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Read the latest and greatest student, faculty and alumni news from the University of Florida Warrington College of Business, a top national business school at one of the best public universities in the nation.

Cassidy Kallner

Fisher graduate begins exclusive internship program

Cassidy Kallner (BSAc ’15, MAcc ’15) was one of only six students in the nation to be selected for a yearlong postgraduate technical assistant program with the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB), the premier institution that establishes financial accounting standards


GSIF’s stock rising

Learning and real-world experience go hand in hand at the Gator Student Investment Fund (GSIF), a student-run investment portfolio operated by the Master of Science in Finance (The William R. Hough Program). “The purpose of the fund isn’t to make

Gator Ubiquity

On Top of the World

Bruce and Laura Gross wanted to do something special to support the construction of Heavener Hall, the Warrington College of Business Administration’s new undergraduate building. Not only will their unique gift catch the attention of Warrington students, but it will

Your summer 2015 reading list

The College’s faculty has compiled a list of must-read books for this summer. Here’s the list with some insights on each selection. Pitch Anything: An Innovative Method for Presenting, Persuading, and Winning the Deal by Oren Klaff “The book focuses

Executive MBA student recognized by Poets & Quants

Jonathan Tenenbaum, a recent graduate of UF MBA at the Hough Graduate School of Business’s Executive Program, was named to Poets & Quants’s “Class of 2015: The Best Executive MBAs.” Read Jonathan’s profile and learn more about his UF MBA

Aner Sela

Mowing the lawn in those new running shoes? You may not be happy with them

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – When it comes to how many different ways you use the things you buy, more may not necessarily be better. According to a new study coauthored by University of Florida marketing professor Aner Sela, the more the

Natalie Martinez, Ashley Glantz, Sean Limon, Melissa Morlan and Andrew Karay

Hough Graduate School of Business wins Montreal case competition

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Four students from the Hough Graduate School of Business won the HEC Montreal International Graduate Competition on May 1 in Montreal. Andrew Karay, Natalie Martinez and Melissa Morlan—all students in the Master of International Business (MIB) program—and

Shirley Jones, Dr. Gary McGill and wife, Laura

Fisher School director honored with Distinguished Alumni Award

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Dr. Gary McGill, Associate Dean and Director of the Fisher School of Accounting, received the inaugural Distinguished Alumni Faculty Award from Texas Tech University’s Rawls College of Business on April 23. The Rawls College of Business has

Kristin Joos

Social entrepreneurship course recognized for ingenuity, creativity

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Dr. Kristin Joos’s Introduction to Social Entrepreneurship course received a 2015 Online Education Excellence Award (OEEA) from the University of Florida’s Office of Faculty Development and Teaching Excellence. Dr. Tawnya Means, Director of the Warrington College of

Carly Escue

Recent alumna an “MBA to Watch” says Poets & Quants

Carly Escue (MBA ’15) was one of 30 MBA graduates in the world to be named to Poets & Quants’s “Class of 2015: MBAs to Watch.” Read Carly’s profile and learn more about her accomplishments at UF MBA and her