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Museum begins three-year campaign Oct. 15 to fund permanent ‘Discovery Room’

Published: Sep 23rd, 2011

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Buy your tickets now for the first events in the Florida Museum of Natural History’s three-year fundraising campaign to create a permanent and expanded “Discovery Room” family activity area. The events are scheduled for Oct. 15, Nov. 16 and Feb. 24, 2012.

Notice of off-campus sexual battery

Published: Sep 20th, 2011

The following information was reported to the Gainesville Police Department (GPD) and is being distributed to the campus community due to the crime’s close proximity to the University of Florida […]

UF, Pinellas schools win professional development award

Published: Sep 20th, 2011

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The University of Florida Lastinger Center for Learning and Pinellas County Schools have won a prestigious, statewide award for their groundbreaking professional development partnership.

Noted journalist Jeff Klinkenberg to discuss ‘The Next Florida’

Published: Sep 20th, 2011

NESVILLE, Fla. — Jeff Klinkenberg, an author, essayist and one of Florida’s leading newspaper columnists, will discuss the profound cultural shifts occurring in the Sunshine State on Sept. 26 at the University of Florida’s Bob Graham Center for Public Service.

Sept. 24 walk focuses on need to eliminate health disparities

Published: Sep 15th, 2011

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The University of Florida Health Disparities Research and Intervention Program will hold its second annual Walk to Eliminate Health Disparities Sept. 24 on the UF campus.

UF helping students find, enhance their strengths

Published: Sep 14th, 2011

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The University of Florida is helping students discover, develop and utilize their strengths to achieve academic and personal success during UF Strengths Week, now through Friday.

Teach For America attracts high number of UF graduates

Published: Sep 13th, 2011

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – This fall, more than 5,200 new Teach For America corps members are teaching across the country, and 75 of them are Gators.

UF creates Engineering Innovation Institute, names first director

Published: Sep 12th, 2011

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The inaugural director has been selected for the newly created Engineering Innovation Institute at the University of Florida.

Former justice, Graham to help dedicate Stephen N. Zack Hall

Published: Sep 9th, 2011

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Stephen N. Zack – the immediate past president of the American Bar Association and University of Florida Levin College of Law alumnus – will be joined by retired Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O’Connor, former Gov. Bob Graham and UF Law Dean Robert Jerry for the dedication ceremony of the Stephen N. Zack Hall.

Emmitt Smith to autograph new book at UF Bookstore Sept. 17

Published: Sep 8th, 2011

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Emmitt Smith will autograph his new book, “Game On: Find Your Purpose – Pursue Your Dream,” from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sept. 17 at the University of Florida Bookstore. The bookstore is located in the Reitz Student Union on Museum Road. Copies of the book will be available for sale.