UF news for week of May 26 listed


[UPDATED: 3:19 PM, 5/29/14]

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Here are the releases the University of Florida’s media relations office expects to send next week, subject to change:

Monday, May 26

Holiday – office closed

Tuesday, May 27

CONSUMER CONFIDENCE – monthly Florida consumer confidence report.

No Release — posted on InsideUFMACHEN BOOK – University Press of Florida publishes “The Purposes of the University: Selected Speeches” by UF President Bernie Machen with executive speechwriter Aaron Hoover. The book sheds light on many of the recent upheavals within academia, highlights milestones and key moments at UF, celebrates iconic figures and campus personalities, and aims to inspire and celebrate young people.

HURRICANE TIP – tip sheet on how to prepare for hurricane season.

EVENTS 0527 — upcoming events of potential media interest.

Wednesday, May 28

ORGANIC FOOD CONFUSION — With more people buying local and organic food, consumers should know the difference between the two so they recognize what they’re buying, but nearly one in five still confuse the terms, researchers say.

Thursday, May 29


Friday, May 30

BUDGET 0530 — advisory for next week’s releases.

ADDEDBOT Meetings Advisory (June 5-6, 2014)