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UF School of Music enters new decade as ‘All-Steinway School’

Published: Dec 22nd, 2009

An initiative started in 2002 results in acquisition of the largest collection of Steinway and Sons pianos in Florida GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The University of Florida School of Music will […]

UF names new College of Medicine dean

UF names new College of Medicine dean

Published: Dec 21st, 2009

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Dr. Michael L. Good, an anesthesiologist who helped invent sophisticated simulation systems used for medical training around the world, has been named the ninth dean of the […]

UF senior is first to win Marshall Scholarship to study in United Kingdom

Published: Dec 21st, 2009

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — A University of Florida senior has become the first UF student to win a Marshall Scholarship to study as a graduate student in the United Kingdom. Steven […]

Temp workers not stuck in jobs and earn more than regular employees

Published: Dec 21st, 2009

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Rather than being trapped in dead-end jobs, many people hired by temporary help agencies actually earn higher hourly wages and are better educated than permanent employees, and move quickly between temporary and regular jobs, a new University of Florida study finds.

UF students volunteer in India for holiday break, write blog

Published: Dec 18th, 2009

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — You can follow five students’ blog, gatorgirlsinindia.blogspot.com, during their ‘holiday’ trip to India with Doctors Without Borders. The students leave Sunday.

Check the UF events calendar for updated events

Published: Dec 18th, 2009

NOTE: Postings of events in this section tend to slow near the end of the semester. For updated event listings, visit the daily UF calendar. A link is located above: […]

National cultural resources expert joins DCP

Published: Dec 18th, 2009

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The College of Design, Construction and Planning (DCP) at the University of Florida is pleased to announce that Janet Snyder Matthews will be joining the college’s Historic […]

Three UF researchers named AAAS Fellows

Published: Dec 17th, 2009

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Three University of Florida researchers – two in the College of Engineering and one in the Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences — have been named American […]

CEO Pay

Published: Dec 17th, 2009

Even with all the controversies about how much money big companies pay their chief executives, it turns out a big salary for the CEO proves good for business.

Paying CEOs more than other CEOs results in stockholder dividends

Published: Dec 17th, 2009

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Highly paid CEOs are actually a bonus to the profitability of their companies and offer greater dividends to stockholders, a new University of Florida study finds.