Students

Learning for a cause

The Gator Student Investment Fund has been providing years of real-world experience for students interested in finance and helping them earn jobs at some of the most competitive firms in the industry. As the money in the fund continued to grow and be reinvested, GSIF leadership realized it was missing

Beta Alpha Psi

Fisher’s Beta Alpha Psi named a superior chapter

The Fisher School of Accounting’s Upsilon Chapter of Beta Alpha Psi received recognition as a superior chapter for its outstanding efforts during the 2016-17 academic year. Last year, the Fisher School’s chapter received the Most Improved Chapter award at the Beta Alpha Psi annual meeting. They continue their exemplary success

Student Spotlight: Brian Hoh

Dr. Brian Hoh recently returned to the classroom after more than 20 years to pursue his Executive MBA at the UF Warrington College of Business. Dr. Hoh discusses his role as a professor of neurosurgery at UF Health and what he hopes to gain from the Executive MBA program. …

Brewing a Starbucks from the ground up

Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) student Warner Walker starts his day like many in the world – with a cup of coffee. Recently, because of the heat in Atlanta, he’s been drinking a vanilla sweet cream cold brew from Starbucks. If, like Walker, you’ve ever ordered a coffee from a

Fisher School hosts 11th Annual Women in Accounting Symposium

The Fisher School of Accounting at the University of Florida Warrington College of Business recognized the importance and impact of its female students and alumnae at the 11th Annual Women in Accounting Symposium on Sept. 29. “I never dreamed that when I started in 1973 in public accounting that I’d

Meet the newest Full-Time MBA students

In 2017, 54 people started the UF MBA Full-Time program. Here are a few numbers that give a snapshot of the new students and the diverse perspectives they bring to the program. Learn more about UF MBA and how you can be a part of it.

Jordan Sherit

Sherit all about business in football and abroad

Originally written by Scott Carter, FloridaGators.com GAINESVILLE, Fla. – It’s a story Hillsborough High football coach Earl Garcia has told many times and one that resurfaces each time he runs into former Gators head coach Will Muschamp. If Garcia had not called Muschamp in the summer of 2012 for clarity,

Gabe Hensley

Student Spotlight: Gabriel Hensley

Air Force Combat Rescue Officer Gabriel Hensley lives in Cocoa Beach with his wife and four children. As an active officer of the Air Force, Gabriel balances his military duties and his entrepreneurial dreams. He completed UF’s Veterans Entrepreneurship Program, which inspired him to enroll in the Master of Science

Alex Llodra

Gaining Global Experience

Alex Llodra wasn’t sure what to expect when she started an internship at Vandergeeten Trading Co. in Beijing. Feeling uncomfortable at the beginning of her internship while in a foreign culture turned into one of the most beneficial experiences of her life. “I am always looking for ways to develop

Bala Poddar

Doubling UF Degrees

Growing up in Gainesville, Bala Poddar always wanted to graduate from the University of Florida. On Saturday, he makes that dream a reality for the second time. Poddar received his bachelor’s degree in marketing from UF in 2011 and returned to graduate from the UF MBA program. From the very