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2010-12-15 08:00:00

TAMPA, Fla., Dec. 15, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- This week the University of Tampa will open the Sykes Chapel and Center for Faith and Values, a 15,000-square-foot building which will become one of the most architecturally significant buildings on campus. Designed by world renowned architects tvsdesign, the Sykes Chapel and Center for Faith and Values gives form to the inspiration of UT President Ronald Vaughn and major donors John and Susan Sykes. (Photo:...

2009-05-20 11:56:00

John H. Sykes College of Business Students Gain Key Business Skills During Semester Long Competition TAMPA, Fla., May 20 /PRNewswire/ -- The Producers, Inc., a technology company located in Tampa, today rewarded members of The University of Tampa'sJohn H. Sykes College of Business graduating class for their efforts on proposing successful business plans for the domain name "Event.com." Two teams consisting of nine students won first and second place and learned important business lessons...

2008-09-10 12:00:40

From over 2,300 schools surveyed by Entrepreneur magazine and The Princeton Review, the Rollins MBA was distinguished as having one of the top 50 entrepreneurship programs. The Rollins MBA ranked #24 in the graduate category of the survey. The Rollins MBA was evaluated based on key criteria in the areas of academics and requirements, students and faculty, and outside-the-classroom experiences. Rollins MBA students learn from an outstanding faculty that brings years of academic and...

2008-08-21 09:01:01

The Rollins MBA at the Crummer Graduate School of Business, the number one graduate business program in Florida, is pleased to announce that its executive-in-residence, Allen H. Kupetz, has released a new book on the near-future of the 21st century economy. The Future of Less, published by Emerald Books, examines society's continued evolution into an increasingly wireless, paperless, and cashless world and what it means for business. The Future of Less also provides readers with practical...

2008-06-19 09:00:52

The Rollins MBA at the Crummer Graduate School of Business, the top MBA program in Florida, is pleased to announce that Jose A. Fajardo is the 2008 recipient of the Martin Bell Scholarship. The president and CEO of WMFE, the group of public broadcasting stations for the greater Orlando area, and a director on the National Public Radio (NPR) Board of Directors, Fajardo will receive a full scholarship to attend the Corporate MBA program at the Crummer Graduate School of Business. "At this...

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