Gainesville Magazine: Unexpected Turn

  • My war-torn summer

    My war torn summer

    When UF journalism student Alyssa Fisher signed up for an internship in Israel, she didn’t expect to embark on a life-changing experience as rockets flew overhead.

  • The day the bridge came down

    For this St. Pete native, the Sunshine Skyway Bridge was a childhood fixture until — in the worst ship/bridge disaster in U.S. history — a life-ending tragedy brought it down.

  • Was it written in the stars?

    Was it written in the stars 

    UF veterinary surgical oncologist Sarah Boston explores her mysterious — but fortunate — decision to become a vet in this excerpt from her memoir, “Lucky Dog: How Being a Veterinarian Saved My Life.”