UF urged to appreciate student employees this week

Published: April 14 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The University of Florida Office for Student Financial Affairs urges offices on campus to show their appreciation to student employees this week.

UF events of possible media interest listed

Published: April 14 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The following events are scheduled in the near future at or near the University of Florida:

UF College of Veterinary Medicine hosts Open House April 12

Published: April 10 2014

Homan named UF Teacher-Scholar of the Year

Published: April 9 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — English professor Sidney R. Homan has been awarded the University of Florida’s Teacher-Scholar of the Year award for 2013-2014.Originating in 1960, it is UF’s most prestigious and oldest faculty award. It offers an honorarium of $6,000 in addition to other appropriate recognition. In making the award, the Award Committee selects a faculty member who demonstrates distinguished achievement in both teaching and scholarly activity demonstrated through scholarly research, creative writing, original works of art, etc., and visibility within and beyond the university.

Sustainable UF to host annual Campus Earth Day April 11

Published: April 8 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The University of Florida’s Office of Sustainability will host its annual Campus Earth Day celebration from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. April 11 at the Plaza of the Americas.

Consumer, be aware: Quality of health-related Internet searches varies

Published: April 8 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — If you’re like most people, you’ve gone online to find out what’s causing that ringing in your ears or whether a gluten-free diet is worth considering. Be careful.

UF events of possible media interest listed

Published: April 7 2014

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Florida Museum announces winners of student research awards

Published: April 7 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The Florida Museum of Natural History recently announced the winners of the 2014 Austin Award and Bullen Award. Two University of Florida students received the awards from the museum’s University Teaching Committee for their research and contributions to the museum’s collections.

UF Hall of Fame adds 23 new members to roster of leaders

Published: April 7 2014

Florida Museum hosting 37th annual Herpetology Conference

Published: April 4 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The Florida Museum of Natural History will host the 37th annual Herpetology Conference April 4-5 at the Paramount Plaza Hotel and Conference Center.