Fisher School of Accounting Articles

Racing for a personal cause

George Pollock discovered his love of cycling as a student at the Fisher School of Accounting while competing on the UF club cycling team that made the collegiate cycling national championships at Stanford University in 1990. Over 25 years later, he channeled his passion for cycling into a more personal

Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002, highlighted in the legal document.

SOX 404(b) provides investor value after all

Since its enactment in 2002 in response to notorious financial scandals at Enron, WorldCom, and other corporate behemoths, the Sarbanes-Oxley Act, or SOX, has been a continuing target of criticism. And probably no provision of the law has provoked more animus than Section 404(b), which requires public companies to have

From left to right: Xinyi Pan (BSAc), nominated by Georganne Watson; Yue Li (BSBA), nominated by Jason Ward (not pictured); Hankun Jin (MIB, MS-ISOM), nominated by Ana Portocarrero (not pictured); Sang Kyu Park (Ph.D. -Marketing), nominated by Dr. Aner Sela; Bruno Pintchovski Rodriguez (MS-ISOM), nominated by Jessica Samsom; Joe Rojo, Director of International Programs Heavener School of Business.

Five Warrington students honored by UF International Center

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Five students from the Warrington College of Business received Outstanding International Student Awards from the University of Florida International Center on November 14. The Outstanding International Student Award recognizes international students who not only meet exemplary academic achievement, but also a wide range of accomplishments and contributions.

Women in Accounting Symposium inspires mentorship, leadership

By Diana Weng, Fisher School of Accounting Ph.D. candidate I often look back at my path at the University of Florida’s Fisher School of Accounting and think about how fortunate I am to be where I am today, still the University of Florida. What can I say? It’s great. To

Michael Donohoe

Fisher School alumnus named to 2018 Top 50 Undergraduate Professors list by Poets & Quants

Fisher School of Accounting alumnus Michael Donohoe (Ph.D. ’11, BSAc ’01) was named to Poets & Quants’ 2018 Top 50 Undergraduate Professors list. Donohoe is currently an Associate Professor of Accountancy and PwC Faculty Fellow at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champagne Gies College of Business. He was named a

Prioritizing Career Readiness

Early in her time as a student at the Fisher School of Accounting, Kriss Camacho knew the importance of joining student organizations across campus. Now heading into her senior year, she has experienced the benefits firsthand. “Being involved in organizations allows you to network with students with different backgrounds, experiences

Nadia Batey (BSAc ’04) | November 2018

James Moore & Company admitted Nadia Batey (BSAc 2004) into the firm’s partnership. A member of the firm for nearly 14 years, Nadia provides tax advisory and compliance services with a focus on serving the needs of small businesses, real estate firms, and manufacturing, technology and startup companies. Nadia is based in

Gary McGill

Meet Our Deans: Gary McGill

You already know that the Warrington College of Business is the top business school in the state and one of the best in the nation and world, but do you know the leaders that have guided us to such success and recognition? In our Meet the Deans series, we introduce you

Archway with Go Gators

UF rises to No. 8 on US News list of best public universities

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The University of Florida has strengthened its ranking among the nation’s top-10 public universities, rising to the No. 8 spot in the latest U.S. News & World Report Best Colleges list released Monday, September 10. UF remains the highest-ranked school in Florida and the only university in the

Gerson Hall, home of the Fisher School of Accounting

Fisher School remains in top 10 among U.S. publics in U.S. News rankings

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The Fisher School of Accounting’s undergraduate program remained in the No. 6 position among U.S. public programs in the latest U.S. News & World Report’s “2019 Best Colleges” edition released Monday, September 10.  Overall, the Fisher School was once again ranked No. 11 in the U.S. “Our