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Sue Taylor brings innovation and leadership skills to Gates Foundation

Thursday, December 5, 2019

Bill Gates created software that transformed the world forever. As chief information officer of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Sue Taylor (MBA01) enables digital transformation at the charitable foundation.

A decade of deanship for International Programs

Tuesday, December 3, 2019

Tippie lecturer and the director of the Institute for International Business, Dimy Doresca, refelects on Downing Thomas' impact on the university as he steps down as associate provost and dean of International Programs. 

Researchers find loneliness could contribute to over-spending, impulsive purchases

Wednesday, November 27, 2019

Professor Alice Wang at the University of Iowa's Tippie College of Business has researched lonliness and its effect on consumer behavior, namely its connection to over-spending, impulse buying, and even over-eating.

'Next Big Thing' at Risk as Fewer Women, Minorities Get Patents

Monday, November 25, 2019

Plenty of women and members of minority groups are hoping to invent the next iPhone, blockbuster medicine, or top-selling toy, but too often they don’t get patents that would ensure they get paid for their ideas.

Culture clash could be to blame for UnityPoint, Sanford Health merger halt

Monday, November 25, 2019

A number of factors could have contributed to UnityPoint Health’s decision not to go forward with a formal partnership with a South Dakota-based system, even after months of discussions, experts say. But it may have come down to clashing cultures.

UI's next business dean faces shifting demands

Thursday, November 21, 2019

Sarah Gardial will be a hard act to follow as dean of the University of Iowa’s Tippie College of Business, but those invested in the college’s success say her replacement will need to continue the work of adapting to the changing demands of both business and students, while keeping fundraising levels high enough to attract world-class faculty and researchers.

Kristof-Brown named interim dean of the Tippie College of Business

Tuesday, November 19, 2019

Amy Kristof-Brown, senior associate dean and Henry B. Tippie Research Professor in Management for the Tippie College of Business, has been named interim dean by UI Executive Vice President and Provost Montserrat Fuentes pending approval by the Board of Regents. Kristof-Brown will begin as interim dean in March 2020 and will serve in this role until a new dean is named following Dean Sarah Fisher Gardial’s departure.