While a commercially available cure for crop-killing citrus greening remains elusive, University of Florida researchers have developed a tool to help growers combat the insidious disease: an efficient, inexpensive and easy-to-use sensor that can quickly detect whether a tree has been infected.
A team of University of Florida researchers is calling for an immediate end to paddling students in all state public schools, citing its new study of classroom disciplinary trends that depicts corporal punishment as violent and outdated, and a source of complications such as increased dropout rates and lawsuits.
Author and UF professor Ted Spiker will give a talk about his book “Down Size: Twelve Truths for Turning Pants-Splitting Frustration into Pants-Fitting Success” Tuesday from 5 to 6:15 p.m. in Smathers Library (East), room 100.
Following an extensive nationwide search, the University of Florida Division of Student Affairs is pleased to announce that Ernesto Escoto has been named the new director of the Counseling and Wellness Center.
On Jan. 25, Steve Kirn, executive director of the David F. Miller Retailing Education and Research Center at UF, was quoted in a Miami Herald story about Bealls department store celebrating 100 years in business.
Paul Duncan, director for the Florida Center for Medicaid and the Uninsured at UF, was quoted in a Jan. 23 Miami Herald story about eight South Florida hospitals facing Medicare fines for patient safety.
Medicinal chemistry professor Margaret James was quoted in a Jan. 26 Washington Post story revealing how Artic animals are more susceptible to environmental pollutants. The story was also covered in Smithsonian.
A Jan. 26 Huffington Post story shares law professor Darren Hutchinson’s opinion on a proposed Mississippi bill allowing police officers to enter a home without a warrant if they believe a dangerous dog is present.
Gators showed their spirit as they ran through clouds of orange and blue during the 2nd annual Gator Run on Saturday, Jan. 24. Profits from the 5K supported the University of Florida Alumni Association. […]