Reflections of a UF MBA – A Day of Service

Carla and a fellow MBA apply teamwork to pick the buds from the invasive species, caesar weed, off of each other at the end of their day of service at the Palm Point Park. One of the UF MBA program goals is “Transformation Guaranteed.” I did not understand what [...]

A New Year and a New Concentration for UF MBA Students

Marketing Analytics, one of many courses available in Business Analytics, taught by Dr. Jim Hoover at the University of Florida If you commit to taking time out of your career to enter a full-time MBA program, you might as well consider a program that is continually evolving according to [...]

MBAA Celebrates the Return of the IBC and La Casita

MBA students get together to celebrate the return of the UF's Institute of Black Culture and Institute of Hispanic-Latino Cultures at their ribbon cutting ceremonies. Two years and $9.9 million later, the University of Florida -including myself and several other full-time MBA students- welcomed and celebrated the return of [...]

2020-01-23T14:25:14-05:00November 18th, 2019|Categories: News & Events, Student Views|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

UF MBA Engineering Partnership – Insights from our Engineers

The UF MBA program reserves a limited number of spaces to outstanding students from both undergraduate and graduate engineering programs. The Engineering Partnership allows students an accelerated admissions process into the full-time program. More information on the Engineering Partnership can be found here. Michael Larkin, Class of 2019 Throughout [...]

2018-03-22T14:29:25-04:00March 22nd, 2018|Categories: News & Events, Student Views|Tags: , , , |

MBA Cup 2018: Halftime Report

We're halfway through the season for the MBA Cup, and the competition is growing in intensity. The second-years currently have the lead, but there are plenty of opportunities for the other cohorts to catch up. ABOUT UF MBA CUP The MBA Cup is an annual competition for full-time UF MBA students. Students [...]

2018-03-28T16:30:04-04:00January 11th, 2018|Categories: News & Events, Student Views|Tags: , , , |

Organized Fun: Social Life at UF MBA

As a Social Chair for the UF MBA Association, I was tasked with the great responsibility of planning and executing Organized Fun—events to encourage socialization and camaraderie within our MBA community, from happy hours and outdoor field trips to holiday extravaganzas. Taylor, my co-chair, who attended UF for undergrad, was especially helpful for envisioning [...]

2018-07-23T18:28:48-04:00June 11th, 2017|Categories: Student Views|Tags: , , |

A Message from Lexie Cegelski, 2015-16 UFMBAA President

Your career as an MBA student in Gainesville begins with a flurry of meeting new people, a sweaty obstacle course, an NFL draft of choosing teams, scavenger hunts and presentations. You (try to) perfect your 30 second elevator pitch, plan your weekends around football, and spend your first week figuring out whether First Magnitude, Oozoo, [...]

2017-12-10T17:05:03-05:00October 3rd, 2016|Categories: Student Views|Tags: , , , , , |