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UF interior design student wins prestigious scholarship in national competition

Published: Jan 31st, 2008

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — University of Florida interior design student Anne Baumstarck was chosen as the recipient of the 2007 Gensler Brinkman Scholarship. Her work was selected from more than 100 […]

Pugh Hall, new UF facility, to be dedicated Feb. 9

Published: Jan 31st, 2008

WHAT: Dedication ceremony for Jim and Alexis Pugh Hall WHEN: 11 a.m. Feb. 9 WHERE: Pugh Hall, Buckman Drive between Dauer and Newell halls, University of Florida campus. PARKING INFORMATION: […]

Tampa Tribune: David Denslow

Published: Jan 31st, 2008

Economist David Denslow was quoted in a Jan. 31 Tampa Tribune story about the potential positive impact of Florida’s new property tax amendment on the state’s real estate market.

Wall Street Journal: Daniel Smith

Published: Jan 31st, 2008

Political science professor Daniel Smith was quoted in a Jan. 31 Wall Street Journal story about the possible changes in Republican voting strength in Florida. A link is unavailable because […]

UF clinic offers free hearing tests, classes to community

Published: Jan 30th, 2008

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The University of Florida Speech and Hearing Clinic is celebrating the American Academy of Audiology’s 20th anniversary this spring by offering hearing free screenings and an education […]

Valentine jewelry sale to be held on Feb. 1

Published: Jan 30th, 2008

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — A Valentine jewelry sale will take place from 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. on Feb. 1 at the Reitz Student Union Colonnade. There will be a large […]

Mayor to join Martha Graham Dance Company at the Phillips Center on Feb. 8

Published: Jan 30th, 2008

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Mayor Pegeen Hanrahan will join the Martha Graham Dance Company as a special guest when the world-renowned troupe performs at the Phillips Center for the Performing Arts […]

Urinary dysfunction troubles men who undergo prostate removal

Urinary dysfunction troubles men who undergo prostate removal

Published: Jan 30th, 2008

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Men with prostate cancer who have their prostate removed cite sexual dysfunction as the most common side effect after surgery, but urinary dysfunction troubles these patients most, reports a University of Florida researcher. What’s more, many aren’t emotionally prepared to face these complications.

Autism awareness walk/run scheduled for Saturday

Published: Jan 29th, 2008

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The Autism Awareness 5K Walk/Run to benefit the University of Florida Center for Autism and Related Disabilities is scheduled for Saturday at Westside Park. Registration begins at […]

Beachgoers who stay high and dry may stay healthier

Beachgoers who stay high and dry may stay healthier

Published: Jan 29th, 2008

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Attention snowbirds and spring breakers: Beachgoers who stay high and dry may have healthier fun in the sun than those frolicking on wet sand or in the water, according to a University of Florida veterinary researcher.