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Low-cost Alzheimer’s testing, Hepatitis C treatments among top 10 stories of 2013

Low-cost Alzheimer’s testing, Hepatitis C treatments among top 10 stories of 2013

Published: Dec 30th, 2013

This year has been another busy one for news at UF, but some stories were more popular than others. Here’s our list of the Top 10 based on unique pageviews.

‘Rock of Ages,’ Perlman highlight performances coming to UF in January

Published: Dec 26th, 2013

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — University of Florida Performing Arts will present eight performances in January, including the party musical “Rock of Ages” and violin superstar Itzhak Perlman.

Computing Help Desk offers limited services during part of break

Published: Dec 24th, 2013

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The University of Florida Computing Help Desk will have limited availability during winter break:

College of Nursing names executive associate dean, Kirbo endowed chair

Published: Dec 23rd, 2013

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The University of Florida College of Nursing has named Debra Lyon as its executive associate dean and the Thomas M. and Irene B. Kirbo endowed chair, effective Jan. 2. Lyon comes to UF from Virginia Commonwealth University, where she serves as associate dean for research and the Judith B. Collins and Joseph M. Teefey distinguished professor.

Florida cooking show debuts Jan. 4 on WUFT-TV, will include UF/IFAS food topics

Published: Dec 20th, 2013

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — A new television show that starts Jan. 4 on WUFT Channel 5 will give viewers tasty tidbits about Florida food along with a focus on fresh, sustainable food and native Florida cooking.

Museum to celebrate 35th annual Collectors Day Jan. 25

Published: Dec 19th, 2013

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Florida Museum of Natural History visitors will have the opportunity to view a variety of collections — from antique cars to Coca-Cola memorabilia and stamps to Legos — during the 35th Collectors Day from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Jan. 25.

‘Tis the season for online and telephone fraud, UFPD warns

Published: Dec 18th, 2013

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The University of Florida Police Department urges caution about the possibility of online and telephone fraud during the holiday season.

Longtime educator, adminstrator Art Sandeen honored by peer group

Longtime educator, adminstrator Art Sandeen honored by peer group

Published: Dec 16th, 2013

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — In Arthur “Art” Sandeen’s 26 years as head of University of Florida student affairs and 14 years as a College of Education professor, his love and advocacy of students gave the university community a friend and leader they knew they could count on.

State’s top cancer programs unite to expand care

Published: Dec 16th, 2013

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Orlando Health and University of Florida Health today announced they have joined forces to establish one of the state’s largest, most comprehensive cancer programs.

Construction to result in closing of Yulee/Reid Hall parking lot

Published: Dec 16th, 2013

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The Yulee/Reid Hall parking lot at the northwest corner of Museum Road and SW 13th Street will be closed starting Dec. 18 for construction of a new residence facility. The orange and carpool parking spaces in this lot will be relocated for the duration of the project.