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By Samantha Shavell on March 25th, 2013 | Last updated: March 27, 2013 at 9:28 am
Shawn Janetzke hopes to get married some day. The 19-year-old UF student identifies himself as gay and hopes the cases the Supreme Court is hearing this week will allow him to get married in the future.
By Samantha Shavell on March 18th, 2013 | Last updated: March 21, 2013 at 8:42 pm
Florida Senate in the process of hearing legistlation to repeal special permits for international drivers.
By Samantha Shavell on March 14th, 2013 | Last updated: March 16, 2013 at 4:49 pm
Cardinal Jorge Bergoglio of Argentina became Pope Francis I Wednesday. People in Gainesville are having different reactions to the decision.
By Samantha Shavell on March 11th, 2013 | Last updated: March 11, 2013 at 5:06 pm
An organization that supports brain research has dubbed this week Brain Awareness Week. There will be activities each weekday afternoon on the University of Florida campus put on by the UF Neuroscience Club.
George A. Smathers Libraries launches new online exhibit of Jewish life nearing the World War II era
By Samantha Shavell on February 25th, 2013 | Last updated: February 25, 2013 at 1:47 pm
As a precursor to a physical exhibit of primary sources related to the Holocaust, Smathers library is showcasing an online exhibit featuring documents revealing Jewish life immediately before World War II.
By Samantha Shavell on February 11th, 2013 | Last updated: February 14, 2013 at 10:06 am
Gov. Rick Scott announced his plan Monday to give the University of Florida $15 million a year for five years.
By Samantha Shavell on February 4th, 2013 | Last updated: February 11, 2013 at 10:28 am
FIGHT and Gators for Free the Slaves are hosting ‘Justice Week’ to increase awareness about human trafficking on a global scale.