UF news for week of June 2 listed
[UPDATED: 1: PM, 6/5/14]
GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Here are the releases the University of Florida’s media relations office expects to send next week, subject to change:
Monday, June 2
Moved to Wednesday: GREENING TREATMENT — A University of Florida research team is cautiously optimistic after finding a possible treatment in the lab for citrus greening, a disease devastating Florida’s $9 billion citrus industry. It is the first step in a years-long process to bring a treatment to market.
EVENTS 0602 — upcoming events of potential media interest.
ADDED: CLIMATE CHANGE EXPERT TIP
Tuesday, June 3
(Previously) EMBARGOED IFAS RELEASE: POTATO FAMINE DISEASE ORIGIN
ADDED: SPACE EXPERIMENT ADVISORY
Wednesday, June 4
SEA LEVEL RISE SPACE CENTER — The effects of climate change are already showing up in places from Miami to Alaska, scientists say, but two University of Florida geologists are focusing their attention on one especially noteworthy and vulnerable piece of waterfront real estate: Kennedy Space Center. With broadcast video.
Thursday, June 5
ADDED: Invasive Lizard Tegu
Friday, June 6
ADDED: PREEMINENCE HIRES
BUDGET 0606 — advisory for next week’s releases.