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2008 Judy Fisher Award winners announced

Published: Nov 25th, 2008

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The winners of the 2008 Judy Fisher Teaching with Technology Award have been named: Warrington College of Business professors Sanford Berg and Subhajyoti Bandyopadhyay, who were chosen […]

Winners of the 2008 International Educator of the Year announced

Published: Nov 20th, 2008

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The University of Florida International Center (UFIC) announced the recipients of the 2008 International Educator of the Year Award. For senior faculty, Charles H. Wood, professor of […]

Harn receives Warhol prints

Harn receives Warhol prints

Published: Nov 17th, 2008

The Harn Museum of Art recently received a grant of 150 original Polaroid photographs and gelatin silver prints from one of the nation’s most prestigious arts foundations, the Andy Warhol […]

Bergstrom Center names Alumnus of the Year

Published: Nov 17th, 2008

James Izzo recently was named the University of Florida Bergstrom Center for Real Estate Studies 2008 Alumnus of the Year. Izzo is credited with helping champion efforts for a mentorship […]

Davenport named department chairman

Davenport named department chairman

Published: Nov 17th, 2008

Paul Davenport, a professor in the University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine, recently was named acting chairman of the college’s department of physiological sciences. Davenport’s work as a psychologist […]

Professors receive Olympic recognition

Published: Nov 17th, 2008

Professors James Zhang and Dan Connaughton from the department of Tourism Recreation and Sport Management at the College of Health and Human Performance recently received Outstanding Service Awards from the […]

Long receives national nursing award

Long receives national nursing award

Published: Nov 17th, 2008

Kathleen Long, dean of the University of Florida College of Nursing, recently was selected as the 2008 recipient of the American Association of Colleges of Nursing Sister Bernadette Armiger Award. […]

Driscoll appointed to world copyright group

Published: Nov 4th, 2008

The American Library Association’s Office for Information Technology Policy (OITP) recently announced that Lori Driscoll, associate university librarian and chair of the George A. Smathers Libraries, has been chosen as […]

Dentistry awarded $5 million for research center

Published: Nov 4th, 2008

The National Institute of Health recently announced a five-year, $5.3 million grant to the University of Florida College of Dentistry. The grant will fund a new research center aimed at […]

Dental Desperados Campaign a slam dunk

Published: Nov 4th, 2008

There was a whirl of boots, hats, kerchiefs and dollar bills during a recent two-day Dental Desperados Community Campaign. A silent auction, dunking booth and voting contest — to determine […]