Nine exceptional faculty members at the University of Illinois’ Gies College of Business have been named recipients of the 2018-19 Dean’s Impact Award. The award recognizes outstanding faculty for their contributions to the College. “I am proud to recognize these … Continued
Yearly Archives: 2018
Gies College of Business professor Michael Donohoe has been named one of the Top 50 Undergraduate Business Professors for 2018 by Poets&Quants. Donohoe is an associate professor in the Department of Accountancy and PwC Faculty Fellow at the University of … Continued
Hamed Kadiani did not have to travel far to discover his purpose; after all, he grew up just 90 miles from Champaign-Urbana. Kadiani (ACCY ’18) is now in his final year on campus as a Master of Accountancy Science student, … Continued
Larry Gies admits he wasn’t always comfortable with the idea of putting his name on the College of Business at the University of Illinois. “I always believe in team first,” said Gies. “A leader always puts the team ahead … Continued
Every semester for the last 14 years, Kevin Jackson has welcomed new students to his Illinois accountancy classroom. But this semester, as the new Associate Dean of Undergraduate Affairs, he’s welcoming many more new students—634 freshmen in fact–and working to … Continued
More top companies are using non-GAAP metrics to explain their financial performance, and a new report from Audit Analytics suggests the trend of using numbers outside the Generally Accepted Accounting Principles is continuing to grow. “That’s pretty much in line … Continued
Twenty-five years ago, Scott Becker, ACCY, FIN ’86, never thought his companies would be leading events featuring Bill Clinton, George W. Bush, Theo Epstein, and Katie Couric. But with a foundation from Gies College of Business, Becker has done just … Continued
Congratulations to Kirsten Fanning and Tim Brown! Their paper entitled, “The Joint Effects of Internal Auditors’ Approach and Persuasion Tactics on Managers’ Responses to Internal Audit Advice”, has been accepted for publication in the July 2019 issue of The Accounting Review.
It’s been a busy September for Nick Fabbrini. This month Fabbrini, ’09 ACCY, was named as an assistant coach for the 2019 U.S. Men’s National University Hockey Team, which will compete in the 2019 Winter World University Games from March … Continued
Congratulations to Michelle Hutchens. Her paper, “The Pricing and Performance of Supercharged IPOs”, with Alex Edwards (University of Toronto) and Sonja Rego (Indiana University), has been conditionally accepted at The Accounting Review.