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First Installement of the “Future of Freedom and Walls” Film Festival: “The Other Europe”

On Wednesday, October 4, at 7:30 pm in the Reitz Union Auditorium: “The Other Europe” forms part of the “Future of Freedom and Walls” Campus Weeks Events. A brief introduction to the film will be given by Dr. Barbara Mennel, Interim Director of the Center for the Humanities and the Public Sphere.
<http://newsreel.org/video/THE-OTHER-EUROPE>
On Wednesday, October 4, [...]

Filed under Academic, Events on October 1, 2017.

‘Rare, Beautiful & Fascinating: 100 Years @FloridaMuseum’ exhibit now open!

The Florida Museum marks its 100th anniversary as the state’s official natural history museum with a free exhibit highlighting objects from its collections! The “Rare, Beautiful & Fascinating” exhibit showcases some of the Museum’s most treasured objects and features scientists in a working lab, extinct species, a 26-foot-long humpback whale skeleton and a 3-D printer [...]

Filed under Academic, Events on October 1, 2017.

Take Stock in Children Alumni Reception

Are you an alumni of Take Stock in Children? Come to the alumni reception on Tuesday, October 3 at 5:30 p.m. in the Cypress Hall Gathering Room. This is your chance to meet fellow TSIC alumni as well as faculty and staff from UF! Food will be provided. Please RSVP to EricaA@ufsa.ufl.edu.

Filed under Academic, Events on October 1, 2017.

Pre-Homecoming Open House Tailgate

The Graduate School is a hosting a Pre-Homecoming Open House Tailgate on Thursday, October 5, 2017 in front of Grinter Hall. Homecoming officially starts on Friday, October 6 so to make sure they are not conflicting with other events and that you are ready for the weekend festivities, they decided to kick Homecoming off!
Come join them [...]

Filed under Academic, Events on September 26, 2017.

A Little More Blue: Art, Nation, Exile, Brazil

A Little More Blue presents a series of lectures and master classes by internationally recognized Brazil-based scholars with a distinguished record of published scholarship on modern and contemporary art.
All lectures are free and open to the public and will take place in Fine Arts Building B at 6 p.m.
Modern Classicism
Ana Magalhães, Associate Professor
Museum of Contemporary [...]

Filed under Academic, Events on September 25, 2017.

Teacher of the Year

To keep the conversation going after the Schools on Screen symposium, the ECC and the College of Education will be hosting a screening the documentary film Teacher of the Year Wednesday, September 27 at the Reitz Union Auditorium. The film begins at 7:00 and there is ample parking at the Union. You do not have [...]

Filed under Academic, Events on September 25, 2017.

Women in Leadership Forum

The University of Florida’s Bob Graham Center for Public Service, the Women’s Student Association and the UF Student Government Women’s Affairs Cabinet are hosting a Women in Leadership Forum on October 4 from 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. in Pugh Hall. The aim of the forum is to connect growing student leaders with proven university, [...]

Filed under Academic, Events on September 25, 2017.

‘Rare, Beautiful & Fascinating: 100 Years @FloridaMuseum’ exhibit now open

The Florida Museum marks its 100th anniversary as the state’s official natural history museum with a free exhibit highlighting objects from its collections! The “Rare, Beautiful & Fascinating” exhibit showcases some of the Museum’s most treasured objects and features scientists in a working lab, extinct species, a 26-foot-long humpback whale skeleton and a 3-D printer [...]

Filed under Academic, Events on September 25, 2017.

Calling all student actors! Become Madame Adèle Pastel at your Art Museum

Live the fictional life of Madame Adèle Pastel (and the historical “philosophizing on the subject of the enigmatic creature that men of letters, arts, and science call by the name Woman.”) Actors/actresses are needed to present public, dramatic readings of excerpts from an essay written by this femme artist (had she written at all) in [...]

Filed under Academic, Events on September 25, 2017.

Migration Märzen Launch

The Florida Museum and First Magnitude Brewing invite you to a fundraiser to help support butterfly conservation on Sept. 15 from 5 to 8 p.m. As part of the event, First Magnitude will release a specialty German-style lager called “Migration Märzen.” The admission price of $10 includes $1 off all beers; $15 includes a signature [...]

Filed under Academic, Events on September 12, 2017.