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American Scientist: Andrew Tatem

Published: Apr 29th, 2009

Andrew Tatem, who holds a joint position with the Emerging Pathogens Institute and the department of geography, was quoted in the May-June issue of American Scientist about his research into […]

Florida Times-Union: J. Glenn Morris

Published: Apr 29th, 2009

J. Glenn Morris, director of the Emerging Pathogens Institute, was quoted in an April 28 Florida Times-Union story about how Florida will cope with a potential outbreak of swine flu. […]

Florida Today: Bob Dekle

Published: Apr 29th, 2009

Law professor Bob Dekle was quoted in an April 26 Florida Today story about a businessman who alleges a conspiracy between his business rivals and local sheriff’s agents.

CNN.com: John Dame

Published: Apr 29th, 2009

John Dame, chairman of infectious diseases and pathology, was quoted in an April 23 CNN.com story about the possibility of a malaria vaccine.

Associated Press: David Hackett

Published: Apr 29th, 2009

Religion professor David Hackett was quoted in an April 22 Associated Press story about a monastery in Massachusetts that is selling $65-a-tube facial cream to raise money.

Washington Post: John Harvey

Published: Apr 29th, 2009

John Harvey, executive associate dean of the College of Veterinary Medicine, was quoted in an April 20 Washington Post story about the deaths of 21 polo horses.

Associated Press: Bruce Goldberger

Published: Apr 29th, 2009

Bruce Goldberger, director of the William R. Maples Center for Forensic Medicine, was quoted in an April 16 Associated Press story about the creation of a veterinary forensic sciences program […]

Miriam Buhr selected as Society for Research in Child Development junior mentor

Published: Apr 28th, 2009

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Miriam Buhr, a doctoral candidate from the Educational Psychology program, was selected as one of 15 junior mentors chosen for the Society for Research in Child Development’s […]

UF Air Force ROTC awards seven Lt. Col. John Lewis Crown Scholarships

UF Air Force ROTC awards seven Lt. Col. John Lewis Crown Scholarships

Published: Apr 28th, 2009

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — University of Florida Air Force ROTC Detachment 150 held its annual spring awards ceremony on Thursday, April 16. During the awards ceremony, seven cadets, including five sophomores […]

Consumer Confidence Surges

Published: Apr 28th, 2009

The current recession is the worst the country has seen since the 1970’s, but Floridians may be starting to get a little more optimistic about the economy. The latest University of Florida surveys says consumer confidence went up six points, to 71, in April.