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Ethics Cafe on Free Speech and Hate Speech

Tuesday, February 4, 2020 3-4:30 pm, Smathers 100
Moderator: April Hines
(Librarian, College of Journalism and Communications)
Controversial speakers on campus have prompted vigorous debates about our approach to free speech in the public sphere: Are there limits to the speech that should be given a campus venue? How should universities like UF, and their local communities, respond?
This [...]

Filed under Academic, Events, Newsletter on January 27, 2020.

Learn about mosquitoes during Jan. 30 ‘Science on Tap’ at Cypress & Grove

The Florida Museum of Natural History and the University of Florida Thompson Earth Systems Institute will host “Science on Tap: Mosquitoes” at Cypress & Grove Brewing Co. on Jan. 30, 2020, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. as part of the series “Is Florida Trying to Kill Me?” For more information, visit www.floridamuseum.ufl.edu/event/sot-mosquitoes or call 352-273-2062.
The [...]

Filed under Academic, Events, Newsletter on January 27, 2020.

Who is Claude Shannon? Screening of the movie ‘The Bit Player’!

Herbert Wertheim College of Engineering would be screening the movie ‘The Bit Player’ based on the life and works of Claude Shannon, the father of information theory. The movie will be screened on Monday, February 3rd from 3 pm to 5 pm at the Reitz Union Auditorium. There is no registration required and the entry [...]

Filed under Academic, Events, Newsletter on January 27, 2020.

Florida Museum to open new pollinator exhibit Jan. 25, 2020

The Florida Museum of Natural History invites visitors to “Get their game on” in the  new “Amazing Pollinators” special exhibition opening Jan. 25, 2020. Guests can become their favorite pollinators and embark on up to 48 short missions throughout a colorful maze in this immersive exhibit that highlights pollinators’ benefits to earth’s ecosystems. A station [...]

Filed under Academic, Events on January 21, 2020.

Florida Museum presents 41st Collectors Day Jan. 11

Celebrate the Florida Museum of Natural History’s 41st Collectors Day on Jan. 11, 2020, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. This free event attracts collectors from across the region. Enjoy a variety of personal collections and learn the history and context of these treasures. Discover how collecting isn’t just for scientists! For more information, visit [...]

Filed under Academic, Events on January 6, 2020.

The Future of Florida Summit

The Bob Graham Center for Public Service would like to invite you to apply for the Future of Florida Summit. The summit gathers students from across the state to explore important issues facing our nation through interdisciplinary problem-solving. The 2020 Summit will focus on Criminal Justice Reform and will take place Feb. 21 to Feb. [...]

Filed under Academic, Events on December 9, 2019.

UF Master of International Business (MIB) Information Session Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2019.

The MIB program is a flexible one-year graduate business degree designed for business majors or minors. The program provides students with an interdisciplinary approach to the study of international business skills.
The first hour of the session is for students interested in all admissions options: Traditional, Combined or Dual Degree.
The second hour is a continuation for [...]

Filed under Academic, Events on November 18, 2019.

ePortfolio Workshop: Getting Started

An eportfolio (electronic portfolio) is a cross between an online resume and a blog that serves as a space where you can share your professional learning journey. ePortfolios include students’ global and local achievements, reflections, and resumes through a creative and polished platform. They are a great tool to show employers or grad schools what [...]

Filed under Academic, Events on November 18, 2019.

UF Master of Science in Management (MSM) Information Session Tuesday Nov. 12, 2019

Warrington College of Business | University of Florida
The University of Florida’s Master of Science in Management (MSM) is specifically designed to help non-business majors diversify their skills.
MSM students come from a wide variety of undergraduate majors and backgrounds.
Join us for an information session to learn about the on-campus UF Master of Science in Management (MSM) [...]

Filed under Academic, Events on November 12, 2019.

TEAL Talks: Teaching, Engineering, and Life

Join the UF Engineering Ambassadors on Nov. 11 as Dr. Mazyck and Dr. Benitez, the 2019 TEAL Talk Awardees, share their experiences in this year’s topics: Entrepreneurship and Finding Success in Failure. The  professors will reflect on both their professional and teaching careers, as well as on how they’ve learned [...]

Filed under Academic, Events on November 12, 2019.