Recent News

Information for Tippie-affiliated student organizations regarding COVID-19

Friday, March 13, 2020

As you have heard, following the identification of COVID-19 cases in Johnson County, the University of Iowa is suspending face-to-face instruction for two weeks following spring break. The university will move to virtual instruction beginning March 23, 2020, and continue remotely through at least April 3, 2020To align with this decision and proactively maintain the health and safety of our community, we are asking all student organizations affiliated with Tippie to suspend all in-person meetings and events between March 23rd and April 3rd. Social distancing, less frequent face-to-face contact with other people, has been proven to substantially reduce the spread of illness like COVID-19. In that spirit, you can continue to conduct business as an organization but you must do so without convening as a group, face-to-face.

Tippie on trend when it comes to sustainability

Monday, March 9, 2020

Here are three global business trends to have on your horizon. The first – regarding the economic implications of coronavirus – is timely with current events, while the other two, on sustainability and immigrants in the workforce, are more long-term ideas.

Kid concerns kill creativity, career

Friday, March 6, 2020

Career-driven workers focused on promotion may unwittingly hold themselves back with a “creativity tax” they pay through concern for their family’s well-being, a new study from the University of Iowa’s Tippie College of Business finds.

Marketing professor receives top university award for teaching

Tuesday, March 3, 2020

Associate Professor of Practice Nancy Abram received a 2019 President and Provost Award for Teaching, the University of Iowa’s top teaching honor.

Tippie teams dominate diversity and business ethics case competition

Thursday, February 27, 2020

Student teams from the Tippie College of Business placed first and third at the Fifth Annual Diversity and Business Ethics Case Competition hosted by the Leeds School of Business at the University of Colorado Boulder.

When the boss is sick of your complaining

Thursday, February 13, 2020

Employees are often advised to frame conversations with their bosses as offering solutions to workplace problems instead of just pointing out what isn’t working, lest they earn a reputation as a squeaky wheel.

Tippie embraces composting to achieve waste-reduction goals

Thursday, February 13, 2020

The Tippie College of Business created a composting program for its faculty and staff to fulfill waste-reduction goals.