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UF provides help for Haiti

UF provides help for Haiti

Published: Jan 27th, 2010

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Helping Haitians now is greatly important. Everyone is encouraged to lend a hand or to aid organizations here at the University of Florida or elsewhere. A team […]

UF to hold conference on conservation and development, Latin America and Africa

Published: Jan 26th, 2010

Gainesville, Fla. — The University of Florida will host an international conference, “Bridging Conservation and Development in Latin America and Africa: Changing Contexts, Changing Strategies,” from Jan. 28 to 30. […]

‘Moonlight and Martinis’ event to raise money for Al’z Place

Published: Jan 25th, 2010

The 4th annual dining and dancing event ‘Moonlight and Martinis’ will benefit Al’z Place, a day-care center for people with Alzheimer’s disease and memory disorders. Formerly called Shake, Rattle and […]

National Haiti telethon to air on WUFT tonight

Published: Jan 22nd, 2010

Public Television station WUFT-TV will air the ‘Hope for Haiti Now’ national telethon tonight, Jan. 22. It will air from 8 to 10 p.m. on WUFT-TV, Channel 5; Cox Cable […]

Gators United for Haiti partners with UAA, men’s basketball to raise funds

Published: Jan 21st, 2010

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Gators United for Haiti, the University Athletic Association and the University of Florida men’s basketball team have joined forces to raise money for relief in Haiti. Information […]

Blachly, UF Performing Arts to receive Alachua County Business Arts Award

Published: Jan 21st, 2010

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The Gainesville/Alachua County Cultural Affairs Board (CAB) has announced its 2009 Lifetime Award winners. Michael Blachly, director of the University of Florida Performing Arts, and the University […]

UF gets almost $15 million in federal funds to build research complex to help older adults

Published: Jan 20th, 2010

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The University of Florida’s Institute on Aging has received close to $15 million from the National Institutes of Health to construct an almost 40,000-square-foot complex for clinical […]

Frist unable to attend sold-out health-care forum, due to Haiti trip; WUFT-FM to broadcast forum

Published: Jan 15th, 2010

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Former Senate Majority Leader Bill Frist has regretfully informed the University of Florida that he will not be able to attend today’s event at the Bob Graham […]

UF awards $150,000 grant to preserve oral histories of local African-Americans

Published: Jan 14th, 2010

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The University of Florida Office of the Provost has awarded a $150,000 grant to a project to preserve African-American history in Alachua County. The Alachua County African-American […]

UF Friends of Music “Swing Into Spring” event offers fun and romance on Feb. 13

Published: Jan 13th, 2010

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The University of Florida’s Friends of Music will host their annual benefit in support of the College of Fine Arts School of Music. This year’s benefit “Swing […]