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AIB College of Business to become the University of Iowa Des Moines campus

Historic agreement will expand access to UI programs
AIB College of Business today (Monday, Jan. 26) announced that it will become the University of Iowa Des Moines campus. Transition is expected to take at least a year, but the two schools will immediately establish an integration team to begin the process. Eventually Iowa will own AIB’s land and buildings, and AIB students will become Iowa students.

Fact Sheet about AIB College of Business

Here's a fact sheet about the AIB College of Business, which provides details about the name, leadership, academics, and more.

Financial Times releases 2015 Global MBA ranking; Tippie makes massive gains

UI named No. 2 in finance worldwide, No. 31 nationally, No. 1 in salary increase
The University of Iowa's Tippie College of Business MBA Program is ranked 31 in the U.S. and 63 in the world overall according to the Financial Times global MBA ranking, published Monday, Jan. 26.

Steering teens safe

Lunch and Learn in Des Moines looks at programs reducing crash rates
How do we best prepare the next generation of drivers? That topic will be the focus of the upcoming Hawkeye Lunch and Learn event, as Corinne Peek-Asa presents “Steering Teens Safe: How Research Has Informed Best Practices for New Drivers.”
UI Library learning commons

Embracing the future, preserving the past

UI librarians discuss the modern library at Feb. 11 Lunch and Learn
In the not-too-distant past, the distance between you and the vast collections at University of Iowa Libraries was dictated by geography. But changes in the ways information is discovered, shared, and used are transforming university research libraries and opening access to anyone with a computer.

The Student Experience: Sraavya Undurty

Biomedical engineering student was quick to impress in research labs
Sraavya Undurty, a University of Iowa senior and biomedical engineering major from West Des Moines, has worked in two faculty research laboratories, helped teach an engineering class to her peers, and volunteers at UI Hospitals and Clinics, just to name a few of her many accomplishments and activities.
Jon Abdo tutoring a student

Unique UI program offering student-to-student academic assistance, guidance

Coach program providing another avenue for student success
The University of Iowa's Student Success Coach program offers student-to-student guidance available in every residence hall about anything from goal setting and time management to getting involved on campus.

Storm Lake Scholars Program offers resources, support

Scholarship providing degree opportunity for first-generation students
A new scholarship is providing up to 10 first-generation students from Storm Lake, Iowa, the oppportunity to attend the University of Iowa at no cost.

Honors STEM Advisory Council to renew UI/Kirkwood hub partnership

The executive committee of the Iowa Governor’s Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Advisory Council has voted to renew hub partnerships with all six of its current regional STEM hub institutions for another three-year term beginning next summer. The institutions include Iowa