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David Nassau

A hopscotch entrepreneur finds his minor: Innovation

Thanks to Innovation Academy, Warrington student David Nassau is having a unique UF experience. David Nassau showed up at high school one day in a suit and tie and announced his status as a founding member of the school’s varsity hopscotch team. He recruited a teacher to join the prank

Heavener team places second at national business ethics case competition

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – John Bryan and Rachel Chang, seniors at the Heavener School of Business at the Warrington College of Business Administration, placed second at the Collegiate Ethics Case Competition held Oct. 25-27 at the University of Arizona’s Eller College of Management. The duo also placed first in the essay

US News again ranks Heavener School of Business among top programs

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The Heavener School of Business at the Warrington College of Business Administration ranked in the top 15 in seven specialty categories in U.S. News & World Report’s “Best Colleges 2013” issue. The Heavener School placed no lower than 13th in those specialty categories among U.S. public undergraduate

Heavener students place third in international case competition

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – A team of four students from the Heavener School of Business at the Warrington College of Business Administration placed third at the Thammasat Undergraduate Business Challenge on Aug. 14-18 at the Centara Grand Hotel in Bangkok. The Heavener team of Eileen Cowdery (Marketing), Chris Howard (Economics), Ali

Claudison Azard, Shuyun Xue, and Jackie Campuzano

Heavener students excel at Phi Beta Lambda national conference

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Shuyun Xue, a junior Management major at the Heavener School of Business, was elected national Secretary of Future Business Leaders of America-Phi Beta Lambda for the 2012-13 term during the organization’s National Leadership Conference on June 24-28 in San Antonio. Xue will serve on Phi Beta Lambda’s

Heavener School of Business advisor honored with national award

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Erica Byrnes, the Associate Director for Academic Advising & Career Coaching at the Heavener School of Business, was awarded the Outstanding Advising Award—Academic Advising Administrator from the National Academic Advising Association (NACADA). Byrnes was one of only seven advisors in the entire country to be recognized in

Heavener students inducted into Warrington Hall of Fame

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Hannah Wampole and Mikaela Moore were inducted into the Warrington College of Business Administration Hall of Fame during the Heavener School of Business Awards on April 10 at the Hilton University of Florida Conference Center. Wampole, a senior Marketing major with minors in Entrepreneurship and Leadership, has

Mike Treiser, Ali Thompson, Eileen Cowdery, Jessica Krutchik, and Chris Howard

Heavener students win Johnson & Johnson National Case Competition

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – A team of five students from the Heavener School of Business at the Warrington College of Business Administration earned first place in the 2012 Johnson & Johnson National Case Competition on March 30 at the company’s headquarters in New Brunswick, N.J. Eileen Cowdery (senior, marketing), Chris Howard

UF SIFE members participate in “Foster Teens”

UF SIFE claims another regional championship

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The Students in Free Enterprise team (SIFE) at the Heavener School of Business in the Warrington College of Business Administration earned its 13th consecutive regional title at the 2012 SIFE USA Regional Competition on April 2 in Atlanta. UF SIFE’s victory in the League 3 division qualified

Bill Heavener

UF trustees OK naming building, business school for Heavener

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — University of Florida trustees today unanimously approved naming the undergraduate school of business and a new building that will house it for alumnus James W. “Bill” Heavener. The approval comes as UF prepares to launch a $35 million initiative partnering UF, the Warrington College of Business Administration,