University of Florida students, faculty and staff gathered this afternoon to rally against the proposed budget cuts of 38 million dollars. Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Stephanie Denardo reports.[audio:http://www.wuft.org/media/audio/FPRallyMixdown.mp3]
All 12 Florida universities will benefit from $121 million in two new programs designed to help the schools attract top-level professors and reward high-performing graduate schools. The University of Florida will receive the largest share at more than $27 million.