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HESCAH Lecture Series

Thursday, September 29 at 6 p.m. in the Chandler Auditorium at the Harn Museum.
Dr. Christopher Roy, Professor Elizabeth M. Stanley Fellow of African Art History at the University of Iowa, will deliver a lecture titled: “Fifty years of Tradition and Change in the art of Burkina Faso.”
The HESCAH Lectures are free and open to the [...]

Filed under Academic, Events, Newsletter on September 26, 2016.

Fresh off the Farm: Community Supported Agriculture and the Gator CSA Program

On October 6 from noon to 1 p.m. in McCarty D, Room 1031, bring a bagged lunch and join Field and Fork Campus Food Program to learn more about how you can eat fresh off the farm by joining the community supported agriculture movement (CSA). Meet the farmers that participate in the Gator CSA program [...]

Filed under Academic, Events, Newsletter on September 26, 2016.

WTS Florida Student Chapter Symposium on The Old Florida Heritage Highway (Scenic U.S. 441)

The purpose of this free event is to make the community aware of the state designated scenic highway, it’s needs as related to resource protection and infrastructure improvements, it’s Master Plan and finally, what needs to be done to protect this corridor, it’s beauty, wildlife, and infrastructure.
The event will be held at G-310 Reitz Union [...]

Filed under Academic, Events, Newsletter on September 26, 2016.

Documentary Film: Thank You For Playing

“Thank You for Playing” is a film that chronicles the day-to-day challenges of Ryan and Amy Green as they grapple with the illness of their son Joel, who has suffered from cancer since the age of one.
The film will be screened at 5:30 p.m., Thurs. Sept. 29 in the REVE Theater in the Norman Gym [...]

Filed under Academic, Events, Newsletter on September 26, 2016.

Race, Science and Society in the 21st Century

Ageliki Lefkaditou, a historian of science focusing on physical anthropology and human genetic variation, will discuss the emergence of biological racism on Monday, Oct. 3 in the Pugh Hall Ocora at 6 p.m. The lecture will explore how the technological advances in DNA research have reinvigorated scientific interest in human differences. The lecture will reflect [...]

Filed under Academic, Events, Newsletter on September 26, 2016.

Celebrate the Florida Museum’s 11th annual ‘ButterflyFest’

Explore the lives of bats, bees, birds and butterflies at the 11th annual ButterflyFest on Oct. 1 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.! Learn about butterfly gardening, native pollinators, conservation, backyard wildlife and more. Enjoy the ButterflyFest plant sale Sept. 30 to Oct. 2, one of the museum’s largest sales of the year with more [...]

Filed under Academic, Events, Newsletter on September 26, 2016.

First-Generation Summit 2016

Memories Take Us Back, Dreams Take Us Forward. Are you a first-generation college student looking for an opportunity to learn valuable knowledge about personal narratives? The First-Generation Summit is a half-day retreat focused on the power of claiming your story and better understanding the significance identity has on the college experience. It will feature guest [...]

Filed under Academic, Events on September 18, 2016.

HESCAH Lecture Series

Thursday, Sept 29 at 6 p.m. in the Chandler Auditorium at the Harn Museum.
Dr. Christopher Roy, Prof. Elizabeth M. Stanley Fellow of African Art History at the University of Iowa, will deliver a lecture titled: “Fifty years of Tradition and Change in the art of Burkina Faso.”
The HESCAH Lecture Series is free and [...]

Filed under Academic, Events on September 18, 2016.

Meet UF

Interested in making sound connections with UF faculty and staff, graduate students, and other campus student leaders? Tuesday, September 20 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. in Ustler Hall, the Office of Academic Support will be hosting its annual event, Meet UF, to foster networking opportunities for all UF students. This year’s keynote speaker will be [...]

Filed under Academic, Events on September 18, 2016.

Meet UF

Interested in making sound connections with UF faculty and staff, graduate students, and other campus student leaders? Tuesday, September 20 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. in Ustler Hall, the Office of Academic Support will be hosting its annual event, Meet UF, to foster networking opportunities for all UF students. This year’s keynote speaker will be [...]

Filed under Academic, Events on September 12, 2016.