October 2021 Wire Articles: page 1

Dan O'Keefe

Seeing Double: How a Gator twin found dual passions in business and law

When Dan O’Keefe (BSBA ’90, JD ’95) thinks back to why he chose to apply to the University of Florida in the late 1980s, two factors stood out – UF’s reputation and affordability. It also helped that his twin brother,

Robert Emerson

Professor Robert Emerson receives distinguished career achievement award

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Robert Emerson, Huber Hurst Professor in the Department of Management, is the recipient of the 2021 Distinguished Career Achievement Award from the Academy of Legal Studies in Business (ALSB), the world’s oldest, largest society of professors in

Orange and white text reading top 5 text with UF logo on top of a blue background

University of Florida ranks fifth among U.S. News’ top public universities

For the fifth year in a row, the University of Florida has risen in the U.S. News & World Report Best Colleges rankings, reaching the No. 5 position among U.S. public schools, an extraordinary milestone in the university’s history. UF’s

UF Warrington shares its expertise in online and hybrid learning October 14-15, 2021

Warrington teams up with AACSB to share hybrid, online learning best practices

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The University of Florida Warrington College of Business is proud to share its expertise in online and hybrid learning with other business school professionals as part of a conference hosted with the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools

Joyce Bono

Management faculty member’s paper receives prestigious impact award

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Joyce Bono, W.A. McGriff, III Professor in the Department of Management, is among the authors of the paper that received the 2021 Scholarly Impact Award from the Journal of Management. The paper, “Contemplating Mindfulness at Work: An

Mo Wang and Aaron Hill

Management faculty awarded NSF grant to study value of diversity on corporate boards

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – University of Florida Warrington College of Business faculty members Mo Wang, Lanzillotti-McKethan Eminent Scholar, and Aaron Hill, Associate Professor of Management, are among a team of researchers awarded a National Science Foundation grant to study the value