Tippie News - Henry B. Tippie College of Business Newsletter

On Iowa!

It was a hot summer in Iowa City, but once classes started, the weather cooled down and it's been an enjoyable start to the school year. Check out photos from Tippie's summer alumni reunions and beginning-of-the-year activities.

 OnIowa Event at Kinnick Stadium

News Briefs

App Helps Fantasy Football Players Draft Their Teams

Jeff OhlmannTippie faculty member Jeff Ohlmann has developed a new tool to help fantasy football fans draft the right players for their teams.

Southeastern Community College Partners with UI to Offer Online Business Degree

Herky holding a laptop computerThe University has formalized an agreement with Southeastern Community College (SCC) to allow SCC students to earn a BBA degree without traveling outside of southeast Iowa.

Tippie in the News

Erik Lie Study on Stock Buybacks Cited
(Y Charts, August 25)

Erik LieFinance professor Erik Lie's research on stock buybacks is cited in this article.

The Year Ahead at Tippie
(Business Record, August 19)

Lon MoellerAssociate Dean for Undergraduate Programs Lon Moeller discusses how today's students are different than in the past.

Whiteman Comments on Housing and Job Creation, U.S. Credit Downgrade
(Des Moines Register, August 7, and
The Gazette, August 12)

Charles WhitemanCharles Whiteman, senior associate dean and director of the Institute for Economic Research, comments on the state's housing market and job prospects, in addition to the U.S. credit downgrade.

Upcoming Events

Job FairFall Job & Internship Fair

Thursday, September 22
11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
IMU Main Lounge
Details at careers.uiowa.edu

John HallSandage Entrepreneurial Speaker Series

Thursday, October 13
5:00 p.m.
W151 PBB

John Hall (MBA66), founder and CEO of Goose Island Beer Company, will speak. Reception to follow; RSVP required.

Homecoming 2011 logoUniversity of Iowa Homecoming 2011

October 21-22

Join us for the College BBQ and other annual events! Visit our alumni site for more information.

AMC Mainstreet TheatreKansas City Alumni Event

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

Watch for more information and RSVP details.

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