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Dec. 9, 2008

At A Glance

Wipro CFO to discuss strategy development in Tippie appearance Dec. 9

Sridhar Ramasubbu, CFO of the America's for the technology services company Wipro, will discuss business strategy development when he speaks at the University of Iowa's Tippie College of Business at noon Tuesday, Dec. 9 in Room 425 of the Pomerantz Career Center.

In his position, Ramasubbu helps to develop strategic planning and merger and acquisition initiatives for the North American division of the Indian technology company. Admission is free and open to the public.

UI Writers' Workshop conversations premiere on Big Ten Network Dec. 11

"Conversations from the Iowa Writers' Workshop," a new series produced by the
University of Iowa Center for Media Production, will debut on the Big Ten Network Thursday, Dec. 11, at 3 p.m. with additional cablecasts Monday, Dec. 15 at 3 a.m. and Wednesday, Dec. 17 at 9 a.m.

The first program, hosted by Writers' Workshop graduate and International Writing Program staff member Kecia Lynn, features workshop alumna Curtis Sittenfeld, the author of "Prep" and "American Wife."

Future programs will include Pulitzer Prize winners Michael Cunningham and Marilynne Robinson; alumnus and faculty member Ethan Canin, author of "America America"; and recent workshop guest Andre Dubus III.

The conversations will be viewable later on the Center for Media Production's
YouTube site: http://www.youtube.com/uimediaproduction. Currently available on that site are a series of Big Ten Network videos about the flood of 2008, the
Department of Dance's 2007 Dance Gala and the Hawkeye Marching Band.

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