Published: Jan 6th, 2014
GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The University of Florida doubled down today on its strategy to climb to a top 10 national ranking among public research universities, announcing its intention to recruit top minds in personalized medicine, unmanned vehicles, online learning and seven other fields.
Published: Nov 1st, 2013
GAINESVILLE, Fla. — For Gator fans and University of Florida alumni, Homecoming means a parade, Gator Growl and, of course, the football game. A newer Homecoming tradition — now in its third year — aims to turn this annual abundance of Gator spirit into a lasting impact on UF and the state.
Published: Sep 10th, 2013
GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Paul and Heidi Brown, both University of Florida graduates, have given $1.5 million to establish a faculty position in industrial and systems engineering, one of the nation’s top-ranked programs.
Published: Aug 6th, 2013
GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The University of Florida has launched an ambitious initiative to raise $800 million during the next three years to position UF among the nation’s best public research universities.
Published: Jun 21st, 2013
GAINESVILLE, Fla. — John and Mary Lou Dasburg have responded to Gov. Rick Scott’s goal of moving the University of Florida into the top 10 of all public universities with a $1.5 million gift to UF’s College of Engineering.