Archive | November, 2011

UPF By the Numbers

People often wonder what we do here at the University Press of Florida. Here’s a little numerical insight: Estimated hours lost to work-related travel: 288 (an average of one 3-day trip per month) Estimated hours spent in meetings each year: 194 (a conservative estimate) Estimated hours spent preparing for meetings: 48 (also a conservative estimate) […]

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On Legoland and Central Florida

Check out this great personal essay on LegoLand, central florida, publishing internships, and the life of a few rowdy books. http://offthedustjacket.tumblr.com/post/11851261032/le A weekend ago, in a rare show of college-aged filial piety, I went home to visit my parents. Now, besides commiserating with my mom and step-dad, who had both caught some kind of cold […]

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