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New UF parking garage wins design award, sustainability citation

Published: Jan 27th, 2010

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The University of Florida’s new $20 million Southwest Parking Garage Complex has won the 2009 Award of Excellence for New Design from the Florida Parking Association. The […]

UF celebrates King with ‘MLK 2010: Leave Your Mark’

Published: Jan 27th, 2010

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The University of Florida honors the legacy of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. and his commitment to social justice through a series of events Jan. 18-29. […]

UF provides help for Haiti

UF provides help for Haiti

Published: Jan 27th, 2010

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Helping Haitians now is greatly important. Everyone is encouraged to lend a hand or to aid organizations here at the University of Florida or elsewhere. A team […]

UF plant geneticist only Florida researcher to receive special DOE funding

Published: Jan 22nd, 2010

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — University of Florida plant geneticist Matias Kirst is the only researcher from the state of Florida to be named a recipient of U.S. Department of Energy special […]

National Haiti telethon to air on WUFT tonight

Published: Jan 22nd, 2010

Public Television station WUFT-TV will air the ‘Hope for Haiti Now’ national telethon tonight, Jan. 22. It will air from 8 to 10 p.m. on WUFT-TV, Channel 5; Cox Cable […]

Gators United for Haiti partners with UAA, men’s basketball to raise funds

Published: Jan 21st, 2010

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Gators United for Haiti, the University Athletic Association and the University of Florida men’s basketball team have joined forces to raise money for relief in Haiti. Information […]

Blachly, UF Performing Arts to receive Alachua County Business Arts Award

Published: Jan 21st, 2010

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The Gainesville/Alachua County Cultural Affairs Board (CAB) has announced its 2009 Lifetime Award winners. Michael Blachly, director of the University of Florida Performing Arts, and the University […]

UF gets almost $15 million in federal funds to build research complex to help older adults

Published: Jan 20th, 2010

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The University of Florida’s Institute on Aging has received close to $15 million from the National Institutes of Health to construct an almost 40,000-square-foot complex for clinical […]

UF students take anti-tobacco message to India, blog reaches beyond

UF students take anti-tobacco message to India, blog reaches beyond

Published: Jan 19th, 2010

Instead of spending winter holiday break with family, five University of Florida pre-medicine majors blogged from India about their experiences with Doctors Without Borders. Wendy Alderman, Jasmine Nebhrajani, Ami Patel, […]

Frist unable to attend sold-out health-care forum, due to Haiti trip; WUFT-FM to broadcast forum

Published: Jan 15th, 2010

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Former Senate Majority Leader Bill Frist has regretfully informed the University of Florida that he will not be able to attend today’s event at the Bob Graham […]