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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

New Life for the Old City

The Univ of Fla is working with St. Augustine to help save our national treasure.

St. Augustine was founded before Jamestown or Plymouth Rock. UF President Bernie Machen* explains how a multidisciplinary project is helping to put the city first again.  Read More

Five Minutes with Bernie

What’s a land-grant university? And why should people care? UF President Bernie Machen*, who is heading the national anniversary celebration of the Morrill Act, offers a quick primer.  Read More

Five Minutes with Bernie

UF President Bernie Machen explains how a new program offers options for entrepreneurial freshmen.  Read More

Five Minutes with Bernie

Attending classes in Gainesville is no longer the only way to get a degree from UF. President Bernie Machen* explains how distance education is opening more doors to campus.  Read More

Five Minutes with Bernie

Although UF is putting more focus on graduate studies these days, it isn’t forgetting about its undergraduates. President Bernie Machen explains how a new class, “The Good Life,” is bringing undergraduates together for a common experience while challenging their minds.    Read More

Five Minutes With Bernie

The Gator Nation IS everywhere, and President Bernie Machen says now the University of Florida will be, too. He discusses plans for increasing the university’s reach across the globe.  Read More

Five Minutes With Bernie

The Gator Nation is everywhere. A new university initiative, President Bernie Machen says, could mean UF learning and research opportunities are, too.  Read More