License to Dream

Phuong Nguyen was able to attend the University of Florida thanks to the Florida Opportunity Scholars program. Photo by Gene Bednarek (BFA '95)

Thanks to Florida Opportunity Scholars, these first-generation college grads are on their way to greatness and are already giving back.  Read More

Treasures of the Asian Wing

This jade figurine is just one of the works on diplay in the new David A. Cofrin Asian Art Wing at the Harn.

A sculpture hides ancient texts. A footbridge leads to a shaded grotto. Step inside a new Harn Museum wing that’s full of surprises.  Read More

Saviors of the Stacks

John Freund

Hand-written manuscripts. Irreplaceable first editions. Priceless papers. They’re as vulnerable as they are valuable, and UF’s archivists must preserve them.  Read More

A Taste of the World: Mokimo


Rose Lugano shares her recipe for mokimo, one of her favorite dishes from Kenya.  Read More

Uncovering the “Real Florida”

Jeff Klinkenberg is an author and University of Florida alumnus who chronicles Florida's culture.

UF alumnus Jeff Klinkenberg chronicles the state’s history and culture.   Read More

Building a Legacy

Nancy Perry

Chuck and Nancy Perry have built a lasting legacy of giving at the University of Florida.  Read More

With NEON, It's UF's Time to Shine

The Ordway-Swisher preserve

President Bernie Machen* describes UF’s groundbreaking involvement with the nation’s first continental-scale observatory of the environment.  Read More

A Fond Farewell

Kelly McKibben reached the end of her term as UFAA president in July.

Her year as UF Alumni Association president over, Kelly McKibben says goodbye.  Read More

Golden Gators

Photo by Mitchell Haaseth/NBC

At the London games, these Gator athletes will have their eyes on Olympic Gold.  Read More

Emmitt Smith’s Second Half

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Post-football, the Gator great emerges as a businessman, philanthropist, author — and, yes, ballroom dancer.  Read More