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Co-founder of Cordelia Biosciences holds check for $25,000.

Cordelia Biosciences wins 2024 Big Idea Competition

Cordelia Biosciences won first place in this year’s Big Idea Competition. Founded by ecological scientists Jessica Tittl Nielsen (PhD ’24) and Monica Schul (PhD ’25), Cordelia Biosciences is a biotechnical startup that uses natural, microscopic organisms from the ocean to

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Ethics case team captain receives award for commitment to ethics

Katherine Bi-Ji (BA ’25, BS ’25, BS ’25) was named the 2023-2024 recipient of the Virginia Maurer Business Ethics Student of the Year award. She is the seventh recipient of this prestigious award. The Virginia Maurer Business Ethics Student of

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2024 Ethics Case Team season highlights

The University of Florida Warrington College of Business Ethics Case Competition Team is celebrating another tremendous season. The team, residing in the Poe Business Ethics Center, provides students with unique opportunities to further develop their strategic decision-making and communication skills

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Critical Thinking, Business Ethics, and Leadership with Brian Ray

Poe Business Ethics Center Director Brian Ray and Associate Dean for Strategic Initiatives at the College of Business at the University of Central Florida Ron Piccolo (Ph.D. ’05) joined Regions Business Radio Orlando to discuss critical thinking, leadership and business

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Heavener students win Ethics Invitational

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – In November, a team of students from the University of Florida Warrington College of Business won the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) Society’s Tampa Bay Ethics Invitational. The Invitational, hosted virtually by CFA Societies in Florida, received 5-minute

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Weekend residency provides students with engaging networking and professional development opportunities

Twenty-two students in the UF MBA Online program travelled from all over the country to spend a weekend on campus. The Weekend Residency, hosted from Sept. 7-9, is a part of the UF MBA Online program, and is intended to

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Faculty member honored for perpetuating alma mater’s core values

Dr. Brian Ray, director of the Poe Business Ethics Center, was awarded this year’s George and Mary Hood Award by Stetson University. The award is given in honor of the late Dr. George Hood, a professor, former dean of students

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Speaking with intention

In this feature of our Faculty Spotlight series, Dr. Brian Ray shares a key takeaway for students in his business ethics courses: speaking with intention. For Colonel Dr. Brian Ray, Director of the Poe Business Ethics Center, speaking with intention

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Inaugural Gator Business Leaders of Tomorrow Academy provides authentic, accessible college learning experience for high school students

Twenty-eight high school juniors and seniors from across the state of Florida and other states in southeast had the opportunity to experience life as a Business Gator for more than a week this summer as part of a new University

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Ethics Case Team: season highlights

The Warrington College of Business’ Ethics Case Competition Team are celebrating a tremendous season of case competitions. Under the leadership of Dr. Brian Ray, Director of the Poe Business Ethics Center and Instructional Professor of Leadership and Ethics, the Ethics