Articles from April 2020


Kurt Anstreicher honored with Board of Regents Award for Faculty Excellence

Thursday, April 30, 2020
Professor and Gary C. Fethke Chair in Leadership Kurt Anstreicher has been named a 2020 recipient of the prestigious Board of Regents Award for Faculty Excellence.

Tippie student athlete Jason Kerst receives top honor

Tuesday, April 28, 2020
A senior member of the Iowa Men’s Tennis team, Jason Kerst (BBA20), was recently awarded the Robert F. Ray Faculty Representative Award for outstanding academic excellence, athletic excellence, and leadership.

The race to take classes digital

Wednesday, April 22, 2020
When the announcement came that classes at the University of Iowa were moving online, the clock started ticking. An Executive MBA class was slated to take place in just 48 hours. Tippie’s Darrin Thompson stepped up and made it happen.

A heart to help drives Tippie student

Wednesday, April 22, 2020
An active volunteer for UI Dance Marathon, marketing major Morgan Smith (BBA20) is no stranger to helping others. So even as she lost her on-campus jobs and suffered disappointment in her final weeks of college ending the way they did, she looked for ways to help.

Keeping the wheels on the bus

Wednesday, April 22, 2020
James Hughes (BBA20) is one of the student employees at CAMBUS that are making sure transportation is not a barrier for University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics (UIHC) health care workers.

How to succeed in the world of finance

Tuesday, April 14, 2020
Tippie alum Michael Karsa (BBA12) was interviewed as part of a series about the “How to Navigate and Succeed in the Modern World of Finance.”

Faculty go the extra mile for students

As colleges began evacuating campuses, University of Iowa professor Mike Colbert found himself driving across the state to deliver a laptop from the campus' business analytics lab to a student's rural home. Read about how faculty and students are adjusting to online university life in the Des Moines Register.

The future of work

On this edition of Iowa Public Radio's River to River, Ben Kieffer is joined by Michele Williams and Daniel Newton from the University of Iowa Tippie College of Business to discuss our new work-from-home world and how work might change in a post-pandemic world.