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To hire the right job candidate, humans and machines should clear up this simple miscommunication

Hiring teams need to teach machine learning algorithms how hiring works to find the best candidates.
6-Jun-2024 9:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

UF Health to launch CDC-backed Hypertension Pharmacists’ Program in Jacksonville

University of Florida Health to lead CDC initiative aimed at reducing health disparities in some Jacksonville communities by connecting patients with community pharmacists for help managing high blood pressure
23-May-2024 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

The hidden motive behind U.S. voters' stance on noncitizen voting

A new study from the University of Florida exposes a driving force fueling the debate on voting rights
21-May-2024 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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NASA selects UF mission to better track the Earth’s water and ice

The GRATTIS mission from the University of Florida was selected this week by NASA, which includes sensor technology that will provide vital insights into movement of water and ice across the planet.
9-May-2024 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Stony coral tissue loss disease is shifting the ecological balance of Caribbean reefs

A new study shows stony coral tissue loss disease is causing drastic changes in the Caribbean's population of corals, which is sure to disrupt the delicate balance of the ecosystem and threaten marine biodiversity and coastal economies.
1-May-2024 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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University of Florida scientist to fly on Blue Origin suborbital mission

Rob Ferl will be the first NASA-funded academic researcher to conduct an experiment as part of a commercial space crew
19-Apr-2024 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

New 3D-printing method makes printing objects more affordable and eco-friendly

A team of scientists led by UF engineering researchers has unveiled a method for 3D printing that allows manufacturers to create custom-made objects more economically and sustainably.
10-Apr-2024 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Engineering students solve soldiers’ problem at lightning speed

UF mechanical engineering students 'strike gold' with their design of a device to help soldiers on the battlefield camouflage vehicles easier and faster 
10-Apr-2024 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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