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Sport and Social Justice: A Look at Athletes and Activism within Tennis

Friday, October 12, 10:30-11:30 a.m., Florida Gym (FLG 105)
Join the College of Health & Human Performance for the kickoff of the Susie and Tom Wasdin Lecture Series, featuring tennis pros Todd Martin, MaliVai “Mal” Washington and Bryan Shelton.
From Arthur Ashe to Serena Williams, the game of tennis has changed over a short period of time. [...]

Filed under Academic, Events on October 8, 2018.

Lunch and Learn with the Disability Resource Center

The Disability Resource Center and Career Connection Center will be hosting a free Lunch and Learn with MotionPoint for students registered with the DRC. Learn more about MotionPoint and some of their great employment opportunities! This virtual Lunch & Learn will be on October 9, 2018 in Reid Hall from 11:30 – 1:30 p.m. Register [...]

Filed under Academic, Events on October 1, 2018.

Sport and Social Justice: A Look at Athletes and Activism within Tennis

Friday, October 12, 10:30-11:30 a.m., Florida Gym (FLG 105)
Join the College of Health & Human Performance for the kickoff of the Susie and Tom Wasdin Lecture Series, featuring tennis pros Todd Martin, MaliVai “Mal” Washington and Bryan Shelton.
From Arthur Ashe to Serena Williams, the game of tennis has changed over a short period of time. [...]

Filed under Academic, Events on October 1, 2018.

McNair Scholars Open House

The UF Ronald E. McNair Scholars Program invites the UF community to attend their Open House on Thursday, October 11 from 6:00 – 7:30 p.m. in Pugh Hall Ocora. The open house will provide interested students with an opportunity to meet the staff and current scholars and learn more about the program. The McNair Scholars [...]

Filed under Academic, Events on October 1, 2018.

New ‘Permian Monsters’ exhibit now open at Florida Museum

Florida Museum of Natural History visitors can learn about the world’s greatest extinction event with life-size models, real fossils, interactive dig pits and computer games in the museum’s current featured exhibit “Permian Monsters: Life before the Dinosaurs.” Admission is $8 for adults, $7 for Florida residents and $5.50 for ages 3-17. Florida Museum members and [...]

Filed under Academic, Events on October 1, 2018.

Explore More: The Internet of Things

The growing connection between the physical world and cyber space has catapulted us into the next Industrial Revolution.  At 6 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 6 in the Pugh Hall Ocora, John Harris, chair of the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, will discuss UF’s role as an emerging leader in the Internet of Things.
From cybersecurity [...]

Filed under Academic, Events on September 3, 2018.

Gainesville City Civic Town Hall

This coming Tuesday, September 4, External Affairs is hosting a Gainesville City Civic Town Hall. The Gainesville City Commission, UF Police Department, and Gainesville Police Department will be serving on a panel and answering questions from you. This will be a great opportunity to form relationships with influential members of our community and ask them [...]

Filed under Academic, Events on September 3, 2018.

Food Week (September 10-September 14)

Are you interested in food product development?  Food & beverage processing?  Food engineering & brewing sciences?  Food Safety & regulation?  Are you interested in applying biology, chemistry, and engineering skills to study the nature of food?  Check out the exciting world of Food Science with their upcoming Food Week.  Hosted by the Food Science & [...]

Filed under Academic, Events on September 3, 2018.

Florida Museum invites artists, designers to ‘SciArt Meetup: Mammals’ Sept. 11

Artists and designers are invited to visit the Florida Museum of Natural History after hours for SciArt Meetups to explore exhibits and create art inspired by Florida nature and culture! With partner Santa Fe College Art Gallery, join the museum on Sept. 11 from 6 to 9 p.m. for an initial brief art or science [...]

Filed under Academic, Events on September 3, 2018.

Meet UF 2018

Interested in making sound connections with UF faculty and staff, graduate students, and other campus student leaders? Monday, September 10th at 6:00pm-8:00pm in Pugh Hall, the Office of Academic Support will be hosting its annual event, Meet UF, to foster networking opportunities for all UF students. This year’s keynote speaker will be President Kent Fuchs [...]

Filed under Academic, Events on September 3, 2018.