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CALS Solution Seminar Featuring Chris Koch

UF students and the greater Gainesville community are invited to a very exciting College of Agricultural and Life Sciences Solutions Seminar, featuring Canadian farmer Chris Koch.
Chris was born with no arms and legs, yet despite the challenges he faces, he chooses to take life in stride and make the best of every situation he is [...]

Filed under Academic, Events on March 5, 2017.

Criticism of the Albigensian Crusade in Occitan Crusading Lyrics

Wednesday, 1 March 2017, 5:30 pm, Marston Visualization Lab (L136)
Following the Albigensian crusade against heretics, French conquerors and Occitan collaborative leaders killed and exiled a broad swath of the affected communities in the south of France, including both heretics and Occitan poets, or troubadours, who critiqued the war.
In this lecture, Dr. Marjolaine Raguin will present [...]

Filed under Academic, Events on February 26, 2017.

CALS Solution Seminar Featuring Chris Koch

UF students and the greater Gainesville community are invited to a very exciting College of Agricultural and Life Sciences Solutions Seminar, featuring Canadian farmer Chris Koch.
Chris was born with no arms and legs, yet despite the challenges he faces, he chooses to take life in stride and make the best of every situation he is [...]

Filed under Academic, Events on February 26, 2017.

The Anthropologist: An Award-Winning Documentary

The Anthropologist examines climate change from the perspective of an American teenager who travels the world over the course of five years with her mother, Susie Crate, an anthropologist studying climate change and indigenous communities. Date: March 2. http://www.latam.ufl.edu/calendar/events/2017/film-the-anthropologist-with-discussant-susie-crate.html

Filed under Academic, Events on February 26, 2017.

HESCAH Lecture Series

Dr. Janis A. Tomlinson
Etching Enlightenment’s Demise: The Print Series of Francisco Goya.
February 28, 2017 at 6pm in the Chandler Auditorium, Harn Museum of Art. Reception to follow.
HESCAH Lecture Series featuring Dr. Janis A. Tomlinson’s Etching Enlightenment’s Demise: The Print Series of Francisco Goya is February 28, 2017 at 6 p.m. in the Chandler Auditorium, Harn [...]

Filed under Academic, Events on February 21, 2017.

Graduate Student Research Day (Monday, April 3, 2017)

The Organization for Graduate Student Advancement and Professional Development (OGAP), the UF Graduate School, and the UF Office of Research are pleased to host the fourth annual Graduate Student Research Day. GSRD 2017 will kick-off the Graduate Student Appreciation Week (GSAW) on Monday, April 3rd, 2017 in the Grand Ballroom of the Reitz Union from [...]

Filed under Academic, Events on February 21, 2017.

Engineers’ Week 2017

Come explore new horizons at this year’s Engineers’ Week! This February 20 to 24 you will have the chance to celebrate in one of the biggest events of the year. Engineers’ Week at the University of Florida is a two-week celebration, hosted by the Benton Engineering Council through UF’s College of Engineering, that aims to [...]

Filed under Academic, Events on February 21, 2017.

College of the Arts 2017 Annual Student Juried Exhibition

UF Fine Arts College Council Presents the 2017 FACC Student Juried Arts Exhibition February 21-March 2
The Fine Arts College Council (FAAC) at the University of Florida is pleased to present the 2016-2017 FACC Student Juried Arts Exhibition February 21-March 2, 2017 in the University Gallery. From sculpture and installation to ceramics, painting, photography and video, [...]

Filed under Academic, Events on February 21, 2017.

On the Edge: What Future for the African Sahel?

The 2017 Gwendolen M. Carter Conference in African Studies organized by the UF Sahel Research Group will be held on February 23-25, 2017. All panels will be held in the Reitz Union of the University of Florida campus, except for the first keynote lecture and the opening reception to be held at the UF Harn [...]

Filed under Academic, Events on February 21, 2017.

Navigating the Culinary World Without a Sense of Smell

Come hear Adam Cole, a successful chef who cannot smell the critically acclaimed food he cooks in his restaurant. Adam will discuss his personal and professional journey where he has found happiness in a life without smell. Open to all, this free public lecture is sponsored by the UF Center for Smell and Taste and [...]

Filed under Academic, Events on February 21, 2017.