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ACCENT Speaker Bureau Presents: House of Cards’ Robin Wright

ACCENT Speakers Bureau will be hosting House of Cards star Robin Wright on Tuesday, April 16 at the Phillips Center.
Wright is best known for her role as Claire Underwood on the Netflix series House of Cards and also played Jenny in Forrest Gump. The conversation will be moderated by journalism master lecturer Mike Foley.
The program [...]

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events, Newsletter on April 13, 2015.

Hispanic Heritage Month Week

UF’s Hispanic Heritage Month wants to give you a glimpse of how exciting fall will be like with their HHM Week! From Monday, April 13 to Friday, April 17 they will be hosting fun activities for students to learn, get involved, and have fun with HHM. Monday and Tuesday there will be tabling, Wednesday there [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events, Newsletter, Student Organizations on April 13, 2015.

BFA Dance Showcase

The University of Florida School of Theatre + Dance invites you to its Spring BFA Dance Showcase, Incongruo(us), which features modern contemporary dance technique paired with innovative concepts and unique choreography. Part of the Dance Composition 4 class, in this performance the junior BFA Dance majors assume roles of producer, director and choreographer. Incongruo(us) runs [...]

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events, Newsletter on April 13, 2015.

2 – Person Golf Scramble

The 2-Person Golf Scramble Tournament will take place at the Mark Bostick Golf Course at the University of Florida. The tournament will be played Friday, April 17 and all skill levels are welcome. Registration is open to UF Faculty, Staff and Affiliates. Males and females are permitted to participate on the same team. The event [...]

Filed under Athletic & Health, Events, Newsletter on April 13, 2015.

Migrant Workers’ Health: A Forum

Florida Alternative Breaks is calling out to all the food consumers and health aficionados. Attend along with  guest speaker Robin Lewy to explore the health disparities faced each year by the millions of workers that feed America every day. The forum will be held in Matherly 119 at 6:15 pm on Tuesday, April 14.

Filed under Athletic & Health, Events, Newsletter on April 13, 2015.

UF WiSE Spring Workshop: “Linking In and Branching Out – Online Presence for Women in Science”

The UF WiSE Workshop:”Linking In and Branching Out – Online Presence for Women in Science” will take place on Tuesday, April 14, 2015 at the Reitz Grand Ballroom Salon A.
At the UF WiSE Workshop, participants will learn how to utilize online networking sites such as LinkedIn and ResearchGate. Award-winning journalist and Hearst Visiting Professional Cynthia [...]

Filed under Academic, Events, Student Organizations on April 13, 2015.

Butterfly Gardening in the ‘Butterfly Rainforest’

Visit the “Butterfly Rainforest” exhibit at the Florida Museum of Natural History for “Butterfly Gardening” through May 14 to learn how to attract different species and which plants are proven winners. Daily butterfly releases are held at 2:00 p.m. with additional weekend releases at 3:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m., weather permitting. UF students with a [...]

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Fulbright Days: April 2015

The UF International Center will be hosting Fulbright Days during the month of April. Sponsored by the US Department of State, the Fulbright program provides funding for students, scholars and faculty, for graduate study and advance research.
Info Session for Advisors: Monday, April 20 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. @UFIC
Info Session for US Students: Tuesday, April [...]

Filed under Academic, Events, Newsletter on April 13, 2015.

Stride Against Silence 5K Run/Walk

The National Student Speech Language and Hearing Association (NSSLHA)’s annual 5K run/walk, Stride Against Silence, is taking place on April 18 at 8:30 a.m. at the Commuter Lot on Gale Lemerand Drive.
The purpose of Stride Against Silence is to raise funds for the Cochlear Implant Department at the UF Health Speech and Hearing Center. Registration [...]

Filed under Athletic & Health, Events on April 13, 2015.

MASH: Mathematics?Art?Science at the Harn

The first MASH: Mathematics ? Art ? Science at the Harn will take place on Thursday, April 16, 6:00 p.p. to 9:00 p.m. at the Harn Museum of Art.
Discover dynamic interactions between art, mathematics and science. Collaborative projects, performances and exhibits by mathematics, science and art undergraduate students and faculty will be presented.
All are welcome: [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on April 13, 2015.