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Sustainable UF to host annual Campus Earth Day April 11

Published: Apr 8th, 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The University of Florida’s Office of Sustainability will host its annual Campus Earth Day celebration from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. April 11 at the Plaza of the Americas.

Florida Museum announces winners of student research awards

Published: Apr 7th, 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The Florida Museum of Natural History recently announced the winners of the 2014 Austin Award and Bullen Award. Two University of Florida students received the awards from the museum’s University Teaching Committee for their research and contributions to the museum’s collections.

UF Hall of Fame adds 23 new members to roster of leaders

Published: Apr 7th, 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The University of Florida announced 23 new members for the Hall of Fame. The Hall of Fame is the highest recognition given to student leaders at the […]

Florida Museum hosting 37th annual Herpetology Conference

Published: Apr 4th, 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The Florida Museum of Natural History will host the 37th annual Herpetology Conference April 4-5 at the Paramount Plaza Hotel and Conference Center.

Smathers exhibition examines women’s role in Cuban history

Published: Apr 4th, 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — A new Smathers Libraries bilingual exhibition at the University of Florida highlights the many ways in which women were active and vital participants in Cuba’s revolutions.

Sections of O’Connell parking lot restricted on April 4

Published: Apr 3rd, 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Sections of the University of Florida’s O’Connell Center parking lot normally open to students and employees will be restricted on Friday, April 4.

Take Back the Night event starts at 5:30 p.m. at Plaza of the Americas

Published: Apr 3rd, 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Several University of Florida groups will present the annual Take Back the Night: A March and Rally to End Sexual Violence starting at 5:30 p.m. today, April 3, at the Plaza of the Americas.

Joe Joyce to head IFAS Center for Leadership

Joe Joyce to head IFAS Center for Leadership

Published: Apr 2nd, 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The University of Florida’s Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences announced today that Joseph Joyce, associate vice president for agriculture and natural resources, will leave that position to lead the development of an IFAS Center aimed at leadership development.

Pioneering UF Law graduate to be inducted posthumously into society

Published: Apr 1st, 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — University of Florida law graduate W. Reece Smith Jr., who rose to a succession of leadership positions in the legal profession never before or since equaled, will be inducted posthumously Friday into the Heritage of Leadership Society. The ceremony will be held at 3:30 p.m. at the Levin College of Law in Holland 180.

Florida Museum director elected president of science museum association

Published: Apr 1st, 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Florida Museum of Natural History Director Douglas S. Jones was elected president of the Association of Science Museum Directors at the association’s annual meeting in Salt Lake City in March.