Top News: page 1

Economist UF MBA Full-Time No. 1 Alumnus Rating of Career Service No. 2 Open New Career Opportunities

Economist: UF MBA Full-Time among the best for career services and opportunities

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The University of Florida’s Full-Time MBA has topped the list of programs offering the best career services and career opportunities according to the 2022 WhichMBA? Full-Time Rankings from The Economist. The ranking is calculated based on the experiences

Cartoon alligator wearing a hat and reading a book while lounging in a hammock in front of a lake.

Your 2022 summer reading list

Faculty and staff across the Warrington College of Business selected their recommendations for books to read this summer. See their selections and what you’ll get out of reading each in the list below. What I Wish I Knew When I

Mark Jamison

The Crypto Crash Is Good for Crypto

“The recent fall in cryptocurrency (crypto) and non-fungible token (NFT) values has led to anxiety, finger wagging, and calls for regulation. This is not surprising; bitcoin prices have fallen by one-third in the last 30 days. The largest crypto exchange,

Supreme, Plus, Regular gasoline at gas station pump

Federal gas tax holiday: Biden says it will provide ‘a little bit of relief’ – but experts say even that may be a stretch

President Joe Biden called on Congress to suspend the federal gas tax to “bring families just a little bit of relief” as average gasoline prices exceed US$5 a gallon. The tax is 18.4 cents on regular gasoline and 24.4 cents

Large power network against an orange and blue sky

What is curtailment? An electricity market expert explains

Curtailment has a special meaning in electric power systems. It describes any action that reduces the amount of electricity generated to maintain the balance between supply and demand – which is critical for avoiding blackouts. Recently, curtailment has made news

Nathaniel Keyek-Franssen stands in front of the Boeing Starliner on a launchpad at Kennedy Space Center.

Launching into the future of spaceflight

Nathaniel Keyek-Franssen’s interest in aerospace engineering started when he was a kid, from building model rockets and planes to watching planes at his local airport, and has only grown since then. With years of engineering education and plenty of determination,

Balancing an MBA with fatherhood

As the Chief Financial Officer at AdventHealth Wesley Chapel, Ryan Quattlebaum found UF MBA while looking for a program to help him make the next step in his career. The rigorous academic experience hasn’t come without challenges, especially with a

Maha Amer in a tucked position diving into a pool

MIB Alumni Spotlight: Maha Amer

Maha Amer completed her Master of International Business in 2022. She is currently pursuing her master’s degree in epidemiology at the University of Florida. Originally from Cairo, Egypt, the former Olympian shares why she joined the MIB program and how

Joseph Arrunategui and Robyn Russell

Poets & Quants names two UF MBAs among Class of 2022 Best & Brightest Online MBAs

Congratulations to Joseph Arrunategui and Robyn Russell, who were both named to Poets & Quants’ Brightest Online MBAs of the Class of 2022.  Arrunategui, a Senior Product Manager with Amazon, and Russell, a Process Specialist with Otis Elevator, share more

Jay Ritter

This SPAC is merging with an already-public company as sponsors get creative before time runs out

SPACs are known to be a roundabout investment vehicle to take private companies public. Not this one. Bull Horn Holdings is merging with biotech Coeptis Therapeutics, a public company traded over the counter. It remains to be seen if other sponsors would replicate