Tippie News - Henry B. Tippie College of Business Newsletter

Tippie Student Participates in Roundtable with President Obama

Before the President delivered his speech at the UI on April 25, he met with a small group of students to discuss financial aid issues and hear their personal stories. Junior finance major Blake Anderson shared an account of his experience.

 Blake Anderson and President Obama

News Briefs

MBA Students Win Fisher Invitational Case Competition

Fisher Competition TeamFor the first time in its 20-year history, a Tippie MBA student team took home the top prize in this annual competition in Columbus, Ohio (formerly the Big Ten Case Competition).

Romney Most Probable GOP Nominee on IEM Since September 2011

IEM logoAccording to the IEM, Mitt Romney has been the frontrunner for the Republication nomination since Sept. 11, 2011.

Marketing Students Help Iowa City Company Expand to the Web

Bankers Advertising logoA team of University of Iowa marketing students is helping a 19th-century Iowa City business expand its market using 21th-century technology.

Students Help Yellowstone Association Gain Edge in Competitive Tour Market

Students in YellowstoneA nonprofit group that runs educational tours in Yellowstone National Park worked with a group of UI marketing students to improve its share of visitors to the park.

Fifth Tippie Build Home Dedicated

Tippie Build 5 DedicationThis year's Iowa Valley Habitat for Humanity dedication brought together the Tippie community with new homeowners, Mahamadou Traore and Aissata Diallo and their three daughters.

Investors Put Their Faith in Finance

Amrita NainA new study by a University of Iowa researcher Amrita Nain suggests that investors put more faith in venture capitalists and other private financial firms than they do in corporations when it comes to evaluating mergers and acquisitions.

Tippie Student Team Among Winners of Pappajohn New Venture Business Plan Competition

Mazira logoRoss Johnson, Aidan Murphy, and Anith Mathai won $5,000 for their business, Mazira, a cloud-based web service with a search engine for storing and searching massive amounts of data and documents.

Student Designs Earth Day T-shirt While Serving in Afghanistan

Dustin SmartA UI student now deployed to Afghanistan with the Air National Guard is helping to save the planet while serving his country.

MIS Students Win 2012 Student Innovation Award

Stephen Ausman and Fredrick GalosoSteven Ausman and Fredrick Galoso received the award at the Technology Association of Iowa's 2012 Prometheus Awards dinner.

Tippie in the News

Duplicate Regulation Drives Up Commercial Premiums
(Insurance Journal, May 8)

Ty LevertyAccording to new research, buyers of commercial liability insurance pay as much as 31 percent more in insurer compliance costs if their insurance company has to comply with regulations from multiple states.

Youth's Business Ideas Could Win Cash
(Des Moines Register, May 3)

StopwatchA business competition will showcase high school entrepreneurs and reward the best of them with some cash.

Tech Startups Say Iowa Offers Perfect Environment
(Iowa City Press-Citizen, April 23)

Stackd logoUniversity of Iowa students Fredrick Galoso and Stephen Ausman knew they wanted to start their own business, and when they couldn't find a web hosting service they thought would be useful to support their new venture, they decided to build their own.

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