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Holiday Gift Ideas from UF/IFAS’ “Shop Around the Corner”

The holidays are almost here, and many of us are already making plans to see friends and relatives, shopping for gifts, and settling in with a cup of warm cocoa (even if it’s 80 degrees outside) to watch some classic holiday movies. One lesser-known gem is “The Shop Around the Corner,” with Jimmy Stewart and Margaret Sullavan, a romantic comedy set in a small shop in Budapest preparing for the holiday rush. Here on the University of

UF/IFAS CALS Alumni Create ‘Warriors in Agriculture’ Scholarship To Support Veterans and Their Families

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The idea to create a new scholarship for special forces veterans seeking a degree in the University of Florida’s College of Agricultural and Life Sciences (CALS) came to Clay and Erin Archey after Clay met Green Beret soldier Garrett Noonan. Archey and Noonan met around a campfire after competing in a challenge race with GORUCK (short for “to ruck”, or backpack), a company started by a veteran. Archey learned that

Mosquito Feeding Habits May Alter Dengue Virus Transmission

GAINESVILLE, Fla. --- Like humans, mosquitoes help shape who their children will grow up to be, and those patterns show how well mosquitoes can later transmit dangerous viruses to humans, a new University of Florida study shows. Researchers with the UF Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences used the yellow fever mosquito -- known scientifically as Aedes aegypti -- to see how the nutrition of parents influences their young.

Student Research Opportunities

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