offers Entrepreneurship Training for High School Teachers (May 11)
Tippie Student Gains Experience through Internship (May 10)
UI Recognizes Students, Faculty, Alumni at Annual Finkbine Dinner (May 4)

April

Awards Presented at MBA Spring Honors Banquet (Apr 27)
Ruth Bloom Named New Career Advisor at UI (Apr 26)
Eye Surgeon Speaks on Creating a Successful Practice (Apr 24)
GE Executive To Speak at Tippie College of Business April 27 (Apr 19)
H. John Hawkinson (May 25, 1912 – April 10, 2004) (Apr 14)
Tippie School of Management Remains in Top 50 of U.S. News Ranking (Apr 5)
Business College Curriculum Emphasizes Ethical Issues (Apr 2)
JPEC Announces New Entrepreneur Camp for Middle School Students (Apr 1)

March

UI Study Examines Investors' Mutual Fund Selection Ability (Mar 26)
Business College Honors Principal CEO Griswell with Leadership Award (Mar 16)
Registration Is Under Way for Youth Entrepreneur Camp (Mar 15)
UI MBA Information Sessions Scheduled in Davenport, Muscatine (Mar 11)
UI MBA Information Sessions Scheduled in Des Moines (Mar 11)
Lifang Wu Wins APICS Dissertation Research Competition (Mar 11)
UI MBA Information Sessions Scheduled in Cedar Rapids, Iowa City (Mar 11)
Baumgartner Named UI Career Services Director (Mar 11)
Thaddeus Sim Named Delta Sigma Pi Teaching Assistant of the Month (Mar 10)
Small Business Development Center Sponsors Business Tax Seminars (Mar 9)
Financial Times Ranks UI Finance among Top in The World (Mar 2)

February

Nike Creative Director Speaks at Tippie College March 5 (Feb 25)
UI Team Places Third in National Entrepreneurship Competition (Feb 25)
UI Offers FastTrac Training Program for Entrepreneurs (Feb 19)
Pella Corp. CEO Speaks at Tippie College Feb. 27 (Feb 18)
UI Sponsors Consider Iowa Road Trip during Spring Break (Feb 16)
Beta Alpha Psi To Offer Free Federal Income Tax Help (Feb 10)
UI Students Invited To Attend Collegiate Entrepreneurs' Iowa Conference (Feb 9)
Futures Market Created To Predict Influenza Activity (Feb 9)
Progressive Career Fair Set for Feb. 17 (Feb 9)
UI Business Students Are Finalists in National Accounting Competition (Feb 3)
Allied Insurance Commits $1.5 Million to UI Insurance Institute (Feb 3)
Marketing Students Rate Super Bowl Ads (Feb 2)

January

Trivia Team with UI Ties Wins Tourney Championship -- Again (Jan 28)
Burer's Hot Paper Leads to Numerous Citations (Jan 28)
UI Entrepreneurship Program Recognized As National Model (Jan 28)
UI Team To Compete in National Entrepreneurship Competition (Jan 27)
Edwards Contract Created in Iowa Electronic Markets (Jan 26)
Financial Times Ranks UI MBA Program Among Top in The World (Jan 26)
Kerry Leads Iowa Electronic Markets after Iowa Caucuses (Jan 20)
Berg, Rietz Say IEM Could Help Identify Best Candidates (Jan 16)
Dean Leads Iowa Electronic Markets before Iowa Caucuses (Jan 16)
CNN To Broadcast Caucus Coverage Live from UI (Jan 13)