Campus Articles

UF community invited for Holiday Gator lighting celebration

Students, faculty, staff, families and friends are invited to the “Lighting of the Holiday Gator” starting at 5 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 1 on the lawn of the University Auditorium near the corner of Newell Drive and Union Road.

15 Takeaways from UF AI Days

UF’s inaugural AI Days showcased how UF is building an AI university and included competitions designed to bring students’ ideas to life with more than $50,000 in prizes. Discover some key highlights from the two-day event.

What does it mean to be a first-generation student at UF?

UF honored its first-generation students with a picnic on the Reitz North Lawn this week in conjunction with National First Generation Day. 

A conversation with President-elect Sasse

University of Florida President-elect Ben Sasse and Board of Trustees Chair Mori Hosseini sit down for an interview with Nicci Brown, UF's interim assistant vice president for marketing.

Board of Trustees selects Dr. Ben Sasse as the University of Florida’s 13th president

The Board of Trustees of the University of Florida has selected U.S. Sen. Dr. Ben Sasse as the university's next president.

UF recognized for 'Excellence in Diversity'

UF received its first institution-wide diversity and inclusion accolade from the Insight into Diversity magazine: The 2022 Higher Education Excellence in Diversity Award

UF's Go Greater campaign tops $4.5 billion

Eight-year campaign surpasses original goal, among the most successful ever in public higher education history

Wertheim Foundation provides lead gift of $100 million to UF Scripps

The largest individual gift in UF history will name the Herbert Wertheim UF Scripps Institute for Biomedical Innovation & Technology and launch a $1 billion public-private partnership that will drive the future of biomedical research and innovation.

UF celebrates Day of Gratitude Oct. 12

The University of Florida will celebrate a Day of Gratitude Wednesday, Oct. 12, recognizing the challenges overcome by students, faculty and staff during the pandemic and celebrating an aspirational and optimistic future.

Search committee unanimously recommends United States Senator Dr. Ben Sasse as sole finalist for University of Florida’s 13th president

The UF Presidential Search Committee has unanimously recommended United States Senator Dr. Ben Sasse as the sole finalist for consideration by its Board of Trustees who will select the 13th president of the University of Florida.