Goodbye Jetlag: Brad Downes is bringing supersonic travel to the masses

Sunday, November 22, 2020

Brad Downes’ accounting degree took him to Wall Street and Groupon. His next big challenge: bring supersonic travel to the masses.

Businesses bear COVID-19 cost burden

Monday, March 23, 2020

The Hawkinson Institute's director, Brian Richman, comments in this Daily Iowan story about the economy after COVID-19.

A tale of four institutes: powerful experiences and networks prepare students for careers

Thursday, June 13, 2019

In the Tippie College of Business, a powerful mechanism exists for providing its students with real-world experiences and relationships that lead to careers. Four student-focused institutes forge networks and experiential learning that advance classroom knowledge to the next level. The Hawkinson Institute, Marketing Institute, Tippie Analytics Cooperative, and Vaughan Institute for Risk Management and Insurance all support the professional development of students. Participating students expand their industry-specific knowledge, plus, they emerge with strong skill sets that appeal to employers in several sectors—banking, marketing, business analytics, and insurance.

The Tippie Connection: a passion for excellence and a legacy of giving back launches student’s career

Thursday, May 10, 2018

When we tell student success stories, what sometimes gets lost are the stories of all the people who made that success possible. Each one of us stands on the shoulders of those who have gone before us. Our families raised us, faculty mold us, alumni give back with their time, counsel, and hard-earned money. This is the story of a Tippie student from Burlington, Iowa, who through a solid curriculum, good advice, and hard work landed a job offer with Goldman Sachs following her graduation in May 2018. And it's also a story of some of the people whose shoulders she's standing on.  

The bulge bracket rush: Banks seeking earlier access to biz undergrads

Monday, March 6, 2017

Recruiting for internships at banks is occurring earlier than ever.

The Hawkinson Institute of Finance: A student perspective

Tuesday, December 20, 2016

Here Grayson Zaun and Taylor Wingert, finance students at the Hawkinson Institute of Finance, Tippie College of Business of the University of Iowa, share their experiences and goals regarding investment banking. Smart young people...we should all be proud.

Down in the valley

Monday, November 28, 2016

The Tippie College of Business’ Hawkinson Institute of Business Finance trains UI students for careers in corporate finance, and more and more of them are looking to California’s booming San Francisco Bay Area to get their careers started.