Recent News

In the news

May 2, 2018

Tippie faculty and staff members Nancy Abram, Dave Deyak, and Cathy Zaharis are mentioned in several recent news articles in the press.

UI student-owned business wins prestigious startup competition

April 12, 2018

ABAL Therapeutics, a business started by three University of Iowa students that designs software providing therapy for children with autism, recently won the grand prize at Texas Christian University’s prestigious Values and Ventures business startup competition.

Tippie students win internships for best NCAA tournament picks

April 6, 2018

Like many basketball fans, University of Iowa students Charlie Ruff and James Micheli participated in an NCAA basketball tournament bracket challenge this spring. But while most such challenges award the winners with a lunch or small cash payoff, Ruff and Micheli won something different: internships.

One Day for Iowa

April 5, 2018

One Day for Iowa encouraged UI alumni, parents, friends, and fans to contribute to the university and take advantage of limited-time challenges that could increase the impact of their donation.

Study finds business websites that create interactive online communities generate more traffic than online billboards

April 2, 2018

A new study suggests that businesses generate more traffic to their websites if they turn them into online communities, with blogs, discussion forums, and links to social media sites.

In the news

March 29, 2018

Dimy Doresca and Peggy Stover comment on trade wars and credit cards in two recent news stories.

Study suggests social media sentiment has little impact on stock returns

March 27, 2018

Businesses and organizations spend a lot of time and energy monitoring what customers say about them online, but do those conversations on social media affect the value of a company?