UF TRIO participants recognized in statewide scholarship recognition ceremony for first-generation students
Published: July 27, 2020 4:11 pm
On Thursday, July 16, UF students Anthony Collins and Johanna Lucas were recognized at the Inaugural FL TRIO Scholarship Recognition Ceremony. The ceremony honors statewide achievements by participants in TRIO Programs, which are federally funded programs for students who are the first in their families to attend college. TRIO Programs are designed to increase access, […]
Return-to-workplace efforts required unprecedented teamwork
Published: July 21, 2020 4:35 pm
In early May, UF was already looking ahead to lay the groundwork for fall semester when it undertook its return-to-workplace efforts. Gathering the resources needed to send 26,000 faculty and staff through screening and recommended testing in just under two months, providing them with PPE and preparing our facilities for more employees to be back […]
UF leaders shared vision, answered questions during Tuesday’s town hall
Published: July 16, 2020 1:46 pm
Several UF leaders and some of UF Health’s foremost experts on epidemiology and infectious diseases came together to answer questions about the university’s plans for moving forward together this fall in a town hall held on Tuesday. Faculty and staff were provided the opportunity to ask questions prior to and during the event hosted by […]
As UFOLIO enters second year, new program introduced to provide guidance, support
Published: June 25, 2020 9:45 am
UF has established a Conflicts of Interest (COI) Program to oversee the development and implementation of UFOLIO, UF’s new online disclosure system. The COI Program represents an important step in UF’s continued commitment to transparency, accountability and shared responsibility as a steward of the public trust.
Machen Florida Opportunity Scholars lead the way across a virtual stage
Published: April 30, 2020 3:40 pm
The Machen Florida Opportunity Scholars (MFOS) program held a virtual graduation celebration last night. Of its 176 students scheduled to graduate this spring, 75 joined in online as friends, family from all across that country and President Fuchs cheered the graduates on across a virtual stage. The occasion, hosted for first-generation graduates, has traditionally been […]
Managing through unique circumstances
Published: April 27, 2020 9:39 am
Marilena Ceobanu, director of finance for UF Facilities Services, has been singled out for her exceptional leadership amidst the COVID-19 pandemic. We reached out to Marilena to learn more about how she and her team are adapting to a new reality. How have you stayed connected with your team amidst the changes brought about by COVID-19? […]
Kim Rose: Keep calm and stay creative
Published: March 4, 2020 8:30 am
The UF Health communications manager shares why her adventurous “mum and dad” have inspired her, how her enthusiastic realism has guided her through work’s challenges and why you might stumble onto her singing cover tunes at a local cafe.
New toolkit offers a wealth of resources designed to support leadership, team and personal excellence
Published: March 4, 2020 8:25 am
UF Training & Organizational Development (T&OD) recently announced the release of its new Teamwork & Collaboration toolkit.
Mary Ann Ferguson: Strength through patience and problem-solving
Published: February 18, 2020 4:26 pm
Mary Ann Ferguson, professor and graduate coordinator for UF’s Department of Public Relations shares how she has found strength through problem-solving, why her motto is “run with patience,” and why you should hide your Easter basket if she’s anywhere near.
Stand Up and Holler on Feb. 20
Published: February 18, 2020 4:14 pm
Gator Nation Giving Day is an all-day fundraising event that calls on UF alumni, students, faculty, staff, families and friends to come together to support UF and all of its areas of positive impact on our state, nation and world. UFHR is proud to participate in Gator Nation Giving Day again this year through our […]