Floridians remain conflicted on immigration; oppose eligibility for federal education grants

Published: May 19 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Floridians support the children of people who illegally entered the U.S. attending public colleges in their home state at lower, in-state tuition rates.

UF events of possible media interest listed (May 19)

Published: May 19 2014

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

UF experts available for the 2014 hurricane season

Published: May 16 2014

UF scientists discover over 100 species in drive to document biodiversity

Published: May 14 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — A 5-million-year-old saber-toothed cat, the world’s oldest grape and a bizarre hermit crab were among more than 100 new species discovered by University of Florida scientists last year.

UF/IFAS is crawling with excitement as annual Bug Week nears

Published: May 14 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The University of Florida’s Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences is hosting its second annual Bug Week May 19-23 with activities for students, families and bug lovers around the nation.

First journalism and communications preeminence position goes to psychology of new technologies expert

Published: May 13 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — An expert on the psychology of technology will join the team being assembled to make the University of Florida a leader in online teaching and learning, College of Journalism and Communications Dean Diane McFarlin announced today.

UF/IFAS researchers start to pinpoint biological control for Brazilian peppertree

Published: May 13 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — A South American insect could help control the invasive Brazilian peppertree in places where it supplants critical habitat for many organisms, according to University of Florida and U.S. Department of Agriculture scientists.

Bob Graham Center to host statewide, student-centered summit on higher education

Published: May 12 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Some of the brightest and most politically engaged students from Florida’s colleges and universities will convene at the University of Florida May 16-18 to discuss higher education policy in Florida.

UF events of possible media interest listed

Published: May 12 2014

University of Florida College of Fine Arts announces name change to College of the Arts

Published: May 12 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The University of Florida College of Fine Arts, which comprises the School of Art and Art History, School of Music and School of Theatre and Dance, as well as UF’s Center for Arts in Medicine, Center for World Arts, Digital Worlds Institute and University Galleries, is pleased to announce that effective immediately the college’s name is the College of the Arts. The UF Faculty Senate approved of the name change at its meeting Thursday.