GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Jimmy Cheek, dean of the University of Florida’s College of Agricultural and Life Sciences, has been named the university’s senior vice president for agriculture and natural resources, UF President Bernie Machen announced today.
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GAINESVILLE, Fla. — To guard against unsafe food reaching consumers in today’s international marketplace, the Food Safety Institute of the Americas is being established by the U.S. Department of Agriculture in cooperation with the University of Florida and other participants in 31 nations of the hemisphere.
GAINESVILLE — The University of Florida received a record $469.8 million in research funding during fiscal year 2003-04, due in part to a $19.2 million increase in state funding.
GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Fourteen high-poverty elementary schools in Jacksonville, Miami-Dade County and Gainesville are forming a network and partnering with the University of Florida in a no-holds-barred effort to turn around their low student achievement and high teacher turnover.
GAINESVILLE, Fla. — An increase in standing water following the massive rains that accompanied recent hurricanes have health officials worried that mosquito populations may blossom. The following University of Florida experts are available to comment about mosquitoes and the diseases they carry.
GAINESVILLE, Fla. — In the wake of Hurricane Ivan’s assault on the Gulf Coast, the following University of Florida sources are available to speak to the news media about a variety of storm- and hurricane-related topics.
GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Jane Adams, vice president for government relations for the Walt Disney World Co. in Orlando, has been named the University of Florida’s new vice president for university relations. She will assume her new position Oct. 1, according to UF officials.
GAINESVILLE, Fla. — As the nation’s campaign season kicks into high gear this week with the start of the four-day Democratic National Convention in Boston, the following University of Florida experts are available to comment on it and various aspects of the upcoming national elections:
GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Patricia Telles-Irvin has been named the University of Florida’s next vice president for student affairs, UF President Bernie Machen announced today.