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Explore More: Sea Level Rise

Rising water levels could have serious impacts on Florida’s coastal communities.  At 6 p.m. on Aug. 30 in the Pugh Hall Ocora, UF climate change scholars Andrea Dutton, assistant professor in UF’s Department of Geological Science, and Kathryn Frank, assistant professor in UF’s Department of Urban and Regional Planning, will discuss their research as featured [...]

Filed under Academic, Events, Newsletter on August 30, 2016.

New Student Convocation

New Student Convocation is Friday, August 19, 2016 at 7:30 p.m. in Ben Hill Griffin Stadium. Attendance at New Student Convocation is required for all Summer B and Fall admitted first year students. This includes students who recently graduated from high school with their AA degree. PaCE and Innovation Academy students are welcome to attend [...]

Filed under Academic, Events on August 15, 2016.

Museum’s ‘Butterfly Rainforest’ exhibit to close at 4 p.m. through Oct. 6

The “Butterfly Rainforest” exhibit at the Florida Museum of Natural History will close early at 4 p.m., with last admission at 3:30 p.m., from Aug. 16 through Oct. 6, 2016, for scheduled maintenance. The exhibit also will be closed all day Wednesday, Sept. 7 and Wednesday, Oct. 5, 2016, for roof maintenance. Please visit www.flmnh.ufl.edu [...]

Filed under Academic, Events on August 15, 2016.

First-Generation Graduation Cords

Are you first in your family to graduate this August?
Being the first in your family to graduate from college is a big deal! Your younger siblings, friends, mentors, community and family members must be very proud of you. UF is thrilled to offer a commemorative first-generation graduation cord for you to wear across the stage [...]

Filed under Academic, Events on July 31, 2016.

“Creating Mobile Games” Showcase at Digital Worlds Institute

“Creating Mobile Games” is a course offered during Creative B to introduce students to conceptualizing, developing, and implementing their own mobile games. This culminating showcase on Friday, August 5 at 11 a.m. in the Digital Worlds Institute’s REVE at Norman Gym will showcase the work of this class. For more information, please visit arts.ufl.edu.

Filed under Academic, Events on July 31, 2016.

Creative B Short-film Screenings

This short-film screening will offer an entertaining and thought-provoking glimpse into a collaboration between art and science fiction. Curated and presented by Terry Harpold, UF Department of English + UF Science Fiction Working Group, “Wanderers – An Evening of Contemporary Short Science Fiction Films,” will be held July 26 at 7 p.m. in the Digital [...]

Filed under Academic, Events on July 25, 2016.

Creative B Movie Series: ‘Matango’

The Florida Museum of Natural History continues its free movie series with “Matango,” released in 1963 and not rated, on Friday, July 29, at 7 p.m. The museum and Creative B will host the free movie screening and explore the balance between science and art. “Wicked Plants” and the “Butterfly Rainforest” will be open to [...]

Filed under Academic, Events on July 25, 2016.

Solve a Murder Mystery at the Florida Museum

Calling all super sleuths! Grab your magnifying glass, trench coat and detective hat and get ready to solve an old-fashioned murder mystery at the Florida Museum of Natural History! In partnership with UF Creative B and The Murder Mystery Company, join the museum on Aug. 3 for “Crime and Pun-ishment”! This interactive theater program lets [...]

Filed under Academic, Events on July 18, 2016.

Nurses: Changing the Face of Health Care

Join a town hall hosted by UF HealthStreet and the UF College of Nursing to discuss how nurses are making an impact on our community’s health. The town hall will be a place for students, community members and health care providers to learn and discuss about nurses role in OUR health. Date: July 19. Time: [...]

Filed under Academic, Events on July 18, 2016.

Creative B Short-film Screenings

This series of short-film screenings will offer entertaining and thought-provoking glimpses into collaborations between art, dance, health and science fiction.
July 19’s program at 7 p.m. in the Digital Worlds Institute’s REVE at Norman Gym investigates how the arts can positively impact health, in terms of mind, body, and community.  Selections: excerpts from The Barefoot Artist [...]

Filed under Academic, Events on July 18, 2016.