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2018 Family Day at the Dairy Farm

The University of Florida’s Dairy Unit invites you to the 2018 Family Day at the Dairy Farm to be held this year on Saturday March 31, at the University of Florida Dairy Unit near Gainesville! This now annual event is an Open House for the general public to come visit a working dairy farm. We [...]

Filed under Academic, Events on January 28, 2018.

UF Social Justice Summit: For the Gator Good

Join us for the second biennial summit to cultivate interdisciplinary and cross-cultural interactions in order to create a society that is equitable and inclusive where all members can be physically and psychologically safe. Let’s make a difference together For the Gator Good. The Summit is Jan. 26-27, 2019. Learn more at https://education.ufl.edu/socialjusticesummit/

Filed under Academic, Events on January 16, 2018.

Florida Museum 39th Collectors Day

Celebrate the Florida Museum of Natural History’s 39th Collectors Day on Jan. 20 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 www.floridamuseum.ufl.edu/collectorsday [...]

Filed under Academic, Events on January 15, 2018.

UF Holds 5th Annual Global Health Case Competition

This year marks the fifth consecutive year the university will be holding its intramural Global Health Case Competition. UFGHCC allows students from various colleges throughout campus to come together to present creative solutions to relevant Global Health problems.
Important dates:
Applications open: Dec. 4
Deadline to submit: Dec. 15
Acceptances released: Jan. 5
Kick-Off Meeting: Jan. 17
Competition: Jan. 17-20
Final Presentation: [...]

Filed under Academic, Events on December 10, 2017.

Becoming a Woman in the Age of Enlightenment: French Art from The Horvitz Collection

Join Samuel P. Harn Museum of Art for Becoming a Woman in the Age of Enlightenment: French Art from The Horvitz Collection, from October 6 – December 31, 2017. The exhibition is free and open to the public.
Becoming a Woman in the Age of Enlightenment: French Art from the Horvitz Collection
Becoming a Woman in the [...]

Filed under Academic, Events on November 19, 2017.

Rolling Stone’s Jeff Goodell on Campus

Wednesday November 15, 2 p.m., Emerson Alumni Hall: Rolling Stone’s Jeff Goodell, who writes on climate change for the magazine including the controversial cover story Goodbye, Miami, will visit UF to talk about his latest book, The Water Will Come: Rising Seas, Sinking Cities and the Remaking of the Civilized World (Little, Brown Oct. 24th 2017). Sponsored [...]

Filed under Academic, Events on November 14, 2017.

One Tree, One Planet Premiere

See art and science merge during a celebration of biodiversity on Nov. 16 from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Florida Museum of Natural History. Experience an interactive outdoor light projection of the Tree of Life by internationally renowned artist Naziha Mestaoui and a Pixar-style animated short film. For more information, visit www.floridamuseum.ufl.edu/event/tol or call [...]

Filed under Academic, Events on November 14, 2017.

Future of Florida Summit 2018

The Future of Florida Summit hosted by the Bob Graham Center for Public Service at UF selects students from across Florida to discuss important issues facing our state and work together to create public policy solutions.
This year’s summit will take place from Feb. 9th to the 11th and will focus on the environment and sustainability.
Meals [...]

Filed under Academic, Events on November 14, 2017.

Endangered Species, Endangered Truth

Tuesday, November 7, 6 p.m., Smathers 100:
Park ranger turned environmental writer Jordan Fisher Smith will speak on “Endangered Species, Endangered Truth: A Park Ranger’s Perspective,” at Smathers Library 100 on the UF campus Tuesday evening Nov. 7 at 6 p.m. The author of award-winning Engineering Eden: The True Story of a Violent Death, a Trial and the [...]

Filed under Academic, Events on November 6, 2017.

Florida Blue Key Legal Professions Day

Legal Professions Day 2017 will be held on November 8th from 4:30 – 7 in the Grand Ballroom of the Retiz Union.
Legal Professions Day is an event that Florida Blue Key puts on for all pre-law students. It is designed to provide pre-law students with important information concerning the admissions process for law school, the [...]

Filed under Academic, Events on November 5, 2017.