Articles from July 2021

Lucas named Kemin's Director of R&D

Friday, July 30, 2021
Kemin Human Nutrition and Health has named Rebecca Lucas (MBA19) as Director of Research and Development.

Quinto wins FARS Outstanding Discussion Award

Wednesday, July 28, 2021
Assistant Professor of Accounting Claire Quinto won a FARS Outstanding Discussion Award from the American Accounting Association. This award recognizes individuals who provided outstanding discussions of papers at the 2021 Financial Accounting and Reporting Section Midyear Meeting.

Tippie Launches Strategic Partnerships Office

Wednesday, July 28, 2021
The Tippie College of Business is moving decisively to expand strategic partnerships across industries and geographies by launching the Office of Strategic Partnerships this summer.

Donelson joins the Department of Accounting

Tuesday, July 27, 2021
Dain Donelson joined the Tippie College of Business accounting faculty in 2020, after 13 years at the University of Texas.

University of Iowa research finds bronze medalists happier than those with silver

Winning is nice. But so is not losing. Just check the faces of those Olympians who earn coveted spots on the podiums you’ll start seeing in the coming days as the postponed “Tokyo 2020” games get underway. “What we see is the medalist who is the most happy is the gold medalist — because they just won the event,” said Andrea Luangrath, a University of Iowa assistant marketing professor who...

University of Iowa study shows bronze medalists appear happier than silver medalists

A study with University of Iowa ties shows that bronze medalists are more likely to smile on the medal stand. Dr. Andrea Luangrath was part of a study to evaluate the facial expressions of Olympians who make it to the medal stand.

Hosmanek appointed to Iowa Supreme Court commission

Tuesday, July 20, 2021
Andrew Hosmanek, associate professor of instruction in the Tippie College of Business, has been appointed to the Iowa Supreme Court’s Grievance Commission by Chief Justice Susan Christensen.

Hosmanek named to Iowa Supreme Court Commission

Tuesday, July 20, 2021
Andrew Hosmanek (BBA01/MBA05/JD05/PHD15) has been named to the Iowa Supreme Court's Grievance Commission. Hosmanek is an associate professor of instruction at Tippie and teaches business law and ethics.

When bronze is better: Study finds Olympic bronze medalists appear happier than silver medalists

Friday, July 16, 2021
At the Olympics, bronze medals are given to people who finish in third place, and the definition of a third-place finisher is that they lost to the person who finished second. It’s how competition works: The second-place finisher beats the third-place finisher. But a new study from the University of Iowa analyzed photos of Olympic medal ceremonies and found bronze medalists tend to appear happier...

To ensure on-time delivery, order your holiday gifts well in advance this year. Like, now.

Thursday, July 15, 2021
If you want your holiday gifts to arrive in time to be under the tree on Christmas morning, a logistics and supply chain expert at the University of Iowa’s Tippie College of Business suggests you buy them now.