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Tickets available for gala marking 50 years of integration at UF

Published: Jan 30th, 2009

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Tickets are still available for the Celebrating the Firsts Gala, an evening event on Feb. 7 commemorating the 50th anniversary of integration at the University of Florida. […]

53 Gators selected to SEC Academic Honor Roll

Published: Jan 29th, 2009

Birmingham, Ala. — League Commissioner Mike Slive announced on Wednesday that 53 University of Florida student athletes were named to the 2008-’09 Southeastern Conference Fall Academic Honor Roll. UF ranked […]

UF to host hundreds for three-day science symposium

Published: Jan 28th, 2009

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — A “smorgasbord of science” for the conscientious and the curious, next week’s Junior Science Engineering and Humanities Symposium will provide a three-day, insider’s glimpse into the professional […]

An insider’s look at being in the band — for a BCS National Championship Game

Published: Jan 27th, 2009

UF Photography has created a multimedia presentation on the Gator Marching Band and its preparation and performance at the BCS National Championship. This five-minute presentation follows the band for five […]

UF names nationally acclaimed professor its eminent scholar in mass communication

Published: Jan 26th, 2009

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The University of Florida College of Journalism and Communications has named nationally acclaimed Pennsylvania State University professor Clay Calvert as an eminent scholar in mass communication, Dean […]

Machens to discuss recent trip to Iran in Pugh Hall’s Ocora

Published: Jan 23rd, 2009

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — University of Florida President Bernie Machen and his wife, Chris, will discuss their recent trip to Iran at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday in the Pugh Hall Ocora on […]

UF to host top muscle biologists at 11th Biennial Symposium

Published: Jan 22nd, 2009

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Twenty-five internationally-known scientists will gather at the 11th Biennial Free Radical Underground Symposium to discuss the latest findings in important health-related topics linked to muscle wasting and […]

UF police have suspect in erroneous text message

Published: Jan 21st, 2009

Updated 1/21/09 4:30 p.m. University of Florida police say they have a suspect in the unauthorized text message sent Tuesday night that prompted speculation and some concern among students and […]

UF alumnus works on new NASA spacecraft ‘Orion’

Published: Jan 20th, 2009

Duane Chin wouldn’t be a good candidate for space flight — he gets motion sickness. But it doesn’t stop him from working with NASA. Chin, a University of Florida graduate, […]

Age of Indian basins may be off by millions of years

Published: Jan 20th, 2009

After researching for six weeks in India, geologists believe they have been wrong from the beginning, literally. A team of geologists studying the Vindhyan basin of India has dated the […]