"I ended up at UD by accident," said Professor of Management Bruce Evans, who has
taught at UD for 50 years now. Half a century ago, he and his brother were heading
home to the East Coast from a camping trip and stopped by UD on a whim; Bob Lynch,
dean of the newly formed Graduate School of Management (now the Satish & Yasmin Gupta
College of Business), hired Professor Bruce, as he is known by students, on the spot. READ MORE
Gabe Dickey, DBA '19, recently successfully defended his dissertation, titled "Exploring the Human Side of Audit Quality: Team Engagement and Partner Leadership Behaviors," for UD's Doctor of Business Administration. Dickey has spent his career in the accounting profession, the vast majority as a certified public accountant working in auditing. He began UD's DBA program three years ago, drawn in by his interest in broader business issues and the program's practitioner-oriented focus.
Kate Palla, BA '10, gets to her office in Gulu, Uganda, by hailing any motorcycle driver who doesn't already have a passenger. "For 15 cents, they'll take you anywhere you want to go," she explained. "It's the least expensive Uber ever." Palla is the director of finance and operations for Cycle Connect, a high-growth asset-finance company based in Uganda.