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Band.It

Camera accessory earns top honor at Big Idea Competition

Band.It, an accessory made to protect and provide grip on camera lenses, won first place at the 2017 Big Idea Gator Business Plan Competition on Friday. The company won the first-place prize of $25,000 and is made up of Christopher Cooper, Domenic Aluise, Elezar Tonev, Maximilian Gazeroglu. The Big Idea

Megan Towzey

Warrington student receives ethics award

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Megan Towzey was named the 2016-2017 recipient of the Virginia Maurer Business Ethics Student of the Year award. She is the first recipient of this prestigious award. The honor recognizes students in the Warrington College of Business who have demonstrated a commitment to the role of ethics

Nick DeRobertis

Doctoral student honored for outstanding teaching

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Nick DeRobertis was honored with the College’s Fall 2016 Ph.D. Teaching Award. The award is presented by the Center for Teaching, Learning & Assessment and selected by the Warrington Teaching Committee, recognizing outstanding graduate student teaching and instructional innovation. DeRobertis taught Debt and Money Markets (FIN4243) during the fall

UF Presidential Service Awards

Warrington students receive service award

Warrington College of Business students Evan Hauser, Abdul-Kader Okab (not pictured), Michael Todd and Bo Walters were recipients of the 2017 University of Florida Presidential Service Award. The Presidential Service Award recognizes undergraduate and graduate students who dedicate themselves to promoting social justice, community awareness and civic engagement on campus

Fisher School Spring Banquet

Fisher School honors students at awards banquet

Sallie Stern was named the Chrislynn Freed Master of Accounting Outstanding Student of the Year at the Fisher School of Accounting’s Spring Awards Banquet on April 13 at the Hilton University of Florida Conference Center. The award is selected by a faculty vote and is the highest honor awarded to

Heavener Hall of Fame

Heavener School delivers prestigious awards

The Heavener School of Business inducted four students into the Heavener Hall of Fame and presented four students with the Distinction in Leadership and Service Award. Corey Ashmeade, Kara Conley, Kristin Fanto and Rachel Halfaker were welcomed into the Heavener Hall of Fame while Hannah Olmstead, Jade Mulvaney, Ralph Sherman

Retail Smarter

Retail Center to host Retail Smarter Conference

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The David F. Miller Retail Center at the University of Florida’s Warrington College of Business will host the annual Retail Smarter Conference from June 8-9 at The Vinoy® Renaissance St. Petersburg Resort & Golf Club. The event includes two days of speakers, panels, roundtables and networking that

Symposium encourages students to be ethical in business

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The Heavener Business Ethics Ambassadors, which assist the Poe Business Center at the Warrington College of Business, hosted the Ethics in the Workplace Symposium on Wednesday night. The event gave seniors an opportunity to accept an oath to be ethical in their future business ventures. They signed cards

Mo Wang

Warrington professor selected into UFRF Professors

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Dr. Mo Wang, the Lanzillotti-McKethan Eminent Scholar Chair and Full Professor at the Warrington College of Business, was one of 34 UF faculty members chosen as University of Florida Research Foundation Professors for 2017-2020. This recognition goes to faculty with a distinguished current record of research and a

Jade Mulvaney and Sherman Wilhelm

Heavener School recognized on Poets & Quants’ 2017 Best & Brightest

Heavener School students Jade Mulvaney and Sherman Wilhelm were among the students in Poets & Quants’ 2017 Best & Brightest. Read more about Jade and Sherman, and what they’ve learned during their time at the Heavener School.