Tippie College of Business

Melissa Myers: Judo Champ

Throwing down, all the way to the top

UI sophomore to represent U.S. in world junior judo tournament
Melissa Myers has an easy way to deal with stress: she grabs people and throws them around. It's a disciplined form of release—the University of Iowa sophomore is a longtime judo competitor, one who will represent the U.S. in the upcoming World Judo Championships.
Chinese students enjoy a marketing strategy class in the Tippie College of Business.

CCTV Chinese president's relationship with Iowa fuels Chinese student interest in UI

One in 10 University of Iowa undergraduate students is Chinese and interest continues to grow. Part of this interest is fueled by Chinese President Xi Jingpin's long-standing relationship with the state of Iowa and Gov. Terry Branstad, as well as UI's reputation for academic excellence and the friendly, welcoming community.

While the Hawkeye Marching Band entertained the crowd outside the College of Pharmacy at lunchtime on Friday, 10/17, Herky and Jeanine Abrons, clinical assistant professor in the college, paused for a selfie.

UI faculty and staff give back

'We Are Phil' turns 3; campaign runs Sept. 28-Oct. 2
Last academic year, more than 3,100 University of Iowa faculty and staff members made charitable donations to support the university, with their contributions amounting to more than $4 million. Now in its third year, We Are Phil will hold its annual appeal Sept. 28-Oct. 2 on the UI campus.
Sample Instagram post for Pancheros new marketing campaign

Getting an A in burritos

UI marketing students help develop new marketing campaign for Iowa City-based Pancheros’ expansion to East Coast
A new Pancheros Mexican Grill marketing campaign rolling out this week features a component developed by a team of UI marketing students as part of a class project.

UI ranked 34th best public national university by 'U.S. News'

University of Iowa is also ranked in undergraduate business and engineering
The University of Iowa ranks 34th among the nation's best public universities, according to the latest rankings published by the magazine "U.S. News & World Report."