New UF Public Safety Complex Will Honor Historic Building Legacy 

Former UF Police Department’s headquarters

The historic and original WRUF Radio Station will be demolished and repurposed by the University of Florida. After a ninety-three-year history at the university, the building is no longer functional as the UF Police Department’s headquarters. However, this does not mean UF will forget the building and its legacy. The wood-constructed building was built in […]

A message from VP Curtis Reynolds, February 2021

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UF Named a Gold Bicycle Friendly University by the League of American Bicyclists

The League of American Bicyclists, the premier grassroots advocacy organization encouraging better bicycling and protecting the rights of people who bike, has honored the University of Florida (UF) with a gold-level Bicycle Friendly University award in recognition of the institution’s achievements in promoting and enabling safe, accessible bicycling on campus. UF held a silver award […]

Turning Honey Platinum with LEED Certification

“Saving the bees” and “sustainability” are a couple of terms that have gained quite a buzz over the last few years. For a good reason, too. The decline in the bee population and increased carbon emissions have led to concern amongst many environmentalists and ecologists. However, the University of Florida has recently taken action to […]

Tara Hollow, Appointed New Operations Manager for Events and Permitting

Tara Hollow is the Operations Manager of Events and Permitting for University of Florida owned properties across the state of Florida. She reviews and manages requests from University colleges and departments, non-registered student organizations and non-UF organizations. Tara worked with UF Student Affairs IT team to utilize their self-developed permitting system, GatorConnect, to set-up and […]

Dwan Courtney appointed as Director of the Office of Small Business and Supplier Diversity

FROM: Eddie Daniels, Assistant Vice President for Business Affairs I am pleased to announce that Dwan Courtney has begun her role as the Director of the Office of Small Business & Supplier Diversity (SBSD) as of Jan 22, 2021. As a part of Business Services, a division of Business Affairs, SBSD provides services and support […]

UF Implements License Plate Recognition Technology

  “The safety and security of our students, faculty and staff are the utmost priority to the University of Florida,” said Joseph M. Souza, UF’s Physical Security Director. “This technology will enable us to prevent crimes from occurring, solve crimes and more effectively follow up on any suspicious activity,” Read the full story: https://news.ufl.edu/2020/10/lpr/  

UF gets top marks for wheelchair accessibility on campus

  “It’s always nice to be recognized, but that’s not why we do it,” McGlothlin said. “We do it to make the campus the best we can be. Campus needs to reflect the values of the university.” Read the full story: https://news.ufl.edu/2020/12/accessibility-ranking-/  

A message from VP Curtis Reynolds, Winter 2020

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A message from VP Curtis Reynolds, Fall 2020

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