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College mourns passing of influential accounting professor

Dr. John L. “Jack” Kramer passed away the evening of April 17 after a long illness. He was surrounded by his wife of 43 years, UF accounting professor Dr. Sandra Kramer, and family, including his four sons. He was 66. Jack, a U.S. Navy veteran, joined the University of Florida

Warrington students receive UF Presidential Service Awards

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Five students from the Warrington College of Business Administration received the University of Florida’s Presidential Service Award on March 12. Sarah Cordell, Molly Muth, Alexander Salamanca, Kelvin Tran and Amanda Waterman were recognized for their “dedicated time and efforts while at the University of Florida to promoting

Matthew Price

UF MBA comes to aid of injured student

When Matthew Price, a student in UF MBA at the Hough Graduate School of Business’ Professional 1-Year Program, was seriously injured in an automobile accident in December 2012, his cohort sprung into action to help. The outpouring of generosity was inspiring as Matthew’s cohort raised more than $5,000 for his

UF Enactus claimed its 14th consecutive regional championship

UF Enactus wins regional championship

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – UF Enactus, a team of students from the Heavener School of Business at the Warrington College of Business Administration, shared the League 8 championship at the Enactus United States Regional Competition on April 2 in Atlanta. The victory marked the College’s 14th consecutive Enactus (formerly SIFE) regional

Wang to receive Early Career Investigator Award

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Dr. Mo Wang, an Associate Professor of Management and Co-Director of the Human Resource Research Center at the Warrington College of Business Administration, will receive the FABBS (Federation of Associations in Behavioral & Brain Sciences) Early Career Investigator Award at the Society for Industrial & Organizational Psychology,

Warrington graduates honored with UF Outstanding Young Alumni Awards

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Warrington College of Business Administration graduates Jeremy Delaplane, Diana Kelly and Allison McCarthy were recipients of the University of Florida’s Outstanding Young Alumni Awards on Saturday at Emerson Alumni Hall. The Outstanding Young Alumni Award, established by UF’s Alumni Association, recognizes alumni ages 35 or younger who

Information Systems researchers elevate Warrington into top 10 global programs

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – John B. Higdon Eminent Scholar Chair Dr. Hsing K. (Kenny) Cheng, Susan Cameron Professor Dr. Subhajyoti (Shubho) Bandyopadhyay and Emeritus Professor Dr. Gary J. Koehler were recognized for exceptional research productivity based on the Association for Information Systems Senior Scholars’ Basket of Journals. The contributions of these

Fisher alumnus wins prestigious award

Fisher School of Accounting alumnus Brian Krogol (MAcc ’11) is one of the winners of the 2012 Elijah Watt Sells Awards. The Elijah Watt Sells Award program was established in 1923 by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) to recognize outstanding performance on the CPA Examination. The award

Members of Phi Beta Lambda team at the Florida PBL State Leadership Conference

Heavener student receives notable leadership award

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Shuyun Xue, a junior Management major at the Heavener School of Business at the Warrington College of Business Administration, was the recipient of the Rob Kelleher Memorial Award at the Florida Phi Beta Lambda (PBL) State Leadership Conference on March 21-24 at the Rosen Plaza Hotel in

Craig Petrus

Hough Graduate School to host “Stay in the Swamp” Career Fair

The Graduate Business Career Services office (GBCS) at the Hough Graduate School of Business will host the first-ever “Stay in the Swamp” Career Fair from 6 pm to 9 pm on Thursday at Hough Hall (Room 150). The event, co-sponsored by Florida Works and the Gainesville Area Chamber of Commerce,