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CANCELED: State Rep. Will Weatherford to discuss the new redistricting law

Published: Oct 19th, 2011

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Rep. Will Weatherford, one of Florida’s leading state legislators, will discuss the Sunshine State’s new redistricting law on Oct. 26 at the University of Florida. The program is co-sponsored by UF’s Bob Graham Center for Public Service and College of Journalism and Communications.

Art students’ show opens at Reitz Student Union

Published: Oct 19th, 2011

GAINESVILLE, Fla.— A show titled “Plying Thoughts” by MFA painting and drawing student Kalina Winska and BFA sculpture student Erin Curry continues through Oct. 28 at the gallery at the Reitz Student Union.

Safer Grapefruit

Published: Oct 19th, 2011

Warnings about grapefruit show up on some prescription drugs, as it can interfere with certain medicines. Now University of Florida researchers are developing a tasty grapefruit that won’t come with a warning.

UF researchers say they can create grapefruit hybrid that won’t interfere with medicine

UF researchers say they can create grapefruit hybrid that won’t interfere with medicine

Published: Oct 19th, 2011

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — For years, doctors and pharmacists have warned people to steer clear of fresh grapefruit or grapefruit juice when taking certain medicines.

Multimedia: UF researchers say they can create grapefruit hybrid that won’t interfere with medicine

Multimedia: UF researchers say they can create grapefruit hybrid that won’t interfere with medicine

Published: Oct 19th, 2011

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — For years, doctors and pharmacists have warned people to steer clear of fresh grapefruit or grapefruit juice when taking certain medicines.

UF to plant tree recognizing the first African woman to win Nobel Peace Prize

Published: Oct 19th, 2011

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — A 20-foot oak tree will be planted Friday on the University of Florida campus to celebrate the life of Nobel Peace Prize laureate Wangari Maathai.

UF begins online master’s degree, graduate certificate in Web design, online communication

Published: Oct 18th, 2011

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The University of Florida College of Journalism and Communications will launch a fully online, distance learning Master of Arts degree in mass communication with a specialization in Web design and online communication in January 2012.

Police arrest man in connection with robbery near Shands

Published: Oct 17th, 2011

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The University of Florida Police Department and the Gainesville Police Department conducted a joint investigation and arrested a Gainesville man on Monday in connection with a robbery by sudden snatching on the University of Florida campus.

UF urges alternative transportation on One Less Car Day Oct. 26

Published: Oct 17th, 2011

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — On Oct. 26, University of Florida faculty, staff and students can help UF reach its goal of becoming carbon neutral by 2025.

Huffington Post: Paul Ortiz

Published: Oct 17th, 2011

History professor Paul Ortiz, director of the Samuel Proctor Oral History Program, was quoted in an Oct. 4 Huffington Post story on the “Occupy Wall Street” movement.