After Talk, Florida President, Provost Decide Not to Cancel Class for Ohio State Game

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Students who skip class to watch their football team take on Ohio State on January 8 will not get excused absences, the president and provost of the University of Florida decided Tuesday in a meeting. The national championship game in Glendale, Ariz., is scheduled for the first week of spring semester classes. That made one senior wonder where the president's and the provost's school spirit is. "No one's going to go anyway," she told the Alligator.