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Journalism college brings employers to recruit students for jobs, internships

Published: Feb 21st, 2013

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Nearly 50 employers are expected to interview students in the University of Florida College of Journalism and Communications on Monday.

UF alumnus appointed to Board of Trustees

UF alumnus appointed to Board of Trustees

Published: Feb 21st, 2013

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — David M. Thomas, a 1971 University of Florida graduate with three decades of management and board experience at some of the world’s largest corporations, has been named to UF’s Board of Trustees.

Research suggests malaria can be defeated without a globally led eradication program

Published: Feb 21st, 2013

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Malaria does not have to be eradicated globally for individual countries to succeed at maintaining elimination of the disease, according to research from the University of Florida’s Emerging Pathogens Institute and department of geography, to be published in the journal Science Feb. 22.

Gala at museum to raise funds for permanent Discovery Room

Published: Feb 21st, 2013

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Proceeds from this Friday’s annual “Passport” gala at the Florida Museum of Natural History will help construct a permanent Discovery Room at the museum.

Tourists’ photos could help scientists study whale sharks, UF/IFAS expert says

Published: Feb 21st, 2013

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Whale sharks may be the world’s largest fish, but the body of scientific knowledge surrounding them is surprisingly small.