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Dr. Amanda Phalin honored with Judy Fisher Teaching with Technology Award

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Dr. Amanda Phalin, Lecturer in the Department of Finance, Insurance and Real Estate, was the recipient of the 2016 Judy Fisher Teaching with Technology Award. The award is given annually to the Warrington College of Business professor whose teaching best exemplified the use of technology over the past year. Phalin was recognized for implementing a team-based, online simulation of international business called GlobalDNA, which replaced her final exam starting in the fall of 2015. Students work on a team

Liangfei Qiu: UF Teaching with Technology

Dr. Liangfei Qiu, an assistant professor at the University of Florida’s Warrington College of Business, discusses how he uses technology to enhance his Data Analytics courses.

Michelle Darnell: UF Teaching with Technology

Dr. Michelle Darnell, a lecturer at the University of Florida’s Warrington College of Business, discusses how she uses technology to enhance her Business Ethics courses.

Innovative teaching methods in ethics, big data earn professors notable honor

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Management Lecturer Dr. Michelle Darnell and Dr. Liangfei Qiu, an Assistant Professor in the Department of Information Systems and Operations Management, were recipients of the 2015 Judy Fisher Teaching with Technology Award. The award is given annually to the Warrington College of Business professor(s) whose teaching best exemplified the use of technology over the past year. Dr. Darnell was recognized for her innovative work in her Ethics in Global Business course where she successfully utilized Canvas—the university’s

Accounting professor receives Judy Fisher Award

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Dr. Paul Madsen, an Assistant Professor at the Fisher School of Accounting, was named the recipient of the 2014 Judy Fisher Teaching with Technology Award. The award is given annually to the Warrington College of Business Administration professor whose teaching best exemplified the use of technology over the past year. “Receiving this award has been flattering and validating,” Dr. Madsen said. “I invest a lot in my teaching and, like most professors, the only feedback I typically

Communication lecturer receives Judy Fisher Award

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Dr. Dorothy McCawley, Communication Lecturer and Written Communication Coordinator for the Center for Management Communication, was named the recipient of the 2012 Judy Fisher Teaching with Technology Award. The award is given annually to the professor at the Warrington College of Business Administration whose teaching best exemplified the use of technology over the past year. “Although I worked with Judy Fisher for just a few years, she inspired me with her continuing quest to find innovative ways

Fiona Barnes receives Judy Fisher Teaching with Technology Award

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Dr. Fiona Barnes, Director of the Center for Management Communication at the Warrington College of Business Administration, has been named the recipient of the 2011 Judy Fisher Teaching with Technology Award. The award is given annually to the professor at the Warrington College of Business Administration whose teaching best exemplified the use of technology over the past year. “I’m honored to receive the Judy Fisher Teaching with Technology Award this year.” Dr. Barnes said. “This award is particularly

Craig Tapley named Judy Fisher Teaching with Technology Award winner

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Graham-Buffett Master Lecturer of Finance Dr. Craig Tapley was named the recipient of the 2010 Judy Fisher Teaching with Technology Award. The award is given annually to the professor at the Warrington College of Business Administration whose teaching best exemplified the use of technology over the past year. “Craig is a clear leader in implementing cutting-edge technology in the classroom and, of increasing importance these days, outside the classroom in pursuit of the best possible method of

2009 Judy Fisher Award winners announced

GAINESVILLE, Fla. —The winners of the 2009 Judy Fisher Teaching with Technology Award have been named: Warrington College of Business Administration professors Marcie Lepine and Victoria Dickinson, who were chosen for their innovative use of technologies such as integrating student input into lecture materials using surveys, quizzes and discussion boards, class rosters, calendaring, and wikis. Marcie A. LePine is the Director of the Human Resource Research Center and a lecturer in the College’s Department of Management. Her primary research focuses

Judy Fisher Award winners announced

GAINESVILLE, Fla.—The winners of the 2008 Judy Fisher Teaching with Technology Award have been named: Warrington College of Business Administration professors Sanford Berg and Subhajyoti Bandyopadhyay, who were chosen for their innovative use of technologies such as wikis, podcasts, and email newsletters. Berg is a UF Distinguished Service Professor in Economics and Distinguished Teaching Scholar. In addition, he is director of Water Studies for the Public Utility Research Center (PURC). Professor Berg has received numerous teaching awards over his long