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UF SIFE, Wells Fargo team up for “Day of Difference”

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The Students in Free Enterprise (SIFE) team at the Warrington College of Business Administration and Wells Fargo Bank participated in the fifth annual Day of Difference on Feb. 25 touching the lives of thousands of elementary students

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Warrington undergraduate programs ranked 16th in premier magazine

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Bloomberg Businessweek ranked the Warrington College of Business Administration’s undergraduate programs 16th among U.S. public business schools in its Best Undergraduate Business Schools 2011 rankings. Warrington’s undergraduate programs ranked 42nd overall— its highest rating in the six-year

UF MBA integrates iPad into Distance Learning curriculum

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – UF MBA’s commitment to innovation and providing its students with the latest in technology education has been strengthened with the awarding of the Apple iPad to every UF MBA Internet candidate. More than 100 iPads were presented

Fisher students receive honorable mention at Deloitte case competition

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Four students from the Fisher School of Accounting received honorable mention for their performance in the Deloitte Tax Case Study Competition. Jennifer Glenn, Jacob Hart, Daniel Johnson and Kelsey Lueck were one of only seven teams to

Warrington student places second in national business writing competition

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Iris Zhang, a senior finance major at the Warrington College of Business Administration, finished second in the Association for Business Communication 2010 Student Writing contest. In this competition, students are presented a case scenario and are asked

UF team places third at Johnson & Johnson Business Case Competition

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – A team of five UF undergraduates from the Warrington School of Business Administration took third place in the Johnson & Johnson Business Case Competition held April 8-9 at Johnson & Johnson’s headquarters in New Brunswick, N.J. The

UF MBA students compete in 2010 Florida Intercollegiate Case Competition

UF MBA students Chelsey Campbell, Nick Digirolamo, Michael Scott, and Danny Zeenberg, traveled to the University of South Florida to compete in the 2010 Florida Intercollegiate Case Competition. Five other Florida universities competed against them including FSU, Miami, FAU, FIU,

Ph.D. alum recognized at global IS conference

Gainesville, Fla. – Hong Guo (Ph.D., 2009), a graduate in Information Systems & Operations Management (ISOM), was named runner up for the 2009 International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS) Best Doctoral Dissertation Award. ICIS is considered the premier and most

Website created by UF student helps students find volunteer opportunities

Gainesville, Fla. – The University of Florida’s Center for Leadership and Service has announced a partnership with SweatMonkey, a Web-based resource created by a UF sophomore to engage students in community service. Callahan Fore, an architecture major, started SweatMonkey as

New Finance Ph.D. wins one Finance world’s top prizes

Gainesville, Fla. – Finance grad Brandon Lockhart (PHD, 2009) is the winner the USC Marshall School of Business Trefftzs Award for best student paper. In addition to a $5,000 prize, Lockhart also received a student travel stipend to present his