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ACCENT Presents: Former First Lady Rosalynn Carter

The ACCENT Speakers Bureau will be hosting former First Lady of the United States, Rosalynn Carter.
Co-sponsored by the Bob Graham Center for Public Service and Gainesville Opportunity Center, the event will take place at 8 p.m. on Tuesday, March 31 at the Curtis M. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts.
Doors open at 7 p.m. Tickets [...]

Filed under Academic, Events, Newsletter on March 30, 2015.

Enter the Edible Book Contest

The George A. Smathers Libraries annual Edible Book Contest will take place Tuesday, April 7 from 11 a.m. to noon on the Library West colonnade. Prizes are awarded in five categories by a panel of judges and the public is invited to vote for the “People’s Choice” award. Winners are announced at 12:15 p.m. and [...]

Filed under Academic, Events, Newsletter on March 30, 2015.

MFA Thesis Exhibition II

University Gallery is pleased to present the second of two exciting exhibitions in March and April of artwork by graduating UF Master of Fine Arts (MFA) students. Media represented includes graphic design, ceramics, installation, painting, printmaking, sculpture and video. The reception for the MFA Thesis Exhibition II will be Friday, April 3, 2015 from 7-9 [...]

Filed under Academic, Events, Newsletter on March 30, 2015.

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Hall of Fame

Applications for the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Hall of Fame are now available for Spring 2015 graduating seniors. The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Hall of Fame is an honor, sponsored by the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Student Council (CLASSC), which seeks [...]

Filed under Academic, Leadership, Opportunities on March 23, 2015.

CASU Presents: Caribbean Nights Food Fest!

Culinary Arts Student Union presents Caribbean Nights! Everyone is welcome to come taste foods from around the Caribbean, this Wednesday at Turlington Plaza! As always, our events are completely free and completely delicious. We’ll be featuring foods from local restaurants Reggae Shack and Mi Apá!

Enjoy learning some saucy dance moves from The Gator Salsa Club [...]

Filed under Academic, Events, Student Organizations on March 17, 2015.

UF Fulbright Speakers Lecture Series presents…

“Plant Biology Mini-Symposium”
Friday, March 20, 2015
10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Fifield Hall—Rms. 1304

Filed under Academic, Events, Student Organizations on March 17, 2015.

Pi Day Celebration with the Benton Engineering Council

Come celebrate Pi Day with Benton Engineering Council a day early on Friday, March 13 from 11:45 to 3 p.m. in the Marston/CISE Building overhang.  Join them with opening remarks at noon by Provost Joseph Glover, and stick around for Pieing Professors, Pi Digits Contest, Society Tabling, Pie Eating and more. Visit www.UFBEC.org/PiDay15 for more [...]

Filed under Academic, Events on March 9, 2015.

One World Event

One World brings students, industry partners, policy makers, and community members together for one reason – to create solutions that will save our world.  In the year 2050, our population is projected to exceed 9.6 billion people.  How do we live together, feed ourselves, and protect the planet? One World answers these questions by asking [...]

Filed under Academic, Events on March 9, 2015.

March 16: Seven Years a Hostage with Terry Anderson

March 1985, AP reporter Terry Anderson was abducted off the streets in Beirut and held at the mercy of his Hezbollah Shiite captors. He lived for nearly seven years in chains wondering fearfully if each day would be his last. But his spirit soared beyond captivity, and he never gave up, nor did those who [...]

Filed under Academic, Events on March 9, 2015.

Lawn and Garden Fest

UF/IFAS Soil and Water Science Department Presents Lawn and Garden Open House on Saturday, March 14 from 9 to 1 p.m. UF Campus-Extension Soil Testing Lab located on the corner of Mowry and Hull Roads.  See link for directions.
http://on.fb.me/1ajNDbB

Filed under Academic, Events on March 9, 2015.