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With Reitz Renovations Ongoing, Former UF Professor Adds Historical Perspective

By on September 12th, 2013 | Last updated: September 12, 2013 at 6:03 pm

In 1967, Owen Holyoak watched the J. Wayne Reitz Union being built. Nearly 50 years later, he stood on the University of Florida campus Thursday and watched parts of it being torn down.

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Graduate Assistants Protesting UF Administration For Timely Pay

By on September 9th, 2013 | Last updated: September 9, 2013 at 6:50 pm

The University of Florida admitted Monday to not paying 60 to 80 graduate students on time for the first two weeks of the fall semester. UF attributed the late paychecks to the large influx of new employees. UF spokeswoman Janine […]

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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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How UF’s New Supercomputer Concludes 70-Year Studies Within Hours

By and on August 5th, 2013 | Last updated: August 5, 2013 at 4:23 pm

Behind the padlocked doors of one building on UF’s East Campus, 2008 NE Waldo Road, is a loud machine capable of reading the millions of volumes on UF’s library shelves several hundred times in one second.

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Feb. 7, 2013: Morning News In 90

By on February 7th, 2013 | Last updated: February 7, 2013 at 12:45 pm

A video round-up of local, state and national stories for readers in North Central Florida: Staged armed robbery, Ocala vehicle fire, Chris Brown, rare baseball card, nine-year-old gives birth.

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Two UF online graduate programs ranked No. 1 in Florida

By on January 16th, 2013 | Last updated: January 17, 2013 at 2:14 pm

The University of Florida’s online graduate business-degree program ranks No. 1 in the state, according to Tuesday’s U.S. News & World Report.

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Shands opens new building for dermatology, cardiology, women’s health, more

By on December 13th, 2012 | Last updated: December 13, 2012 at 5:03 pm

The building offers specialty care.

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Body found behind parking garage near UF’s Shands Cancer Hospital

By on November 20th, 2012 | Last updated: November 26, 2012 at 4:25 pm

A body was found behind a parking garage near Shands Tuesday afternoon.

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In the News: unemployment falls, UF hacked, state voter purge goes on, Apple remembers Steve Jobs, state Supreme Court lets statute stand

By on October 5th, 2012 | Last updated: October 10, 2012 at 9:42 am

Two UF systems breached in international hacking Monday – Hundreds of thousands of email addresses, passwords, IDs and names of students and faculty members were taken from more than 100 universities worldwide as part of a hacking sweep by an anonymous […]

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In the News: Apple apologizes, voter purges, Libertarian candidate, missing UF student

By on September 28th, 2012 | Last updated: September 28, 2012 at 10:40 am

Apple CEO Tim Cook apologizes for Maps application | Gainesville.com – Apple CEO Tim Cook apologized for the issues caused by its Maps application. He said the company is reworking the error-infested application. Issues like nonexistent locations or problematic directions […]

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