Judge Refuses to Nix UF Professors’ LawsuitA federal judge on Monday refused to dismiss a lawsuit filed by University of Florida professors challenging a policy that gives the school discretion in blocking faculty members from testifying against the state in legal cases.
University Of Florida Awards Late Musician Tom Petty Posthumous PHD For MusicNearly two decades after earning a place in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and more than four years after his death, rock icon Tom Petty has been awarded an honorary Ph.D. from the University of Florida.
Professors Seek Injunction Against UF PolicyAlleging violations of First Amendment rights, six University of Florida professors on Friday asked a federal judge to issue an injunction against a policy at the center of a controversy about faculty members serving as expert witnesses.
University Of Florida Prohibits Professors From TestifyingThe University of Florida is prohibiting three professors from providing expert testimony in a lawsuit challenging a new law that critics claim restricts voting rights.
FIU Climbs 17 Spots in U.S News Rankings; Biggest Jump Among Florida UniversitiesCongratulations to Florida International University which has continued its rapid ascent in the U.S. News and World Report rankings with a 17-spot improvement to No. 78 among more than 200 public universities in the nation, according to the 2022 National University Rankings released Monday.
Florida Gators To Spend Training Camp In Hotel To Combat COVID-19Gators will spend at least part of its training camp in a hotel as coach Dan Mullen searches for ways to avoid another COVID-19 outbreak within the program.
Open For BusinessFor many Florida students, the opportunity to attend college provides a chance at a better life for them and their families. For some students, like Markemia Peterson, it was a chance at a better life and a way to help her community grow.
University Of Florida Announces Plans For In-Person Graduation This SpringThe University of Florida announced Friday it plans to hold 14 in-person graduation ceremonies in the spring.
UF Student Refund Case DismissedA federal judge has signed off on the dismissal of a potential class-action lawsuit that contended the University of Florida should be required to refund tuition and fees to students after closing its campus in March because of the coronavirus pandemic.
University Of Florida Study Examines Long-Term Effects Of Opioid Use In Retired NFL PlayersNearly half of former National Football League players who used opioids in 2010 continue to use them today, and nearly 60 percent of them experience moderate to severe depressive symptoms, a University of Florida study shows.
UF, UM Embrace Spotlight As They Start SeasonThe University of Florida and the University of Miami have the college football stage to themselves for 3 ½ hours Saturday.
Gov. DeSantis Names University Of Florida Doctor As Next State Surgeon GeneralGov. Ron DeSantis on Monday named a top University of Florida doctor and professor as the state’s next surgeon general.
Rivals UF & FSU Pull April Fool's Day PrankTwo rival Florida universities worked together to pull off an elaborate April Fool's Day prank.
Consumer Confidence Ticks Down Slightly In DecemberConsumer confidence in Florida dropped slightly amid concerns of personal finances.
UF Researchers Find Hope In Battle Against Citrus GreeningThere is a new tool in the war against citrus greening - genetically modified citrus trees- say researchers at the University of Florida.