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December

UI To Celebrate Henry B. Tippie's 80th Birthday (Dec 27)
Entrepreneurs Invited To Join SBDC Roundtables (Dec 21)
Solon Eighth-Graders To Discuss Hinduism with India Native Dec. 19 (Dec 18)
UI Researcher Finds CEO Merger Incentive Is To Diversify Wealth (Dec 8)

November

Lecture To Examine Business Opportunities with Native Tribes (Nov 27)
UI Accounting Programs Rank Highly In National Surveys (Nov 22)
Diversity in Business Class To Prepare Students for Iowa's Future Workforce (Nov 20)
Singing Penguins Help MBA Students Learn About Markets (Nov 13)
Breakfast Panel To Discuss Entrepreneurship (Nov 8)
IEM Trading Continues Until Virginia, Montana Senate Races Decided (Nov 8)
Tippie Award To Recognize Pella Leadership Team (Nov 6)
Law Professor Analysis Shows Increased SEC Scrutiny of Board Members (Nov 6)
UI Business Professor Studies Lousy Customer Service (Nov 3)
UIAA Presents Personal Branding Talk Nov. 14 in Cedar Rapids (Nov 2)
Buchanan to Discuss Entrepreneurship in UI Lecture (Nov 2)
Seminar to Examine Franchise Ownership Opportunities (Nov 2)

October

Schmidt To Be Honored for Pioneering Test Research (Oct 26)
UI Student Is Finalist for Global Student Entrepreneur Award (Oct 23)
Financial Times Ranks Tippie Executive MBA Among World's Best (Oct 23)
Alumnus To Discuss Leveraged Buy-outs in UI Lecture (Oct 18)
RSM McGladrey and UI Team Up To Help Students Understand Finances (Oct 12)
Business College Honors Alumnus with International Business Leadership Award (Oct 11)
Talk on Markets and Medicine To Be Held Oct. 12 (Oct 9)
MidAmerican Holdings Head To Speak at UI (Oct 9)
Free Trade Focus of First Provost's Forum in February 2007 (Oct 9)
JPEC Offering Mini-Grants To Help Teach Entrepreneurship (Oct 5)

September

John Pappajohn Iowa Business Plan Competition Committee Announces Three Finalists (Sep 28)
PR Agency Founder To Discuss Starting Your Own Business (Sep 27)
Rockwell Collins Head Clay Jones To Speak at UI October 3 (Sep 22)
UI Researcher Studies Businesses That Create Their Own Competition (Sep 22)
Wall Street Journal Ranks Tippie MBA Program (Sep 21)
Pomerantz Center Sponsors Public Engagement Career Week (Sep 20)
Entrepreneur Lecture Series Begins New Season with M&A Discussion Sept. 28 (Sep 14)
Business Student's Plan Receives Kudos in National Contest (Sep 14)
Former Gov. Mark Warner To Discuss Entrepreneurship with Students (Sep 13)
Pomerantz Career Center Sets Fall Job and Internship Fair (Sep 13)
Marketing Professor Finds Unintended Consequences to Some Advertising (Sep 13)
IEM Offering Shares for November Congressional Elections (Sep 11)
State Farm Foundation Grant Funds New UI MIS Laboratory (Sep 8)
Chicago Developer McLean To Speak at UI (Sep 6)
UI Pomerantz Career Center Announces New Des Moines Center Internship Program (Sep 5)
Lie To Testify about Backdating before U.S. Senate Committee (Sep 1)

August

UI, Western Iowa Tech Community College Sign Agreement (Aug 31)
UI Offers FastTrac® Training Program for Entrepreneurs (Aug 31)
Noted Professor of Business and Psychology To Visit UI September 12-15 (Aug 31)
Tippie 21st in U.S. News Rankings (Aug 18)
Undergraduate Program Office Moves to More Central Location (Aug 17)
Successful Debut Okoboji Entrepreneurial Institute Wraps Up (Aug 14)
World-Traveling Alum To Visit International Hawkeyes (Aug 4)

July

Students Participate in Entrepreneurial Conference (Jul 31)
SBDC Sponsors QuickBooks Introductory Workshop (Jul 28)
New MBA Students Will Learn To Mind Their Manners (Jul 28)
UI Establishes New Minority Student Orientation, Retention Program (Jul 27)
Too Many Good Ideas Surface at UI Business Camp (Jul 27)
Workshop Helps Business Owners Plan Retirement (Jul 21)
Students To Learn about Entrepreneurship and Development at Iowa Great Lakes (Jul 21)
Jesse Receives UI Staff Excellence Award (Jul 17)
UI Camps Make Entrepreneurs of Iowa Teens (Jul 12)
Kristof-Brown Wins Research Award for Employee/Job Fit Study (Jul 12)

June

UI Campus Units Using Lean Efficiency Methods (Jun 21)
Tippie MBA-PM Students Learn International Business in Hong Kong (Jun 14)
Henry B. Tippie College of Business Honors Student Achievers (Jun 14)
Sa-Aadu Wins Regents Award for Faculty Excellence (Jun 12)
MBA Student Awarded Stanley Fellowship for Research Abroad (Jun 8)
West To Be Honored by UI Alumni Association (Jun 1)

May

Jim Draper Named 2006 MBA Alumni Mentor of the Year (May 23)
Student Entrepreneurs Awarded Seed Money in Business Plan Competition (May 12)
UI Student Wins Regional Entrepreneurial Award (May 11)
Moeller to Receive Collegiate Teaching Award (May 9)
Awards Presented at MBA Spring Banquet (May 8)
Biotechnology Financing Focus of Entrepreneurial Ventures Group Event May 11 (May 8)
Tippie College Commencement Ceremonies Set for May 12-13 (May 8)
Business Student Organizations Honored for Achievements (May 5)
UI Student Appears on MTV's "Tiara Girls" Series (May 5)
UI To Confer Degrees in Commencement Exercises (May 5)
Student Entrepreneur Group Raises $2,400 for Uptown Bill's Small Mall (May 4)
Governor Vilsack Announces the First Entrepreneurial Institute (May 2)
Tippie Staff Awarded Global Certificates (May 2)
Business Week Ranks Tippie College Among Top 50 Undergraduate Programs (May 1)
Iowa Centers For Enterprise Award Grants For Technology Commercialization (May 1)
2006 University Honors Program Scholarship Winners Announced (May 1)
UI Nonprofit Center Sets Meetings To Discuss New State Guidelines (May 1)

April

Tippie College Honors Gary Fethke at May 3 Reception (Apr 26)
Skorton, Fethke Express Appreciation for Bowlsby's Efforts (Apr 26)
Whiteman Selected for Role as Tippie Senior Associate Dean (Apr 26)
UI Student Entrepreneurs Help Disabled Business Owners (Apr 26)
Tippie Students Recognized at Annual Finkbine Dinner (Apr 21)
Tippie Students Win Accounting, Technology Awards (Apr 20)
Business Students Help Market Non-Profit Groups (Apr 19)
IWCC and Univ. of Iowa Announce Partnership (Apr 19)
Renowned Journalist to Discuss China, India, Trade Challenges April 24 (Apr 18)
Tippie College's Business Week Set for April 21-28 (Apr 18)
Center for Teaching Faculty Fellow to Take Part in Civic Roundtable (Apr 17)
JPEC Hosts High School Entrepreneurship Day April 18 (Apr 12)
Henry Fund Wins Student Stock Portfolio Competition (Apr 7)
Burer Wins NSF Early Career Development (CAREER) Award (Apr 6)
Jerre Stead Speaks at Tippie School on Global Business Leadership (Apr 4)
John Pappajohn to Present at Hughes Lecture April 20 at UI (Apr 4)
Board of Regents Appoints Gary Fethke Interim UI President (Apr 3)

March

UI Undergraduate Students To Be Honored for Research Projects (Mar 30)
Leading Education Economist Ronald Ehrenberg to Speak April 5 at UI (Mar 23)
Institute for Economic Research Issues Revises Employment Forecast (Mar 22)
Actual Safety Locates at UI's Technology Innovation Center (Mar 22)
Gilbert to Coordinate Faculty Entrepreneurship Efforts at UI (Mar 21)
Iowa Economic Forecast Predicts Growth In Employment, Slower Income Growth (Mar 13)
Wellmark Community Ventures Fund Increases Loan Opportunities (Mar 13)
Gift From St. Louis Couple to Fund UI Business Communications Center (Mar 13)
Kirkwood, UI Announce Transfer Agreement in Computer Studies (Mar 10)
Rynes Earns Career Award from Academy of Management's Human Resources Division (Mar 10)
UI Graduate Students Win $5,000 In Pappajohn Business Plan Competition (Mar 10)
Seminar Explores Doing Business with the United Arab Emirates (Mar 9)
UI Accounting Students Offer Free Income Tax Assistance (Mar 7)
Hunter Named Dean Of Henry B. Tippie College Of Business (Mar 6)

February

UI Student, Alumni To Speak At Statewide Entrepreneurship Conference (Feb 23)
Registration Begins for Youth Entrepreneur Camp (Feb 22)
Recruiters Gather for UI Spring Job and Internship Fair Feb. 28 (Feb 22)
Tippie Undergraduate Student to Present Research to Legislators (Feb 22)
Registration Begins for Middle School Entrepreneur Camp (Feb 22)
Research: Banks Could Influence Consumer Spending Via ATM Distributions (Feb 21)
UI Pomerantz Center Hosts Health, Science and Biotech Career Fair (Feb 17)
Venture Capital Discussed at Entrepreneurial Ventures Group Event March 2 (Feb 15)
UI Students Explore Chicago Career Prospects (Feb 8)
Tippie Students Meet Warren Buffett (Feb 8)
UI MBA Students Rate Super Bowl Ads (Feb 6)
Pella Corp. CEO Speaks at Tippie College Feb. 16 (Feb 3)
UI MBA Students to Rate Super Bowl Ads (Feb 2)
Accounting PhD Student Receives Deloitte & Touche Dissertation Fellowship (Feb 2)

January

Tippie MBA Program Rises in Financial Times Ranking (Jan 30)
Wang Receives Instructional Improvement Award (Jan 30)
UI Offers FastTrac Training Program for Entrepreneurs Feb. 6 to April 10 (Jan 23)
Open Forums Scheduled with Tippie College of Business Dean Candidates (Jan 20)
UI JPEC Co-Sponsors Iowa Business Plan Competition (Jan 19)
UI Offers New Certificate Program in Risk Management and Insurance (Jan 17)
Local Tech Entrepreneurs Share Experiences Jan. 19 (Jan 10)
Student Stock Portfolio Posts 12.5 Percent Return (Jan 9)