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Fla. Museum seeks volunteers for Newberry fossil dig

Published: Nov 28th, 2007

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The Florida Museum of Natural History Vertebrate Paleontology Division is looking for volunteers to assist with fossil collecting at a major site discovered in 2005 in a […]

UF students develop strategies to protect St. Augustine neighborhood

Published: Nov 28th, 2007

ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. — Graduate students from the University of Florida’s College of Design, Construction and Planning Historic Preservation Program will give a public presentation at 2 p.m. Sunday at […]

Chronicle of Higher Education: Gene Zdziarski

Published: Nov 28th, 2007

Gene Zdziarski, assistant vice president of student affairs and dean of students, was quoted in a Nov. 28 Chronicle of Higher Education story about the continuing challenge of colleges and […]

USA Today: Terry McCoy

Published: Nov 28th, 2007

Political science professor Terry McCoy was quoted in a Nov. 28 USA Today story about the bid of Venezuelan president Hugo Chavez to remain in office for 20 years.

Researchers say new steak’s a hit with consumers

Published: Nov 28th, 2007

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — A cut of beef once ground into hamburger has become one of the nation’s most popular steaks, thanks to a processing method co-developed by a University of Florida researcher.

Gatorade Inventor Dies

Published: Nov 27th, 2007

The inventor of the world’s most popular sports drink has died. Here’s an old interview with University of Florida researcher Dr. Robert Cade discussing the development of Gatorade.

Gatorade creator Dr. Robert Cade dies Tuesday at age 80

Gatorade creator Dr. Robert Cade dies Tuesday at age 80

Published: Nov 27th, 2007

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Dr. J. Robert Cade, the legendary University of Florida scientist who led the research team that gave the world Gatorade, died Tuesday at Shands at UF medical center. He was 80.

Associated Press: Cade’s death

Published: Nov 27th, 2007

The death of Dr. J. Robert Cade on Nov. 27 was the subject of newspaper stories worldwide, including the biggest circulation dailies in the U.S. Those papers included: USA Today, […]

Dip in Florida’s consumer confidence likely to hurt holiday retail sales

Published: Nov 27th, 2007

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Florida’s consumer confidence dropped two points to 77 in November, portending lackluster sales for the holiday retail season, a new University of Florida study finds.

Miami Herald: Consumer confidence

Published: Nov 27th, 2007

The monthly consumer confidence report issued by the Bureau of Economic and Business Research was the subject of a Nov. 27 story in The Miami Herald. Numerous other state newspapers […]