Tippie News
Henry B. Tippie, BSC 1949, Grand Marshal in the 2013 UI Homecoming Parade

Homecoming Memories

The Tippie College of Business welcomed many alumni back to campus during Homecoming, plus Henry Tippie (BSC49) was the Homecoming parade grand marshal. To see photos from Homecoming, check out the college’s photo album.

college news

JPEC in the Princeton Review 2014

UI Named Top School for Entrepreneurs

Iowa’s entrepreneurial program for undergraduates ranks #21 and is the only Big Ten school to be ranked by The Princeton Review.

Thinc ribbon cutting

New Space Created to Foster Entrepreneurial Growth

The college has created “a space for collaboration for people of all ages” to serve as a starting point for sparking further innovation and partnership.

faculty news

Lon Moeller and Jay Christensen-Szalanski

Digital Business Law

To help undergraduates understand business law, two Tippie faculty members have written a textbook, which focuses on the practical application of legal principles to business.

Nicolas Ziebarth

Effects of Slavery’s Westward Movement

A new study by Nicolas Ziebarth, professor of economics, sheds light on how slavery pulled apart black families before the Civil War, which some researchers say damaged African-American social cohesion so severely that it continues to reverberate today.

The Iowa Hawkeyes Football

The Baylor Bears Produce

Stacey Brook, lecturer in economics, applies the same productivity formula that economists use to measure a firm’s performance to measure the offensive and defensive productivity among college football teams.

student news

Meghan Ryan

Stepping Up for Diversity

Meghan Ryan shares her love of her Irish culture with others on campus while studying political science and taking courses for the International Business Certificate.

Molly Barnhart

Tippie Undergrad Receives Breast Cancer Treatment While Earning Degree

Tippie senior Molly Barnhart transferred to Iowa after spending a semester at Iowa State University, but it had nothing to do with the whole Cyclone-Hawkeye thing.

Upcoming Events:

Mike Gerdin

October 28
6:00 p.m.
Kinnick Stadium

Iowa Business Leadership Award Presentation

The Iowa Business Leadership Award will be presented to the leadership team of Heartland Express. CEO Mike Gerdin will accept the award on behalf of the team. RSVP required.


October 30
5:30-7:30 p.m.
Denver Hyatt Regency Peaks Lounge

Denver Alumni Event

Tippie alumni are invited to join Dean Sarah Fisher Gardial at this alumni gathering in Denver, Colo. RSVP by Monday, Oct. 28.

Students with Herky

Hire a Hawk

Whether you are planning your own job search, or you want to hire new Iowa graduates, the university’s online recruiting system, or “job board,” HireaHawk.com is one more employment tool at your disposal.

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