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Dr. Praveen A. Pathak

ISOM professor’s work selected as finalist for INFORMS best paper award

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – American Economic Institutions Professor Dr. Praveen A. Pathak’s paper “The Impact of Automation of Systems on Medical Errors: Evidence from Field Research” was chosen as a finalist in the INFORMS-Industry Studies Association’s Best Paper Competition. The paper, co-authored by Dr. Ravi Aron, Assistant Professor at The Johns

Danita Nias, Kristine Ferrone, Bill Miller, Brian Zophin, and Kelly McKibben

Warrington young alumni honored for achievements

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Three graduates of the Warrington College of Business Administration—Kristine Ferrone, Brian Zophin and Bill Miller—were recipients of the University of Florida Outstanding Young Alumni Award. The Outstanding Young Alumni Awards recognize graduates under the age of 40 who have distinguished themselves in business, community or service. Ferrone

Heavener School of Business advisor honored with national award

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Erica Byrnes, the Associate Director for Academic Advising & Career Coaching at the Heavener School of Business, was awarded the Outstanding Advising Award—Academic Advising Administrator from the National Academic Advising Association (NACADA). Byrnes was one of only seven advisors in the entire country to be recognized in

Heavener students inducted into Warrington Hall of Fame

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Hannah Wampole and Mikaela Moore were inducted into the Warrington College of Business Administration Hall of Fame during the Heavener School of Business Awards on April 10 at the Hilton University of Florida Conference Center. Wampole, a senior Marketing major with minors in Entrepreneurship and Leadership, has

Warrington honors five educators with teaching/advising awards

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The Warrington College of Business Administration has recognized five of its brilliant and talented educators with its 2011-12 Teaching/Advising Awards. William R. Hough Faculty Fellow Dr. Subhajyoti Bandyopadhyay and Associate Professor Dr. Jane Douglas were named Teachers of the Year in the graduate/professional division. In the undergraduate

Entrepreneurship program finishes runner-up for national award

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The Thomas S. Johnson Master of Science in Entrepreneurship Program (MSE) at the Hough Graduate School of Business at the Warrington College of Business Administration was named Runner-Up for the 2012 United States Association for Small Business and Entrepreneurship (USASBE) National Model Graduate Entrepreneurship Program award. The

Leticia Lopez Tiznado and Frederique Whitaker earn awards

Warrington undergraduates earn awards from International Center

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Leticia Lopez Tiznado and Frederique Whitaker were recipients of the University of Florida’s International Center Outstanding Student Awards at the 17th Annual International Student Academic Awards Ceremony held Nov. 17. Lopez Tiznado is a senior economics major with a concentration in Political Science and certification in International

  • Warrington seniors among those honored at School of Business Awards
  • Warrington seniors among those honored at School of Business Awards

Warrington seniors among those honored at School of Business Awards

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Seniors Ashley Boccuzzi and Jerri-Ann Berry were inducted into the Warrington College of Business Administration Hall of Fame during the School of Business Awards held April 12 at the Hilton University of Florida Conference Center. Michael Pascual was also named WCBA Freshman of the Year. Boccuzzi, a

Ritter named co-recipient of William F. Sharpe Award for best paper

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Joe B. Cordell Eminent Scholar Chair of Corporate Development and Strategy Dr. Jay Ritter was named the co-recipient of the William F. Sharpe Award. Dr. Ritter shares the honor with Dr. Rongbing Huang, who earned his Ph.D. in Finance at the University of Florida and is now

Poe Center Director Virginia Maurer receives illustrious award

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Huber Hurst Professor of Business Law and Legal Studies Virginia Maurer was conferred the Kay Duffy Memorial Award by the Academy of Legal Studies in Business at their annual meeting in August in Richmond, Va. The award is bestowed intermittently upon individuals who have demonstrated distinguished service