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President Fuchs to deliver first State of the University speech Thursday

WHO: University of Florida President Kent Fuchs

WHAT: State of the University speech to the UF Faculty Senate

WHEN: 3 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 24

WHERE: Reitz Student Union Grand Ballroom

ADDITIONAL: In his first State of the University address since becoming UF president in January, Fuchs will discuss goal setting, including increasing the geographic diversity of UF’s student body, improving accessibility and growing the university’s research and academic stature. Fuchs will be available briefly for interviews after the speech.

MORE INFORMATION: Contact Steve Orlando, 352-846-3903,