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Florida’s 5 WUFT-TV will provide live television coverage of the 2013 University of Florida Homecoming Parade on November 8 at noon

By on November 4th, 2013 | Last updated: November 4, 2013 at 1:24 pm

Special programs highlighting UF activities precede and follow the parade Public television station Florida’s 5, WUFT-TV will present exclusive live television coverage of the 2013 University of Florida Homecoming Parade beginning at noon on Friday, Nov. 8. The parade can […]

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WUFT-FM Florida’s 89.1 32nd anniversary poster features a photographic collaboration by John Moran and David Moynahan

By on September 30th, 2013 | Last updated: October 8, 2013 at 4:54 pm

Support Florida’s 89.1 WUFT-FM → Public radio station WUFT-FM Florida’s 89.1 will honor its 32nd anniversary with a limited edition poster featuring an image by photographers John Moran and David Moynahan. “Oasis in the Dark/Suwannee River” will be a 24” […]

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WUFT-FM wins seven Regional Murrow Awards

By on April 18th, 2013 | Last updated: April 18, 2013 at 3:21 pm

WUFT-FM staff and students have won seven 2013 Regional Edward R. Murrow Awards, the Radio Television Digital News Association announced today. The awards recognize work of the highest quality produced by radio, television and online news organizations around the world. […]

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Wait Wait…Don’t Tell Me! Cinema Events

By on April 4th, 2013 | Last updated: April 5, 2013 at 10:08 am

It’s Wait Wait… Don’t Tell Me! like you’ve never seen it before! Because, well, normally you can’t see it — it’s a radio show. A live staging of Wait Wait… Don’t Tell Me! presented by NCM Fathom Events, NPR, WBEZ-Chicago, […]

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Public radio stations WUFT/WJUF-FM complete record-breaking Fall 2012 Membership Fundraising Campaign

By on October 30th, 2012 | Last updated: October 30, 2012 at 2:32 pm

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – 10/30/12 Contact:  Sue Wagner, 352/294-7138, swagner@wuft.org Record breaking campaign exceeds $175,000 goal (Gainesville, Fla. – Oct. 30, 2012) Public radio stations Florida’s 89.1 WUFT-FM and WJUF-FM 90.1 recently completed the most successful listener membership campaign in […]

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Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM features work of artist photographer Anna Tomczak on 31st Anniversary Poster

By on October 4th, 2012 | Last updated: October 5, 2012 at 4:38 pm

Public radio station Florida’s 89.1 WUFT-FM is celebrating its 31st broadcast anniversary with a limited edition poster featuring work by critically acclaimed artist photographer Anna Tomczak. Tomczak is dedicated to using different techniques to alter photos through Polaroid transfer and […]

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Fanfares & Fireworks celebration returns to UF on July 3

By on June 7th, 2012 | Last updated: June 7, 2012 at 1:28 pm

Fanfares & Fireworks will return to Gainesville at 7 p.m. July 3 to Flavet Field on the University of Florida campus. The 2012 Independence Day Eve event is presented by the UF College of Journalism and Communications and its multimedia […]

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WUFT presents A Children’s Community

By on February 21st, 2012 | Last updated: February 21, 2012 at 12:18 pm

A Children’s Community offers viewers an inside glance into the lives of children who dedicate their time and talents to make a difference in their community. Despite what most may assume, children are actively involved in your community on a […]

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WUFT-TV Debuts Gator Nation Innovation

By on February 21st, 2012 | Last updated: February 21, 2012 at 10:24 am

WUFT airs Gator Nation Innovation, a program highlighting the collaborative initiatives of the University of Florida with Gainesville community businesses and local government. The University of Florida’s research “creates an environment that cultivates and inspires creative thinking for future investors […]

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WRUF-TV premieres featuring 24/7 weather, news and Gator sports

By on June 1st, 2011 | Last updated: June 10, 2011 at 11:38 am

WRUF-TV, Cox Cable Channel 6 in Gainesville and over-the-air on digital channel 10.1, will launch North Central Florida’s first weather channel today. WRUF-TV, formerly WLUF-TV, will feature city specific weather conditions, forecasts, and severe storm watches and warnings updated in […]

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