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Exum Family

Fisher in the family

When Chris (BSAc ’90, MAcc ’92) and Chelly (BSAc ’90, MAcc ’92) Exum met as undergraduate students in the UF accounting program in 1989, they never could have imagined the legacy that was beginning. Today, Chris and Chelly manage Exum

Mark Dawkins

Sustaining the ‘language of business’

Mark Dawkins (MBA ’87, MAcc ’88) had long been interested in tinkering with objects, like clocks, radios and other mechanical items. His interest ran deep enough to persuade him to begin his college career at Georgia Tech as a mechanical

#10 Best Undergraduate Accounting Program US News & World Report Fisher School of Accounting

Fisher School the No. 10 best accounting program in the nation

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The Fisher School of Accounting’s undergraduate program was named the tenth best undergraduate accounting program among schools in the United States in U.S. News & World Report’s “2023 Best Colleges” edition released Monday. In the same ranking,

Archway leading to Heavener Hall at the University of Florida

Meet Warrington’s new faculty for 2022

The Warrington College of Business is proud to welcome 11 new faculty members to campus in the 2022-2023 academic year. Learn more about these outstanding new members of the Warrington team who will continue to strengthen the college’s reputation and

Always risk on

Editor’s note: Sadly, Steve Schnall unexpectedly passed on August 2, 2022. You can view his obituary in The New York Times.  From an early age, Steve Schnall (BSAc ’89) had to learn how to hustle. As one of two sons

Homar Ali with a large KPMG sign

Check out where Heavener students are interning this summer

This summer, students from across the Heavener School of Business gained real-world experience through internships with global and local companies. Internships and externships, where students can gain the same hands-on work experience in a remote learning environment, are a critical

Gator Ubiquity Statue with Heavener Hall behind

Rankings Roundup: How Warrington performed in 2021-2022

Over the 2021-2022 academic year, the Warrington College of Business received several top rankings from leading publications such as U.S. News & World Report, Financial Times and Bloomberg Businessweek. The exceptional rankings we received from these publications affirm our strong

Young woman looking up while thinking about various things - books, money, diploma, ideas and love.

How much could you make if you major in business?

Selecting a major is an important decision for any student in college. The classes, extracurricular activities and internships you complete during this time will help set the stage for your post-graduation career. If business or any of its functions, such

Steve Kiker poses for a photo in front of the Wells Fargo Corporate and Investment Bank trading floor

Operating with a base built on a drive for learning and advancement

Growing up as the son of two teachers, Steve Kiker (BSAc ’95) understood the value of education from an early age. For Kiker, learning wasn’t just about taking in information from textbooks, it was a process based on a drive

Fisher student earns PCAOB scholarship

Fisher School of Accounting student Sam Salvati received the 2022-23 Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB) academic scholarship. The scholarship will cover $10,000 worth of tuition, fees, books and supplies. “The PCAOB scholarship is a tremendous honor to receive,” Salvati