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The three candidates had a busy schedule on their interview day on the UF campus, starting in the early morning with a meeting with the search committee, various constituencies and a photo and video session with the University communications office.

Dr. W. Kent Fuchs, Provost, Cornell University meets Albert and Alberta in Weimer Hall on the campus of the University of Florida on Tuesday, October 14, 2014. All three Presidential Finalists are on UF’s campus being interviewed by various groups of faculty, staff, students the public and the board of trustees.

Fuchs is interviewed by Randy Wright, executive director of Media Properties in Weimer Hall on the campus of the University of Florida on Tuesday, October 14, 2014. All three Presidential Finalists are on UF’s campus being interviewed by various groups of faculty, staff, students the public and the board of trustees.

New York University Provost David McLaughlin responds to a question from Chair of the Board of Trustees Steve Scott.

The University of Florida Presidential Search Committee interviewed the top three applicants on Tuesday, Oct. 14 at the Hilton University Of Florida Conference Center Gainesville. The three remaining candidates are Cornell University Provost Kent Fuchs, New York University Provost David McLaughlin and Netherlands’ University of Groningen President Sibrandes Poppema.

The University of Florida Presidential Search Committee interviewed the top three applicants on Tuesday, Oct. 14 at the Hilton University Of Florida Conference Center Gainesville. The three remaining candidates are Cornell University Provost Kent Fuchs, New York University Provost David McLaughlin and Netherlands’ University of Groningen President Sibrandes Poppema.

University of Florida Chair of the Board of Trustees Steve Scott explains to the audience how the interviewing process will take place Tuesday morning.

University of Florida Student Representative for the UF Presidential Search Committee and Student Government Immediate Past President Christina Bonarrigo speaks with UF Trustee Bill Heavener before the interviewing process begins Tuesday morning.

UF presidential candidate Sibrandes Poppema gets his picture taken in the Weimer atrium.

Poppema sits for video interview on Tuesday.

Poppema meets mascots Albert and Alberta.

Leonardo A. Villalón, Dean of the International Center, and Jane Adams, Vice President of University Relations, escort Poppema out of Weimer.

Dr. W. Kent Fuchs, Provost, Cornell University (right center) walks with Dave Kratzer (right), Vice President of Student Affairs, Charles Lane (left center), Chief Operating Officer and Jane Adams (left), Vice President of University Relations on the campus of the University of Florida on Tuesday, October 14, 2014. All three Presidential Finalists are on UF’s campus being interviewed by various groups of faculty, staff, students the public and the board of trustees.

Dr. W. Kent Fuchs, Provost, Cornell University is photographed by Ray Carson, university photographer, in Weimer Hall on the campus of the University of Florida on Tuesday, October 14, 2014. All three Presidential Finalists are on UF’s campus being interviewed by various groups of faculty, staff, students the public and the board of trustees.

Dr. W. Kent Fuchs, Provost, Cornell University is photographed by Ray Carson, university photographer, in Weimer Hall on the campus of the University of Florida on Tuesday, October 14, 2014. All three Presidential Finalists are on UF’s campus being interviewed by various groups of faculty, staff, students the public and the board of trustees.

Dr. W. Kent Fuchs, Provost, Cornell University is photographed by Ray Carson, university photographer, in Weimer Hall on the campus of the University of Florida on Tuesday, October 14, 2014. All three Presidential Finalists are on UF’s campus being interviewed by various groups of faculty, staff, students the public and the board of trustees.

Dr. W. Kent Fuchs, Provost, Cornell University is interviewed by Randy Wright, Executive Director of the Media Properties in Weimer Hall on the campus of the University of Florida on Tuesday, October 14, 2014. All three Presidential Finalists are on UF’s campus being interviewed by various groups of faculty, staff, students the public and the board of trustees.

Dr. W. Kent Fuchs, Provost, Cornell University meets Albert and Alberta in Weimer Hall on the campus of the University of Florida on Tuesday, October 14, 2014. All three Presidential Finalists are on UF’s campus being interviewed by various groups of faculty, staff, students the public and the board of trustees.

Dr. W. Kent Fuchs, Provost, Cornell University (left) walks with Charles Lane (right), Chief Operating Officer on the campus of the University of Florida on Tuesday, October 14, 2014. All three Presidential Finalists are on UF’s campus being interviewed by various groups of faculty, staff, students the public and the board of trustees.

Dr. David W. McLaughlin, Provost, New York University is photographed by university photographer, Ray Carson, in Weimer Hall on the campus of the University of Florida on Tuesday, October 14, 2014. All three Presidential Finalists are on UF’s campus being interviewed by various groups of faculty, staff, students the public and the board of trustees.

Dr. David W. McLaughlin, Provost, New York University and his wife, Ruth Ann McLaughlin meet Albert and Alberta in Weimer Hall on the campus of the University of Florida on Tuesday, October 14, 2014. All three Presidential Finalists are on UF’s campus being interviewed by various groups of faculty, staff, students the public and the board of trustees.

Dr. David W. McLaughlin, Provost, New York University meets Jane Adams, Vice President of University Relations on the campus of the University of Florida on Tuesday, October 14, 2014. All three Presidential Finalists are on UF’s campus being interviewed by various groups of faculty, staff, students the public and the board of trustees.

Dr. David W. McLaughlin, Provost, New York University is photographed by university photographer, Ray Carson, in Weimer Hall on the campus of the University of Florida on Tuesday, October 14, 2014. All three Presidential Finalists are on UF’s campus being interviewed by various groups of faculty, staff, students the public and the board of trustees.

UF presidential candidate David McLaughlin prepares to get his photo taken in the Weimer atrium.

Dr. David W. McLaughlin, Provost, New York University (left) walks with Vice President and Chief Information Officer, Elias G. Eldayrie near Weimer Hall on the campus of the University of Florida on Tuesday, October 14, 2014. All three Presidential Finalists are on UF’s campus being interviewed by various groups of faculty, staff, students the public and the board of trustees.

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