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WEDNESDAY, APRIL 14, 2010


THE COUNTDOWN BEGINS


Randy Wells and his family celebrate after hearing the news of his victory in the race for
Gainesville City Commission at the Supervisor of Elections Office Tuesday night.

STATE

Rubio cancels speech


By ANDREW WYZAN
Alligator Contributing Writer

U.S. Senate candidate Marco Rubio, who
was scheduled to speak tonight in the Reitz
Union Grand Ballroom, has postponed his
trip to Gainesville.
UF College Republicans chairman Jona-
than Lott said Rubio canceled his speech
due to an illness in his family.
On his Web site, Rubio wrote he is re-
turning to South Florida because his father
was diagnosed with a recurrence of lung
cancer.
The UF College Republicans were orga-
nizing the event in conjunction with Rubio's
campaign.
Rubio, the former Florida speaker of the


House, is campaigning against Gov. Charlie
Crist for the Republican nomination for the
Senate seat being vacated by Sen. George
LeMieux.
The election will be held Nov. 2.
According to a Ras-
mussen Reports poll
released Monday, 57
percent of Florida's Re-
publican voters are likely
to vote for Rubio in the
primary. Crist, his imme-
diate opponent, is behind
Rubio by almost 30 points.
Lott said Rubio is
cleaning up the polls because he is running
on a platform of being a "true conservative"
who supports small government.


* LOWE LEADS BY 35 VOTES.

By CJ PRUNER
and ALISON SCHWARTZ
Alligator Staff Writers

Craig Lowe had 35 reasons to cel-
ebrate Tuesday night.
In the thinnest of margins, only 35
votes separated City Commissioner
Lowe from his opponent in the mayoral
race, Don Marsh.
And while it was enough to celebrate
at The Top Restaurant, it wasn't enough
to cinch an official victory.
Since Lowe only secured 50.1 percent
of the vote, the final say on who gets the
keys to City Hall will be decided by an
automatic recount.
According to Pam Carpenter, supervi-
sor of elections, there needs to be a mar-
gin of victory greater than half a percent-
age point to officially deem a winner.
"Stay tuned," she said. "We have
some work to do."
The official results are expected to be
released Friday when the results are cer-
tified.
For Lowe, this is just another bump
on a rocky campaign trail that was not
exempt from political mudslinging and
personal attacks.
"This was a very unusual campaign,"
he said. "We chose to focus on the issues


... We will press forward."
Although he did not accuse Marsh of
such campaign tactics, Lowe said it is
clear who ran a positive and who ran a
negative campaign.
"Frankly, you can't run a city on neg-
ativity," he said.
Lowe is no stranger to marginal
wins. In 2003, he secured a victory in the
District 4 City Commission race by 16
votes.
"This was a very unusual cam-
paign. We chose to focus on the
issues ... We will press forward."
Craig Lowe
mayoral candidate

As Lowe awaits the certification of the
results, he said he will continue with the
same zeal he has maintained throughout
the campaign.
"We will remain focused with our
eyes on what lies ahead," he said.
Despite the lack of a definitive conclu-
sion in the mayoral race, the seat for Dis-
trict 4 City Commission went to Randy
Wells, who got 1,305 votes, compared to
opponent Penny Wheat's 793 votes.
With his wife and 5-year-old daughter
by his side, Wells credited his triumph to
his family and enthusiastic support from
the District 4 community, including stu-
SEE RESULTS, PAGE 5


Students get temp tats


By ALLYSON FOX
Alligator Contributing Writer

Some students who walked onto Turl-
ington Plaza on Tuesday walked out with
a temporary tattoo.
As part of International Month,
Chandni Patel, the president of Volun-
teers for International Student Affairs,
painted 25 free henna tattoos on students
to help them learn about South Asian cul-
ture.
Hennas are traditional tattoos that
originated in India.


The free tattoos, which were painted
on students' hands, shoulders and wrists,
were just one part of UF's International
Month events that celebrate different cul-
tures and educate students about them.
"Most people knew or had heard of
henna before, but a lot of
On people wanted to know the
Campus cultural tradition behind it,"
Patel wrote in an e-mail. "It
was a great way to interact with a lot of
cultures, because people asked a lot of
questions while they were getting their

SEE VISA, PAGE 5


UF starter Greg
Larson lasted just
two innings and
allowed FSU's only
runs of the game,
and the Gators'
offense never got
going as they loss
3-2 in Tallahasse
on Tuesday.
See Story, Page 14.


Gainesville woman arrested after trying to fight police


Gainesville Police Department arrested a
woman Tuesday morning after she decided to
fight the police arresting her friend for a DUI.
Sandra Barnard, 32, would not have been
charged if she hadn't disobeyed police orders
to stay out of the roadway and avoid the po-
lice car her friend was sitting in, according to
a GPD report.
Barnard ran up to the car and jumped into
the backseat with her friend, shouting obsceni-
ties and slamming the door shut when police


ordered her to get out, the report said.
Officer John Koprowski tried to remove
Barnard by her wrists, but she spun around
and started kicking him, hitting him in his
chest and thighs, according to the report.
After being handcuffed and placed in the
car, Barnard continued to kick so much that
officers feared she'd break the windows. After
several orders to stop, Barnard was restrained.
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WHAT'S HAPPENING
Blankets, Pride, and an Israeli
Film
Today, 7 p.m.
UF Hillel, 2020 W University
Ave.
Come out to Hillel to finish
off the semester with a service
project.
We will be making blankets
for foster care children, watch-
ing an Israeli film for Pride
Awareness Month and taking a
load off. See you there.

Edible Book Contest
Thursday, 11 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.
Library West walkway
Come and view the edible
book entries and vote for "Best
Overall."
Winners will be announced
at noon. Enjoy free cake. Details
are available at www.uflib.ufl.
edu/readathon.

Walk In My Shoes
Friday, 9 a.m.
Reitz Union North Lawn
To symbolize the road to re-
covery for survivors of sexual
abuse and to raise awareness
for Sexual Assault Awareness
Month, Lauren Book-Lim will
walk through UF's campus as
part of Walk In My Shoes, a 500-
mile walk across Florida.
Join the walk from Reitz
Union North Lawn to Plaza of
the Americas, where she will
speak about sexual violence on
university campuses and ser-
vices that are available to stu-
dents.
Participants will receive a
free T-shirt prior to the walk.
For more information, go to the
Facebook event.

Talk with the Rev. Donna Lee:
LGBTQ Issues in Religion
Saturday, 7 p.m.
Civic Media Center, 433 S Main
St.
The event is presented by
Campus Counterpoise. For
further information, contact
CampusCounterpoise@gmail.
com.

Israel Independence Day
Celebration
Sunday, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
UF Hillel, 2020 W University
Ave.
Come out to Hillel to cele-
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Robot Demonstrations at UF
Monday, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
NEB Harris Rotunda
Come out and see the ro-
bot demonstration of the 15
students in the Intelligent
Machines Design Laboratory
course as they show off the
robots they designed this se-
mester.
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Warm weather brings excess strawberries, low prices


* THE SEASON USUALLY ENDS IN
EARLY APRIL.

By KAREN SULLIVAN
Alligator Contributing Writer

Strawberry lovers are seeing steals at su-
permarket registers thanks to a surge in sup-
ply at season's end.
Freezing temperatures shortened the fruit's
shelf life at the beginning of the year, but the
return of warm weather in March kept straw-
berries growing into April, leaving farmers
overstocked.
"That cold weather pushed everything


back. The fruit's biological clock was slowed
up," said Marcus Caswell, quality assurance
manager for Wishnatzki Farms.
Ted Campbell, executive director of the
Florida Strawberry Growers Association, said
strawberry-picking season typically lasts from
Thanksgiving to Easter and starts to peak in
February. But this year the fruit did not flour-
ish until the first week of March.
Campbell said the strawberry crop yielded
about half the normal amount in January and
February, and growth has been 25 to 30 per-
cent less this season.
"The cold winter really kept the production
down," Campbell said. "And all of a sudden
everything started to come into full fruit."


While the season tends to wrap up by early
April, Caswell said he expects harvesting will
continue for another week.
"We're still putting out a really good
amount of fruit right now, which is not usual,"
he said. "
Retailers start outsourcing to California in
March when Florida farm-
Around ers lose their supply of
Gainesville strawberries, he said.
Though many in-state
retailers are supporting Florida's strawberry
market, farmers are facing competition from
out-of-state growers, reflected in the prices.
"We were forced to really sell at a rock-
bottom price," Caswell said.


Caswell suggests consumers get to their
local grocery stores before California has the
chance to raise the market price.
"The prices are there," he said. "But that'll
probably end relatively soon."
Publix has been selling 1-pound containers
of the berries at four for $5 since April 1, and
spokesman Dwaine Stevens said prices should
remain that way until Friday.
"As long as the quantities and quality are
there we're going to keep that price," he said.
Other stores are also promoting strawberry
sales. At Winn-Dixie 2-pound boxes have been
sold for as low as $3.99 while 1-pound contain-
ers were $2.99 at Albertsons and $1.50 at Wal-
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Student senate discusses crisis response


By ELIZABETH BEHRMAN
Alligator Writer

Senators learned about the UF Counseling
Center's response to the March 2 shooting of
Kofi Adu-Brempong when they gathered for
Tuesday's meeting.
Sherry Benton, the director of the UF
Counseling Center, said the center was un-
able to do more for Adu-Brempong because
there were eight severe, suicidal cases re-
ported before Adu-Brempong's.
Laura Templeton, a counselor from the UF
Counseling Center's Crisis Response Team,
went with police to visit Adu-Brempong the
day before the shooting, but no counselors


"We really try to get out there. We
try to let people know about us. We
try to encourage people to use us."
Sherry Benton
director of the UF Counseling Center

came the night of the shooting because the
situation was too dangerous, according to
Alligator archives.
She said about 14 percent of students
come to the counseling center for help every
year.
"We really try to get out there," Benton
said. "We try to let people know about us.


We try to encourage people to use us."
After Benton's speech, senators unani-
mously passed a resolution calling for the
protection of academic freedom on campus
in response to the UF administration's deci-
sion to prohibit two graduate students from
using their post-earthquake footage in their
thesis documentary about an aid organiza-
tion in Haiti.
They were not allowed to use the footage
because it was shot after the university estab-
lished a policy banning UF-sponsored trips
to Haiti in order to protect student safety.
Unite Party Sen. Ben Meyers said students
should be able to pursue any opportunity
that they see fit to further their education.


Education


students


display art


on campus

* THE SHOW BEGINS TODAY.

By KIMBERLY CASCANTE
Alligator Contributing Writer

Students in the College of Edu-
cation will display their artwork
created for class for all of UF to see
today.
The art show, which starts today
at 10:30 p.m. in the Norman Hall
basement, combined technology,
creativity and fun into a student's
classwork, according to Christopher
Sessums, professor for the School of
Teaching and Learning.
Sessums said students recreated
the poem, "The Red Wheelbarrow,"
written by William Carlos Williams,
and one of his photos.
"Often times, teaching and
learning are stripped
On of many creative as-
Campus pects," Sessums said.
"This was a way I
thought we could spice things up
and have fun applying what we're
learning in a different way."
Students in the Integrating Tech-
nology into the Secondary Curricu-
lum course started preparing for
the art show since the third week
of class and could only discuss the
project using social media like Fa-
cebook and Twitter.
Monik Markus, the documentar-
ian of the art show, said it was dif-
ficult to tell if the show was going
in the right direction because of this
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UF student Marco
Shapanka plays an
acoustic guitar and
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12,187 people voted in the runoff


RESULTS, from page 1


dents.
"I believe our city benefits from the in-
volvement and engagement of students," he
said. "This community is a better community
when students are involved."
For Gainesville voters, there was another
victory.
Of the 72,769 registered voters in Ala-
chua County, 12,187, or 16.75 percent, cast
their ballots. This was an increase from the
first election, which saw 10,180 cards cast,
despite runoff elections historically facing


lower turnouts.
Marsh, however, was still not satisfied.
Snagging 49.9 percent of
the vote, Marsh said that he
was not content with the
turnout, dubbing those who
did not make it to the polls
"slackers."
Although the results did
Wells not bring him any closure,
wels he said he would not be
spending the next few days worrying about
the outcome of the recount.
"It's really out of my hands," he said. "I'm
not going to be the one counting the votes."


There will be a talent show Thursday


Bowl Me Over
Matt Kinberg, a mechanical engineering junior, turns himself in to a
human bowling ball during the RUB Entertainment event Fun Before
Finals Tuesday afternoon on the Reitz Union North Lawn.


VISA, from page 1


tattoos."
Other International Month activities include
Thursday's VISA Talent Show, which features
performances from organizations including the
African Student Union, India Inc. and Sabor La-
tino.
Patel said students who attended Tuesday's
event could also donate money to Gators United
for Haiti, but they were not required to donate.
"I won't turn anyone away," Patel said.
Patel painted designs varying from flowers
to Hebrew letters.
Henna tattoos are painted on the hands and
feet of women before marriage and are made of
crushed up leaves, rose water and lemon juice.
The ingredients contain no chemicals, and the
mixture can also act as a natural hair dye, Patel
said.
Patel learned how to design henna tattoos


by watching professionals paint them at wed-
dings.
Rupam Sharma, a first-year graduate stu-
dent in health education and behavior, got a
henna tattoo shaped like a heart on the palm of
her hand when she stopped on Turlington.
"I won't turn anyone away."
Chandni Patel
president of Volunteers for International Stu-
dent Affairs

Sharma, whose family is from India, said
henna tattoos are a tradition for brides in her
culture.
The bride gets henna tattoos on her hands
and feet, and the tattoos are part of a bigger cel-
ebration involving dancing, singing, chanting
and eating, Sharma said.
"It's like a bachelorette party," she said.






6, ALLIGATOR U WEDNESDAY, APRIL 14, 2010

Editorial

Foot in Mouth

Huckabee's homophobia

ignorant, offensive

We heart Huckabees.
We especially heart one particular Huckabee when
he makes statements essentially comparing gay mar-
riage to incest and polygamy material that writes itself.
Facing fierce backlash following an interview in New Jersey
last week, former Gov. Mike Huckabee spoke about "accom-
modating" those who believe in same-sex marriage the same
way people accommodate those who believe in using drugs,
polygamy and incest.
Let's put this into context. This is coming from the former
presidential candidate and governor from the armpit of the
country, the state where we get such treasures as The Little
Rock Nine, Walmart and Billy Bob Thornton Arkansas.
This is coming from the former governor who denied a Med-
icaid-funded abortion when a 15-year-old girl was impregnated
by her stepfather. This is the kind of crazy we just can't buy. This
is the kind of word-vomit news we send muffin baskets for.
But after the muffin baskets subside and our smiles fade
for the kind of crazy talk we relish in the newsroom, we start
to scold and we do it often. This is the same guy who won
the Iowa caucus in 2008, thereby emerging as the Republican
Party's first front-runner in the last presidential election before
our good ole boy from Arizona stole the show.
We find Huckabee's comments of "accommodation" not
only offensive but ignorant and not welcome anywhere but
back in the armpit that is the entire state of Arkansas.
We hope America acknowledges this comparison when con-
sidering who it wants to run our country.
And let's face it, we've seen what happens when we put
Arkansas governors in the White House things get a little
sticky.
Just ask Ms. Lewinsky.



Can you hear us now?


When this time of
year rolls around
and finals are loom-
ing, we can at least smile for
teacher evaluations.
It's the one time when
we're supposed to be able to
really explain how we feel
about the classes we're tak-
ing and the people who run
them. But, honestly, after all
this time, we're beginning to
wonder if our opinion really
matters to anyone at all.
Yes, there are the standard
evaluations and the bubble-in
responses we give. Yes, there's
even a section on the back
where we can explain exactly
why picked those numbers.
And, yes, there are sites like
ratemyprofessors.com where
we can trust that people
are somewhat more honest
when one can feel even more
anonymous typing up a rant
instead of writing it down in


that handwriting the profes-
sor could possibly recognize.
We're given plenty of chances
to say how we feel, and with
the Assessment of Instructors
search on ufl.edu and ratemy-
professors.com, we can warn
others.
But, aside from the stu-
dents, no one seems to care
what the students really
think. What exactly do evalu-
ations do for the teachers and
administrators who say they
take them seriously? What
difference does it make to
anyone except the students?
Teachers with the worst evals
and awful ratings on Rate
My Professors are still teach-
ing classes next fall, and great
teachers who are praised con-
tinuously still don't seem to
get noticed.
We've always felt like
evals give us the chance to tell
the truth, but is anyone really
listening?


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It's a scary world outside. Past the comforts of my tiny,
messy dorm room, danger lurks at every turn. People
from foreign lands plot to wipe me and my country off
the map. Even getting into a Toyota is akin to dancing with
death. Or that's at least what the media would have you be-
lieve. To me, news today has increasingly become a stream of
cautionary tales and exaggerated warnings.
Every time you flip on the channel, you are greeted with
another shark attack, deadly car accident or plane crash.
While terrible tragedies such as the airplane crash that killed
Poland's president Lech Kaczynski and the mine disaster in
West Virginia certainly warrant coverage and worldwide ex-
posure, I cannot help but feel that the news often relies too
much on stories that deal with tragedy and manufacture fear
for the sake of ratings. Every time I turn on the television, an-
other tragedy has occurred overnight and my own sense of
security is assaulted. Even against my own judgment, I can't
help but listen to these news reports and become engrossed
in the manufactured melodrama.
Eventually, I see others and often find myself incorpo-
rating their warnings into my own daily life and worrying
about things that prove irrational. A great example is the
blitz of coverage that surrounded the outbreak of swine flu
last year. While swine flu is a serious illness, I felt it was truly
overblown and turned into an all-out plague of fear. Warn-
ings over the safety of products are incredibly important to
consumers, but many times they are overblown and only in-
cite irrational panic.
In addition to this, ever since I can remember, television
shows that deal with crimes, murders and the like have
worked constantly to bring other peoples' pain into your
home and bring dramatic elements to crimes. These elements,
often created through the use of haunting music, the dulcet
tones of Bill Kurtis and/or the ghostly visage of Keith Mor-


Joshua Lee
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rison, only serve to exaggerate and
intensify the fear of the world outside
of our doors. It is easy to understand
why news organizations broadcast
such personal tales of tragedy. Crimes
committed against innocents are heart
wrenching. They force the viewer to
watch the events out of a shared sense
of humanity and horror.


It often seems that the more gruesome and bizarre the sad
event is, the more excessive the coverage. However, exploit-
ing personal suffering and pain for ratings and in the name
of creating manufactured drama only serves as a catalyst to
creating panic in an already fearful America. Creating news
reports covering and warning of dangers in the world, along
with broadcasting of personal stories of crime and deviance,
has the combined effect of portraying the world outside our
doors as one fraught with threats and filled with strangers.
Too often, I feel like the media sensationalizes stories and
fabricates a world that is exponentially more perilous than
the one we live in. This is not to say that there are no dangers
that we have to look out for. Victims of crime will tell you to
always be aware of your surroundings, especially at night.
Driving a car is a daily event that can, and unfortunately
sometimes does, end in tragedy.
Personally, I strongly advise people to cover their ears
when Owl City or Ke$ha comes on the radio. While there are
dangers in the world, I have a problem with television news
and other shows creating what I see as manufactured fear.
We must remind ourselves that the world outside is often
not the one shown on television and to have a little faith and
trust in fellow people.
Joshua Lee is a political science sophomore. His column appears
every other Wednesday.


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Students should question authority
M odem students are not inter- Nick Miner schools, you Government about the shooting of
ested in learning. They are in- Speaking Out have to have Kofi Adu-Brempong was soft and pa-
terested in passing their tests top grades. Yet sive. There were some very serious
and getting good grades. It doesn't is there also a abuses of power by the University
matter how much you know, it only cultural backlash against questioning Police Department, yet SG passes a
matters how well you regurgitate in- authority? The 1970s saw massive stu- resolution that barely does more than
formation. Why has American educa- dent protests that played a pivotal role acknowledge the police shot a student.
tion devolved to this point? One reason m our withdrawal from Vietnam. UF needs a greater emphasis on criti-
is the loss of American industry to for- Look at the generation during the cal thought. Students need to learn to
eign countries with cheap labor. This Reagan presidency. Where were the question what they are told, and pro-
has constricted the job market, making protests of the Iran-Contra affair? Dif- fessors need to encourage this. Without
a college degree much more important. ferences between students in the '70s the ability to form your own thoughts
a cEmployers give pree much morinene importanthe and '80s is drastic. Has blind respect you've just memorized facts.
institution. Thus to get into excellent for authority become institutionalized? Nick Miner is a political science gradu-
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personally. Tiger Woods cheated on his wife? Doesn't
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Individual Leases: Furniture Packages
Incl Washer/Dryer, FREE Hispeed Internet;
Rates start at $399
Every Unit is an End Unit
Mon-Fri 9-6, Sat 10-3
701 SW 62nd Blvd 888-267-5078
www.spyglassapts.com
text (spyglass)@65586
4-21-09-71-2

ACROSS FROM UF!
Studios from $475, includes electric!
Wood floors available. FREE parking.
No Move-in Fees We <3 Pets!
372-7111 www.CollegeManor.org
4-21-09-71-2

WALK TO CLASS!
1brs from $515 150 ft from UF!
Move-in today. FREE parking!
We <3 Pets! No Move-in Fees.
372-7111 1216 SW 2nd Ave
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$369
INCLUDES UTILITIES
1 month FREE, Move In TODAY!
24hr Amenities & Valet Trash!
GainesvillePlace.com*(352) 271-3131
4-21-71-2

Action Real Estate Services
Houses to Condos
1-4 BR, Starting at $450
www.action-realtors.com
352-331-1133
4-21-09-71-2


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SUN KEY
2.1 bedroom Apartment
(Not just a room!)
Student Discount
From $599/mo; Up to 3 Months Free!
Walk to Campus
Rent now or for fall
Special runs until 4-15-2010
352.376.6720 or 352-376-7041
Check out our unbelievable
bandwidth: 30x10 IPV6
www.sunisland.info
4-21-09-71-2

Wake Up 10 Min Before Class
...AND be on time!
Studios from $499, 1s from $575
$0 M/I Fees, Pet Friendly
371.7777 CollegeParkUF.com
4-21-09-71-2

* Check out our apartments. Priced from
$400-$525. Close to shopping & university.
* Also 3BR/2BA house available. $900/mo.
No section 8. Call 335-7066 for info. 4-21-
09-71-2

FOX HOLLOW
Gated Entry
ASK ABOUT OUR MOVE-IN SPECIAL
7301 W Univ Ave
Mon-Fri 9-6, Sat 10-2
352-332-3199
www.cmcapt.com/foxhollow
4-21-09-71-2

WALK TO UF AVAIL NOW & FALL!
*1BR $460- $495
* 2BR $485- $600
Gore Rabell Real Estate 378-1387
www.Gore-Rabell.com 4-21-09-71-2

The Grove Villas
Rental Community
Ask about our Move-in Specials
Gated Community
6400 SW 20th Ave
888-373-0849
4-21-09-71-2


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1, 2, 3 BR's -YOUR NEW HOME!
Unique LOFT floor plan only $595!
1/1 from $625 2/2 from $649
3/2 from $769 Washer/Dryers
Free Tanning* Fitness Pool Pets Loved!
Tennis 1 mile to UF
377-7401 www.boardwalkapt.com
4-21-09-71-2

100+ apts: Live by UF
Affordable & Luxury 4BR $479/br
3BR $550/br 2BR $420/br 1 BR $689
Studios $605 Virtual Tours Avail Fall
352-376-6223 www.LiveNearCampus.com
4-21-71-2

UPPER WESTSIDE &
NANTUCKET WALK
1 & 2 bdrm. Luxury Apartments
Granite counters. Parking avail.
Walk to campus & the stadium
For info. call 352-872-4644
4-21-10-73-2

*CAMPUS EDGE CONDO*
2BR/2BA Walk to UF, Shands & VA. Tile
floor, W/D in unit, avail fall. Reasonable rate.
239-250-6149 5-11-10-79-2


** Across From UF **
Closest Luxury Apartments to Classes
2BR / 2BA Starting @ $1080
www.LookingGlassApartments.com
111 NW 16th St. -- Call 376-1111
4-21-65-2

* One Month Free and $40 Moves you In!!
Pine Rush Villas Pet Friendly No Wgt Limits
1 bedroom from *$457 2 bedroom from *$558
*Rate includes One Month Free!
Near UF and Oaks Mall
Ph. 375-1519 www.gremco.com
4-21-10-65-2

* 1st Month Free and $40 Moves You In!!
Homestead Apts Pet Friendly No Wgt Limits
2 bedroom 1 bath from *$549
2 bedroom 2 bath from *$641
*Rate includes One Month Free!
Additional $200 off next month
SW Archer Rd. Area
Ph. 376-0828 www.gremco.com
4-21-10-65-2

* 1st Month Free and $40 Moves You In!!
Courtney Greens Pet Friendly No Wgt Limits
Totally Renovated 1/1 *$549
*Rate includes One Month Free!
Near Oaks Mall
Ph. 375-3077 www.gremco.com
4-21-10-65-2

Renting Now and for Fall!!
We have REAL 1/1s
3 blocks to UF GATORNEST
575 sq ft, $550 PLUS ONE MONTH FREE!
300 NW 18th Street
4 blocks to UF GATORSIDE
400 sq ft, only $450!
1600 NW 4th Avenue
BIKE to UF CENTERPOINT
530 sq ft, only $450!
1220 NW 12th Street
No application fee, most pets ok.
For info call E.F.N. Properites, 352-371-3636
or visit our website at www.efnproperties.com
5-11-10-64-2

The Retreat at Madison Pointe
2/2 Flats and 3/3 Townhomes
Private Garage-Vaulted Ceilings
Screened Patio-W/D-Microwave
All furies and fuzzies WELCOME!!!!
2701 NW 23rd Blvd
352-372-0400 madisonpointe.org
Text MADISON to 47464 for info!
4-21-60-2

4 BR's FOR FALL!
ONLY $1089 1525 square feet HUGE!!!
Washer/Dryer* Fireplace Water/Sewer incl.
Free Tanning Fitness Pool Tennis
Individual Leases Pets Loved
376-2507 www.bivenscove.com
4-21-10-55-2

**A Place in the Sun**
Walk/Bike to UF
Big 3 bd/ 1 ba
New Kitchen / Huge Yard
Must See, $1,500/mo
352-375-8256
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**Sorority Row Area**
Historic 2 bd/ 1 ba
Hardwood floors, must see
$900/mo 352-375-8256
4-21-52-2


**8 Blocks to UF**
Great Deal on Large Upstairs
2 bd/ 1 ba Hardwood Floors
Save Money @ $750/mo
352-375-8256
4-21-52-2

WOODBURY ROW LUXURY HOMES
Great Parking! Walk to UF! 4BD/4.5 BA
Located near SW 5th Ave & SW 12th St.
Call today to view @ 352.373.7578
Union Properties www.rentgainesville.com
4-21-10-36-2

LEASING NOW FOR FALL
Many properties avail near campus.
1,2,3,4,& 5 bedrooms!!
www.rentgainesville.com
Union Properties 352.373.7578
4-21-10-36-2

5 BD 4 BA Home for Rent
2521 SW Williston Road
Huge home on a large lot.
Union Properties 352.373.7578
4-21-10-36-2

3 & 4 BD WALK TO UF
We have Homes near
Sorority Row & Stadium!
Union Properties 352.373.7578
www.rentgainesville.com
4-21-10-36-2

NEWLY REMODELED 1BRs
Chelsea Lane Apts!
Close to UF & on Bus Route
W/D incl. Call today
Union Properties 352.373.7578
www.chelsealaneapartments.com
4-21-10-36-2

3BD/3BA Homes Near UF
Washer/Dryer incl. $1,200/mo
Newer homes/ limited avail.
Union Properties 352.373.7578
4-21-10-36-2

1 BDs Near UF
Starting at $375/mo!
Reserve now for Fall
Union Properties 352.373.7578
4-21-10-36-2

University Terrace West
4BD/BA Individual Leases
$350/mo w/d incl. Call
Union Properties 352.373.7578
4-21-10-36-2


***THE OASIS APTS ***
Large 1 & 2BD apts, w/ huge private patio.
Park at your door in small quiet complex
in SW Gainesville on bus rt. Call 377-3149
6-29-64-2

1/1, Ridgeview, free water, next to park, on
the bus line, cent H/A, courtyard, 2 miles to
UF, convenient to shopping, no smoking, no
pets. $470 SD, $470/mo 562-2824 4-16-
10-45-2


BRIDGELIGHT
1 BR Loft Style
starting at $530 mo.
M-F 1-6 Sat. by appt.
3006 SW 23rd St. 377-5221
www.cmcapt.com/bridgelight
4-21-10-35-2


PET'S PARADISE
$390 $650. No app or pet fee. 1 & 2BR,
privacy fenced. SW. 352-331-2099 5-11-
10-48-2

2BR/2.5BA townhouse condo, 1 mi from
UF on bus route. Incl W/D, community club-
house, pool & fitness center. Wired for inter-
net & security sys. $878/mo. Avail 5/1 or 8/1.
Call/text 332-8841 lindalu@gatorhomes.com
4-19-10-40-2


POLO S
*of GainesVille


*Resort Lifestyle*
THE POLOS OF GAINESVILLE
ALL INCLUSIVE PRICING!
2's: From $546/person; 3's: From $451/person
352-335-7656 www.thepolosuf.com
4-21-10-42-2

2BR HOUSE 2BLKS to UF Sorority Row/
Norman Hall area. Wood firs, new kitchen
vinyl, Cent H/AC, DW, fenced yard, wood
deck, parking, $975/mo. Pets ok Avail Aug
16. 1 yr lease. 665-8166 Iv mssg 5-27-
10-46-2

3BR/2BA HOUSE 2BLKS to UF Sorority
Row/Norman Hall area. W/D, ice maker,
ceramic tile. Cent H/AC, DW, parking,
fenced yard. $1485/mo. Pets ok. Avail Aug
16. 1 yr lease. 665-8166 Iv mssg 5-27-
10-46-2

HUGE 4BR/2BA 2BLKS to UF Sorority Row/
Norman Hall area, remodeled baths, new:
stove, DW, disposal & AC, W/D, wd firs. cent
H/AC, parking. $2400/mo Pets extra? Avail
Aug 16. 1 yr lease. 665-8166 Iv mssg
4-21-10-40-2

Houses Available for Fall!
2631 NW 1st Ave -$1845
402 NW 36th -$1425
315 NW 17th St. -$875
4 NW 25th St $1499
717 NW 34th St -$1320
FREE UF Parking!
352.371.7777
4-21-71-2

$199 Move-In Special
$500-$700 2BR/1BA
Walking distance to UF and downtown
800-805-7379 or 352-505-9264 4-16-10-
30-2

A MUST SEE! 2/1 across the street from
Shands/VA. Walk/bike/bus to class/work.
New appliances/flooring. Low utilities. $650/
month. Call Tim to see- 352-843-0220. (leave
a voicemail) 4-21-32-2

1Bdrm 1 bath apt, w/ full kitchen, and pri-
vate gated court yard $450/mo. Great loca-
tion @ 3320 SW 23rd Street. On bus routes,
close to most everything. 352 377-2150 or
paloverde3320@yahoo.com 5-11-10-114-2

$600, 2BR, 1 block Shands, VA; Vet school
& campus short walk. Available now;
Prefer calm, quiet, stable, mature residents.
Carpets, Some utils furn; Parking; 352 376
0080;352 284 3873; postj@bellsouth.net
4-21-10-27-2

For a Limited Time Only! 1BR/1BA separate
dining rm, Ig living rm, walk in closet, cent
H/AC, full kitchen, full bath. H20 & sewer
incl. Free pest control. Close to Oaks Mall,
Archer Rd & UF. $395/mo. 2 & 3 BDs avail
in several locations, dif floor plans. 215-7780
6-17-10-38-2

Walk to UF. Openings in April Aug.
* 2BR/2.5BA $850 2BR/1 BA $700
* 1BR/1BA $585 studios $475-$430.
1 yr lease, SD, NS, NP. Call/Text
352-870-7256 or gvl132601@gmail.com
4-21-10-26-2

Available Immediately! Small 1/1
Efficiency apt. W/D avail, new paint & carpet.
10 min walk to UF. Perfect for international/
graduate students! $500/mo + utils. 284-0979
4-21-10-26-2

10houses.com
3 bd Houses for August 1
w/d, cent h/ac, wood fls, quiet
$1000 -$1400 Bike to UF
352.336.6116 nancy@10houses.com
5-11-10-26-2

FREAKSS! DOWNTOWN 414 SE 2nd St
2BR/1 BA DUPLEX apt w/loft, central heat,
window air, off-street parking, $620/mo,
*ALSO: Studio/garage apt. $420/mo.
Call 352-373-6551 4-16-22-2


SUN HARBOR TOWNHOMES
Walk to Campus
1/1 Townhomes from $579
2/1.5 bath townhomes from $699
Check out our unbelievable bandwidth:
30x10 IPV6
352-376-6720 352-376-7041
Ask about our specials!
www.sunisland.info
4-21-10-25-2

SUN BAY
2.1 bedroom Apartment
(Not just a room!)
Student Discount
From $599/mo; Up to 3 Months Free!
Walk to Campus
Rent now or for fall
Special runs until 4-15-2010
352-376.6720 or 352-376-7041
www.sunisland.info
4-21-25-2

FREE MONTHS RENT 1BDs
1114 SW 7th Ave $650/mo
Spacious loft style, parking onsite.
Union Properties 352.373.7578
4-21-10-24-2

Upscale Living without the Price!
2/2s @ $550, 3/3s @ 459
Know your roommates? As low as $383/each!
Villas w/ fenced yards available-we love pets!
Ask how to get $100 off per month for a year!
www.hiddenlakeuf.com or 352-374-3866
4-21-10-25-2

3bed/2bath Creeks Edge condo -just off NW
13th St. W/D, pool & clubhouse. Close to UF
and on bus route. Available August. Seeking
roommates $395/mo/ea. 727-463-0560
6-29-10-35-2

ARLINGTON SQUARE (2b/2ba) $799/Mo,
Luxury Downtown APT, access to main RTS,
NO short-term. Avail 4/21/10, Call Sean,
239-410-1603 5-13-22-2

***HOUSE 4BR/2BA***
Available 8/1. Lovely, remodeled. W/D. Bike
to UF. No pets. 3532 NW 7th Ave. $1100/mo.
373-1558, 246-8645, or 256-8370 5-11-10-
19-2

House,4BR,3BA,LR,FR,recently renovated.
2 Masters w/pvt bth. fenced in back yard.
garage. Off 34th. tander@bellsouth.net 954-
340-2732 5-13-10-20-2

Available Fall: Several Cute & Clean 1 & 2
BR vintage apts. near UF & downtown. All
have wood floors, fans, & blinds. Pets pos-
sible. Rent from $575-$950/mo. Others avail-
able! www.cozygator.com, 352-338-7670
5-11-10-7-2

Available Fall: Several Cute & Clean 2 & 3
BR homes near UF. Some wood floors, all
with CH/AC, W/D, fans, blinds, & lawn up-
keep. Rent @ $790-$1275/mo. Others avail-
able! www.cozygator.com, 352-338-7670
5-11-10-17-2

2 Br Houses near 13th St. Walmart:
Beautiful vintage charmer 2ba $950
available now. Available May:
Pet Heaven, fenced yard 1ba $675
Call owner/agent 352-328-7474. 4-21-10-
16-2

TOP QUALITY GREAT LOCATIONS
Upscale, 1 & 2 BR apts. 1 block to cam-
pus on N & E sides. Year lease, beginning
summer or fall. K & M Properties. 372-1509
4-21-10-15-2

JACKSON SQUARE CONDO Annual
rental beginning 8/1/10. Immaculate, new,
2BR/2BA, 1 blk from UF. W/D in unit, un-
dercover parking. Call owner for details 561-
912-0190. $750/mo/room. 4-21-10-15-2

AVAILABLE NOW. 641 NW 34th St. Lovely
4BR/2BA house. 2288 sq ft. Step-down LR,
dining/family rm. Central Heat & A/C, W/D,
private big backyard. $1100. Call 770-822-
9657 or 404-245-1300 4-14-10-10-2

4BD/3BA HOUSE NEAR UF!
W/D, Central AC, Wood Floors. 3514 NW
7th Place. Available Aug. 1st. Call Manny at
352-317-4408 4-21-10-14-2

4BD/2BA HOUSE NEAR UF!
W/D, Available Aug. 1st. 610 NW 34th
Terrace. Call Manny at 352-317-4408 4-21-
10-14-2


1BR 1BA Apt Grad II Apts
New carpet, paint. Avail Now
Or Fall 1236 Sw 4th Ave $540/mo
Central H &Air, Laundry Fac.
Call Merrill Management Inc.
352-372-1494
4-21-10-13-2


*WANT IT ALL?@
THE POLOS OF GAINESVILLE
FURNITURE NOW INCLUDED!
ALL INCLUSIVE rates beginning at
2/2-$546/person, 3/3-$451/person
(352)335-7656 www.thepolosuf.com
4-21-10-14-2

One month free rent to qualified tenant with
year long lease- 2/1 $575.00 mo, across
from Santa Fe College w/d hkups & central
A/C. Edbaurmanagement.com- 4121 NW
37th PI Suite B, Gainesville, FL 4-15-10-
11-2

Beautiful Northwood Pool Home with large
1/2 acre lot. 3 bed, 2 bath has plenty of room
for summer fun while swimming or hanging
out in the hot tub. Washer Dryer included
with full 2 car garage and lots of storage.
Pets OK, call Jeffrey for more information.
352-246-5801 5-11-10-14-2

Spacious 1 BR apt for rent.
1BR/1BA apt near Oaks Mall.
Walk to mall, restaurant and coffee shops.
New appliances. Call 352-258-4695 4-21-
10-13-2

Homes Avail for Fall! Pets welcome!
Minutes to UF and Santa Fe.
4/2 3321 and 3236 NW 30 PL $1200/mon
4/2 5402 NW 25th PL $1200
Call April 352-514-1441 for more info! 4-21-
10-13-2

Duck Pond rentals The NE Blvd Apts are
1/1 units, 850 sq ft w/high ceilings, wood
floors, ample parking; avail mid July thru Fall
$540/mo; Historic 1/1 at 205 NE 3rd St, $550/
mo, off steet parking Edbaurmanagement.
com 4121 NW 37th PL Suite B 375-7104
4-15-10-9-2

2BR/1BA cent heat mobile home.
Shady lot. From $300 $450/mo
FIRST MONTH HALF PRICE incl water.
No pets. 4546 NW 13th Street. 376-5887
5-11-10-13-2

AVAILABLE NOW & AUGUST
*2BR/1 BA fenced bkyd, cent H/AC $745/mo
*3BR/2BA fenced backyard. $1025/mo.
Gore-Rabell Real Estate 378-1387.
www.gore-rabell.com 4-21-10-13-2


***STUDENTS**-*
1,2,3,&4 bedroom Houses and Apartments
available for fall. Pets arranged. All near
campus. Call 371-3260 or 870-2760 4-21-
10-11-2


2 BLKS TO NORMAN HALL!
2BR 1BA Apts $600/Mo
5 Blks to UF, Central H &Air
Laundry Fac. Carpet, Pets Allowed.
829 Sw 5th Avenue. St. Croix Apts
Call Merrill Management Inc.
352-372-1494 x10 or
tazzie21 @bellsouth.net
4-21-10-13-2

2BR 1BA, Wood Floors, Window A/C,
Nat gas ht. 1 BLK to UF $600/Mo
1216 SW 3rd Avenue. Call
Merrill Management Inc 352-372-1494
X10 or tazzie21@bellsouth.net
4-21-10-13-2

2901 NW 14th Street
1BR or 2BR 1BA Apt Near Sams
Club. Carpet, Window A/C,
Nat gas ht. Inclds Wtr, Swg,
pst control and garbage. $425-$550/Mo
Rental Refs a must! Call
Merrill Management Inc
352-372-1494 or
tazzie21@bellsouth.net
4-21-10-13-2

Spacious 1, 2, & 3br starting at $495. Many
floor plans, some with enclosed patios or bal-
conies. Italian tile, bedrooms carpeted. DW,
W/D hook-ups, verticals, CH/AC. Near bus
route, some walk to UF. Call 352-332-7700
8-16-10-37-2

Lovely 2 BE/21/2BA. NW 43rd Ave. Garage.
All appliances, W/D, internet,security, cable
included. Prefer quiet, stable residents. $999/
mo. Available June 1st. Long term lease
available. Ph. 941-776-1767. 5-20-10-15-2

Barn Eff Apt, Rural Living Jonesville
Pets Welcome, Avail Now, 15 Ac prop
$400 mo+util, TV, Wash/Dry Inc
Stalls also avail, 954-292-2244 4-20-10-
10-2


APTS and HOMES for rent near UF!
Avail Summer and Fall, visit our website at
merrillmanagement.net or
Merrill Management Inc. 352-372-1494 x10
4-21-10-13-2


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WOODS EDGE SOUTH- 2BR/2.5BA
Recently constructed townhomes, located
off of 34th St. Spacious living room and wide
kitchen area. Bay windows for breakfast
nook. Double master suites and large clos-
ets. Screened back porch. W/D, next to bus
stop, close to UF.
$550/mo/rm + utilities.
Call (305)799-7042 5-18-14-2

1 Bedroom/1 Bath Apartment for Rent.
$535. Available Immediately. Downstairs
Unit. Country Club Atmosphere. Towne
Parc Apartments, 2930 SW 23rd Terrace,
Gainesville. Cell: 217-553-6045. 4-16-10-
8-2

3BR/3BA Condo across st. from campus
on corner of Archer and 13th with all tile
floors and all appliances. $1500/month or
individual leases. Available summer 2010
call 989-980-2807 4-21-10-10-2

4/3, 3000+sf, $1975. HOUSE STAFF. 352-
301-2403 4-14-5-2

Townhouse Rental 4/2.5. Gated, clubhouse,
Cricket Club near Newberry & 1-75. $1200/
mo, 954-557-4769, baezwpa@bellsouth.net
4-21-10-9-2


4Br/3Ba Large Home w/ 2 car gar, 8 min from
UF, large fenced yard, dogs ok. Exquisite
oaks & landscaping, wood & tile floors, new
appliances. $1,600/mo. 352-466-0358. Avail
summer or Aug. 3120 NW 31st Blvd. 4-21-
10-10-2

Need creative/ open minded people for this
3 bedroom 2 bath house you'll love this
property in itself close to all Hospital and
Musemum Rd $799/m Avail. April sq 1100
Contact Navyblueshirt@hotmail.com 4-21-
10-9-2

WALK TO UF NW 6th Ave
3br/2ba adorable home, prvt bkyd,
Ig bdrms, new crpt, appl, a/c, w/d,
pvd drive, lawn/garb/pest incl.
$1725/mo avail aug 941-544-2427 5-11-
10-10-2

Affordable condo-Shellrock Villas, 2br/1.5ba
townhouse, paddle fans, walk-in closet, con-
venient to Oaks Mall/UF, avail May, $545
edbaurmanagement.com 352-375-7104
4-21-10-9-2

POOL HOUSE
4BR/3BA @ 2816 W. University Ave. 1 mile
to UF. Avail for fall. $1700/mo. 327-2931 or
376-6183 5-11-10-10-2


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Whispering Pines for fall: 2br/2ba with spa-
cious kitchens, breakfast bar, ceramic tile,
paddle fans, across from bus stop, especially
nice for grad students, includes monitored
alarm system, $840 edbaurmanagement.
com 352-375-7104 4-21-10-9-2

Beautiful Charleston Place, 3br/2.5 ba, simu-
lated wood floors, carpeted bedrooms, wash-
er, dryer, fully equipped kitchen, screened
porch, community pool, avail May, $1100
edbaurmanagement.com 352-375-7104
4-21-10-9-2

HOMES FOR RENT CLOSE TO UF
3/2 630 NW 34th Terr. $1150/mo Pets ok
3/2 631 NW 36th St $1250/mo Pets ok
3/2 3404 NW 7th PI $1250/mo Pets ok
4/2 621 NW 35th St. $1250/mo Pets ok
Call Mike 352-665-7316 4-21-10-8-2

Cute studio for rent in the Duckpond area.
Monthly rent $395 incl elec & water. Sec
$450. Ideal for one person & possibly a small
pet. Call 352-371-3473 leave message.
5-27-10-14-2

Townhouse for rent 2BR/1.5BA w/ W/D hook-
ups. French doors open to private patio.
Remodeled kitchen & bathrooms. Monthly
rent $675. Sec $700. Pets ok. 4007 SW 26th
Terr. Apt B. Call 352-371-3473 leave mssg
5-27-10-14-2.

**4/3 18 NW36th St.** Close to campus,all
appliances,W/D, cent, heat/air Avail. Aug.1
$1375 333-9874 5-11-10-9-2

*3401 NW 7th Place* 3/2 liv,din,fam rms.AII
appliances W/D close to campus, large yd.
small pets ok avail Aug.1 $1325 333-9874
5-11-10-9-2

**4/2 3962 W University Ave.**close to cam-
pus, all appliances, W/D, hot tub, fire place,
screened porch, avail. Aug,1 $1400, 333-
9874 5-11-10-9-2

**3/2 515 NW 51st St.**Near GHFC vaulted
ceilings, all appliances, W/D, garage, small
pets ok. Avail. Aug 1, $1250 333-9874
5-11-10-9-2

**4/2 919 NW 10th Ave.**Close to campus,all
appliances,W/D,Cent.heat&air.Avil.Aug.1
$1400 333-9874 5-11-10-9-2

2 BLOCKS TO STADIUM
1913 NW 2ND AVE,
1BR/1 BA, freshly painted $600
1813 NW 2ND AVE
1BR new paint & flooring $475,
1BR wd floors, fireplace $525
No pets. Call 352-335-4790 or 352-214-3369
4-21-8-2

FIRST MONTH FREE MILLRUN CONDO
Close to UF, cute & clean 2BD/2BA
1000sq ft, storage/laundry room with W/D
hk-ups, pool. Pets considered.
Rent $695/mo Phone (352) 359-8311
6-29-10-19-2


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SBike to UF. Fenced bac
So cent H/AC. 3627 SW 15th
4BR/2BA $1100/mo. 327-2
4-21-10-6-2

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w/ Washer & Dryer, Pool, fu
* same price, incl. UNLIMITE
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Sublet: Walking Distance to Class!
Right Behind Sorority Row!
Master Bedroom in House/Ample Parking!
Needed May-Mid August / $475 monthly
352-275-2461 4-16-13-3

Summer sublease at Canopy Apartments for
only $495/month(negotiable).
It's a 4BR/4BA with utilities, 42'Flat
screen,HBO included.15min to LibWest,5min
to Oaksmall Call 3528713769 4-15-7-3

SPEND SUMMER BY THE POOL
Enjoy a close location and a poolside 4-bed-
room townhouse! Looking for a female sub-
leaser to stay at The Courtyards during
Summer B or C. Call 443-244-1184 for more
info! 4-16-10-7-3

Bar hop then walk home!' 2/2 LUXURY
APARTMENT $799 reduced from $999.
Washer & dryer, private porch, all ameni-
ties. Across from Library West, a block from
Midtown. Call 561-389-4535 4-14-5-3

MOVE IN WITH A FRIEND!
1/1 or 2/2 fully furnished in Lexington
Crossing. $429 per room, all inclusive. May-
August. 954-551-1953 or 305-323-1706
4-16-5-3

READY TO MOVE-IN! Private room/
bath in a 4/4. Oxford Terrace-walk to
campus,semester lease ok. Fully inclusive
- furnished, utilities, w/d cable & wi-fi. Only
$600 mo. M or F, no Sm or pets. call 321-
228-3379 4-16-6-3

Summer Sublease Midtown, College Park
House. 5 bed room 2.5 bathroom but willing
to rent as many rooms as you need. 3 blocks
from campus, pool, and restaurants. Full
kitchen and living room. Free parking. Will be
available from May 2 Mid July. I'll pay for
the move in fee. Utilities not included. Call
me for prices and/or pictures of the rooms.
(305)720-8577 4-15-4-3

Sublease master b/d at Windsor Park 450
per month includes utilities + internet. 3 bus
routes. No reasonable offer refused May
thru August. Call Karen at 561-329-1019 or
Karen.Finley@SunTrust.com 4-19-10-5-3

$429.4br/4ba. Fully Furnished w/TV.Washer/
Dryer.Screened in balcony.May-Aug. w/ Aug
rent paid. 2 direct routes to campus. Cabana
Beach. $100 cash to sign. Lisa 407-808-
8607 4-21-6-3


4-20-5-2 $425 1Br/1Ba in 3Br/3Ba townhouse at the
Woodlands. All Inclusive. Available May,
June, July. Price is negotiable. No reason-
able offer will be turned down! Contact
Tiffany,(561)452-3103 or tperini@ufl.edu
4-21-10-5-2 4-20-5-3


L/2 wdalkingi Udance LU ur, un uU rUULte,
vaulted ceilings, gym, pool, W/D in unit.
$550, tv and internet incl. avail June '10. 901-
581-0135 or 901-237-1157 6-29-21-2

3BR/3BA House, Close to UF/Shands.
Newly remodeled in 2009. W/D, fenced back
yard, lawn maintence, pest control included
in rent. Grad students preferred. Available
August 5th, $1400/month. 352-246-5958.
5-20-10-10-2

Walk to UF 4/2 apt $295/room 1 year leases
start 8/16/10 No Pets
1740 NW 3rd PL Call 352-231-3002
4-21-10-6-2


Summer at Courtyards Apts for only $450 a
month! 1 BR in a 4BR apt. Townhouse, across
street from Business School! Furnished,
all-inclusive utilities. h.orourke@ufl.edu
4-21-6-3


Roommate Matching HERE
Oxford Manor 377-2777
The Landings 336-3838
The Laurels 335-4455
Greenwich Green 372-8100
Hidden Lake 374-3866
4-21-71-4


1BR INDIVIDUAL LEASES
IN FURN 4BR CONDOS. 2 blocks to UF.
$290/mo incl elec, cable tv, internet, pool,
laundry facility. 914 SW 8th Ave. 378-4626
4-21-09-71-4


Enjoy A Romantic Old House
Near library downtown. $295-$375/rm + utils.
Short term. No pets. No smoking. 378-1304
5-11-10-62-4

A must see! Share a 2/1 across the street
from ShandsNA. Walk/bike/bus to class/
work. New appliances/flooring. Low utilities.
$325/month. Call Tim to see- 352-843-0220
(leave a voicemail.) 4-21-32-4.

$400/mo Room for Rent plus elec, Rockwood
Villas TH, pvt bath, on bus route, w/d, free
internet, non-smoking, female only. Avail
Immed & Fall. 1st Mth Free w lyr lease.
ktellmann@ufl.edu/904-874-6877. 7-13-
10-45-4

Seeking roommates for 3 bed/ 2 ba quiet
condo at Creeks Edge. New flooring, recent
remodel,upstairs unit, washer/dryer, on bus-
line to campus, partial furnished. Available
Aug 1st. $395/mo. 727-463-0560 5-11-10-
28-4

1 Room avail in Large 1800SF home. Mins to
UF/Santa Fe, steps to a bus. Ideal for grad/
young professional. Only $300/mon + 1/3
utilities! Avail Aug. 6th. 352-514-1441 4-15-
10-14-4

Responsible and Clean Rommate needed
Asking $600, spacious room w/ private bath.
Fully furnished, 5 minutes from campus, ac-
cess to bus routes 9 & 35. Contact Eddie at
954-699-3665 for details or a viewing. 4-21-
10-14-4

Grad student looking for roommates for 4
bed/4 bath condo at University Terrace.
$400/room/month, incl. cable, internet, until.
On 2 bus routes, fully furnished. Tidiness
preferred. 352-575-0731 anu87@ufl.edu
4-21-10-22-4

Need FEMALE roommate! All-inclusive, fully-
furnished 1BR/1BA available in a 3BR/3BA
apt @ Windsor Park. Bus routes 9,34,35,36.
Contact me for RATES and INCENTIVES:
aptinfo4u@yahoo.com 4-21-13-4

Beautifully renovated, furnished
condo,1 mile from UF, $350/MO
includes cable, internet, utilities,
pool + fitness room and on bus route,
Female roommate needed, 352 262-2871
4-21-10-11-4

3 Roommates needed for a 4/2 newly pur-
chased house, Backyard,large kitchen large
patio. Fully furnished besides bedrooms.
5min from UF. FREE NEW SCOOTER WITH
EACH YR LEASE SIGNED. Asking $549 for
singles including utilities. Move in -May 15.
call Shaun at 904-838-8412 4-21-10-11-4


DUCKPOND BIKE TO UF
Serious student/foreign grad. Fully furn small
room in quiet house. Close to downtown, on
bus line. Utils incl. $90/week. 352-514-3409
4-21-10-11-4

Clean and responsible roommate wanted!
4/2 new 1900SF house. Convenient location
for both UF and SFC. Pool, basketball, grill...
$475/month. Utilities included. Available
Aug 15th. Call Erik @ 954-937-9491
4-21-10-9-4

ROOMMATE WANTED FOR 954 sq ft
LOOKING GLASS APARTMENT: 2/2 next to
campus and midtown for 588/ MO. Includes
equipped kitchen, washer and dryer, park-
ing and internet. For more information
call 561-310-3417 4-20-5-4

Responsible, Clean, Student roommate
needed. Windsor Park Condo, Bus routes
34, 9 and 36. Furnished, new carpet and
appliances; Ground floor, fitness cen-
ter, pool, tennis courts, etc. $400/month,
(904) 370-4392 4-20-10-5-4


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NEW CONDOS -WALK to UF
3 BIks to UF. For Info on ALL 1, 2, 3, 4
Bedrooms for Sale, Call Eric Leightman,
University Realty at 352-219-2879. 4-21-
71-5

AFFORDABLE LUXURY NEW CONSTRUC-
TION NEAR UF, SHANDS, LAW SCHOOL
2Bed/3 Full Baths + Office. Granite
Counters, 2 Direct Bus Stops to UF.
Matt Price, University Realty 352-281-3551
4-21-71-5


WALK TO UF & DOWNTOWN!
THE PALMS New Ultra-Luxury Condos.
Granite, Huge Closets, Pool, Call Eric
Leightman, University Realty, 352-219-2879
4-21-71-5

Campus Edge / Somerest Village.Walk to
Shands/VA/class 2units, 2bd/2ba vault-
ed ceilings 2nd/3rd floor w/d in unit,best
locations parking. $8,000 tax credit.
$164,900/$132,900. Move in Ready 954-
439-2301 stedel@bellsouth.net 4-21-10-
41-5

Motivated. For sale by Owner. Must sell
beautiful 3bd/2b 1777 sf home in Cottages
of Country Way, Newberry, FL. Close to
schools. No HOA. Large lot. Asking $184,900.
(530) 613-6488 4-21-10-28-5

Westgate Manor, 85 Mobile home 14x60
2/1.5 remodeled full BA w/new toilet & vanity.
TV, bed, newer carpet, linoleum, frig, range,
nice fixtures. Vaulted ceiling, stone fireplace,
bay window, cent AC, $16.5K 617-335-1303
5-11-10-7-5


BED QUEEN $120 ORTHOPEDIC
Pillow-top, mattress & box. Name brand,
new, still in plastic. Call 352-372-7490 will
deliver. 4-21-09-71-6

BED FULL SIZE $100 ORTHOPEDIC
Pillow-top mattress & box. New, unused, still
in plastic w/warranty. Can deliver. Call 352-
377-9846 4-21-09-71-6

MICROFIBER SOFA & LOVESEAT $400
Brand new still packaged w/warranty. Must
sell. Can deliver. Retail $1600. 352-372-
7490 4-21-09-71-6

BED KING $170 PILLOWTOP
mattress & box springs. Orthopedic rated.
Name brand, new, never been used, in plas-
tic with warranty. Call 352-372-8588. Can
deliver. 4-21-09-71-6

CHERRY SLEIGH BED solid with Pillowtop
Mattress & Box. All new still boxed. Cost
$1500, sacrifice $450 352-333-7516

Sofa $175 Brand new in pkg 333-7516
4-21-71-6

BEDROOM SET. 7pc Cherry, Queen/ king
bed, dresser w/mirror, 2 nightstands, chests
avail. Dovetail const. New, in boxes. Can de-
liver. Retail $6500, must sell, sacrifice $1100
(352) 372-7490 4-21-09-71-6

SOFA & LOVESEAT 100% Italian leather.
Brand new in plastic w/warranty. Retail
$2650. Sacrifice $750. Call 352-377-9846
4-21-09-71-6

DINING ROOM Beautiful cherry set w/table,
6 Chippendale chairs, hutch & buffet. New,
still in boxes. Retail $5200, sacrifice $1100.
Must sell. Can deliver. 352-372-8588 4-21-
71-6


FUTON Solid oak mission-style frame w/
mattress. New, in box. $160 332-9899

DINETTE SET 5pc $120 Brand new in box.
Never used. 352-377-9846 4-21-09-71-6

**BEDS ALL BRAND NEW**
**Full $100 Queen $125 King $200**
Orthopedic pillow-top sets. Brand name
matching sets not used or refurbished. Still
in plastic, direct from factory! 352-333-7516.
4-21-71-6

BED- QUEEN New orthopedic pillowtop mat-
tress and boxspring set. Brand name, brand
new, still in plastic with warranty. Can deliver.
$130 352-377-9846. 4-21-71-6

Bed- All New King! 3pc Orthopedic pillowtop
mattress set. Brand NEW, still in plastic with
warranty. Can deliver. $200 352-333-7516.
4-21-71-6

BEDROOM SET- $300 BRAND NEW
Still in boxes! 6 pieces include: Headboard,
2 Nightstands, Dresser, Mirror, Chest. Must
sell, can deliver. 352-377-9846. 4-21-09-
71-6

FUTON $60 Solid Oak Mission Style. With
plush mattress $160. All brand NEW still in
box. Can deliver. 352-333-7516 4-21-71-6

Bed-FULL size pillowtop mattress & box. New
in plastic, warr. Can del. $100 317-4031

SOFA $185 Brand new! Love seat $150 still
in pkg. Can del 352-333-7516 4-21-71-6

Home Theatre Seats-Row of 4 black leather
fully reclining,5 cup holders. Great condition,
perfect for frat or sorority. $775 with low pro-
file component console or alone for $700 or
B/O. 352-331-3251 4-16-10-5-6


CASH PAID: Laptops & Cameras
Parts & Repair Mac & PC laptops
Laptop Chargers. Joel 336-0075
www.pcrecycle.biz 4-21-09-71-7

COMPUTER & LAPTOP REPAIRS
Network specialists
We buy computers and laptops
Working and Non-working
378-4009, 607 NW 13th Street
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Private, Secure, Guaranteed. 60 sec to UF.
Reserve now! Reasonable rates. 352-538-
2181. Can leave mssg. 4-21-09-71 -10

UF SURPLUS EQUIPMENT AUCTIONS
are underway...
bikes, computers, printers, vehicles & more.
All individuals interested in bidding go to:
surplus.ufl.edu 392-0370
4-21-09-71-10


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Motor Scooter Sales and Service!
Great Scooters, Service & Prices!
118 NW 14th Ave, Ste D, 336-1271
www.NS4L.com
4-21-09-71-11

***GatorMoto***
Largest Scooter Store in Town! Run by Gator
Grads! New scooters starting at$999. No legit
shop can beat these prices! lyr Warranties
included. 376-6275GatorMoto.com 4-21-09-
71-11


SCOOTER SERVICE
New Scooters 4 Less has LOW service rates!
Will service any make/model. Close to UF!
Pick-ups avail cheap oil changes!! 336-1271
4-21-09-71-11

***www. BuyMyScooter.com***
Buy A New Scooter, Buy A Used Scooter
All on one site! Check the website or call
336-1271 for more info! 4-21-09-71-11

GATORMOTO Gville's #1 service facility. We
repair ALL brands of scooters. Pickups avail-
able. Lowest labor rates around. Quickest
turnaround time. Run by Gator Grads so we
know how to treat our customers! 376-6275
4-21-09-71-11


**SCOOTER RENTALS**
Rent for a day, week, month or semester.
Students can rent to own!
NS4L.com 352-336-1271 4-21-09-71-11


ELECTRIC SCOOTER
No insurance/registration needed
Inexpensive to own & operate
Assembled/free delivery/guaranty
American Electric Bike Co
www.greenscootersoncampus.com
4-16-10-25-11


FAST CASH FOR ALMOST ANY CARS 0
ORunning or not!O
NEED HONDA, TOYOTA, PICKUPS
*Over 15 yr svc to UF students
OCall Don @ 215-7987 4-21-71-12

CARS CARS BuyOSellOTrade
Clean BMW, Volvo, Mercedes
Toyota, Honda, Nissan cars
3432 N Main St. www.carrsmith.com
CARRSMITH AUTO SALES 373-1150
4-21-71-12


**HEADLINERS SAGGING?**
POWER WINDOWS DON'T WORK?
On site avail. Steve's Headliners 352-226-1973
Google: Steve's Headliners, Gainesville
4-21-71-12


WE BUY JUNK CARS
Titles Only. Call K.T. (352) 281-9980
4-21-71-12

I BUY CARS & TRUCKS
Call Anytime 352-339-5158
5-27-09-124-12

SUN CITY AUTO SALES
All vehicles $0 down
No credit check
Cash vehicles $699 and up.
352-338-1999 4-21-71-12

SUN RISE AUTO SALES
No credit check
Cars, SUVs, Trucks & Vans
30 day warranty
352-375-9090 4-21-71-12


92 Plymouth Van $699
94 Chevy 1500 $999
92 Chrysler Cirrus $999
98 Pontiac Grand Am $999
352-338-1999 4-21-71-12


93 Ford F150 $1999
98 Ford Explorer $1999
96 Mits Galant $1999
96 Cadillac Deville $1999
352-338-1999 4-21-71-12

92 Nissan Stanza $1499
98 Pontiac Transport $1499
97 Plymouth Voyager $1999
96 Chevy Blazer $1999
352-338-1999 4-21-71-12


00 Hyundai Elantra $2900
95 Chevy Camero $2999
99 Olds Alero $2999
99 Pontiac Grand Am $2999
352-338-1999 4-21-71-12

99 Chrysler Sebring $2500
01 Dodge Neon $2500
99 Saturn $2900
98 Dodge Ram $2900
352-338-1999 4-21-71-12


00 Ford Mustang, 40k, $5500 CASH
03 Chevy Venture, 143k, $6900 CASH
05 Jeep Liberty, 105k, $6999 CASH
05 Saturn Ion, 123k, $7999 CASH
352-375-9090 4-21-71-12

06 Ford Taurus, 40k, $8900 CASH
05 VW Jetta, 111k, $8999 CASH
05 Honda Civic, 69k, $8999 CASH
05 Chevy Trailblazer, 135k, $9999 CASH
352-375-9090 4-21-71-12

00 Ford Ranger, 158k, $7999 CASH
06 Chrysler PT Criuser, 46k $9999 CASH
07 Chevy Cobalt, 24k $10,999 CASH
02 Volvo S60, 97k $8999 CASH
352-375-9090 4-21-71-12

SUN CITY AUTO SALES
Bring W2 and drive home today!
Over 150 cars in stock
Cars, Trucks, SUVs, & Vans
352-338-1999 4-21-55-12



CASH PAID
For Junk Cars, Trucks & Vans
Call Mark now. 352-426-2334
4-19-10-5-12


1989 Jeep Wrangler
A/C, power steering, automatic 4-wheel
drive, New paint- Gator Orange, new top &
doors, new radio, asking $7900 386-322-3797
4-20-10-5-12

Suzuki Reno 2005 52K For Sale $6,200.00
Very good conditions, everything works
ps/pl/pm rear defroster/whipper cd ra-
dio am/fm mp3 clean title, one owner.
52-327-5168 evenings 4-16-10-3-12


LOCAL ARTIST NEEDS:
* Gold Diamonds Gems Class Rings
* ETC Top Cash $$$ or Trade *
OZZIE'S FINE JEWELRY 373-9243. 4-21-
71-13


UF GRAD PAYS MORE
forgold jewelry, scrap gold, Rolex, diamonds,
guitars, etc. Top $$$. Get my offer before you
sell! Call Jim 376-8090 or 222-8090
4-21-71-13


The American Cancer Society
Road to Recovery Volunteers Needed!
VOLUNTEER DRIVERS NEEDED
to transport cancer patients to treatment.
Flexible schedule.
Training and liability insurance provided.
Please call
352-376-6866 ext. 5079 if interested.

BE AN INSPIRATION!
Take a blind lady to Mass on Sundays and
for walks and shopping as needed. We'll
have lots of fun! And you will make a new
friend! Contact 219-6948. 4-21-10-72-13

LOOKING FOR SOMEONE TO HELP ME
LEARN TO RAKE KNIT A HAT, second and
fourth wednesdays of each month. These
hats are made for people in Haiti. Come and
have fun with Lenora. Call 219-6948. 4-21-
10-72-13


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Call 392-1395 today to learn about
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WEDNESDAY, APRIL 14, 2010


ALLIGATOR
www.alligatorSports.org


UF BASEBALL

Gators drop final game against 'Noles, lose series 3-1


By ANTHONY CHIANG
Alligator Staff Writer
achiang@alligator org

TALLAHASSEE A blown
electricity source sucked the pow-
er out of Dick Howser Stadium
and the bats Tuesday.
The start time was delayed 15
minutes due to an electricity out-
age that lasted until the bottom of
the fourth inning.
UF and FSU played to the
theme and combined for just five
runs and zero homers after scor-
ing an average of just more than
12 runs per game in their first
three meetings this season.
No. 6 FSU (26-7, 10-5 Atlan-
tic Coast Conference) was able to
hold off the No. 7 Gators (23-9, 8-4
Southeastern Conference) in a low
scoring 3-2 affair to take the sea-
son series.
"We are going to have to
look at our offense and
shake some things up and
give guys some opportuni-
ties that they may have
wanted earlier on."
Kevin O'Sullivan
UF baseball coach

FSU pitcher Scott Sitz lasted a
career-high six innings and shut
the Gators down in the process.
The freshman held them to just
four hits and two runs.
"We didn't get our bats going,"
UF center fielder Matt den Dekker


said. "Any time you are limited to
four hits, you are going to have a
tough time winning the ball game.
We pitched well enough to win."
The top-two hitters in Florida's
lineup, Nolan Fontana and den
Dekker, combined for just one hit
and struggled to reach base for the
third and fourth hitters, Preston
Tucker and Austin Maddox.


"We are going to have to look
at our offense and shake some
things up and give guys some op-
portunities that they may have
wanted earlier on," UF coach
Kevin O'Sullivan said. "We have
to put our heads together to try to
get some more offense going."
FSU, on the other hand, got on
the scoreboard early after center


fielder Tyler Holt reached on a
single to lead off the first and stole
second during the next at-bat. He
later scored the first run of the
game on a two-out RBI single by
right fielder James Ramsey.
The Gators struggled to get the
last out in the second inning, too.
Sophomore pitcher Greg Larson,
who made his second start of the


UF pitcher Greg Larson started the game against FSU on Tuesday and allowed three runs in just two in-
nings of work in the Gators' 3-2 loss in Tallahassee.


season Tuesday, retired the first
two hitters in the inning on just
two pitches, but then allowed
three straight hits, which resulted
in two runs to make it a 3-0 lead
for FSU.
"You have to buckle down and
make pitches, and we just weren't
able to do that in the first two in-
nings," O'Sullivan said.
Larson lasted just two innings
as the Seminoles rocked him for
seven hits and three runs. In the
four games the teams played this
season, FSU has tagged Florida's
starting pitchers for 14 runs in
only eight combined innings of
work.
"The three losses that we've
had to FSU, we just haven't got-
ten off on the right foot with the
starting pitcher," O'Sullivan said.
"I'd like to think if we just get a
little bit of a better start we have a
chance to do something."
Despite the bullpen throw-
ing six scoreless innings in relief
for the right-handed hurler, the
Gators never managed to grab the
lead.
UF scored two runs in the fourth
on RBIs from second baseman Josh
Adams and catcher Mike Zunino
to close the gap to 3-2, which was
the closest it would get.
It had an opportunity in the
sixth to do some damage with run-
ners on first and second, but FSU
third baseman Sherman Johnson
snagged a hard hit ground ball off
the bat of Zunino and dove to just
tag left fielder Tyler Thompson
out at third to end the inning.


College students should take advantage of sporting opportunities


week from today, I will take my
last class at Florida.
Although I'm happy to finally be
done with school, I am going to miss UF.
In my four years, I had a lot of good
times many of them involving Gators
sports.
I spent my first two years at UF attend-
ing sporting events as a fan, and the final
two, I turned into a cynical asshole cover-
ing the teams.
Through my experiences, I enjoyed
many different events and learned some
lessons along the way.
Current and future students should try


to take advantage of the great teams they
have at Florida.
Here is some advice for students while
in school:

1. Go to a national championship
Obviously, this is conditional on a Gators
team making the national championship.
But I went to the Final Four in Atlanta my
freshman year, and I still remember it as
the best weekend of my college life. You
are not going to get many chances to go to
a national championship event, so if you
have the opportunity, you need to do it.
Don't worry about the cost. I know most


Bobby Callovi
I/l l, ', A -.-/


of you are struggling
college students, but
you just can't pass up
an opportunity to go
to a national champi-
onship.


DUUUy VVUI o 2. Camp out for a
bcallovi@alligator org basketball game
basketball game
I spent so much
time outside Gate 3 of the O'Connell Cen-
ter my freshman year that when I called
Five Star Pizza, they asked if I still lived at
the O'Connell Center. While waiting out-
side an arena for a basketball game doesn't


seem like the best way to spend your time,
it really isn't that bad. I made a lot of good
friends and now have a bunch of good sto-
ries from my experience. It is also a great
opportunity to sit in seats you would have
to pay a lot of money for if you weren't a
student, so take advantage of the chance.

3. Don't take losses so seriously
I know this may seem hard, but it is just
a game. Growing up, and even my first
two years at UF, if my team lost, I was in
an awful mood the rest of the day. UF stu-

SEE BOBBY, PAGE 15


I thought the Tiger Woods' coverage would die down after his return to golf, yet
him filling out his paperwork to play in the U.S. Open was a story. I expect similar
coverage when every other golfer files his paperwork. ... Bulls GM John Paxson
allegedly pushed coach Vinny Del Negro over former Gator Joakim Noah's min-
utes. Someone should have bullied Billy Donovan about Dan Werner's role.


II NOT KNOW THAT

* UF pitcher Brian Rose has won
his last three starts when he has
tied his right shoe before the left
one and the temperature has been
about 72.4 degrees.


II NOT I THAT

* UF pitcher Brian Rose has won his last
three starts when he has tied his right shoe
before the left one and the temperature has
been about 72.4 degrees.






WEDNESDAY, APRIL 14, 2010 0 ALLIGATOR, 15


Paculba sets tone for lineup


* NO. 3 UF FACES NO. 19 FSU TONIGHT
IN TALLAHASSEE.

By GREG LUCA
Alligator Writer

UF sophomore Michelle Moultrie would be
batting leadoff for just about every other team in
the nation.
The speedy center fielder can turn a bunt into
a base hit in a flash and has lately added a little
power to her game as well.
But for at least another year and a half, she fig-
ures to be locked in at No. 2 in the order behind
"The Ninja."
Junior Aja Paculba, known as "Ninja" to her
teammates, is in the midst of a career-long 14
game hit streak, recently broke Florida's career
runs record with her 167th, and will once again
be at the top of the lineup as No. 3 UF (30-4, 12-2
Southeastern Conference) takes on No. 19 FSU
(36-8, 8-4 Atlantic Coast Conference) in a double-
header today at 5 p.m. in Tallahassee.
The second baseman is in the SEC's top 10 in
walks, RBIs, runs, doubles, total bases, slugging
percentage, double plays and assists, and has
only committed three errors on the season.
"When you look at how many runs and how
many RBI she gets, she's very important to this
team in a lot of ways," UF coach Tim Walton
said. "She's just a good person to have at the top
of the lineup."
In addition to her 14-game hitting streak, the
preseason All-SEC selection has reached base in
19 straight contests. Over that time span, she is
batting .381 with an on-base percentage of .487




BOBBY, from page 14


and has driven in 21 runs and scored 21 times. !
"I've been seeing the ball really well lately
and just trying to get on any way I can," Paculba 3! : .....
said.
For Paculba, getting on base means a lot more
than just getting hits. .
Even though opposing pitchers are wary of
giving senior power hitter Francesca Enea pitch- I;
es she can handle, Paculba still manages to lead
the team in walks.
"I just look for a pitch that I can hit," Paculba
said. "I don't swing at pitches that I know that I
can't hit hard."
Paculba's knack for getting on base works
nicely with her teammates' ability to hit her
home.
The junior scores 60 percent of the time she
reaches base, having scored 37
runs on 34 hits and 28 walks.
"A lot of credit goes to the
people behind me," Paculba said.
Softball "We've got some great hitters in
our lineup, and without them, I
can't score runs."
While Paculba is quick to deflect credit, she
certainly deserves a lot for herself. -..--- -
If the numbers are any indication, Paculba :
would be able to score no matter who hits behind
her. :-- -.
After scoring 61 runs in 75 games as a fresh- .. ":".-..'.- -- .
man, Paculba scored 69 in 68 games as a sopho- '
more and is once again scoring more than a run
per game this season.
If she can keep that pace up, she may have a _ -
shot at the SEC career record of 288, currently Ana Goni-Lessan / Alligator Stal
held by Alabama's Kelly Kretschman. UF second baseman Aja Paculba will look to continue her success in the leadof
"We'll just take it year by year and see how it
goes," Paculba said. role against FSU today in the Gators' doubleheader in Tallahassee.

UF BASEBALL

FSU's young pitcher tames UF bats


By TYLER JETT
Alligator Writer
tjett@alligator.org

TALLAHASEE The game should have been a feast
for the Gators.
Florida's offense was coming off a nine-run perfor-
mance Sunday, and the team was facing a pitcher making
his second-career start. But Scott Sitz left the Gators (23-9,
8-4 Southeastern Conference) hungry.
Sitz, a freshman from Jacksonville Beach Fletcher High,
allowed only one earned run on four hits in six innings to
lead No. 6 Florida State (26-7, 10-5 Atlantic Coast Confer-
ence) to a 3-2 win against No. 7 Florida on Tuesday night.
"(Sitz) didn't misfire," UF coach Kevin O'Sullivan said.
"When they asked him to throw the ball over the inner
half, he threw over the inner half. He didn't miss over the
plate. When they asked him to throw away, he located. It's
as simple as that. He did a nice job."
UF averaged 6.8 runs per game entering Tuesday, but
Sitz held Florida hitless for the first three innings.
"He really pitched with tremendous poise," FSU coach
Mike Martin said. "I think I have a new nickname to start


f
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with that guy, because if that's not 'Bulldog,' I don't know
what is. He really got after it."
Sitz's only trouble came in the fourth, when he gave up
back-to-back hits to Preston Tucker and Austin Maddox,
who both scored later in the frame. The freshman also hit
Jonathan Pigott twice but recovered.
"That's a great lineup that the University of Florida
has, and what impressed me the most was he went out
there under control and pitched. He
didn't throw," Martin said. "He hit a
guy but didn't lose his composure."
In six relief appearances earlier in
the year, Sitz allowed a combined three
earned runs in 9.1 innings. FSU coach
Mike Martin rewarded him by nam-
m ing Sitz the Seminoles' starter April 7
Sitz against North Florida.
Sitz was just as effective then as he
was Tuesday, although facing the Gators in front of 6,526
fans motivated him more.
"Getting the start against Florida, that's real exciting,"
he said. "I had a lot of adrenaline going throughout the
game."


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know what to do. My answer to that is just breathe, re-
lax and go on with the rest of your day. As connected
as you may feel to the team, you are not a part of it and
shouldn't feel like you are.

4. Go watch the small sports
We don't get to start on the football beat here at the
Alligator. Instead, we get to suffer through covering a
smaller beat. But it really isn't bad. They are actually
pretty entertaining. And from a journalist's standpoint,
they might even be better to cover because they don't
receive as much coverage, so the coaches and athletes
are more eager to talk. Also, they really do appreciate
the few times when the fans fill their stadiums, unlike
the men's basketball and football teams, which expect
their stadiums to be filled.






16, ALLIGATOR 0 WEDNESDAY, APRIL 14, 2010


Editor's Note: This is the second of a two-
part series on sand volleyball's quest to
become a NCAA-sanctioned sport.

By PHIL KEGLER
Alligator Staff Writer
pkegler@alligator org

Sand volleyball at the college level almost nev-
er made it to the opening serve.
In July 2008, the NCAA Committee on Wom-
en's Athletics recommended sand volleyball be
added to the list of "emerging sports," the first
step toward sponsored collegiate competition.
The committee decided on the name "sand vol-
leyball" in the hopes of including schools with cli-
mates less tropical than Florida or California.
In April 2009, that nomination was made offi-
cial. Sand volleyball was slated to start Division-I
play in the spring of 2011.
But there was a catch. It turned out not every-
one was in favor of adding the sport 63 schools
petitioned to kill the sport, including Penn State,
reigning three-time NCAA indoor champion.
The reasons were numerous. Some wondered
about the impact on the indoor game. Others felt
they would be at a disadvantage in recruiting if
they didn't have a sand game. Northern schools
were worried about being overshadowed by
schools in warmer climates (although the Asso-
ciation of Volleyball Professionals has held well-
received competitions in cold-weather places).
Representatives from all 285 programs would
weigh in. If 62.5 percent of them voted to over-
ride, the sport would be cut from NCAA con-
sideration. These are tough economic times, and
schools felt if sand volleyball became a sport, they
would feel pressure to add it.
"It was the crashing of a real popular sport into
financial realities," said Kathy DeBoer, Executive


Director of the American Volleyball Coaches As-
sociation.
The motion failed in January despite the ma-
jority (58 percent) voting for it. Sand volleyball
lived to serve another day.
The debut was moved from spring of 2011 to
spring of 2012 because so much time had been
spent campaigning against the override. Now the
rulebook on an entire sport from playing to re-
cruiting to scheduling is being finalized.


Coaches will discuss the new sport and pos-
sible rules during spring meetings. Conferences
will make proposals reviewed by eight NCAA
cabinets that specialize in different aspects of col-
lege athletics, such as academics, financial aid and
recruiting. The rulebook will be finalized when
the coaches gather at the AVCA convention.



Don't expect to see sand volleyball become the
next Gators sport, at least not right away.
Senior associate athletic director Lynda Tealer
and UF volleyball coach Mary Wise said earlier
this spring there are no plans at this time for UF to
add sand volleyball.
Tealer said there is no set process for the
school to add sports because it happens rather in-
frequently. UF sponsors 21 Division-I sports.
Further hurting sand volleyball's chances in
Gainesville is UF just added women's lacrosse,
which is in the middle of its inaugural season.


Adding a sport is a lengthy process. A staff
must be hired. Facilities need to be built. UF an-
nounced it would add lacrosse in June 2006, near-
ly four years before the first match was played.
"Adding sports is very expensive," Tealer said.
"It's a commitment for the long haul."
Looking at that process can shed light on what
might need to happen for sand volleyball.
Tealer highlighted several key factors why la-
crosse won out over other women's sports: pop-
ularity at young ages; the ability to compete for
conference and national championships; growth
of the sport; and possible fan support in the state.
Wise hopes sand volleyball will eventually
come to Gainesville.
"I just don't know of another sport that's got-
ten as much excitement and buzz and attention as
beach volleyball," she said.



The sport's D-I status won't matter if schools
don't add it. Emerging sports have 10 years to
have 40 schools playing for at least two seasons.
Meet that goal, and the NCAA will sponsor a
national championship. Failure to hit the mark
means the sport loses NCAA backing.
The economy isn't the best. Some indoor pro-
grams won't expand because they fear it will di-
lute what they have. Northern schools may hesi-
tate to add a sport originally intended for warm
climates. Those thoughts aren't tempering the
optimism of others.
"The players enjoy playing. The fans enjoying
watching it," Wise said. "I just can't imagine it's
not going to catch on quickly."
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January 2010: Sand
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majority of programs
(58 percent) vote
against sand volleyball,
but this falls short of the
62.5 percent needed to
squash the sport.


Spring 2012: Sand
volleyball will kick off its
inaugural season as a
Division-I sport.


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0the independent florida Not officially associated with the University of Florida Published by Campus Communications, Inc of Gainesville, Florida VOLUME 103 ISSUE 140 We Inform. You Decide. -0 esye WEDNESDAY, APRIL 14, 2010 THE COUNTDOWN BEG INS Randy Wells and his family celebrate after hearing the news of his victory in the race for Gainesville City Commission at the Supervisor of Elections Office Tuesday night. STATE Rubio cancels speech By ANDREW WYZAN Alligator Contributing Writer U.S. Senate candidate Marco Rubio, who was scheduled to speak tonight in the Reitz Union Grand Ballroom, has postponed his trip to Gainesville. UF College Republicans chairman Jonathan Lott said Rubio canceled his speech due to an illness in his family. On his Web site, Rubio wrote he is returning to South Florida because his father was diagnosed with a recurrence of lung cancer. The UF College Republicans were organizing the event in conjunction with Rubio's campaign. Rubio, the former Florida speaker of the House, is campaigning against Gov. Charlie Crist for the Republican nomination for the Senate seat being vacated by Sen. George LeMieux. The election will be held Nov. 2. According to a Rasmussen Reports poll released Monday, 57 percent of Florida's Republican voters are likely to vote for Rubio in the primary. Crist, his imme/ diate opponent, is behind Rubio by almost 30 points. Lott said Rubio is cleaning up the polls because he is running on a platform of being a "true conservative" who supports small government. 0 LOWE LEADS BY 35 VOTES. ByCJ PRUNER and ALISON SCHWARTZ Alligator Staff Writers Craig Lowe had 35 reasons to celebrate Tuesday night. In the thinnest of margins, only 35 votes separated City Commissioner Lowe from his opponent in the mayoral race, Don Marsh. And while it was enough to celebrate at The Top Restaurant, it wasn't enough to cinch an official victory. Since Lowe only secured 50.1 percent of the vote, the final say on who gets the keys to City Hall will be decided by an automatic recount. According to Pam Carpenter, supervisor of elections, there needs to be a margin of victory greater than half a percentage point to officially deem a winner. "Stay tuned," she said. "We have some work to do." The official results are expected to be released Friday when the results are certified. For Lowe, this is just another bump on a rocky campaign trail that was not exempt from political mudslinging and personal attacks. "This was a very unusual campaign," he said. "We chose to focus on the issues .We will press forward." Although he did not accuse Marsh of such campaign tactics, Lowe said it is clear who ran a positive and who ran a negative campaign. "Frankly, you can't run a city on negativity," he said. Lowe is no stranger to marginal wins. In 2003, he secured a victory in the District 4 City Commission race by 16 votes. "This was a very unusual campaign. We chose to focus on the issues .We will press forward." Craig Lowe mayoral candidate As Lowe awaits the certification of the results, he said he will continue with the same zeal he has maintained throughout the campaign. "We will remain focused with our eyes on what lies ahead," he said. Despite the lack of a definitive conclusion in the mayoral race, the seat for District 4 City Commission went to Randy Wells, who got 1,305 votes, compared to opponent Penny Wheat's 793 votes. With his wife and 5-year-old daughter by his side, Wells credited his triumph to his family and enthusiastic support from the District 4 community, including stuSEE RESULTS, PAGE 5 Students get temp tats By ALLYSON FOX Alligator Contributing Writer Some students who walked onto Turlington Plaza on Tuesday walked out with a temporary tattoo. As part of International Month, Chandni Patel, the president of Volunteers for International Student Affairs, painted 25 free henna tattoos on students to help them learn about South Asian culture. Hennas are traditional tattoos that originated in India. The free tattoos, which were painted on students'hands, shoulders and wrists, were just one part of UF's International Month events that celebrate different cultures and educate students about them. "Most people knew or had heard of henna before, but a lot of On people wanted to know the Campus cultural tradition behind it," Patel wrote in an e-mail. "It was a great way to interact with a lot of cultures, because people asked a lot of questions while they were getting their SEE VISA, PAGE 5 Gainesville woman arrested after trying to fight police Gainesville Police Department arrested a ordered her to get out, the report said. woman Tuesday morning after she decided to Officer John Koprowski tried to remove fight the police arresting her friend for a DUI. Barnard by her wrists, but she spun around Sandra Barnard, 32, would not have been and started kicking him, hitting him in his charged if she hadn't disobeyed police orders chest and thighs, according to the report. to stay out of the roadway and avoid the poAfter being handcuffed and placed in the lice car her friend was sitting in, according to car, Barnard continued to kick so much that a GPD report. officers feared she'd break the windows. After Barnard ran up to the car and jumped into several orders to stop, Barnard was restrained. the backseat with her friend, shouting obsceni-KATHERINE BEIN ties and slamming the door shut when police Today FORECAST OPINIONS CLASSIFIEDS CROSSWORD SPORTS 2 6 8 11 14 \ \, Sunny 83/57 visit www.alligator.org 0 UF starter Greg Larson lasted just two innings and allowed FSU's only runs of the game, and the Gators, offense never got going as they loss 3-2 in Tallahasse on Tuesday. See Story, Page 14.

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2, ALLIGATOR U WEDNESDAY, APRIL 14,2010 News Today WHAT'S HAPPENING Blankets, Pride, and an Israeli Film Today, 7 p.m. UF Hillel, 2020 W University Ave. Come out to Hillel to finish off the semester with a service project. We will be making blankets for foster care children, watching an Israeli film for Pride Awareness Month and taking a load off. See you there. Edible Book Contest Thursday, 11 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. Library West walkway Come and view the edible book entries and vote for "Best Overall." Winners will be announced at noon. Enjoy free cake. Details are available at www.uflib.ufl. edu/readathon. Walk In My Shoes Friday, 9 a.m. Reitz Union North Lawn To symbolize the road to recovery for survivors of sexual abuse and to raise awareness for Sexual Assault Awareness Month, Lauren Book-Lim will walk through UF's campus as part of Walk In My Shoes, a 500mile walk across Florida. Join the walk from Reitz Union North Lawn to Plaza of the Americas, where she will speak about sexual violence on university campuses and services that are available to students. Participants will receive a free T-shirt prior to the walk. For more information, go to the Facebook event. Talk with the Rev. Donna Lee: LGBTQ Issues in Religion Saturday, 7 p.m. Civic Media Center, 433 S Main St. The event is presented by Campus Counterpoise. For further information, contact CampusCounterpoise@gmail. com. Israel Independence Celebration Day Sunday, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. UF Hillel, 2020 W University Ave. Come out to Hillel to celebrate Israel's independence day. Israeli food, Israeli vendors, sTUDENTILOANs I I, Cash For Anything! Best Jewelr'y andl Loan 523 NW 3rd Ave -371-4367 -371-GEMS Israeli dancing and more. Robot Demonstrations at UF Monday, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. NEB Harris Rotunda Come out and see the robot demonstration of the 15 students in the Intelligent Machines Design Laboratory course as they show off the robots they designed this semester. See http://mil.ufl.edu/ imdl/robotinfo s10.htm for more information. Copyrighted Material Syndicated Content Available from Commercial News Providers The Alligator strives to be accurate and clear in its news reports and editorials. If you find an error, please call our newsroom at 352-376-4458 or send an e-mail to editor@ alligator.org. 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WEDNESDAY, APRIL 14, 2010 U ALLIGATOR, 3 Warm weather brings excess strawberries, low prices 0 THE SEASON USUALLY ENDS IN EARLY APRIL. By KAREN SULLIVAN Alligator Contributing Writer Strawberry lovers are seeing steals at supermarket registers thanks to a surge in supply at season's end. Freezing temperatures shortened the fruit's shelf life at the beginning of the year, but the return of warm weather in March kept strawberries growing into April, leaving farmers overstocked. "That cold weather pushed everything back. The fruit's biological clock was slowed up," said Marcus Caswell, quality assurance manager for Wishnatzki Farms. Ted Campbell, executive director of the Florida Strawberry Growers Association, said strawberry-picking season typically lasts from Thanksgiving to Easter and starts to peak in February. But this year the fruit did not flourish until the first week of March. Campbell said the strawberry crop yielded about half the normal amount in January and February, and growth has been 25 to 30 percent less this season. "The cold winter really kept the production down," Campbell said. "And all of a sudden everything started to come into full fruit." While the season tends to wrap up by early April, Caswell said he expects harvesting will continue for another week. "We're still putting out a really good amount of fruit right now, which is not usual," he said. Retailers start outsourcing to California in March when Florida farmAround ers lose their supply of Gainesville strawberries, he said. Though many in-state retailers are supporting Florida's strawberry market, farmers are facing competition from out-of-state growers, reflected in the prices. "We were forced to really sell at a rockbottom price," Caswell said. Caswell suggests consumers get to their local grocery stores before California has the chance to raise the market price. "The prices are there," he said. "But that'll probably end relatively soon." Publix has been selling 1-pound containers of the berries at four for $5 since April 1, and spokesman Dwaine Stevens said prices should remain that way until Friday. "As long as the quantities and quality are there we're going to keep that price," he said. Other stores are also promoting strawberry sales. At Winn-Dixie 2-pound boxes have been sold for as low as $3.99 while 1-pound containers were $2.99 at Albertsons and $1.50 at Walmart Supercenters. Copyrighted Material Syndicated Content Available from Commercial News Providers With the ETS My Credentials Vault" service powered by Interfolio The letter of recommendation is a top priority for graduate and professional school applicants. Now :here's an easier way for letter writers and applicants to simplify the entire process. 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4, ALLIGATOR U WEDNESDAY, APRIL 14,2010 STUDENT GOVERNMENT Student senate discusses crisis response By ELIZABETH BEHRMAN Alligator Writer Senators learned about the UF Counseling Center's response to the March 2 shooting of Kofi Adu-Brempong when they gathered for Tuesday's meeting. Sherry Benton, the director of the UF Counseling Center, said the center was unable to do more for Adu-Brempong because there were eight severe, suicidal cases reported before Adu-Brempong's. Laura Templeton, a counselor from the UF Counseling Center's Crisis Response Team, went with police to visit Adu-Brempong the day before the shooting, but no counselors "We really try to get out there. We try to let people know about us. We try to encourage people to use us." Sherry Benton director of the UF Counseling Center came the night of the shooting because the situation was too dangerous, according to Alligator archives. She said about 14 percent of students come to the counseling center for help every year. "We really try to get out there," Benton said. "We try to let people know about us. We try to encourage people to use us." After Benton's speech, senators unanimously passed a resolution calling for the protection of academic freedom on campus in response to the UF administration's decision to prohibit two graduate students from using their post-earthquake footage in their thesis documentary about an aid organization in Haiti. They were not allowed to use the footage because it was shot after the university established a policy banning UF-sponsored trips to Haiti in order to protect student safety. Unite Party Sen. Ben Meyers said students should be able to pursue any opportunity that they see fit to further their education. Education students display art on campus 0 THE SHOW BEGINS TODAY. By KIMBERLY CASCANTE Alligator Contributing Writer Students in the College of Education will display their artwork created for class for all of UF to see today. The art show, which starts today at 10:30 p.m. in the Norman Hall basement, combined technology, creativity and fun into a student's classwork, according to Christopher Sessums, professor for the School of Teaching and Learning. Sessums said students recreated the poem, "The Red Wheelbarrow," written by William Carlos Williams, and one of his photos. "Often times, teaching and learning are stripped On of many creative asCampus pects," Sessums said. "This was a way I thought we could spice things up and have fun applying what we're learning in a different way." Students in the Integrating Technology into the Secondary Curriculum course started preparing for the art show since the third week of class and could only discuss the project using social media like Facebook and Twitter. Monik Markus, the documentarian of the art show, said it was difficult to tell if the show was going in the right direction because of this requirement. Pac-a-Dorm Do you need safe, reliable, and hassle-free summer storage or shipping? We provide a simple and economical solution! Prices as low as $6.99 per mo. and no long term commitments. We pick up and deliver to your door. ATTENTION ALLIGATOR ADVERTISERS The Alligator will not be publishing from Thursday, April 22th through Monday, May 10th. ATTENTION ALL UF GRADUATING SENIORL. Come celebrate your last 4 years at UF at your first ALUMNI Event with: FREE FOOD from Gator's Dockside The chance to win amazing PRIZES, including a $500 UF Bookstore gift card, autographed Urban Meyer football and Billy Donovan basketball, iPod shuffle courtesy of Geico, Talking Walls gift certificates, Visa gift cards courtesy of Marsh, and assorted Gator memorabilia from the Gator Boosters! Join the UF Alumni Association at a discounted rate of ONLY $25! FFREE REE Albert and Alberta FREE FREE FREE Kiss 105.3AM Live FREE and MORE! UFIBOOKSTo Monday, April 19th 6-8pm MARSH Emerson Alumni Hall 1938 W. University Ave. I To ensure admission, please bring your Gator1 ID. golco con For more information or questions, please visit www/ufalumni.ufl.edu/events/gradbash The Deadline for Tuesday, May 11th is: Friday, May 6th by 4:00pm for both Display and Classified Advertising. Display Classifieds 376.4482 373.3463 a Stringing Along UF student Marco Shapanka plays an acoustic guitar and fellow student Taylor Sincich plays a custom-made sitar between classes Tuesday morning outside of Matherly Hall. A sitar is a stringed instrument used throughout India in Hindustani classical music. Jenny Wilkinson/ Alligator (CC R E A M E W Y ) Come in nne *ru naur ng~uuaa+c flnunr

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WEDNESDAY, APRIL 14, 2010 0 ALLIGATOR, 5 Bowl Me Over Matt Kinberg, a mechanical engineering junior, turns himself in to a human bowling ball during the RUB Entertainment event Fun Before Finals Tuesday afternoon on the Reitz Union North Lawn. 12,187 people voted in the runoff RESULTS, from page 1 dents. "I believe our city benefits from the involvement and engagement of students," he said. "This community is a better community when students are involved." For Gainesville voters, there was another victory. Of the 72,769 registered voters in Alachua County, 12,187, or 16.75 percent, cast their ballots. This was an increase from the first election, which saw 10,180 cards cast, despite runoff elections historically facing lower turnouts. Marsh, however, was still not satisfied. Snagging 49.9 percent of the vote, Marsh said that he was not content with the turnout, dubbing those who did not make it to the polls "slackers." -sAlthough the results did not bring him any closure, Wells he said he would not be spending the next few days worrying about the outcome of the recount. "It's really out of my hands," he said. "I'm not going to be the one counting the votes." There will be a talent show Thursday VISA, from page 1 tattoos." Other International Month activities include Thursday's VISA Talent Show, which features performances from organizations including the African Student Union, India Inc. and Sabor Latino. Patel said students who attended Tuesday's event could also donate money to Gators United for Haiti, but they were not required to donate. "I won't turn anyone away," Patel said. Patel painted designs varying from flowers to Hebrew letters. Henna tattoos are painted on the hands and feet of women before marriage and are made of crushed up leaves, rose water and lemon juice. The ingredients contain no chemicals, and the mixture can also act as a natural hair dye, Patel said. Patel learned how to design henna tattoos by watching professionals paint them at weddings. Rupam Sharma, a first-year graduate student in health education and behavior, got a henna tattoo shaped like a heart on the palm of her hand when she stopped on Turlington. "I won't turn anyone away." Chandni Patel president of Volunteers for International Student Affa irs Sharma, whose family is from India, said henna tattoos are a tradition for brides in her culture. The bride gets henna tattoos on her hands and feet, and the tattoos are part of a bigger celebration involving dancing, singing, chanting and eating, Sharma said. "It's like a bachelorette party," she said. 3I __________________ "'g'Ll yM

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6, ALLIGATOR U WEDNESDAY, APRIL 14,2010 Foot in Mouth Huckabee's homophobia ignorant, offensive W heart Huckabees. We especially heart one particular Huckabee when he makes statements essentially comparing gay marriage to incest and polygamy -material that writes itself. Facing fierce backlash following an interview in New Jersey last week, former Gov. Mike Huckabee spoke about "accommodating" those who believe in same-sex marriage the same way people accommodate those who believe in using drugs, polygamy and incest. Let's put this into context. This is coming from the former presidential candidate and governor from the armpit of the country, the state where we get such treasures as The Little Rock Nine, Walmart and Billy Bob Thornton -Arkansas. This is coming from the former governor who denied a Medicaid-funded abortion when a 15-year-old girl was impregnated by her stepfather. This is the kind of crazy we just can't buy. This is the kind of word-vomit news we send muffin baskets for. But after the muffin baskets subside and our smiles fade for the kind of crazy talk we relish in the newsroom, we start to scold -and we do it often. This is the same guy who won the Iowa caucus in 2008, thereby emerging as the Republican Party's first front-runner in the last presidential election before our good ole boy from Arizona stole the show. We find Huckabee's comments of "accommodation" not only offensive but ignorant and not welcome anywhere but back in the armpit that is the entire state of Arkansas. We hope America acknowledges this comparison when considering who it wants to run our country. And let's face it, we've seen what happens when we put Arkansas governors in the White House -things get a little sticky. Just ask Ms. Lewinsky. Can you hear us now? When this time of year rolls around and finals are looming, we can at least smile for teacher evaluations. It's the one time when we're supposed to be able to really explain how we feel about the classes we're taking and the people who run them. But, honestly, after all this time, we're beginning to wonder if our opinion really matters to anyone at all. Yes, there are the standard evaluations and the bubble-in responses we give. Yes, there's even a section on the back where we can explain exactly why picked those numbers. And, yes, there are sites like ratemyprofessors.com where we can trust that people are somewhat more honest when one can feel even more anonymous typing up a rant instead of writing it down in that handwriting the professor could possibly recognize. We're given plenty of chances to say how we feel, and with the Assessment of Instructors search on ufl.edu and ratemyprofessors.com, we can warn others. But, aside from the students, no one seems to care what the students really think. What exactly do evaluations do for the teachers and administrators who say they take them seriously? What difference does it make to anyone except the students? Teachers with the worst evals and awful ratings on Rate My Professors are still teaching classes next fall, and great teachers who are praised continuously still don't seem to get noticed. We've always felt like evals give us the chance to tell the truth, but is anyone really listening? 0 the independent florida alligator Chelsea Keenan EDITOR Emily Fuggetta J Hunter Sizemore MANAGING EDITORS The Alligator encourages comments from readers Letters to the editor should not exceed 150 words (about one letter-sized page) They mustbe typed, double-spaced and must include the author's name, classification and phone number Names will be withheld if the writer shows just cause We reserve the right to edit for length, grammar, style and libel Send letters to ietters@aiiigatororg, bring them to 1105W University Aye, or send them to P0 Box 14257, GainesvilIle, FL 32604-22570Columns of about 450 words about original topics and editorial cartoons are also welcome Questions? Call 376-4458 Opinions 2.0 ALLIGATOR www.aIIigator.org/opinions CHECK 11 OT 01 WrE yTC AkENT THESE _TZPAZX HENNA TAlTOS CFEAT? TEmPORZA" V NOTHING! ,1 / -+ 1 Manufactured fear creates false reality t's a scary world outside. Past the comforts of my tiny, messy dorm room, danger lurks at every turn. People from foreign lands plot to wipe me and my country off the map. Even getting into a Toyota is akin to dancing with death. Or that's at least what the media would have you believe. To me, news today has increasingly become a stream of cautionary tales and exaggerated warnings. Every time you flip on the channel, you are greeted with another shark attack, deadly car accident or plane crash. While terrible tragedies such as the airplane crash that killed Poland's president Lech Kaczynski and the mine disaster in West Virginia certainly warrant coverage and worldwide exposure, I cannot help but feel that the news often relies too much on stories that deal with tragedy and manufacture fear for the sake of ratings. Every time I turn on the television, another tragedy has occurred overnight and my own sense of security is assaulted. Even against my own judgment, I can't help but listen to these news reports and become engrossed in the manufactured melodrama. Eventually, I see others and often find myself incorporating their warnings into my own daily life and worrying about things that prove irrational. A great example is the blitz of coverage that surrounded the outbreak of swine flu last year. While swine flu is a serious illness, I felt it was truly overblown and turned into an all-out plague of fear. Warnings over the safety of products are incredibly important to consumers, but many times they are overblown and only incite irrational panic. In addition to this, ever since I can remember, television shows that deal with crimes, murders and the like have worked constantly to bring other peoples' pain into your home and bring dramatic elements to crimes. These elements, often created through the use of haunting music, the dulcet tones of Bill Kurtis and/or the ghostly visage of Keith MorJoshua Lee letters@a lIigator org rison, only serve to exaggerate and intensify the fear of the world outside of our doors. It is easy to understand why news organizations broadcast such personal tales of tragedy. Crimes committed against innocents are heart wrenching. They force the viewer to watch the events out of a shared sense of humanity and horror. It often seems that the more gruesome and bizarre the sad event is, the more excessive the coverage. However, exploiting personal suffering and pain for ratings and in the name of creating manufactured drama only serves as a catalyst to creating panic in an already fearful America. Creating news reports covering and warning of dangers in the world, along with broadcasting of personal stories of crime and deviance, has the combined effect of portraying the world outside our doors as one fraught with threats and filled with strangers. Too often, I feel like the media sensationalizes stories and fabricates a world that is exponentially more perilous than the one we live in. This is not to say that there are no dangers that we have to look out for. Victims of crime will tell you to always be aware of your surroundings, especially at night. Driving a car is a daily event that can, and unfortunately sometimes does, end in tragedy. Personally, I strongly advise people to cover their ears when Owl City or Ke$ha comes on the radio. While there are dangers in the world, I have a problem with television news and other shows creating what I see as manufactured fear. We must remind ourselves that the world outside is often not the one shown on television and to have a little faith and trust in fellow people. Joshua Lee is a political science sophomore. His column appears every other Wednesday. The views expressed here are not necessarily those of the Alligator. Today's question: Tuesday's question: Do you think teachers take Should only rich people have evaluations seriously? premarital sex? Vote or post a message at www.alligator.org 47% YES 53% NO 131 TOTAL VOTES

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.c .r ..C ..\. 04 -A t ;e-05S~~~ ~ ~ ~ f cOt m .-Tr C 0 Guest column Students should question authority Modern students are not interested in learning. They are interested in passing their tests and getting good grades. It doesn't matter how much you know, it only matters how well you regurgitate information. Why has American education devolved to this point? One reason is the loss of American industry to foreign countries with cheap labor. This has constricted the job market, making a college degree much more important. Employers give preeminence to the institution. Thus to get into excellent Nick Miner schools, you Speaking Out have to have top grades. Yet is there also a cultural backlash against questioning authority? The 1970s saw massive student protests that played a pivotal role in our withdrawal from Vietnam. Look at the generation during the Reagan presidency. Where were the protests of the Iran-Contra affair? Differences between students in the '70s and '80s is drastic. Has blind respect for authority become institutionalized? The resolution passed by Student Government about the shooting of Kofi Adu-Brempong was soft and pasive. There were some very serious abuses of power by the University Police Department, yet SG passes a resolution tthat barely does more than acknowledge the police shot a student. UF needs a greater emphasis on critical thought. Students need to learn to question what they are told, and professors need to encourage this. Without the ability to form your own thoughts you've just memorized facts. Nick Miner is a political science graduate student. WEDNESDAY, APRIL 14, 2010 U ALLIGATOR, 7 Letters to the Editor Student thanks RTS driver for keeping lost wallet safe Thank you Mr. Bus 22 Driver. I lost my wallet on bus 22 on Tuesday and tracked down the bus later. I just want to thank you for keeping my wallet safe for me. My mind was preoccupied with other things as I exited the bus, and my wallet had many valuables in it that would have been very difficult to replace. Also, whoever turned in my wallet to the driver, thank you. It's so relieving to know that there are still good people in this world. I believe that karma will reward you both. You are honest and good people. Once again, thank you! Kayla Pack Alligator Reader Reader feels indifferent to Tiger Woods' drama Contrary to the beliefs of the Alligator Editorial Board, I, personally, have not forgiven Tiger Woods. Mainly because Tiger Woods doesn't owe me an apology any more than he owes any other Alligator reader an apology, unless Elin Woods just bought a subscription. I don't know why people assume that every time a celebrity does something wrong, it's like they hurt us personally. Tiger Woods cheated on his wife? Doesn't affect me. I just want to watch some golf. If anything, Tiger owes me an apology for making me sift through stories about his personal life on ESPN.com for the past semester to find things I actually care about. Sean Johnson 4-BA School Liaison Sensory Integration Certified The Morris Center, Inc. 352.332.2629 15930 SW Archer Rd info@morriscenters.com .re W.t ..r1t .0 ~~ar-L ~ 0 0~ O p A74-44A4 '17MW. 1nivttiv Ave.

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BUY IT. SELL IT. FIND IT. 373-FIND Classifieds WEDNESDAY, APRIL 14, 2010 ALLIGATOR www.alligator.org/classifieds For Rent For Rent For Rent For Rent For Rent furnished furnished furnished furnished unfurnished $430 per bedroom-All inclusive! 3/3 TH!! Roommate match avail <1 mi from UF! Huge 24hr gym! free tanning,freeHBO/showtime *Oxford Manor*(352) 377-2777 these apts kick other apts in the teeth 4-21-71-1 WOW! Live from $325! All Inclusive 3/3s and 4/4s Cable Internet Utilities Furnished Tanning 24 Hr Gym TheLandingsUF.com 336-3838 4 3801 SW 13th St 4-21-71-1 Save Some Green 2's from $789 3's from $829 FREE Cable*Tanning*Gym www.greenwichgreen.net 352.372.8100 4-21-09-71-1 1, 2, 3, 4BR Apts. www.ApartmentsinGainesville.com 4-21-71-1 1 MONTH FREE! Immediate availability All Inclusive Student Living from $399 GainesvillePlace.com*(352) 271-3131 4-21-71-1 *Rates @ $379* All inclusive & Fully Furnished Or Get a New iPad! TV or new sofa package LexingtonCrossingUF.com 373-9009 4-21-10-74-1 2 BLOCKS TO UF--$290/MO Apts or Rms Avail. In 4BR, Fully Furn + All Utils. Incl. 352-219-2879 or www.CampusWalkUF.com 4-21-71-1 SUN ISLAND Summer Rates 2010 Summer Free 2011 On 15 month lease 352-376-6720 www.sunisland.info 4-21-09-71-1 Luxury Apartment Homes Define the Good Life 2/2*4/4* All inclusive Direct Bus Route to Campus EnclaveUF.com 376.0696 4-21-09-71-1 *$200 VISA GIFTCARDO Townhouse & apts accross the street from UF all-inclusive & fully furnished from $479/BR. Sign this week & get a $200 visa giftcard www.TheCourtyards.net 352-372-3557 4-21-71-1 UNIVERSITY TERRACE CONDO 4BR/4BA $375.mo all inclusive. Cable, internet & utils. 239-250-6149 5-11-10-79-1 *Move in Today* Rates ( $299! 2,3 & 4 bedroom suites All inclusive & Fully Furnished LexingtonCrossingUF.com 373-9009 4-21-10-74-1 MOVE IN TODAY! 2/2*3/3*4/4 Experience the Good Life Text "Enclave" to 47464 4-21-09-71-1 REDUCED 1BR available in 2BR/1BA University Commons, 3rd Floor, pool view. Share with male student. $300/mo + $30 util. 3 month lease -May, June, July. Furnished + W/D. Call 863-381-1161 4-14-10-46-1 2 Blocks to UF $300/mo Furnished bedroom in 4BD condo. Rent includes utils, cable TV & internet. 378-4626 / 262-4290 4-21-10-31-1 $339 rm/mo all utils incl. 4BR/2BA Condo at University Commons furnished W/D/TV/ Cable/Parking. Immediatley avl. summer/fall Great Place Great Price 239.253.8701 or email at: tom@moorelandscape.com 8-1610-36-1 4-4 condo will rent monthy, quarterly or yearly. $500/month/room includes: washerdryer, dishwasher, private bathroom/bedroom, walk-in closet, utilities, cable, wireless internet, pool, gym, volleyball and basketball courts. Living, dining and kitchen have wooden floors, bedrooms have nice clean carpets. Bus services every 5-10 minutes. 352-2137059 5-20-10-30-1 3BE/3BA clean and quiet condo for rent. All utilities included. $400/room or $1000/apt. 1 mile from UF. 2 bus routes available. Must see!! Call Dory 954-816-1468. 4-20-10-151 ROOM FOR RENT Lg master suite in new home, 15 min to VA, Shands & UF. NS, professional only. Util, cable TV, garage & wireless internet incl.Kitchen & laundry access. $500/mo. 352-219-3410 4-21-10-15-1 2/2 Woodlands of Gainesville Luxury Apt. Indiv. leases, $670/room/mo.$360 Cash Back. Cable, High Speed internet and Utilities included. On 3 bus routes and close to major shopping/food areas. summer 2010(May-July) (786) 449-7029/rodriba@ufl.edu 4-15-10-1 Townhome for rent. Spacious 2 x 2.5 in Grantwood, a gated community. 5 minutes from campus. Contact Eddie at 954-699-3665 for more information, or to arrange a viewing. 5-25-10-19-1 4/4 Countryside Condo private bed/bathincl utilities, wd,cable,wireless int,pool,gated workout room, great bus rte,$400/mth all in.Jeff @904-612-3944, will consider semester lease. 8-5-10-40-1 Spacious 4/4 fully furn condo in SW G'ville 5 mins to UF! Indiv. leases, $375/rm/mo. 3 bus rtes, close to shopping/food areas. Utils incl up to $200/mo. $200 SD. Avail. immediately/ summer/fall. 352-262-0628 anu87@ufl.edu 4-21-10-14-1 3BR/3BA avail now in 4BR/4BA Countryside condo. $435/mo/room + utils incl. Direct bus to UF 3 mis. Bball, pool, exercise room, nicely furn. 3rd FIr. W/D, wireless. Flo 352357-9656, Sebastian 352-874-8905 4-2110-12-1 Female roommates needed for 3/3, own bed/ bath, furnished, Windsor Park, close to UF on bus stop, pool, hot tub, tennis, gym, $335, 1/3 utilities; looking for a clean and studious roommates, 407-361-1154. 4-21-10-11-1 4BR/4BA furn. Countryside Apt. 2nd fIr, pool view, inc cable, wi-fi internet, and std utilities. All brms. avail in Aug. $395/BR/mo. flexible terms avail. Call Chris at 941-726-2204 or email raginriv@ufl.edu 4-21-10-8-1 Cypress Pointe condo, 3br, 2ba off SW 62 Blvd, newer appliances, fresh paint, pool, avail now, $725 edbaurmanagement.com 352-375-7104 4-21-10-7-2 Treehouse condo, 2br, 2ba, new carpet, vinyl, paddle fans, remodeled baths, on bus line, pools & weight rm, avail now, $600 edbaurmanagement.com 352-375-7104 4-2110-7-2 Greenleaf, SW spacious townhouse, 2br, 2ba, loft room extra, vaulted ceiling, patio and fenced yard, avail May, $700 edbaurmanagement.com 352-375-7104 4-21-107-2 Affordable, SW 2br, with new ceramic tile & carpet, fireplace, ready now, $495 Edbaurmanagement.com 352-375-7104 4-21-10-7-2 Colonial Oaks, SW 2br, 1sba townhouse, two screened porches, pet friendly, avail now, $600 edbaurmanagement.com 352375-7104 4-21-10-7-2 WALK TO UF 3/2 House in Golfview Estates; a quiet community by the Law School, Athletic Fields, and Golf Course. Available Aug 1. -21$1475 mo.*** Call Craig 305-788-4103 4-21-10-7-2 share 2BD/2BD w/male student near UF $350 954 224-1542 4-20-10-5-1 SUBLEASE MAY-JUNE-JULY. NEWCOMPLEX 6 BLOCKS FROM CAMPUS (<10 MIN WALK TO LIB W) EMPTY FULLY FURNISHED 4/4 IND ROOM LEASE 2ND FLR O'LOOKING POOL W BALCONY $450 NEGOTIABLE CONTACT lbrooks.08.12@ufl.edu 4-20-10-5-1 For Rent F unfurnished QUIET, CLEAN. LOTS OF GREEN 1br $375/MO. 372-6881, 213-3901 4-2110-71-2 *LYONS SPECIAL* $99 1st month's rent 377-8797 4-21-09-71-2 *HUGE FLOOR PLANS* 1/1 -$569 2/1.5-$599 3/2-$750 No move-in fees w/approved app! Wtr icl. Pet-friendly*Bus routes to UF,SFC, Shands and Downtown!!! www.arborpark.com or call 335-7275 4-21-09-71-2 Now Available Downtown! Luxury 1, 2, and 3 Bedrooms Alarm*Walk-in Closet*Pets OK Stay Out Late & Walk Home! Call today-don't wait! 338-0002 4-21-09-71-2 1 BR/1 BA $459 2BR/1 BA $529 Special prices will not last long! Quite community close to everything. www.frederckgardens.com Adopted pets live free! 2 pools! 1 mile from UF & Shands! 352-372-7555 4-21-09-71-2 Deluxe, Large 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. 538-2181 lv message 4-21-09-71-2 Quality & Affordability! 1br $559 / 2br $619--$649 3br $749 / 4br $899 W/D, pool, B-ball/tennis courts! We love Pets! Call @ 376-4002 www.apartments.com/pinetreegardens 4-21-09-71-2 Deluxe, large one or two bedroom, 60 second walk to UF. Wood firs, washer dryer included, fireplace, patio deck. Can furnish. Short term available. Private Owner. $595up. 352-538-2181. Lv msg 4-21-09-71-2 No deposit!!! Huge 1/1's 2/2's 3/3's <1 mi from UF! Giant 24hr gym FREE tanning/FREE cable *Oxford Manor* (352) 377-2777 These apts kick other apts in the teeth 4-21-71-2 ** ELLIE'S HOUSES ** Quality single family homes. 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WEDNESDAY, APRIL 14, 2010 U ALLIGATOR, 9 For Rent For Rent For Rent For Rent For Rent unurnished unfurnished unfurnished unfurnished unfurnished Live SECONDS from UF! Studios & 1 Beds from $499 & $575 FREE Parking Near UF NEVER worry about Game Day Parking! 371.7777 CollegeParkUF.com 4-21-09-71-2 Now you can easily submit your classified ad for print and/or web editions right thru our website! Just go to www.alligator.org/classifieds Visa and Mastercard accepted. 1/1 & 2/2 flats, 3/3 Townhomes!! FREE Cable w/HBO and Showtime All Amenities plus FREE Tanning Gated*Pet Friendly*Fitness Classes LEASING NOW AND FOR FALL www.thelaurelsuf.com 352-335-4455 4-21-09-71-2 Affordable Living & Close to Campus Huge 2's available for only $678 3500 Windmeadows Blvd www.spanishtrace.org* 373-1111 4-21-09-71-2 Cobblestone Apartments-NW 23RD BLVD Move in NOWor FALL 2010. 2/2 from $999 or 3/3 from $1099. Free Cable w/HBO & Showtime Private Bathrooms-W/D-Screened porches BB Court-Tanning-24 hr fitness-Dog Park Adopted pets live FREE! 352-377-2801 cobblestoneuf.com 4-21-71-2 1, 2, 3 & 4 BR's -GREAT RATES! 1/1 from $599 2/2 from $659 3/2 from $799 *Free Tanning *Fitness Pool W/D Tennis nEmployee Discounts UF/Shands/VA Fireplaces Individual Leases Pets Loved! 376-2507 www.bivenscove.com 4-21-09-71-2 L. a, Cu *0 a, L. a. 0 C) 0 *0 C U) *0 L. a. U) 0 z E 0 *@@PARKING@@ Private, Secure, Guaranteed. 60 sec to UF. Reserve now! Reasonable rates. 352-5382181. Can leave mssg. 4-21-09-71-2 Madison Pointe Apartments 1/1-$709 2/2-$809 3/2-$909 Enormous Screened Patio! W/D-Walk-in closets-Tanning Fitness Center-Full size bball court NW 23rd Blvd 352-372-0400 Text MADISON to 47464 for info! 4-21-71-2 *More Play, Less Work@ THE POLOS OF GAINESVILLE BRING IN THIS AD FOR $0 MOVE IN FEES! 2/2s: From $799; 3/3s: From $959 (352)335-7656 www.thepolosuf.com 4-21-09-71-2 Huge Private Dog Park 1's from $499 Waive all fees Close to UF, Shands, Butler Plaza Pet Friendly *376-1248 www.hiddenvillageapt.com 2725 SW 27th Ave 4-21-09-71-2 Great School Districts! HUGE 1 Bed$595! 2 Bed$729*4 Bed$949 Tennis*Pool*Basketball Call TODAY*332-7401 4-21-71-2 No Move-In Fees 1/1's from $659 3/2's from $799 FREE Tanning*Pool*Gym www.aspenridgeuf.com 352.367.9910 4-21-09-71-2 Museum Walk All Inclusive Roommate Matching -$439 3/3 Flats 2/2 Townhomes & UF LOCATION! #117 Bus Route-So you can sleep in! 3500 SW 19th Ave MuseumWalk.com Call for Specials!*379-9255* 4-21-09-71-2 2 BLOCKS FROM UF! 2BR/1 BA from $338/person No move-in fees! FREE Parking! We <3 pets! Wood floors avail! 372-7111 www.CollegeManor.org 4-21-09-71-2 LAKEWOOD VILLAS Large 1, 2 & 3 bdrm Floor Plans; Start ng at $635. Corporate units avai able. Furniture Packages Include Washer/Dryer; Workout Rm, Tennis Court; Swimming Pool; Sauna etc. Mon-Fri 9-6, Sat 10-3 700 SW 62nd Blvd 877-781-8314 www.lakewoodvilllas.com text (lakewood)@65586 4-21-09-71-2 0 SPYGLASS 0 Individual Leases: Furniture Packages Inc Washer/Dryer, FREE Hispeed Internet; Rates start at $399 Every Unit is an End Unit Mon-Fri 9-6, Sat 10-3 701 SW 62nd Blvd 888-267-5078 www.spyglassapts.com text (spyglass)@65586 4-21-09-71-2 ACROSS FROM UF! Studios from $475, includes electric! Wood floors available. FREE parking. No Move-in Fees We <3 Pets! 372-7111 www.CollegeManor.org 4-21-09-71-2 WALK TO CLASS! 1brs from $515 -150 ft from UF! Move-in today. FREE parking! We <3 Pets! No Move-in Fees. 372-7111 1216 SW 2nd Ave 4-21-09-71-2 $369 INCLUDES UTILITIES 1 month FREE, Move In TODAY! 24hr Amenities & Valet Trash! GainesvillePlace.com*(352) 271-3131 4-21-71-2 Action Real Estate Services Houses to Condos 1-4 BR, Starting at $450 www.action-realtors.com 352-331-1133 4-21-09-71-2 Now you can easily submit your classified ad for print and/or web editions right thru our website! Just go to www.alligator.org/classifieds Visa and Mastercard accepted. SUN KEY 2.1 bedroom Apartment (Not just a room!) Student Discount From $599/mo; Up to 3 Months Free! Walk to Campus Rent now or for fall Special runs until 4-15-2010 352.376.6720 or 352-376-7041 Check out our unbelieveable bandwidth: 30x10 IPV6 www.sunisland.info 4-21-09-71-2 Wake Up 10 Min Before Class .AND be on time! Studios from $499, 1s from $575 $0 M/I Fees, Pet Friendly 371.7777 CollegeParkUF.com 4-21-09-71-2 Check out our apartments. Priced from $400-$525. Close to shopping & university. Also 3BR/2BA house available. $900/mo. No section 8. Call 335-7066 for info. 4-2109-71-2 FOX HOLLOW Gated Entry ASK ABOUT OUR MOVE-IN SPECIAL 7301 W Univ Ave Mon-Fri 9-6, Sat 10-2 352-332-3199 www.cmcapt.com/foxhollow 4-21-09-71-2 WALK TO UF -AVAIL NOW & FALL! *1BR $460$495 2BR $485$600 Gore Rabell Real Estate 378-1387 www.Gore-Rabell.com 4-21-09-71-2 The Grove Villas Rental Community Ask about our Move-in Specials Gated Community 6400 SW 20th Ave 888-373-0849 4-21-09-71-2 1, 2, 3 BR's -YOUR NEW HOME! Unique LOFT floor plan only $595! 1/1 from $625 2/2 from $649 3/2 from $769 Washer/Dryers Free Tanning* Fitness Pool Pets Loved! Tennis 1 mile to UF 377-7401 www.boardwalkapt.com 4-21-09-71-2 100+ apts: Live by UF Affordable & Luxury 4BR $479/br 3BR $550/br 2BR $420/br 1 BR $689 Studios $605 Virtual Tours Avail Fall 352-376-6223 www.LiveNearCampus.com 4-21-71-2 UPPER WESTSIDE & NANTUCKET WALK 1 & 2 bdrm. Luxury Apartments Granite counters. Parking avail. Walk to campus & the stadium For info. call 352-872-4644 4-21-10-73-2 *CAMPUS EDGE CONDO* 2BR/2BA Walk to UF, Shands & VA. Tile floor, W/D in unit, avail fall. Reasonable rate. 239-250-6149 5-11-10-79-2 ** Across From UF ** Closest Luxury Apartments to Classes 2BR / 2BA Starting @ $1080 www.LookingGlassApartments.com 111 NW 16th St. -Cal 376-1111 4-21-65-2 One Month Free and $40 Moves you In!! Pine Rush Villas Pet Friendly No Wgt Limits 1 bedroom from *$457 2 bedroom from *$558 *Rate includes One Month Free! Near UF and Oaks Mall Ph. 375-1519 www.gremco.com 4-21-10-65-2 1st Month Free and $40 Moves You In!! Homestead Apts Pet Friendly No Wgt Limits 2 bedroom 1 bath from *$549 2 bedroom 2 bath from *$641 *Rate includes One Month Free! Additional $200 off next month SW Archer Rd. Area Ph. 376-0828 www.gremco.com 4-21-10-65-2 1st Month Free and $40 Moves You In!! Courtney Greens Pet Friendly No Wgt Limits Totally Renovated 1/1 *$549 *Rate includes One Month Free! Near Oaks Mall Ph. 375-3077 www.gremco.com 4-21-10-65-2 Renting Now and for Fall!! We have REAL 1/1s 3 blocks to UF -GATORNEST 575 sq ft, $550 PLUS ONE MONTH FREE! 300 NW 18th Street 4 blocks to UF -GATORSIDE 400 sq ft, only $450! 1600 NW 4th Avenue BIKE to UF -CENTERPOINT 530 sq ft, only $450! 1220 NW 12th Street No application fee, most pets ok. For info call E.F.N. Properites, 352-371-3636 or visit our website at www.efnproperties.com 5-11-10-64-2 The Retreat at Madison Pointe 2/2 Flats and 3/3 Townhomes Private Garage-Vaulted Ceilings Screened Patio-W/D-Microwave All furies and fuzzies WELCOME!!!! 2701 NW 23rd Blvd 352-372-0400 madisonpointe.org Text MADISON to 47464 for info! 4-21-60-2 4 BR's FOR FALL! ONLY $1089 1525 square feet HUGE!!! Washer/Dryer* Fireplace Water/Sewer incl. Free Tanning Fitness Pool Tennis Individual Leases Pets Loved 376-2507 www.bivenscove.com 4-21-10-55-2 **A Place in the Sun** Walk/Bike to UF Big 3 bd/ 1 ba New Kitchen / Huge Yard Must See, $1,500/mo 352-375-8256 4-21-52-2 U1

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10, ALLIGATOR U WEDNESDAY, APRIL 14,2010 For Rent For Rent For Rent For Rent For Rent unfurnished unfurnished l unfurnished unfurnished l unfurnished **Sorority Row Area** Historic 2 bd/ 1 ba Hardwood floors, must see $900/mo 352-375-8256 4-21-52-2 **8 Blocks to UF** Great Deal on Large Upstairs 2 bd/ 1 ba Hardwood Floors Save Money @ $750/mo 352-375-8256 4-21-52-2 WOODBURY ROW LUXURY HOMES Great Parking! Walk to UF! 4BD/4.5 BA Located near SW 5th Ave & SW 12th St. Call today to view @ 352.373.7578 Union Properties www.rentgainesville.com 4-21-10-36-2 LEASING NOW FOR FALL Many properties avail near campus. 1 ,2,3,4,& 5 bedrooms!! www.rentgainesville.com Union Properties 352.373.7578 4-21-10-36-2 5 BD 4 BA Home for Rent 2521 SW Williston Road Huge home on a large lot. Union Properties 352.373.7578 4-21-10-36-2 3 & 4 BD WALK TO UF We have Homes near Sorority Row & Stadium! Union Properties 352.373.7578 www.rentgainesville.com 4-21-10-36-2 NEWLY REMODELED 1BRs Chelsea Lane Apts! Close to UF & on Bus Route W/D incl. Call today Union Properties 352.373.7578 www.chelsealaneapartments.com 4-21-10-36-2 3BD/3BA Homes Near UF Washer/Dryer incl. $1,200/mo Newer homes/ limited avail. Union Properties 352.373.7578 4-21-10-36-2 1 BDs Near UF Starting at $375/mo! Reserve now for Fall Union Properties 352.373.7578 4-21-10-36-2 University Terrace West 4BD/BA Individual Leases $350/mo w/d incl. Call Union Properties 352.373.7578 4-21-10-36-2 *@@THE OASIS APTS@@@ Large 1 & 2BD apts, w/ huge private patio. Park at your door in small quiet complex in SW Gainesville on bus rt. Call 377-3149 6-29-64-2 1/1, Ridgeview, free water, next to park, on the bus line, cent H/A, courtyard, 2 miles to UF, convenient to shopping, no smoking, no pets. $470 SD, $470/mo 562-2824 4-1610-45-2 BRIDGELIGHT 1 BR Loft Style starting at $530 mo. M-F 1-6 Sat. by appt. 3006 SW 23rd St. 377-5221 www.cmcapt.com/bridgelight 4-21-10-35-2 PET'S PARADISE $390 -$650. No app or pet fee. 1 & 2BR, privacy fenced. SW. 352-331-2099 5-1110-48-2 2BR/2.5BA townhouse condo, 1 mi from UF on bus route. Inc W/D, community clubhouse, pool & fitness center. Wired for internet & security sys. $878/mo. Avail 5/1 or 8/1. Call/text 332-8841 lindalu@gatorhomes.com 4-19-10-40-2 rPO LO S OResort Lifestyle* THE POLOS OF GAINESVILLE ALL INCLUSIVE PRICING! 2's: From $546/person; 3's: From $451/person 352-335-7656 www.thepolosuf.com 4-21-10-42-2 2BR HOUSE 2BLKS to UF -Sorority Row/ Norman Hall area. Wood firs, new kitchen vinyl, Cent H/AC, DW, fenced yard, wood deck, parking, $975/mo. Pets ok Avail Aug 16. 1 yr lease. 665-8166 Iv mssg 5-2710-46-2 3BR/2BA HOUSE 2BLKS to UF -Sorority Row/Norman Hall area. W/D, ice maker, ceramic tile. Cent H/AC, OW, parking, fenced yard. $1485/mo. Pets ok. Avail Aug 16. 1 yr lease. 665-8166 lv mssg 5-2710-46-2 HUGE 4BR/2BA 2BLKS to UF -Sorority Row/ Norman Hall area, remodeled baths, new: stove, DW, disposal & AC, W/D, wd firs. cent H/AC, parking. $2400/mo Pets extra? Avail Aug 16. 1 yr lease. 665-8166 lv mssg 4-21-10-40-2 Houses Available for Fall! 2631 NW 1st Ave -$1845 402 NW 36th -$1425 315 NW 17th St. -$875 4 NW 25th St -$1499 717 NW 34th St -$1320 FREE UF Parking! 352.371.7777 4-21-71-2 $199 Move-In Special $500-$700 2BR/1BA Walking distance to UF and downtown 800-805-7379 or 352-505-9264 4-16-1030-2 A MUST SEE! 2/1 across the street from Shands/VA. Walk/bike/bus to class/work. New appliances/flooring. Low utilities. $650/ month. Call Tim to see352-843-0220. (leave a voicemail) 4-21-32-2 1Bdrm 1 bath apt, w/ full kitchen, and private gated court yard $450/mo. Great location @ 3320 SW 23rd Street. On bus routes, close to most everything. 352 377-2150 or paloverde3320@yahoo.com 5-11-10-114-2 $600, 2BR, 1 block Shands, VA; Vet school & campus -short walk. Available now; Prefer calm, quiet, stable, mature residents. Carpets, Some utils furn; Parking; 352 376 0080;352 284 3873; postj@bellsouth.net 4-21-10-27-2 For a Limited Time Only! 1BR/1BA seperate dining rm, Ig living rm, walk in closet, cent H/AC, full kitchen, full bath. H20 & sewer incl. Free pest control. Close to Oaks Mall, Archer Rd & UF. $395/mo. 2 & 3 BDs avail in several locations, dif floor plans. 215-7780 6-17-10-38-2 Walk to UF. Openings in April -Aug. 2BR/2.5BA $850 S 2BR/1 BA $700 1BR/1BA $585 S studios $475-$430. 1 yr lease, SD, NS, NP. Call/Text 352-870-7256 or gv1132601@gmail.com 4-21-10-26-2 Available Immediately! Small 1/1 Efficiency apt. W/D avail, new paint & carpet. 10 min walk to UF. Perfect for international/ graduate students! $500/mo + utils. 284-0979 4-21-10-26-2 10houses.com 3 bd Houses for August 1 w/d, cent h/ac, wood fls, quiet $1000 -$1400 Bike to UF 352.336.6116 nancy@10houses.com 5-11-10-26-2 FREAKSS! DOWNTOWN 414 SE 2nd St 2BR/1 BA DUPLEX apt w/loft, central heat, window air, off-street parking, $620/mo, SALSO: Studio/garage apt. $420/mo. Call 352-373-6551 4-16-22-2 SUN HARBOR TOWNHOMES Walk to Campus 1/1 Townhomes from $579 2/1.5 bath townhomes from $699 Check out our unbelieveable bandwidth: 30x10 IPV6 352-376-6720 352-376-7041 Ask about our specials! www.sunisland.info 4-21-10-25-2 SUN BAY 2.1 bedroom Apartment (Not just a room!) Student Discount From $599/mo; Up to 3 Months Free! Walk to Campus Rent now or for fall Special runs until 4-15-2010 352-376.6720 or 352-376-7041 www.sunisland.info 4-21-25-2 FREE MONTHS RENT 1BDs 1114 SW 7th Ave $650/mo Spacious loft style, parking onsite. Union Properties 352.373.7578 4-21-10-24-2 Upscale Living without the Price! 2/2s @ $550, 3/3s @ 459 Know your roommates? As low as $383/each! Villas w/ fenced yards available-we love pets! Ask how to get $100 off per month for a year! www.hiddenlakeuf.com or 352-374-3866 4-21-10-25-2 3bed/2bath Creeks Edge condo -just off NW 13th St. W/D, pool & clubhouse. Close to UF and on bus route. Available August. Seeking roommates $395/mo/ea. 727-463-0560 6-29-10-35-2 ARLINGTON SQUARE (2b/2ba) -$799/Mo, Luxury Downtown APT, access to main RTS, NO short-term. Avail 4/21/10, Call Sean, 239-410-1603 5-13-22-2 ***HOUSE 4BR/2BA*** Available 8/1. Lovely, remodeled. W/D. Bike to UF. No pets. 3532 NW 7th Ave. $1 100/mo. 373-1558, 246-8645, or 256-8370 5-11-1019-2 House,4BR,3BA,LR,FR,recently renovated. 2 Masters w/pvt bth. fenced in back yard. garage. Off 34th. tander@bellsouth.net 954340-2732 5-13-10-20-2 Available Fall: Several Cute & Clean 1 & 2 BR vintage apts. near UF & downtown. All have wood floors, fans, & blinds. Pets possible. Rent from $575-$950/mo. Others available! www.cozygator.com, 352-338-7670 5-11-10-7-2 Available Fall: Several Cute & Clean 2 & 3 BR homes near UF. Some wood floors, all with CH/AC, W/D, fans, blinds, & lawn upkeep. Rent @ $790-$1275/mo. Others available! www.cozygator.com, 352-338-7670 5-11-10-17-2 2 Br Houses near 13th St. Walmart: Beautiful vintage charmer 2ba $950 available now. Available May: Pet Heaven, fenced yard 1ba $675 Call owner/agent 352-328-7474. 4-21-1016-2 TOP QUALITY -GREAT LOCATIONS Upscale, 1 & 2 BR apts. 1 block to campus -on N & E sides. Year lease, beginning summer or fall. K & M Properties. 372-1509 4-21-10-15-2 JACKSON SQUARE CONDO -Annual rental beginning 8/1/10. Immaculate, new, 2BR/2BA, 1 blk from UF. W/D in unit undercover parking. Call owner for details 561912-0190. $750/mo/room. 4-21-10-15-2 AVAILABLE NOW. 641 NW 34th St. Lovely 4BR/2BA house. 2288 sq ft. Step-down LR, dining/family rm. Central Heat & A/C, W/D, private big backyard. $1100. Call 770-8229657 or 404-245-1300 4-14-10-10-2 4BD/3BA HOUSE NEAR UF! W/D, Central AC, Wood Floors. 3514 NW 7th Place. Available Aug. 1st. Call Manny at 352-317-4408 4-21-10-14-2 4BD/2BA HOUSE NEAR UF! W/D, Available Aug. 1st. 610 NW 34th Terrace. Call Manny at 352-317-4408 4-2110-14-2 *WANT IT ALL?@ THE POLOS OF GAINESVILLE FURNITURE NOW INCLUDED! ALL INCLUSIVE rates beginning at 2/2-$546/person, 3/3-$451/person (352)335-7656 www.thepolosuf.com 4-21-10-14-2 One month free rent to qualified tenant with year long lease2/1 $575.00 mo, across from Santa Fe College w/d hkups & central A/C. Edbaurmanagement.com4121 NW 37th PI Suite B, Gainesville, FL 4-15-1011-2 Beautiful Northwood Pool Home with large 1/2 acre lot. 3 bed, 2 bath has plenty of room for summer fun while swimming or hanging out in the hot tub. Washer Dryer included with full 2 car garage and lots of storage. Pets OK, call Jeffrey for more information. 352-246-5801 5-11-10-14-2 Spacious 1 BR apt for rent. 1 BR/1 BA apt near Oaks Mall. Walk to mall, restaurant and coffee shops. New appliances. Call 352-258-4695 4-2110-13-2 Homes Avail for Fall! Pets welcome! Minutes to UF and Santa Fe. 4/2 3321 and 3236 NW 30 PL $1200/mon 4/2 5402 NW 25th PL $1200 Call April 352-514-1441 for more info! 4-2110-13-2 Duck Pond rentals -The NE Blvd Apts are 1/1 units, ~ 850 sq ft w/high celings, wood floors, ample parking; avail mid July thru Fall $540/mo; Historic 1/1 at 205 NE 3rd St, $550/ mo, off steet parking Edbaurmanagement. com 4121 NW 37th PL Suite B 375-7104 4-15-10-9-2 2BR/1BA cent heat mobile home. Shady lot. From $300 -$450/mo FIRST MONTH HALF PRICE incl water. No pets. 4546 NW 13th Street. 376-5887 5-11-10-13-2 AVAILABLE NOW & AUGUST *2BR/1 BA fenced bkyd, cent H/AC $745/mo *3BR/2BA fenced backyard. $1025/mo. Gore-Rabell Real Estate 378-1387. www.gore-rabell.com 4-21-10-13-2 APTS and HOMES for rent near UF! Avail Summer and Fall, visit our website at merrillmanagement.net or Merrill Management Inc. 352-372-1494 x10 4-21-10-13-2 1BR 1BA Apt Grad II Apts New carpet, paint. Avail Now Or Fall 1236 Sw 4th Ave $540/mo Central H &Air, Laundry Fac. Call Merrill Management Inc. 352-372-1494 4-21-10-13-2 2 BLKS TO NORMAN HALL! 2BR 1 BA Apts $600/Mo 5 Blks to UF, Central H &Air Laundry Fac. Carpet, Pets Allowed. 829 Sw 5th Avenue. St. Croix Apts Call Merrill Management Inc. 352-372-1494 x10 or tazzie2l @bellsouth.net 4-21-10-13-2 2BR 1BA, Wood Floors, Window A/C, Nat gas ht. 1 BLK to UF $600/Mo 1216 SW 3rd Avenue. Call Merrill Management Inc 352-372-1494 X10 or tazzie2l@bellsouth.net 4-21-10-13-2 2901 NW 14th Street 1BR or 2BR 1BA Apt Near Sams Club. Carpet, Window A/C, Nat gas ht. Inclds Wtr, Swg, pst contrl and garbage. $425-$550/Mo Rental Refs a must! Call Merrill Management Inc 352-372-1494 or tazzie2l @bellsouth.net 4-21-10-13-2 Spacious 1, 2, & 3br starting at $495. Many floor plans, some with enclosed patios or balconies. Italian tile, bedrooms carpeted. DW, W/D hook-ups, verticals, CH/AC. Near bus route, some walk to UF. Call 352-332-7700 8-16-10-37-2 Lovely 2 BE/21/2BA. NW 43rd Ave. Garage. All appliances, W/D, internet,security, cable included. Prefer quiet, stable residents. $999/ mo. Available June 1st. Long term lease available. Ph. 941-776-1767. 5-20-10-15-2 Barn Eff Apt, Rural Living Jonesville Pets Welcome, Avail Now, 15 Ac prop $400 mo+util, TV, Wash/Dry Inc Stalls also avail, 954-292-2244 4-20-1010-2 *STUDENTS** 1,2,3,&4 bedroom Houses and Apartments available for fall. Pets arranged. All near campus. Call 371-3260 or 870-2760 4-2110-11-2 Copyrighted Material Syndicated Content Available from Commercial News Providers

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WEDNESDAY, APRIL 14, 2010 U ALLIGATOR, 11 For Rent For Rent For Rent Subleases Roommates unfurnished unfurnished unfurnished WOODS EDGE SOUTH2BR/2.5BA Recently constructed townhomes, located off of 34th St. Spacious living room and wide kitchen area. Bay windows for breakfast nook. Double master suites and large closets. Screened back porch. W/D, next to bus stop, close to UF. $550/mo/rm + utilities. Call (305)799-7042 5-18-14-2 1 Bedroom/1 Bath Apartment for Rent. $535. Available Immediately. Downstairs Unit. Country Club Atmosphere. Towne Parc Apartments, 2930 SW 23rd Terrace, Gainesville. Cell: 217-553-6045. 4-16-108-2 3BR/3BA Condo across st. from campus on corner of Archer and 13th with all tile floors and all appliances. $1500/month or individual leases. Available summer 2010 call 989-980-2807 4-21-10-10-2 4/3, 3000+sf, $1975. HOUSE STAFF. 352301-2403 4-14-5-2 Townhouse Rental 4/2.5. Gated, clubouse, Cricket Club -near Newberry & 1-75. $1200/ mo, 954-557-4769, baezwpa@bellsouth.net 4-21-10-9-2 4Br/3Ba Large Home w/ 2 car gar UF, large fenced yard, dogs o oaks & landscaping, wood & tile appliances. $1,600/mo. 352-466 summer or Aug. 3120 NW 31st 10-10-2 Need creative/ open minded pe 3 bedroom 2 bath house .you property in itself close to all H Musemum Rd $799/m Avail. A Contact Navyblueshirt@hotmail. 10-9-2 WALK TO UF -NW 6th Ave 3br/2ba adorable home, prvt bky Ig bdrms, new crpt, appl, a/c, w/d pvd drive, lawn/garb/pest incl. $1725/mo avail aug 941-544-24 10-10-2 Affordable condo-Shellrock Villa townhouse, paddle fans, walk-in venient to Oaks Mall/UF, avail edbaurmanagement.com 35 4-21-10-9-2 POOL HOUSE 4BR/3BA @ 2816 W. University to UF. Avail for fall. $1700/mo. 376-6183 5-11-10-10-2 .c&ww. a 4040 Newberr Suite 950A Gainesville, FL 1-888-889-9022 (352) 872-5120 Copyrighted Material Syndicated Content Available from Commercial News Prov U I I Ui SE 8 min from Whispering Pines for fall: 2br/2ba with spak. Exquisite cious kitchens, breakfast bar, ceramic tile, floors, new paddle fans, across from bus stop, especially -0358. Avail nice for grad students, includes monitored Blvd. 4-21alarm system, $840 edbaurmanagement. com 352-375-7104 4-21-10-9-2 ople for this Beautiful Charleston Place, 3br/2.5 ba, simu'll love this lated wood floors, carpeted bedrooms, washospital and er, dryer, fully equipped kitchen, screened april sq 1100 porch, community pool, avail May, $1100 com 4-21edbaurmanagement.com 352-375-7104 4-21-10-9-2 HOMES FOR RENT -CLOSE TO UF d, 3/2 630 NW 34th Terr. $1150/mo Pets ok 3/2 631 NW 36th St $1250/mo Pets ok 3/2 3404 NW 7th PI $1250/mo Pets ok 27 5-114/2 621 NW 35th St. $1250/mo Pets ok Call Mike 352-665-7316 4-21-10-8-2 s, 2br/1.5ba Cute studio for rent in the Duckpond area. closet, conMonthly rent $395 incl elec & water. Sec May, $545 $450. Ideal for one person & possibly a small 2-375-7104 pet. Call 352-371-3473 leave message. 5-27-10-14-2 Townhouse for rent 2BR/1.5BAw/ W/D hookAve. 1 mile ups. French doors open to private patio. 327-2931 or Remodeled kitchen & bathrooms. Monthly rent $675. Sec $700. Pets ok. 4007 SW 26th Terr. Apt B. Call 352-371-3473 leave mssg 5-27-10-14-2. **4/3 18 NW36th St.* Close to campusall appliances,W/D, cent, heat/air Avail. Aug.1 $1375 333-9874 5-11-10-9-2 *3401 NW 7th Place* 3/2 livdin,fam rms.All appliances W/D close to campus, large yd. small pets ok avail Aug.1 $1325 333-9874 5-11-10-9-2 **4/2 3962 W University Ave.**close to campus, all appliances, W/D, hot tub, fire place, screened porch, avail. Aug,1 $1400, 3339874 5-11-10-9-2 **3/2 515 NW 51st St.**Near GHFC vaulted ceilings, all appliances, W/D, garage, small pets ok. Avail. Aug 1, $1250 333-9874 5-11-10-9-2 **4/2 919 NW 10th Ave.**Close to campus,all appliances,W/D,Cent.heat&air.Avil.Aug.1 $1400 333-9874 5-11-10-9-2 2 BLOCKS TO STADIUM 1913 NW 2ND AVE, 1BR/1 BA, freshly painted $600 1813 NW 2ND AVE 1BR new paint & flooring $475, 1BR wd floors, fireplace $525 No pets. Call 352-335-4790 or 352-214-3369 4-21-8-2 FIRST MONTH FREE MILLRUN CONDO Close to UF, cute & clean 2BD/2BA 1000sq ft, storage/laundry room with W/D hk-ups, pool. Pets considered. Rent $695/mo Phone (352) 359-8311 6-29-10-19-2 Available now. HOUSE 3BR/2BA, 1.5 miles to UF, near Landings Apts. On UF bus rte. Bike to UF. Fenced backyard, fireplace, cent H/AC. 3627 SW 15th St. $900/mo. All 4BR/2BA $1100/mo. 327-2931 or 376-6183 4-21-10-6-2 3/3 Townhouse, 2 min. from UF/Shands w/ Washer & Dryer, Pool, furnished or not at same price, incl. UNLIMITED water, on Bus 13 route. Call 727-386-6426. 4-20-5-2 FOR RENT 3, 4, 5, & 6 BD Houses Call Eric at (352) 682-7424 4-21-10-5-2 CAMPUS EDGE 2/2 walking distance to UF, on bus route, vaulted ceilings, gym, pool, W/D in unit. $550, tv and internet incl. avail June '10. 901581-0135 or 901-237-1157 6-29-21-2 3BR/3BA House, Close to UF/Shands. Newly remodeled in 2009. W/D, fenced back yard, lawn maintence, pest control included in rent. Grad students preferred. Available August 5th, $1400/month. 352-246-5958. 5-20-10-10-2 Walk to UF 4/2 apt $295/room 1 year leases start 8/16/10 No Pets 1740 NW 3rd PL Call 352-231-3002 4-21-10-6-2 DON'T WAIT TO PLACE YOUR SUBLEASE AD Last spring semester paper published on April 21st. CALL TODAY!!! or PLACE YOUR AD AT WWW.ALLIGATOR.ORG Sublet: Walking Distance to Class! Right Behind Sorority Row! Master Bedroom in House/Ample Parking! Needed May-Mid August / $475 monthly 352-275-2461 4-16-13-3 Summer sublease at Canopy Apartments for only $495/month(negotiable). It's a 4BR/4BA with utilities, 42Flat screen,HBO included.15min to LibWest,5min to Oaksmall Call 3528713769 4-15-7-3 SPEND SUMMER BY THE POOL Enjoy a close location and a poolside 4-bedroom townhouse! Looking for a female subleaser to stay at The Courtyards during Summer B or C. Call 443-244-1184 for more info! 4-16-10-7-3 Bar hop then walk home!' 2/2 LUXURY APARTMENT $799 reduced from $999. Washer & dryer, private porch, all amenities. Across from Library West, a block from Midtown. Call 561-389-4535 4-14-5-3 MOVE IN WITH A FRIEND! 1/1 or 2/2 fully furnished in Lexington Crossing. $429 per room, all inclusive. MayAugust. 954-551-1953 or 305-323-1706 4-16-5-3 READY TO MOVE-IN! Private room/ bath in a 4/4. Oxford Terrace-walk to campus,semester lease ok. Fully inclusive -furnished, utilities, w/d cable & wi-fi. Only $600 mo. M or F, no Sm or pets. call 321228-3379 4-16-6-3 Summer Sublease Midtown, College Park House. 5 bed room 2.5 bathroom but willing to rent as many rooms as you need. 3 blocks from campus, pool, and restaurants. Full kitchen and living room. Free parking. Will be available from May 2 -Mid July. I'll pay for the move in fee. Utilities not included. Call me for prices and/or pictures of the rooms. (305)720-8577 4-15-4-3 Sublease master b/d at Windsor Park 450 per month includes utilities + internet. 3 bus routes. No reasonable offer refused May thru August. Call Karen at 561-329-1019 or Karen.Finley@SunTrust.com 4-19-10-5-3 $429.4br/4ba. Fully Furnished w/TV.Washer/ Dryer.Screened in balcony.May-Aug. w/ Aug rent paid. 2 direct routes to campus. Cabana Beach. $100 cash to sign. Lisa 407-8088607 4-21-6-3 $425 1Br/1Ba in 3Br/3Ba townhouse at the Woodlands. All Inclusive. Available May, June, July. Price is negotiable. No reasonable offer will be turned down! Contact Tiffany,(561)452-3103 or tperini@ufl.edu 4-20-5-3 Summer at Courtyards Apts for only $450 a month! 1 BR in a 4BR apt. Townhouse, across street from Business School! Furnished, all-inclusive utilities. h.orourke@ufl.edu 4-21-6-3 eRoommates Roommate Matching HERE Oxford Manor 377-2777 The Landings 336-3838 The Laurels 335-4455 Greenwich Green 372-8100 Hidden Lake 374-3866 4-21-71-4 1BR INDIVIDUAL LEASES IN FURN 4BR CONDOS. 2 blocks to UF. $290/mo incl elec, cable tv, internet, pool, laundry facility. 914 SW 8th Ave. 378-4626 4-21-09-71-4 Enjoy A Romantic Old House Near library downtown. $295-$375/rm + utils. Short term. No pets. No smoking. 378-1304 5-11-10-62-4 A must see! Share a 2/1 across the street from ShandsNVA. Walk/bike/bus to class/ work. New appliances/flooring. Low utilities. $325/month. Call Tim to see352-843-0220 (leave a voicemail.) 4-21-32-4. $400/mo Room for Rent plus elec, Rockwood Villas TH, pvt bath, on bus route, w/d, free internet, non-smoking, female only. Avail Immed & Fall. 1st Mth Free w lyr lease. ktellmann@ufl.edu/904-874-6877. 7-1310-45-4 Seeking roommates for 3 bed/ 2 ba quiet condo at Creeks Edge. New flooring, recent remodel,upstairs unit, washer/dryer, on busline to campus, partial furnished. Available Aug 1st. $395/mo. 727-463-0560 5-11-1028-4 1 Room avail in Large 1800SF home. Mins to UF/Santa Fe, steps to a bus. Ideal for grad/ young professional. Only $300/mon + 1/3 utilities! Avail Aug. 6th. 352-514-1441 4-1510-14-4 Responsible and Clean Rommate needed Asking $600, spacious room w/ private bath. Fully furnished, 5 minutes from campus, access to bus routes 9 & 35. Contact Eddie at 954-699-3665 for details or a viewing. 4-2110-14-4 Grad student looking for roommates for 4 bed/4 bath condo at University Terrace. $400/room/month, incl. cable, internet, util. On 2 bus routes, fully furnished. Tidiness preferred. 352-575-0731 anu87@ufl.edu 4-21-10-22-4 Need FEMALE roommate! All-inclusive, fullyfurnished 1BR/1BA available in a 3BR/3BA apt @ Windsor Park. Bus routes 9,34,35,36. Contact me for RATES and INCENTIVES: aptinfo4u@yahoo.com 4-21-13-4 Beautifully renovated, furnished condo,1 mile from UF, $350/MO includes cable, internet, utilities, pool + fitness room and on bus route, Female roommate needed, 352 262-2871 4-21-10-11-4 3 Roommates needed for a 4/2 newly purchased house, Backyardlarge kitchen large patio. Fully furnished besides bedrooms. 5min from UF. FREE NEW SCOOTER WITH EACH YR LEASE SIGNED. Asking $549 for singles including utilities. Move in -May 15. call Shaun at 904-838-8412 4-21-10-11-4 DUCKPOND -BIKE TO UF Serious student/foreign grad. Fully furn small room in quiet house. Close to downtown, on bus line. Utils incl. $90/week. 352-514-3409 4-21-10-11-4 Clean and responsible roommate wanted! 4/2 new 1900SF house. Convenient location for both UF and SFC. Pool, basketball, grill. $475/month. Utilities included. Available Aug 15th. Call Erik @ 954-937-9491 4-21-10-9-4 ROOMATE WANTED FOR 954 sq ft LOOKING GLASS APARTMENT: 2/2 next to campus and midtown for 588/ MO. Includes equipped kitchen, washer and dryer, parking and internet. For more information call 561-310-3417 4-20-5-4 Responsible, Clean, Student roommate needed. Windsor Park Condo, Bus routes 34, 9 and 36. Furnished, new carpet and appliances; Ground floor, fitness center, pool, tennis courts, etc. $400/month, (904) 370-4392 4-20-10-5-4

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12, ALLIGATOR U WEDNESDAY, APRIL 14,2010 FReal Estate Furnishings Motorcycles, Mopeds Autos Help Wanted 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) SEE ALL CONDOS WWW.UFCONDOS.COM Matt Price University Realty, 352-281-3551 4-21-71-5 NEW CONDOS -WALK to UF 3 Bilks to UF. For Info on ALL 1, 2, 3, 4 Bedrooms for Sale, Call Eric Leightman, University Realty at 352-219-2879. 4-2171-5 AFFORDABLE LUXURYNEW CONSTRUCTION NEAR UF, SHANDS, LAW SCHOOL 2Bed/3 Full Baths + Office. Granite Counters, 2 Direct Bus Stops to UF. Matt Price, University Realty 352-281-3551 4-21-71-5 WALK TO UF & DOWNTOWN! THE PALMS -New Ultra-Luxury Condos. Granite, Huge Closets, Pool, Call Eric Leightman, University Realty, 352-219-2879 4-21-71-5 Campus Edge / Somerest VillageWalk to Shands/VA/class 2units, 2bd/2ba vaulted ceilings 2nd/3rd floor w/d in unit,best locations parking. $8,000 tax credit. $164,900/$132,900. Move in Ready 954439-2301 stedel@bellsouth.net 4-21-1041-5 Motivated. For sale by Owner. Must sell beautiful 3bd/2b 1777 sf home in Cottages of Country Way, Newberry, FL. Close to schools. No HOA. Large lot.Asking $184,900. (530) 613-6488 4-21-10-28-5 Westgate Manor, 85 Mobile home 14x60 2/1.5 remodeled full BA w/new toilet & vanity. TV, bed, newer carpet, linoleum, frig, range, nice fixtures. Vaulted ceiling, stone fireplace, bay window, cent AC, $16.5K 617-335-1303 5-11-10-7-5 F Furnishings BED -QUEEN -$120 ORTHOPEDIC Pillow-top, mattress & box. Name brand, new, still in plastic. Call 352-372-7490 will deliver. 4-21-09-71-6 BED -FULL SIZE -$100 ORTHOPEDIC Pillow-top mattress & box. New, unused, still in plastic w/warranty. Can deliver. Call 352377-9846 4-21-09-71-6 MICROFIBER SOFA & LOVESEAT -$400 Brand new still packaged w/warranty. Must sell. Can deliver. Retail $1600. 352-3727490 4-21-09-71-6 BED -KING -$170 PILLOWTOP mattress & box springs. Orthopedic rated. Name brand, new, never been used, in plastic with warranty. Call 352-372-8588. Can deliver. 4-21-09-71-6 CHERRY SLEIGH BED solid with Pillowtop Mattress & Box. All new still boxed. Cost $1500, sacrifice $450 352-333-7516 Sofa $175 Brand new in pkg 333-7516 4-21-71-6 BEDROOM SET. 7pc Cherry, Queen/ king bed, dresser w/mirror, 2 nightstands, chests avail. Dovetail const. New, in boxes. Can deliver. Retail $6500, must sell, sacrifice $1100 (352) 372-7490 4-21-09-71-6 SOFA & LOVESEAT 100% Italian leather. Brand new in plastic w/warranty. Retail $2650. Sacrifice $750. Call 352-377-9846 4-21-09-71-6 DINING ROOM Beautiful cherry set w/table, 6 Chippendale chairs, hutch & buffet. New, still in boxes. Retail $5200, sacrifice $1100. Must sell. Can deliver. 352-372-8588 4-2171-6 FUTON Solid oak mission-style frame w/ mattress. New, in box. $160 332-9899 DINETTE SET 5pc $120 Brand new in box. Never used. 352-377-9846 4-21-09-71-6 **BEDS -ALL BRAND NEW** **Full $100 Queen $125 King $200** Orthopedic pillow-top sets. Brand name matching sets not used or refurbished. Still in plastic, direct from factory! 352-333-7516. 4-21-71-6 BEDQUEEN New orthopedic pillowtop mattress and boxspring set. Brand name, brand new, still in plastic with warranty. Can deliver. $130 352-377-9846. 4-21-71-6 BedAll New King! 3pc Orthopedic pillowtop mattress set. Brand NEW, still in plastic with warranty. Can deliver. $200 352-333-7516. 4-21-71-6 BEDROOM SET$300 BRAND NEW Still in boxes! 6 pieces include: Headboard, 2 Nightstands, Dresser, Mirror, Chest. Must sell, can deliver. 352-377-9846. 4-21-0971-6 FUTON -$60 Solid Oak Mission Style. With plush mattress $160. All brand NEW still in box. Can deliver. 352-333-7516 4-21-71-6 Bed-FULL size pillowtop mattress & box. New in plastic, warr. Can del. $100 317-4031 SOFA $185 Brand new! Love seat $150 still in pkg. Can del 352-333-7516 4-21-71-6 Home Theatre Seats-Row of 4 black leather fully reclining,5 cup holders. Great condition, perfect for frat or sorority. $775 with low profile component console or alone for $700 or B/O. 352-331-3251 4-16-10-5-6 Computers CASH PAID: Laptops & Cameras Parts & Repair Mac & PC laptops Laptop Chargers. Joel 336-0075 www.pcrecycle.biz 4-21-09-71-7 COMPUTER & LAPTOP REPAIRS Network specialists We buy computers and laptops Working and Non-working 378-4009, 607 NW 13th Street 4-21-10-69-7 @3Fr Salre *@@PARKING@@ Private, Secure, Guaranteed. 60 sec to UF. Reserve now! Reasonable rates. 352-5382181. Can leave mssg. 4-21-09-71 -10 UF SURPLUS EQUIPMENT AUCTIONS are underway. bikes, computers, printers, vehicles & more. All individuals interested in bidding go to: surplus.ufl.edu 392-0370 4-21-09-71-10 GOATS FOR SALE Charlie -373-5929 4-21-18-10 MotorcycIe peds ***WWW.RPMMOTORCYCLES.COM** FULL SERVICE REPAIR SHOP 11TH YEAR OEM + AFTERMARKET PARTS + ACCY'S HUGE TIRE SELECTION IN STOCK, CALL FOR PRICES + DISCOUNTS 352-377-6974 4-21-09-71-11 *****New Scooters 4 Less***** Motor Scooter Sales and Service! Great Scooters, Service & Prices! 118 NW 14th Ave, Ste D, 336-1271 www.NS4L.com 4-21-09-71-11 ***GatorMoto*** Largest Scooter Store in Town! Run by Gator Grads! New scooters starting at$999. No legit shop can beat these prices! lyr Warranties included. 376-6275GatorMoto.com 4-21-0971-11 SCOOTER SERVICE New Scooters 4 Less has LOW service rates! Will service any make/model. Close to UF! Pick-ups avail cheap oil changes!! 336-1271 4-21-09-71-11 ***www.B~uyMyScooter.com*** Buy A New Scooter, Buy A Used Scooter All on one site! Check the website or call 336-1271 for more info! 4-21-09-71-11 GATORMOTO Gville's #1 service facility. We repair ALL brands of scooters. Pickups available. Lowest labor rates around. Quickest turnaround time. Run by Gator Grads so we know how to treat our customers! 376-6275 4-21-09-71-11 **SCOOTER RENTALS** Rent for a day, week, month or semester. Students can rent to own! NS4L.com 352-336-1271 4-21-09-71-11 ELECTRIC SCOOTER No insurance/registration needed Inexpensive to own & operate Assembled/free delivery/guaranty American Electric Bike Co www.greenscootersoncampus.com 4-16-10-25-11 WEIAutos FAST CASH FOR ALMOST ANY CARS S ORunning or not!@ ONEED HONDA, TOYOTA, PICKUPS SOver 15 yr svc to UF students OCall Don @ 215-7987 4-21-71-12 CARS -CARS Buy@Sell@Trade Clean BMW, Volvo, Mercedes Toyota, Honda, Nissan cars 3432 N Main St. www.carrsmith.com CARRSMITH AUTO SALES 373-1150 4-21-71-12 **HEADLINERS SAGGING?** POWER WINDOWS DON'T WORK? On site avail. 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(352) 281-9980 4-21-71-12 I BUY CARS & TRUCKS Call Anytime 352-339-5158 5-27-09-124-12 SUN CITY AUTO SALES All vehicles $0 down No credit check Cash vehicles $699 and up. 352-338-1999 4-21-71-12 SUN RISE AUTO SALES No credit check Cars, SUVs, Trucks & Vans 30 day warranty 352-375-9090 4-21-71-12 92 Plymouth Van $699 94 Chevy 1500 $999 92 Chrysler Cirrus $999 98 Pontiac Grand Am $999 352-338-1999 4-21-71-12 93 Ford F1r $1999 98 Ford Explorer $1999 96 Mits Galant $1999 96 Cadillac Deville $1999 352-338-1999 4-21-71-12 92 Nissan Stanza $1499 98 Pontiac Transport $1499 97 Plymouth Voyager $1999 96 Chevy Blazer $1999 352-338-1999 4-21-71-12 00 Hyundai Elantra $2900 95 Chevy Camero $2999 99 Olds Alero $2999 99 Pontiac Grand Am $2999 352-338-1999 4-21-71-12 99 Chrysler Sebring $2500 01 Dodge Neon $2500 99 Saturn $2900 98 Dodge Ram $2900 352-338-1999 4-21-71-12 00 Ford Mustang, 40k, $5500 CASH 03 Chevy Venture, 143k, $6900 CASH 05 Jeep Liberty, 105k, $6999 CASH 05 Saturn Ion, 123k, $7999 CASH 352-375-9090 4-21-71-12 06 Ford Taurus, 40k, $8900 CASH 05 VW Jetta, 111k, $8999 CASH 05 Honda Civic, 69k, $8999 CASH 05 Chevy Trailblazer, 135k, $9999 CASH 352-375-9090 4-21-71-12 00 Ford Ranger, 158k, $7999 CASH 06 Chrysler PT Criuser, 46k $9999 CASH 07 Chevy Cobalt, 24k $10,999 CASH 02 Volvo S60, 97k $8999 CASH 352-375-9090 4-21-71-12 SUN CITY AUTO SALES Bring W2 and drive home today! Over 150 cars in stock Cars, Trucks, SUVs, & Vans 352-338-1999 4-21-55-12 CASH PAID For Junk Cars, Trucks & Vans Call Mark now. 352-426-2334 4-19-10-5-12 1989 Jeep Wrangler A/C, power steering, automatic 4-wheel drive, New paintGator Orange, new top & doors, new radio, asking $7900 386-322-3797 4-20-10-5-12 Suzuki Reno 2005 52K For Sale $6,200.00 Very good conditions, everything works ps/pl/pm rear defroster/whipper cd radio am/fm mp3 clean title, one owner. 52-327-5168 -evenings 4-16-10-3-12 MF Wanted LOCAL ARTIST NEEDS: Gold Diamonds Gems Class Rings ETC Top Cash $$$ or Trade OZZIE'S FINE JEWELRY 373-9243. 4-2171-13 UF GRAD PAYS MORE forgold jewelry, scrap gold, Rolex, diamonds, guitars, etc. Top $$$. Get my offer before you sell! Call Jim 376-8090 or 222-8090 4-21-71-13 The American Cancer Society Road to Recovery Volunteers Needed! VOLUNTEER DRIVERS NEEDED to transport cancer patients to treatment. Flexible schedule. Training and liability insurance provided. Please call 352-376-6866 ext. 5079 if interested. BE AN INSPIRATION! Take a blind lady to Mass on Sundays and for walks and shopping as needed. We'll have lots of fun! And you will make a new friend! Contact 219-6948. 4-21-10-72-13 LOOKING FOR SOMEONE TO HELP ME LEARN TO RAKE KNIT A HAT, second and fourth wednesdays of each month. These hats are made for people in Haiti. Come and have fun with Lenora. Call 219-6948. 4-2110-72-13 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. Sthe independent florida alligator What's black and white and read all over?? The Independent Florida Alligator Be part of the sales team of the largest college newspaper in the country by applying to be a PAID SALES REP If you are a UF or SFC student available to work 15-20 hours a week this summer and are eager to gain valuable sales experience, stop by the Alligator, 1105 W. University Avenue, to fill out an application and class schedule or email resume to soconnor@alligator.org by April 23th. We will contact you for an interview opportunity to get your career jump started! EEO/AA. LIKE TO WORK WITH LUXURY CARS? Bright? Enthusiastic? Like people? Must be over 22, stable work history, clean driving record, drug-free, personal references. www.carrsmith.com for details. 4-21-71-14 BARTENDING $250 A DAY POTENTIAL No experience necessary, training provided. 800-965-6520 ext 138 4-21-09-71-14 FUTURE GMs Now hiring assistant managers GatorDominos.com/jobs 4-21-10-71-14 PHONE AGENTS NEEDED Must have Excellent Vocabulary and Communication skills. PC skills needed. 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WEDNESDAY, APRIL 14, 2010 U ALLIGATOR, 13 J Help Wanted Help Wanted f Help Wanted Services Evntotices Camp Counselors, male & female, needed for great overnight camps in the mountains of PA. Have a fun summer while working with children in the outdoors. Teach/assist with water sports, ropes course, media, archery, gymnastics, environmental ed, & much more. Office, Nanny, & Kitchen positions also available. Apply on-line at www.pineforestcamp.com 4-21-10-52-14 Start securing your career today! Join UF ARMY ROTC! Register for MSL 1001 and 1001L Call 392-1395 today to learn about jobs available as an Army officer! 8-5-10-50-14 Ever think about joining the Army? Ever considered being an officer? If you have 2-3 years left at UF you may have an opportunity through Army ROTC Call 392-ARMY! 5-27-10-32-14 STAY IN GAINESVILLE CAREER POSITIONS (with benefits) MARKETING/SALES REPS ADMIN ASST TECH SUPPORT ACCOUNTING EDITOR RESEARCH ASST SOFTWARE TESTER SOFTWARE DEVELOPER (PT also available) Apply online at http://www.gleim.com 4-21-10-17-14 MASTER HYPNOTIST Seeks intern w/excellent computer, internet & interpersonal skills. Phone Richard in AM 352-949-0813 4-21-10-15-14 LJUESLI MEDICAL OFFICE Looking for pre-med student. Afternoons, evenings &weekends. Fax resume and available hours to 373-2230 4-15-10-10-14 WINDOW BLIND INSTALLERS NEEDED Independent contractors. Call immediately 339-4600 4-21-10-14-14 F/T Legal Assistant, salary negotiable, writing skills a must, bookkeeping skills a plus. Call Carrillo & Carrillo, PA @352-371-4000. 6-8-10-21-14 Fun summer jobs! Earn Great Pay! City of Gainesville Parks/Rec Dept. is now hiring for seasonal Recreation and Aquatics positions! Apply online at www.cityofgainesville.jobs AA/EO/DFWP 5-11-10-12-14 LA FIESTA MEXICAN RESTAURANT Help wanted for wait staff and hostesses. Experience required. Apply in person between 2pm and 4pm at 7038 NW 10th place. 4-21-10-10-14 Courier Service Driver needed Part-time delivery Call Marvin 561-602-3158 4-14-10-5-14 LAW STUDENTEXCELLENT WRITING SKILLS. 1 year+ commitment. Resume to: 626N.E.lst Street,32601or paulsrothstein@yahoo.com 4-21-10-10-14 FRENCH TUTOR-TEMPORARYFamily visiting France in summer. Please include salary requirement. Resume to paulsrothstein@yahoo.com. 4-21-10-10-14 GUITAR INSTRUCTORtwo middle school children-beginners. Prefer home instruction. Resume to raulsrothstein@yahoo.com. 4-21-10-10-14 CLEANER/GARDENERP/T, flexhouse. Thorough and consciententous. Pay competitive. Resume to: paulsrothstein@yahoo.com 4-21-10-10-14 OFFICE ASS'TF/T or part-timelove numbers, passion for organization and fitness. Eye for detail. 1 year+ commitment. Resume to: 626N.E.lst Street,32601or paulsrothstein@yahoo.com 4-21-10-10-14 POLITICAL COORDINATOR / GRASS ROOTS ALACHUA COUNTY ELECTIONS Resume to paulsrothstein@yahoo.com 4-21-10-10-14 HOUSEKEEPING -CLEANING JOB All around cleaning & laundry. FT available Mon-Fri, 10am -5pm. $7.25/hr, experience and good attitude preferred. Call 256-3323 for more info and interview. 4-21-10-9-14 THE CABOT LODGE HOTEL is seeking a Food Service Supervisor. Please apply in person. No phone calls, 3726 SW 40 Blvd. 4-19-10-7-14 Hogan's Great Sandwiches is now hiring Counter Help/Bartenders & Sandwich makers. Accepting Applications Mon 4/12, Tues 4/13, Wed 4/14 9am-llam at both 2327 N W 13th St & the 5156 S W 34th St 4-1410-3-14 Veterinary Technician/Assistant Full or part time. Some weekends,holidays. Experience preferred. Apply in person at Jonesville Animal Hospital 14145 W. Newberry Rd. Newberry. 4-21-10-7-14 PET PARADISE RESORT Newberry, FL. Now accepting resumes for entry level management position. Experienece required. Send resume to: m c o o I i c a n @ p e t p a ra d i s e c o r p. co m 5-11-10-8-14 Sunflower Health Foods is seeking P/T person with nutritional background for Vitamin/Supplement sales. MUST HAVE supplement knowledge. Apply in person 87 SW 34th St, Gainesville. 4-20-10-5-14 Copyrighted Mateilal Sdynicae Content Available from Commercial News Providers see. e -a IMPORT AUTO REPAIR. BMW, Mercedes, Porsche, Volvo, VW, Honda, Toyota, Nissan, Mazda. Quality craftsmanship, reasonable prices, near UF, AAA approved 378-7830 www.carrsmith.com 4-21-71-15 EVERGLADE EQUESTRIAN CENTER The countryclub for horses & owners. Customer lounge w/full kitchen & bath. 250' x 160' riding ring, round pen & jump paddock. Lessons. 30 acres, 40 matted stalls, 19 separate paddocks. 24-hr security, 352-591-3175 everglade-equestriancom 4-21-71-15 Want to be a CNA, phlebotomist or pharm tech? Express Training offers courses, days, eve, weekend. All classes live, no videos. 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Contact Dibbie 352.466.3538 or gtrslfrm@aol.com 6-3-1030-15 KEN GARVIN APPLIANCE SERVICE 10YEARS EXPERIENCE 8AM-8PM 7 DAYS LOW RATES ALL BRANDS STUDENT SPECIAL $40 SERVICE CALL PLUS PARTS WWW.KENGARVIN.COM 338-1708 4-21-20-15 ATTN GARDENERS! I will till your gardens for less than you can rent a tiller! Call Chauncy Gardener 352214-1767. Chauncy Gardener Gardening Service. 41 years of gardening service! 4-21-10-15 THE SALON "0" SPECIALS 2720 NW 6TH STREET.352 672 6339 HIGHLIGHTS $35 10 FOILS. MENS CUTS: $10 GOOD TIL 05/30 5-27-10-12-15 Health Services HIV ANTIBODY TESTING Alachua County Health Dept. Call 334-7960 for app't (optional $20 fee) All Women's Health Center ABORTION Free Pregnancy Test RU-486 Available 378-9191 www.abortiongainesville.com 4-21-71-16 THE TRUE YOU! Lose 8-15 pounds in 4 weeks Only $119! Gain muscle while you lose fat Groups forming now. 339-2199 4-21-71-16 Grieving the loss of someone? National Students of AMF Join our Facebook group: "Gator Students of AMp TalkAboutLoss.org 4-21-43-16 A Woman's Answer Think you might be pregnant? Testing, confidential advising Referrals 352-376-2716 8-24-74-16 *. Study Improvement & e Test Anxiety w. Hypnosis e Call Maureen (352) 870-1527 4-19-10-15-16 *QUIT SMOKING* ****** WITH HYPNOSIS ****** Call Maureen (352) 870-1527 4-19-10-15-16 Q Personal5s FREE SPAYS FOR STRAYS! Operation Catnip will provide free spay/ neuter, vaccines, & treatment for fleas, ear mites, & worms to unowned, stray or feral cats from mobile home parks in Alachua County. Volunteers are needed to help with trapping & transportation of cats. To volunteer or request spay/neuter for homeless cats call (352)380-0940. 4-21-18-20 ***ROLLER DERBY!*** Sat., 4/17 at Skate Station $8 advance, $12 at the door Ticket info./event details at GainesvilleRollerRebels.com 4-16-10-8-20 Entertainment WALDO FARMERS & FLEA MARKET Every Sat & Sun -Hwy 301 15 min from Gainesville 468-2255 12-8-74-21 SHOTGUN SHOOTING SPORTS Open To Public We-Fr-Sa-Su, Noon-Dusk Skeet -Trap -Olympic Trap -5 Stand gatorskeetandtrap.com 352-372-1044 8-1 6-09-25-21 Rocky Creek Paintball In Gainesville Better Prices Better Fields Better Call 371-2092 4-21-10-71-21 *RIVERSPORT KAYAKS* Kayak Rentals, Manatee Tours UF Students -20% off on Rentals. 352-621-4972 www.flakayak.com 4-21-10-71-21 *****RIVERSPORT KAYAKS***** 352-621-4972 WWW.FLAKAYAK.COM SALES, RENTALS, TOURS, FISHING Dealer for Wilderness Systems, Perception Necky, Ocean, Hobie Peddle Kayaks 4-21-10-71-21 ***ROLLER DERBY!*** Sat., 4/17 at Skate Station $8 advance, $12 at the door Ticket info./event details at GainesvilleRollerRebels.com 4-1 6-1 0-8-21 W ZTickets 5$ student tkts, 352-375-HIPP Monday, April 26, 6 pm 'Mistresses of many voices' dance/theater/music performance 4-21-107-22 HIV ANTIBODY TESTING Alachua County Health Dept. Call 334-7960 for app't (optional $20 fee) M ie *Family Chiropractic* Since 1977. Two blocks from U.F. 373-7070 4-21-71-18 WconneCtiD GMG TRANSPORT FREE WiFi on buses -New Departures Thur 1 & 4:30 / Fri 1 & 4:30 Asian male, 70 years old, professional, slim, Ret Sun 2 & 4 pm -Mon 2 pm -Also tall, dark. Seeking a white feamle with fair Reverse trips Credit card payments, no xtra hair between the ages of 50-70 years old. charge pay by phone or online$35 O/W Write to P.O Box 1823 Keystone Heights, FL -$45 R/T www.gmgtrans.com 352-215-8196 32656 4-21-10-10-19 4-21-71-23 0

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Sports WEDNESDAY, APRIL 14, 2010 ALLIGATOR www.alligatorSports.org UF BASEBALL Gators drop final game against 'Noles, lose series 3-1 By ANTHONY CHIANG Alligator Staff Writer achiang@alligator org TALLAHASSEE -A blown electricity source sucked the power out of Dick Howser Stadium and the bats Tuesday. The start time was delayed 15 minutes due to an electricity outage that lasted until the bottom of the fourth inning. UF and FSU played to the theme and combined for just five runs and zero homers after scoring an average of just more than 12 runs per game in their first three meetings this season. No. 6 FSU (26-7, 10-5 Atlantic Coast Conference) was able to hold off the No. 7 Gators (23-9, 8-4 Southeastern Conference) in a low scoring 3-2 affair to take the season series. "We are going to have to look at our offense and shake some things up and give guys some opportunities that they may have wanted earlier on." Kevin O'Sullivan UF baseball coach FSU pitcher Scott Sitz lasted a career-high six innings and shut the Gators down in the process. The freshman held them to just four hits and two runs. "We didn't get our bats going," UF center fielder Matt den Dekker said. "Any time you are limited to four hits, you are going to have a tough time winning the ball game. We pitched well enough to win." The top-two hitters in Florida's lineup, Nolan Fontana and den Dekker, combined for just one hit and struggled to reach base for the third and fourth hitters, Preston Tucker and Austin Maddox. "We are going to have to look at our offense and shake some things up and give guys some opportunities that they may have wanted earlier on," UF coach Kevin O'Sullivan said. "We have to put our heads together to try to get some more offense going." FSU, on the other hand, got on the scoreboard early after center fielder Tyler Holt reached on a single to lead off the first and stole second during the next at-bat. He later scored the first run of the game on a two-out RBI single by right fielder James Ramsey. The Gators struggled to get the last out in the second inning, too. Sophomore pitcher Greg Larson, who made his second start of the Harrison Diamond / Alligator Staff UF pitcher Greg Larson started the game against FSU on Tuesday and allowed three runs in just two innings of work in the Gators' 3-2 loss in Tallahassee. season Tuesday, retired the first two hitters in the inning on just two pitches, but then allowed three straight hits, which resulted in two runs to make it a 3-0 lead for FSU. "You have to buckle down and make pitches, and we just weren't able to do that in the first two innings," O'Sullivan said. Larson lasted just two innings as the Seminoles rocked him for seven hits and three runs. In the four games the teams played this season, FSU has tagged Florida's starting pitchers for 14 runs in only eight combined innings of work. "The three losses that we've had to FSU, we just haven't gotten off on the right foot with the starting pitcher," O'Sullivan said. "I'd like to think if we just get a little bit of a better start we have a chance to do something." Despite the bullpen throwing six scoreless innings in relief for the right-handed hurler, the Gators never managed to grab the lead. UF scored two runs in the fourth on RBIs from second baseman Josh Adams and catcher Mike Zunino to close the gap to 3-2, which was the closest it would get. It had an opportunity in the sixth to do some damage with runners on first and second, but FSU third baseman Sherman Johnson snagged a hard hit ground ball off the bat of Zunino and dove to just tag left fielder Tyler Thompson out at third to end the inning. College students should take advantage of sporting opportunities week from today, I will take my last class at Florida. Although I'm happy to finally be done with school, I am going to miss UF. In my four years, I had a lot of good times -many of them involving Gators sports. I spent my first two years at UF attending sporting events as a fan, and the final two, I turned into a cynical asshole covering the teams. Through my experiences, I enjoyed many different events and learned some lessons along the way. Current and future students should try to take advantage of the great teams they have at Florida. Here is some advice for students while in school: 1. Go to a national championship Obviously, this is conditional on a Gators team making the national championship. But I went to the Final Four in Atlanta my freshman year, and I still remember it as the best weekend of my college life. You are not going to get many chances to go to a national championship event, so if you have the opportunity, you need to do it. Don't worry about the cost. I know most Bobby Callovii of you are struggling college students, but you just can't pass up an opportunity to go to a national championship. Bobby s World 2.Cm u o bcallovi@alligatororg .Camp out for a basketball game I spent so much time outside Gate 3 of the O'Connell Center my freshman year that when I called Five Star Pizza, they asked if I still lived at the O'Connell Center. While waiting outside an arena for a basketball game doesn't seem like the best way to spend your time, it really isn't that bad. I made a lot of good friends and now have a bunch of good stories from my experience. It is also a great opportunity to sit in seats you would have to pay a lot of money for if you weren't a student, so take advantage of the chance. 3. Don't take losses so seriously I know this may seem hard, but it is just a game. Growing up, and even my first two years at UF, if my team lost, I was in an awful mood the rest of the day. UF stuSEE BOBBY, PAGE 15 I DID NOT KNOW THAT 0 UF pitcher Brian Rose has won his last three starts when he has tied his right shoe before the left one and the temperature has been about 72.4 degrees. I DID NOT KNOW THAT U UF pitcher Brian Rose has won his last three starts when he has tied his right shoe before the left one and the temperature has been about 72.4 degrees. TEEING OFF WITH BOBBY CALLOVI E l thought the Tiger Woods' coverage would die down after his return to golf, yet him filling out his paperwork to play in the U.S. Open was a story. I expect similar coverage when every other golfer files his paperwork. .Bulls GM John Paxson allegedly pushed coach Vinny Del Negro over former Gator Joakim Noah's minutes. Someone should have bullied Billy Donovan about Dan Werner's role.

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WEDNESDAY, APRIL 14, 2010 U ALLIGATOR, 15 Paculba sets tone for lineup NO. 3 U F FACES NO. 19 FSU TONIGHT IN TALLAHASSEE. By GREG LUCA Alligator Writer UF sophomore Michelle Moultrie would be batting leadoff for just about every other team in the nation. The speedy center fielder can turn a bunt into a base hit in a flash and has lately added a little power to her game as well. But for at least another year and a half, she figures to be locked in at No. 2 in the order behind "The Ninja." Junior Aja Paculba, known as "Ninja" to her teammates, is in the midst of a career-long 14 game hit streak, recently broke Florida's career runs record with her 167th, and will once again be at the top of the lineup as No. 3 UF (30-4, 12-2 Southeastern Conference) takes on No. 19 FSU (36-8, 8-4 Atlantic Coast Conference) in a doubleheader today at 5 p.m. in Tallahassee. The second baseman is in the SEC's top 10 in walks, RBIs, runs, doubles, total bases, slugging percentage, double plays and assists, and has only committed three errors on the season. "When you look at how many runs and how many RBI she gets, she's very important to this team in a lot of ways," UF coach Tim Walton said. "She's just a good person to have at the top of the lineup." In addition to her 14-game hitting streak, the preseason All-SEC selection has reached base in 19 straight contests. Over that time span, she is batting .381 with an on-base percentage of .487 and has driven in 21 runs and scored 21 times. "I've been seeing the ball really well lately and just trying to get on any way I can," Paculba said. For Paculba, getting on base means a lot more than just getting hits. Even though opposing pitchers are wary of giving senior power hitter Francesca Enea pitches she can handle, Paculba still manages to lead the team in walks. "I just look for a pitch that I can hit," Paculba said. "I don't swing at pitches that I know that I can't hit hard." Paculba's knack for getting on base works nicely with her teammates' ability to hit her home. The junior scores 60 percent of the time she Softball reaches base, having scored 37 runs on 34 hits and 28 walks. "A lot of credit goes to the people behind me," Paculba said. "We've got some great hitters in our lineup, and without them, I can't score runs." While Paculba is quick to deflect credit, she certainly deserves a lot for herself. If the numbers are any indication, Paculba would be able to score no matter who hits behind her. After scoring 61 runs in 75 games as a freshman, Paculba scored 69 in 68 games as a sophomore and is once again scoring more than a run per game this season. If she can keep that pace up, she may have a shot at the SEC career record of 288, currently held by Alabama's Kelly Kretschman. "We'll just take it year by year and see how it goes," Paculba said. Ana Goni-Lessan / Alligator Staff UF second baseman Aja Paculba will look to continue her success in the leadoff role against FSU today in the Gators' doubleheader in Tallahassee. UF BASEBALL FSU's young pitcher tames UF bats By TYLER JETT Alligator Writer tjett@alligator.org TALLAHASEE -The game should have been a feast for the Gators. Florida's offense was coming off a nine-run performance Sunday, and the team was facing a pitcher making his second-career start. But Scott Sitz left the Gators (23-9, 8-4 Southeastern Conference) hungry. Sitz, a freshman from Jacksonville Beach Fletcher High, allowed only one earned run on four hits in six innings to lead No. 6 Florida State (26-7, 10-5 Atlantic Coast Conference) to a 3-2 win against No. 7 Florida on Tuesday night. "(Sitz) didn't misfire," UF coach Kevin O'Sullivan said. "When they asked him to throw the ball over the inner half, he threw over the inner half. He didn't miss over the plate. When they asked him to throw away, he located. It's as simple as that. He did a nice job." UF averaged 6.8 runs per game entering Tuesday, but Sitz held Florida hitless for the first three innings. "He really pitched with tremendous poise," FSU coach Mike Martin said. "I think I have a new nickname to start with that guy, because if that's not'Bulldog,' I don't know what is. He really got after it." Sitz's only trouble came in the fourth, when he gave up back-to-back hits to Preston Tucker and Austin Maddox, who both scored later in the frame. The freshman also hit Jonathan Pigott twice but recovered. "That's a great lineup that the University of Florida has, and what impressed me the most was he went out there under control and pitched. He didn't throw," Martin said. "He hit a guy but didn't lose his composure." In six relief appearances earlier in the year, Sitz allowed a combined three earned runs in 9.1 innings. FSU coach Mike Martin rewarded him by naming Sitz the Seminoles' starter April 7 Sitz against North Florida. Sitz was just as effective then as he was Tuesday, although facing the Gators in front of 6,526 fans motivated him more. "Getting the start against Florida, that's real exciting," he said. "I had a lot of adrenaline going throughout the game." treeL. oiluse VILLAS E 117 SE 16th Ave (352) 372-3096 (Day) (352) 494-9724 (Night) mseales@vanrooy.com Study Break! Entire units from $649 -2 Bed/2 Bath, 874 sq. feet units UNIVERSITY AVE. Bus Route 16 Washer/Dryer No Decal Parking LE it i -No Towing treehousevillage.com Open 4 Til 4am! BOBBY, from page 14 dents have just become accustomed to seeing the football team win, so when they lose, most die-hards don't know what to do. My answer to that is just breathe, relax and go on with the rest of your day. As connected as you may feel to the team, you are not a part of it and shouldn't feel like you are. 4. Go watch the small sports We don't get to start on the football beat here at the Alligator. Instead, we get to suffer through covering a smaller beat. But it really isn't bad. They are actually pretty entertaining. And from a journalist's standpoint, they might even be better to cover because they don't receive as much coverage, so the coaches and athletes are more eager to talk. Also, they really do appreciate the few times when the fans fill their stadiums, unlike the men's basketball and football teams, which expect their stadiums to be filled.

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16, ALLIGATOR 0 WEDNESDAY, APRIL 14,2010 Editor's Note: This is the second of a twopart series on sand volleyball's quest to become a NCAA-sanctioned sport. By PHIL KEGLER Alligator Staff Writer pkegler@a Iligato r org Sand volleyball at the college level almost never made it to the opening serve. In July 2008, the NCAA Committee on Women's Athletics recommended sand volleyball be added to the list of "emerging sports," the first step toward sponsored collegiate competition. The committee decided on the name "sand volleyball" in the hopes of including schools with climates less tropical than Florida or California. In April 2009, that nomination was made official. Sand volleyball was slated to start Division-I play in the spring of 2011. But there was a catch. It turned out not everyone was in favor of adding the sport -63 schools petitioned to kill the sport, including Penn State, reigning three-time NCAA indoor champion. The reasons were numerous. Some wondered about the impact on the indoor game. Others felt they would be at a disadvantage in recruiting if they didn't have a sand game. Northern schools were worried about being overshadowed by schools in warmer climates (although the Association of Volleyball Professionals has held wellreceived competitions in cold-weather places). Representatives from all 285 programs would weigh in. If 62.5 percent of them voted to override, the sport would be cut from NCAA consideration. These are tough economic times, and schools felt if sand volleyball became a sport, they would feel pressure to add it. "It was the crashing of a real popular sport into financial realities," said Kathy DeBoer, Executive Director of the American Volleyball Coaches Association. The motion failed in January despite the majority (58 percent) voting for it. Sand volleyball lived to serve another day. The debut was moved from spring of 2011 to spring of 2012 because so much time had been spent campaigning against the override. Now the rulebook on an entire sport -from playing to recruiting to scheduling -is being finalized. Coaches will discuss the new sport and possible rules during spring meetings. Conferences will make proposals reviewed by eight NCAA cabinets that specialize in different aspects of college athletics, such as academics, financial aid and recruiting. The rulebook will be finalized when the coaches gather at the AVCA convention. S ., Don't expect to see sand volleyball become the next Gators sport, at least not right away. Senior associate athletic director Lynda Tealer and UF volleyball coach Mary Wise said earlier this spring there are no plans at this time for UF to add sand volleyball. Tealer said there is no set process for the school to add sports because it happens rather infrequently. UF sponsors 21 Division-I sports. Further hurting sand volleyball's chances in Gainesville is UF just added women's lacrosse, which is in the middle of its inaugural season. Adding a sport is a lengthy process. A staff must be hired. Facilities need to be built. UF announced it would add lacrosse in June 2006, nearly four years before the first match was played. "Adding sports is very expensive," Tealer said. "It's a commitment for the long haul." Looking at that process can shed light on what might need to happen for sand volleyball. Tealer highlighted several key factors why lacrosse won out over other women's sports: popularity at young ages; the ability to compete for conference and national championships; growth of the sport; and possible fan support in the state. Wise hopes sand volleyball will eventually come to Gainesville. "I just don't know of another sport that's gotten as much excitement and buzz and attention as beach volleyball," she saidThe sport's D-I status won't matter if schools don't add it. Emerging sports have 10 years to have 40 schools playing for at least two seasons. Meet that goal, and the NCAA will sponsor a national championship. Failure to hit the mark means the sport loses NCAA backing. The economy isn't the best. Some indoor programs won't expand because they fear it will dilute what they have. Northern schools may hesitate to add a sport originally intended for warm climates. Those thoughts aren't tempering the optimism of others. "The players enjoy playing. The fans enjoying watching it," Wise said. "I just can't imagine it's not going to catch on quickly." If that's the case, two years from now, cars somewhere in America may pull off the road yet again. Maybe this time it won't be by accident. Now Leasing June 2008: NCAA Committee on Women's Athletics recommends sand volleyball become an NCAA sport. April 2009: Sand volleyball officially is added to list of emerging sports. January 2010: Sand volleyball defeats an override vote that would have killed the sport. A majority of programs (58 percent) vote against sand volleyball, but this falls short of the 62.5 percent needed to squash the sport. Spring 2012: Sand volleyball will kick off its inaugural season as a Division-I sport. Erica Ervin / Alligator Staff