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Warrington graduates who were hired at Procter and Gamble.

Corporate Partnerships: Procter & Gamble

As the largest consumer goods company in the world, Procter & Gamble is overwhelmed with college students applying for jobs every year. And while they hire the best talent from anywhere in the world, Procter & Gamble has seen a

Angela Lenkner

First Gator Graduate through UF Online’s Employer Partnership with Walmart

Angela Lenkner, 44, decided to complete her bachelor’s after being laid off from her job of almost eight years at a security company. After exploring the job market, Lenkner accepted a job at her local Walmart Superstore in Texas. When first

Anabella Camacaro and Ysa Moran-Adames

How UF’s chapter of the Association of Latino Professionals for America connects students to professional development opportunities

As co-presidents of the University of Florida’s chapter of the Association of Latino Professionals for America (ALPFA), we’re proud to help Hispanic and LatinX students at the UF Warrington College of Business prepare for their professional careers through connections to

Pozen Scholars (from left) Fedia Deshommes, Alexandrea Perkins, Brandon Harris and Daniel Mbeyah.

Four diverse UF MBA students receive scholarship as inaugural class of Pozen Scholars

A generous gift from Robert Pozen, a faculty member at the MIT Sloan School of Management and former vice chairman of Fidelity Investments, has alleviated the financial barriers to earning a UF MBA for four full-time students. Fedia Deshommes (MBA

Sophomore Summer Series helps MSF students learn about career paths

As a rising sophomore interested in pursuing finance, I am blessed to receive mentorship from the graduate-level professors and administration at the Warrington College of Business. Notably, Mrs. Kelly Herring, Mrs. Stephanie Fajre, and Dr. David Brown, who facilitate a program for

Emerson Cardoso poses for a photo by the Apple sign in front of its office building in Texas.

How Business Career Services helps working professional MBA students achieve their career goals

The UF MBA program prides itself on enabling transformation. Part of that transformation for many students is in their career – whether it be moving into a more senior role at their current company or transitioning to a new industry

Ditching Corporate Life for Entrepreneurship

Vassia Daskalakis had a short break between graduating from the Warrington College of Business and starting her full-time role at J.P. Morgan. What was meant to be a quick diversion before starting life in corporate America turned into a trip

Jazz Naglee sits in front of her home workstation. She holds a sticker that says #TeamCigna and a small Gator toy.

See where Warrington graduate students are interning this summer

Students in Warrington’s graduate programs in the Hough Graduate School of Business, from UF MBA to specialized master’s programs, are spending their summers interning in impactful roles for companies across the country. Whether in-person or remote, these internships provide an

Dwayne Thelwell poses for a photo at his home work set up with a laptop and computer monitor with the Wells Fargo logo

See where Heavener students are interning this summer

This summer, over 800 undergraduate Business Gators are interning and participating in experiential learning. Heavener School of Business students are interning and building competencies across a variety of functions and industries including marketing and sales, finance and accounting, operations and

Makayla Nicholas poses for a photo in front of Stonehenge in England.

Why the Master of International Business was the perfect program for this globally-focused student

Makayla Nicholas (BSBA ’20, MIB ’21) will graduate with her Master of International Business (MIB) degree this summer. Prior to the MIB program, she earned her bachelor’s degree in management with a minor in entrepreneurship from Warrington. Upon graduation, she