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Craig Ustler

Orlando developer, alumnus to highlight social issues at UF real estate conference

Craig Ustler has witnessed the themes at real estate conferences shift in recent years. Now, social issues like affordable housing and reducing homelessness are hot-button topics. “I’ve always been motivated about how you can use real estate development to address

Dr. Michelle Darnell, Dr. Paul Madsen, and Dave Sullivan

Award winners breaking down barriers to student success

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The Warrington College of Business Administration recognized two standout professors and a dedicated advisor with its annual Teaching/Advising Awards. Dr. Paul Madsen won the Graduate Teacher of the Year award; Dr. Michelle Darnell won the Undergraduate Teacher

Matthew Lukas, David Price, Henry Liu and Elizabeth Merrick

UF MBA earns fourth consecutive Intercollegiate Cup title

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – UF MBA at the Hough Graduate School of Business claimed its fourth consecutive victory in the 2015 Florida Intercollegiate Business Case Competition last weekend at the University of South Florida. In addition to its four consecutive victories,

Sean Limon, Harrison Tool, Melissa Morlan, Samantha Pace and Joseph Couture

Three cheers for Heavener’s case competition winners

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Four students from the Heavener School of Business won the Champions Trophy Case Competition at the University of Auckland Business School in New Zealand on Jan. 31. This win marks the third international case competition the Heavener

Gator100 Awards

UF celebrates entrepreneurial spirit at inaugural Gator100 Awards

The University of Florida’s most innovative and emerging companies were celebrated Friday at the inaugural Gator100 Awards at UF’s Reitz Union Grand Ballroom. Sponsored by UF, the Warrington College of Business Administration and the Center for Entrepreneurship & Innovation, the

Heavener Business Career Expo

Heavener students, major companies make connections at Career Expo

As Heavener Hall’s doors opened, eager students filed in for the opportunity to meet recruiters and speakers from some of the nation’s top companies. They greeted each other with friendly smiles and firm handshakes— the first of many great first

Skye Perry

Entrepreneurial vision has alumnus on inaugural Gator100

Skye Perry’s small business, which he and three co-workers operated from his basement, was at a pivotal point. The company was doing well, but 80-hour work weeks and limited capital and resources were keeping it from growing. So what would

Students working on their laptops in a study area

US News ranks UF MBA’s Internet Program No. 4 in nation

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – UF MBA at the Hough Graduate School of Business’s Internet Program ranked No. 4 in the country in U.S. News & World Report’s “2015 Best Online MBA Programs” released Wednesday. UF MBA finished in the top 2

Students in class

Warrington’s master’s programs rank among best in US, North America

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The Warrington College of Business Administration had seven of its master’s programs rank in the top 15 among U.S. public business programs in Eduniversal’s Best Masters Rankings 2014/2015. The College’s Master of International Business (MIB) and Master

Holly Pole

Fisher student-athlete in select company

Holly Pole, a senior in the Fisher School of Accounting and libero on the University of Florida’s volleyball team, has had little trouble finding motivation to succeed on the volleyball court. Playing for one of the best teams in the