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CLAS defines global mission

CLAS defines global mission

Published: Dec 1st, 2008

The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences (CLAS) seeks not only to be nationally competitive, but to be a global leader in teaching, research, and service, as a few examples […]

ABC News teams up with UF

Published: Nov 18th, 2008

When John Green, ABC News’ executive producer for special programming and development, called to see if we’d be interested in a student-run bureau, we needed little time to decide. Realizing […]

‘Gator Watch’ to promote game-day safety

‘Gator Watch’ to promote game-day safety

Published: Nov 6th, 2008

Over breakfast earlier this year, Lisa Gearan, wife of one of University of Florida’s top orthopedic surgeons, shared a compelling story that spurred me to join her, Shands HealthCare and […]

UF helps students pursue biotech careers

UF helps students pursue biotech careers

Published: Oct 7th, 2008

Biology and chemistry are interesting disciplines, yet many high school students are unaware of the potential they have in making an impact on the discovery and development of new medicines, […]

Malaria and more studied at EPI

Published: Sep 23rd, 2008

The distance between Florida and far-off places is shrinking as global trade and travel import more products and people to our state from across the world. Unfortunately, new diseases may […]

Commemorating the 50th anniversary of integration

Published: Sep 15th, 2008

Members of the University of Florida community: Fifty years ago today, on Sept. 15, 1958, a black Air Force veteran named George H. Starke Jr. registered for classes at the […]


Published: Sep 9th, 2008

We begin 2008-2009 with some exciting developments. With a GPA of 4.18 and SAT of 1293, this year’s incoming freshmen are more academically talented than ever. Workers on campus are […]

President announces pay raises

Published: Jul 25th, 2008

From: President Bernie Machen To: Faculty and staff Re: Faculty and Staff Compensation Date: July 25, 2008 As another fall semester approaches, I want to take a moment to thank […]

Winning the lottery

Winning the lottery

Published: Apr 1st, 2008

One of the most inspiring stories I have heard in a long time relates to the priceless value of education and how this can affect alumni, and the loyalty they […]

Emerging Pathogens breaks ground

Emerging Pathogens breaks ground

Published: Mar 18th, 2008

Recently, the University of Florida broke ground on the Pathogens Research Facility, a state-of-the-art laboratory that will serve as home to UF’s Emerging Pathogens Institute. This new building is the […]