Recent News

CEO Lori Pedelty: Always a Hawkeye

May 31, 2017

Read the profile of Lori Pedelty, CEO of Pedelty Enterprises, a leading Chicagoland management consulting firm. She received a BBA in 1980 from the Tippie College of Business at the University of Iowa.

SwineTech raises $1.3 million Series A to stop sows crushing their piglets

May 24, 2017

In the U.S. alone the last year, 80 million piglets were crushed to death by their mothers. SwineTech is hoping to significantly reduce that number with new technology.

Alum steps down from role as Governor's Chief of Staff

May 23, 2017

Tippie alum Michael Bousselot steps down as Chief of Staff for the Governore of Iowa. 

UI dean, colleagues challenge business college rankings

May 21, 2017

In this Des Moines Register article, Ken Brown, associate dean of the Tippie Undergraduate Program, and colleagues call on educational institutions to "take a collective stand" against popular ranking systems for colleges used by U.S. News and others.

Tippie College of Business reports 97.2% career placement rate

May 11, 2017

An outstanding 97.2% of Tippie grads from the Class of 2016 and December 2015 were employed or furthering their education within six months of graduation, a 1.7% increase over the previous year.

Kirkwood honors Tippie with center name following new $1.1 million gift

May 11, 2017

A Cedar Rapids Gazette news story lauds Henry B. Tippie for his recent contribution to Kirkwood Community College that results in a building being named the Tippie Business Education Center. Read the full article on the Cedar Rapids Gazette website.

Alum finds success as owner of Shakespeare's in Iowa City

May 10, 2017

Tippie alum finds success as bar owner