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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.

Tippie research: exchanging knowledge, making lives better, solving issues

Thursday, June 13, 2019

Among U.S. institutions of higher education, 62 hold the distinguished research university designation from the Association of American Universities (AAU), including the University of Iowa. Why is this important?

The Hart Fund: Introducing Tippie's student-managed fixed-income investment fund

Friday, May 3, 2019

Lorraine Hart (MBA75) was part of the first wave of women who began bringing diversity to the financial industry. Now she is leveraging her career success to diversify experiential-learning programming for a new generation of Tippie finance students by launching the college’s first student-managed fixed-income investment fund: The Hart Fund.

Series A.I.: Tippie alumni and students are moving the world's first A.I. medical diagnostic system into the marketplace

Friday, May 3, 2019

With $33 million in series A funding, Tippie alumni and student consultants are moving the world’s first A.I. medical diagnostic system to the marketplace.

Seven Sundays: This former consumer-investment banker is flipping the breakfast aisle on its head

Tuesday, April 23, 2019

It started with an extended honeymoon in New Zealand. Leaving behind her investment banking job in New York, Hannah Barnstable (BBA04) and her husband, Brady, took to the mountains for unplugged days filled with hiking where they were inspired by the landscape and fueled with a new-to-them meal served at their bed and breakfast: muesli.

Students win cash prizes at 2019 Frontier Co-op-Tippie Impact Competition

Friday, April 19, 2019

University of Iowa students had the chance to present their sustainable business pitches to win cash prizes at the 2019 Frontier Co-op – Tippie Impact Competition, held on Friday, April 12.

Tippie College of Business name changes reflect focus on innovation and data analysis

Thursday, April 18, 2019

The University of Iowa’s Tippie College of Business has renamed two of its academic departments to better reflect a curriculum that’s increasingly focused on innovation, entrepreneurship, and data analysis across business disciplines.