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By Chip Skambis on August 24th, 2012 | Last updated: July 22, 2013 at 4:03 pm
The presidential search committee in charge of finding the next UF president hosted a public forum to help gage public opinion on the search and what qualities are important in selecting a president.
By Steven Gallo on August 20th, 2012 | Last updated: July 9, 2013 at 12:07 pm
Tens of thousands of young students across North Central Florida headed back to school today. Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Steven Gallo checked in with Alachua County Schools spokeswoman Jackie Johnson who says overall, the first day of school ran pretty smoothly across [...]
By WUFT News on August 2nd, 2012 | Last updated: March 30, 2013 at 1:56 pm
In Marion County , with new students and new schedules this year, officials say parents may wish to visit their child’s school during orientation sessions. These events give parents and students the opportunity to become accustomed to their new or [...]
By Nickelle Smith on May 22nd, 2012 | Last updated: July 23, 2013 at 9:11 am
During the school year, more than 1.6 million Florida students depend on free or reduced price school meals. When school lets out for summer break, many of these students no longer have access to a nutritional meal. Florida’s Agriculture Commissioner [...]
By Chip Skambis on May 21st, 2012 | Last updated: July 23, 2013 at 9:33 am
University of Florida students will be seeing their fees raising this coming semester. The UF board of trustees approved a $2-per-credit-hour fee over a conference call earlier this afternoon. The fee would increase from $4.76 to $6.76. The fee increase does not [...]
By Kelsey Diaz on April 27th, 2012 | Last updated: July 23, 2013 at 9:38 am
While some University of Florida astronomy, aerospace and mechanical engineering students are competing in the nation’s largest science fair in Washington, D.C. a smaller group of students is competing at another event: The American Society of Mechanical Engineer’s Human Powered [...]
By WUFT News on March 5th, 2012 | Last updated: March 30, 2013 at 1:38 pm
A campaign seeks to change the University of Florida’s application process for undocumented students. Others in the community object.