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Remy Jennings, Dong Hyun Shin, Jim Parrino and Yiduo Shao pose for a photo with their teaching awards from Warrington.

Three management PhD students honored with teaching awards

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Ph.D. students Remy Jennings (Ph.D. ’22), Yiduo Shao (Ph.D. ’22) and Dong Hyun Shin (Ph.D. ’21) were awarded Warrington College of Business Ph.D. Teaching Awards for their teaching efforts in the spring 2020 semester.  The award is

Dominik Vinke

How the Master of International Business is preparing this Fulbright Scholar for a career with a global focus

Dominik Vinke (MIB ’21) is set to complete his Master of International Business this summer. The Germany-native came to the University of Florida as a Fulbright Scholar. Read more about Dominik and how the Master of International Business (MIB) program

Jay Ritter and Minmo Gahng

SPAC Backed by Father Gains 84% Buying Firm Run by Daughter

Research from Cordell Eminent Scholar Jay Ritter and Ph.D. student Minmo Gahng inform this story about Jay Sidhu’s Megalith SPAC merging with BM Technologies.  Read the story from Bloomberg. 

Sofia Gomez is a Fisher School of Accounting student

Fisher student receives respected scholarship

Fisher School of Accounting student Sofia Gomez received the 2021-22 Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB) academic scholarship. The scholarship will cover $10,000 worth of tuition, fees, books and supplies. Gomez will graduate in 2022 with her bachelor’s and master’s

Sam Campion balances fatherhood with his MBA

Juggling fatherhood with an MBA

Working from home, supporting your spouse in her career, raising two young children and completing an MBA, all at the same time, requires some serious time management – but it is very rewarding. In the summer of 2020, with a

Felipe Affonso

Delivering “Serendipity”: Seemingly Random Product Discovery, Aided by Technology

Research from marketing Ph.D. student Felipe Affonso highlights how marketers can capitalize on the power of serendipity to increase consumer satisfaction. Read more about how marketers can do this by going beyond surprising consumers, because serendipity is not just a

Jay Ritter and Minmo Gahng

For Startup Leaders, SPACs Have Lost Their Allure

Research from Cordell Eminent Scholar Jay Ritter and finance Ph.D. student Minmo Gahng informs this story about entrepreneurs growing increasingly wary about the money-raising tool after watching peers’ stocks slide and investors balk. Read more in this story from the

Sachin Jaitly

Bitcoin on the Balance Sheet? Two in Crummer Community Say ‘Yes’

UF DBA student and Rollins College alumnus Sachin Jaitly (DBA ’23) and Gregory Mecca of Tessera Venture Partners make the case for Bitcoin as a store of value and hedge against inflation. Read on to see why Jaitly and Mecca

Digital atrium setting with tv screens with various company logos indicating booths students could visit at the Gator Graduate Career Fair

How Warrington’s Business Career Services transitioned career events online during the COVID-19 pandemic

The University of Florida Warrington College of Business has a longstanding culture of innovation when it comes to online education. From starting its Online MBA program in 1999 to expanding the college’s specialized master’s programs fully online in the past

Tara Bode graduated from the Warrington College of Business

How Warrington students solved a communications company’s problem with AI and analytics

Prior to enrolling in the Master of Science in Information Systems and Operations Management program at the University of Florida, I was foreign to the keywords of the program: coding, modeling, and data analytics. However, I knew that I had