GAINESVILLE, Fla. — University of Florida professor James Oliverio was on hand recently for the rehearsals and sold-out London premiere performances of trumpeter Wynton Marsalis’ “Swing Symphony,” featuring the combined forces of the Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra and the London Symphony conducted by Sir Simon Rattle.
July 2012 Archive
GAINESVILLE, Fla. — University of Florida electrical engineering major Matthew Feldman, who is conducting research this summer at Rice University in Houston, broke a Guinness World Record for joggling – jogging and juggling – Friday at the Rice University running track.
GAINESVILLE, Fla. — University of Florida engineering students have garnered a second-place finish at the International RoboSub Competition in San Diego, where they tested their skills with a small robotic submarine autonomously maneuvering through a series of obstacles on a military base.
Ken Heilman, a neurology and health psychology professor, was quoted in a July 19 NBC News article about why scents bring back memories.
Extension horticulturist Sydney Park Brown was quoted in a July 17 Associated Press story about the different varieties of vines and the uses for them.
Judith Johnson, a professor of pathology and clinical microbiology, was quoted in a July 17 Associated Press story about the cholera epidemic in Haiti.
Political science professor Dan Smith was quoted in a July 15 Associated Press story about the presidential race remaining close.