GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The University of Florida honored two Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences (IFAS) faculty with university-wide teaching and mentorship awards at a ceremony held April 11.
Shirley Baker, associate professor in ... READ MORE
GAINESVILLE, Fla. – At its annual scholarship and leadership awards banquet held April 19, the University of Florida College of Agricultural and Life Sciences (CALS) recognized the accomplishments of its top students.
Graduating seniors, ... READ MORE
GAINESVILLE, Fla. – After decades of putting a dream to earn a college degree on hold, Alicia Thomas, 52, will accomplish her life goal this spring by earning her bachelor’s in family, youth and community sciences (FYCS) from the University ... READ MORE
GAINESVILLE, Fla. – UF/IFAS College of Agricultural and Life Sciences alumni Noah Valenstein and Chris Vitelli are two of only 30 University of Florida alumni who received this year’s Outstanding Young Alumni Award.
Valenstein, a 1999 ... READ MORE
QUINCY, Fla. – When Glen Aiken wasn’t helping his grandfather wrangle cattle in the smothering Texas heat, he was traveling with his father to meat packing houses across the region. “I swear I visited every meat packing plant between Oklahoma ... READ MORE
By Kim Scotto
Dr. Raelene Crandall, assistant professor in the UF/IFAS School of Forest Resources and Conservation, fondly remembers her first fire: a prescribed prairie burn during an undergraduate internship with the Nature Conservancy.
It ... READ MORE
GAINESVILLE, Fla. – A University of Florida student has been chosen as one of nine undergraduate students to receive a research grant from the Weed Science Society of America (WSSA).
Current UF/IFAS College of Agricultural and Life Sciences ... READ MORE
GAINESVILLE, Fla. --- University of Florida College of Agricultural and Life Sciences students will benefit from a transfer of possession and control of land to the University Athletic Association for the construction of a new baseball stadium. ... READ MORE
GAINESVILLE, Fla. – A world-renowned botanist and environmentalist will keynote the University of Florida’s Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences’ 2018 E.T. York Lecture at 2 p.m., April 10. The event, to be held at the Harn Museum ... READ MORE
GAINESVILLE, Fla. --- Mark your calendars – the University of Florida Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences is holding Bug Week early this year, offering more live events than ever.
The weeklong celebration of all things bug-related ... READ MORE