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Kissing Cousins

Kissing Cousins

Published: Dec 12th, 2005

WHAT is it about watching young women being ravished by oversized middle-aged gorillas that presses so many buttons – and fuels so many King Kong movies, including the latest version opening on Wednesday?

UF Goes ‘Green’ With New Ideas

UF Goes ‘Green’ With New Ideas

Published: Nov 9th, 2005

You don’t have to look hard this fall for evidence it’s high time to adopt a green, or environmentally conscious, approach to life.

UF reactor safe

UF reactor safe

Published: Oct 30th, 2005

The Nuclear Regulatory Commission sets the standard for all reactors.

State will reap rewards from collaboration

State will reap rewards from collaboration

Published: Sep 21st, 2005

With Scripps Florida set to break ground at its Palm Beach County headquarters Friday (Sept. 23), the news from the fledgling biomedical research institute is promising.

Roberts could share his view

Roberts could share his view

Published: Sep 16th, 2005

In his opening statement Monday, Judge John G. Roberts Jr. said that while gazing on Indiana’s fields as a youth, he saw no boundaries or limitations to opportunity.

A win-win for people of faith

A win-win for people of faith

Published: Jul 1st, 2005

People of faith — particularly Christians and Jews — should applaud the Supreme Court for its decisions Monday in two Ten Commandments cases.

Hysteria Over Court’s Decision is Unwarranted

Hysteria Over Court’s Decision is Unwarranted

Published: Jun 28th, 2005

Critics of yesterday’s Supreme Court?s Kelo decision, affirming that government can use the power of eminent domain to further economic development, are exaggerating the decision’s impact.

Privacy and court records – Committee seeks public input

Privacy and court records – Committee seeks public input

Published: May 31st, 2005

As anyone who has followed recent news stories knows, the Internet has created a major clash between fundamental democratic values of open government and personal privacy – a clash only enhanced by its capacity to make information in Miami instantly available in Tokyo.

Scripps Florida is About Science, not Real Estate

Scripps Florida is About Science, not Real Estate

Published: May 23rd, 2005

News that the Scripps Research Institute is devising a Florida exit strategy because of continued delays over construction of its Palm Beach County headquarters should be a wakeup call to Floridians concerned about the state’s growth and economic well-being.

Curbing alcohol abuse on campus

Curbing alcohol abuse on campus

Published: Apr 17th, 2005

In my 15 months as president of the University of Florida, my hardest days have been those when I’ve learned of a student’s death or serious injury.