Warrington College of Business Articles

Stand Up & Holler for Warrington today!

Reading Time: < 1 minute Two bits! Four bits! Six bits! A dollar! All for the Gators, stand up and holler! As an alumnus of the University of Florida, you’re likely familiar with the iconic Mr. Two Bits cheer, shouting it with 90,000 other Gators in The Swamp on a Saturday in the fall. Today, we encourage you to bring that same excitement alongside your fellow Gators to Stand Up & Holler for Warrington. Stand Up & Holler is a 24-hour giving day that calls

Student talking with recruiter below three logos for JumpStart, UF MBA and the Warrington College of Business

New partnership with JumpStart provides opportunities for students to get head start on professional development

Reading Time: 3 minutes GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Students at the University of Florida Warrington College of Business can now get a jumpstart on their professional development as well as their internship and full-time job search thanks to a new partnership with the JumpStart Advisory Group. JumpStart specializes in identifying and developing highly-skilled, diverse individuals at the undergraduate, graduate or work professional phases, including diverse races, ethnicities, genders, gender identities, veterans and military status, who possess the expertise, experience and academic credentials for today’s competitive

Staff from the Warrington College of Business pose for a photo at the Inspiring Women Leaders Conference.

2nd Annual Inspiring Women Leaders Conference empowers women in the workplace

Reading Time: < 1 minute Women from across the world attended the 2nd Annual Inspiring Women Leaders Conference March 7-8, 2019 at the University of Florida Hilton Conference Center. The UF MBA and UF Doctor of Business Administration programs at Warrington sponsored the event that offered women personal and professional development opportunities for engagement with women leaders across the nation. UF MBA Associate Director of Admissions and conference speaker Naz Erenguc spoke with WCJB, CBS4 and UF Chief Diversity Officer Antonio Farias about the importance

A student in a sea of people at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium shouting with her arm raised

Business Gators, Stand Up & Holler for Warrington today!

Reading Time: < 1 minute Two bits! Four bits! Six bits! A dollar! All for the Gators, stand up and holler! As an alumnus of the University of Florida, you’re likely familiar with the iconic Mr. Two Bits cheer, shouting it with 90,000 other Gators in The Swamp on a Saturday in the fall. Today, we encourage you to bring that same excitement alongside your fellow Gators to Stand Up & Holler for Warrington. Stand Up & Holler is a 24-hour giving day that calls

Alan Cooke, Larry DiMatteo and Sonia Singh

Three honored with Warrington’s teaching awards

Reading Time: 2 minutes GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The University of Florida Warrington College of Business recognized faculty members Alan Cooke, Sonia Singh and Larry DiMatteo as its 2018-2019 Teaching Award winners. Cooke and Singh are the recipients of the Undergraduate Teaching Award, and DiMatteo is the recipient of the Gradate Teaching Award. Alan Cooke: Cooke is an Associate Professor of Marketing of the Marketing Department at the Warrington College of Business, University of Florida, where he has taught since 1997. He received his Ph.D.

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Warrington to offer complimentary Barron’s digital subscriptions to students, faculty and staff

Reading Time: < 1 minute GAINESVILLE, Fla. –  In partnership with Barron’s in Education, the Warrington College of Business at the University of Florida announces complimentary Barron’s digital subscription access for the College’s students, faculty and staff thanks to a two-year sponsorship generously made by Tommy and Laura McBride and Dallas-based wealth management firm Crockett, McBride & Associates – Merrill Lynch. Barron’s is America’s premier financial magazine, providing in-depth analysis and commentary on stocks, investments and how markets are moving across the U.S. and world. The Barron’s in

Robert Thomas

UF Warrington names dean for diversity and inclusion

Reading Time: 2 minutes GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Dr. Robert Thomas, Darden Restaurants Professor in the Department of Management, has been named the Assistant Dean for Diversity and Inclusion at the University of Florida Warrington College of Business. His appointment begins in the fall of 2018. In his role, Thomas will work to foster an atmosphere and environment for positive conversation and collaboration among all members of Warrington’s student body, faculty, staff and external stakeholders within and outside of the University. Additionally, he will oversee

Students in graduation regalia doing the Gator chomp in the O'Connell Center at the UF Commencement ceremony

Fall 2018 Commencement: Warrington ceremony to recognize individual graduates

Reading Time: 2 minutes Warrington undergraduate and graduate students – you may have heard about the University of Florida’s updates to the commencement ceremony. The University will hold two ceremonies for students graduating in the fall of 2018. The first is a University-wide gathering on Saturday, December 15 at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium for graduates and their guests where degrees will be conferred. The second is a college-specific ceremony where graduates will be individually recognized. The Warrington College of Business’ ceremony will be held

UF Presidential Service Awards

Warrington students receive service award

Reading Time: < 1 minute Warrington College of Business students Evan Hauser, Abdul-Kader Okab (not pictured), Michael Todd and Bo Walters were recipients of the 2017 University of Florida Presidential Service Award. The Presidential Service Award recognizes undergraduate and graduate students who dedicate themselves to promoting social justice, community awareness and civic engagement on campus and in the community. Students receive the award for completing 200 or more hours of community service between March 1, 2016 and March 1, 2017. The four Warrington students combined

UF Warrington dean John Kraft and UF Law dean Laura A. Rosenbury are moving.

Two UF Colleges Planning to Switch Locations

Reading Time: 4 minutes GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The University of Florida’s Warrington College of Business and UF Levin College of Law are preparing to switch locations in a historic move that will impact class locations in the fall. (Happy April Fools’ Day.) Recent renovations in the Plaza of the Americas unearthed a time capsule containing some of the original documents from UF Law’s 1969 move from what is now the UF Warrington campus. Faculty review of the documents revealed that the contracts were not