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Sign Up for GatorCloud Email By January 29

Have you upgraded to the new GatorCloud email?  With GatorCloud email you get more email storage, access to UF’s global address book, mobile apps for iOS (Android coming soon), and access to cloud storage with OneDrive @ UF.  Webmail for students will be retired as a service in March 2015.  Students have until January 29, [...]

Gator Tips of the Week

Monday, December 15 – Happy Finals Week Gators! You can do it!
Tuesday, December 16 – Remember to be safe this holiday season, always report your observations of suspicious acting people.
Wednesday, December 17 – Stay organized, cut down on procrastination, and your work load will feel much more manageable.
Thursday, December 18 – Remember to be safe [...]

Registrar Reminders

The Office of the University Registrar will be closed for winter break from Thursday, December 25 through Thursday, January 1.
December 24 (morning): ISIS transcript view opens with fall grades/degrees. Students can order and pick up their transcripts December 24 in 222 Criser Hall.   Orders placed online after 5 p.m. on December 23, will be mailed [...]

First Generation Graduation Cords

If you are graduating this December as a first generation student, you are eligible to order a blue and white cord to symbolize your accomplishments. Cords can be picked up at the University Bookstore for $15. Please contact the bookstore at (352) 392-0194 for more information.

Opportunities

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Write about Art for the Harn Museum

Write yourself into the art museum!
Words on Canvas is a writing competition at the Harn Museum of Art for UF and SFC college students interested in inspiring museum-goers by writing poetry or prose connected with a work of art.  Winning entries will be printed and presented at the museum. Prizes to be awarded. Open to [...]

Volunteer Opportunities at YOUR Art Museum

The Harn Museum of Art is recruiting volunteers for the following positions. Applications are available at harn.ufl.edu/volunteer.
MUSEs (Museum University Student Educators) are creative, energetic and dynamic students from various academic backgrounds who share their love of fun and passion for art with others. MUSEs present interactive and engaging experiences during Museum Nights and participate in [...]

ILR Student Aging Research Exposition and Awards

The Institute of Learning in Retirement welcomes abstract submissions for the 5th Annual Student Aging Research Exposition and Awards to be held February 24, 2015. This event is an excellent opportunity for up to 25 students (undergraduate, graduate, and postdoctoral welcome) to present and be recognized for their research. Questions may be directed to ILRAgingResearch@gmail.com. [...]

Graduate Student Staff Positions

Are you attending graduate school at UF?  If so, check out this great opportunity.  The Department of Housing and Residence Education is currently seeking applicants for their Graduate Staff positions for the 2015-2016 academic year. These positions include Graduate Hall Directors and a Student Learning and Engagement Graduate position. Come join their warm, welcoming and [...]

Events

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Add an Event the UF MLK Celebration Calendar

The MLK Committee is interested in partnering and supporting the programs of other university departments and organizations that are celebrating the ideals of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. If you are interested in being placed on the MLK Celebration Calendar please fill out the form on this Website: http://www.multicultural.ufl.edu/programs/mlk_celebration/event_submissions/. If [...]

LGBTea Social

Finals are approaching and what better way to take a break than with a relaxing cup of tea! It is time for our annual LGBTea Social so come join us for a variety of hot teas and snacks from around the world. Bring your study materials or just come to hang out. It will be [...]

‘Megalodon: Largest Shark that Ever Lived’ exhibit closes Jan. 4

The largest shark ever known swims out of town on Jan. 4, 2015! Don’t miss your chance to be consumed with awe at the Florida Museum of Natural History’s featured exhibit about megalodon, a dominant marine predator that once cruised the world’s oceans. Walk through the full-scale jaw of a 60-foot-long shark sculpture to learn [...]

Department of English Film Screening

Come out to The Wooly downtown on Thursday, December 11 at 7 p.m. for a free screening of seven short films made by the students of ENG 4136.  The films all take Gainesville as their inspiration, and the screening will last about 45 minutes. Afterwards, the filmmakers will stick around to answer all of your [...]

Student Organizations

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Just one week til’ the Tacky Sweater 5K!

It’s nearly time for the first annual Tacky Sweater Holiday 5K. On Saturday, December 6, run (or walk) 3.1 miles with your friends, healthcare professionals, and the greater Gainesville community in the name of global health. The proceeds will be used to fund six UF medical mission trips organized by graduate medical and pharmacy students [...]

Kards For Kids

UF Student Government Cabinet is hosting “Kards For Kids” to create Christmas and holiday cards for the children who are staying in Shands Hospital over the holidays. They will be tabling in Turlington Plaza from December 1 through 5, 10 – 2 p.m. each day. There will be construction paper and markers and students can [...]

BLU HolidayZ Gingerbread & Cocoa Presented by Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc.

On December 3, The Magnificent Mu Epsilon Chapter of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc., will kick off its Fall Mini Week entitled BLU HolidayZ. The UF Zetas invite you to their Gingerbread & Cocoa Social on Wednesday, December 3 at 6:20 p.m. in the Jennings Basement. The event will feature a gingerbread house decorating contest, [...]

Need Money for Your Student Organization?

With more than $40,000 available for allocation, the Student Senate hopes to provide your organization with the funding it needs to be successful! The University of Florida Student Senate will host a Finance Forum for all student organizations on Thursday, December 4, 2014 at 6 p.m. in the Reitz Union Welcome Center on the ground [...]