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Today We Inform. You Decide.Not officially associated with the University of Florida Published by Campus Communications, Inc. of Gainesville, Florida Gainevsille Police dog bites 8-year-old :The dog was performing a serach demonstration, pg 9. Chipotle on University Ave Raises Prices Slightly:Extra cost will fund non-GMO products, pg 5. Unique items at McIntosh Shop:Owner has a working blacksmith forge, pg. 8. Florida offensive coordinator Kurt Roper will coach transfer tight end Jake McGee in the fall. Read the story on page 16. 88 /68 FORECAST 2 OPINIONS 6 CLASSIFIEDS 10 CROSSWORD 12 SPORTS 13VOLUME 108 ISSUE 144 WWW.ALLIGATOR.ORG TUESDAY, MAY 13, 2014Steven Katona / Alligator Staff Pawsing for pictures Two 4-week-old kittens wake up from a nap at the Alachua County Animal Services building on Friday. These kittens will be available for adoption during the ASPCA Rachael Ray $100K Challenge. STEVEN KATONA Alligator Staff Writerskatona@alligator.orgMore than 60 Citizens Coop member-owners voted Sunday to draft a compromise proposal that would appoint four interim members to the co-ops board of directors and call for two current members to step down. The proposal will ask the current board to appoint three regular members and one worker-owner to a transitional team that the co-ops member body approves of. It will also suggest current board members Lucian Kragiel and Burt Gill resign from their positions. This motion was passed by a majority vote cast at a member meeting held at the Civic Media Center on Mothers Day. It follows months of tension between the board and co-op members who are no longer comfortable with its leadership. Representatives from the board, co-op staff and protesttheir opinions at the meeting. Though the proposal has no legal force or backing in the organizations bylaws, Tim La Combe said it will show the board of directors the members opinions. Because the board didnt call the vote, the members would have go to court to enforce the proposal, which La Combe said the members arent willing to take the time and expense to do. And because members dont have the authority to appoint board members themselves, by the board. People dont often get involved unless they feel strongly that something is wrong, La Combe said, a prospective transition team member. Through a process of consensus, we are making a compromise proposal to the board about changing the board makeup. Members decided on this course of action after voting down the terms of Lucian Kragiels letter of resignation, which he signed May 9. The members called the terms Citizens Co-op members push to overhaul board of directors positions LOCAL KRISTAN WIGGINSAlligator Staff Writerkwiggins@alligator.orgInternet buffering may soon be a thing of the past for select Gainesville apartment communities. Internet provider already marketed as the fastest Internet in town at 50 megabits per second, recently announced it will offer speeds of up to 100 mbps and 1 gigabit per second as options. Wayne Wishart, business manager for GRUCom, the telecommunication branch of Gainesville Regional Utilities that runs Gator Net, said with the increasing use of high-data streaming sites like Netflix, those higher speeds will really help support everyone being able to do whatever they really want to do online without interfering with the other persons usage. Although none of the few dozen communities, which include The Estates and Cabana Beach, using Gator Net has upgraded to the higher speeds yet, Wishart said about half of them have submitted inquiries. Trimark Properties, which owns several of the communities that exclusively use Gator Net, is especially interested. We want to continue to be the fastest in town, said Aubrey Morey, vice president of marketing and sales at Trimark. You cant get this quality of service at other apartment complexes. Wishart said he thinks this new 100 times faster than average American service will encourage more communities to make the switch from AT&T or Cox. However, because individuals cannot subscribe, he said he doesnt envision it being a city wide takeover.Gator Net increases speeds, hopes for first installments A SEARCH COMMITTEE WAS ALSO CHOSEN ALEX HARRISAlligator Staff Writeraharris@alligator.orgUFs newly selected presidential search committee In 2012, the university went through a research protwelfth president. The search process was derailed when Gov. Rick Scott asked UF President Bernie Machen to remain at UF. With Machens contract set to end in December, the ed. At a public meeting held Friday, the presidential changes related to comments sent to the committee. The Board of Trustees had requested additional inidas designation as the states foremost preeminent university, said UF spokeswoman Janine Sikes. taken by the new presidential search committee, announced on May 1. In an email sent to UF family and friends, committee chairman C. David Brown II announced the 18member panel, which includes representatives from the UF Board of Trustees, faculty, administration, alumni, donors and a student representative. advance UFs preeminence goals and future is particularly important work in light of the universitys current opportunities, Brown wrote.UF talks presidental search criteria We want to continue to be the fastest in town.Aubrey MoreyTrimark vice president of marketing and salesSEE CO-OP, PAGE 4 Florida offensive coordinator Kurt Roper will coach transfer tight end Jake McGee in the fall. Read the story on page 16.

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News Today Subscription Rate: Full Year (All Semesters) $100The Independent Florida Alligator is a student newspaper serving the University of Florida, pubThe Alligator The Alligator is The Alligator ISSN 0889-2423 The Alligator The Alligator 2, ALLIGATOR TUESDAY, MAY 13, 2014 SATURDAY FRIDAY THURSDAY WEDNESDAY TODAYFORECASTSUNNY 82/59 PARTLY CLOUDY 77/55 RAIN 81/63 RAIN 86/70 PARTLY CLOUDY 88/68 VOLUME 108 ISSUE 144 for Gilmore for the past several days. Gilmore agreed to meet one of the task force members at a parking lot Monday. He was arrested without incident and charged with first degree murder and aggravated child abuse.BRIEFSFla. Gov. signs bills triggered by Common Core fight TALLAHASSEE Three measures responding to complaints about Floridas move to Common Core standards have been signed into law by Gov. Rick Scott. On Monday, Scott signed a bill (SB 864) that would allow parents to object to school textbooks. The governor also signed a bill that would bar school districts from being able to collect student data like fingerprints. The measure (SB 188) would also bar the collection of information on the political or religious affiliation of students and parents. Florida is refusing to jettison standards based primarily on Common Core despite demands from activists and conservative groups. The bills were meant to address concerns that have been raised. Former Virginia TE McGee transfers to Florida GAINESVILLE Former Virginia tight end Jake McGee has landed at Florida. McGee, who earned his undergraduate degree last month and decided to transfer for graduate school, attended classes Monday in Gainesville and will be eligible to play for the Gators this fall. The 6-foot-6, 250-pound McGee led the Cavaliers with 43 receptions for 395 yards last season. He sat out Virginias spring game with what were called minor injuries, but had drawn raves for his work during spring practice. McGee will provide new offensive coordinator Kurt Roper with a versatile threat in the passing game and a seasoned veteran in the locker room. Fla. man charged with killing girlfriends toddler TAMPA A man has been charged with murder after authorities say he killed his girlfriends 19-month old daughter while babysitting her at a Tampa apartment. Tampa police say 31-yearold Deandre Gilmore called 911 earlier this month saying the child was unconscious. Paramedics found Mayla Pressley unresponsive on the living room couch with visible upper body trauma. The medical examiner said Mayla died from blunt force trauma. Police have been searching Have an event planned? Add it to the Alligators online calendar:alligator.org/calendar

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an ultimatum and really unworkable. The letter stated that upon canceling a vote for a transition team, supporting upcoming board elections and members committing to purchasing at least $25 in goods per week from the co-op, he would resign. Kragiels resignation letter came as a compromise to members who have been calling for the entire board of directors to step down and be replaced, said secretary of the board Rob Brinkman. Despite the members passing the motion, Brinkman said it could have no lasting effect. They can force a vote by submitting petitions to the board of 10 percent of the membership, he said. However, Sundays meeting did not constitute 10 percent of the membership. Brinkman said the meeting was a disappointment and called Kragiels mise. On May 4, the board passed a motion to advance the board of directors election date from September to June 24. It also put all seven seats up for election. Members will have two weeks to cast their votes for new board members starting June 24. Citizen Co-op general manager Lisa McNett said because the board of directors is giving up its seats in June, it allows members to have more common ground. I see this as a great opportunity to get the membership excited and involved, she said. In essence, the board has chosen to leave the future of the store in the hands of the membership as a whole. If the board doesnt respond to the proposal, some members at the meeting said they would move forward current board of directors. But based on the way things have evolved, Brinkman said he sees all of this culminating to the membership vote in June. The proposal will not do any good, Brinkman said. The June 24 election will go forward, and it will be legally binding. 4, ALLIGATOR TUESDAY, MAY 13, 2014 The members measure isnt legally binding CO-OP, from page 1 Alligator WriterGainesville residents are reacting to the news that the Food and Drug Administration will begin regulating the sale of e-cigarettes. Smoking-related illnesses are the leading cause of preventable deaths in the U.S., and as a result the FDA will start regulating the sale of unchecked tobacco cigarettes, according to the FDA website. E-cigarettes, a smoke-free and battery-powered deand is then inhaled, have not been fully studied by scientists. The FDA is looking for citizen comment in the next two months about all unregulated tobacco products so they may better develop regulations. Kathy Nichols, associate director of the UF TobaccoFree Task Force, said that the regulation doesnt affect smoking on campus, a ban that includes e-cigarettes. The FDA regulation doesnt have to do with where people use e-cigarettes, but with the composition of the products, she said. Users may be unaware of the true amount of nicotine in e-cigarettes because the product wasnt regulated in the past. Even if the packaging says the products contain a certain amount, inaccurate labels even within the same brand are common, Nichols said. However, Tico Regalato, a 20-year-old UF sociology senior who quit smoking by using e-cigarettes, said the regulation is unnecessary because the devices already serve their purpose as smoking cessation devices. E-cigarettes work because you still have the feeling of smoking but with a healthier alternative, he said. the need to inhale and exhale by smoking, Regalato said. Betty Pritchard, a 19-year-old UF chemistry junior, said she thinks regulation of e-cigarettes will be good because it will bring the devices to the same level as cigarettes and other tobacco products. But as for health mean the user smokes more. is that there will be less people throwing cigarettes on ment in that way. FDA will regulate sale of electronic cigarettes THEY SEEK PUBLIC COMMENTS NOW HANNAH FELL

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TUESDAY, MAY 13, 2014 ALLIGATOR, 5 KRISTAN WIGGINSMay 14, 1987 Hey Gainesville, just say no. We dont want our food to glow! The State Agricultural Commission had to respond to this call of protest to the construction of an irradiation facility near the UF campus. The facility would zap fruit and other food with cesium-137, a watersoluble nuclear byproduct, to kill bacteria and insects in order to slow the spoilage process. After public outcry involving a 1,400-signature petition, the commission delayed the construction in order to perform more safety studies. May 12, 1994 A tree put a real damper on plans to start construction on a new physics building on UFs campus. Conservationists, including some in the Student Senate, protested and debated the removal of the secondoldest and second-largest live oak tree to make room for the new addition. Its about wanting the administration to think twice about bulldozing something over without thinking Pam McNeill said. Alligator File PhotoMay 14, 2009 UF mechanical engineering student Owen Allen smooths out the edges of a bracket that supports the gas tank in a hybrid robot at Mechanical Aerospace and Engineering Building B. The three-wheeled robot is called the OmniGator. NATIONAL ERIN MEISENZAHL-PEACEAlligator Staff WriterOn a college students budget, Chipotles recent price increase could mean a lot. The chain restaurant increased the price of all of its menu items by about 15 to 50 cents on Tuesday, but 20-year-old Santa Fe College student David Bartek said he doesnt mind the jump in prices. Bartek, an emergency medical technician student, said he already springs for double or triple meat on his burrito bowl a meal that he orders at least four times a week. Paying more is worth it, he said. Especially now that theyre non-GMO. The company recently announced that its meals are free of cited its commitment to naturally raised meat as the reason for the cost increase. Theres a high demand for naturally raised food, said Juby Mammen, employee at the Chipotle closest to campus, located at 1432 W. University Ave. He said the company needed to increase prices in order to get food like that. He remembered last year when his store ran out of naturally raised steak and had to switch to meat that had been conventionally raised. Supply is obviously limited because its naturally raised, he said. And it takes time to get. With the added revenue, Mammen said he hopes to prevent another shortage and provide customers with the food they want. He said he doesnt believe the price increase will turn customers away. And in Barteks case, it certainly hasnt. the prices.Chipotle raises prices to help pay for nonGMO food David Bartek

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Reader responseThe views expressed here are not necessarily those of the Alligator Column Editorial The Alligator will be withheld if the writer shows just cause. We reserve the right to edit for length, grammar, style and libel. Send letters to opinions@alligator.org, bring them to 1105 W. University Ave., or send them to P.O. Box 14257, Gainesville, FL 32604-2257. Columns of about 450 words about original topics and editorial cartoons are also welcome. Questions? Call 352-376-4458. 348 TOTAL VOTES50% YES 50% NOVote or post a message at www.alligator.orgFridays question: Have you ever driven while drunk? Todays question: Do you shop at the Co-op? Citizens Co-op not working as co-op shouldIn a perfect world, more businesses would be operated in a worker-owner co-op fashion. We all have childhood memories of parents, teachers and others encouraging us to work together, Stronger Together Co-ops website reads. A co-op is what working together looks like all grown up. Instead of relying on outside investors and rewarding members with shares of surplus revenue. Each members share is calculated based on how much they use the co-op. That way, the people who contribute to the day-to-day operaHowever, Gainesvilles own food co-op, Citizens Co-op, base system to send a message to the memberships email list about the groups efforts to unionize. Protests from the memthe co-ops board of directors to make changes, and a meeting of co-op members on Sunday culminated in a proposal to the board to take serious action. The proposal called for the resignation of two board members and rejected the terms of one of the board members resignation. To say that the members and the board of directors dont see eye-to-eye is, however, an understatement. The compromised proposal drafted on Sunday has no legal force or backing in the organizations bylaws which are not currently available online. In short, secretary of the board Rob Brinkman told the Alligator the proposal wont accomplish anything until the June 24 board of directors election. Brinkman said the members can only force a vote by submitting a petition to the board of directors of 10 percent of the membership, and Sundays meeting did not constitute 10 percent. Furthermore, it hasnt been running in the democratic fashion that co-ops require. Member-owner Davis Hart told The Gainesville Sun, There is no leader of this beast and it has scared to stand up and say, This is what we are doing. The board of directors budged by moving elections from September to the end of June, but the fact remains that workers are underrepresented in the board and its bylaws are outdated. The group of members who gathered on Sunday are driving a hard bargain, but they dont appear to be supported by the entire Citizens Co-op community, since they represent less than 10 percent of the membership. Its a shame, given Gainesvilles reputation as one of the nations best small towns in which to live. A city with such a reputation should have a fairly organized food co-op that operates with the community in mind not one mired in politics and self-interest.Like, just stop: good speech does matter The L word. Its that four-letter word that some people hardly use, some people always use, and some people cringe when they hear it spoken out loud. Of course, Im talking about like. Bet you thought I was going to say love. Or, for read anything else, lesbian. No, Im referring to the absolutely overused sentence know and love. Dont be mistaken: Women are not the only culprits of this offense. Men are just as guilty. Luckily, I am here to appeal to the UF Student Body: Like, it has to stop. Now, dont get me wrong. The word like has many practical applications. It is useful when comparing one thing to another. For example, The Lakers are playing like garbage. An example of how NOT to use the word like would be, And I just dont, like, understand anything that he teaches. Like, its not fair! Askmen.com, well, asked men what they thought the 10 most overused words were, and like topped the list. Zo Triska, associate books editor for the Huffington Post, admitted that as a native Californian, she over again, yet acknowledges that it makes her sound stupid. If youre thinking about hiring Sarah McLachlan to make a sad commercial about the abuse of like, and how if you donate only 25 cents per day, you could help someone who suffers from the abuse of like. Just call now. Your donation matters. But Gators, in all seriousness, not only are we perpetuating this image of intellectual insecurity to each other, but we are communicating to our younger generations that this is an acceptable way to speak. In the not-so-distant future, we will be the ones sitting behind the big desks in the corner We will be the ones conducting interviews and asking some young candidate questions about their work ethic, education and credentials, and when they start vomiting up the word like, will you be thinking about inviting them to the next networking meeting? if they are not well-spoken, would any of it matter? So, how can we stop this? Some speech pathologists recommend that the like user record himself or herself while telling a story to a friend, perhaps when on the phone. When the person goes back and listens to the recording, they should count the amount of times they said like. Afterward, he or she would repeat the story without saying like. With gradual repetition of this process with different stories, speech pathologists believe that versation. We are UF students. We are intelligent and worthy We are no Paris Hiltons or Kim Kardashians. Make sure you represent yourself and your ideas properly and intelligently. Our professional lives are just starting, and we will encounter countless meetings, interviews, presentations and conferences where proper language use is essential to success. Essentially, just be conscious of the word and how often you rely on it because you never know who might, like, be listening. Rachel Kalisher is an anthropology and classics senior. TUESDAY, MAY 13, 2014 WWW.ALLIGATOR.ORG/OPINIONS Alex Harris EDITOR Steven Katona Kristan Wiggans MANAGING EDITORS Chloe Finch OPINIONS EDITOR Rachel Kalisheropinions@alligator.org

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TUESDAY, MAY 13, 2014 ALLIGATOR, 7Most of us will never have a great career. Good, I have your attention now. For the moment, lets entertain this contrarian and presumably unpopular opinion. And yes, it is a bit cruel to bring this up weeks after graduation, but it is the unfortunate truth. For years, our peers and teachers have forced and implanted in our brains the grand delusions of illustrious careers. Add our youthful pretense for invincibility, and you have the stereotypical college mindset: I will be the next great leader/ business mogul/author/tech company cofounder/whatever if I think hard enough and believe that I can do it. Unfortunately, one can see that this mindset leaves a lot to be desired, especially the submitting-to-reality part. Idealism is not the problem. I am of the strong belief that society needs the starryeyed idealists who can envision what the world should be instead of what the world actually is. Idealism in itself is not the issue, but the starryeyed idealism is not enough to guarantee a great career. We have to act on our convictions and passions. And thats when the uphill battle begins. Few of us, however, are willing to road that career path requires. Oh yes, the road is hard and soul-crushing. The perky with this daunting road ahead. Why though? Whats stopping us from achieving it? The oh-so-obvious answer is perfectly clear: ourselves. We want but are unwilling to act. We fail to dedicate ourselves to the consequences of having a great career the long hours, the sleepless nights, the missed birthdays and perhaps the postponement of starting a family. We fear the known uncertainties. We make excuses. We realize that we didnt want the great career enough. More importantly, we fail to go all in to pursuing our passions. This article is not meant to ward people off from thinking grandly or to induce postgraduation stress. This article is meant to empower the future leaders of the world that we could be. We are capable of so many things in our modern age. Realize all of the resources ciate the great education that was granted to you for the past few years. But America does have its perks and hopes. The belief that we can achieve great and amazing things is still alive and well, but the fear to chase after these passions gets the best of us. But it does not have to be this way. Theres still a chance to have a great career. Economist Larry Smith of TedxUW echoes the fact that most people will inevitably fail to pursue their passions and fail to have a great career. The talk is blunt and rightfully so. Despite the harshness of his message, Smith ends on an empowering and uplifting note. After offering a litany of excuses the average person makes about pursuing his or her passions, Smith concludes with certainty, Those are the reasons why you will fail to have a great career. But then he pauses, looks up at the dimly lit audience and utters the word unless before nodding his head and ends hthe speech. There is hope in his words. All is not lost. You can postpone those graduation nerves for the moment. We do have the ability to pursue our passions because of that unless. Most people do fail to have a great career, but it doesnt have to be this way. Failing to achieve our passions is not predetermined. You can beat the odds and have a truly great career. In order to do that you have to ask yourself, What is my unless? Michael Beato is a UF economics junior. His columns appear on Tuesdays.For students, action must follow idealism for future vocation Column Michael Beatoopinions@alligator.org Chloe Finch is a 21-year-old UF journalism senior/Alligator Opinions Editor/ bird enthusiast. Though this is her third semester on the editorial board, she still feels weird about writing these bios in third person. Shes pretty sure the only woman who has any business writing in third person is Anna Wintour. When Finch isnt editing the op-ed pages or responding to reader emails, shes probably trying to cook (and failing), reading a Mad Men A.V. Club recap or watching Fast Times at Ridgemont High for the thousandth time. In addition to opinioning at the Alligator, Finch is a PR specialist at UF Information Technology and an acquisitions intern at the University Press of Florida. Shoot her letters to the editor, guest column ideas, concerns, complaints and TV recommendator.org. But please dont literally shoot her. Alex Harris is a 21-year-old journalism senior and the newest editor-in-chief at the Alligator. She prides herself in her cooking, her passport stamps and her (low) carbon footprint. Her job at the paper is to come up with stupid punny ture, she hopes to write for NPR, or something like that. The Orlandonative can usually be found eating an uncomfortable amount of Checkers fully loaded cheese fries or attempting to educate the Alligator staff about the doors every once in a while. If you want to talk nature, journalism, food or cats, you can reach her at aharris@alligator.org or on Twitter @ HarrisAlexC. Just please dont address it to Mr. Harris. Kristan Wiggins is a 19-year-old UF journalism and political science junior and is the new Managing mostly at copy desk preventing readers from seeing its when it should be its. Remember reading This Week in Gainesville a year ago? They were probably chosen for your amusement by her. When recipe in her tiny kitchen while also binge-watching a new show. Hopefully the future holds an editing or web job for her in Washington, D.C., where shell be around the politics she gobbles up like a season of House of Cards and where she can write the next great American novel in her spare time. Her phone will always be in her hand probably failing at making a new high score in 2048 so any email or tweet will most likely be answered at stalker-esque speed. Feel free to reach out about cats or grammar puns at kwiggins@alligator. org or @KristanWiggins.S about this Alligator up-and-comer: People have asked Who is Steven Katona? What does he do? Well, this summer, he is leaving his post on copy desk to be the Alligators Managing jokes and being the only one to laugh at them. When he goes home for break, he spends every waking moment with his 13-month-old nephew, Aiden. He also shows everyone he knows pictures and videos of adorable things he did, like laughing at puppets. He spends entirely too much money on coffee and Leonardos pizza, and he has been known to make more than one late-night stop at Karma probably there now. On random occasions, he is also known as Prince Eric or Gorgeous Steven. Feel free to reach out to him on Twitter @stevenkatona or by email at skatona@alligator.org. while also binge-watching

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RACHEL WHETSTONEAlligator Contributing WriterFor those in need of a vampire-slaying kit, itll run about $300 at the Comanche Moon Curios near McIntosh, Fla. The antique shop owner, Jason Miller, said he determined the price based on the quality and value of the items inside. For example, kits with only a mallet and a spike inside cost about $50. Millers kit has a hammer, spike, communion kit, goggles, nails, he said. He found all the items himself and assembled the kit. Everything in it, save for the Bible and candles, are from the late 1800s and the turn of the 20th century. He likes things from that era, he said. His store, located at 17990 NW 77th Ave., right off of Interstate 75, is a representation of that interest. Like the vampire kit, he has put together exhibits of related items throughout his store. Miller, 59, is a retired paramedic and ways had an interest in theater, arts, history, weapons and the early 20th century. When he retired, he decided to turn his love of the period into his new career. Comanche Moon has been open a little more than a year, and Miller has lived in McIntosh for about six years. items for people, including vintage Cocavintage advertising. It became fun doing the research, behis collection and his antique business got at yard sales, thrift shops and through internet research. He started collecting old military items, Victorian-period exorcism kits, embalming kits and blacksmith materials. Its a museum where you can take it home, Miller said. Millers love of all things from the late 1800s to the 1920s comes from his belief that things were made to last in that time. There is a real, functioning blacksmiths forge in his shop, as well as metal hooks and anvils, some of which Miller made. He said the most popular items he sells are the vintage signs. His favorite reads, and some are hand-painted by Millers wife, Jennifer. He calls her Xerox because she can paint any logo. Jennifer works a full-time job in Ocala, but she helps her husband on weekends by painting, repairing and restoring damaged and broken things. store, and although she knows better not to let her husband in a thrift shop if theyre in a hurry, supports her husband and his philosophy behind his business. If youre looking for dishes and vases, we arent it, she said. 8, ALLIGATOR Matthew Martyr / Alligator StaffA vampire-slaying kit sits among similarly weird items at Comanche Moon Curios, a store for eclectic items near McIntosh, Fla. LOCALAntique store offers unusual wares, like vampire slaying kit THE GOAL IS 2,500 PETS STEVEN KATONAAlligator Staff Writerskatona@alligator.orgBlock was rescued by Alachua chained outside by his owner and incurring injuries. A golden brown pit bull with piercing bronze eyes, Block watched as families came by the shelter looking for a new friend. They passed on him because of the scars on his face and tongue. He was there for six months before he was adopted, said shelter couple of weeks. dates Grantman with pictures of the two together, telling her how much joy he has brought her. Its those kinds of happy-ending stories that Grantman enjoys most about her job, and starting June 1, shes hoping to hear many more. was recently selected to take part in tion of Cruelty to Animals Rachael Ray $100K Challenge. Throughcords of adoptions during the same hopes to almost double its adoptions by setting a goal of 2,500. All its dogs and cats will be free for adoption to people older than come with a package of free services: a microchip, vaccinations, a medical or neuter, a license, and one ofclinic. Its an awesome deal, Grantman said. At the shelter, adopting a dog usually runs about $30, and its she hopes this money saver will be an incentive for the community to support the shelters initiative and help it take home the $100,000 grand prize. Im so psyched about this I cant stand myself, Braden said. An additional $25,000 grant will be awarded to the shelter that shows the most community involvement out the summer challenge, animal service workers are encouraging Alachua County residents to take photos of their adoptions and post ter or Facebook using the hashtag #100KChallenge. sati said the shelter is aiming for 19 adoptions per day, which is about 16 more adoptions than it gets on an average day. And to do that, she needs all the help she can get. Rosati is asking the community to volunteer and support the cause. Were planning to host one or two off-site adoptions per week, Rosati said, at different locations across Alachua County. Braden said shelters are not required to give away the animals for doing to get an edge on the completion. But in the end, the competition is simply a big motivator to help animals in need. rescuing yours, she said.Alachua County animal shelter giving away free animals

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TUESDAY, MAY 13, 2014 ALLIGATOR, 9 Be a part of something BIG GIVE B LOOD.Over 1,000 people gathered to form one of needs just as many donors per week to meet call 888.795.2707 Photo by Photography 35 It COST $11 MILLION KYLE FOLLANSBEEAlligator Staff WriterAfter being homeless for more than a year, Gainesville Police oflance of the city. from criminal activities. rooms. The chief conference room, also Library archives. New high-tech GPD building opens Its a very secure facility.Ben TobiasGPD spokesman THE CHILD IS FINE STEVEN KATONAAlligator Staff Writerskatona@alligator.org Tobias. We regret that this inciGPD dog bites child during search demo

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TUESDAY, MAY 13, 2014 WWW.ALLIGATOR.ORG/CLASSIFIEDS Classifieds BUY IT. SELL IT. FIND IT. 373-FIND Get that rent money rolling in. Place an ad in the Alligator Classifieds to get your place rented out. Call 373-FIND. SS & VA ARE WELCOME!Starting @ $375/BR All inclusive! Furnished Cable Internet Utilities www.campuswalk.co 352-337-9098 8-18-25-1 side 4 Bd/4 Bth beautifully furnished condo on bus route. Bball, vball, pool, spa and fitness room. $425/room, includes $50 utility allowance per/room. Fall occupancy. Ellie 561-3619600 or ebelliveau@sgczklaw.com 5-15-1461-1 Furnished 2BR/2BA condo in Haile Plantation. Washer, dryer, front garden, back porch $1100 + utilities/month. Call 352-3788710 2-72-14-5-1 Best deal in town condo across campus 2 bedrooms each $325/mo.# 1 location for bus routes Resort-style living Rent Includes utilities, cable & internet, ladies only Call Belle @ 352-328-2477 8-18-14-25-1 2/2 in 3/3 Windsor Park. 2nd floor, washer/ dryer and other appl. Own B/B, on bus stop close to UF. Avail 6/1 for yr lease. Pool, hot tub, tennis, gym, $400/mo + 1/3 util. Tiffany 321-446-5009 5-29-14-14-1 2BRs avail starting 5/15/14 & 2BRs avail starting 8/15/14 in a great 4BR/4BA renovated. Well furn student apt Countryside at the University condo. $350/rm/mo. Hi-speed internet & cable incl. in rent. HDTV & DVD, W/D, walk-in closet, patio, on Bus rts 9, 35 & 36. (1.2 mi to UF) Bball, vball, pool, spa & gym. Indiv leases for students Call or text 813-731-7747 or email. jigishanyc@yahoo.com 5-13-14-5-1 Don't forget to tell them:"I found it in The Alligator!" Room in furn house,own bathrm,free cable,WASHER DRYER,I have 2sweet kitties(so no add pets)near bus#10 to SFC and UF FEMALE ONLY call336-9285 to see/ scissors@cox.net $390+1/2 util 5-27-145-1 Furnished 2BR/2BA w/ walk-in closets avail. in 4BR/4BA at Countryside. Rent $375/rm/ mo. Utilities, cable, internet, and washer/ dryer included w. rent. Bus rts. 9, 35, 36. Call Marc 786-390-4252. 5-27-14-5-1 Furnished 1/1 condo,2nd flr <1 mile from UF, No Pets Washer/Dryer,Balcony,Walk-in closet $595/mo, $500 deposit Contact Patricia 305-972-9031 5-27-145-1 $450/mo May-Aug Furn'ed Pvt BR+Ba incl utils, WiFi, W/D, TV. Quiet w/ 3 males + 1 cat near UF Midtown, 13th/8th area easy Bus, Bike routes. ROOM@COX.NET / (352) 3381113 5-29-6-1 Empty Space? Find your next tenants in the Alligator Classifieds. Call 373-FIND to place your ad today! 1BR APT $395/moSmall pet ok. Call 352-372-1201 or 352-2133901 8-18-14-25-2 Deluxe, Large 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7BR apt/ house, 60 second walk to UF. Remodeled, Old House charm. Central AC, washer/dryer included. Wood floors. With Parking. By Private Owner. 352-538-2181 lv message 8-18-14-25-2 ELLIES HOUSES Quality single family homes. Walk or bike to UF. www.ellieshouses.com 352-215-4991 or 352-215-4990 12-5-14-168-2 MADISON ON 20th 1 & 2 BR AptsJust off SW 20th Ave & 34th St. 1BR/$475, 2BR/$595. 335-7066, visit us on Facebook or Twitter or at madisonon20th.com. 8-18-1425-2 WALK TO UFLive in prestigious Jackson Square. 2 BR condos avail. $1300-$1600 mo. 352-505-5049 6-16-14-74-2 8 BLOCKS TO UFSpacious 2BR/1BA, island kitchen. Plenty of parking! Available Fall Term $700 mo. 352-505-5049 6-19-14-74-2 SPYGLASSIndividual Leases. Furniture pkgs. incl Washer/Dryer & FREE Hi-Speed internet. Rates start at $439. Every unit an end unit. Mon-Fri 9-6 Sat. 10-5 Sun. 1-5 701 SW 62nd Blvd. 352-373-6330 www.spyglassapts.com 8-18-14-25-2 LAKEWOOD VILLASLarge 1,2 & 3BR floorplans starting at $665 Free Hi-Speed internet, washer/dryer, fitness center, computer lab, swimming pool etc. M-F 9-6, Sat. 10-5 700 SW 62nd Blvd. 352-371-8009 www.lakewoodvillas.com 8-18-14-25-2 UPPER WESTSIDE/ NANTUCKET WALK1 & 2 bdrm Luxury Apts. starting at $850. Granite counters. FREE Hi-Speed Internet. Parking avail. Walking distance to UF & Stadium. 408 NW 14th St. Now leasing for Fall 2014. For info. call 352-872-4644 www.upperwestsideuf.com 8-18-14-24-2 4BR/2BA unfurnished house. Close to UF. 605 SW 9th St. Cent AC/heat, W/D. No pets. Off-street parking. 1 year lease. From Aug 16th. $1680/mo. + $600 sec. To see call 352359-1508 5-13-15-22-2 Available August: Several Cute & Clean 2 & 3BR vintage homes near UF. Wood floors, C/HA, W/D. Rents @ $860-$1760/mo. Call/text Anita 352-575-4395 Details: www. CozyGator.com 5-13-14-21-2 PETS PARADISE$390 $650. No app or pet fee. 1 & 2BR, privacy fenced. SW. 352-331-2099 5-13-14-13-2 HIDDEN LAKE LARGE 2/2 over 940 SQ.FT. REDUCED to $944! $49 Move-In Special Limited Availability 1015 NW 21st Ave. 352-374-3866 www.hiddenlaketcc.com 7-31-14-34-2 2-5 Bdrm houses available July/Aug. Great for UF and Sante Fe Families. Ask about our family discounts!! Call Eric Manin at 352-682-7424 5-29-15-2 May or August: Several Cute & Clean 1 & 2 BR vintage apartments near UF & downtown, with wood floors, fans, & blinds. Rents: $455 to $1080. Call/text: 352-575-4395; www.CozyGator.com 5-20-14-12-2 $1175 3/2 House Available July/Aug WALNUT CREEK Beautiful 3/2 off 39th Ave Spacious Fireplace Fenced Garage Call/Text Eric 352-682-7424 6-10-14-2 6 Bedroom Compound Near UF.2 Houses (3/1,3/2) and Warehouse located on huge fenced property. HOT TUB, LAUNDRY, SPACE, PRIVACY!! Nothing like it around! $3750 Available August 1. 612229-4138 flyingstartproperties@gmail.com 5-13-14-5-2 WATERFRONT CONDO ON 320 ACRE LAKE VIDEO TOUR ***Video Link***: www.tinyurl.com/lakefrontcondo 1mi To UF & SHANDS GAINESVILLE'S BEST KEPT SECRET Unfurnished 1450 sq ft 2BR 2BA Is sanctuary to college professionals and students. You can push yourself to your limits and stay sane w/ wall to wall and floor to ceiling glass facing sunsets across a mile of open water. Open your doors to breezes, and use the pool & BBQ under live oaks. $1,095/month Available August 1st. Contact: John Livingston 352-262-9058 email: johntlivingston@gmail.com 5-1314-3-2 TOP QUALITY GREAT LOCATIONS Upscale 1 & 2 BR apts. 1 Block to campus on north & east side. Year leases available beginning summer or fall. No pets. K & M Properties 372-1509 8-18-14-26-2 **HOUSES & APARTMENTS **1,2 & 3 Bedroom Houses & Apartments Walk or bike to UF. Call 870-2760 6-1914-12-2 HOUSE 3242 NW 11th ST. AVAIL 6/1. 2BR/1BA, tiled floors, W/D. Large separate garage & fenced backyard. $800/mo + $975 Sec. Pets ok w/ add'l fees. Call 352-3713473, leave message 6-5-14-6-2 Charming 2br 1 ba Cottage. Walk to UF. 2703 NW 2nd Ave Central h/a, laundry, large screened porch, Available July. No Pets. $900 per month 1st, last, sec. App fee $40. 332-5836 5-22-14-4-2 HISTORIC APTS Downtown Pleasant St Historic District. 1-3BRs. Ceiling fans, porches, wd flrs, some w/ W/D. ALSO we have 2 & 3BR homes. Cats ok, no dogs. 1st, last, sec. Call/text Sylvia @ 352-562-1883 6-514-8-2 Don't forget to tell them:"I found it in The Alligator!" ***Bellaproperties.net***Grad complex close to UF Health& VA ON RTS 12 stops at complex .Palm Villas (2/2 & 3/1) 4205 sw 31 st dr. 352-335-5424 8-29-14-30-2 Dont get stuck with an extra rent payment. Advertise your subleases in the Alligator Classifieds and save yourself some cash. Call 373-FIND. THE POLOS1BR/1BA for summer. MAY FREE. June, July reduced to $350. Call 407-616-4035 or 407-271-4146 5-2714-5-3 IVE HAD IT WITH YOUR LOUD MUSIC! Is your roommate driving you crazy? Find a replacement in the Alligator Classifieds! Eng. Honor Student Seeks Apt Mate 2/2 1020 sqft @ Wildflower <5 minute walk to UF Rent $700 mo split util Avail. early/mid August no smoke/pets Call Chad: 352/359/5589 7-8-14-15-4 Sell your house, condo, acreage, mobile home and much more in the ALLIGATOR CLASSIFIEDS! Reach thousands of possible buyers! Mastercard and Visa accepted over the phone, by fax, email or CHECK OUT PLACING YOUR AD THRU OUR ONLINE AT www.alligator.org. or please call 373Find (373-3463) NEW CONDOS-WALK TO UFFor Info on ALL Condos for Sale, Visit www.UFCONDOS.COM or Matt Price, University Realty, 352-281-3551 8-18-25-5 Got a new couch?. Sell your old one in the Alligator Classifieds. Call 373-FIND (3463) to place your ad today. BED QUEEN $120 ORTHOPEDIC Pillow-top, mattress & box. Name brand, new, still in plastic. Call 352-372-7490 can deliver. 8-18-14-25-6 BED FULL SIZE $100 ORTHOPEDIC Pillow-top mattress & box. New, unused, still in plastic w/warranty. Can deliver. Call 352377-9846 8-18-14-25-6 MICROFIBER SOFA & LOVESEAT $400 Brand new still packaged w/warranty. Must sell. Can deliver. Retail $1600. 352-3727490 8-18-14-25-6 BED KING $200 PILLOWTOP mattress & box springs. Orthopedic rated. Name brand, new, never been used, in plastic with warranty. Call 352-372-8588. Can deliver. 8-18-25-6 SOFA & LOVESEAT 100% Italian leather. Brand new in plastic w/warranty. Retail $1800. Sacrifice $700. Call 352-377-9846 8-18-25-6 BEDROOM SET$300 BRAND NEW Still in boxes! 5 pieces include: Headboard, Nightstand, Dresser, Mirror, Chest. Must sell, can deliver. 352-377-9846. 8-18-14-25-6 Selling computers, parts, or repair services or just looking for that new rig? Look in the Alligator Classifieds. Call 373-FIND for more information. COMPUTER & LAPTOP REPAIRS Network specialists We buy computers and laptops Working and Non-working 378-4009, 607 NW 13th Street 4-23-14-60-7 COMPUTER HELP AND REPAIR Call John @ Just PC's Virus Removal, Cracked Screen Tutorials, Upgrades, Office 352-246-2231, 6515 NW 36 Terr 9-30-14-73-7 Sell your old stereo, cell phone, and more in the Electronics Section of the Alligator Classifieds. 373-FIND In the market for a new set of wheels or just looking to add a second to that collection? Want personalized handlebars or a fitted seat? Check in the Alligator Classifieds UF Surplus On-Line Auctionsare underwaybikes, computers, furniture, vehicles & more. All individuals interested in bidding go to: SURPLUS.UFL.EDU 392-0370 8-18-14-25-10 HORSES & GOATSFOR SALE Charlie 352-278-1925 8-18-25-10 Alligator Classifieds is the way to get your 2 wheels on the road. Show off your bikes, scooters, and repair services. Call 373-FIND to get your classified in. 8-18-14-25-11 NEW SCOOTERS 4 LESS Great Scooters, Service & Prices! 118 NW 14th Ave, Ste D, 336-1271 Vespa, Genuine, GMW, & More! NS4L.com facebook.com/newscooters4less 8-18-14-25-11 SCOOTER REPAIRNew Scooters 4 Less has LOW repair rates! Will repair any make/model. Close to UF! Pick-ups avail. Cheap oil changes!! 336-1271 8-18-14-25-11 Road Rat Motors Largest Scooter Store in Town! Run by Gator Grads! New scooters starting at $999. 1-2yr warranties with roadside assistance included. 376-6275 RoadRatMotors.com 8-1814-25-11

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Road Rat Motors offers FREE pickup service for any paid scooter repair. LOWEST labor rate, quickest turnaround in town! Will repair ANY brand scooter. Free estimates. 3766275. RoadRatMotors.com 8-18-14-25-11 SCOOTER RENTALSRent for a day, week, month or semester. Now renting Buddy scooters too! 352-336-1271 www.gainesvillescooterrentals.com 8-18-14-25-11 Campus Scooters Mobile Sales and Scooter Service. We offer free estimates on all repairs and we come to you. We also have new scooters starting at $799.00 Call us today at 352-263-0425 8-18-14-25-11 WWW.SWAMPCYCLES.COM Scooters & Motorcycles Sales & Service Quality, Experienced, Certified Technicians. Close to Campus, Lowest Prices. 633 NW 13th St. 352-373-8823 8-18-25-11 Unload your lot. Sell your cars through Alligator Advertising for cheap. 373-FIND or place your ad online at www.alligator.org/ classifieds We Buy Junk Cars Trucks, Vans Titled only Call KT 352-281-9980 or 352-215-3191 8-18-25-12 SUNRISE AUTO SALES NO CREDIT CHECK!!! 6 MONTHS TO PAY DOWN PAYMENT!!! 352-375-9090 8-18-25-12 SUNRISE AUTO RENTAL ALL VEHICLES 2014 3630 N MAIN ST www.carrentalsunrise.com 352-375-9090 8-18-25-12 SUNRISE AUTO RENTAL EASY TO RENT!!!! NO CREDIT CARD REQUIRED! www.carrentalsunrise.com 352-375-9090 8-18-25-12 GET INTO A VEHICLE $100 & UP PAYMENTS YOU CAN AFFORD 6 MONTHS TO PAY TAX, TITLE, & REGISTRATION FEES 352-338-1999 8-18-25-12 SUN CITY AUTO SALES ALL VEHICLES $0 DOWN NO CREDIT CHECK!!! NO EMPLOYMENT CHECK 352-338-1999 8-18-25-12 91 CHEVY CAPRISE $1300 00 DODGE INTREPID $1500 96 PONTIAC BONNEVILLE $1500 00 JEEP CHEROKEE $1500 352-338-1999 8-18-25-12 Don't forget to tell them:"I found it in The Alligator!" CASH PAID $300 AND UP!!!ANY CONDITION-RUNNING OR NOT!!! FREE TOWING & SAME DAY PICK-UP NO TITLE NEEDED. Call Steve 352-771-6191 8-18-14-25-12 HEADLINERS SAGGING?POWER WINDOWS DON'T WORK? Call or google Steve's Headliners 352-226-1973. On site available. 8-18-2512 This newspaper assumes no responsibility for injury or loss arising from contacts made through advertising. We suggest that any reader who responds to advertising use caution and investigate the sincerity of the advertiser before giving out personal information or arranging meetings or investing money. UF GRAD PAYS MOREfor gold jewelry, scrap gold, Rolex, diamonds, guitars, etc. Top $$$. Get my offer before you sell! Call Jim 376-8090 or 222-8090 8-18-25-13 The American Cancer Society Road to Recovery Volunteers Needed!VOLUNTEER DRIVERS NEEDEDto transport cancer patients to treatment. Flexible schedule. Training and liability insurance provided. Please call 352-240-5062 if interested. St. Francis House is a homeless shelter and soup kitchen located in downtown Gainesville, and we are looking for help from volunteers like you. St. Francis House depends on monetary support from individual donors and community businesses in order to help feed the homeless and the hungry.If you are interested in volunteering,please contact Candice Jones at (352) 378-9079 or sfhcoor@stfrancis.cfcoxmail.comTo make a donation by mail,please send checks payable to St. Francis House P.O. Box 12491 Gainesville, FL 32604 CASH PAID $300 AND UP!!!ANY CONDITION-RUNNING OR NOT!!! FREE TOWING & SAME DAY PICK-UP NO TITLE NEEDED CALL 352-771-6191 8-18-14-25-13 VOLUNTEERS NEEDED I AM BLIND & WOULD LIKE HELP WITH: Rides to church: Mass at Queen of Peace. Learning to rake knit hats to send to Haiti & other places. Call 352-219-6948 5-22-14-25-13 The Alachua County Crisis Center is seeking volunteers to become Crisis Line Counselors. 60 hours of in-depth training are provided. This is an opportunity to impact the lives of fellow community members and to gain life-enhancing communication skills. The next training class begins Saturday, May 17th, 2014. Please contact Jan Greene at 352-264-6782 or visit ttp://www.alachuacounty.us/Depts/CSS/CrisisCenter/Pages/ Volunteer.aspx for more information. 5-1519-13 ALLIGATOR CLASSIFIED ADSGET THE JOB DONE!REACH MORE THAN 50,000 READERS EACH PUBLICATION DAY This newspaper assumes no responsibility for injury or loss arising from contacts made through advertising. We suggest that any reader who responds to advertising use caution and investigate the sincerity of the advertiser before giving out personal information or arranging meetings or investing money. Students in Accounting, Aviation, Business/ Sales and computer science needed for various positions. Flexible schedules and competitive pay. Join our team! Learn more at www.gleim.com/employment 8-18-1425-14 SBSG is a financial transcription company offering part-time work. Create your own schedule Competitive Production-Based Pay Close to campus! Must be able to touch-type 65wpm Apply Online: www.sbsgrp.com 12-3-14151-14 BEST PART-TIME JOB IN GATOR NATION 3 Miles from Campus $11.25/ Hr to Start | $12-$15 After Training Flexible Schedule | Ideal for Students Call Today (352) 2640044 5-13-14-1614 CARPENTER Skilled metal stud framer for high production construction site. CONSTRUCTION ASST Assist with planning and working with subcontractors on rebuilding of 30,000 sq. ft. of office space off I-75. Order materials. Provide clerical support. Be familiar with AutoCad and SketchUp. Competitive salary. Flexible hours. Please apply online at www.gleim.com/employment. 5-22-14-4-14 University of Florida Survey Research Center 720 SW 2nd Ave. suite 156 Hiring for Summer Apply Mon-Fri 9am-8pm 392 2908 ext. 105 $9.00/$9.50/hr + Incentive + Paid Training Bilingual SPANISH Speakers Needed http://www.bebr.ufl.edu/survey/hiring 5-20-14-10-14 RGIS, LLC PT Hourly Work Flexible schedules$8/hr to start, apply online at RGIS.com 5-29-14-11-14 SPEND YOUR SUMMER AT CAMP LOCHEARN IN BEAUTIFUL VERMONT. Now hiring Horseback and Tennis instructors for very competitive pay. Camplochearn.com or call 802-333-4211 ask for Tony or Blake in our Gainesville office. 6-12-14-14-14 NOW HIRING Outstanding Notetakers and Editors SUMMER 2014 Apply online at SmokinNotes.com 5-20-14-6-14 Looking for college student to help clean a home on Saturday for 4-6 hours. Pay is competitive. Email: ltouchto@yahoo.com 5-153-14 Caregiver wanted for an awesome young adult with Autism. Looking for someone who would like to gain, or has experience, with a person with Autism. Weekday 2-7pm and occasional weekend hours. Please contact 352-505-9255 or mlgarlin@ufl.edu 5-15-14-3-14 Don't forget to tell them:"I found it in The Alligator!" Friends dont let friends drive drunk. ALLIGATOR

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UF faculty looking for an engineering or math student interested in robotics to part time tutor her 11 year old son in simple math, and teach building basic robots with Arduino. Supplies provided. $25/hr 1-3 hrs a week. jcastagno@ufl.edu 5-15-14-2-14 DATA ENTRY/CLERICAL POSITION Full or Part Time Please apply in person. Institute of Veterinary Spec 3603 NW 98th St. Suite A. 5-27-5-14 TUTOR FOR INTERNET HOME SCHOOLING OF 8 YR OLD DURING AN EIGHT MONTH BOATING TRIP TO CANADA & BACK. TRIP STARTS END OF JUNE. ROOM, BOARD, SMALL SALARY ON THIS SAILING ADVENTURE! SEND RESUME AND PICTURE TO: SAILING P.O. BOX 1870 KEYSTONE HEIGHTS, FLORIDA 32656 5-29-14-6-14 EMT/Para.-State Lic. & CPR Card Phlebotomist/Receptionist Must have HS Diploma/GED. Exp. a +/willing to train. Alt. wknds req. FT/PT Available. Apply @ DCI Biologicals, 150 NW 6th St. 8-29-14-30-14 Language editors (Russian and Spanish) needed by educational organization to support part-time, temporary assignment (5 8 months). Duties include performing QC on translations, coordinating work and schedules with the translations vendor, and making edits as necessary to book files and other documents. Requires written and verbal fluency in target languages, above-average editorial skills, and proficiency in Microsoft applications. Adobe CS6 (Indesign and Illustrator) skills are a plus. DFWP EOE Submit resume to resume@nccer.org 5-27-14-5-14 STAY IN GAINESVILLE Gleim Publications has the following openings: SOFTWARE DEVELOPER WEB DEVELOPER WEB DESIGNER ACCOUNTING EDITOR PROFESSOR RELATIONS REP SALES CONSULTANT TECH SUPPORT LINUX ADMINISTRATOR ADMIN ASST ACCOUNTING RESEARCH ASST CONSTRUCTION ASST/PT CARPENTER PAINTER Good benefits that includes medical reimbursement bonus, profit sharing/retirement, paid time off, tuition reimbursement, etc. Flexible schedules. Casual dress code. Please complete an online application at www.gleim.com/employment. 5-29-14-6-14 Interface Youth Program Central has PRN positions avail. for weekend shifts. $10.50/ hr. AA and prev. residential exp. preferred. Applications can be picked up at: 1400 NW 29th Rd., Gvl, FL 32605. Submit completed application and resume to Gonzellas Whitter, Residential Supervisor. Background Screening req., EOE/DFWP, E-Verify Employer 5-15-2-14 PT cleaner neededyou must OWN a RELIABLE car w/ VALID license, paying $8/ hr and additional $10ea day for gas. Please contact Caleitha 352-214-0868 text is ok as well. 5-27-5-14 GREAT JOBS ARE HARD TO FIND!! But not anymore! We are seeking fun, conscientious, people-oriented, experienced vet techs. Our management team and staff are friendly and supportive with a passion for providing the best possible emergency veterinary medicine and surgery. Drop-off your resume at Affiliated Pet Emergency Service, or email to svmcvt@gmail.com. absolutely no calls no faxes. 5-29-14-6-14 Part time Recruitment Coordinator to screen potential patients, take history, explain trials and help with ads at a mental health research site. Good phone skills required. $10-$15/hr. Resumes to infoct@ehsfamily.com 5-27-145-14 Sun Country Sports is now hiring experienced swim instructors. Must have or obtain lifeguard cert. Apply at www.suncountrysports.com/jobs.html. 6-5-14-8-14 Do you have a business that provides a service? Place your ad in the Services Section of the Alligator Classifieds for as little as $2.50 per day. Call us at 373-FIND. Want to be a CNA, phlebotomist or pharm tech? Express Training offers courses, days, eve, weekend. All classes live, no videos. Call 352-338-1193 or expresstrainingservices.com 8-18-14-25-15 PERSONAL TRAINING 300 Personal and Group Training Flexible Scheduling Exclusive Facility Call for a free workout 339-2199 8-18-25-15 NEED A LAWYER?SiddiquiLegal.com Private Experienced Affordable 8-18-25-15 Want to be a CNA? Dont want to wait? Express Training Services now offers a CNA class which can be completed in one weekend. Perfect for busy college students. www.expresstrainingservices.com/ww 8-1814-25-15 Need your home or apt cleaned? Call SWEEPING SUCCESS CLEANERS. We offer cleaning services for students, professionals and seniors. Call today; 352636-8563 or sweepingsuccesscleaners.com Mention "4103" to receive a 25% discount. 5-13-14-19-15English not your first language?EDIT HELP for papers, personal statements, thesis. I offer edit help. Same day available. $25/hr. 786-838-1525. 5-13-1412-15 HIV ANTIBODY TESTINGAlachua County Health Dept. Call 334-7960 for appt (optional $20 fee) THE TRUE YOU! Lose 8-15 pounds in 4 weeks Only $119! Gain muscle while you lose fat Groups forming now. 339-2199 8-18-25-16 ACLS BLS PALS CPR/FA American Heart Assoc. cert issued. Convenient scheduling. Teaching gators for over 15 years. Safetynet of Florida. Call us today (800)319-5708 6-10-14-40-16 HIV ANTIBODY TESTINGAlachua County Health Dept. Call 334-7960 for appt (optional $20 fee) Family Chiropractic Since 1977. Two blocks from U.F. 373-7070 8-18-25-18 When you're stuck out in Oz and you need cash to get home, click your heels three times and think of Best Jewelry and Loan Best Jewelry and Loan Pawn 371-4367 8-18-14-25-18 When cash is low and the bills seem out of reach, Best Jewelry and Loan is the surfer's "Pawn Beach". Best Jewelry and Loan Pawn 371-4367 8-18-14-25-18 When the heat is on and it's bucks that you need, Best Jewelry and Loan your requests we will heed. Best Jewelry and Loan Pawn 371-4367 8-18-14-25-18 Planning to liquidate stereos, TV's, instruments and tools? See Rich at Best. He'll give you cash for your jewels. Best Jewelry and Loan Pawn 371-4367 8-18-14-25-18 Want to make a connection?Place your ad here to look for someone to share a common interest with or for your true love The end of the term and the end of your rope, Best Jewelry and Loan is the needy Gator's hope! Best Jewelry and Loan Pawn 371-4367 8-18-14-25-19 Surf on down to "Pawn Beach" when the tide seems too high. We're your summer cash friends so your blues will be all sky! Best Jewelry and Loan Pawn 371-4367 8-18-14-25-19 The surf's up at "Pawn Beach" we're all making the scene. If you're in need go see Rich, Best Jewelry and Loan's got the "green". Best Jewelry and Loan Pawn 371-4367 8-18-14-25-19 You need the money to do what you will. Rich at Best Jewelry and Loan has the cash for those bills. Best Jewelry and Loan Pawn 371-4367 8-18-14-25-19 IS YOUR BUSINESS, CLUB OR ORGANIZATION HAVING AN EVENT? DO YOU HAVE A SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT? PLACE YOUR AD HERE AND GET IT NOTICED! Get the party started! Place your Entertainment classified today to get people up and about. Call 373-FIND. Pol Parsley The Thai Elvis With 5-piece Band. Now available for concerts, shows, weddings & special occasions. Call 352-338-0938 or youtube.com. PolParsley. Thank you very much. 8-18-38-21 Trying to get to and from somewhere? Want to cut back on that gas bill? Place an ad in the classifieds to find trip arrangements or show off your bus and shuttle service. 373FIND Furry, feathery, scaly...no, not your roommate...pets. Find or advertise your pets or pet products here in the Pets section of the Alligator. Horse Boarding 15 min fr UF $350/$500 Eng/West. Lit arena, 527 acres, show jumps, Lg & Sm dres. rings, 150+ XC Hunter Paces. BHS & Parelli instr 352-258-0317 mistymorninghounds.com 9-19-14-62-24 IVE HAD IT WITH YOUR LOUD MUSIC! Is your roommate driving you crazy? Find a 12, ALLIGATOR

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TUESDAY, MAY 13, 2014 WWW.ALLIGATORSPORTS.ORG Walton selected by USA SoftballFlorida coach Tim Walton was selected as one of 25 coaches for the 2015-2016 USA Softball Womens National Team Coaching Pool on Monday.Kurt Roper will have a new offensive weapon this season in transfer Jake McGee. Read story on page 16.Alligator File Photo JORDAN MCPHERSONAlligator Staff Writer@J_McPherson1126 Easley goes in first round of NFL draft JORDAN MCPHERSONAlligator Staff Writer@J_McPherson1126 Florida to host FAMU in NCAA Regional RoundZOOPS SCOOP Busy summer in UF athletics SEE COLUMN, PAGE 15 SEE SOFT, PAGE 15 SEE DRAFT, PAGE 15 Jonathan Czupryntwitter: @jczupryn UF Softball TweetableYou thought you could run away from me @MR_ChUcKiE_2 !! Lol back to work we go. GO GATORS.

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14, ALLIGATOR TUESDAY, MAY 13, 2014 EDEN OTEROAlligator Writer@edenotero_lTeams arent ranked in the top and I think she Floridas defense denies Denver, faces familiar challenge nextOLeary LACRo OSSE

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Walton said. This is my ninth year here and weve hosted all nine years. There hasnt been one year where its been easy. UF is 2-0 against its regional 10-6 in Orlando on March 26 and the Gators blanked the Hatters 8-0 at home. The winner of the doubleelimination regional will face the which consists of No. 12 seed and The tournament as a whole faces for Florida. UF is one of 11 has faced 15 of the teams selected for the tournament. Florida is 20-10 this season against those 15 teams but holds just a 5-9 record against teams in But instead of dwelling on the ahead. season is really irrelevant. Now ball. native was third on the team with 52 tackles and second backer with the 169th overall Powell notched 84 tackles and 11 sacks in 36 games for the Gators. He led Florida with four sacks in 2013 while cluding seven behind the line of scrimmage for a loss of 46 yards. the sixth round. contests at right guard for UF surrendered 40 sacks in 2013 nity to make teams as undrafted free agents. least one game at every offenand 20 touchdowns in 50 career games during his tenure at Florida. Offensive lineman Damien Jacobs and linebacker Darrin Kitchens inked undrafted free agent deals with the Buffalo Offensive lineman Kyle that he will be trying out for the Atlanta Falcons. ALLIGATOR Alligator File PhotoTim Walton instructs his team during a game on Feb. 17, 2007. Walton and Florida squad will begin the NCAA Tournament on Friday. Gators host regional 12 straight years SOFT, from page 13Softball, lacrosse and more look to continue success in postseason The softball squad will host its 12th off against Florida A&M on Friday night. Tournament. analysis from Jordan McPherson afterward. gram that lost 13 members of its 2010 inaugural class to graduation before the season Gators and you should be there to witness the its run of historic success. bylines throughout the next few months too. to make sure you dont miss a second of this stay tuned for one crazy summer. COLUMN, from page 13 DRAFT, from page 13Roberson, Purifoy sign undrafted deal Were really excited to host. This is my ninth year here and weve hosted all nine years. There hasnt been one year where its been easy.Tim WaltonCoach

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16, ALLIGATOR TUESDAY, MAY 13, 2014 MORGAN MORIARTYAlligator Writer@Morgan_MoriartyThe tight end position at Florida has been virtually nonexistent since the end of the 2012-2013 season when Jordan Reed declared for the NFL Draft. Last year, tight ends Clay Burton and Tevin Westbrook combined for just four catches for 42 yards. But a transfer, who announced his decision Friday afternoon, may give the Gators the playmaker they desperately need at the position. Enter former University of Virginia tight end Jake McGee. The 6-foot-5, 250-pound redshirt senior announced via Twitter on Friday that he would transfer to UF. The NCAA normally forces regular transfer students to sit out a year before joining their new team, but McGee is eligible this upcoming season because he is pursuing a graduate degree that is not offered at UVA and therefore is covered in the onetime transfer exception detailed in NCAA bylaw 14.1.8.1. McGee plans to get a masters degree in Sports Management. He started classes at UF on Monday. Its something that Im pretty excited about, and its been sort of a quick process but something that I feel really strong about and Im excited to get to Gainesville, McGee said in a phone interview Saturday. He was the Cavaliers leading receiver last season, racking up 395 yards and two touchdowns in 11 games. The Richmond, Va. native came through in the clutch as well with 14 of his 43 total catches coming on third down including both his scores. The Gators receiving statistics on a whole last year were nothing the season ranked 116th in the nation in yards per reception. But moving to a new up-tempo, spread offensive scheme means offensive coordinator Kurt Roper will be utilizing tight ends often with the goal of having them make plays in space. Hes a really smart offensive coordinator, and (he) puts the guys in the best situations to succeed, McGee said. From everything Ive heard, theres a lot of talent on this offense, and I think hell be able to make the most out of everyone. Roper, who was Dukes offensive coordinator from 2008 to 2013, helped lead a Blue Devils offense to school history. More importantly for McGee, Dukes second leading receiver was ished the year with 46 catches for 600 yards. McGee said that Florida presented the best opportunity to have when he was weighing his options following the 2013-2014 season with UVA. He was granted his scholarship release from Virginia on April 25. think is really good for me and to have an opportunity to have a good last season and play with a bunch of guys who have the same goal of winning and winning championships, McGee said. McGee is all too familiar with Ropers offense Virginia suffered a 35-22 loss to Duke on October 19. Deaver, playing at tight end for the Blue Devils, was Dukes leading receiver in the game with two of his teams three passing touchdowns. McGee recorded four receptions for 32 yards, but the 6-foot-5 target was held without a score. During his time at Virginia, he was used as more of a hybrid tight end/wide receiver within the Cavaliers offense. He said that as a versatile tight end he will be able to give more looks offensively for the I move around a lot just as the type of player I am, whether its the slot, McGee said, And coach Ropers offense does a great job of putting the tight end position in a chance to succeed whether its on the line, off the ball or really anyFlorida quarterback Jeff Driskel will be responsible for getting McGee the ball to make those much needed plays on offense. McGee said that meeting Driskel in person during his visit to UF him more excited to play with the redshirt junior this fall. I got to know him on my visit last weekend, McGee said. Hes a great guy, and Im excited to get to start working with him and get some chemistry. He has a great arm and everything Ive heard hes a great leader on the team. While McGee didnt get a chance to personally meet some of Floridas tight ends and receivers, he said he has seen positive things from them I havent met many of them yet, he said. Ive seen some tape on them, and there are some guys that know them but once I get to know them I hope they take me in with open arms and sort of get to build a connection with them too. You may be wondering why McGee an obviously talented playmaker chose to come to UF, which is coming off a 4-8 season. But he said there is going to be criticism in every aspect of college sports and its his job to not let that affect his decisions. You have negative in everything that you do especially in college sports, McGee said. There are people that support you, people that dont. But I dont really look at or listen to that type of talkand I just try to stay with the positive and whats best for me. He added that Florida may surprise some people this season something that every Gators fan wants to hear. From everything Ive heard and everything Ive seen, I think a good season is in store for next year and Im excited to be a part of it.McGee makes move, tranfers from Cavaliers to GatorsAlligator File PhotoOffensive coordinator Kurt Roper addresses the media during his introductory press conference on Jan. 13. Roper will coach transfer Jake McGee, who decided to attend Florida as a graduate student. Its something that Im pretty excited about, and its been sort of a quick process but something that I feel really strong about and Im excited to get to Gainesville.Jake McGeeUF tight end



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Today We Inform. You Decide.Not officially associated with the University of Florida Published by Campus Communications, Inc. of Gainesville, Florida Gainevsille Police dog bites 8-year-old :The dog was performing a serach demonstration, pg 9. Chipotle on University Ave Raises Prices Slightly:Extra cost will fund non-GMO products, pg 5. Unique items at McIntosh Shop:Owner has a working blacksmith forge, pg. 8. Florida offensive coordinator Kurt Roper will coach transfer tight end Jake McGee in the fall. Read the story on page 16. 88 /68 FORECAST 2 OPINIONS 6 CLASSIFIEDS 10 CROSSWORD 12 SPORTS 13VOLUME 108 ISSUE 144 WWW.ALLIGATOR.ORG TUESDAY, MAY 13, 2014Steven Katona / Alligator Staff Pawsing for pictures Two 4-week-old kittens wake up from a nap at the Alachua County Animal Services building on Friday. These kittens will be available for adoption during the ASPCA Rachael Ray $100K Challenge. STEVEN KATONA Alligator Staff Writerskatona@alligator.orgMore than 60 Citizens Coop member-owners voted Sunday to draft a compromise proposal that would appoint four interim members to the co-ops board of directors and call for two current members to step down. The proposal will ask the current board to appoint three regular members and one worker-owner to a transitional team that the co-ops member body approves of. It will also suggest current board members Lucian Kragiel and Burt Gill resign from their positions. This motion was passed by a majority vote cast at a member meeting held at the Civic Media Center on Mothers Day. It follows months of tension between the board and co-op members who are no longer comfortable with its leadership. Representatives from the board, co-op staff and protesttheir opinions at the meeting. Though the proposal has no legal force or backing in the organizations bylaws, Tim La Combe said it will show the board of directors the members opinions. Because the board didnt call the vote, the members would have go to court to enforce the proposal, which La Combe said the members arent willing to take the time and expense to do. And because members dont have the authority to appoint board members themselves, by the board. People dont often get involved unless they feel strongly that something is wrong, La Combe said, a prospective transition team member. Through a process of consensus, we are making a compromise proposal to the board about changing the board makeup. Members decided on this course of action after voting down the terms of Lucian Kragiels letter of resignation, which he signed May 9. The members called the terms Citizens Co-op members push to overhaul board of directors positions LOCAL KRISTAN WIGGINSAlligator Staff Writerkwiggins@alligator.orgInternet buffering may soon be a thing of the past for select Gainesville apartment communities. Internet provider already marketed as the fastest Internet in town at 50 megabits per second, recently announced it will offer speeds of up to 100 mbps and 1 gigabit per second as options. Wayne Wishart, business manager for GRUCom, the telecommunication branch of Gainesville Regional Utilities that runs Gator Net, said with the increasing use of high-data streaming sites like Netflix, those higher speeds will really help support everyone being able to do whatever they really want to do online without interfering with the other persons usage. Although none of the few dozen communities, which include The Estates and Cabana Beach, using Gator Net has upgraded to the higher speeds yet, Wishart said about half of them have submitted inquiries. Trimark Properties, which owns several of the communities that exclusively use Gator Net, is especially interested. We want to continue to be the fastest in town, said Aubrey Morey, vice president of marketing and sales at Trimark. You cant get this quality of service at other apartment complexes. Wishart said he thinks this new 100 times faster than average American service will encourage more communities to make the switch from AT&T or Cox. However, because individuals cannot subscribe, he said he doesnt envision it being a city wide takeover.Gator Net increases speeds, hopes for first installments A SEARCH COMMITTEE WAS ALSO CHOSEN ALEX HARRISAlligator Staff Writeraharris@alligator.orgUFs newly selected presidential search committee In 2012, the university went through a research protwelfth president. The search process was derailed when Gov. Rick Scott asked UF President Bernie Machen to remain at UF. With Machens contract set to end in December, the ed. At a public meeting held Friday, the presidential changes related to comments sent to the committee. The Board of Trustees had requested additional inidas designation as the states foremost preeminent university, said UF spokeswoman Janine Sikes. taken by the new presidential search committee, announced on May 1. In an email sent to UF family and friends, committee chairman C. David Brown II announced the 18member panel, which includes representatives from the UF Board of Trustees, faculty, administration, alumni, donors and a student representative. advance UFs preeminence goals and future is particularly important work in light of the universitys current opportunities, Brown wrote.UF talks presidental search criteria We want to continue to be the fastest in town.Aubrey MoreyTrimark vice president of marketing and salesSEE CO-OP, PAGE 4 Florida offensive coordinator Kurt Roper will coach transfer tight end Jake McGee in the fall. Read the story on page 16.

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News Today Subscription Rate: Full Year (All Semesters) $100The Independent Florida Alligator is a student newspaper serving the University of Florida, pubThe Alligator The Alligator is The Alligator ISSN 0889-2423 The Alligator The Alligator 2, ALLIGATOR TUESDAY, MAY 13, 2014 SATURDAY FRIDAY THURSDAY WEDNESDAY TODAYFORECASTSUNNY 82/59 PARTLY CLOUDY 77/55 RAIN 81/63 RAIN 86/70 PARTLY CLOUDY 88/68 VOLUME 108 ISSUE 144 for Gilmore for the past several days. Gilmore agreed to meet one of the task force members at a parking lot Monday. He was arrested without incident and charged with first degree murder and aggravated child abuse.BRIEFSFla. Gov. signs bills triggered by Common Core fight TALLAHASSEE Three measures responding to complaints about Floridas move to Common Core standards have been signed into law by Gov. Rick Scott. On Monday, Scott signed a bill (SB 864) that would allow parents to object to school textbooks. The governor also signed a bill that would bar school districts from being able to collect student data like fingerprints. The measure (SB 188) would also bar the collection of information on the political or religious affiliation of students and parents. Florida is refusing to jettison standards based primarily on Common Core despite demands from activists and conservative groups. The bills were meant to address concerns that have been raised. Former Virginia TE McGee transfers to Florida GAINESVILLE Former Virginia tight end Jake McGee has landed at Florida. McGee, who earned his undergraduate degree last month and decided to transfer for graduate school, attended classes Monday in Gainesville and will be eligible to play for the Gators this fall. The 6-foot-6, 250-pound McGee led the Cavaliers with 43 receptions for 395 yards last season. He sat out Virginias spring game with what were called minor injuries, but had drawn raves for his work during spring practice. McGee will provide new offensive coordinator Kurt Roper with a versatile threat in the passing game and a seasoned veteran in the locker room. Fla. man charged with killing girlfriends toddler TAMPA A man has been charged with murder after authorities say he killed his girlfriends 19-month old daughter while babysitting her at a Tampa apartment. Tampa police say 31-yearold Deandre Gilmore called 911 earlier this month saying the child was unconscious. Paramedics found Mayla Pressley unresponsive on the living room couch with visible upper body trauma. The medical examiner said Mayla died from blunt force trauma. Police have been searching Have an event planned? Add it to the Alligators online calendar:alligator.org/calendar

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an ultimatum and really unworkable. The letter stated that upon canceling a vote for a transition team, supporting upcoming board elections and members committing to purchasing at least $25 in goods per week from the co-op, he would resign. Kragiels resignation letter came as a compromise to members who have been calling for the entire board of directors to step down and be replaced, said secretary of the board Rob Brinkman. Despite the members passing the motion, Brinkman said it could have no lasting effect. They can force a vote by submitting petitions to the board of 10 percent of the membership, he said. However, Sundays meeting did not constitute 10 percent of the membership. Brinkman said the meeting was a disappointment and called Kragiels mise. On May 4, the board passed a motion to advance the board of directors election date from September to June 24. It also put all seven seats up for election. Members will have two weeks to cast their votes for new board members starting June 24. Citizen Co-op general manager Lisa McNett said because the board of directors is giving up its seats in June, it allows members to have more common ground. I see this as a great opportunity to get the membership excited and involved, she said. In essence, the board has chosen to leave the future of the store in the hands of the membership as a whole. If the board doesnt respond to the proposal, some members at the meeting said they would move forward current board of directors. But based on the way things have evolved, Brinkman said he sees all of this culminating to the membership vote in June. The proposal will not do any good, Brinkman said. The June 24 election will go forward, and it will be legally binding. 4, ALLIGATOR TUESDAY, MAY 13, 2014 The members measure isnt legally binding CO-OP, from page 1 Alligator WriterGainesville residents are reacting to the news that the Food and Drug Administration will begin regulating the sale of e-cigarettes. Smoking-related illnesses are the leading cause of preventable deaths in the U.S., and as a result the FDA will start regulating the sale of unchecked tobacco cigarettes, according to the FDA website. E-cigarettes, a smoke-free and battery-powered deand is then inhaled, have not been fully studied by scientists. The FDA is looking for citizen comment in the next two months about all unregulated tobacco products so they may better develop regulations. Kathy Nichols, associate director of the UF TobaccoFree Task Force, said that the regulation doesnt affect smoking on campus, a ban that includes e-cigarettes. The FDA regulation doesnt have to do with where people use e-cigarettes, but with the composition of the products, she said. Users may be unaware of the true amount of nicotine in e-cigarettes because the product wasnt regulated in the past. Even if the packaging says the products contain a certain amount, inaccurate labels even within the same brand are common, Nichols said. However, Tico Regalato, a 20-year-old UF sociology senior who quit smoking by using e-cigarettes, said the regulation is unnecessary because the devices already serve their purpose as smoking cessation devices. E-cigarettes work because you still have the feeling of smoking but with a healthier alternative, he said. the need to inhale and exhale by smoking, Regalato said. Betty Pritchard, a 19-year-old UF chemistry junior, said she thinks regulation of e-cigarettes will be good because it will bring the devices to the same level as cigarettes and other tobacco products. But as for health mean the user smokes more. is that there will be less people throwing cigarettes on ment in that way. FDA will regulate sale of electronic cigarettes THEY SEEK PUBLIC COMMENTS NOW HANNAH FELL

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TUESDAY, MAY 13, 2014 ALLIGATOR, 5 KRISTAN WIGGINSMay 14, 1987 Hey Gainesville, just say no. We dont want our food to glow! The State Agricultural Commission had to respond to this call of protest to the construction of an irradiation facility near the UF campus. The facility would zap fruit and other food with cesium-137, a watersoluble nuclear byproduct, to kill bacteria and insects in order to slow the spoilage process. After public outcry involving a 1,400-signature petition, the commission delayed the construction in order to perform more safety studies. May 12, 1994 A tree put a real damper on plans to start construction on a new physics building on UFs campus. Conservationists, including some in the Student Senate, protested and debated the removal of the secondoldest and second-largest live oak tree to make room for the new addition. Its about wanting the administration to think twice about bulldozing something over without thinking Pam McNeill said. Alligator File PhotoMay 14, 2009 UF mechanical engineering student Owen Allen smooths out the edges of a bracket that supports the gas tank in a hybrid robot at Mechanical Aerospace and Engineering Building B. The three-wheeled robot is called the OmniGator. NATIONAL ERIN MEISENZAHL-PEACEAlligator Staff WriterOn a college students budget, Chipotles recent price increase could mean a lot. The chain restaurant increased the price of all of its menu items by about 15 to 50 cents on Tuesday, but 20-year-old Santa Fe College student David Bartek said he doesnt mind the jump in prices. Bartek, an emergency medical technician student, said he already springs for double or triple meat on his burrito bowl a meal that he orders at least four times a week. Paying more is worth it, he said. Especially now that theyre non-GMO. The company recently announced that its meals are free of cited its commitment to naturally raised meat as the reason for the cost increase. Theres a high demand for naturally raised food, said Juby Mammen, employee at the Chipotle closest to campus, located at 1432 W. University Ave. He said the company needed to increase prices in order to get food like that. He remembered last year when his store ran out of naturally raised steak and had to switch to meat that had been conventionally raised. Supply is obviously limited because its naturally raised, he said. And it takes time to get. With the added revenue, Mammen said he hopes to prevent another shortage and provide customers with the food they want. He said he doesnt believe the price increase will turn customers away. And in Barteks case, it certainly hasnt. the prices.Chipotle raises prices to help pay for nonGMO food David Bartek

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Reader responseThe views expressed here are not necessarily those of the Alligator Column Editorial The Alligator will be withheld if the writer shows just cause. We reserve the right to edit for length, grammar, style and libel. Send letters to opinions@alligator.org, bring them to 1105 W. University Ave., or send them to P.O. Box 14257, Gainesville, FL 32604-2257. Columns of about 450 words about original topics and editorial cartoons are also welcome. Questions? Call 352-376-4458. 348 TOTAL VOTES50% YES 50% NOVote or post a message at www.alligator.orgFridays question: Have you ever driven while drunk? Todays question: Do you shop at the Co-op? Citizens Co-op not working as co-op shouldIn a perfect world, more businesses would be operated in a worker-owner co-op fashion. We all have childhood memories of parents, teachers and others encouraging us to work together, Stronger Together Co-ops website reads. A co-op is what working together looks like all grown up. Instead of relying on outside investors and rewarding members with shares of surplus revenue. Each members share is calculated based on how much they use the co-op. That way, the people who contribute to the day-to-day operaHowever, Gainesvilles own food co-op, Citizens Co-op, base system to send a message to the memberships email list about the groups efforts to unionize. Protests from the memthe co-ops board of directors to make changes, and a meeting of co-op members on Sunday culminated in a proposal to the board to take serious action. The proposal called for the resignation of two board members and rejected the terms of one of the board members resignation. To say that the members and the board of directors dont see eye-to-eye is, however, an understatement. The compromised proposal drafted on Sunday has no legal force or backing in the organizations bylaws which are not currently available online. In short, secretary of the board Rob Brinkman told the Alligator the proposal wont accomplish anything until the June 24 board of directors election. Brinkman said the members can only force a vote by submitting a petition to the board of directors of 10 percent of the membership, and Sundays meeting did not constitute 10 percent. Furthermore, it hasnt been running in the democratic fashion that co-ops require. Member-owner Davis Hart told The Gainesville Sun, There is no leader of this beast and it has scared to stand up and say, This is what we are doing. The board of directors budged by moving elections from September to the end of June, but the fact remains that workers are underrepresented in the board and its bylaws are outdated. The group of members who gathered on Sunday are driving a hard bargain, but they dont appear to be supported by the entire Citizens Co-op community, since they represent less than 10 percent of the membership. Its a shame, given Gainesvilles reputation as one of the nations best small towns in which to live. A city with such a reputation should have a fairly organized food co-op that operates with the community in mind not one mired in politics and self-interest.Like, just stop: good speech does matter The L word. Its that four-letter word that some people hardly use, some people always use, and some people cringe when they hear it spoken out loud. Of course, Im talking about like. Bet you thought I was going to say love. Or, for read anything else, lesbian. No, Im referring to the absolutely overused sentence know and love. Dont be mistaken: Women are not the only culprits of this offense. Men are just as guilty. Luckily, I am here to appeal to the UF Student Body: Like, it has to stop. Now, dont get me wrong. The word like has many practical applications. It is useful when comparing one thing to another. For example, The Lakers are playing like garbage. An example of how NOT to use the word like would be, And I just dont, like, understand anything that he teaches. Like, its not fair! Askmen.com, well, asked men what they thought the 10 most overused words were, and like topped the list. Zo Triska, associate books editor for the Huffington Post, admitted that as a native Californian, she over again, yet acknowledges that it makes her sound stupid. If youre thinking about hiring Sarah McLachlan to make a sad commercial about the abuse of like, and how if you donate only 25 cents per day, you could help someone who suffers from the abuse of like. Just call now. Your donation matters. But Gators, in all seriousness, not only are we perpetuating this image of intellectual insecurity to each other, but we are communicating to our younger generations that this is an acceptable way to speak. In the not-so-distant future, we will be the ones sitting behind the big desks in the corner We will be the ones conducting interviews and asking some young candidate questions about their work ethic, education and credentials, and when they start vomiting up the word like, will you be thinking about inviting them to the next networking meeting? if they are not well-spoken, would any of it matter? So, how can we stop this? Some speech pathologists recommend that the like user record himself or herself while telling a story to a friend, perhaps when on the phone. When the person goes back and listens to the recording, they should count the amount of times they said like. Afterward, he or she would repeat the story without saying like. With gradual repetition of this process with different stories, speech pathologists believe that versation. We are UF students. We are intelligent and worthy We are no Paris Hiltons or Kim Kardashians. Make sure you represent yourself and your ideas properly and intelligently. Our professional lives are just starting, and we will encounter countless meetings, interviews, presentations and conferences where proper language use is essential to success. Essentially, just be conscious of the word and how often you rely on it because you never know who might, like, be listening. Rachel Kalisher is an anthropology and classics senior. TUESDAY, MAY 13, 2014 WWW.ALLIGATOR.ORG/OPINIONS Alex Harris EDITOR Steven Katona Kristan Wiggans MANAGING EDITORS Chloe Finch OPINIONS EDITOR Rachel Kalisheropinions@alligator.org

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TUESDAY, MAY 13, 2014 ALLIGATOR, 7Most of us will never have a great career. Good, I have your attention now. For the moment, lets entertain this contrarian and presumably unpopular opinion. And yes, it is a bit cruel to bring this up weeks after graduation, but it is the unfortunate truth. For years, our peers and teachers have forced and implanted in our brains the grand delusions of illustrious careers. Add our youthful pretense for invincibility, and you have the stereotypical college mindset: I will be the next great leader/ business mogul/author/tech company cofounder/whatever if I think hard enough and believe that I can do it. Unfortunately, one can see that this mindset leaves a lot to be desired, especially the submitting-to-reality part. Idealism is not the problem. I am of the strong belief that society needs the starryeyed idealists who can envision what the world should be instead of what the world actually is. Idealism in itself is not the issue, but the starryeyed idealism is not enough to guarantee a great career. We have to act on our convictions and passions. And thats when the uphill battle begins. Few of us, however, are willing to road that career path requires. Oh yes, the road is hard and soul-crushing. The perky with this daunting road ahead. Why though? Whats stopping us from achieving it? The oh-so-obvious answer is perfectly clear: ourselves. We want but are unwilling to act. We fail to dedicate ourselves to the consequences of having a great career the long hours, the sleepless nights, the missed birthdays and perhaps the postponement of starting a family. We fear the known uncertainties. We make excuses. We realize that we didnt want the great career enough. More importantly, we fail to go all in to pursuing our passions. This article is not meant to ward people off from thinking grandly or to induce postgraduation stress. This article is meant to empower the future leaders of the world that we could be. We are capable of so many things in our modern age. Realize all of the resources ciate the great education that was granted to you for the past few years. But America does have its perks and hopes. The belief that we can achieve great and amazing things is still alive and well, but the fear to chase after these passions gets the best of us. But it does not have to be this way. Theres still a chance to have a great career. Economist Larry Smith of TedxUW echoes the fact that most people will inevitably fail to pursue their passions and fail to have a great career. The talk is blunt and rightfully so. Despite the harshness of his message, Smith ends on an empowering and uplifting note. After offering a litany of excuses the average person makes about pursuing his or her passions, Smith concludes with certainty, Those are the reasons why you will fail to have a great career. But then he pauses, looks up at the dimly lit audience and utters the word unless before nodding his head and ends hthe speech. There is hope in his words. All is not lost. You can postpone those graduation nerves for the moment. We do have the ability to pursue our passions because of that unless. Most people do fail to have a great career, but it doesnt have to be this way. Failing to achieve our passions is not predetermined. You can beat the odds and have a truly great career. In order to do that you have to ask yourself, What is my unless? Michael Beato is a UF economics junior. His columns appear on Tuesdays.For students, action must follow idealism for future vocation Column Michael Beatoopinions@alligator.org Chloe Finch is a 21-year-old UF journalism senior/Alligator Opinions Editor/ bird enthusiast. Though this is her third semester on the editorial board, she still feels weird about writing these bios in third person. Shes pretty sure the only woman who has any business writing in third person is Anna Wintour. When Finch isnt editing the op-ed pages or responding to reader emails, shes probably trying to cook (and failing), reading a Mad Men A.V. Club recap or watching Fast Times at Ridgemont High for the thousandth time. In addition to opinioning at the Alligator, Finch is a PR specialist at UF Information Technology and an acquisitions intern at the University Press of Florida. Shoot her letters to the editor, guest column ideas, concerns, complaints and TV recommendator.org. But please dont literally shoot her. Alex Harris is a 21-year-old journalism senior and the newest editor-in-chief at the Alligator. She prides herself in her cooking, her passport stamps and her (low) carbon footprint. Her job at the paper is to come up with stupid punny ture, she hopes to write for NPR, or something like that. The Orlandonative can usually be found eating an uncomfortable amount of Checkers fully loaded cheese fries or attempting to educate the Alligator staff about the doors every once in a while. If you want to talk nature, journalism, food or cats, you can reach her at aharris@alligator.org or on Twitter @ HarrisAlexC. Just please dont address it to Mr. Harris. Kristan Wiggins is a 19-year-old UF journalism and political science junior and is the new Managing mostly at copy desk preventing readers from seeing its when it should be its. Remember reading This Week in Gainesville a year ago? They were probably chosen for your amusement by her. When recipe in her tiny kitchen while also binge-watching a new show. Hopefully the future holds an editing or web job for her in Washington, D.C., where shell be around the politics she gobbles up like a season of House of Cards and where she can write the next great American novel in her spare time. Her phone will always be in her hand probably failing at making a new high score in 2048 so any email or tweet will most likely be answered at stalker-esque speed. Feel free to reach out about cats or grammar puns at kwiggins@alligator. org or @KristanWiggins.S about this Alligator up-and-comer: People have asked Who is Steven Katona? What does he do? Well, this summer, he is leaving his post on copy desk to be the Alligators Managing jokes and being the only one to laugh at them. When he goes home for break, he spends every waking moment with his 13-month-old nephew, Aiden. He also shows everyone he knows pictures and videos of adorable things he did, like laughing at puppets. He spends entirely too much money on coffee and Leonardos pizza, and he has been known to make more than one late-night stop at Karma probably there now. On random occasions, he is also known as Prince Eric or Gorgeous Steven. 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RACHEL WHETSTONEAlligator Contributing WriterFor those in need of a vampire-slaying kit, itll run about $300 at the Comanche Moon Curios near McIntosh, Fla. The antique shop owner, Jason Miller, said he determined the price based on the quality and value of the items inside. For example, kits with only a mallet and a spike inside cost about $50. Millers kit has a hammer, spike, communion kit, goggles, nails, he said. He found all the items himself and assembled the kit. Everything in it, save for the Bible and candles, are from the late 1800s and the turn of the 20th century. He likes things from that era, he said. His store, located at 17990 NW 77th Ave., right off of Interstate 75, is a representation of that interest. Like the vampire kit, he has put together exhibits of related items throughout his store. Miller, 59, is a retired paramedic and ways had an interest in theater, arts, history, weapons and the early 20th century. When he retired, he decided to turn his love of the period into his new career. Comanche Moon has been open a little more than a year, and Miller has lived in McIntosh for about six years. items for people, including vintage Cocavintage advertising. It became fun doing the research, behis collection and his antique business got at yard sales, thrift shops and through internet research. He started collecting old military items, Victorian-period exorcism kits, embalming kits and blacksmith materials. Its a museum where you can take it home, Miller said. Millers love of all things from the late 1800s to the 1920s comes from his belief that things were made to last in that time. There is a real, functioning blacksmiths forge in his shop, as well as metal hooks and anvils, some of which Miller made. He said the most popular items he sells are the vintage signs. His favorite reads, and some are hand-painted by Millers wife, Jennifer. He calls her Xerox because she can paint any logo. Jennifer works a full-time job in Ocala, but she helps her husband on weekends by painting, repairing and restoring damaged and broken things. store, and although she knows better not to let her husband in a thrift shop if theyre in a hurry, supports her husband and his philosophy behind his business. If youre looking for dishes and vases, we arent it, she said. 8, ALLIGATOR Matthew Martyr / Alligator StaffA vampire-slaying kit sits among similarly weird items at Comanche Moon Curios, a store for eclectic items near McIntosh, Fla. LOCALAntique store offers unusual wares, like vampire slaying kit THE GOAL IS 2,500 PETS STEVEN KATONAAlligator Staff Writerskatona@alligator.orgBlock was rescued by Alachua chained outside by his owner and incurring injuries. A golden brown pit bull with piercing bronze eyes, Block watched as families came by the shelter looking for a new friend. They passed on him because of the scars on his face and tongue. He was there for six months before he was adopted, said shelter couple of weeks. dates Grantman with pictures of the two together, telling her how much joy he has brought her. Its those kinds of happy-ending stories that Grantman enjoys most about her job, and starting June 1, shes hoping to hear many more. was recently selected to take part in tion of Cruelty to Animals Rachael Ray $100K Challenge. Throughcords of adoptions during the same hopes to almost double its adoptions by setting a goal of 2,500. All its dogs and cats will be free for adoption to people older than come with a package of free services: a microchip, vaccinations, a medical or neuter, a license, and one ofclinic. Its an awesome deal, Grantman said. At the shelter, adopting a dog usually runs about $30, and its she hopes this money saver will be an incentive for the community to support the shelters initiative and help it take home the $100,000 grand prize. Im so psyched about this I cant stand myself, Braden said. An additional $25,000 grant will be awarded to the shelter that shows the most community involvement out the summer challenge, animal service workers are encouraging Alachua County residents to take photos of their adoptions and post ter or Facebook using the hashtag #100KChallenge. sati said the shelter is aiming for 19 adoptions per day, which is about 16 more adoptions than it gets on an average day. And to do that, she needs all the help she can get. Rosati is asking the community to volunteer and support the cause. Were planning to host one or two off-site adoptions per week, Rosati said, at different locations across Alachua County. Braden said shelters are not required to give away the animals for doing to get an edge on the completion. But in the end, the competition is simply a big motivator to help animals in need. rescuing yours, she said.Alachua County animal shelter giving away free animals

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TUESDAY, MAY 13, 2014 ALLIGATOR, 9 Be a part of something BIG GIVE B LOOD.Over 1,000 people gathered to form one of needs just as many donors per week to meet call 888.795.2707 Photo by Photography 35 It COST $11 MILLION KYLE FOLLANSBEEAlligator Staff WriterAfter being homeless for more than a year, Gainesville Police oflance of the city. from criminal activities. rooms. The chief conference room, also Library archives. New high-tech GPD building opens Its a very secure facility.Ben TobiasGPD spokesman THE CHILD IS FINE STEVEN KATONAAlligator Staff Writerskatona@alligator.org Tobias. We regret that this inciGPD dog bites child during search demo

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TUESDAY, MAY 13, 2014 WWW.ALLIGATOR.ORG/CLASSIFIEDS Classifieds BUY IT. SELL IT. FIND IT. 373-FIND Get that rent money rolling in. Place an ad in the Alligator Classifieds to get your place rented out. Call 373-FIND. SS & VA ARE WELCOME!Starting @ $375/BR All inclusive! Furnished Cable Internet Utilities www.campuswalk.co 352-337-9098 8-18-25-1 side 4 Bd/4 Bth beautifully furnished condo on bus route. Bball, vball, pool, spa and fitness room. $425/room, includes $50 utility allowance per/room. Fall occupancy. Ellie 561-3619600 or ebelliveau@sgczklaw.com 5-15-1461-1 Furnished 2BR/2BA condo in Haile Plantation. Washer, dryer, front garden, back porch $1100 + utilities/month. Call 352-3788710 2-72-14-5-1 Best deal in town condo across campus 2 bedrooms each $325/mo.# 1 location for bus routes Resort-style living Rent Includes utilities, cable & internet, ladies only Call Belle @ 352-328-2477 8-18-14-25-1 2/2 in 3/3 Windsor Park. 2nd floor, washer/ dryer and other appl. Own B/B, on bus stop close to UF. Avail 6/1 for yr lease. Pool, hot tub, tennis, gym, $400/mo + 1/3 util. Tiffany 321-446-5009 5-29-14-14-1 2BRs avail starting 5/15/14 & 2BRs avail starting 8/15/14 in a great 4BR/4BA renovated. Well furn student apt Countryside at the University condo. $350/rm/mo. Hi-speed internet & cable incl. in rent. HDTV & DVD, W/D, walk-in closet, patio, on Bus rts 9, 35 & 36. (1.2 mi to UF) Bball, vball, pool, spa & gym. Indiv leases for students Call or text 813-731-7747 or email. jigishanyc@yahoo.com 5-13-14-5-1 Don't forget to tell them:"I found it in The Alligator!" Room in furn house,own bathrm,free cable,WASHER DRYER,I have 2sweet kitties(so no add pets)near bus#10 to SFC and UF FEMALE ONLY call336-9285 to see/ scissors@cox.net $390+1/2 util 5-27-145-1 Furnished 2BR/2BA w/ walk-in closets avail. in 4BR/4BA at Countryside. Rent $375/rm/ mo. Utilities, cable, internet, and washer/ dryer included w. rent. Bus rts. 9, 35, 36. Call Marc 786-390-4252. 5-27-14-5-1 Furnished 1/1 condo,2nd flr <1 mile from UF, No Pets Washer/Dryer,Balcony,Walk-in closet $595/mo, $500 deposit Contact Patricia 305-972-9031 5-27-145-1 $450/mo May-Aug Furn'ed Pvt BR+Ba incl utils, WiFi, W/D, TV. Quiet w/ 3 males + 1 cat near UF Midtown, 13th/8th area easy Bus, Bike routes. ROOM@COX.NET / (352) 3381113 5-29-6-1 Empty Space? Find your next tenants in the Alligator Classifieds. Call 373-FIND to place your ad today! 1BR APT $395/moSmall pet ok. Call 352-372-1201 or 352-2133901 8-18-14-25-2 Deluxe, Large 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7BR apt/ house, 60 second walk to UF. Remodeled, Old House charm. Central AC, washer/dryer included. Wood floors. With Parking. By Private Owner. 352-538-2181 lv message 8-18-14-25-2 ELLIES HOUSES Quality single family homes. Walk or bike to UF. www.ellieshouses.com 352-215-4991 or 352-215-4990 12-5-14-168-2 MADISON ON 20th 1 & 2 BR AptsJust off SW 20th Ave & 34th St. 1BR/$475, 2BR/$595. 335-7066, visit us on Facebook or Twitter or at madisonon20th.com. 8-18-1425-2 WALK TO UFLive in prestigious Jackson Square. 2 BR condos avail. $1300-$1600 mo. 352-505-5049 6-16-14-74-2 8 BLOCKS TO UFSpacious 2BR/1BA, island kitchen. Plenty of parking! Available Fall Term $700 mo. 352-505-5049 6-19-14-74-2 SPYGLASSIndividual Leases. Furniture pkgs. incl Washer/Dryer & FREE Hi-Speed internet. Rates start at $439. Every unit an end unit. Mon-Fri 9-6 Sat. 10-5 Sun. 1-5 701 SW 62nd Blvd. 352-373-6330 www.spyglassapts.com 8-18-14-25-2 LAKEWOOD VILLASLarge 1,2 & 3BR floorplans starting at $665 Free Hi-Speed internet, washer/dryer, fitness center, computer lab, swimming pool etc. M-F 9-6, Sat. 10-5 700 SW 62nd Blvd. 352-371-8009 www.lakewoodvillas.com 8-18-14-25-2 UPPER WESTSIDE/ NANTUCKET WALK1 & 2 bdrm Luxury Apts. starting at $850. Granite counters. FREE Hi-Speed Internet. Parking avail. Walking distance to UF & Stadium. 408 NW 14th St. Now leasing for Fall 2014. For info. call 352-872-4644 www.upperwestsideuf.com 8-18-14-24-2 4BR/2BA unfurnished house. Close to UF. 605 SW 9th St. Cent AC/heat, W/D. No pets. Off-street parking. 1 year lease. From Aug 16th. $1680/mo. + $600 sec. To see call 352359-1508 5-13-15-22-2 Available August: Several Cute & Clean 2 & 3BR vintage homes near UF. Wood floors, C/HA, W/D. Rents @ $860-$1760/mo. Call/text Anita 352-575-4395 Details: www. CozyGator.com 5-13-14-21-2 PETS PARADISE$390 $650. No app or pet fee. 1 & 2BR, privacy fenced. SW. 352-331-2099 5-13-14-13-2 HIDDEN LAKE LARGE 2/2 over 940 SQ.FT. REDUCED to $944! $49 Move-In Special Limited Availability 1015 NW 21st Ave. 352-374-3866 www.hiddenlaketcc.com 7-31-14-34-2 2-5 Bdrm houses available July/Aug. Great for UF and Sante Fe Families. Ask about our family discounts!! Call Eric Manin at 352-682-7424 5-29-15-2 May or August: Several Cute & Clean 1 & 2 BR vintage apartments near UF & down town, with wood floors, fans, & blinds. Rents: $455 to $1080. Call/text: 352-575-4395; www.CozyGator.com 5-20-14-12-2 $1175 3/2 House Available July/Aug WALNUT CREEK Beautiful 3/2 off 39th Ave Spacious Fireplace Fenced Garage Call/Text Eric 352-682-7424 6-10-14-2 6 Bedroom Compound Near UF.2 Houses (3/1,3/2) and Warehouse located on huge fenced property. HOT TUB, LAUNDRY, SPACE, PRIVACY!! Nothing like it around! $3750 Available August 1. 612229-4138 flyingstartproperties@gmail.com 5-13-14-5-2 WATERFRONT CONDO ON 320 ACRE LAKE VIDEO TOUR ***Video Link***: www.tinyurl.com/lakefrontcondo 1mi To UF & SHANDS GAINESVILLE'S BEST KEPT SECRET Unfurnished 1450 sq ft 2BR 2BA Is sanctuary to college professionals and students. You can push yourself to your limits and stay sane w/ wall to wall and floor to ceiling glass facing sunsets across a mile of open water. Open your doors to breezes, and use the pool & BBQ under live oaks. $1,095/month Available August 1st. Contact: John Livingston 352-262-9058 email: johntlivingston@gmail.com 5-1314-3-2 TOP QUALITY GREAT LOCATIONS Upscale 1 & 2 BR apts. 1 Block to campus on north & east side. Year leases available beginning summer or fall. No pets. K & M Properties 372-1509 8-18-14-26-2 **HOUSES & APARTMENTS **1,2 & 3 Bedroom Houses & Apartments Walk or bike to UF. Call 870-2760 6-1914-12-2 HOUSE 3242 NW 11th ST. AVAIL 6/1. 2BR/1BA, tiled floors, W/D. Large separate garage & fenced backyard. $800/mo + $975 Sec. Pets ok w/ add'l fees. Call 352-3713473, leave message 6-5-14-6-2 Charming 2br 1 ba Cottage. Walk to UF. 2703 NW 2nd Ave Central h/a, laundry, large screened porch, Available July. No Pets. $900 per month 1st, last, sec. App fee $40. 332-5836 5-22-14-4-2 HISTORIC APTS Downtown Pleasant St Historic District. 1-3BRs. Ceiling fans, porches, wd flrs, some w/ W/D. ALSO we have 2 & 3BR homes. Cats ok, no dogs. 1st, last, sec. Call/text Sylvia @ 352-562-1883 6-514-8-2 Don't forget to tell them:"I found it in The Alligator!" ***Bellaproperties.net***Grad complex close to UF Health& VA ON RTS 12 stops at complex .Palm Villas (2/2 & 3/1) 4205 sw 31 st dr. 352-335-5424 8-29-14-30-2 Dont get stuck with an extra rent payment. Advertise your subleases in the Alligator Classifieds and save yourself some cash. Call 373-FIND. THE POLOS1BR/1BA for summer. MAY FREE. June, July reduced to $350. Call 407-616-4035 or 407-271-4146 5-2714-5-3 IVE HAD IT WITH YOUR LOUD MUSIC! Is your roommate driving you crazy? Find a replacement in the Alligator Classifieds! Eng. Honor Student Seeks Apt Mate 2/2 1020 sqft @ Wildflower <5 minute walk to UF Rent $700 mo split util Avail. early/mid August no smoke/pets Call Chad: 352/359/5589 7-8-14-15-4 Sell your house, condo, acreage, mobile home and much more in the ALLIGATOR CLASSIFIEDS! Reach thousands of possible buyers! Mastercard and Visa accepted over the phone, by fax, email or CHECK OUT PLACING YOUR AD THRU OUR ONLINE AT www.alligator.org. or please call 373Find (373-3463) NEW CONDOS-WALK TO UFFor Info on ALL Condos for Sale, Visit www.UFCONDOS.COM or Matt Price, University Realty, 352-281-3551 8-18-25-5 Got a new couch?. Sell your old one in the Alligator Classifieds. Call 373-FIND (3463) to place your ad today. BED QUEEN $120 ORTHOPEDIC Pillow-top, mattress & box. Name brand, new, still in plastic. Call 352-372-7490 can deliver. 8-18-14-25-6 BED FULL SIZE $100 ORTHOPEDIC Pillow-top mattress & box. New, unused, still in plastic w/warranty. Can deliver. Call 352377-9846 8-18-14-25-6 MICROFIBER SOFA & LOVESEAT $400 Brand new still packaged w/warranty. Must sell. Can deliver. Retail $1600. 352-3727490 8-18-14-25-6 BED KING $200 PILLOWTOP mattress & box springs. Orthopedic rated. Name brand, new, never been used, in plastic with warranty. Call 352-372-8588. Can deliver. 8-18-25-6 SOFA & LOVESEAT 100% Italian leather. Brand new in plastic w/warranty. Retail $1800. Sacrifice $700. Call 352-377-9846 8-18-25-6 BEDROOM SET$300 BRAND NEW Still in boxes! 5 pieces include: Headboard, Nightstand, Dresser, Mirror, Chest. Must sell, can deliver. 352-377-9846. 8-18-14-25-6 Selling computers, parts, or repair services or just looking for that new rig? Look in the Alligator Classifieds. Call 373-FIND for more information. COMPUTER & LAPTOP REPAIRS Network specialists We buy computers and laptops Working and Non-working 378-4009, 607 NW 13th Street 4-23-14-60-7 COMPUTER HELP AND REPAIR Call John @ Just PC's Virus Removal, Cracked Screen Tutorials, Upgrades, Office 352-246-2231, 6515 NW 36 Terr 9-30-14-73-7 Sell your old stereo, cell phone, and more in the Electronics Section of the Alligator Classifieds. 373-FIND In the market for a new set of wheels or just looking to add a second to that collection? Want personalized handlebars or a fitted seat? Check in the Alligator Classifieds UF Surplus On-Line Auctionsare underwaybikes, computers, furniture, vehicles & more. All individuals interested in bidding go to: SURPLUS.UFL.EDU 392-0370 8-18-14-25-10 HORSES & GOATSFOR SALE Charlie 352-278-1925 8-18-25-10 Alligator Classifieds is the way to get your 2 wheels on the road. Show off your bikes, scooters, and repair services. Call 373-FIND to get your classified in. 8-18-14-25-11 NEW SCOOTERS 4 LESS Great Scooters, Service & Prices! 118 NW 14th Ave, Ste D, 336-1271 Vespa, Genuine, GMW, & More! NS4L.com facebook.com/newscooters4less 8-18-14-25-11 SCOOTER REPAIRNew Scooters 4 Less has LOW repair rates! Will repair any make/model. Close to UF! Pick-ups avail. Cheap oil changes!! 336-1271 8-18-14-25-11 Road Rat Motors Largest Scooter Store in Town! Run by Gator Grads! New scooters starting at $999. 1-2yr warranties with roadside assistance includ ed. 376-6275 RoadRatMotors.com 8-1814-25-11

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Road Rat Motors offers FREE pickup service for any paid scooter repair. LOWEST labor rate, quickest turnaround in town! Will repair ANY brand scooter. Free estimates. 3766275. RoadRatMotors.com 8-18-14-25-11 SCOOTER RENTALSRent for a day, week, month or semester. Now renting Buddy scooters too! 352-336-1271 www.gainesvillescooterrentals.com 8-18-14-25-11 Campus Scooters Mobile Sales and Scooter Service. We offer free estimates on all repairs and we come to you. We also have new scooters starting at $799.00 Call us today at 352-263-0425 8-18-14-25-11 WWW.SWAMPCYCLES.COM Scooters & Motorcycles Sales & Service Quality, Experienced, Certified Technicians. Close to Campus, Lowest Prices. 633 NW 13th St. 352-373-8823 8-18-25-11 Unload your lot. Sell your cars through Alligator Advertising for cheap. 373-FIND or place your ad online at www.alligator.org/ classifieds We Buy Junk Cars Trucks, Vans Titled only Call KT 352-281-9980 or 352-215-3191 8-18-25-12 SUNRISE AUTO SALES NO CREDIT CHECK!!! 6 MONTHS TO PAY DOWN PAYMENT!!! 352-375-9090 8-18-25-12 SUNRISE AUTO RENTAL ALL VEHICLES 2014 3630 N MAIN ST www.carrentalsunrise.com 352-375-9090 8-18-25-12 SUNRISE AUTO RENTAL EASY TO RENT!!!! NO CREDIT CARD REQUIRED! www.carrentalsunrise.com 352-375-9090 8-18-25-12 GET INTO A VEHICLE $100 & UP PAYMENTS YOU CAN AFFORD 6 MONTHS TO PAY TAX, TITLE, & REGISTRATION FEES 352-338-1999 8-18-25-12 SUN CITY AUTO SALES ALL VEHICLES $0 DOWN NO CREDIT CHECK!!! NO EMPLOYMENT CHECK 352-338-1999 8-18-25-12 91 CHEVY CAPRISE $1300 00 DODGE INTREPID $1500 96 PONTIAC BONNEVILLE $1500 00 JEEP CHEROKEE $1500 352-338-1999 8-18-25-12 Don't forget to tell them:"I found it in The Alligator!" CASH PAID $300 AND UP!!!ANY CONDITION-RUNNING OR NOT!!! FREE TOWING & SAME DAY PICK-UP NO TITLE NEEDED. Call Steve 352-771-6191 8-18-14-25-12 HEADLINERS SAGGING?POWER WINDOWS DON'T WORK? Call or google Steve's Headliners 352-226-1973. On site available. 8-18-2512 This newspaper assumes no responsibility for injury or loss arising from contacts made through advertising. We suggest that any reader who responds to advertising use caution and investigate the sincerity of the advertiser before giving out personal information or arranging meetings or investing money. UF GRAD PAYS MOREfor gold jewelry, scrap gold, Rolex, diamonds, guitars, etc. Top $$$. Get my offer before you sell! Call Jim 376-8090 or 222-8090 8-18-25-13 The American Cancer Society Road to Recovery Volunteers Needed!VOLUNTEER DRIVERS NEEDEDto transport cancer patients to treatment. Flexible schedule. Training and liability insurance provided. Please call 352-240-5062 if interested. St. Francis House is a homeless shelter and soup kitchen located in downtown Gainesville, and we are looking for help from volunteers like you. St. Francis House depends on monetary support from individual donors and community businesses in order to help feed the homeless and the hungry.If you are interested in volunteering,please contact Candice Jones at (352) 378-9079 or sfhcoor@stfrancis.cfcoxmail.comTo make a donation by mail,please send checks payable to St. Francis House P.O. Box 12491 Gainesville, FL 32604 CASH PAID $300 AND UP!!!ANY CONDITION-RUNNING OR NOT!!! FREE TOWING & SAME DAY PICK-UP NO TITLE NEEDED CALL 352-771-6191 8-18-14-25-13 VOLUNTEERS NEEDED I AM BLIND & WOULD LIKE HELP WITH: Rides to church: Mass at Queen of Peace. Learning to rake knit hats to send to Haiti & other places. Call 352-219-6948 5-22-14-25-13 The Alachua County Crisis Center is seeking volunteers to become Crisis Line Counselors. 60 hours of in-depth training are provided. This is an opportunity to impact the lives of fellow community members and to gain life-enhancing communication skills. The next training class begins Saturday, May 17th, 2014. Please contact Jan Greene at 352-264-6782 or visit ttp://www.alachua county.us/Depts/CSS/CrisisCenter/Pages/ Volunteer.aspx for more information. 5-1519-13 ALLIGATOR CLASSIFIED ADSGET THE JOB DONE!REACH MORE THAN 50,000 READERS EACH PUBLICATION DAY This newspaper assumes no responsibility for injury or loss arising from contacts made through advertising. We suggest that any reader who responds to advertising use caution and investigate the sincerity of the advertiser before giving out personal information or arranging meetings or investing money. Students in Accounting, Aviation, Business/ Sales and computer science needed for various positions. Flexible schedules and competitive pay. Join our team! Learn more at www.gleim.com/employment 8-18-1425-14 SBSG is a financial transcription company offering part-time work. Create your own schedule Competitive Production-Based Pay Close to campus! Must be able to touch-type 65wpm Apply Online: www.sbsgrp.com 12-3-14151-14 BEST PART-TIME JOB IN GATOR NATION 3 Miles from Campus $11.25/ Hr to Start | $12-$15 After Training Flexible Schedule | Ideal for Students Call Today (352) 2640044 5-13-14-1614 CARPENTER Skilled metal stud framer for high production construction site. CONSTRUCTION ASST Assist with planning and working with subcontractors on rebuilding of 30,000 sq. ft. of office space off I-75. Order materials. Provide clerical support. Be familiar with AutoCad and SketchUp. Competitive salary. Flexible hours. Please apply online at www.gleim.com/employment. 5-22-14-4-14 University of Florida Survey Research Center 720 SW 2nd Ave. suite 156 Hiring for Summer Apply Mon-Fri 9am-8pm 392 2908 ext. 105 $9.00/$9.50/hr + Incentive + Paid Training Bilingual SPANISH Speakers Needed http://www.bebr.ufl.edu/survey/hiring 5-20-14-10-14 RGIS, LLC PT Hourly Work Flexible schedules$8/hr to start, apply online at RGIS.com 5-29-14-11-14 SPEND YOUR SUMMER AT CAMP LOCHEARN IN BEAUTIFUL VERMONT. Now hiring Horseback and Tennis instructors for very competitive pay. Camplochearn.com or call 802-333-4211 ask for Tony or Blake in our Gainesville office. 6-12-14-14-14 NOW HIRING Outstanding Notetakers and Editors SUMMER 2014 Apply online at SmokinNotes.com 5-20-14-6-14 Looking for college student to help clean a home on Saturday for 4-6 hours. Pay is competitive. Email: ltouchto@yahoo.com 5-153-14 Caregiver wanted for an awesome young adult with Autism. Looking for someone who would like to gain, or has experience, with a person with Autism. Weekday 2-7pm and occasional weekend hours. Please contact 352-505-9255 or mlgarlin@ufl.edu 5-15-14-3-14 Don't forget to tell them:"I found it in The Alligator!" Friends dont let friends drive drunk. ALLIGATOR

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UF faculty looking for an engineering or math student interested in robotics to part time tutor her 11 year old son in simple math, and teach building basic robots with Arduino. Supplies provided. $25/hr 1-3 hrs a week. jcastagno@ufl.edu 5-15-14-2-14 DATA ENTRY/CLERICAL POSITION Full or Part Time Please apply in person. Institute of Veterinary Spec 3603 NW 98th St. Suite A. 5-27-5-14 TUTOR FOR INTERNET HOME SCHOOLING OF 8 YR OLD DURING AN EIGHT MONTH BOATING TRIP TO CANADA & BACK. TRIP STARTS END OF JUNE. ROOM, BOARD, SMALL SALARY ON THIS SAILING ADVENTURE! SEND RESUME AND PICTURE TO: SAILING P.O. BOX 1870 KEYSTONE HEIGHTS, FLORIDA 32656 5-29-14-6-14 EMT/Para.-State Lic. & CPR Card Phlebotomist/Receptionist Must have HS Diploma/GED. Exp. a +/willing to train. Alt. wknds req. FT/PT Available. Apply @ DCI Biologicals, 150 NW 6th St. 8-29-14-30-14 Language editors (Russian and Spanish) needed by educational organization to support part-time, temporary assignment (5 8 months). Duties include performing QC on translations, coordinating work and schedules with the translations vendor, and making edits as necessary to book files and other documents. Requires written and verbal fluency in target languages, above-average editorial skills, and proficiency in Microsoft applications. Adobe CS6 (Indesign and Illustrator) skills are a plus. DFWP EOE Submit resume to resume@nccer.org 5-27-14-5-14 STAY IN GAINESVILLE Gleim Publications has the following openings: SOFTWARE DEVELOPER WEB DEVELOPER WEB DESIGNER ACCOUNTING EDITOR PROFESSOR RELATIONS REP SALES CONSULTANT TECH SUPPORT LINUX ADMINISTRATOR ADMIN ASST ACCOUNTING RESEARCH ASST CONSTRUCTION ASST/PT CARPENTER PAINTER Good benefits that includes medical reimbursement bonus, profit sharing/retirement, paid time off, tuition reimbursement, etc. Flexible schedules. Casual dress code. Please complete an online application at www.gleim.com/employment. 5-29-14-6-14 Interface Youth Program Central has PRN positions avail. for weekend shifts. $10.50/ hr. AA and prev. residential exp. preferred. Applications can be picked up at: 1400 NW 29th Rd., Gvl, FL 32605. Submit completed application and resume to Gonzellas Whitter, Residential Supervisor. Background Screening req., EOE/DFWP, E-Verify Employer 5-15-2-14 PT cleaner neededyou must OWN a RELIABLE car w/ VALID license, paying $8/ hr and additional $10ea day for gas. Please contact Caleitha 352-214-0868 text is ok as well. 5-27-5-14 GREAT JOBS ARE HARD TO FIND!! But not anymore! We are seeking fun, conscientious, people-oriented, experienced vet techs. Our management team and staff are friendly and supportive with a passion for providing the best possible emergency veterinary medicine and surgery. 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TUESDAY, MAY 13, 2014 WWW.ALLIGATORSPORTS.ORG Walton selected by USA SoftballFlorida coach Tim Walton was selected as one of 25 coaches for the 2015-2016 USA Softball Womens National Team Coaching Pool on Monday.Kurt Roper will have a new offensive weapon this season in transfer Jake McGee. Read story on page 16.Alligator File Photo JORDAN MCPHERSONAlligator Staff Writer@J_McPherson1126 Easley goes in first round of NFL draft JORDAN MCPHERSONAlligator Staff Writer@J_McPherson1126 Florida to host FAMU in NCAA Regional RoundZOOPS SCOOP Busy summer in UF athletics SEE COLUMN, PAGE 15 SEE SOFT, PAGE 15 SEE DRAFT, PAGE 15 Jonathan Czupryntwitter: @jczupryn UF Sof tball TweetableYou thought you could run away from me @MR_ChUcKiE_2 !! Lol back to work we go. GO GATORS.

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14, ALLIGATOR TUESDAY, MAY 13, 2014 EDEN OTEROAlligator Writer@edenotero_lTeams arent ranked in the top and I think she Floridas defense denies Denver, faces familiar challenge nextOLeary LACR OSSE

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Walton said. This is my ninth year here and weve hosted all nine years. There hasnt been one year where its been easy. UF is 2-0 against its regional 10-6 in Orlando on March 26 and the Gators blanked the Hatters 8-0 at home. The winner of the doubleelimination regional will face the which consists of No. 12 seed and The tournament as a whole faces for Florida. UF is one of 11 has faced 15 of the teams selected for the tournament. Florida is 20-10 this season against those 15 teams but holds just a 5-9 record against teams in But instead of dwelling on the ahead. season is really irrelevant. Now ball. native was third on the team with 52 tackles and second backer with the 169th overall Powell notched 84 tackles and 11 sacks in 36 games for the Gators. He led Florida with four sacks in 2013 while cluding seven behind the line of scrimmage for a loss of 46 yards. the sixth round. contests at right guard for UF surrendered 40 sacks in 2013 nity to make teams as undrafted free agents. least one game at every offenand 20 touchdowns in 50 career games during his tenure at Florida. Offensive lineman Damien Jacobs and linebacker Darrin Kitchens inked undrafted free agent deals with the Buffalo Offensive lineman Kyle that he will be trying out for the Atlanta Falcons. ALLIGATOR Alligator File PhotoTim Walton instructs his team during a game on Feb. 17, 2007. Walton and Florida squad will begin the NCAA Tournament on Friday. Gators host regional 12 straight years SOFT, from page 13Softball, lacrosse and more look to continue success in postseason The softball squad will host its 12th off against Florida A&M on Friday night. Tournament. analysis from Jordan McPherson afterward. gram that lost 13 members of its 2010 inaugural class to graduation before the season Gators and you should be there to witness the its run of historic success. bylines throughout the next few months too. to make sure you dont miss a second of this stay tuned for one crazy summer. COLUMN, from page 13 DRAFT, from page 13Roberson, Purifoy sign undrafted deal Were really excited to host. This is my ninth year here and weve hosted all nine years. There hasnt been one year where its been easy.Tim WaltonCoach

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16, ALLIGATOR TUESDAY, MAY 13, 2014 MORGAN MORIARTYAlligator Writer@Morgan_MoriartyThe tight end position at Florida has been virtually nonexistent since the end of the 2012-2013 season when Jordan Reed declared for the NFL Draft. Last year, tight ends Clay Burton and Tevin Westbrook combined for just four catches for 42 yards. But a transfer, who announced his decision Friday afternoon, may give the Gators the playmaker they desperately need at the position. Enter former University of Virginia tight end Jake McGee. The 6-foot-5, 250-pound redshirt senior announced via Twitter on Friday that he would transfer to UF. The NCAA normally forces regular transfer students to sit out a year before joining their new team, but McGee is eligible this upcoming season because he is pursuing a graduate degree that is not offered at UVA and therefore is covered in the onetime transfer exception detailed in NCAA bylaw 14.1.8.1. McGee plans to get a masters degree in Sports Management. He started classes at UF on Monday. Its something that Im pretty excited about, and its been sort of a quick process but something that I feel really strong about and Im excited to get to Gainesville, McGee said in a phone interview Saturday. He was the Cavaliers leading receiver last season, racking up 395 yards and two touchdowns in 11 games. The Richmond, Va. native came through in the clutch as well with 14 of his 43 total catches coming on third down including both his scores. The Gators receiving statistics on a whole last year were nothing the season ranked 116th in the nation in yards per reception. But moving to a new up-tempo, spread offensive scheme means offensive coordinator Kurt Roper will be utilizing tight ends often with the goal of having them make plays in space. Hes a really smart offensive coordinator, and (he) puts the guys in the best situations to succeed, McGee said. From everything Ive heard, theres a lot of talent on this offense, and I think hell be able to make the most out of everyone. Roper, who was Dukes offensive coordinator from 2008 to 2013, helped lead a Blue Devils offense to school history. More importantly for McGee, Dukes second leading receiver was ished the year with 46 catches for 600 yards. McGee said that Florida presented the best opportunity to have when he was weighing his options following the 2013-2014 season with UVA. He was granted his scholarship release from Virginia on April 25. think is really good for me and to have an opportunity to have a good last season and play with a bunch of guys who have the same goal of winning and winning championships, McGee said. McGee is all too familiar with Ropers offense Virginia suffered a 35-22 loss to Duke on October 19. Deaver, playing at tight end for the Blue Devils, was Dukes leading receiver in the game with two of his teams three passing touchdowns. McGee recorded four receptions for 32 yards, but the 6-foot-5 target was held without a score. During his time at Virginia, he was used as more of a hybrid tight end/wide receiver within the Cavaliers offense. He said that as a versatile tight end he will be able to give more looks offensively for the I move around a lot just as the type of player I am, whether its the slot, McGee said, And coach Ropers offense does a great job of putting the tight end position in a chance to succeed whether its on the line, off the ball or really anyFlorida quarterback Jeff Driskel will be responsible for getting McGee the ball to make those much needed plays on offense. McGee said that meeting Driskel in person during his visit to UF him more excited to play with the redshirt junior this fall. I got to know him on my visit last weekend, McGee said. Hes a great guy, and Im excited to get to start working with him and get some chemistry. He has a great arm and everything Ive heard hes a great leader on the team. While McGee didnt get a chance to personally meet some of Floridas tight ends and receivers, he said he has seen positive things from them I havent met many of them yet, he said. Ive seen some tape on them, and there are some guys that know them but once I get to know them I hope they take me in with open arms and sort of get to build a connection with them too. You may be wondering why McGee an obviously talented playmaker chose to come to UF, which is coming off a 4-8 season. But he said there is going to be criticism in every aspect of college sports and its his job to not let that affect his decisions. You have negative in everything that you do especially in college sports, McGee said. There are people that support you, people that dont. But I dont really look at or listen to that type of talkand I just try to stay with the positive and whats best for me. He added that Florida may surprise some people this season something that every Gators fan wants to hear. From everything Ive heard and everything Ive seen, I think a good season is in store for next year and Im excited to be a part of it.McGee makes move, tranfers from Cavaliers to GatorsAlligator File PhotoOffensive coordinator Kurt Roper addresses the media during his introductory press conference on Jan. 13. Roper will coach transfer Jake McGee, who decided to attend Florida as a graduate student. Its something that Im pretty excited about, and its been sort of a quick process but something that I feel really strong about and Im excited to get to Gainesville.Jake McGeeUF tight end