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Online learning tech links in one “Keep Learning” website

A new website was launched so that all the technology tools you need to thrive are in one place. Make sure you bookmark the “Keep Learning” site (https://elearning.ufl.edu/keep-learning/) and check back often for the latest resources. In addition, take time to familiarize yourself with the technologies your instructors are using:

E-Learning in Canvas – https://elearning.ufl.edu
Zoom Video [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on March 23, 2020.

2020 Census

The 2020 Census is coming. On March 12, you can participate online. This is our chance to shape the future of Gainesville for the next 10 years. Census data will determine the amount of funding that Gainesville receives for things like healthcare, emergency services, schools and more. This is our chance to say, “We are [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on March 9, 2020.

Early Voting

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. to 6 p.m.
WHERE: [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on March 9, 2020.

Self-Enroll in UF Authentication Before Deadline

DYK? Students are required to enroll in UF’s two-factor authentication service by the end of the spring 2020 semester. If you aren’t using UF’s authentication service by Summer A, you won’t be able to access UF systems (including Canvas, myUFL, ONE.UF, the UF VPN, Eduroam, etc.) Visit it.ufl.edu/2FA for more information on:

Enrollment
The [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on March 9, 2020.

Free Podcasts and More

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, [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on March 9, 2020.

Gator Dining Services partners with Florida Cattle Ranchers

The University of Florida’s Dining Services program, run by Aramark, has recently announced a local partnership with the Florida Cattle Ranchers. Gator Dining will now incorporate “Fresh from Florida” beef into meals at our two residential dining halls.
As a land-grant institution, UF is very committed to local product sourcing. Other partnerships with Florida food producers [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on March 9, 2020.

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. to 6 [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on February 24, 2020.

Dive into LinkedIn Learning this Spring Break

No plans for spring break? Use this week off to grow your professional portfolio through LinkedIn Learning– a platform with more than 15,000 FREE courses for UF students. Not to be confused with the networking site LinkedIn, LinkedIn Learning offers courses that are designed to enhance your major, build soft skills, and develop new interests. [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on February 24, 2020.

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, [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on February 10, 2020.

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. – [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech on February 10, 2020.