Recent News

Tippie Diversity Committee - June Update

Friday, June 11, 2021

Even though we offer fewer classes in June, there are many diversity-related learning opportunities! June hosts the longest-standing day to recognize the end of slavery in the United States, Juneteenth, and national Pride month.

Tippie Leadership Collaborative streamlines partnerships between business community and University of Iowa

Thursday, June 3, 2021

Whether in person or virtual, the Tippie Leadership Collaborative can come to you. Past and current clients, locations highlighted in yellow, are found all over the United States.

Three keys to a successful company leadership transition from Kum & Go

Wednesday, June 2, 2021

For 17 years, Kum & Go's CEO was Kyle Krause (BBA85), son of Kum & Go co-founder W.A. (Bill) Krause. In January, Kyle Krause handed over leadership of the company to Tanner Krause, one of his five children. Kyle is now focusing on management of the Krause Group, the parent company of Kum & Go, which is comprised of 10 other businesses, including two wineries and a professional soccer team in Italy. To help others with management transitions, they agreed to talk about the experience and share a few tips.

Amy Kristof-Brown is just getting started

Wednesday, June 2, 2021

She cut her teeth in Tippie’s top spot by navigating through a once-in-a-century crisis. (No biggie.) Next up? Well, we’ll let her tell you herself.

Beating the market: UI’s student-managed Henry Fund wins national kudos

Tuesday, June 1, 2021

Some of the nation’s savviest investors reside right here in the Corridor. In fact, they’re University of Iowa students, and last month they proved their mettle by being named the nation’s top graduate student-managed investment fund. The Henry Fund, a real-money investment fund managed by students in the UI’s Tippie College of Business’ master’s in finance program, beat out the likes of Rice and Northeastern universities to take top honors at Quinnipiac University’s Global Asset Management Education (GAME) Forum – the largest student-run financial conference in the world.

Bucking enrollment losses, University of Iowa online MBA sees boom

Tuesday, June 1, 2021

While COVID-19 mostly hurt enrollment across traditional college and university campuses, it has had the opposite effect on some less traditional higher ed programs — like the University of Iowa’s new online Master of Business Administration degree.

Congratulations to our 2021 Fulbright award recipient, Brant Walker!

Tuesday, May 25, 2021

Brant Walker is from Dubuque, Iowa and has recently received a Fulbright scholarship to study in Germany in 2022. He is graduating this year with Bachelor of Science degrees in Economics and Mathematics and a Minor in Philosophy.