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By Erica A. Hernandez on October 22nd, 2014 | Last updated: October 23, 2014 at 7:51 am
Janine Sikes, assistant vice president of media relations and public affairs at the University of Florida, emailed the documents to media outlets at about 1 p.m. on Wednesday. Sikes said the university will make no statement.
By llflannery on October 17th, 2014 | Last updated: October 17, 2014 at 5:58 pm
By Katie Campbell on October 15th, 2014 | Last updated: October 16, 2014 at 11:19 am
W. Kent Fuchs, Provost for Cornell University Ph.D., has been selected as the University of Florida’s 12th president-designate.
By WUFT News on October 14th, 2014 | Last updated: October 14, 2014 at 5:11 pm
On Monday, the search for the University of Florida’s next president was narrowed from 15 candidates to three. The candidates, Wesley Fuchs, David McLaughlin and Sibrandes Poppema, had their photos taken at Weimer and were interviewed to help make the final decision.
By Qianwen Zhang on October 13th, 2014 | Last updated: October 14, 2014 at 12:43 pm
The University of Florida’s three presidential candidates include W. Kent Fuchs, Ph.D., of Cornell University, David W. McLaughlin, Ph.D., of New York University and Sibrandes Poppema, Ph.D., of the University of Groningen in the Netherlands.
By Peta-Gay Sheerwood on October 13th, 2014 | Last updated: October 13, 2014 at 1:53 pm
UF held a groundbreaking ceremony for its new chemistry and chemical biological building Friday. The building, which will cost $67 million, is one of six major construction projects on campus.
By Erica A. Hernandez on October 13th, 2014 | Last updated: October 13, 2014 at 3:15 pm
The search committee for the president position of the University of Florida narrowed the field from 15 candidates to three on Monday morning.
By Kelly Audette on October 9th, 2014 | Last updated: October 9, 2014 at 5:48 pm
As concern over Ebola grows in the U.S. and other countries, the University of Florida hosted a panel discussion on Wednesday night with four faculty members on the epidemic in West Africa. “What universities do best is create knowledge,” Leonardo Villalon, Dean [...]
By Qianwen Zhang on September 30th, 2014 | Last updated: September 30, 2014 at 6:27 pm
Several UF alert messages were sent to students early Sunday morning saying a male matching descriptions of the UF assaults suspect was seen near the Hub area. The messages later clarified no attack had occurred.
By Cassidy Whitson on September 25th, 2014 | Last updated: September 25, 2014 at 11:36 am
The University of Florida Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences held an event Wednesday to showcase local farmers and its new Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) program.