Tippie News
EMBA students

Tippie EMBA Program Among Top 30

This is the first year that The Economist has ranked Executive MBA programs, and the Tippie Executive MBA Program came in at #29 within the United States.

faculty news

Frank Schmidt

Schmidt Receives Mosteller Award for Distinctive Contributions

Frank Schmidt, professor emeritus of management and organizations, has received the 2013 Frederick Mosteller Award for Distinctive Contributions to Methods for Systematic Reviewing of Research Findings from the Campbell Collaboration.

Michael Mount and Ning Li

Giving the Right Worker the Right Job

A new study from Tippie faculty members Michael Mount and Ning Li suggests that if a worker’s personality doesn’t fit the job, he or she will not be motivated by external factors, no matter how tasty the carrot or painful the stick..

student news

Tippie students

Tippie Students: An International Blend

The Tippie College is becoming increasingly international, quite a change from several years ago. Although there are challenges, the benefits of a more global student body are many.

Business Solutions Center

Business Solutions Center: Problems Solved

First- and second-year MBA students serve as consultants on business projects, learning to analyze and make business decisions and experience the impact of those decisions alongside the client.

Parker Valdez

Tippie Student Receives Achievement Award

Tippie senior Parker Valdez is one of three students from across the Iowa regents institutions to receive an Alliant Energy/Erroll B. Davis Jr. Achievement Award, which recognizes students’ academic achievements, leadership, and potential for future success.

Tyler Finchum

Tyler Finchum Wins $10K GoDaddy Scholarship

A University of Iowa college student was one of 10 students around the country to win a $10,000 scholarship from GoDaddy.com.

Upcoming Events:

Hawkeye tattoo

August 13
1-5 p.m.

Tippie at the Iowa State Fair

Meet Dean Sarah Fisher Gardial and other Tippie staff members at the University of Iowa booth (and get a Hawkeye tattoo).


August 22
Finkbine Golf Course
Iowa City

7th Annual Dana Ramundt Insurance Education Golf Outing

This annual event raises scholarship funds for students in the Institute of Risk Management and Insurance.

Student studying

August 26

Opening of Fall Semester Classes

The campus will be busy soon! Later in the week, all students admitted to the college for fall 2013 will participate in Admit One activities.

Homecoming slogan

October 4-5
Iowa City

Homecoming 2013

A block of tickets for the Homecoming game against Michigan State will be available for alumni to purchase very soon. Details will be posted on the Tippie Alumni site.

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