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Friday text message test deemed a success

Published: Oct 30th, 2009

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — A test of the UF Alert text message system on Friday was a success, university officials said. Eight minutes and two seconds elapsed from the time a […]

UF Agricultural Education and Communications ranked No. 1 in nation

Published: Oct 30th, 2009

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Recently, the University of Florida’s Department of Agricultural Education and Communication has been identified as the leading department of its kind in the nation. A research team […]

Architects to visit UF campus to talk about future of student union

Published: Oct 29th, 2009

RELEASE AMENDED: 10/30/09 GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Architects and staff members from two architectural firms will visit the University of Florida campus next week to start the master planning process for […]

UF plans second test of emergency notification system Friday

Published: Oct 29th, 2009

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The University of Florida will conduct another test of its emergency notification system on Friday in an effort to improve on the results from Wednesday’s test. A […]

This is a test of UF’s emergency notification system

Published: Oct 28th, 2009

Today is a test of UFAlert text and email emergency notification systems. This UF home page notification is posted in conjunction with the test. If this were an actual emergency, […]

UF prepares to test emergency notification system on Wednesday

Published: Oct 27th, 2009

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The University of Florida will conduct a test of its emergency notification system at noon Wednesday. Messages will be sent to students, faculty and staff via text […]

Former professor wins National Medal of Science

Published: Oct 27th, 2009

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — President Barack Obama recently honored a former University of Florida professor at the White House with the National Medal of Science. Rudolf Kalman is a former professor […]

Exposing young students to careers in math and science

Exposing young students to careers in math and science

Published: Oct 27th, 2009

Twenty-five eager hands shot up in the air to volunteer for the next demonstration in a room cluttered with science “toys.” Recently students from Howard W. Bishop Middle School and […]

Students volunteer at UF’s TV, radio stations following successful open house

Published: Oct 26th, 2009

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Journalism junior Kathryn Stolarz was one of 300 students who recently participated in the University of Florida broadcast stations’ first open house. Taking a tour of the […]

Zones to provide help, safe haven for students during Jacksonville game

Published: Oct 26th, 2009

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — For the fourth consecutive year, the Sideline Student Safety Zone will provide refuge for both Dawgs and Gators to get help during the Florida-Georgia football game in […]