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How UF’s New Supercomputer Concludes 70-Year Studies Within Hours

By and on August 5th, 2013 | Last updated: August 5, 2013 at 4:23 pm

Behind the padlocked doors of one building on UF’s East Campus, 2008 NE Waldo Road, is a loud machine capable of reading the millions of volumes on UF’s library shelves several hundred times in one second.

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A Tour of Gainesville’s Prison-Turned-Homeless Shelter

By on June 25th, 2013 | Last updated: July 3, 2013 at 10:52 am

This prison is in the backyard of a small correctional institute. This is where the city of Gainesville’s Commissioners plan to turn a shambled former prison into a functioning homeless community.

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Volunteer Fighting Back Against Sequester Cuts for Marion Senior Services

By on June 7th, 2013 | Last updated: June 7, 2013 at 11:11 am

A grassroots fundraising campaign could help keep Marion Senior Services running as it had before $78,000 in federal sequestration cuts.

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Avenue Q opens at the Hippodrome Theatre

By on May 31st, 2013 | Last updated: May 31, 2013 at 4:46 pm

Avenue Q won three Tony Awards for best musical, best score, and best book. University of Florida professor of theatre and dance, Charlie Mitchell is co-directing the play in partnership with the Hippodrome,

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George P. Bush promotes Maverick PAC at Swamp Restaurant

By and on September 17th, 2012 | Last updated: March 30, 2013 at 2:07 pm

While many were focused on the O’Connell Center, about 75 attendees sporting “Romney — Believe in America” stickers and sipping on beer gathered at The Swamp restaurant as George P. Bush, eldest son of former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush spoke about Maverick PAC, a political action committee focused on engaging a new generation of Republican leaders.

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