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By Peta-Gay Sheerwood on October 13th, 2014 | Last updated: October 13, 2014 at 1:53 pm
UF held a groundbreaking ceremony for its new chemistry and chemical biological building Friday. The building, which will cost $67 million, is one of six major construction projects on campus.
By Danielle Prinz on October 13th, 2014 | Last updated: October 13, 2014 at 10:49 am
A video roundup of local, state and national stories for readers in North Central Florida.
By Erica A. Hernandez on October 13th, 2014 | Last updated: October 13, 2014 at 3:15 pm
The search committee for the president position of the University of Florida narrowed the field from 15 candidates to three on Monday morning.
By Ryan Jones on October 13th, 2014 | Last updated: October 13, 2014 at 10:50 am
The Louisiana State University Tigers defeated the University of Florida Gators 30-27 at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium Saturday, Oct. 11, 2014 in Gainesville, Fla.
By Alexa Davies on September 15th, 2014 | Last updated: September 16, 2014 at 11:56 am
University of Florida students are taking safety into their own hands. Students are becoming more cautious about their daily routines and surroundings since three assaults occurred on or near UF’s campus over the last couple of weeks. According to the UF [...]
By Rochelle Alleyne 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 [...]
By Cassidy Whitson on September 10th, 2014 | Last updated: September 10, 2014 at 6:32 pm
A demonstration was held Wednesday in Turlington Plaza on University of Florida’s campus by Students for a Democratic Society and Students for Justice in Palestine. The purpose was to draw attention to those killed by Israeli Defense Forces as well as police brutality in Ferguson, Missouri.
By Katie Campbell on September 10th, 2014 | Last updated: September 11, 2014 at 6:13 pm
Florida State University graduate Kyle Leonard first learned he was being impersonated on Facebook over one year ago. Now, he has learned the impersonator may be connected to a Boynton Beach man under investigation by the FBI.
Saving Florida Orange Juice: The Search For A Cure For Citrus Greening – The Greening Series, Part 3
By Heather van Blokland on August 22nd, 2014 | Last updated: August 22, 2014 at 11:32 am
Nutrient supplements, root stock additives, genetic modification, heat therapies and a bacterial killer are just a few of the proposed solutions to what has been called the worst disease in history to hit Florida orange groves. Citrus greening, a bacterial [...]
By Heather van Blokland on August 20th, 2014 | Last updated: August 21, 2014 at 9:06 pm
Steve Futch, UF IFAS Extension agent, and family farmer, Mac Turner, right, tour the new orange tree plantings on Turner’s family farm in Arcadia, Fla. in April 2014. (Heather van Blokland/WUFT) Citrus farmer Mac Turner is fighting to keep his [...]