Law professor emeritus Joe Little was quoted in an Oct. 15 ABC News story about an effort to limit legal compensation for a woman who was attacked and disfigured by her friend’s chimpanzee.
October 2009 Archive
Cancer specialist Dr. Carmen Allegra was quoted in an Oct. 11 USA Today story about the incidence of ductal carcinoma in situ, a form of breast cancer.
Research by recent doctoral graduate Donna Sabis-Burns was cited in an Oct. 11 Associated Press story about how the story of Christopher Columbus is being told in classrooms today. The citation was the result of a News Bureau news release.
GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Since reports of widespread bee die-offs began to surface in October 2006, researchers have investigated possible reasons ranging from hive-infecting mites to cell phone-tower radiation. They have yet to pinpoint the cause of colony collapse disorder — most likely, because there isn’t just one, say University of Florida researchers.
Today is a test of UFAlert text and email emergency notification systems. This UF home page notification is posted in conjunction with the test. If this were an actual emergency, updates and additional information on the situation would be posted on the university’s home page.
If you had trouble receiving either the [...]
GAINESVILLE, Fla. — “Driver’s Ed” for kids could be another name for a statewide program administered by the University of Florida that is designed to reduce the number and severity of injuries and deaths to children from bicycle and traffic crashes.
GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The University of Florida will conduct a test of its emergency notification system at noon Wednesday.
Messages will be sent to students, faculty and staff via text messaging, mass e-mail and a posting on the UF homepage. Notes also will be posted to the UF Facebook page and Twitter accounts telling users to [...]
GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Florida’s consumer confidence remained flat at 72 in October, a level more in line with economists’ expectations than the initial increase that was recorded last month, according to a new University of Florida survey.
Yesterday, Oct. 26, the College of Design, Construction and Planning (DCP) officially opened its interdisciplinary teaching/research facility, Citylab-Orlando. Located in downtown Orlando, the program will bring sustainable design training to urban challenges in central Florida. In so many ways, DCP’s professional programs and activities model multidisciplinary approaches to sustainability.
Another example is the international competition, [...]