Campus Articles

Floridian sentiment reverses course as future economic outlook drops

After three consecutive monthly increases, consumer sentiment among Floridians dropped one point in April to 68.7, from a revised figure of 69.7 in March. In contrast, national consumer sentiment increased 1.5 points.

A UF professor emeritus of medicine and an engineering alumna elected for Florida Inventors Hall of Fame

A University of Florida ophthalmology professor emeritus who has led a decades-long effort to reverse genetic forms of vision loss and an engineering alumna who is a pioneer in the semiconductor polishing industry are among 10 new members of the Florida Inventors Hall of Fame announced today.

Graduate Highlight: How a UF student went from a classical performer to speech-language pathologist

Loïc Adjevi-Neglokpe never would have imagined a Google search on the mechanisms of voice was going to change his career trajectory and propel him into the profession of speech-language pathology.

Gator ONE goes digital: UF rolls out mobile credentials

The University of Florida will shift away from physical ID cards to mobile credentials and offer contactless technology, allowing for faster and more convenient transactions. 

More than 10,500 graduates to celebrate UF's spring 2023 commencement

UF's university-wide commencement ceremony is scheduled for Friday, May 5. This ceremony is at Steve Spurrier-Florida Field at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium from 7 to 9 p.m. Individual college ceremonies begin May 3 and conclude May 8. 

Halloween in April: UF students put on a haunted house

Swamp Haunters is one of the Gator Theme Park Engineering & Design Club teams, and their student-ran, full scale haunted house gave frights from April 13-15.

UF Research Foundation names 2023 Professors

The University of Florida Research Foundation has named 34 of the university’s most productive and promising faculty members as UFRF Professors for 2023.

UF senior vice president and chief financial officer Chris Cowen departs for Cornell University

After serving three years as the University of Florida’s senior vice president and chief financial officer, Chris Cowen will step down to accept a similar role at Cornell University beginning July 1.

UF's Inner Road to close for construction

The closure will allow for the replacement of aging underground utilities that support neighboring campus facilities, such as Broward and Newell Halls.

How UF's student center can improve long-term outcomes

University of Florida’s Center for Undergraduate Research teaches students about scholarship, studies and professionalism.

From Florida to Ireland: Gator Band's historic trip

The University of Florida Fightin’ Gator Marching Band performed at three events across Ireland for St. Patrick’s Day: a parade in Cork, an international band competition in Limerick and a concert in Dublin.

Celebrating Women’s History Month: A UF researcher alters the future of space exploration

UF Research Professor Anna-Lisa Paul, Ph.D., always knew she wanted to be a scientist, but she never imagined she'd be the first woman to grow plants in lunar soil.