A UF professor filed a grievance over UF’s hesitancy to create a concentration that included the words “critical” and “race,” adding to the ongoing challenges to academic freedom at the institution.
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La semana pasada, UF concluyó su investigación interna sobre conflictos de intereses y políticas de actividades externas, y ofreció recomendaciones de políticas para evitar futuros escándalos.
This article was updated to reflect that UF's maintained its decision to bar professors' testimonies was not affected by external entities. A previous version of this article reported otherwise.
UF submitted a report Tuesday to its accreditation body, the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges, affirming there was no external influence on its decisions to allow or deny professors to testify as expert witnesses.
Tensions over UF’s decision to bar three political science professors from testifying in a case against the state continued Thursday, as a congressional subcommittee announced an investigation into whether UF violated the first amendment.
Dean who barred professor from testifying against state says UF administration directed him to do so
The dean who blocked three UF political science professors from testifying against the state said his decision was heavily influenced by the university’s top administrators.
UF worked for years to achieve its top five status, but one verdict could cost the university everything it strived for.
A wide-eyed nine-year-old Jayden Gibson watched from the stadium as the Gators stormed the field.
When Robert Hatch recalls the institution to which he has devoted 30 years of his life, he feels ashamed.
Widespread turmoil erupted after UF stopped three political science professors from testifying in a case against the state. Some faculty members believe these events point to a bigger issue: increasing political pressure from the state on the university’s decisions.
El presidente Fuchs pide a la universidad que revoque la decisión que prohíbe a los profesores testificar
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Cinco profesores adicionales dicen que UF intentó silenciarlos para que no testificarán contra el estado
Luego de una revelación durante el fin de semana de que a tres profesores de UF se les prohibió testificar contra el estado, cinco profesores más dijeron que la universidad también limitaba sus habilidades para testificar en casos contra el estado.
Following a revelation over the weekend that three UF professors were barred from testifying against the state, five more professors said the university also limited their abilities to testify in cases against the state.
Update: UF released a statement saying it would form a task force to review its conflict of interest policy. Additionally, this article has been updated to reflect that a letter from the professors’ attorney was originally sent to UF.
Jada Turner, a Dance Marathon Miracle Child, was diagnosed at a young age with a chromosomal disorder that made her prone to cancers. But on Wednesday, a crowd of other families and students celebrated her for being seven months cancer-free as she stood on a stage in Flavet Field.
One night a year, kids get to dress up and go door-to-door amassing as much free candy as possible — a core childhood experience. But for UF Health Shands Children's Hospital patients, Oct. 31 will look a little different, and teams of people are working together to bring as much Halloween spirit as possible.
More than 7,000 people packed into the O’Connell Center as Gator chomps rippled through the crowd followed by the classic “It’s great to be a Florida Gator” chant. These were both demonstrations of what homecoming week is all about: tradition.
Members of Change and Gator Party huddled on the third floor of the Reitz Wednesday night, waiting for election results to begin rolling out. At the end of the night, Gator Party solidified its majority in Senate for the third semester in a row.
Hushed murmurs of anticipation lingered in the air. The house lights dimmed and so did the audience's voices. Stage lights flashed bright, and the actors took their places.