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International Business Times: Edward Braun

Published: December 12 2014

Biology professor Edward Braun was quoted in a Dec. 11 International Business Times story about a studying showing the evolution of nearly all birds living today.

Los Angeles Times: Kevin Sabet

Published: December 12 2014

Kevin Sabet, director of the Drug Policy Institute, was quoted in a Dec. 11 Los Angeles Times story about the Justice Department not enforcing federal marijuana laws on Native American lands.

CNN: Dr. Kfir Ben-David

Published: December 12 2014

Dr. Kfir Ben-David, director of bariatric surgery, was featured on a Dec. 8 CNN story about the dangers of acid reflux in light of President Barack Obama being treated for the condition.

Reuters: Peter Adams

Published: December 12 2014

Geology professor Peter Adams was quoted in a Dec. 5 Reuters story about rising sea levels threatening future operations at the Kennedy Space Center in Florida.

BBC World Service: Terry Anderson

Published: December 12 2014

In a Dec. 4 BBC World Service radio story, journalism professor Terry Anderson recounted the seven years he spent in captivity after being captured by militants in Lebanon.

Al Jazeera: Clay Calvert

Published: December 12 2014

Clay Calvert, professor and Brechner Eminent Scholar in mass communication, was featured on a Dec. 2 Al Jazeera story about the line between free speech rights and the law against using the Internet to launch physical threats against another person.

Miami Herald: Jonathan Crane

Published: December 12 2014

Jonathan Crane, professor of horticulture, was quoted in a Nov. 30 Miami Herald story about lime groves returning to South Miami-Dade years after Hurricane Andrew destroyed nearly half of the commercial groves.

Discovery: Pratap Pullammanappallil

Published: December 12 2014

Discovery News covered associate professor Pratap Pullammanappallil’s efforts to develop a process to convert human waste into rocket fuel in a Dec. 8 story.

Miami Herald: Phil Harmon

Published: December 12 2014

Phil Harmon, associate professor of plant pathology, was quoted in a Nov. 21 Miami Herald story about a rare plant virus linked to sugar cane that’s attacking South Florida lawns.

CBS News: Frank Mazzotti

Published: December 12 2014

Frank Mazzotti, wildlife ecology professor, was quoted in a Nov. 17 CBS News story about the decline of Alligators in the Florida Everglades.

Orlando Sentinel: Steve Kirn

Published: December 12 2014

Steve Kirn, executive director of the David F. Miller Center for Retailing Education and Research, was quoted in a Nov. 15 Orlando Sentinel story about how retailers will fare during the holiday shopping season.

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.