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UF Homecoming Parade 2014 Brings Music, Floats and Crowds

By on October 17th, 2014 | Last updated: October 17, 2014 at 5:58 pm
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W. Kent Fuchs Of Cornell Named President Of UF

By 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.

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Pictures: UF Presidential Finalists Visits

By 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.

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Here Are The Three UF Presidential Finalists

By 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.

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UF Breaks Ground On New Chemistry Building

By 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.

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UF Selects Three Men as Finalists for Presidential Search

By 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.

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University Of Florida Panel Discusses Ebola Epidemic

By 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 [...]

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UFPD Issued Weekend Alerts As Required By Clery Act

By 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.

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Local Farmers, Agriculture Showcased at UF Community Garden

By 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.

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New program helps UF students “Walk Safe” at night

By on September 12th, 2014 | Last updated: September 12, 2014 at 9:42 am

A week ago, making a trek across the University of Florida campus wasn’t much of an issue for most UF students. But after a recent string of similar assaults on and near the UF campus, many students are left on [...]

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