UF, Disney team up to protect butterflies, sea turtles

April 19, 2016 Uncategorized

When your life’s work is protecting endangered species, progress is often marked in incremental victories. But the efforts of University of Florida researchers are taking a major leap forward through a Disney Conservation Fund initiative that aims to save threatened species from extinction.

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UF Online Learning Institute expands into new research lab

April 13, 2016 Uncategorized

The University of Florida community got its first glimpse earlier this month of a new 1,600-square-foot research space where faculty and students will study how to use technology to create effective and engaging online learning experiences.

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UF arts professor awarded national prize for excellence

April 12, 2016 Uncategorized

University of Florida professor and Andrew Banks Family Endowed Chair Coco Fusco is this year’s recipient of the prestigious Greenfield Prize in visual art.

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Can I trust my robot? Can my robot trust me?

April 11, 2016 Uncategorized

If we are serious about long-term human presence in space, such as manned bases on the moon or Mars, we must figure out how to streamline human-robot interactions.

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UF closes in on No. 1 in Fulbright ranking

March 22, 2016 Uncategorized

When nursing professor Karen Reed encourages colleagues and students to apply for Fulbright awards, she also issues a warning: “Be prepared for Fulbright to change your life.”

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