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Florida’s consumer confidence hits new post-recession high

Jul 29th, 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. --- Consumer confidence among Floridians rose two points in July to 84, hitting another post-recession high for a second consecutive month, according to a new University of Florida survey.

‘Little janitor’ merits attention in Florida springs’ health debate, UF/IFAS research shows

Jul 28th, 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. --- A small, slow moving resident who enjoys a vegetative diet and keeps things tidy may be the overlooked player in public debates over Florida’s ailing freshwater springs, University of Florida researchers say.

Researchers find new fertility drug to be more effective than one used for past 40 years

Jul 25th, 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. --- A fertility drug used for more than four decades could soon be replaced with another drug that is 30 percent more effective in helping women become pregnant, according to a study with University of Florida ties.

Simple test helps doctors catch more concussions on the field

Jul 25th, 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. --- On the football field, sometimes the signs of a concussion are subtle. A player may have taken a tough hit but isn’t showing symptoms yet, and either doesn’t notice anything is wrong or won’t report it for fear of being taken out of the game.

UF launches newest preeminence initiative aimed at biodiversity

Jul 23rd, 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. --- The variety and abundance of plants, animals and insects in a given area define its environmental health. Each plays a critical part, and imbalances can lead to catastrophe -- not only for the species but also for humans.

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UF ranks No. 7 on Money magazine’s list of Best Colleges for Your Money

Jul 29th, 2014

GAINESVILE, Fla. --- Money magazine on Monday released its first-ever college rankings, and the University of Florida came in at No. 7 among public institutions -- and No. 1 in Florida -- on its list of Best Colleges for Your Money.

Pharmacologist named executive associate dean at UF’s veterinary medical college

Jul 24th, 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Thomas W. Vickroy, a pharmacologist and longtime University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine faculty member, has been named executive associate dean of the college. Dean James […]

UF College of Medicine founding member dies

Jul 24th, 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. --- Dr. William F. Enneking, one of the founding leaders of the University of Florida College of Medicine and a renowned expert in the field of orthopedic medicine whose work led to a revolutionary treatment to save limbs during tumor surgery and redefined how physicians communicate about these tumors, passed away July 17. He was 88.

UF to celebrate the centennial of the opening of the Panama Canal

Jul 24th, 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. --- The University of Florida will hold a special weekend of activities to mark the 100th anniversary of the opening of the Panama Canal from Aug. 15 - 17.

Friends old and new meet on Sesame Street in Gainesville

Jul 23rd, 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. --- No matter where you’re from or where you’ve been, everyone is special – so join in!

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The Tampa Tribune: Daniel Smith

Jul 17th, 2014

Political science professor Daniel Smith was quoted in a July 16 Tampa Tribune story about the Legislature’s refrain from appealing a ruling that found two new Florida congressional districts unconstitutional.

Miami Herald: Daniel Smith

Jul 17th, 2014

Political science professor Daniel Smith was quoted in a July 13 Miami Herald story about the pressure on gubernatorial candidate Charlie Crist to announce a running mate.

South Florida Sun-Sentinel: Steven Kirn

Jul 17th, 2014

Steven Kirn, executive director of the David F. Miller Center for Retailing Education and Research, was quoted in a July 9 South Florida Sun-Sentinel story about the expansion of Hobby […]

Tampa Bay Times: Steven Kirn

Jul 17th, 2014

Steven Kirn, executive director of the David F. Miller retailing Education and Research Center, was quoted in a July 3 Tampa Bay Times story about Winn-Dixie’s attempt to win over […]

Associated Press: Mike Walsh

Jul 17th, 2014

Mike Walsh, the co-director of aquatic animal health in the College of Veterinary Medicine, was quoted in a July 3 Associated Press story about higher survival rates for some mammals […]

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From left: Manuel Oliver eats lunch Tuesday while Jordyn Csanyi studies and Lisha Yang waits for her next class in Turlington Hall. Oliver is a graduate student from Venezuela. Csanyi […]

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