University Committee Applications Currently Being Accepted for the 2015-2016

The University of Florida encourages student involvement through participation and membership on committees that advise the administration on important issues.  A list of committees can be found on the Provost’s website at

If you are interested in being considered for an appointment to a university committee complete the online application at the following website:

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2015 UF Hall of Fame Recipients

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The University of Florida announced 26 new members for the Hall of Fame. The Hall of Fame is the highest recognition given to student leaders at the UF.

The 2015 Hall of Fame Award recipients are:

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UF employee, Myra Morgan wins top professional service award

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The University of Florida’s Division of Student Affairs staff member, Myra Morgan won the top professional service award, the Esther Lloyd-Jones Award, this year for the American College Personnel Association (ACPA).

The Esther Lloyd-Jones Professional Service Award is the highest honor in the association, recognizing the professional's commitment to service through significant, continued, and unselfish service/leadership activities that have benefited the profession,… Read More »

UF Biomaterials Day 2015

I am an officer of the Society for Biomaterials at the University of Florida, and each year we host a conference titled Biomaterials Day. In an attempt to increase the regional involvement in this conference, we are seeking your help in publicizing this interdisciplinary event to your faculty, students, and staff.

The goal of Biomaterials Day 2015 is to promote academic and industrial advances within the fields of biomaterials, biotechnology, biomedical engineering, and translational research.… Read More »

Sideline Safety Zone

If you are traveling to Jacksonville this weekend for the Florida - Georgia football game, the University of Florida wants you to be smart and stay safe.

With the tremendous number of visitors, cell phone service may not be consistent, causing your phone to run out of power more quickly than usual. To conserve your battery, limit phone calls; instead of calling, make plans to meet friends at a set time and location if you become separated from them. Also, keep in your wallet or purse a printed… Read More »