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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,

Warrington’s undergraduate programs rank in top 20 in leading magazine

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The undergraduate programs at the Warrington College of Business Administration was ranked in the top 20 among U.S. public universities in Bloomberg Businessweek’s Best Undergraduate Business Schools 2012 edition. Warrington’s undergraduate programs ranked 19th among U.S. publics and 46th overall. Warrington’s undergraduate programs ranked the highest among

Erica Byrnes named UF Advisor of the Year

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Erica Byrnes, the Associate Director for Academic Advising & Career Coaching at the School of Business, was named University of Florida Advisor of the Year. “Erica is truly an outstanding academic advisor/career coach, and has had a tremendous impact on the hundreds of students with whom she’s

School of Business advisor receives NACADA Region 4 honor

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Erica Byrnes, the Associate Director for Academic Advising & Career Coaching at the School of Business at the Warrington College of Business Administration, was selected as the recipient of the 2012 NACADA (National Academic Advising Association) Region 4 Excellence in Advising Administration award. Byrnes will receive the

  • Warrington seniors among those honored at School of Business Awards
  • Warrington seniors among those honored at School of Business Awards

Warrington seniors among those honored at School of Business Awards

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Seniors Ashley Boccuzzi and Jerri-Ann Berry were inducted into the Warrington College of Business Administration Hall of Fame during the School of Business Awards held April 12 at the Hilton University of Florida Conference Center. Michael Pascual was also named WCBA Freshman of the Year. Boccuzzi, a

School of Business recognized for innovative leadership program

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The School of Business’ Leadership Development Certificate program won the Outstanding Student Leadership Program/Activity award from the NASPA Student Affairs Administrators in Higher Education. The Outstanding Student Leadership Program/Activity award recognizes “a program or activity that significantly contributes to the area of student leadership programs. The program/activity

Ray selected as a mentor for national ethics conference

Gainesville, Fla. – Dr. Brian Ray, associate dean and director of the School of Business, was recently selected to serve as a mentor at the 2009 National Conference on Ethics in America (NCEA). The NCEA, an annual event hosted by the United States Military Academy, serves to promote awareness of

BusinessWeek names Florida among top 20 public programs in U.S.

Gainesville, Fla. – Graduates of the Warrington College earned the #16 spot overall from recruiters surveyed for the 2009 BusinessWeek Top Undergraduate Programs rankings. Released March 1, 2009 the rankings placed Florida at #20 overall among the country’s public programs. UF also scored well for value, as #2 among all

Warrington makes final round of Wake Forest Marketing Summit

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The Warrington College of Business has been selected to compete in the finals of the sixteenth annual Wake Forest Marketing Summit. Florida is one of just three schools moving on to the final round in February. Four UF undergraduates will compete against teams from Boston College and