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August 2, 2022   Coggin Business Breakfast
The University of North Florida's Coggin Graduate & Executive Programs recently hosted a breakfast for leading local Jacksonville companies to discuss the high demand for skilled employees in the fields of logistics and supply chain management.

July 18, 2022   UNF FinTech Conference
The Shaping of the Future of FinTech conference brought several companies based in Jacksonville to the University of North Florida University Center on June 30th where Dean Richard Buttimer of the Coggin College of Business and Dean William “Chip” Klostermeyer of the College of Computing, Engineering & Construction hosted the event.

July 15, 2022   Heart-Felt essay by Bill Healy
Bill Healy, class of 1982, recalls “best memories” of early days of University of North Florida and the College of Business.

July 6, 2022   Dean busy bringing CCB into the future
Dr. Richard Buttimer, Dean of the Coggin College of Business has had a busy two years since arrived at the University of North Florida. 

July 6, 2022   UNF and CCB welcome new President
The University of North Florida and the Coggin College of Business celebrates the selection of the seventh UNF President, Dr. Moez Limayem, Ph.D., who takes over the position Aug. 1.

June 1, 2022   Coggin Graduate Alumni Network takes flight
The Coggin Graduate Alumni Network is more than just a connection for former students to share nostalgic stories. It’s an active circuit for graduate alums to connect and further their careers and advance their business interests while reconnecting with graduates who share your University of North Florida experiences.

June 1, 2022    Coggin's Executive Briefcase Program launches for Jacksonville's executives
The University of North Florida Coggin College of Business is always looking to add new names to our roster of local business leaders looking to enhance their skills. The Executive Briefcase program is designed specifically to help local businesses seeking to develop their executive and management personnel. 

May 23, 2022  

McLaughlin Research Endowment established
A new endowment program has been established to honor a generous donation and the legacy of one of the original founders of the University of North Florida business college. 

May 23, 2022  

Women in Leadership Workshop
The Coggin College of Business affirmed its commitment to diversity with its recent workshop “Women In Leadership: Navigating Your Path at the Pace of Today.” The event took place May 12 focusing on graduate and executive programs designed to elevate the impact of women business leaders. 

May 23, 2022  

Frieder elected to Southern Management Board
Coggin College of Business Assistant Professor of Management Dr. Rachel Frieder was elected to serve a five-year term on the Board of Directors of the Southern Management Association. The organization represents management scholars.

May 23, 2022  

IANA Competition hosted by Coggin
University of North Florida was the site of Intermodal Expo Academic Challenge April 1, drawing dozens of students from various schools to our campus. Coggin College of Business Dean Richard Buttimer welcomed the guests that included students from nine different universities.

May 23, 2022  

Kick off of Leadership Series
The first event in Coggin’s 50 Years of Excellence Leadership Series kicked off with a panel discussion packed with outstanding business executives.

April 22,2022  

Coggin Associate Dean, Albert Loh featured in the Wall Street Journal
The Wall Street Journal featured Coggin Associate Dean, Albert Loh, in their article; The Best Job Markets Aren't in the Biggest Cities.
He contributed his thoughts about the strong job market in Jacksonville. 

April 19, 2022  

UNF launches new Women in Business initiative with support of leading Jacksonville companies
The University of North Florida has recently developed a new Women in Business (WIB) initiative within its Coggin College of Business designed to encourage confidence, capability and connections for women and provide students with mentorship and career advancement opportunities within the local community. 

April 14,2022  

Coggin Associate Dean Lakshmi Goel received the Women of Distinction Award from the Girl Scouts
The Girl Scouts of Gateway Council announced Dr. Lakshmi Goel of the University of North Florida as a 2022 Women in Distinction honoree.

March 10,2022  

UNF announces generous support from CSX for Diversity in Business Program and T&L scholarship
The University of North Florida and CSX Transportation, Inc. announced $700K in funding directed by CSX for the Diversity in Business (DIB) program within the Coggin College of Business and the recently named Mark K. Wallace CSX Transportation & Logistics Endowed Scholarship.

February 24,2022  

Coggin Business students win 'Best Master’s Presentation' at Southeast Decision Sciences Institute meeting
Four Coggin College of Business students won the Best Graduate Master Student Presentation at the 51st annual conference of the Southeast Decision Sciences Institute.

February 4,2022   Engaging Students with Real-World Projects
Bringing real-world problems into the classroom can spark excitement and make learning more meaningful for students, according to professors who have been doing just that in the Coggin College of Business. Here are two examples of the many courses on our campus and at Coggin that include community involvement and real-world problem solving with the Jacksonville business community.