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Members of Phi Beta Lambda team at the Florida PBL State Leadership Conference

Heavener student receives notable leadership award

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Shuyun Xue, a junior Management major at the Heavener School of Business at the Warrington College of Business Administration, was the recipient of the Rob Kelleher Memorial Award at the Florida Phi Beta Lambda (PBL) State Leadership Conference on March 21-24 at the Rosen Plaza Hotel in

Craig Petrus

Hough Graduate School to host “Stay in the Swamp” Career Fair

The Graduate Business Career Services office (GBCS) at the Hough Graduate School of Business will host the first-ever “Stay in the Swamp” Career Fair from 6 pm to 9 pm on Thursday at Hough Hall (Room 150). The event, co-sponsored by Florida Works and the Gainesville Area Chamber of Commerce,

2013 BloombergBusinessweek Undergraduate Rankings #15 among publics

Warrington among top 15 undergraduate programs

GAINESVILLE, Fla. –The undergraduate programs in the Warrington College of Business Administration ranked 15th among U.S. public universities in Bloomberg Businessweek’s 2013 “Best Undergraduate Business Schools” edition. The Warrington College’s place at No. 15 among publics and 37th overall marks its highest finish since this publication began ranking undergraduate programs

David Nassau

A hopscotch entrepreneur finds his minor: Innovation

Thanks to Innovation Academy, Warrington student David Nassau is having a unique UF experience. David Nassau showed up at high school one day in a suit and tie and announced his status as a founding member of the school’s varsity hopscotch team. He recruited a teacher to join the prank

UF MBA successfully defends Intercollegiate Cup

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – UF MBA at the Hough Graduate School of Business won the 2013 Florida Intercollegiate Business Case Competition on Feb. 21-23 at the University of South Florida. The victory marked the first time in the program’s history that UF MBA has won the Intercollegiate Cup in consecutive years.

Matthew Alvin, Sherif El-Refai, Stephanie Newton, Kayley Fordham, and Todd Hales

UF MBA takes third place at Wake Forest case competition

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – A team of five students from UF MBA at the Hough Graduate School of Business finished in third place at the 4th Annual Biotechnology Conference & Case Competition hosted by Wake Forest University on Feb. 8-9. UF MBA’s team of Matthew Alvin, Sherif El-Refai, Kayley Fordham, Todd

Hough graduate programs featured prominently in global rankings

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The Hough Graduate School of Business had nine of its programs rank in the top 20 among U.S. public universities, including seven placing in the top 10, in Eduniversal’s Best Masters Rankings 2012/2013. Eduniversal divided the 30 graduate programs it measured into two parts: Sixteen specialized majors

Heavener team places second at national business ethics case competition

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – John Bryan and Rachel Chang, seniors at the Heavener School of Business at the Warrington College of Business Administration, placed second at the Collegiate Ethics Case Competition held Oct. 25-27 at the University of Arizona’s Eller College of Management. The duo also placed first in the essay

Heavener students place third in international case competition

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – A team of four students from the Heavener School of Business at the Warrington College of Business Administration placed third at the Thammasat Undergraduate Business Challenge on Aug. 14-18 at the Centara Grand Hotel in Bangkok. The Heavener team of Eileen Cowdery (Marketing), Chris Howard (Economics), Ali

Claudison Azard, Shuyun Xue, and Jackie Campuzano

Heavener students excel at Phi Beta Lambda national conference

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Shuyun Xue, a junior Management major at the Heavener School of Business, was elected national Secretary of Future Business Leaders of America-Phi Beta Lambda for the 2012-13 term during the organization’s National Leadership Conference on June 24-28 in San Antonio. Xue will serve on Phi Beta Lambda’s