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New Strategic Framework Shines Light on the Future

Even in the midst of heavy operational demands related to COVID-19, over the past several months leaders across the COO areas have held a series of meetings to address a critical subject: how do we achieve service and operational excellence in support of a preeminent university? Key to these discussions has been defining strategic areas […]

Welcome to UF’s New Chief Audit Executive

In September, the University of Florida welcomed Dhanesh Raniga as its Chief Audit Executive. He was previously the Director of Audit, Risk and Compliance at Griffith University, a comprehensive public university in Australia. Prior to joining Griffith University, Dhanesh was one of the leaders in Ernst & Young’s Risk Advisory Services’ practice for Education, Not […]

Campus Master Plan Anticipates New Building Space and Iconic Campus Additions

Among the initiatives that the CMP will highlight are increases in on-campus undergraduate housing, new clusters of development for collaborative research, and a focus on civic spaces including a celebration of Lake Alice’s natural landscape as the iconic centerpiece of campus. The plan anticipates accommodating another 2.3 million GSF of net new building space in […]

Norman Hall Receives LEED Gold!

The Normal Hall renovation project preserved over 95% of existing exterior walls, foundations, floors and roof deck. Additionally, over 80% of construction and demolition materials were diverted from our local landfills. The building installed a new roof, windows, HVAC, plumbing, and LED lighting—all to improve the building’s energy and water efficiencies. Additionally, indoor air quality […]