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UF radio program blossoms, wins awards

Published: May 31st, 2007

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — University of Florida extension’s newest radio program, “Gardening in a Minute,” and its companion Web site have been educating and entertaining Floridians only since October 2006, but already have racked up five prestigious national communications awards.

UF’s Department of Pediatrics and Rinker School of Building Construction receive $2 million gift

Published: May 31st, 2007

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — A $2 million gift made to the College of Medicine and the College of Design, Construction and Planning at the University of Florida will help mend buildings, construct hearts and reduce pediatric diabetes.

UF assistant professor awarded breast cancer research grant

Published: May 24th, 2007

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Vita Golubovskaya, a research assistant professor of oncology in the University of Florida College of Medicine’s department of surgery, has received a $300,000 grant from the Susan G. Komen for the Cure breast cancer foundation.

UF periodontist honored by colleagues

UF periodontist honored by colleagues

Published: May 24th, 2007

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Dr. D. Lawrence Brock, an assistant clinical professor of periodontology at the University of Florida College of Dentistry, has received the American Academy of Periodontology’s 2007 Educator Award.

UF faculty member to join journal’s editorial board

Published: May 16th, 2007

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Shawn Kneipp, Ph.D., A.R.N.P., an associate professor at the University of Florida College of Nursing, has been invited to join the editorial board of the journal Nursing Research.

College of Dentistry faculty elected to national organizations

Published: May 15th, 2007

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Two University of Florida College of Dentistry faculty members have been tapped to serve on national dental associations.

UF veterinary college names 2007 Distinguished Award winners

Published: May 14th, 2007

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — A small-animal practice owner, a livestock reproduction specialist and a North Florida dairyman have been honored in the University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine alumni council’s 2007 Distinguished Awards program.

Three UF faculty members win international research awards

Published: May 9th, 2007

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Three University of Florida faculty members are among 52 recipients worldwide of Alexander von Humboldt Research Awards.

UF faculty member named one of the Great 100 Nurses of Northeast Florida

UF faculty member named one of the Great 100 Nurses of Northeast Florida

Published: May 8th, 2007

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — A University of Florida College of Nursing faculty member has been named one of Northeast Florida’s 2007 Great 100 Nurses.

UF political science professor named Carnegie Scholar

UF political science professor named Carnegie Scholar

Published: May 1st, 2007

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Leonardo A. Villalón, an associate professor of political science at the University of Florida and director of its Center for African Studies, has been named a 2007 Carnegie Scholar for his work studying Islam.