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Warrington young alumni recognized with UF honor

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Warrington College of Business Administration graduates Steven DeRose, Kim Kaupe and Bridget Stomberg were recipients of the University of Florida’s Outstanding Young Alumni Awards on Saturday at Emerson Alumni Hall. The Outstanding Young Alumni Award, established by

Former Bishop Kenny basketball players and Bruce Kujawa

Former players rallying to aid of Warrington alum

Bruce Kujawa (BSBA ’80, MBA ’83) supported his players on and off the court. A former assistant basketball coach at Jacksonville’s Bishop Kenny High School, Kujawa encouraged them to not quit the sport when it got tough, and acted as

Al Warrington

A Gator for the Ages: College’s namesake pledges $75 million

Alumnus’ gift to the Warrington College of Business Administration is the largest in University of Florida history. Friday night marked a historic moment for the Warrington College of Business Administration and the University of Florida. During the Academy of Golden

Student studying on a laptop

UF MBA at the Hough Graduate School of Business ranks third among online graduate business programs

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – UF MBA’s Internet Program at the Hough Graduate School of Business ranked No. 3 in the nation among online graduate business programs in the “2014 U.S. News & World Report Best Online Programs” released Wednesday. “We are

Fisher School dedicates atrium to longtime professor

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The Fisher School of Accounting at the Warrington College of Business Administration dedicated the atrium of Gerson Hall, the home of the Fisher School, to longtime accounting professor Dr. Irvin N. Gleim. Dr. Gleim was an innovative

Albert signing Heavener Hall beam

Heavener School celebrates progress of new undergraduate building

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The Warrington College of Business Administration celebrated the progress of Heavener Hall, the College’s new state-of-the-art undergraduate building, with a beam-signing ceremony Friday. About 100 guests gathered for the ceremony, which was held on Heavener Hall’s construction

The University of Florida gateway by Heavener Hall

US News ranks Heavener School of Business 16th in the nation among publics

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The Heavener School of Business at the Warrington College of Business Administration ranked 16th among all U.S. public undergraduate business programs in U.S. News & World Report’s “2014 Best Colleges” issue. The Heavener School of Business, which

Dr. Gary McGill

Fisher School’s undergraduate program ranks sixth among U.S. public accounting programs

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The Fisher School of Accounting’s undergraduate program ranked sixth among all U.S. public accounting programs in U.S. News & World Report’s “2014 Best Colleges” edition. Overall, Fisher’s undergraduate program ranked 11th among all U.S. private and public

Bill Alcorn

Organization’s award highlights alumnus’ work for businesswomen

In the competitive and sometimes cutthroat world of big business, Bill Alcorn (BSBA ’71) is somewhat of an enigma. While some business executives do all they can to shield competitors from the marketplace, Alcorn did everything he could to welcome

Bill Heavener

Governor names Heavener, Rosenberg to UF Board of Trustees

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Gov. Rick Scott on Wednesday appointed two new members of the University of Florida Board of Trustees. James W. “Bill” Heavener and Dr. Jason Rosenberg will succeed Michael Heekin and Alan Levine. Heavener and Rosenberg will serve