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Exhibition of printed woodcuts on view at Harn through Feb. 3

Published: Jun 29th, 2012

GAINESVILLE, Fla.— Visitors to the Harn Museum of Art will witness the fusion of traditional Japanese printing techniques with modern European aesthetics through the “Souvenirs of Modern Asia: The Prints of Paul Jacoulet” exhibition. The exhibition will be on view through Feb. 3, 2013.

UF’s Wi-Fi network now unified for better security

Published: Jun 29th, 2012

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Projects completed this summer to the University of Florida’s wireless network mean an easier, more unified Wi-Fi experience for all Gators, and better security for both end-users and UF’s wireless network.

Parking areas set aside for convention attendees this weekend

Published: Jun 29th, 2012

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Several parking areas on the University of Florida campus will be affected this weekend as the Jehovah’s Witnesses convene in the O’Connell Center.

Interaction between molecules key to dangerous drug reaction, UF researchers find

Interaction between molecules key to dangerous drug reaction, UF researchers find

Published: Jun 28th, 2012

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — University of Florida researchers have helped identify the underlying cause of a genetically derived, potentially fatal reaction to an anti-HIV medication, and have begun creating a less dangerous form of the drug.

UF urges cooperation as students check into residence halls

Published: Jun 28th, 2012

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The University of Florida is welcoming new campus residents and their families during Summer B Check-In through Friday.

UF researchers find natural product that boosts plant defense against root pests

UF researchers find natural product that boosts plant defense against root pests

Published: Jun 27th, 2012

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — University of Florida researchers have discovered a natural compound to battle insect pests that plague gardeners and growers.

Historic St. Augustine museum open extended hours prior to closing for renovation, new exhibit

Published: Jun 27th, 2012

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The Museum of History and Archaeology at the Government House in historic downtown St. Augustine will close July 23 for renovations and a new exhibit to open late next year.

Museum researchers receive $53,000 to digitize ancient Mayan collection

Published: Jun 27th, 2012

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Florida Museum of Natural History researchers recently received $53,000 to enhance the museum’s online database of Mayan artifacts.

UF faculty can speak to aspects of court decision on health care law

Published: Jun 27th, 2012

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Tropical storm forces road, bridge closings in region

Published: Jun 26th, 2012

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The Florida Department of Transportation is providing an update on road and bridge closures in North Florida due to Tropical Storm Debby.