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Get Connected with Help from UF’s Housing IT

Are you new to UF’s residence halls?  The DHNet@Home Support Team is available to help you connect to the Internet!  DHNet@Home Help Desks are located on the ground floor of Beaty East (northwest corner) and at the Hume Honors Residence College area office.  Tutorials are also available online at the DHNet website.  If you’re not [...]

Gator Tips of the Week

July 21 – This week’s Gator Tips of the Week will offer ways to educate the Gator Nation on signs of distress. Check out www.umatter.ufl.edu for additional resources.

July 22 – The inability to communicate clearly could be a sign of distress. Contact umatter@ufl.edu if you are concerned about a fellow Gator!

July 23 – If someone [...]

Registrar Reminders

If you have not paid any portion of your summer B fees or arranged for a fee deferment you will be withdrawn with fee liability this week. University policy stipulates that a student may not continue attending class if you are withdrawn. Students are responsible for tuition fees for all courses on their class schedule [...]

Download TapShield Safety App

Providing a safe environment for you is a top priority at UF. To help ensure student safety, Student Government is happy to provide students with the tool to turn their smartphone into a personal mobile safety device. UF SG has deployed mobile safety app called TapShield, which makes mobile phones an essential part of personal [...]

Opportunities

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Safety Training Courses at RecSports

Interested in becoming certified in CPR, AED and First Aid? RecSports has an upcoming certification course on Wednesday, July 30 at Southwest Recreation Center from 5:30 to 10:30 p.m. The course is designed to give individuals the knowledge and skills necessary to recognize and provide basic care for breathing, cardiac emergencies, injuries and sudden illnesses. [...]

Volunteer Opportunity with International Students

Would you like volunteer with international students? Volunteer as a Conversation Volunteer through the English Language Institute at UF. No foreign language experience is needed. The program is designed to help students practice English in a friendly setting while meeting Americans and making friends. Volunteers should plan on spending about an hour each week with [...]

UF Army ROTC

The University of Florida Army ROTC  is dedicated to developing our nation’s finest leaders. With scholarships still available now is the time to get involved. Visit Van Fleet Hall, room 113, or call (352) 392-1395 to learn more.

Volunteers Needed for Kid’s Reading Program – United Way

United Way is currently recruiting ReadingPals volunteers fall and spring semesters.
By giving just one hour a week, you can change the outcome in a child’s life.
As a United Way ReadingPals volunteer, you read once a week for one hour with the same child both semesters. They have multiple sites to choose from.
If you have any [...]

Events

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Foster the People and Ludacris Coming to UF

Indie-pop band Foster the People, and three-time Grammy winning rapper Ludacris will co-headline Gator Growl 2014, as part of the University of Florida Homecoming celebration.
Brooks Wheelan, one of Comedy Central’s “Top 10 Comics to Watch,” will emcee the pep rally event, scheduled for 6 p.m. Oct. 17 on Flavet Field.
Gator Growl 2014 will be an [...]

Conversations with Black Faculty and Staff

“Conversations with Black Faculty and Staff” is a networking event and workshop that provides students with an opportunity to meet and connect with prominent Black faculty and administrators in an informal, on-campus setting while learning the professional skills including conversation and reception etiquette. Food will be provided.
The next Conversations with Black Faculty and Staff is [...]

Florida Ticket Lottery

The football ticket lottery closes Thursday, July 24. Register right now at Gatorzone.com/students for your chance to join 20,000 students in The Swamp this fall. It’s great to be a Florida Gator!

Try-A-Tri with UF RecSports

This exciting new event, held Sat., July 26, targets undergraduate and graduate students who are in their first year at UF.  Students who have earned fewer than 30 credits at UF, not including transfer credits, can register for this indoor, novice triathlon event at Student Recreation and Fitness Center and Florida Pool. The event comprises [...]

Student Organizations

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Phi Kappa Phi Photo Contest: University of Florida Member Selected as a Top 10 Finalist

UF student, Shelby Frantz, was selected as a top 10 finalist in the national Phi Kappa Phi Spring 2014 Graduation Photo Contest. They’re currently running a voting poll to allow the public to choose their favorite photo. Only one vote per computer. The contest will close Friday, July 25, at 11:59 p.m. (central time).
Please consider [...]

YES!+ Gators

Graduation deadlines are just around the corner. Looking to finish up relaxed and focused?
YES+ Gators holds hour-long unwinding sessions every Wednesday at 7 p.m. in Matthews Suite, Reitz Union. Come have fun, engage in discussions and meet your self with meditation.
RSVP at http://yesplusgators.wix.com/home#!event-rsvp/cwe8

OAR Trips

Outdoor Adventure Recreation provides the UF community with an organization where people of all skill levels can enjoy outdoor activities. There is no requirement of experience, club dues, or special equipment.
Some trips include but are not limited to rock climbing, canoeing, vertical caving, snorkeling, and hiking.
If you’re the adventurer type, then check out their Website [...]

FACES Modeling Troupe Meet N’ Greet

Come on out to meet the members of your favorite modeling troupe tomorrow, July 22 at The Swamp Restaurant at 6 p.m. There will be food, fun and great people.  For more information, check them out on Twitter and Instagram: @UFFaces!