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Heavener School of Business students Sabrina Gonzalez, Tatiana Mosquera, Camila Vincent de Urquiza, Anne Waiver, Bridget Knowles, Julia Yanowitz and Joaquin Rodarte at their summer internships.

How to maximize your internship

Reading Time: 3 minutes  By Katie McCarville, Associate Director – Undergraduate Career Services, Heavener School of Business Now that the semester has finally come to a close, you can hopefully take a much need break and binge all the things you’ve been saving on Netflix. Although it is the summer, don’t forget to keep

Students in the Heavener Leadership Challenge hold up a program sign at Lake Wauburg

Why it’s better being involved

Reading Time: 3 minutes  By Christine Haworth, BSBA ’18, MSE ’19 College is a juggling act, between school, family and friend commitments, and the ever-growing need for sleep, it can be a lot. While it might be easy to limit your time on campus to classes only, being involved on campus and in the

Angel and Morgan Pinkerton stand next to the Gator Ubiquity Statue in their graduation caps and gowns.

Academic Excellence is a Family Affair: Mother and Daughter Earn UF Degrees on the Same Weekend

Reading Time: 1 minute  While weekends in the Pinkerton family used to involve fishing trips, mother-daughter duo Angel and Morgan traded their fishing rods for flashcards after enrolling at the University of Florida. Both will graduate from UF this spring – Angel with a bachelor’s degree in business administration from UF Online and Morgan with

Nelly Wilson

My journey as a Business Gator

Reading Time: 4 minutes  By Nelly Wilson, BSBA ’17, MS-ISOM ’19 I arrived as a freshman at the University of Florida in the fall of 2015, enrolled in the Warrington College of Business and excited to craft the next chapter of my life. My goals as a Gator were to grow and learn more about

The winning team of Heavener School of Business students with their check from the Johnson & Johnson Case Competition.

Heavener student brings consulting skills to real-world scenario at the Johnson & Johnson Case Competition

Reading Time: 4 minutes  By Camila Vincent de Urquiza, BSBA ’20 Throughout my time at UF, my interests have greatly varied, shifting from journalism, to law, and finally to marketing in the Heavener School of Business. I knew that I enjoyed psychology, and I needed a field where I could be creative and solve

Gator Ubiquity statue with overlay of 40 Under 40 logo and seven circles with portraits of each 40 Under 40 winner.

Seven Warrington alumni named to inaugural 40 Under 40

Reading Time: 8 minutes  GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Alumni from across the Warrington College of Business were named to the first 40 Under 40, presented on the University of Florida campus during the Orange & Blue weekend festivities. Presented by the University of Florida Alumni Association, the 40 Under 40 honors Gators who are going

From left: Alaina Brown, Ophir Rotem, Suzy Dabage and Katelyn Chandler.

Heavener students recognized for their excellence in leadership, community service

Reading Time: 3 minutes  GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The Heavener School of Business inducted a new student into the Heavener Hall of Fame and awarded three students the Distinction in Leadership and Service Award at its annual Heavener Leaders Awards Banquet on April 9. Ophir Rotem was the latest Heavener students to be installed into the

Sandy Liu

Master of International Business student receives UF Graduate Student Mentoring Award

Reading Time: 2 minutes  GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Sandy Liu (BSBA Information Systems and Operations Management ’18, MIB ’19) was one of six recipients of the University of Florida Graduate Student Mentoring Award presented at UF’s Graduate Student Research Day this week. The Graduate Student Mentoring Award, given by the UF Graduate School, is intended

Makayla Nicholas, Erin Elferdink and Madison Mougalian

Three Heavener students selected as Fund for Education Abroad Scholars

Reading Time: 3 minutes  GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Heavener School of Business students Erin Elferdink, Madison Mougalian and Makayla Nicholas were selected as scholars of the Fund for Education Abroad, a program that makes life-changing, international experiences accessible to all by supporting minority, community college and first-generation college students before, during and after they participate

How Heavener strengthens its international reputation

Reading Time: 2 minutes  Preparing students for the global economy has long been a priority at the Heavener School of Business. With international studies etched into the walls of Heavener Hall as one of the School’s four pillars, it’s important that students benefit from studying abroad or an international internship. Led by Director of