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Iowa Announces “For Iowa. Forever More.” Comprehensive Campaign

The university has begun a historic, comprehensive fund-raising campaign that will secure for future generations the UI’s status as a world-class institution. Learn more about the Tippie College’s campaign priorities and $125 million goal.

college news

Tippie View

Tippie Technology Dedicated

Tippie View, an interactive wall of video displays used by business students and visitors alike, took center stage in a dedication ceremony on Friday, April 19.

cup of coffee

Pay It Forward Initiative Greets Business Students

Two Tippie community members created the Random Acts of Kindness free beverage initiative to improve community relations among Tippie’s more than 3,000 students.

Hung Tran and Thomas Hornbeck

First Hawkeye Innovation Summit a Success

Hundreds of UI faculty, staff, students, and friends gathered at hotelVetro on April 26 to celebrate innovation and entrepreneurship across campus at the inaugural Hawkeye Innovation Summit.

student news

Tyler Finchum

Online Farm Manual Business Recognized for Technology Excellence

Tyler Finchum’s business, Farm Manuals Fast, was honored with a Prometheus Award last month. His business is located in the Bedell Entrepreneurship Learning Laboratory (BELL) on the UI campus.

MBA Students and Warren Buffett

Students Pick Warren Buffett’s Brain

Twenty MBA students met with Warren Buffett at the headquarters of his company, Berkshire Hathaway, last month.

faculty news

Mick Mount

Michael Mount Wins SIOP Award

Mick Mount, the Henry B. Tippie Research Professor of Human Resource Management, and two former Ph.D. students won SIOP’s Joyce and Robert Hogan Award for Personality and Performance.

alumni news

Janice Ellig

Janice Ellig Presents Phil’s Day Lecture

As part of the second annual Phil’s Day, Tippie alumna Janice Ellig (BBA68) presented the guest lecture, “Life with Phil,” in the Old Capitol Senate Chamber.

Aaron Schaechterle

Tippie Alum Shares Reactions After Boston Marathon Bombing Arrest

Tippie alum Aaron Schaechterle was among those sharing their reactions in a story about the arrest of the Boston bombing suspect.

Upcoming Events:

Pitch and Grow logo

Thursday,
May 23
9 a.m. - 1 p.m.
BioVentures Center

Technology Association of Iowa Pitch & Grow

Entrepreneurs will pitch their business to their peer CEOs, CIOs, business development experts, and industry professionals and receive constructive feedback.

Grapes

Thursday,
June 20
Jasper Winery
Des Moines

Jasper Winery Alumni Event

Details will be posted soon on the TIppie alumni events page.

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