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Jennifer Larmore to appear with chamber group Apollo’s Fire on March 1

Published: Feb 29th, 2008

GAINESVILLE, Fla.—University of Florida Performing Arts will present the world-premiere collaboration of Mezzo-soprano Jennifer Larmore and chamber group Apollo’s Fire. The program, to be presented Saturday, March 1 at University […]

Politico: Michael Heaney

Published: Feb 28th, 2008

Political science professor Michael Heaney was quoted in a Feb. 28 The Politico story about plans by anti-war groups to protest at this summer’s Democratic National Convention in Denver.

Protein protects lung cancer cells from efforts to fix or kill them

Published: Feb 28th, 2008

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — A protein that helps lung cancer cells thrive appears to do so by blocking healthy cells’ ability to fix themselves when radiation or chemicals such as nicotine damage their DNA, according to a University of Florida study to be published Friday (Feb. 29) in the journal Molecular Cell.

Healthy Gators 2010, GatorWell encourage good nutrition

Published: Feb 27th, 2008

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — GatorWell Health Promotion Services and the Healthy Gators 2010 coalition encourage everyone at the University of Florida to celebrate National Nutrition Month in March. The national campaign, […]

InsideUF: February 26, 2008

Published: Feb 27th, 2008

Here’s the print version of InsideUF for February 26, 2008.

Former governors to gather for opening of Graham Center

Published: Feb 27th, 2008

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Five former Florida governors and a historian who has won two Pulitzer Prizes are among the prominent people who will participate in events for next week’s grand […]

Wall Street Journal: Alan Cooke

Published: Feb 27th, 2008

Marketing professor Alan Cooke was quoted in a Feb. 27 Wall Street Journal story about the best way to price houses to sell in today’s depressed market. A link is not available because the Journal is by subscription only.

Chicago Tribune: Tom Halasz

Published: Feb 27th, 2008

Tom Halasz, associate director of the Career Resource Center, was quoted in a Feb. 27 Chicago Tribune story about the availability of jobs for college graduates despite the recession-like economy.

Sun-Sentinel: Paul Davenport

Published: Feb 26th, 2008

Paul Davenport, a professor of physiological sciences, was quoted in a Feb. 26 South Florida Sun-Sentinel story about his research into how nicotine withdrawal affects brain activity and cough.

Property tax and economic stimulus plans boost consumer confidence

Published: Feb 26th, 2008

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Passage of the national economic stimulus package and state property tax amendment helped boost Florida’s consumer confidence by four points to 74 in February after last month’s decline to its lowest level in 16 years, a new University of Florida study reports.