Category: UF/IFAS Teaching

Two CALS doctoral students will participate in Three Minute Thesis Competition

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Chanda Jones Littles and Hannah Allen, two University of Florida College of Agricultural and Life Sciences graduate students, are finalists for the Three Minute Thesis competition, where they will explain what makes their research compelling… Read More

UF/IFAS grad student wins prize for mosquito trap research

Cutline below GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Casey Parker came to the University of Florida aspiring to be a pharmacist. But chemistry wasn’t for her. So, she took a class called “Bugs and People,” and the professor at the time,… Read More

UF/IFAS hosting ONE WORLD summit to address feeding the world’s growing population

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — — How do you address all of the issues associated with feeding the world’s estimated 9 billion people by the year 2050?  One way is to share great ideas and that’s exactly what more than… Read More

CALS doctoral student earns $25,000 fellowship from Dannon Yogurt

Amanda Ford GAINESVILLE, Fla. – A University of Florida College of Agricultural and Life Sciences doctoral student has won a $25,000 fellowship to continue studying probiotics. Amanda Ford, conducting research under the guidance of Wendy Dahl, an assistant… Read More