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UF: Florida consumers remain mildly optimistic

Published: Feb 28th, 2012

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Consumer confidence among Floridians dropped one point in February to 76 from January, according to a University of Florida survey. The modest decline followed two months of rising levels of confidence in the economy.

Study: State University System degree can mean huge boost in lifetime earnings

Published: Feb 14th, 2012

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — A new economic study suggests that having a degree from one of Florida’s 11 state universities can be a financial lifesaver — equivalent to more than $1 million in a worker’s lifetime earnings.

UF named Regional University Transportation Center, awarded funds

Published: Feb 6th, 2012

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The University of Florida will receive $3.5 million in federal funds for transportation research as a newly chosen Regional University Transportation Center.

UF research: Blueberry wine has more antioxidants than many grape-based wines

UF research: Blueberry wine has more antioxidants than many grape-based wines

Published: Feb 1st, 2012

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Blueberry wine can provide more potentially healthy compounds than white wines and many red wines, according to a new University of Florida study.