Recent News

Finishing her MBA degree 7,700 miles from home

June 28, 2017

Iris Hui began her MBA studies in Hong Kong and is finishing it on campus.

Iowa Cubs fans order food with app developed by UI startup

June 27, 2017

No waiting in the concessions line for Iowa Cubs fans at Principal Park, thanks to an app developed by a UI startup.

Higher tuition does not imply highter educational revenues

June 25, 2017

We have observed increases in average tuition for decades, but these increases have largely been offset by decreases in the level of state support. Does tuition rise because state support declines? Or, does state support decline because tuition rises?

Faculty help African entrepreneurs build businesses

June 15, 2017

Tippie faculty help African entrepreneurs develop businesses in their home countries. 

2017's best & worst states for teen drivers

June 13, 2017

To help parents ensure their teens’ safety while also safeguarding their finances, WalletHub analyzed the teen-driving environment in each of the 50 states using a collection of 21 key metrics. Our data set ranges from number of teen driver fatalities to average cost of car repairs to presence of impaired-driving laws. Read on for our findings, expert commentary and a full description of our methodology.

CEO Lori Pedelty: Always a Hawkeye

May 31, 2017

Read the profile of Lori Pedelty, CEO of Pedelty Enterprises, a leading Chicagoland management consulting firm. She received a BBA in 1980 from the Tippie College of Business at the University of Iowa.

SwineTech raises $1.3 million Series A to stop sows crushing their piglets

May 24, 2017

https://agfundernews.com/exclusive-swinetech-raises-1-3m-series-a-to-stop-sows-crushing-their-piglets.html

In the U.S. alone the last year, 80 million piglets were crushed to death by their mothers. SwineTech is hoping to significantly reduce that number with new technology.