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Assistant criminology professor ranks fourth in nationwide ranking

Published: May 31st, 2012

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — A recent study appearing in the Journal of Criminal Justice Education lists University of Florida assistant professor of criminology Chris Gibson as one of the most productive scholars of his rank in the U.S.

UF students to foster tourism development in Turkey-Armenia border region

Published: May 30th, 2012

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Students and faculty from the University of Florida’s College of Health and Human Performance will travel to Turkey next month as part of an ongoing effort to promote peace through tourism and cultural understanding.

Program offers high school students chance to learn innovation, sustainability

Published: May 30th, 2012

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — UF Young Entrepreneurs for Leadership & Sustainability, a summer program for high school students, is launching a new pilot program this summer.

University of Florida officials are monitoring Tropical Storm Beryl

Published: May 25th, 2012

Posted: May 27th – 3:40pm We are continuing to monitor Tropical Storm Beryl. Tropical storm winds are not currently forecast for the University of Florida campus.  However, the National Weather […]

RTS service not available on Monday because of holiday

Published: May 24th, 2012

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — In observance of Memorial Day, all RTS offices will be closed on Monday, May 28, and there will be no RTS bus service. ADA paratransit service will not be running on this date, except for dialysis appointments.

UFPA brings back 27 artists for upcoming season

Published: May 24th, 2012

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — University of Florida Performing Arts director Michael Blachly has announced the 2012-13 season, which continues the program’s 20th anniversary celebration that began last season.

UF student chosen for Apple developers conference

Published: May 22nd, 2012

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — A University of Florida student has received one of only 150 worldwide scholarships to attend Apple Inc.’s sold-out Worldwide Developers Conference.

University of Florida joins effort to turn around state’s lowest-ranked high school

Published: May 22nd, 2012

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The University of Florida Lastinger Center recently joined a multi-organization, multiyear effort that includes Duval County Public Schools, the Jaguar Foundation and Teach for America to turn around the state’s lowest-ranked high school, Andrew Jackson H.S.

New online system wins award for improving employee orientation

Published: May 21st, 2012

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — A University of Florida team has received national recognition for creating a vanguard online program that helps new employees transition to campus work life.

Kratzer named vice president for student affairs at UF

Kratzer named vice president for student affairs at UF

Published: May 18th, 2012

GAINESVILE, Fla. — After a nationwide search, David E. Kratzer has been selected as vice president for student affairs at the University of Florida, Provost Joe Glover announced Friday.