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UF research shows rhymes can inspire reasoning during the third trimester in the womb

Jul 22nd, 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. --- Mozart, Beethoven or even Shakespeare -- pregnant mothers have been known to expose their babies to many forms of auditory stimulation. But according to researchers at the University of Florida, all a baby really needs is the music of mom’s voice.

UF completes more work to improve visitor experience in St. Augustine

Jul 21st, 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. --- The nation’s oldest city has a big birthday coming up, and the University of Florida is helping to prepare St. Augustine for the party.

UF Tech Connect Fuels Innovation Economy in First 12 Years

Jul 21st, 2014

GAINESVILLE --- In its first dozen years of operation, the University of Florida’s Tech Connect program has helped launch 157 technology-based startup companies that in turn generated more than $1 billion in private funding, $530 million in public funding and 2,000 new jobs, according to a report released today.

Medical entrepreneur pledges $1 million to new chemistry building

Jul 17th, 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. --- A preeminent university should have first-class chemistry facilities. That belief inspired Dr. Howard Sheridan and his wife, Brenda, both University of Florida alumni, to pledge $1 million toward a new chemistry and chemical biology building at UF.

Calorie restriction with resveratrol key to kick-starting cell health

Jul 16th, 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — When it comes to staying healthy, it’s a cell-eat-cell world. As cells age, damaged proteins and lipids accumulate within them. Impaired cell parts can send free radicals […]

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UF economics professor named chief economist for Securities and Exchange Commission

Jul 22nd, 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. --- Professor Mark Flannery, Bank of America Eminent Scholar at the University of Florida’s Warrington College of Business Administration, has been named chief economist and director of the nation’s Securities and Exchange Commission’s Division of Economic and Risk Analysis, or DERA, the SEC announced Monday.

University of Florida Homecoming & Gator Growl Announces 2014 Entertainment Lineup

Jul 19th, 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Indie-pop band Foster the People, and three-time Grammy winning rapper Ludacris will co-headline Gator Growl 2014, the University of Florida Homecoming & Gator Growl organizers announced Friday.

UF professor’s study named article of the year

Jul 17th, 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. --- A University of Florida professor’s article on quitting smoking has been named the best of the year by one of the nation’s leading behavioral psychology journals.

UF professor’s art exhibit explores concepts of control, surveillance

Jul 17th, 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — University Galleries is featuring a new exhibit open through July 25 in the University of Florida’s University Gallery as part of UF’s Creative B summer activities. CNTRL-SPACE, by UF alumnus and professor Patrick Pagano, is an interactive digital projection environment exhibit that explores the illusion of control in a technocratic society.

Students with ‘A’ in science statewide receive free Florida Museum admission

Jul 17th, 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. --- The Florida Museum of Natural History is continuing its popular “A for Science” free admission program for K-12 students statewide.

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The Tampa Tribune: Daniel Smith

Jul 17th, 2014

Political science professor Daniel Smith was quoted in a July 16 Tampa Tribune story about the Legislature’s refrain from appealing a ruling that found two new Florida congressional districts unconstitutional.

Miami Herald: Daniel Smith

Jul 17th, 2014

Political science professor Daniel Smith was quoted in a July 13 Miami Herald story about the pressure on gubernatorial candidate Charlie Crist to announce a running mate.

South Florida Sun-Sentinel: Steven Kirn

Jul 17th, 2014

Steven Kirn, executive director of the David F. Miller Center for Retailing Education and Research, was quoted in a July 9 South Florida Sun-Sentinel story about the expansion of Hobby […]

Tampa Bay Times: Steven Kirn

Jul 17th, 2014

Steven Kirn, executive director of the David F. Miller retailing Education and Research Center, was quoted in a July 3 Tampa Bay Times story about Winn-Dixie’s attempt to win over […]

Associated Press: Mike Walsh

Jul 17th, 2014

Mike Walsh, the co-director of aquatic animal health in the College of Veterinary Medicine, was quoted in a July 3 Associated Press story about higher survival rates for some mammals […]

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A ShandsCair helicopter takes off from Ben Hill Griffin Stadium after participating in a photo shoot at Florida Field last week. ShandsCair is the air medical and critical care transport […]

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