Human Relevance in an Age of Digital Benevolence
In his spring commencement address at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium, UF President Kent Fuchs urged graduates to maintain their independence and compassion in our technologically driven times – with Siri making a guest appearance to help make the point.
Dancing For The Kids
President Kent Fuchs and Linda Fuchs with 7-year-old Nathan Ferrell at the UF Dance Marathon. UF dancers raised more than $2 million at the event, ranking second among universities nationwide. The benefit supports Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals at UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital.
A New Era In Jacksonville
“We want to be the best, and we want to join in making a positive and profound difference in the lives of students and citizens here in Jacksonville,” UF President Kent Fuchs told UF alumni and friends at a reception in Jacksonville.
President Fuchs at UF Faculty Senate
In his first meeting with the UF Faculty Senate, President Fuchs said he wants to listen and learn from the faculty, so that he can help them reach their aspirations for the university and for their own research and scholarship.
UF's Commitment to Florida Agriculture
Jack Payne, UF senior vice president for agriculture and natural resources, introduces President Fuchs at the Florida Agricultural Hall of Fame banquet as Commissioner of Agriculture Adam Putnam (left) and Hall of Fame President Reggie Brown look on.
Strengthening the UF-Orlando Partnership
President Fuchs and his wife Linda arrive at Full Sail University for an alumni reception capping an all-day visit to Orlando.
With Unity, All Things are Possible
President Fuchs receives a standing ovation following his speech to at the Gainesville Area Chamber of Commerce’s annual meeting in January at the Santa Fe River Ranch.
A Bold Step for UF Health and UF
President Fuchs talks with Dr. William Friedman, professor and chairman of neurosurgery, at January’s groundbreaking for two new UF Health hospitals.
Tell Stories with Your Heart
President Fuchs, speaking at the UF Storytelling Summit, tells a story about how his family became lost in their small plane while flying over the remote Yukon territory – and how they survived the scrape.
In Praise of Your Inventive Spirit
President Fuchs snaps a selfie at the start of his convocation speech to incoming Innovation Academy students.