Recent News

STEM Innovator Ed Camp 2018 a great success

Friday, August 3, 2018

Teachers from Iowa, Illinois, California, and New Jersey were onsite in July for some intensive training and networking during the Jacobson Institute’s annual STEM Innovator® Ed Camp.

Tippie Tech scores

Wednesday, August 1, 2018

Several Tippie Tech students took home awards from contests held during the first ever U.S. Information Technology Collegiate Conference held in San Antonio in April 2018.

Firms strategically tweet only good news

Monday, July 2, 2018

A new study from the Tippie College of Business confirms the expectation that publicly traded firms tend to strategically tweet financial information only if they have good news to report.

Study casts doubt on the assumption that women have more negative attitudes about clinical research

Monday, June 25, 2018

Cardiovascular disease kills more women every year than any other disease, but researchers looking for cures have long been vexed by low numbers of women willing to participate in clinical trials that are needed to develop the drugs and techniques that can save lives. For years, researchers have surmised that women simply have more negative attitudes about various aspects of clinical research. But a new study by a researcher at the University of Iowa casts doubt on that assumption.

In the news

Monday, June 25, 2018

According to Assistant Professor of Accounting Scott Asay, his research indicates forward-looking statements still mislead investors, despite disclaimers.

Brown works to keep her vanishing culture alive

Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Brought to Iowa as part of Governor Robert Ray’s resettlement initiative, Matsalyn Brown preserves the culture of her people, the Tai Dam of Vietnam.

Research standouts: Gender in the workplace

Friday, June 8, 2018

The Tippie College of Business accomplished a major coup in the past two years when it hired three new assistant professors in the Department of Management and Organizations (M&O) — Michele Williams, Rong Su, and Beth Livingston. Each woman is outstanding in her field of research, and serendipitously, what they have in common is an interest in gender research aimed at solving real-world business problems.