Dr. Amanda Phalin honored with Judy Fisher Teaching with Technology Award

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Dr. Amanda Phalin, Lecturer in the Department of Finance, Insurance and Real Estate, was the recipient of the 2016 Judy Fisher Teaching with Technology Award. The award is given annually to the Warrington College of Business professor whose teaching best exemplified the use of technology over the past year.

UF MSRE students Arjun Choudhary and Yeji Moon

Student Spotlight: Arjun Choudhary and Yeji Moon

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – MSRE students Arjun Choudhary and Yeji Moon were part of a five-person team that won an honorable citation at the Urban Land Institute Hines Competition, one of the toughest graduate student competitions in the field of real estate, development and design. With over 200 teams participating in

UF MBA team of Christina Dupre, Gabriel Gomes, Jesse Moon and Randy Perez won the Florida Intercollegiate Case Competition

UF MBA wins Florida Intercollegiate Case Competition

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Four students from UF MBA at the Hough Graduate School of Business won the Florida Intercollegiate Case Competition at the University of South Florida from February 24-25. This is the sixth straight year UF MBA has won the competition. The UF MBA team consisted of Christina Dupre,

University of Florida to host 2017 SEC MBA Case Competition

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The University of Florida will host the 2017 SEC MBA Case Competition on April 6-8. The case will feature a business problem facing Nationwide Insurance. The SEC MBA Case Competition debuted in 2013 and is a graduate-level competition that allows SEC business schools to showcase their students’

UF MBA wins Race and Case Competition

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – A team of four UF MBA students won the Race and Case Competition hosted by the University of Denver from February 24-25. The four-member team from UF MBA consisted of Michelle Gassman, Mark Jacobs, Kevin Potts and Kimberly Zwerner. UF MBA came out on top against MBA

Second annual Heavener International Case Competition a success

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The Heavener International Case Competition honored Corvinus University of Budapest as the winner of the second annual event that took place from February 5-11, 2017. Corvinus emerged out of a 20-team field that traveled to Gainesville from all over the world to compete. Joining them in the

Heavener School wins 2017 Champions Trophy Case Competition

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – A team of four Heavener School students won the Champions Trophy Case Competition on Jan. 29-Feb. 4 in Auckland, New Zealand. It was the University of Florida’s second time winning the competition in the last three years. Simone Benscher, Connor Boles, Mateo Galvis, and Amanda Rorabaugh came

Student Spotlight: Melody Zargari

Melody Zargari returned from one of the most exclusive internships in the country: the White House Internship Program. Learn more about Melody, her passion for politics, and her experience working at the nation’s most famous address. Name: Melody Zargari Hometown: Niceville, FL Major: General Business Year: Senior Student Organizations/Activities: Freshman Leadership

MBA Case Competition

UF MBA begins case competition season with win in Pittsburgh

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – A team of four students from UF MBA at the Hough Graduate of Business’s Full-Time Program won the 2017 Katz Invitational Case Competition on Jan. 27-28 at the University of Pittsburgh’s Katz Graduate School of Business. The result marked UF MBA’s third win in this event in

fisher school career banquet

Inaugural banquet opens students’ eyes to accounting careers

As Mike Quackenbush (BSAc ’92, MAcc ’93) surveyed the 40-plus business students gathered for Tuesday’s Fisher School of Accounting’s “Careers in Accounting” banquet at the Hilton UF Conference Center Hotel, he recognized a familiar look on their faces. It was the same one he had about 25 years ago when