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Free Access to the New York Times

The University of Florida provides a free academic access pass to the New York Times. You can create an account using your @ufl email at NYTimes.com/UF. The access allows you to search the New York Times historical archive dating back to 1851. The ability to search thousands of current events in topics such as Sports, [...]

Early Voting Information

University of Florida students, faculty, staff and other Alachua County registered voters will be able to participate in early voting for the 2020 presidential preference primary and 2020 City of Gainesville regular election at the J. Wayne Reitz Union.
WHEN:       Friday, March 6 through Saturday, March 14 – Hours are from 9 a.m. – [...]

Will you Be My Cyber-Aware Valentine?

Don’t let a cyber thief ruin your Valentine’s Day! Whether you’re going on a date with someone you met on an app or buying your Valentine a gift from an online store, here are some security threats to be aware of.
Gators with online dating profiles – be mindful of the information you share. While you [...]

Free Access to the New York Times

The University of Florida provides a free academic access pass to the New York Times. You can create an account using your @ufl email at NYTimes.com/UF. The access allows you to search the New York Times historical archive dating back to 1851. The ability to search thousands of current events in topics such as Sports, [...]

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The President’s Arts & Humanities Luncheon

The President’s Arts & Humanities Luncheon is Friday, Feb. 14 from noon to 1:30 p.m. at the Dasburg House. This month’s luncheon features Victoria Pagán, Professor of Classics & Specialist in Roman History, discussing conspiracy theories: how they emerge and why they persist from antiquity to the present.
Students can RSVP for the free lunch at https://president.ufl.edu/initiatives/luncheon/. [...]

Are you a graduate student considering careers beyond academia?

Beyond Academia: How to Network with Industry Professionals workshop series will provide graduate students with an opportunity to hear from professionals in various fields and receive advice from former graduate students now working in the industry.
The workshop will be held Tuesday, 2/11 and Wednesday 2/12 at from 3-5 p.m. in the Career Connections Center.

Health and Human Performance Professional Development Events this week

Resume 101 – Monday, 2/10 | 4-5 p.m. in FLG 250.
Acing the Interview – Tuesday, 2/11 | 3-4 p.m. in FLG 250.
Identifying and Marketing Your Transferable Skills – Wednesday, 2/12 | 4-5 p.m. in FLG 250.
Navigating Career Fairs – Thursday, 2/13 | 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. in FLG 225.
Resume Review Lab – Friday, 2/14 | [...]

Happening this week in the Career Connections Center

Career Conversations: Exploring Career Options – Monday, 2/10 | 3:00 – 3:50 p.m. in the Career Connections Center.
Resume Lab – Tuesday, 2/11 | 3:30 – 4:00 p.m. in the C3.
Adulting 101: Starting Strong – Your First 30 Days in the Workplace – Wednesday, 2/12 | 3:00 – 4:15 p.m. in the C3.
Visit career.ufl.edu/events to see [...]

Events

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Hidden Lives Illuminated Screening at the Museums Challenge Symposium

Sunday, February 16, 2020 – 5-8 p.m.
The Wooly (20 N. Main Street)
This event is part of the 2020 Museums Challenge Symposium
and is presented by Mellon Intersections Group on Mass Incarceration.
Screening of Hidden Lives Illuminated, a project commissioned by Eastern State Penitentiary Historic Site of animated short films created by artists incarcerated at the Pennsylvania State [...]

Public Ethics Panel on Sex Trafficking and Toxic Masculinity

Join UF experts and community activists in a discussion of sex trafficking and its relationship to gender stereotypes and other forms of gender violence. The event will be held February 12 from 4-5 p.m. in Dauer 215.
Click here for more information: https://intersections.humanities.ufl.edu/events/public-ethics-panel-sex-trafficking-and-toxic-masculinity/

GatorNights: Palentine’s Day

Come celebrate Palentine’s Day with your best pals this week at GatorNights! Make a masterpiece at our painting class at 8:00 p.m. and 10:00 p.m. in G310, spots are limited to the first 80 students and sign-ups begin at 7:30 p.m. so be sure to get there early! Compete against your friends in the Nerdology [...]

Celebrate women and girls in science at the Florida Museum Feb. 15

Celebrate “International Women and Girls in Science Day” at the Florida Museum of Natural History on Feb. 15 from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Explore the world of pottery mending, learn about animal training and see live bees and turtles during this free public event. Hear from Jenny Tung, associate professor of biology at Duke University, and [...]

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SG Elections Constitutional Revisions

Follow the link below to view the proposed Constitution revision that will appear on the ballot for the upcoming election! Spring Elections will be February 18 and 19 from 8:30 a.m.-8:30 p.m. at locations across campus. Please email Supervisor of Elections Stephanie Siler at elections@sg.ufl.edu with any questions or concerns. https://sg.ufl.edu/elections/

Professional Development Workshop

This Valentine’s fall in love with your resume at the Public Leadership Society’s Professional Development Workshop! Join them for free food, free stickers, free headshots and more! On February 13 from 4-6 p.m. hear from guest speaker Bob Graham, and participate in workshops featuring resumé building, personal statements, interview prep, and more! Afterwards, network with [...]

PLS 2nd GBM with City Commissioner David Arreola

City Commissioner David Arreola joins Public Leadership Society for their 2nd GBM on Tuesday, Feb. 11 at 6:30 p.m! Join them in Matherly Hall, Room 0113, for free pizza and to hear from David Arreola, as he discusses public service and his experiences as Gainesville City Commissioner. Follow them on Facebook @ufpls for more information.

Public Leadership Society 2nd General Body Meeting with City Commissioner David Arreola

City Commissioner David Arreola joins Public Leadership Society for their 2nd General Body Meeting on Tuesday, February 11 at 6:30 p.m. Join them in Matherly Hall, Room 0113, for free pizza and to hear from David Arreola, as he discusses public service and his experiences as Gainesville City Commissioner. Follow them on Facebook @ufpls for more [...]