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The New York Times: Kevin Sabet

Published: November 18 2014

Kevin Sabet, director of the Drug Policy Institute, was quoted in an Oct. 28 New York Times story about how the second set of votes on legalizing marijuana for recreational use can determine if there will be a national wave of legalization.

Tampa Tribune: Jack Payne

Published: November 18 2014

Jack Payne, senior vice president for agriculture and natural resources, wrote a Nov. 8 Tampa Tribune column about president-elect Kent Fuchs’ commitment to UF’s land-grant mission and Florida agriculture and natural resources.

Associated Press: Jay Ritter

Published: November 18 2014

Finance professor Jay Ritter was quoted in a Nov. 13 Associated Press story about the controversy surrounding the Chinese firm Tianhe Chemicals Group Ltd. and the role Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC., an investment bank, played in bringing the company to global investors.

USA Today: Michael McDonald

Published: November 18 2014

Michael McDonald, political science professor, was quoted in a Nov. 13 USA Today story about the Supreme Court rulings on voting procedures, such as voter ID and early voting laws.

Time Magazine: Ted Spiker

Published: November 7 2014

A column written by Ted Spiker, interim chair of the department of journalism, about ways changing your mindset can help with weight loss was published Oct. 14 on Time Magazine.

The Christian Science Monitor: George 'Bob' Dekle

Published: November 7 2014

Law professor George Bob Dekle was quoted in an Oct. 18 Christian Science Monitor story about Michael Dunn’s sentencing to life in prison without parole for fatally shooting an unarmed black teenager.

New York Times: Mark Fenster

Published: November 7 2014

Law professor Mark Fenster was quoted in an Oct. 18 New York Times story about conspiracy theories over the Ebola virus outbreak.

Washington Post: Michael McDonald

Published: November 7 2014

Michael McDonald, political science professor, was quoted in an Oct. 20 Washington Post story about the parties’ efforts with early voting.

South Florida Sun-Sentinel: Mohan Raizada

Published: November 7 2014

Mohan Raizada, professor of physiology and functional genomics in the McKnight Brain Institute, was quoted in an Oct. 21 South Florida Sun-Sentinel story about UF researchers using plants to study new ways of delivering drugs for pulmonary hypertension.

New York Times: Brian Mills

Published: November 7 2014

Brian Mills, sports management professor, was quoted in an Oct. 23 New York Times story about the increased size of Major League Baseball’s strike zone and how it impacts scoring.

Time Magazine: Daniel Smith

Published: November 7 2014

Daniel Smith, political science professor, was quoted in an Oct. 23 Time Magazine story about the increase in corporations’ and advocacy groups’ spending on ballot measures.

Miami Herald: Jack Payne

Published: November 7 2014

Jack Payne, senior vice president for agriculture and natural sources, described the selection of Dr. W. Kent Fuchs as UF’s president-elect “cause for celebration for anyone who cares about Florida agriculture and natural resources” in an Oct. 30 Miami Herald op-ed.

Reuters: Ira Longini

Published: November 7 2014

Biostatistician Ira Longini was quoted in an Oct. 30 Reuters story about a study that found ensuring safe burials for victims would have the greatest impact on stopping the spread of Ebola in West Africa.

Indianapolis Star: Kevin Sabet

Published: November 7 2014

Kevin Sabet, director of the Drug Policy Institute, was quoted in a Nov. 5 Indianapolis Star story about how Americans voted on the medical marijuana initiative.

Huffington Post: Daniel Smith

Published: November 7 2014

Daniel Smith, political science professor, was quoted in a Nov. 3 Huffington Post story about laws that prohibit photographing ballots and polling sites.

Time Magazine: Daniel Smith

Published: November 7 2014

Daniel Smith, political science professor, was quoted in a Nov. 6 Time Magazine story about how advertising spending for ballot measures paid off on Election Day.

Science: Akito Kawahara

Published: November 7 2014

Akito Kawahara, assistant curator of Lepidoptera at the Florida Museum of Natural History, co-authored the insect tree of life that appeared in the Nov. 7 issue of the journal Science.

Tampa Bay Times: Jack Payne

Published: November 3 2014

Jack Payne, senior vice president for agriculture and natural sources, wrote a column about a disease contributing to the rise in juice prices that was published Sept. 18 in the Tampa Bay Times.

Florida Times-Union: George “Bob” Dekle

Published: November 3 2014

Law professor George “Bob” Dekle was quoted in a Sept. 20 Florida Times-Union story about Michael Dunn’s second trial for the murder of 17-year-old Jordan Davis.

Orlando Sentinel: Dr. Richard Klein

Published: November 3 2014

Dr. Richard Klein, section chief of the Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Center at Orlando Health, was quoted in a Sept. 21 Orlando Sentinel story about hospital using social media to promote a life-changing treatment.