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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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Risque Photo of University of Florida Sorority Makes Rounds on Twitter

By and on August 29th, 2014 | Last updated: August 30, 2014 at 8:03 am

A risqué picture attributed as picturing some members of the University of Florida Alpha Omicron Pi sorority surfaced on Twitter this week. UF officials have not confirmed the image pictures members of the sorority, but they believe it does.

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University of Florida President Delivers State of the University Address

By on August 28th, 2014 | Last updated: August 29, 2014 at 11:34 am

University of Florida President Bernie Machen delivered the State of the University address earlier today, highlighting some of 2013-2014 accomplishments and listing some of the university’s goals for the upcoming year.

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UF President Participates in ALS ‘Ice Bucket Challenge’

By on August 25th, 2014 | Last updated: August 25, 2014 at 3:14 pm

University of Florida President Bernie Machen participated in the ALS “Ice Bucket Challenge” on Monday. Machen nominated all YouTube viewers as well as the president of UF Student Government and the vice president of the UF Division of Student Affairs.

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GALLERY: UF Graduates Collect Photos in Ben Hill Griffin Stadium

By on May 2nd, 2014 | Last updated: May 2, 2014 at 12:08 pm

UF graduates turn out for celebratory photos come rain or shine at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium on Thursday.

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Northwestern University Athletes Can Unionize; SEC Disagrees

By on March 27th, 2014 | Last updated: March 31, 2014 at 4:45 pm

Florida districts consider the possibility of a domino effect in Chicago’s decision to allow Northwestern student-athletes to unionize.

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University of Florida Names Interim Law Dean

By on March 27th, 2014 | Last updated: March 31, 2014 at 3:17 pm

Professor George L. Dawson was named the UF Levin College of Law’s interim dean today after the search for the new dean had ended.

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Students Run Colored in Orange and Blue

By on February 24th, 2014 | Last updated: February 26, 2014 at 1:54 pm

Clouds of orange and blue cornstarch rained down on more than 1,000 University of Florida students and some members of the Gainesville community as they ran through Fraternity Row, leaving Flavet Field behind them. The runners participated in the second annual […]

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