MACHEN FLORIDA OPPORTUNITY SCHOLARS PROGRAM RECEIVES $1 MILLION GIFT

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — A retired University of Florida professor has donated $1 million to support UF’s Machen Florida Opportunity Scholars program so students from low-income backgrounds can follow his path to higher education. Dr. Paul Nicoletti’s gift will create graduate-level scholarships in UF’s College of Veterinary Medicine. He made the gift this winter during a four-month fundraising drive that collected …

$10 MILLION ANONYMOUS GIFT TO SUPPORT FOS

ALUMNI, FRIENDS FROM ALL 50 STATES AND MORE THAN 90 COUNTRIES HELP SPUR INNOVATION IN EVERYTHING FROM TOMATOES AND MEDICINE TO SPACE EXPLORATION AND ROBOTICS The University of Florida today celebrates the successful conclusion of its Florida Tomorrow campaign, which raised more than $1.7 billion in gifts, pledges and commitments — $201 million more than the $1.5 million goal – …