Recent News

Crafting student success

Wednesday, October 7, 2020

When John Hall (66MBA) launched Goose Island Brewing Company in 1988, he chose to support a local nonprofit, Erie Neighborhood House, during the brewery’s opening-day party. John ended up serving on their board for 30 years, and during those three decades of service, he developed a passion for supporting education—especially for first-generation college students.

UI group wins $1 million to work on medical artificial intelligence

Tuesday, October 6, 2020

AI algorithms could revolutionize medicine. Tippie Analytics is part of a $1 milion National Science Foundation (NSF) grant to explore how.

Tippie announces all off-campus graduate courses will continue online in winter/spring

Wednesday, September 30, 2020

After careful consideration and with concern for the health and welfare of its students, faculty, and staff, the Tippie College of Business has made the decision to move all off-campus graduate courses for the Winter 2020 session and 11-week Spring 2021 classes to a virtual format. This applies to all graduate courses taught at sites in Cedar Rapids, Des Moines, and Davenport.

Seal of approval: study shows earning a trustworthiness badge helps online sales

Wednesday, September 23, 2020

Online merchants who have earned a literal seal of approval for their website sell more, while less reliable sellers who lack such an endorsement sell less according to a new University of Iowa Tippie College of Business study.

University of Iowa Tippie College of Business creates new DEI position

Wednesday, September 23, 2020

As a part of its action plan and diversity, equity, and inclusion initiative, the University of Iowa Tippie College of Business created a new faculty fellow position and named Michele Williams as the first person to take on the role.

‘U.S. News’ ranks UI first among public universities for writing; Tippie 21st among public business schools

Wednesday, September 23, 2020

The 2021 rankings from U.S. News & World Report place the Tippie College of Business 21st among business programs at public universities. The college is also a significant part of the university ecosystem that earned first place among public universities in the inaugural “writing in the disciplines” ranking for “making the writing process a priority at all levels of instruction and across the curriculum.”

Student enrollment numbers remain steady in the midst of the pandemic

Saturday, September 19, 2020

Despite a worldwide pandemic and uncertainty about the 2020-2021 school year, enrollment numbers at the Tippie College of Business are holding strong.