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The University of Florida College of Engineering Reaches Out to Elementary Students

By on October 31st, 2014 | Last updated: October 31, 2014 at 3:25 pm

University of Florida engineering students hosted a day of science activities on campus for fourth- and fifth-grade students from Idylwild Elementary School on October 30.

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Florida’s Fight Against Flu More Forceful This Season

By on October 14th, 2014 | Last updated: October 14, 2014 at 5:33 pm

More than 27 Florida counties are participating in a campaign to help fight influenza this season by giving free inhaled flu vaccines to students enrolled in elementary through high school. The campaign is being promoted by Healthy Schools LLC and Families Fighting Flu.

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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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Hernando Parents Fear Potential School Closures Despite Poor Facilities

By on April 28th, 2014 | Last updated: April 28, 2014 at 3:55 pm

Students would have to bus an extra 14 miles should Westside Elementary close.

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Buchholz High School Students Prepare Community Tax Returns

By on April 10th, 2014 | Last updated: April 11, 2014 at 12:21 am

Buchholz High School students are helping prepare tax returns through the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program.

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Viral Video About Venezuelan Protests Created By UF Student

By on February 20th, 2014 | Last updated: February 20, 2014 at 8:49 pm

A University of Florida student has created a video about student protests in Venezuela that has gone viral.

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AVID program aids struggling Bronson middle and high school students

By on April 29th, 2013 | Last updated: April 29, 2013 at 4:25 pm

The AVID program aids struggling students its second year at Bronson Middle/High School.

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Union middle schoolers offered opportunity for Microsoft Office certification

By on March 1st, 2013 | Last updated: March 15, 2013 at 1:01 pm

Students at Lake Butler Middle School have the option to get ahead in their business schooling by getting certified in Microsoft Office during their eighth grade year.

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‘Equal Access Clinic’ provides free health care to locals

By on February 18th, 2013 | Last updated: February 19, 2013 at 9:27 am

Equal Access Clinic, a network of student-run free health care clinics started by the University of Florida’s medical school, gives Gainesville residents who cannot afford health care access to free medical services at service locations around the city.

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At the start of school, unexpected students can cause last-minute shuffle

By on September 7th, 2012 | Last updated: September 19, 2012 at 4:26 pm

More Alachua County students enrolled in school this year, and the unexpected increase sometimes means shufflling teachers and moving students around.

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