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179D tax allocations prove source of savings for University of Florida

179D tax allocations prove source of savings for University of Florida

Published: Jul 15th, 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The University of Florida has received $37,212 from Affiliated Engineering Inc. in return for the first of several 179D tax deduction allocations from its energy efficient buildings with the help of Efficiency Energy LLC, a consulting firm specializing the program.

Community recognizes legacy of Alachua General Hospital with historic marker

Community recognizes legacy of Alachua General Hospital with historic marker

Published: Jul 11th, 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The public, local officials and University of Florida Health administrators gathered July 11 for the unveiling of a Florida Historical Marker that honors the legacy of Alachua General Hospital, Alachua County’s first community hospital.

Nuclear program expands, welcomes new director, renovates reactor

Published: Jul 11th, 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The University of Florida’s Nuclear Engineering Program has undergone substantial growth over the past few years, and is planning for more. This month, James Baciak became the new director of the program, and by the end of the year, the training reactor will be “essentially brand new” after extensive renovations.

Swamp Dance Fest participants to share, learn, perform throughout month

Swamp Dance Fest participants to share, learn, perform throughout month

Published: Jul 11th, 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Dancers participating in Swamp Dance Fest at the University of Florida this month will be sharing their artistic journey with the public.

UF given award for excellence in procurement

Published: Jul 11th, 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The University of Florida has been awarded the prestigious 19th Annual Achievement of Excellence in Procurement Award for 2014 from the National Procurement Institute, known as NPI.

UF professors to participate in SEC symposium on obesity prevention

Published: Jul 9th, 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Two University of Florida professors will participate in the 2014 SEC Symposium about obesity prevention Sep. 21-23 in Atlanta.

Applications sought for Small Business Mentoring Initiative

Published: Jul 7th, 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The University of Florida’s Small Business and Vendor Diversity Relations, a division of Business Affairs, is accepting applications from business owners and firms to participate in the 2014-15 Small Business Mentoring Initiative.

RTS will not offer bus service on Independence Day

Published: Jul 1st, 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — All RTS bus and paratransit services will be suspended on Friday because of Independence Day. Normal summer service resumes Saturday, July 5.

Production aims to enlighten audience, students about war experience

Production aims to enlighten audience, students about war experience

Published: Jul 1st, 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — “Basetrack,” a multimedia theatrical production based on interviews with Marines deployed in Afghanistan, will be performed at 7:30 p.m. July 14-15 at the Phillips Center for the Performing Arts.

Florida Museum kicks off free movie series with ‘The Wolf Man’ July 11

Published: Jun 27th, 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Get ready for a “howling” good time during a month of free movie screenings at the Florida Museum of Natural History.