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“Champs” plate now available

Published: Oct 31st, 2007

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — A new special edition “Champs” plate is now available for fans of The Gator Nation to celebrate all the UF championships — past, present and future. Designed […]

Palm Beach Post: Consumer report

Published: Oct 31st, 2007

The October Florida consumer confidence report conducted by UF’s Survey Research Center and Bureau of Economic and Business Research was the subject of an Oct. 31 Palm Beach Post story. […]

Miami Herald: Tonya Koropeckyj-Cox

Published: Oct 31st, 2007

Sociology professor Tonya Koropeckyj-Cox was quoted in an Oct. 31 Miami Herald story about her research into the different views of childlessness by men and women. The story was the […]

Christian Science Monitor: Dennis Jett

Published: Oct 31st, 2007

An op-ed column by International Center Dean Dennis Jett about the Andrew Meyer incident was published in the Oct. 31 Christian Science Monitor. Jett was the moderator of the Sept. […]

Research Report: No Freebies

Published: Oct 31st, 2007

There really is no such thing as a “free lunch.” Now University of Florida research shows companies offering free food, flights, and other goodies often won’t stay in business long enough to hand out those gifts.

No Freebies

Published: Oct 31st, 2007

There really is no such thing as a “free lunch.” Now University of Florida research shows companies offering free food, flights, and other goodies often won’t stay in business long enough to hand out those gifts.

New York Times: David Dilcher

Published: Oct 30th, 2007

A study by David L. Dilcher of the Florida Museum of Natural History of how pond insects can be found trapped in amber was the subject of a story in […]

Low-income households boost Florida’s consumer confidence

Published: Oct 30th, 2007

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Florida’s consumer confidence rose three points to 80 in October largely due to optimism among low-income residents, a new University of Florida study finds.

UF responds to Andrew Meyer apologies

Published: Oct 30th, 2007

The University of Florida recognizes Andrew Meyer for taking responsibility for his behavior which disrupted the Sept. 17 town hall forum for Sen. John Kerry. Andrew has told university officials […]

Lower Income Consumers

Published: Oct 30th, 2007

Lower income consumers are apparently seeing sunny skies ahead. The University of Florida’s latest index of statewide consumer confidence tracked a three point increase in October, driven mainly by lower […]