April 9, 2012

Stomp the Swamp for Autism

The University of Florida’s Center for Autism and Related Disabilities (CARD) and Student Government will hold their fourth annual Stomp the Swamp for Autism on Saturday, April 14, 2012 at 10 a.m.
The event is a great work out for a great cause. Participants can run/walk the steps or walk the inner loop at Ben Hill [...]

Filed under Athletic & Health, Events on April 9, 2012.

Registrar Reminders

This Friday, April 13, is the deadline to drop a spring class
by college petition or withdraw from all spring classes without
receiving failing grades. See
https://catalog.ufl.edu/ugrad/current/regulations/info/drops.aspx#drop
to review policies.
Transient Students:  If you plan to attend another college or
university this summer, review the instructions and complete the
Transient Student form found at
http://www.registrar.ufl.edu/currents/transients.html
For summer registration dates refer to:
https://catalog.ufl.edu/ugrad/current/Pages/adsumac1112.aspx
https://catalog.ufl.edu/ugrad/current/Pages/adsumb1213b.aspx
For fall registration [...]

Filed under Administrative, Registrar on April 9, 2012.

Auditions for the 2012 Gator Marching Band

Current UF students who want to audition for woodwind or
brass positions in the 2012 Gator Band are invited to audition on
Tuesday, April 10 from 2 – 4 p.m. in the Steinbrenner Band
Hall. Email watkins@ufl.edu for music and applications.

Filed under Athletic & Health, Opportunities on April 9, 2012.

Lakeside’s Culture Clash

April 15 from noon – 3 p.m. is Lakeside’s
Annual Culture Clash, which highlights and celebrates the diversity of
UF and its surrounding Gainesville community. The event will take
place at Lakeside Complex, located on the corner of Radio Rd. and
Museum Rd., and is free and open to all.
This year, attendees will be able to take a trip [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on April 9, 2012.

America Reads is Hiring

UF’s America Reads program is currently hiring tutors for
the Fall 2012 semester. America Reads is a Federal Work Study program
that works with local elementary school students to close the
achievement gap facing low-SES students in our community.
Applications can be found on the America Reads Web site at
http://education.ufl.edu/america-reads/. The application deadline is
Friday, March 30 at 5 p.m. Applications [...]

Filed under Internships & Career, Opportunities on April 9, 2012.

Study Abroad Information Sessions

It’s not too late to study abroad this summer or fall.
Many of UF’s Summer A, B and C programs still have space for Summer
or Fall ‘12.
If you want to study in Europe, Asia, South America or Australia this
year, the University of Florida International Center (UFIC) in 170 Hub
is your one-stop resource for making your overseas [...]

Filed under Opportunities, Study Abroad on April 9, 2012.

New Lung, BFA art exhibition

Shannon Kalahar will be presenting her BFA solo show, “New
Lung,” at the Southwest Rec Center.
In conjunction with the opening of the Harn’s  Museum Nights, view a
room sized installation, sculptures, video works, photographs, all new
paintings and drawings, and a one night only endurance performance
piece.
Come celebrate, breathe, eat, and leave looking at your body in a
completely new [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on April 9, 2012.

Florida Museum of Natural History Volunteer Program Internship Opportunities

Interns will work under the Volunteer
Coordinator to train, manage, evaluate and recognize participants in
the well-established junior volunteer program.
The intern will directly manage junior volunteers, assist
staff with training, plan and implement awards, evaluation, and
recognition activities, and write newsletter articles.
The internship is 20 hours/week from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. or 12:50 to 4:50 p.m., Monday through [...]

Filed under Internships & Career, Opportunities on April 9, 2012.

Summer Internships Available at the Florida Museum of Natural History

The Florida Museum of Natural History is currently seeking
interns for the summer semesters. There are three different types
available:

Administrative Intern
Discovery Room Intern
Summer Camp Teacher Intern

For more information and full descriptions, please contact Amanda
Harvey at aerickson@flmnh.ufl.edu. The deadline for submissions is
April 23.

Filed under Internships & Career, Opportunities on April 9, 2012.

Project Makeover Direction Positions

Project Makeover is a completely student-run organization
devoted to bettering the low-income learning environment of elementary
schools in Alachua County. Our director applications are now
available. Please email ufprojectmakeovers@gmail.com to request one.
For more information about Project Makeover, please visit their Web page,
http://www.wix.com/ufprojectmakeovers/ufpm and our Facebook page,
https://www.facebook.com/ufprojectmakeover.

Filed under Leadership, Opportunities on April 9, 2012.