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Xinyu Xing

MSM Student Spotlight: Xinyu Xing

Xinyu Xing (MSM ’24) went off-script in the Master of Science in Management (MSM) program at the Warrington College of Business to participate in a Global Immersion Experience (GIE). From his experience, Xing shares why consulting abroad can garner useful

Ahn Nicholas

MIB Student Spotlight: Ahn Nicolas

Ahn Nicolas (MIB ’24) recently returned from a Global Immersion Experience in Italy. As part of the Master of International Business (MIB) program, the trip had a significant impact on his academic and professional career. Q: Tell us about your GIE trip.

Sophia Beltrame Iacobacci sitting in a chair.

MIB Student Spotlight: Sophia Beltrame Iacobacci

Sofia Beltrame Iacobacci (BSBA ’24, MIB ’24) gained valuable insight on conducting cross-cultural business relationships on her Global Immersion Experience (GIE) in Argentina with the Master of International Business (MIB) program. Q: Tell us about your GIE trip. Iacobacci: “I

Christian Duran poses in front of a mountain lake.

MIB Student Spotlight: Christian Duran

Christian Duran recently returned from a Global Immersion Experience (GIE) trip abroad with his class. In this interview, he shares how his experiences in Milan contributed to his professional development in the Master of International Business (MIB) program. Q: Tell

Students hold UF MBA sign and wear neon construction vests.

University of Florida MBA students learn importance of cultural insights while consulting with Prague businesses

Communism has left its mark on business in Prague. That’s what a cohort of MBA students from the University of Florida Warrington College of Business discovered on a Global Immersion Experience trip to the Czech Republic in November. The week-long

Tara Nobles stands on a balcony overlooking the city of Segovia, Spain.

Global Immersion Experience inspires a new path for Online MBA student

I’ve always been very driven in my career; however, I am most fulfilled when serving others. After 10+ years working for a nonprofit dear to my heart and multiple promotions throughout that timeframe, I reached a professional plateau. It was

Seven UF MBA students stand in a line for a photo in Brazil

Embracing Brazilian culture on Global Immersion Experience

By Zakiya Smith-Dore, CVP (MBA ’20) The University of Florida is known for its top ranked academic programs and its continuous commitment to “go greater.” As a Double Gator and employee of UF, I could not imagine pursuing my graduate

Luiza Duarte stands with an umbrella in historic Berlin

Master of International Business trip provides global business perspective

By Luiza Duarte (MIB ’19) I have always been curious about learning and understanding different cultures, which developed my passion for traveling. It was also one of the incentives for me to come from Brazil to study in the United

Five students pose for a photo inside the lobby of a building

Master of Science in Management students experience business in Germany on Global Immersion Experience

Students from the Master of International Business (MIB) and Master of Science in Management (MSM) programs traveled to Berlin, Germany on a Global Immersion Experience the second week of October. While the GIE is not mandatory for the MSM program,

Two photos of Jayson Blankenship. One of him on the UF Campus petting a dog in a Gator shirt, and there other of him sitting below a large building in Malaysia.

Master of Science in Management student gains international business insight and a new network on Global Immersion Experience in Malaysia

Jayson Blankenship (MSM ’19) came to the University of Florida Master of Science in Management (MSM) program with an undergraduate degree in communications from the University of Charleston. While initially not keen on the University of Florida for his graduate studies,