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President’s Social Sciences Speaker Series

Join President Fuchs to hear a presentation and participate in a Q&A with Political Science Professor and @ElectProject leader Michael McDonald. Professor McDonald will discuss his work tracking early voting activity in the 2020 presidential election. A record number of people have already voted early. Who are they — and what does it mean for [...]

Filed under Academic, Events, Newsletter on October 12, 2020.

Florida Museum hosts ‘Museum in the Parks: Pollinators’ at Paynes Prairie Oct. 19

Learn about Florida’s pollinators by exploring collections, hiking and participating in socially distanced activities with Florida Museum of Natural History researchers at Paynes Prairie Preserve State Park. Available in two sessions at 9 a.m. and 10 a.m. on Monday, Oct. 19, these unique events are best suited for families with children in grades 1-6. Participants [...]

Filed under Academic, Events, Newsletter on October 12, 2020.

2020 Fall Undergraduate Research Symposium

The Center for Undergraduate Research Board of Students is excited to announce the virtual 2020 Fall Undergraduate Research Symposium. All areas of research are accepted, and this is a great opportunity for students to present their summer work, such as research done at an REU, abroad, or at the University of Florida. Presenting at the [...]

Filed under Academic, Events, Newsletter on October 12, 2020.

Queering Disability Panel

Join the Pride Student Union and the Disability Resource Center for a questions and answers panel which will critically examine the intersectionality of the LGBTQ+ identities and disability identities. This event will take place on Tuesday, October 13 from 2 – 3:30 p.m. on Zoom.  To register for this event and others taking place during [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events, Newsletter on October 12, 2020.

October is Disability Advocacy Month

During the month of October, the Disability Resource Center and our campus partners will be hosting
a series of events to recognize Disability Advocacy Month. Disability advocacy embraces each person’s
ability to create change and values disability as a natural and beautiful part of human diversity. The DRC
invites the Gator community to be a Disability Advocate and [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on October 5, 2020.

BEAT Tees are Back!

Fall 2020 BEAT Tees are digital! Check out @UFLSTAT today to make sure you get BEAT LSU Shirt!  Giveaway opens at noon (12 p.m.) this Tuesday!
They have four more giveaways for all STAT Members. See the full list of games https://connect.ufalumni.ufl.edu/students/events/beatshirts. Join or renew at https://www.ufalumni.ufl.edu/join/students/ !

Filed under Athletic & Health, Events on October 5, 2020.

Florida Museum hosts online plant sale Oct. 10-15

The Florida Museum of Natural History will host a curbside plant sale with roughly 100 species of difficult-to-find and pollinator-friendly plants as part of October’s Pollinator Palooza. Orders can be made entirely online from Oct. 10, 4 p.m., to Oct. 15, 5 p.m., and customers can choose a time for curbside pickup between Oct. 16 [...]

Filed under Academic, Events on October 5, 2020.

RPB Presents: Star Wars Under the Stars

Will you join the darkside or the lightside? In the ninth and finale episode of the beloved saga, it is up to Rey to save the universe from the growing forces of darkness led by Supreme Leader Kylo Ren. After a forty year journey, come out and watch the beloved Star Wars saga come to [...]

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events on October 5, 2020.

Star Wars Under the Stars

Will you join the darkside or the lightside? In the ninth and finale episode of the beloved saga, it is up to Rey to save the universe from the growing forces of darkness led by Supreme Leader Kylo Ren. After a forty year journey, come out and watch the beloved Star Wars saga come to [...]

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events on September 29, 2020.

Refurbished ‘Megalodon’ exhibit now open at the Florida Museum

The world’s largest shark has returned to Gainesville! Florida Museum of Natural History visitors can marvel at Megalodon, the gigantic prehistoric shark that once cruised the planet’s oceans, and walk through the full-scale jaws of a 60-foot-long replica of this apex predator. Guests can also learn about other ancient and modern sharks with teeth, fossil [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on September 29, 2020.