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December

Tippie Economist Imagines What a Libertarian World Would Look Like (Dec 20)
UI Economic Forecaster Sees Growing Economy for Iowa (Dec 16)
On Iowa Electronic Markets, Paul Is Most Probable to Be Among the Top Caucus Finishers (Dec 15)
Alumni Couple Commits $5 Million to UI Finance Studies and Football Scholarships (Dec 14)
UI Confers Degrees at December Commencement Ceremonies (Dec 9)
Brook Says Alabama, Oklahoma State Are Most Productive College Football Teams (Dec 6)
Study Suggests Hidden Conflict of Interest Possibilities in Mutual Fund Management (Dec 5)
IEM Traders Now Favor Gingrich, Romney in Iowa; Romney for Nomination (Dec 2)

November

What Does It Look Like When an Economy Collapses? (Nov 29)
Gingrich Contract Price Jumps 22,000 Percent in Six Weeks on Iowa Electronic Markets (Nov 29)
IEM's Republican Presidential Market (Nov 29)
IEM Gives Hope to GOP Afterthoughts (Nov 25)
Gingrich Debuts on Iowa Electronic Markets But Romney Is Still Most Probable Candidate (Nov 21)
Anstreicher Named INFORMS Fellow (Nov 14)
New Class Gives Marketing Students Social Media Experience (Nov 14)
Tippie Contest Examines the Ethics of Being Green or Buying Local (Nov 11)
'Beard-off' to Raise Money for Microloan Program (Nov 10)
Study Suggests Rules Requiring Minimum Standards Lower Standards to the Minimum (Nov 9)
Gingrich Soars, Cain Crashes on Iowa Electronic Markets (Nov 8)
Loose-Meat Tweets? Tippie Students Help Maid-Rite Expand Social Media Presence (Nov 3)
Study Suggests Women Score Lower on Technical Aptitude Tests Because They're Just Not Interested (Nov 1)

October

Anstreicher Named to CIC Leadership Program (Oct 27)
President of Jolly Time Popcorn to Speak at Iowa (Oct 26)
Alumni Marketing Executives to Discuss Global Marketing at Tippie Event (Oct 21)
Study Shows Elections Increase Market, Economic Volatility (Oct 20)
UI, ISU Partner for Dual Master's Degrees in Engineering and Business (Oct 19)
The Economist Ranks Tippie MBA Among World's Best (Oct 18)
Iowa Electronic Markets Traders Push up Romney Price after New Hampshire Debate (Oct 12)
Study Says Low Taxes Just One of Many Factors Needed for Global Economic Development (Oct 11)
Rynes Receives SHRM Research Award (Oct 7)
Romney Contract Benefits from Major Moves on Iowa Electronic Markets (Oct 5)

September

Cain, Mystery Candidate Looking Good to Iowa Electronic Markets Traders (Sep 30)
Iowa Electronic Markets Traders Cool on Palin Presidential Bid (Sep 23)
JPEC Co-Sponsoring StartUp Iowa City Event (Sep 21)
Income Worries, Delayed Marriage Reduce Home Ownership among Young Americans (Sep 19)
Students Can Look for Jobs and Internships at Fall Career Fair (Sep 16)
Goose Island Executive to Present Lecture (Sep 15)
U.S. News Ranks Tippie among Best Public Business Schools (Sep 13)
Romney's Price Jumps Post-Debate on Iowa Electronic Markets' GOP Nomination Market (Sep 8)
JPEC Hosts Entrepreneurship Boot Camp at BioVentures Center Sept. 16 (Sep 7)
Iowa Electronic Markets Traders Give Iowa Caucus Edge to Perry (Sep 7)
Study Suggests Targeting Talkative Social Media Users for More Effective Marketing (Sep 7)

August

Southeastern Community College Partners with UI to Offer Online Business Degree (Aug 25)
UI Professor Designs App to Help Fantasy Football Players Draft Their Teams (Aug 16)
GOP Presidential Contracts Gain on Iowa Electronic Markets in Lead-up to Straw Poll (Aug 12)
Texas Tweeter Writes Top Application Tweet (Aug 4)
Okoboji Entrepreneurial Institute Shows Students How to Create Their Own Jobs (Aug 1)

July

Iowa Ledger Magazine Garners Award (Jul 28)
GOP Sweep of Congress Given Early Edge by Iowa Electronic Market Traders (Jul 18)
Obama Reelection Favored in Early Trading on Iowa Electronic Markets (Jul 7)
Tippie MBA to Award Financial Aid Package to Best Application Tweet (Jul 1)

June

Full-time MBA Student Awarded ACT Scholarship (Jun 28)
NFL Locks Out Fantasy Football, Too (Jun 15)
Garfinkel Receives Collegiate Teaching Award (Jun 13)
Study Finds Employee Training Might Actually Increase Turnover (Jun 10)
Dean Search Committee Named (Jun 3)

May

Student Award Winners Meet the IOWA Challenge (May 20)
Study Finds Managers Make Frequent Large Investments if Insulated from Takeover Threat (May 10)
Student Organization Seeks to Improve UI, China Business Opportunities (May 6)
Student Entrepreneur Makes World's Most Adorable Flash Drives (May 5)
Steads Commit $10 Million for Children's Medicine at UI (May 4)
Tippie Commencement Ceremonies Set for May 13-15 (May 4)
Tippie Build Home to Be Dedicated May 7 with Habitat for Humanity (May 2)

April

BTA Teams Compete at 2011 AITP-NCC (Apr 28)
Fraser Named to U.S. Department of Defense Advisory Group (Apr 21)
Vermeer CEO to Discuss Growth of Her Family Business at JPEC Lecture (Apr 20)
Magic Johnson Lecture Canceled (Apr 20)
Study Shows Empowered Workers Are Better, More Productive Workers (Apr 18)
JPEC Business Fair Highlights Student-Owned Businesses (Apr 15)
Tippie Forum to Examine Iowa's Commercial Real Estate Market (Apr 13)
Hoffman to Discuss the Business Case for Sustainability April 14 (Apr 13)
Econ Students to Discuss National Debt with Concord Coalition Experts (Apr 12)
Youth Entrepreneur Camp Expands to Cedar Rapids (Apr 8)
Tippie Students Partner with Active Endeavors, Patagonia to Raise Money for Heritage Trust (Apr 7)
Making Money Using Green Business Practices to Be Discussed at UI (Apr 7)
Marketing Researcher Examines How We Remember What We Don't Remember (Apr 6)
Tippie Students Recognized at Finkbine Dinner (Apr 6)

March

Tippie College of Business Presentation Urges Federal Deficit Attention (Mar 30)
Career Leadership Academy Students Engage in Community Service Projects (Mar 25)
UI to Confer Honorary Doctorate to Stead (Mar 23)
Tippie Offers New Online Business Degree for Students Across Iowa (Mar 22)
Xerox CEO Burns to Discuss Leadership and Ethics in UI Lecture (Mar 22)
Fantasy Baseball App Launched on iTunes (Mar 17)
Tippie MBA Moves Up in U.S. News Rankings (Mar 16)
Hunter to Retire as Dean of Tippie College of Business (Mar 11)
Eastern Iowa Entrepreneurs to 'Pitch and Grow' March 3 (Mar 2)
Burer Receives COAP Best Paper Award (Mar 1)

February

Competitions Help Aspiring Entrepreneurs Get Funding (Feb 28)
UI Researcher Finds That Risk Management Is Goal of Many Merger Waves (Feb 24)
Contest to Find Tippie MBA's Best Box Office Prognosticator (Feb 23)
JPEC's Elevator Pitch Contests Get Ideas Off the Ground (Feb 21)
MBA Students to Meet with Financier, Medal of Freedom Recipient Warren Buffett (Feb 16)
Henry B. Tippie to Discuss Business Lessons in UI Speech (Feb 14)
Financial Times Survey Finds Tippie MBA Has Highest Graduate Placement Rate (Feb 11)
Marketing Students Name Darth Vader Top Ad Spokesperson of the Super Bowl (Feb 7)
UI Study Finds Releasing Bad Earnings News Earlier Means Fewer Lawsuits (Feb 7)
Tippie Executive MBA Program Now Offered in Des Moines (Feb 3)
Marketing Experts Discuss What Makes a Good Super Bowl Ad (Feb 2)
Earvin "Magic" Johnson to Talk Business in UI Lecture (Feb 1)
MBA Organization to Host Sustainability Summit Feb. 11 (Feb 1)
Classes Canceled Due to Weather (Feb 1)

January

SWAT Team Offers Tutoring, Academic Success Workshops (Jan 31)
Students to Provide Tax Services through VITA (Jan 24)
Former Labor Secretary Robert Reich to Speak at UI Feb. 1 (Jan 19)
Research Shows Extent of Damage to Stock Market by Housing Collapse (Jan 12)
UI Study Finds Corporate Giving Could Improve a Company's Bottom Line (Jan 5)