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Florida Museum’s first free ‘Science Café’ Oct. 6 explores seafood choices

Published: Sep 23rd, 2011

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The Florida Museum of Natural History will host the first program in its free “Science Café” series, “Seafood Choices: Why am I confused?” from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Oct. 6.

UF speech, hearing clinic offers free hearing loss classes

Published: Sep 23rd, 2011

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The University of Florida Speech and Hearing Clinic and the Gainesville chapter of the Hearing Loss Association of Florida will offer “Living with Hearing Loss,” a series of free classes for people with hearing impairment.

Museum begins three-year campaign Oct. 15 to fund permanent ‘Discovery Room’

Published: Sep 23rd, 2011

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Buy your tickets now for the first events in the Florida Museum of Natural History’s three-year fundraising campaign to create a permanent and expanded “Discovery Room” family activity area. The events are scheduled for Oct. 15, Nov. 16 and Feb. 24, 2012.

UFPA offers free performance of U.S. Marine Band

Published: Sep 21st, 2011

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — University of Florida Performing Arts will host a free performance by “The President’s Own” United States Marine Band at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 18 at the Phillips Center for Performing Arts.

Notice of off-campus sexual battery

Published: Sep 20th, 2011

The following information was reported to the Gainesville Police Department (GPD) and is being distributed to the campus community due to the crime’s close proximity to the University of Florida […]

UF, Pinellas schools win professional development award

Published: Sep 20th, 2011

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The University of Florida Lastinger Center for Learning and Pinellas County Schools have won a prestigious, statewide award for their groundbreaking professional development partnership.

Noted journalist Jeff Klinkenberg to discuss ‘The Next Florida’

Published: Sep 20th, 2011

NESVILLE, Fla. — Jeff Klinkenberg, an author, essayist and one of Florida’s leading newspaper columnists, will discuss the profound cultural shifts occurring in the Sunshine State on Sept. 26 at the University of Florida’s Bob Graham Center for Public Service.

‘Entourage’ actor Rex Lee to speak at UF

Published: Sep 19th, 2011

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Rex Lee, the openly gay Korean-American actor from the TV show “Entourage,” will speak Oct. 12 at the University of Florida’s Phillips Center for the Performing Arts as part of the ACCENT Speaker’s Bureau series.

UF&Shands recruits health care leader as new chief quality officer

Published: Sep 19th, 2011

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Randy Harmatz, formerly the vice president of the quality program at University Hospitals Case Medical Center in Cleveland, has been named the chief quality officer for UF&Shands, […]

Florida Museum hosts ‘Drums and Dance’ fall music series

Published: Sep 16th, 2011

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The Florida Museum of Natural History invites the public to “Drums and Dance,” a series of musical events, from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m., Sept. 18, Oct. 2, Nov. 20 and Dec. 4.