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By Whitney Lavaux and Kasey Greenhalgh 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.
By Dyann Lesnever 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.
By Brittany Bassler on April 23rd, 2013 | Last updated: April 23, 2013 at 12:12 pm
On Monday, Governor Rick Scott signed an education bill that will let the University of Florida offer bachelor’s degrees entirely online. The online degree programs will cost 75 percent of current tuition costs.
By Erik Ugartachea 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.
Changes to the requirements for Bright Futures scholarship dispersion will affect minority students starting July 1, 2014.
By WUFT News on April 5th, 2013 | Last updated: April 5, 2013 at 1:46 pm
Since the 1980s, the Food and Drug Administration has banned blood donations from gay men because of the risk of HIV/AIDS transmission. University of Florida student James J. Sadler hopes that ban will be lifted, so he and other gay men can donate blood.
By Charlene Ochogo on April 4th, 2013 | Last updated: April 4, 2013 at 3:11 pm
Sexual assault victims and members of the community gathered together Wednesday night to raise awareness of rape and sexual assault.