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  1. Free comedy showRead the original story

    Monday Apr 20 | University of Florida News

    Generation Sketch Comedy will perform this Saturday, April 25, at 8 p.m. at the Reitz Union Cinema . Some Strings Attached is a sketch comedy show written by members of the group.

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  2. Dirty Heads are headed to the Phillips CenterRead the original story

    Friday Mar 27 | University of Florida News

    UF Student Government Productions will host a free concert featuring the "cool, feel-good" sound of the Dirty Heads, on Wednesday, April 22, at the Phillips Center for the Performing Arts. The concert will take place at 8 p.m. Doors open at 7 p.m. This the second free spring show presented by SGP.

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  3. Getting Gators to stay in GainesvilleRead the original story

    Mar 17, 2015 | University of Florida News

    With so many career opportunities and a thriving entrepreneurial climate, why would a UF student not explore life in Gainesville after graduation? That's the thinking behind the "Stay in the Swamp" Career Fair to be hosted this Thursday in Hough Hall by the Hough Graduate School of Business. In its third year, the event is designed to encourage current students to pursue careers in the Gainesville area.

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  4. Jewish Film Festival will feature 12 films in 10 daysRead the original story

    Mar 16, 2015 | University of Florida News

    The best of international cinema will return to Gainesville in March when the Jewish Film Festival takes over the Hippodrome Cinema for the fifth consecutive year. The Jewish Council of North Central Florida is proud to once again partner with the Center for Jewish Studies at the University of Florida to offer a week of compelling and provocative films.

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  5. UF center funds campus, community projectsRead the original story

    Mar 12, 2015 | University of Florida News

    The University of Florida's Bob Graham Center for Public Service has awarded its first round of Healthy Civic Campus and Community grants. The initiative, which aims to support innovative student projects that improve civic engagement and advance the common good, was launched this year.

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  6. UF News and events of possible media interestRead the original story

    Mar 9, 2015 | University of Florida News

    GAINESVILLE, Fla. --- Here are the releases the University of Florida's media relations office expects to send this week, subject to change : DIABETES GENE -- The genes that increase the risk of Type 1 diabetes have lost their hiding place.

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  7. Former Gainesville resident pledges $1 million to inspire excellence at UFRead the original story

    Mar 9, 2015 | University of Florida News

    University of Florida alumna Gale King has pledged $1 million to UF to establish an endowed fund for excellence that will not only inspire future students but may also provide support for faculty, programs and other related initiatives at the university. The primary purpose of the fund is to provide scholarships for first-generation, academically exceptional students who, like King, are from families with modest incomes.

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  8. UF remembers journalism professor Hugh CunninghamRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | University of Florida News

    University of Florida journalism-education pioneer Hugh Cunningham passed away on Friday, Feb. 27, in Gainesville. He was 93. In 1955, Cunningham was recruited by the dean of the budding School of Journalism, Rae Weimer, whose goal was to build the college by hiring practicing journalists.

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  9. Recognizing Gators that made a differenceRead the original story

    Feb 20, 2015 | University of Florida News

    Nominations and self-nominations are now being accepted for the Center for Leadership and Service 2015 University of Florida Impact Awards. The annual ceremony recognizes and celebrates the dedicated efforts of students, faculty, staff, businesses and community nonprofit agencies that demonstrated a commitment to leadership and service in the past year.

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  10. Providing those who served an opportunity to thriveRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2015 | University of Florida News

    From a construction company in Detroit, to a cleaning service in Tampa, to an engineering firm catering to government agencies in Jacksonville, veteran-owned enterprises are flourishing with the help of an innovative entrepreneurship program at the University of Florida. The Veterans Entrepreneurship Program, sponsored by the Center for Entrepreneurship & Innovation at the Warrington College of Business Administration, is designed for disabled veterans who are interested in starting a business or who have an existing business.

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  11. President Fuchs' remarks at the Eye Opener Breakfast, Jan. 14, 2015Read the original story

    Jan 14, 2015 | University of Florida News

    Thank you, Susan. Good morning! This is my second week in Gainesville. I'm thrilled to call this community my new home, and very pleased to have this chance to meet so many leaders of North Central Florida.

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  12. UF News and events of possible media interestRead the original story

    Dec 22, 2014 | University of Florida News

    GAINESVILLE, Fla. --- Here are the releases the University of Florida's media relations office expects to send this week, subject to change:

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  13. University of Florida experts predict food trends for 2015Read the original story

    Dec 17, 2014 | University of Florida News

    GAINESVILLE, Fla. --- For the second year, University of Florida's Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences faculty members predict the food-related trends that could end up on your dinner plates and grocery store shelves in 2015: Wow, that's pungent: Americans continue to develop a fondness for fermented foods, which often create strong, unique flavors in such products as kimchi, sauerkraut, beer, wine and yogurt.

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  14. Grand Chanukah celebration will feature giant Menorah lightingRead the original story

    Dec 17, 2014 | University of Florida News

    To help welcome Chanukah, the Lubavitch-Chabad Jewish Student and Community Center at the University of Florida will host a Downtown Family Festival in Gainesville the evening of Dec. 17. The Jewish community will commemorate the eight-day "festival of lights" by lighting a giant Menorah. The festivities will get underway at 5:30 p.m. in the Bo Diddley Downtown Plaza .

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  15. UF News and events of possible media interestRead the original story

    Dec 15, 2014 | University of Florida News

    GAINESVILLE, Fla. --- Here are the releases the University of Florida's media relations office expects to send this week, subject to change: The University of Florida fall 2014 graduation ceremonies will take place this Friday and Saturday, Dec. 19 and 20, at the Stephen C. O'Connell Center.

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  16. Personal collections in the Florida Museum spotlight Jan. 10Read the original story

    Jan 10, 2014 | University of Florida News

    It isn't common to find primitive tools, classic cars, paintings of World War II fighter planes, antique dolls and James Bond memorabilia under one roof. But all of that, and more, will be on display at the Florida Museum of Natural History's annual Collectors Day from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Jan. 10, 2015.

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  17. Bus schedule changes for the holidaysRead the original story

    Dec 12, 2014 | University of Florida News

    During the holiday season, the Regional Transit System of Gainesville will be running a modified service schedule from Saturday, Dec. 20, 2014, through Sunday, Jan. 4, 2015. Saturday, Dec. 20 Sunday, Jan. 4, 2015: RTS will provide reduced service on City Fixed Routes 9, 10, 12, 13, 16, 17, 20, 23, 34, 35, 36 and 43. An "R" on RTS Route Schedules indicates buses that run whenever RTS reduces service on a route.

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  18. Public hearing scheduled Dec. 16 for UF master planRead the original story

    Dec 9, 2014 | University of Florida News

    A public hearing on the University of Florida campus master plan is scheduled for Dec. 16 at the Hilton University of Florida Conference Center. The hearing is scheduled to begin at 7 p.m. in the Dogwood Room.

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  19. UF News and events of possible media interestRead the original story

    Dec 8, 2014 | University of Florida News

    GAINESVILLE, Fla. --- Here are the releases the University of Florida's media relations office expects to send this week, subject to change: Monday, Dec. 8 PIECENTERFOOD14: While Floridians do a fairly good job of keeping themselves safe from foodborne illnesses, they aren't always clear about which foods, preparation techniques or cooking methods pose the biggest risks.

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  20. UF News for week of Nov. 24 listedRead the original story

    Nov 24, 2014 | University of Florida News

    GAINESVILLE, Fla. --- Here are the releases the University of Florida's media relations office expects to send this week, subject to change: Tuesday Nov. 25 DIGESTER -- Buck Rogers surely couldn't have seen this one coming, but at NASA's request, University of Florida researchers have figured out how to turn human waste yes, that kind -- into rocket fuel.

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