Recent News

Mandela Washington Fellows spending time in Iowa

Sunday, July 24, 2016

The Mandela Washington Fellowship for African Leaders is making a six-week stop in Iowa.

Venture School Student Accelerator Program wrapped up Thursday

Friday, July 22, 2016

A team looking to capitalize on the popularity of online streaming in the gaming community won the best startup award Thursday during the culmination of an eight-week-long program at the University of Iowa.

Tippie College new home in the Quad Cities ready for business

Tuesday, July 19, 2016

Iowa’s highest-ranked part-time MBA program has a new “home” in the Quad Cities: the Birchwood Fields Learning Center in Davenport.

Finding love in Iowa City (and coming back for it)

Monday, July 18, 2016

Iowa City is a place of milestones for Wu Hao and Wu Ximeng. For the two University of Iowa graduates, the town is where they became enamored of the UI community, pursued their education, found love, and, later, returned to marry. 

Study: gender-specific networks, talent development programs foster more female Iowa business leaders

Monday, July 18, 2016

Iowa companies that value assertive leaders have fewer women in managerial roles, while companies that value communicative, inspiring, compassionate and sensitive leaders have more women in executive roles.

Be clear, calm and concise when you complain

Friday, July 15, 2016

We’ve all likely had our run-ins with customer service representatives as we try to get a refund or credit. Catherine Cole, professor of marketing and department chair at the Tippie College of Business at the University of Iowa, says to be successful in complaining, be specific and clear.

Business camp inspires kids

Friday, July 15, 2016

University of Iowa's Jacobson Institute hosted first weeklong session in Marion this year.