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Palm Beach Post: Fletcher Baldwin

Published: Sep 30th, 2009

Fletcher Baldwin, a professor emeritus and constitutional law scholar, was quoted in a Sept. 21 Palm Beach Post story about the state’s questioning of the use of a speed-catching van […]

Miami Herald: Kenneth Krysko

Published: Sep 30th, 2009

Kenneth Krysko, senior herpetologist at the Florida Museum of Natural History, was quoted in a Sept. 20 Miami Herald story about the discovery of the African rock python in the […]

St. Petersburg Times: Fletcher Baldwin

Published: Sep 30th, 2009

Fletcher Baldwin, a professor emeritus and constitutional law scholar, was quoted in a Sept. 18 St. Petersburg Times story about an effort to amend Florida’s Constitution to block any federal […]

London Sunday Times: William Hauswirth

Published: Sep 30th, 2009

William Hauswirth, an ophthalmic molecular geneticist, was quoted in a Sept. 17 London Sunday Times story about his work to cure two monkeys of color blindness. The story was among […]

Scientists join forces to explain HIV spread in central and east Africa

Scientists join forces to explain HIV spread in central and east Africa

Published: Sep 29th, 2009

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Scientists studying biology and geography may seem worlds apart, but together they have answered a question that has defied explanation about the spread of the HIV-1 epidemic in Africa.

Florida’s consumer confidence rises as economic fears ease

Published: Sep 29th, 2009

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Belief that a national economic recovery is under way boosted Florida’s consumer confidence three points to 74 in September, according to a new University of Florida survey. […]

InsideUF: Sept. 29, 2009

Published: Sep 29th, 2009

Insideuf: Sept. 29, 2009

Pro-team mascots have Gator roots

Pro-team mascots have Gator roots

Published: Sep 29th, 2009

Behind some of the most recognizable professional mascots’ plush suits and painted mesh, there lies a Gator. You likely would never guess that under his big yellow antlers and giant-size […]

Guzick defines integration vision

Guzick defines integration vision

Published: Sep 29th, 2009

Building blocks. They represent new beginnings, and strong, long-lasting foundations — especially relevant as we establish new homes for important components of UF and Shands HealthCare. Soon we will open […]

Sea level stargazing:  Astronomers make key sighting with Fla. telescope

Sea level stargazing: Astronomers make key sighting with Fla. telescope

Published: Sep 28th, 2009

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — This summer, University of Florida astronomers inaugurated the world’s largest optical telescope on a nearly 8,000-foot mountaintop 3,480 miles away. But it was a far more modest […]