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UF Graduate School Information Day

The UF Graduate School invites all undergraduate and graduate students to attend the annual UF Graduate School Information Day. The event will be held on September 26, 2014 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in Emerson Alumni Hall.  The deadline to register is September 5, 2014 at 4:30 p.m. Register here, http://tinyurl.com/GradInfoDay2014, to guarantee your [...]

Filed under Academic, Events, Newsletter on September 2, 2014.

“A Shadow Over the Earth: The Life and Death of the Passenger Pigeon”

Opening this week, the Florida Museum of Natural History’s new gallery exhibition tells the story of the Passenger Pigeon, which once numbered in the billions, and the human influence on its extinction. Highlights include personal accounts from famed naturalists who documented its biology and decline. Visitors will have the opportunity to learn about related Florida [...]

Filed under Academic, Events, Newsletter on September 2, 2014.

Ask a Scientist

Science is all around you! Join the Florida Museum of Natural History for the “Ask a Scientist” event on Sept. 7 from 1 to 4 p.m. to explore Lepidoptera and their conservation in celebration of the McGuire Center’s 10th anniversary with director Jaret Daniels! For more information, visit http://www.flmnh.ufl.edu/calendar/grid/ask-scientist-1/ or call 352-273-2062.

Filed under Academic, Events on September 2, 2014.

Fight the Hunger – Common Reading Program Event

Fight the Hunger is Sept. 9 at 6 p.m. in the Florida Gym.
Join them during Food Action Month with a panel discussion that takes you through the food chain journey. From Bread of the Mighty Food Bank to the agencies it supports and finally to the mouths it helps feed, learn why 1 in 4 [...]

Filed under Academic, Events, Newsletter on September 2, 2014.

American Medical Association President Ardis Dee Hoven

On Monday, Sept. 8 at 6 p.m. in Pugh Hall, Current American Medical Association President, Dr. Ardis Dee Hoven will discuss the organization’s aims to create a brighter future for American health care. As the nation’s health care system continues to evolve, the AMA is working to create sustainable physician practices that result in better [...]

Filed under Academic, Events, Newsletter on September 2, 2014.

Amendment 1: with Former Gov. Bob Graham

Join former U.S. Sen. and Gov. Bob Graham on Sept. 4 at 6 p.m. in Pugh Hall for a discussion of the Florida water and land conservation amendment that Florida voters will have the opportunity to vote on this November. Based on current projections, Amendment 1 would provide more than $5 billion over the next [...]

Filed under Academic, Events, Newsletter on September 2, 2014.

UF Graduate School Information Day

The UF Graduate School invites all undergraduate and graduate students to attend the annual UF Graduate School Information Day. The event will be held on September 26, 2014 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in Emerson Alumni Hall.  The deadline to register is September 5, 2014 at 4:30 p.m. Register here, http://tinyurl.com/GradInfoDay2014, to guarantee your [...]

Filed under Academic, Events on August 25, 2014.

Transfer Student Resource Fair

Adopted Gators is a new student organization geared towards ensuring the successful transition of transfer students onto the University of Florida campus. Adopted Gators and Student Activities And Involvement will be putting on a Resource Fair to help transfer students plug in to UF their very first day. There will be a plethora of organizations [...]

Filed under Academic, Events on August 25, 2014.

Graduate Student Fellowships Workshop

The Graduate School cordially invites you to our Graduate Student Fellowships Workshop. Their goal is to continue to present in detail different funding opportunities for graduate students.  Throughout the day there will be three sessions that outline different fellowships. The following fellowships will be represented: the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Fellowship, the National Science [...]

Filed under Academic, Events on August 25, 2014.

Business Bash

Don’t forget to mark down Business Bash in your calendars for the upcoming weeks. The event will be held on Thursday, September 11 from 5 to 7 p.m. in the Reitz Union Grand Ballroom.
Business Bash is a great event hosted by the BACC for incoming and returning students to network with organizations and corporate sponsors [...]

Filed under Academic, Events on August 25, 2014.