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Research team headed by UF professor found evidence of oil residue in Gulf two years after BP spill

September 16 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. --- Oil residue remained in the Gulf of Mexico two years after the Deepwater Horizon oil spill, according to a study headed by a University of Florida professor.

Good results from Florida’s urban tree-planting program, UF/IFAS study shows

September 11 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Florida’s urban tree-planting program works well: 93 percent of the trees planted were still alive up to five years after they were planted, a new University of Florida study shows.

Gulf anglers could be entitled to $585 million after the Deepwater Horizon oil spill, UF/IFAS study says

September 9 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. --- Recreational anglers who normally fish in the Gulf of Mexico lost up to $585 million from lost fishing opportunities in the year of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill and could be entitled to compensation, according to a new University of Florida study.

UF poll: Majority of Floridians support Right to Medical Marijuana ballot question

September 4 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. --- A majority of Floridians support the use of medical marijuana, according to a new University of Florida poll.

UF poll: Scott holds six-point advantage over Crist; Floridians have negative view of Affordable Care Act

September 3 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. --- A new poll of registered voters in Florida by the University of Florida found that incumbent Republican Gov. Rick Scott holds a six-point advantage over Democratic nominee Charlie Crist, with 44 percent of likely voters favoring Scott and 38 percent favoring Crist.

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New Harn exhibition features work by faculty members

September 16 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The Harn Museum of Art at the University of Florida is featuring art by UF’s School of Art + Art History art studio faculty in a new exhibition titled “Solo/Together: 50th Annual UF Art Faculty Exhibition.”

New dean named for College of Dentistry

September 16 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Dr. Isabel Garcia has been named dean of the University of Florida College of Dentistry.

Journalist, former ambassador to discuss Israel-Palestine conflict on Sept. 16

September 11 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – ACCENT Speakers Bureau at the University of Florida and the Jewish Student Union will host a conversation between Ambassador Michael Oren and Italian-Palestinian journalist Rula Jebreal on Sept. 16.

Collection of santos, other artwork opens gallery anniversary

September 9 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. --- Kicking off University Gallery’s 50th anniversary celebration in 2015 is “Come Home; Selections from the Collection of Hector Puig,” featuring selections from the art collection of Hector Puig.

Sheys partner with UF to create 657-acre conference retreat center

September 5 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla --- A prominent Gainesville-area couple who are longtime University of Florida supporters have committed to transfer their house and 657 acres of pristine conservation land to the university, allowing UF eventually to create a conference retreat center west of the campus that could host symposiums and other academic events advancing UF’s mission.

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The Tampa Tribune: Daniel Smith

July 17 2014

Political science professor Daniel Smith was quoted in a July 16 Tampa Tribune story about the Legislature’s refrain from appealing a ruling that found two new Florida congressional districts unconstitutional.

Miami Herald: Daniel Smith

July 17 2014

Political science professor Daniel Smith was quoted in a July 13 Miami Herald story about the pressure on gubernatorial candidate Charlie Crist to announce a running mate.

South Florida Sun-Sentinel: Steven Kirn

July 17 2014

Steven Kirn, executive director of the David F. Miller Center for Retailing Education and Research, was quoted in a July 9 South Florida Sun-Sentinel story about the expansion of Hobby Lobby in South Florida despite the company’s U.S. Supreme Court case.

Tampa Bay Times: Steven Kirn

July 17 2014

Steven Kirn, executive director of the David F. Miller retailing Education and Research Center, was quoted in a July 3 Tampa Bay Times story about Winn-Dixie’s attempt to win over the Tampa Bay market.

Tampa Bay Times: Daniel Smith

July 17 2014

Daniel Smith, a political science professor, was quoted in a July 4 Tampa Bay Times story about how an increase in no-party voters could reshape Florida politics.

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