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UF Graduate Assistants To Get More Money

By on August 20th, 2013 | Last updated: August 20, 2013 at 10:39 am

UF says more money is coming for several thousand graduate assistants

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UF Health Opens $45 Million Clinical And Translational Research Building

By on August 12th, 2013 | Last updated: August 16, 2013 at 8:44 am

Sen. Bill Nelson was on hand Monday as UF opened its new building. One half of UF Health’s new structure houses the Clinical and Translational Science Institute (CTSI), the other half is the Institute on Aging.

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UF Removes Aaron Hernandez’s Name From Heavener Complex Stone And Other Spots

By and on July 25th, 2013 | Last updated: December 10, 2013 at 2:03 pm

Workers with All Seasons Planning, Inc. hammered, chiseled and sawed out the stone Thursday morning bearing Aaron Hernandez’s name in front of the Heavener Complex at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium.

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The First Phase of Renovations Have Begun At The Reitz Union

By on July 3rd, 2013 | Last updated: July 4, 2013 at 10:50 am

With plans to echo the shape and characteristics of the Florida gator, renovations in the Reitz Union building will represent school spirit, and provide an updated building to better serve the community.

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National Study Ranks UF College of Education

By on June 19th, 2013 | Last updated: June 19, 2013 at 6:31 pm

The University of Florida was ranked two-and-a-half out of four stars on a report released by the National Council on Teacher Quality.

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Salary Hikes on the Way at UF in October

By on June 17th, 2013 | Last updated: June 19, 2013 at 7:12 am

After several years of no pay raises, University of Florida President Bernie Machen formally announced Monday increases for faculty and staff.

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Is the University of Florida prepared for a major emergency?

By on May 29th, 2013 | Last updated: May 29, 2013 at 1:24 pm

That’s the question campus officials and law enforcement will attempt to answer Thursday morning in a simulated training exercise called Operation Urgent Impact.

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UF President Bernie Machen pleased with new state budget, will not request tuition raise

By on May 20th, 2013 | Last updated: May 20, 2013 at 5:43 pm

After seeing Gov. Rick Scott would return $300 million that had previously been cut from the state’s higher education budget, Bernie Machen said he would not raise tuition for the coming year beyond the normal inflation rate increase.

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UF students awarded first place in EPA’s Campus RainWorks Challenge

By on April 22nd, 2013 | Last updated: April 26, 2013 at 10:10 am

A team of University of Florida students was recognized for its water sustainability efforts after winning first place in the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s inaugural Campus RainWorks Challenge.

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Suspicious item found in University of Florida dorm, causes temporary evacuation

By on April 19th, 2013 | Last updated: April 19, 2013 at 3:40 pm

A custodian found a suspicious item Tuesday morning on the first floor of North Hall, a dorm at the University of Florida, which brought police to the building in the afternoon and caused an evacuation.

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