UF Online Student Researches Environmental Management Through Insects

In August of 2020, Kassandra Coulsey began her B.S. in Environmental Management at UF Online and joined the University of Florida’s Hayslip Biological Control Research and Containment Laboratory in Fort Pierce as a lab technician. Her passion for researching biological controls guided her to UF Online’s newly-available Minor in Entomology and Nematology, which focuses on

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No Limits to What Gators Can Accomplish: Celebrating Student Body President Cooper Brown’s Path to UF via PaCE

Excitement, nervousness, and anticipation are just a few of the emotions that first-year applicants experience on the University of Florida’s annual decision day. On that big day, UF’s newest Gators find out if they’ve been admitted to the University. New Gators join the Gator Nation via several admissions programs, a hallmark of UF’s inclusive undergraduate

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A Gator’s Perspective: Amanda Sapp’s Journey as a First-Gen and STEM Student

Every student has their own educational journey. Whether that be attending college right out of high school or pursuing their education years later, UF Online makes earning a University of Florida bachelor’s degree at any stage of your life possible. In celebration of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) Day, we turn the spotlight over

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UF Fire & Emergency Services Alum Receives Fire Inspector of the Year Award

Hardworking, forward-thinking, intelligent, and self-motivated are just some of the characteristics that describe Brett Dunckel, a Broward County Fire Prevention Officer (FPO) and University of Florida graduate. Although Brett has achieved a lot in his over twenty-year career in the fire service, including being named Fire Inspector of the Year by the Florida Fire Marshals

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