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Landscape artist Gary Borse’s paintings on display at Fla. Museum through Nov. 25

Published: Jul 31st, 2007

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The Florida Museum of Natural History is displaying four colorful Florida landscape paintings by award-winning artist Gary Borse through Nov. 25. “The Soul of Florida Landscapes” exhibition, […]

UF receives approval for small animal hospital expansion

Published: Jul 31st, 2007

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine officials are moving forward with plans to build a new Veterinary Education and Clinical Research Center, a $58 million facility that will include a major expansion of UF’s small animal hospital.

UF to lead research on life-threatening fungus

Published: Jul 31st, 2007

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Hear the word fungus, and mushrooms and mold might leap to mind. But the University of Florida is about to house the nation’s first research repository for one species that has nothing to do with pizza toppings or marbling blue cheese: Aspergillus, which increasingly poses a major health threat to cancer patients and transplant recipients.

Florida’s housing downturn stymies consumer confidence turnaround

Published: Jul 31st, 2007

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The weak housing market is to blame for Florida’s one-point drop in consumer confidence to 81 in July at a time when the national index is on the rise, a new University of Florida study finds.

Physicists: Quantum dance draws unexpected guests

Published: Jul 30th, 2007

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — It was always thought to be restricted to everyday types, with no magnetic sorts allowed in the door.

Update: Weekly

Published: Jul 30th, 2007

This is University Update Weekly, your source for University of Florida news and events for the week of July 30th.

Media Advisory: The Florida Cat Conference and Dog Owners and Breeders Symposium

Published: Jul 27th, 2007

WHAT: The Florida Cat Conference and Dog Owners and Breeders Symposium Sponsored by the University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine, this annual event will feature speakers on a range […]

Discovery Channel’s Shark Week features UF shark expert

Published: Jul 27th, 2007

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The Discovery Channel will feature University of Florida shark expert George Burgess in two programs during its 20th anniversary Shark Week beginning Sunday through Aug. 4.

Chronicle of Higher Education: Budget cuts

Published: Jul 27th, 2007

Possible ways the University of Florida and other state universities will cope with budget cutbacks was the subject of a July 27 story in the Chronicle of Higher Education.

UF’s Library West receives green building certification

Published: Jul 26th, 2007

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The newly renovated Library West now ranks as one of the most environmentally friendly buildings on campus.