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.

Erin Johnson wins Tippie College’s Instructional-track Collegiate Teaching Award

Thursday, May 20, 2021

Erin Johnson, Associate Professor of Instruction, received the Tippie College’s Collegiate Teaching Award for instructional-track faculty at the college’s annual faculty/staff recognition event. The Collegiate Teaching Award recognizes excellence in teaching and each of the college’s six academic departments nominates a faculty member for the award. A committee of former Collegiate Instructional-track Teaching Award winners selected Johnson for this honor.

Richard Peter wins Tippie College’s highest tenure-track teaching award

Monday, May 17, 2021

Richard Peter, Associate Professor of Finance, received the Tippie College’s Collegiate Teaching Award for tenure-track faculty at the college’s annual faculty/staff recognition event. The Collegiate Teaching Award recognizes excellence in teaching and each of the college’s six academic departments nominates a faculty member for the award. A committee of former Collegiate Teaching Award winners selected Richard Peter for this honor.

Daniel W. Collins awarded Hancher-Finkbine Faculty Medallion

Wednesday, April 21, 2021

Tippie College of Business accounting professor Daniel W. Collins (BBA68/PhD73) has been honored with the 2021 Hancher-Finkbine Faculty Medallion. The award, the most prestigious at the University of Iowa, recognizes individuals of extraordinary ability and potential. Collins received the honor April 20, 2021 in a virtual ceremony.

Tippie Analytics wins major international analytics award

Wednesday, April 14, 2021

The Tippie College of Business at the University of Iowa has been honored as one of the top colleges in the world for preparing students for careers in business analytics.

Tippie Analytics a finalist for international analytics award

Friday, February 26, 2021

University of Iowa’s Department of Business Analytics is one of three finalists for the prestigious UPS George D. Smith Prize given annually by INFORMS, the largest international association of analytics and operations research professionals.

Brown receives top academic honor

Tuesday, September 1, 2020

In the world of academia, the success of research faculty is heavily based on how many times their work is cited by their peers. Kenneth Brown, Associate Dean for Undergraduate Program at the University of Iwoa Tippie College of Business recently received the 2020 Academy of Management Learning & Education (AMLE) Decade Award, one of the top academic honors in his field.

Burer receives top INFORMS computing society honor

Wednesday, August 26, 2020

Samuel Burer, professor of business analytics in the Tippie College of Business, along with Renato D.C. Monteiro, received the 2020 INFORMS Computing Society (ICS) prize for their pioneering work on low-rank semi-definite programming.

Rivera receives UI's Lola Lopes Award in recognition of undergraduate student advocacy

Wednesday, May 13, 2020

Claudia Gabriela Rivera, assistant director for diversity, inclusion, and student success in the University of Iowa’s Tippie College of Business Undergraduate Program Office (UPO), is the recipient of the 2020 Lola Lopes Award for Undergraduate Student Advocacy. 

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.