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Date: Oct 25th, 2006

Good morning and welcome to the University of Florida Campus and Community Sustainability Conference. This promises to be an exciting two days. Last October, on National Campus Sustainability Day, I […]

2nd Anniversary of Oak Hammock

Date: Oct 12th, 2006

I am pleased to join all of you for this celebration because I believe so strongly in the Oak Hammock-University of Florida vision. We are an aging nation. People 65 […]

Pugh Hall Groundbreaking

Date: Sep 30th, 2006

Opening Remarks at Jim & Alexis Pugh Hall Groundbreaking Ceremony

Ustler Hall Dedication

Date: Sep 29th, 2006

Opening Remarks at Kathryn Chicone Ustler Hall Dedication Ceremony

100th Anniversary Celebration

Date: Sep 26th, 2006

Good morning! It’s wonderful to see so many of you here. This is the right place for this celebration of our 100th anniversary in Gainesville. This University Auditorium was built […]

Campus Community Council Trivia

Date: Sep 13th, 2006

Good morning! I can’t think of a better place to ponder the University of Florida’s 100th anniversary in the City of Gainesville than the Arredondo Room. Here, we can all […]

LGBTQ Welcome Assembly

Date: Sep 6th, 2006

Good evening! First, let me say, I very much appreciate your recognition and the invitation to speak at this assembly. It is great to know that our efforts toward making […]

State of the University 2006

Date: Aug 24th, 2006

Good afternoon – This has been an interesting day. It is good to be back together again. I hope you had an interesting and productive summer! I always enjoy the […]

UF/IFAS Extension Symposium

Date: May 16th, 2006

Good morning. I am honored to speak with you today. The way big organizations are designed to work, inspiration comes from the top. But what I want to tell you […]

Writing on the Wall

Date: Jan 27th, 2006

Good afternoon, students, faculty and colleagues. I am honored to join you here today, within these “ivy covered walls,” to reflect on this very different kind of wall. Unlike our […]