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

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

Emmitt Smith 540x370

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

Up Close, And Caring Like Crazy

Univ of Fla alumnus and photographer

Award-winning photographer Andrea Morales can’t help but care about the people she photographs.  Read More

Lacrosse 101

UF Women's Lacrosse team vs. Colgate

Get hip to LAX with this guide to UF’s newest championship contenders.  Read More

Don’t Call It a Dorm

Patricia Aguerrevere

With art studios, on-site classes and live-in professors, today’s residence halls offer more than a place to sleep.  Read More

Better with Age

Dara Torres

These Gators challenge traditional notions of what it means to be middle-aged and older.  Read More

Consumer’s Choice

Univ of Fla researchers explore ways to make tastier tomatoes and better-smelling roses

For years, higher yields and faster growth — not taste, smell and appearance — have driven plant breeding. A group of UF researchers is looking to put consumers first again.  Read More