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UF’s First Online Distance Learning Program Off To Strong Start

Published: Dec 18th, 1998

GAINESVILLE — Joseph Worrell used to spend 2 ½ hours on the road to get to his graduate-school class, a tough commute for a professional with a busy schedule as a troubleshooter for a national wireless communication service.

Bats Give Blood In The Name Of Good Health

Published: Oct 28th, 1998

GAINESVILLE—Humans seem to think that blood and bats go hand in hand, and they do when it comes to University of Florida research.

UF Economists: Consumer Confidence Slips In Wake Of World Events

Published: Aug 25th, 1998

GAINESVILLE — Consumer confidence slipped in August amid volatility in the stock market, international terrorist attacks and the deepening scandal in the White House, University of Florida economists report.

UF Researchers: Development Promotes Disease Among Gopher Tortoises

Published: Feb 3rd, 1998

GAINESVILLE —Urban development in Florida is forcing the threatened gopher tortoise into closer and closer quarters, increasing the likelihood of them spreading a disease that could help speed their demise, according to new findings by University of Florida researchers.