Contact: email@example.com Click here toe view the full PDF document. Preamble Since at least March of 2020, the University of Florida’s Board of Trustees, President Kent Fuchs, and Provost Joe Glover appear to be operating under the undue influence, real or imagined, of a ch ... Continue Reading →
The Alachua County Board of County Commissioners urges UF to “join the County, the School Board, the City of Gainesville and our local businesses in instituting the common sense safety measures spelled out in the County’s Short-Term Emergency Order 21-25. It simply require ... Continue Reading →
I am ashamed to think how easily we capitulate to badges and names, to large societies and dead institutions…. I ought to go upright and vital and speak the rude truth in all ways. Ralph Waldo Emerson, Self-Reliance (1841) &nbs ... Continue Reading →
This coming week, the University of Florida will be joining other public institutions of higher learning in Florida in distributing an ideological viewpoint survey. This survey requests all faculty, staff, and students respond and share not only their own political and religious viewp ... Continue Reading →
Please follow this link to RSVP by April 13. When: April 20, 2022, from 5:30 – 8:30 pm Where:: Cypress & Grove Brewing Company, 1001 NW 4th St. Gainesville Event: UFF-UF Annual Spring Dinner and affirmation of Chapter Election results. Come dressed and ready to impress! All ... Continue Reading →
COVID-19 policies further threaten UF’s reputation and relationship with faculty Steven Kirn Click here to read the full article on The Alligator. I am a retired member of the UF faculty — College of Business. Although these are my own views, I write this based on my experience as co- ... Continue Reading →
Click here to sign the petition! Click here to view the full petition text with signatures. We, the undersigned faculty of the University of Florida, support the University of Florida’s written commitment and recent statements affirming academic freedom as a core component of a top-ra ... Continue Reading →
Click here to view the full statement. Statement of RFUF Board of Directors November 10, 2021 TO: President Kent Fuchs The Retired Faculty of the University of Florida (RFUF) Board of Directors is concerned with reports of interference by state politicians and ... Continue Reading →
Click here to view the full PDF document. UF MUST STAND UP FOR ACADEMIC FREEDOM AND AGAINST POLITICAL PRESSURE Academic freedom in the United States is under attack. In Florida, Governor Ron DeSantis has made attacking the independence of the University system a cornerstone of h ... Continue Reading →
Dear Colleagues, From the moment that a courageous faculty member in the Department of Political Science contacted our union on the morning of October 13 to report that they had been accused by UF through the UFOLIO process of engaging in “Outside activities that may pose a conflict o ... Continue Reading →
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