Recent News

Tippie offers undergraduate to graduate transition program

Monday, January 28, 2019

Tippie offers a new undergrad-to-graduate option that allows undergraduate students in designated majors to start taking graduate classes their senior year so they can get a master's degree just one year after their bachelor's degree. Learn more in this Daily Iowan article.

First person: preparation

Wednesday, January 16, 2019

Preparing to go abroad has been an ongoing process. After making the decision to study abroad, choosing a program, and planning my course schedule with my advisor, I was ready to apply to the CIMBA Program. The application process was straightforward: my transcripts, answering a number of short essay questions about how I could benefit from the experience, and a faculty reference letter.

First person: the decision to study abroad

Wednesday, January 9, 2019

Before my college career began, I knew I wanted to study abroad. No one in my family, not even extended relatives, had ventured outside North America. I wanted to be the first and I made sure my advisor knew this when we met at orientation.

When Tippie becomes your 'second family': Victoria Vaughn's December 2018 commencement address

Monday, December 17, 2018

So let’s embrace the next journey and the challenges that may follow, even if that means changing course as I did so many months ago. And let us never forget that if we’re feeling a little lost, we can always come back home.

MBA team finishes second in U.S. Chamber of Commerce competition

Thursday, December 6, 2018

A team of Tippie MBA students finished in second place in the finals of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s MBA Case Competition held Nov. 30 in Washington, D.C.

At 105, our oldest Hawkeye?

Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Catherine Shors turned 105 on May 20, making her one of the oldest living UI alumni, if not the oldest. While the university logs the date of birth of its 275,000 living alumni, deaths are not always reported to the university, making it difficult to determine if she’s the standard-bearer for longevity.

Tippie alumni: Our greatest asset

Tuesday, November 27, 2018

This cover story from the winter 2018-19 issue of Tippie Magazine showcases how alumni are carrying on the tradition of giving back to their alma mater by mentoring students, returning for speaking engagements throughout the year, and even contributing to the research endeavors of Tippie faculty members and graduate students.