February 18, 2020

Jill Holloway Smith has been named associate vice president for alumni engagement and executive director of the University of Kentucky Alumni Association. Smith, a Paducah native, earned a bachelor’s degree in marketing and management in 2005 from the UK Gatton College of Business and Economics and a master’s degree in career and technical education from the UK College of Agriculture, Food and Environment in 2011.


February 17, 2020

University of Kentucky Masters of Accounting student, Brooklyn Heideman has passed the Tableau Desktop Specialist exam on her very first try. An interactive data visualization software company, Tableau Software recommends that those planning to take the exam have at least three months of experience working with Tableau, but Heideman did it in only 2 and a half weeks. 


February 13, 2020

Four Pelissier Scholars and finance majors, Bryce Kushner, Andrew Buskill, Connor McKee, and Graham Sparks (pictured L-R), recently passed the December 2019 CFA (Chartered Financial Analyst) Level I Exam, which had a pass rate of 42 percent.


February 12, 2020

Noting that prosperity is increasingly tied to place and preparation, the Center for Business and Economic Research (CBER) released its 48th Kentucky Annual Economic Report today.


January 29, 2020

The Gatton College of Business & Economics is hosting a Gatton Pro Open House event, taking place on Tuesday, March 10, from 4:30-6:30 p.m. in Woodward Hall. Stop by anytime to learn about any (or all) of Gatton's masters and certifications programs. 


January 28, 2020

What is the outlook for Kentucky’s economy in 2020? Should investors be confident about how the stock market will perform this year or concerned?


January 23, 2020

Poets&Quants (P&Q) released their 2019/2020 Top 100 U.S. MBA Programs and the University of Kentucky's One Year MBA jumped 19 spots to #74, which was the fifth largest jump of all MBA programs in this rankings survey from the previous year.


January 23, 2020

Happy 2020! I’ve returned from an amazing holiday in Australia, and we’re ready for a “ripper-chipper” (that’s Australian for great) year here at Gatton.


January 22, 2020

Registration is now open for the 10th Annual Supply Chain Forum presented by the Gatton College of Business and Economics. The event will be held at 12:30 p.m. on February 27, in the Woodford Reserve Club at UK’s Kroger Field.


January 22, 2020

The UK MBA takes this opportunity to recognize and thank the current Project Connect internship sponsors and companies, along with our student's hard work in presenting their research and recommendations based on their specific team's project scope.