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

Three cheers for Heavener’s case competition winners

Reading Time: 1 minute 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 School has won this academic year, and the second consecutive

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UF celebrates entrepreneurial spirit at inaugural Gator100 Awards

Reading Time: 2 minutes 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 Gator100 recognizes the 100 fastest-growing businesses owned or led by

Heavener Business Career Expo

Heavener students, major companies make connections at Career Expo

Reading Time: 2 minutes 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 impressions. This friendly and personal environment encompasses the type of

Skye Perry

Entrepreneurial vision has alumnus on inaugural Gator100

Reading Time: 3 minutes 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 Perry do? Scale back or go all-in? He chose the

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

Reading Time: 2 minutes 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 percent of the 196 online MBA programs US News evaluated.

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

Reading Time: 1 minute 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 of Science in Management (MSM) both ranked second among U.S.

Holly Pole

Fisher student-athlete in select company

Reading Time: 4 minutes 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 nation, and pursuing a national championship have inspired her since

Brittany Wood, Stephanie DioGuardi, Shruti Shah, and Luis Franco

Heavener students win case competition in Australia

Reading Time: 1 minute GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Four students from the Heavener School of Business won the inaugural Australian Undergraduate Business Case Competition in Brisbane, Australia. Stephanie DioGuardi, Luis Franco, Shruti Shah and Brittany Wood competed against 15 schools hailing from 11 countries. The Heavener team was one of only two U.S. teams that

Dr. Paul Madsen

Accounting professor receives Judy Fisher Award

Reading Time: 3 minutes GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Dr. Paul Madsen, an Assistant Professor at the Fisher School of Accounting, was named the recipient of the 2014 Judy Fisher Teaching with Technology Award. The award is given annually to the Warrington College of Business Administration professor whose teaching best exemplified the use of technology over

Bill and Christie Heavener cut ribbon to open Heavener Hall

UF, Warrington celebrate dedication of Heavener Hall

Reading Time: 3 minutes GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Heavener Hall, the Warrington College of Business Administration’s new home for undergraduate programs and activities, was officially dedicated during a ceremony Friday afternoon on the business campus. Among the distinguished guests in attendance were University of Florida President Bernie Machen, Warrington Dean John Kraft and James W.