The University of Florida has strengthened its ranking among the nation’s top-10 public universities, rising to the No. 8 spot in the latest U.S. News & World Report Best Colleges list.
This year’s Open Enrollment period will take place Oct. 15 through Nov. 2. The Benefits and Wellness Fair will be held Thursday, Oct. 18, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Champions Club at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium.
In support of the Faculty 500 initiative and the university’s ongoing goal of attracting, identifying, engaging, evaluating and hiring exceptional scholars across disciplines, UF has invested in Interfolio, an applicant tracking system exclusively for faculty and postdoctoral hiring. The new Faculty/Postdocs system is being introduced now to coincide with this year’s academic hiring cycle.
On Aug. 1, Chris Hass became UF’s associate provost for Academic and Faculty Affairs. UF at Work recently sat down with him to learn more.
When Kathy Carney and her son, Ryan, purchased three old drums for $5 in a thrift shop in West Virginia last spring, they had no idea of the UF memorabilia they would find.