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The inventors may be long passed, but consumers still want their essence

Thursday, June 23, 2022
Tom Snee
Consumers crave authenticity, but what, exactly, makes something authentic? A new study from the Tippie College of Business finds that consumers ultimately define a product’s authenticity and value by its essence, an abstract, unobservable quality that makes a thing what it is.
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The Life and Legacy of Henry B. Tippie

Wednesday, June 15, 2022
By Tom Snee
The pride of Belle Plaine, Iowa, never forgot his roots.
The Mouse Swallowed the Lion


Wednesday, June 15, 2022
By Rebekah Tilley
One of the most significant moments in Henry B. Tippie’s professional life also turned out to be a key moment in American corporate history.
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Henry B. Tippie's Investment in Faculty

Wednesday, June 15, 2022
By Dan Collins
“Henry’s legacy and mine are intertwined.”
6 Tenets of Tippie’s Investing Philosophy

6 Tenets of Henry B. Tippie’s Investing Philosophy

Wednesday, June 15, 2022
By Emily Halonen Bratcher
Henry Fund Director Todd Houge on how the fund reflects Tippie’s investing principles
Tippie Dean Amy Kristof-Brown

Message from Dean Amy Kristof-Brown

Wednesday, June 15, 2022
By Amy Kristof-Brown
Henry was one of the greatest examples I've ever seen of humility and appreciation for those who provided the foundation for his professional career.
Jennifer Nahrgang

Nahrgang wins international scholar award

Monday, June 13, 2022
The Network of Leadership Scholars (NLS) and the International Centre of Leadership and Followership at Durham University Business School in England has awarded Tippie’s Jennifer Nahrgang the 2022 NLS Mid-Career Standout Scholar Award.

Tippie Diversity Committee - June 2022 Update

Thursday, June 9, 2022
Although we have a limited number of courses during the summer, there are still many diversity events happening across campus and in our community. In June we celebrate Pride Month, Juneteenth, as well as a number of other important events and observances.
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Young African business leaders return to UI for first time since 2019

Thursday, June 9, 2022
For the first time in three years, the University of Iowa is again hosting 24 young entrepreneurs from 17 sub-Saharan African countries as part of the U.S. Department of State’s Mandela Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders, the flagship program of the Young African Leadership Initiative (YALI).

Courtright named one of nation’s top MBA professors under 40 by Poets & Quants

Monday, May 16, 2022
Stephen Courtright, professor of management and entrepreneurship at the Tippie College of Business, has been named one of the top 40 MBA professors under age 40 by the publication Poets & Quants.