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Interested in Creating Mobile Apps?

Learn how to get started in mobile app development by attending an Open House at the new MADE@UF (Mobile App Development Environment at University of Florida) space located in room 100 of Marston Science Library.  The event will start at 3:30 p.m. on Thursday, October 30.
First up will be John Shea, Associate Professor in Electrical [...]

Filed under Academic, Events, Newsletter on October 27, 2014.

Health Professions Day

Florida Blue Key’s Health Professions Day, presented by UF Health, will be on Monday, November 10 from 4 to 7 p.m. in the Grand Ballroom of the Reitz Union. This event exposes students to careers in health care and provides students with the necessary tools to prepare for applying to professional school. There will be [...]

Filed under Academic, Events, Newsletter on October 27, 2014.

Radical and Responsible Masculinity Workshop

What is masculinity? Is masculinity only for men? Can one practice responsible masculinity? This interactive workshop will focus on the complexities of masculinity, how masculinity manifests in people regardless of biological sex, and how masculinity can be radical and responsible. This workshop is open for all, regardless of biological sex, gender identity and expression, and [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events, Newsletter on October 27, 2014.

Florida Genetics 2014 Keynote: Dr. Roger Beachy

Dr. Roger Beachy, renowned scientist and food security expert, will give his keynote address during the Florida Genetics 2014 Symposium on Wednesday, October 29, at 5:30 p.m. in the HPNP Auditorium. The founding executive director of the World Food Center at University of California, Davis, Dr. Beachy is internationally known for his work on crop [...]

Filed under Academic, Events, Newsletter on October 27, 2014.

Student Government Productions Presents 2 Chainz and Action Bronson November 13

Tickets to see 2 Chainz and Action Bronson live at the O’Dome on November 13 are on sale now.  University of Florida students and community members can now purchase their tickets at the Stephen C. O’Connell Center Box Office at Gate 1. Student tickets for Floor Access and Level 1 seats cost $15 and Level [...]

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events, Newsletter on October 27, 2014.

Sweeney Todd

The UF School of Theatre + Dance invites you to the Tony Award-winning musical Sweeney Todd taking place Friday, Oct. 24 through Sunday, Nov. 2 in Constans Theatre. With memorable music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, this smash-hit musical tells the bloody tale of a barber and his obsessive quest for justice after years of [...]

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events, Newsletter on October 27, 2014.

Tough Guise 2 and My Masculinity Helps Film Screening and Discussion

STRIVE at GatorWell and the Center for Women’s Studies and Gender Research is screening two films on Monday evening, October 27, 2014, from 6:30 to 9 p.m. in the Reitz Auditorium. Tough Guise 2 provides a stunning look at the violent, sexist, and homophobic messages boys and young men routinely receive from virtually every corner [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events, Newsletter on October 27, 2014.

GatorNights: Haunted Horror Reitz

“The last man on Earth sat alone in a room. There was a knock on the door.” Frederic Brown may have written the shortest horror story in the world, but it’s nothing compared the world of terror waiting for you at Haunted Horror Reitz on October 31, 2014 from 8 p.m. until 1 a.m. in [...]

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events, Newsletter on October 27, 2014.

She’s a Scientist: A Girl Scout Exploration

Calling all Girl Scouts! Experience hands-on activities and experiments while meeting local scientists at the Florida Museum of Natural History’s “She a Scientist” event Nov. 9 from 1 to 4 p.m. The program is $5 per Scout including a patch created for the event.
Pre-registration is available, but not required. For more information, call 352-273-2062.

Filed under Academic, Events, Newsletter on October 27, 2014.

Fulbright in a Changing World: Part of UF Fulbright Speakers Lecture Series and International Education Week

Fulbright in a Changing World: Part of UF Fulbright Speakers Lecture Series and International Education Week is Wednesday, November 19 from 11 to 12:30 p.m. in the Atrium at Ustler Hall.
The main speaker is Leonardo Villalón, Ph.D., dean of the UF International Center. Distnguisehd panelists include Sergii Balan, Ph.D. Fulbright Visiting Scholar in Political Science [...]

Filed under Academic, Events, Newsletter on October 27, 2014.