Business Honors Program
Sarah Gamboa - International Business - Fall 2013
Gamboa is an international business major with a minor in humanities from Pembroke. The first in her family to attend a university, Gamboa works hard to achieve her goals. Over the summer, Gamboa completed a study abroad program in Peru. She currently works as intern global business analyst at T. Rowe Price. She plans to conduct research in the local art industry and plans to write a business plan for an art gallery.
Ambily Joseph - Accounting - Spring 2013
Joseph is an accounting major at USF who aims to get a master's degree in accounting and become a licensed CPA. Her future goal is a job with one of the Big Four accounting firms. Joseph's research project examines college students' brain activity during the negotiation of the $1 auction game to see whether there are significant differences in the subject's neural patterns and if those patterns can be used to predict the ultimate winner. The $1 auction game is a simulation used in game theory to assess individual behavior and strategies.
Aaj Solanki - Accounting - Fall 2013
Solanki is an accounting major from Tampa. He is a recipient of the 25 Under 25 award and aims to become a licensed CPA. He is also a member of accounting honor society Beta Alpha Psi. During the summer of 2012, Solanki completed an internship with Marubeni Specialty Chemical and HighStreet Financial, as well as a study abroad program in Slovakia. Solanki's thesis project will examine airline network structures with the goal of gaining insight into optimal network sustainability using various data mining concepts he was introduced to in his Business Honors courses.