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Phillips Center to host Michael Jackson tribute, July 12

Published: May 31st, 2013

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – “The Ultimate Thriller,” a live Michael Jackson tribute concert, comes to the Phillips Center at 7:30 p.m. Friday, July 12.

UF news for week of June 3 listed

Published: May 31st, 2013

UF News Budget: June 3 – 7

Publishing company chooses Innovation Square for new office

Published: May 31st, 2013

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — CurtCo Robb Media LLC, an international publishing company catering to the ultra-luxury market, is the newest business in the University of Florida’s Innovation Square.

High school graduation rehearsals to affect parking at O’Connell

Published: May 30th, 2013

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Multiple high school graduation rehearsals on Friday will affect parking availability in the University of Florida’s O’Connell Center lot and garage.

New UF center focuses on inflammation and disease

New UF center focuses on inflammation and disease

Published: May 30th, 2013

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Recognizing growing evidence that inflammation influences many diseases — including diabetes, certain cancers and even Alzheimer’s — University of Florida Health has established the Center for Inflammation and Mucosal Immunology to foster collaboration among members of the UF biomedical research community with shared interest in inflammation and disease.

UF professor creates chair in organic chemistry

Published: May 30th, 2013

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — An 84-year-old chemistry professor, who came to the University of Florida in 1980 when the retirement age in his native country threatened to shorten his career, has pledged $1.5 million to fund a chair in the chemistry department.

UF/IFAS researcher to defend biotechnology at Cato Institute

Published: May 30th, 2013

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UF awards scholarships to 11 top Florida high school graduates

Published: May 29th, 2013

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The University of Florida has named eight Florida high school seniors to the Lombardi Scholars Program and three to the Stamps Scholars Program.

Tampa Bay Times: Shawn Steed

Published: May 29th, 2013

Shawn Steed, IFAS extension agent in Hillsborough County, was mentioned in a May 16 Tampa Bay Times story about the Community Supported Agriculture program at Steed Farms in Plant City.

Tampa Bay Times: Jeffrey Harman

Published: May 29th, 2013

Jeffrey Harman, associate professor of health services, management and policy, was quoted in a May 17 Tampa Bay Times story about the high cost of medical procedures at Hernando County […]