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Experts available to comment on Bulgaria, Romania joining European Union

Published: Dec 22nd, 2006

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Two former Communist countries, Bulgaria and Romania, will ring in the new year as members of the European Union on Jan. 1 — signifying the stability of their democracies.

UF extends helping hand to needy families during holidays

Published: Dec 14th, 2006

The University of Florida and the Martin Luther King Commission of Florida Inc. are partnering on the “Helping Our Neighbors” holiday food project.

Alachua Commission chairwoman to talk about state of county

Published: Dec 8th, 2006

Paula DeLaney, chairwoman of the Alachua County Board of Commissioners, will present the next program in the 2006-07 Community Campus Council Breakfast Series.

HUD to turn over migrant housing prototype to UF officials

Published: Dec 6th, 2006

The model home will be used to showcase the best ways to provide good quality, cost-effective housing for migrant farm workers that can withstand Florida’s unpredictable weather.

“Helping Our Neighbors” for Thanksgiving

Published: Nov 17th, 2006

The goal of the community partnership is to provide help to our neighbors who live in the outlying and rural areas in Alachua County. On Nov. 20, more than 200 Thanksgiving baskets will be delivered to families in Alachua, Archer, Hawthorne, High Springs, LaCrosse, Micanopy, Newberry, Waldo and Grove Park.

UF lab to be named for graduate student killed in accident

Published: Nov 14th, 2006

The crop simulation lab was part of Bostick’s work area as a graduate student. Officials, including Jimmy Cheek, senior vice president for agriculture and natural resources, will speak. Bostick’s family is expected to attend the short ceremony.

Gov. Bush to speak at research complex grand opening

Published: Nov 9th, 2006

The official opening ceremony to mark the completion of an $84 million multidisciplinary, biomedical facility to foster research in cancer and genetics at the University of Florida.

UF’s sustainability director to speak at breakfast program

Published: Nov 1st, 2006

WHO: Dedee DeLongpré, University of Florida Director of Sustainability, will present the next program in the 2006-07 Community Campus Council Breakfast Series. WHAT: She will talk about how a common-sense […]

UF president to give sustainability report card at conference

Published: Oct 23rd, 2006

Machen will give a report card on UF’s sustainability efforts in the opening speech for the Campus and Community Sustainability Conference Wednesday and Thursday on the UF campus.

UF to dedicate keynote speech to local community activist

Published: Oct 20th, 2006

Author Carl Hiaasen’s keynote speech for the University of Florida Campus and Community Sustainability Conference.