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Florida Genetics Symposium 2015 welcomes keynote speaker Ian Baldwin

This fall, the Florida Genetics Symposium is hosting National Academy of Sciences member Ian T. Baldwin as its keynote speaker. The Florida Genetics Symposium is Nov. 18-19 at the Cancer and Genetics Research Complex. You can register and submit your abstract for poster...
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Serving the public: grad students host workshop at science camp

Few people look forward to being in a room full of opinionated teenagers, but this what exactly what graduate students Nathan Catlin and Leslie Kollar had volunteered for. They volunteered to participate in UF’s Center for Precollegiate Education and Training Science Quest...
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Helping dairy cows adjust to a changing climate

Just like dogs, when cows get over-heated, they pant. Long pink pointed tongues hanging down, trying to find some relief. In the Caribbean and South America, dairy cows can rely on more than just trying to find a shady spot, or changing their breathing to relieve the hea...
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Contact a current student

                Interested in learning more about the UFGI graduate program? Get in touch with us! As you get started with the program, you are going to have a number of questions that will come to mind. You are likely to face challenges that are new to you, and from time to time...
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Sharing science: Kevin Folta’s career in horticulture, research advocacy

For as long as he could remember, Kevin Folta wanted to be a scientist. One of his earliest memories is sitting in the living room with his dad, barely 3 years old, watching the Apollo missions on their black-and-white TV. Another is listening to Mr. Rogers sing, “You Can Never...
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UFGI External Advisory Board to visit in November

The Genetics Institute External Advisory Board will be visiting Nov. 15-17. The board is made up of prestigious faculty from universities across the country. As external observers, they review the operations and research endeavors of the UFGI, and make suggestions for...
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Graduate Program Mixer & Info Session– Sept. 24

First 15 registrants get a UFGI T-shirt! Join the event on Facebook
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Grad program Q&A mixer

Been wanting to know more about the Genetics Institute Graduate Program? Now is your chance to learn all about it! Join our graduate program information mixer Thursday, Sept. 24, 2015. The mixer starts at 4 p.m. Grab a plate while you check out the poster presentations from...
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Florida Genetics Symposium Nov. 18-19, 2015

  November 18 & 19, 2015 Cancer & Genetics Research Complex (2033 Mowry Road) Keynote Address: HPNP Auditorium (1225 Center Drive) Each year, the UF Genetics Institute hosts the Florida Genetics symposium. This event attracts genetics and genomics researchers,...
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