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Living their best business life

Last year, as a freshman, Patrick Potter wanted to feel like an Illini. The enchantment of starting college appealed to him. Potter looked forward to learning the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign campus. He wanted to spend warm days on the … Continued

Dudek could take new route to pro football

The only thing Mike Dudek can’t catch – is a break. After blowing the doors off the college football world during his freshman season on the University of Illinois football team – 76 catches, 1,038 receiving yards, 6 touchdowns, and … Continued

Brown and Huang win WRDS Best Paper Award

Wharton Research Data Services (WRDS), the leading data research platform and business intelligence tool for corporate, academic and government institutions worldwide, is pleased to announce Jeffrey R. Brown, the Josef & Margot Lakonishok Professor of Business and Dean, and Jiekun … Continued

Gies One-Year Naming Anniversary

  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