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‘Colleges with a Conscience’ Web site shares community service ideas

‘Colleges with a Conscience’ Web site shares community service ideas

Published: Sep 15th, 2009

Borrowing the theme “Colleges with a Conscience” from Princeton Review’s tally of schools with outstanding community involvement, the University of Florida has a new resource for its external and internal […]

Carpenter Foundation awards $15,000 to Harn Museum for Chinese art publications

Published: Sep 9th, 2009

GAINESVILLE, Fla.—The E. Rhodes and Leona B. Carpenter Foundation awarded a $15,000 grant in June to the Harn Museum of Art. The grant partially funds two scholarly publications about Chinese […]

Superior Accomplishment Awards nomination period opens Sept. 15

Published: Sep 3rd, 2009

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The University of Florida will once again seek nominees from its faculty and staff for the Superior Accomplishment Awards, starting Sept. 15. The awards honor academic personnel […]

Student Alumni, Cicerones receive awards

Published: Aug 31st, 2009

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The University of Florida recently received two national awards. The Student Alumni Association (SAA) received “Most Outstanding SAA” by the Council for Advancement and Support of Education […]

UF professor wins award for quantum mechanics computing research

Published: Aug 24th, 2009

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The American Chemical Society named University of Florida professor Kenneth M. Merz recipient of its prestigious Award for Computers in Chemical and Pharmaceutical Research. Merz, a faculty […]

Two UF professors’ books on Oprah’s Summer Reading List

Two UF professors’ books on Oprah’s Summer Reading List

Published: Jul 17th, 2009

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — When Oprah Winfrey reads a book, millions of readers follow – and this summer, they will be reading the works of two University of Florida English professors. […]

Bauer elected INS president

Bauer elected INS president

Published: Jul 10th, 2009

Russell M. Bauer, Ph.D., professor and chair of the department of clinical and health psychology in the College of Public Health and Health Professions, has been elected president of the […]

University of Florida promotes coordinator to direct Office of Sustainability

University of Florida promotes coordinator to direct Office of Sustainability

Published: Jun 29th, 2009

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Anna Prizzia, the former outreach coordinator of the University of Florida’s Office of Sustainability, has been named the new director, Ed Poppell, vice president for business affairs, […]

Florida Museum researcher wins award for excellence in tropical botany

Published: Jun 24th, 2009

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Florida Museum of Natural History botanist and herbarium curator Norris Williams has won the Smithsonian Institution’s prestigious José Cuatrecasas Medal for Excellence in Tropical Botany for his […]

Lamont receives prestigious NIH Award

Lamont receives prestigious NIH Award

Published: Jun 22nd, 2009

Richard Lamont, Ph.D., a professor in the UF College of Dentistry Department of Oral Biology, recently received a MERIT award from the National Institutes of Health (NIH), an honor bestowed […]