Tippie News - Henry B. Tippie College of Business Newsletter

University of Iowa Goes to Washington

Herky joined the Iowa Electronic Markets and many other University programs in Washington, D.C., for the Hawkeye Caucus Day at the Capitol, an event to show Congress the positive impact the University has in Iowa and the nation.

 Herky in Washington

News Briefs

Among the Best Business Schools

 The Tippie College of Business Undergraduate Program moved up in this year's rankings by U.S. News & World Report. The College is ranked 17th among public universities and 28th overall.

Fewer Young Americans Owning Homes

Martin GervaisTwo powerful social and economic forces—economic uncertainty and and delayed marriage—are behind a decades-long slump in home ownership among young people, according to UI economist Martin Gervais.

More Effective Marketing Strategy: Target 'Talkative' Social Media Users

Gary RussellA new study by professor of marketing Gary Russell finds that social media users with small numbers of friends might be more influential with their online network of acquaintances than those with larger numbers of friends.

Rynes Receives SHRM Research Award

Sara RynesSara Rynes, the John F. Murray professor of management and organizations, is this year's recipient of the 2011 Michael R. Losey Human Resource Research Award.

Tippie in the News

Stewart Shares Handshake Expertise with Kathy Lee and Hoda
(The Today Show, September 15)

Kathy Lee Gifford shaking hands with Greg StewartManagement and Organizations Professor Greg Stewart visited "The Today Show" to discuss the importance of a firm handshake in today's business culture.

Finance Alumnus Named Head of Boston Scientific
(Bloomberg Businessweek, September 14)

Michael MahoneyMichael Mahoney, BBA87, was named CEO of the world's second-largest maker of implantable heart devices.

Upcoming Events

AMC Mainstreet TheatreKansas City Alumni Event

Tuesday, November 8
5:00 - 7:00 p.m.
AMC Theater
1400 Main Street


Iowa CheerleaderFamily Weekend 2011

Friday, November 1
4:30 0 6:30 p.m.
Howe Galleria, PBB

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Executive MBA Information Sessions

The Tippie Executive MBA Program is offering information sessions across the state of Iowa where you can learn more about the Executive MBA degree program. Join us for lunch or dinner at one of these locations:

Cedar Falls - Nov. 7
noon-1 p.m. or 6-7 p.m.
Ferrari's Ristorante
Park Place Event Centre
1521 Technology Pkwy.
Cedar Rapids - Nov. 16
noon-1 p.m. or 6-7 p.m.
Cedar Rapids Country Club
550-27th St. Dr. SE
Des Moines - Oct. 21, Nov. 4,
Nov. 18, or Dec. 2
11:45 a.m.-1 p.m.
Pappajohn Education Center
1200 Grand Ave.
Dubuque - Oct. 21
noon-1 p.m.
Dubuque Golf & Country Club
1800 Randall Place
Dubuque - Nov. 3 or Nov. 15
6-7 p.m.
Dubuque Golf & Country Club
1800 Randall Place
Iowa City - Oct. 29, Nov. 11,
Nov. 19, Dec. 2, or Dec. 10
11:45 a.m.-1 p.m.
Pomerantz Center
213 North Clinton Street
Iowa City - Nov. 1 or Nov. 10
6-7 p.m.
University Club
1360 Melrose Ave.
Muscatine - Nov. 8 or 17
6-7 p.m.
Geneva Golf & Country Club
3100 Bidwell Rd.
Pleasant Valley (Davenport area) - Nov. 9
noon-1 p.m. or 6-7 p.m.
Davenport Country Club
25500 Valley Dr.
West Des Moines - Nov. 2
noon-1 p.m.
Des Moines Golf & Country Club
1600 Jordan Creek Pkwy.

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