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UF Breaks Ground On New Chemistry Building

By 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.

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UF Selects Three Men as Finalists for Presidential Search

By 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.

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Treon Harris’s Attorney Releases Statement Regarding Sexual Battery Accusations

By on October 9th, 2014 | Last updated: October 9, 2014 at 4:15 pm

UPDATE, 4:10 p.m.: Johnson & Osteryoung, P.A. released a statement Thursday in response to an 18-page redacted statement released by the University of Florida the day before. Treon Harris’ attorney Huntley Johnson said he found the University’s statement was leading to [...]

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Researchers meet at the University of Florida to discuss Ebola

By on October 9th, 2014 | Last updated: October 9, 2014 at 10:56 am

Anthropologists and researchers hosted a forum at Pugh Hall at the University of Florida to discuss the recent outbreak of Ebola.

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Two Gator Football Players Involved In Fight

By on October 7th, 2014 | Last updated: October 7, 2014 at 3:10 pm

University of Florida Police responded to a fight involving two Gator football players outside the Heavener Football Complex on the UF campus. Both players withdrew charges against each other.

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UF Grad Student Hospitalized with Meningitis

By on October 7th, 2014 | Last updated: October 7, 2014 at 2:09 pm

An unidentified University of Florida grad student was diagnosed and hospitalized with meningitis.

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UF Students Collecting Books For Florida Department of Corrections

By on October 7th, 2014 | Last updated: October 14, 2014 at 11:54 am

Two University of Florida Levin College of Law organizations are collecting books for prisoners through the middle of November. A number of genres are being accepted, but the books must be in accordance with the Admissible Reading Material section of the Florida Administrative Code.

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Activists Protest Outside UF Meat Science Lab For World Day For Farmed Animals

By on October 2nd, 2014 | Last updated: October 2, 2014 at 6:00 pm

Protestors gathered in Gainesville to raise awareness about the meat industry for the World Day for Farmed Animals. Animal activists gathered with signs outside the University of Florida Meat Science Lab Thursday morning and then again later on SW 23rd [...]

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Puerto Rican Migrant Becomes Prominent Local Art Collector

By on October 1st, 2014 | Last updated: October 1, 2014 at 11:24 am

Hector Puig has always had a knack for art. Yet Puig would have never imagined he would be one of Gainesville’s most well-known art collectors. Puig grew up in Utuado, Puerto Rico. When he was 13, he and his family [...]

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UFPD Issued Weekend Alerts As Required By Clery Act

By on September 30th, 2014 | Last updated: September 30, 2014 at 6:27 pm

Several UF alert messages were sent to students early Sunday morning saying a male matching descriptions of the UF assaults suspect was seen near the Hub area. The messages later clarified no attack had occurred.

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