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Significant gift will help UF establish primary care education center

Significant gift will help UF establish primary care education center

Published: Nov 16th, 2011

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The University of Florida announced today that a UF College of Medicine alumnus and his wife have made a significant contribution that will establish a center for primary care education and fuel the university’s plan to build a new medical education building.

‘My Fair Lady’ comes to Phillips Center Nov. 23

Published: Nov 16th, 2011

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Henry Higgins, Eliza Doolittle and the rest of the iconic characters from “My Fair Lady” will transport theatregoers back to 1912 London in this Broadway classic, produced by Big League Productions Inc. at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 23 at the University of Florida’s Phillips Center for Performing Arts.

Statistical models inspired from Facebook could help endangered animals, UF researchers say

Statistical models inspired from Facebook could help endangered animals, UF researchers say

Published: Nov 15th, 2011

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Some endangered animals may live in smaller habitats than scientists realize, leading to inflated estimates of their ability to survive, according to a new University of Florida study.

Aggressive Kids

Published: Nov 15th, 2011

Kids should think twice before picking on early maturing girls or late maturing boys in their class. A new University of Florida study links violent conduct in schools to some students’ timing in puberty.

Events on UF campus Thursday will offer help to quit tobacco use

Published: Nov 15th, 2011

Cancer Society’s Great American Smokeout Thursday, with events in the atrium at Shands at UF medical center and elsewhere on campus.

Coach of inspirational soccer team of refugees to speak at UF

Published: Nov 15th, 2011

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Luma Mufleh, subject of a book University of Florida freshmen were asked to read this year, will speak at 7:30 p.m. Thursday in the Reitz Student Union Grand Ballroom.

Celebrated dancer-choreographer spends week in residency at UF

Published: Nov 14th, 2011

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Ellen Cornfield, a New York choreographer and dancer, and a longtime member of the Merce Cunningham Dance Company, is spending this week in residency at the University of Florida School of Theatre + Dance.

UF’s new Innovation Hub offers boot camp for technology-minded entrepreneurs

Published: Nov 14th, 2011

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Technology-minded entrepreneurs will gather this week for special training in a Technology Entrepreneur BootCamp organized by the University of Florida Office of Technology Licensing and UF Tech Connect.

LiveVibe TV looks at arts, sciences in digital age

Published: Nov 14th, 2011

GAINESVILLE, Fla.– LiveVibe TV kicks off Season 3 with “WHAT’S HAPNAN? Arts & Sciences in the Digital Age” at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 17 in the Digital World Institute’s REVE, located in Norman Gym.

Grand opening ceremony held for The Continuum

Published: Nov 10th, 2011

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Provident Resources Group and Capstone Companies hosted a grand-opening ceremony Thursday for The Continuum, a housing community designed for University of Florida graduate/professional students, faculty and staff.