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Add an Event the UF MLK Celebration Calendar

The MLK Committee is interested in partnering and supporting the programs of other university departments and organizations that are celebrating the ideals of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. If you are interested in being placed on the MLK Celebration Calendar please fill out the form on this Website: http://www.multicultural.ufl.edu/programs/mlk_celebration/event_submissions/. If [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on December 15, 2014.

LGBTea Social

Finals are approaching and what better way to take a break than with a relaxing cup of tea! It is time for our annual LGBTea Social so come join us for a variety of hot teas and snacks from around the world. Bring your study materials or just come to hang out. It will be [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on December 8, 2014.

12th Annual Lebanese Soiree

The Lebanese American Society at UF presents the 12th Annual Lebanese Soiree on Friday, December 5 at 7 p.m. The event will take place at Touchdown Terrace at the Ben Hill Griffin Stadium and will feature live music, Lebanese cuisine and an open dance floor.

Don’t miss this opportunity to experience a unique, flavorful cultural [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on December 1, 2014.

LGBTea Social

Finals are approaching and what better way to take a break than with a relaxing cup of tea! It is time for their annual LGBTea Social so come join them for a variety of hot teas and snacks from around the world. Bring your study materials or just come to hang out. It will be [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events, Newsletter on December 1, 2014.

Nowhere to Go: The Haiti Housing Crisis Art Exhibit

Made possible by the UF International Center in conjunction with International Education Week, Nowhere to Go: The Haiti Housing Crisis is a multimedia look at the housing crisis that continues to affect Haiti nearly five years since a devastating earthquake. This exhibit, located in Focus Gallery in Fine Arts Building C Nov. 10, 2014 through [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on November 24, 2014.

International Photo Show

View the award-winning work of students, faculty, staff and alumni from the International Center’s 11th Annual Global Culture Photography Competition in the International Photo Show in Grinter Gallery Nov. 12-Dec. 5, 2014. The International Photo Show includes nine photos representing first, second and third place from the competition’s three categories—Study Abroad & Service Learning Students; [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on November 24, 2014.

Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week

The Gator Wesley Foundation is participating in National Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week this year to bring attention to the hungry and homeless in our community and internationally.  Join them November 18 from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. to help package 20,000 meals that will be shipped to developing countries.  Sign up at http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0f48aaa72ba3fc1-dayofservice
On November [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on November 17, 2014.

Trashformations

Ever wonder how milk jugs morph into beautiful wading birds or how gears and gadgets become gigantic bugs? See how middle school, high school and college students transform “waste” into creative works of art at the 16th annual Trasformations showcase at the Florida Museum of Natural History Nov. 21 from 5:30 to 8 p.m. The [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on November 17, 2014.

A Conversation with Janet Mock

Janet Mock is a critically acclaimed trans-identified author, transgender rights activist, and former staff editor of People magazine’s Website. As an out transwoman, Mock has been featured on countless talk shows to discuss salient issues affecting the trans* community. She travels the nation promoting her book, Redefining Realness, while educating the masses about the trans* [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on November 10, 2014.

The State of Women’s Affairs Address

The State of Women’s Affairs: Address is a meeting of engaged student body members, Gainesville citizens, student organization leaders, campus powers, and city officials. This event seeks to address the current, past, and future climate for woman-identified peoples both on campus and in the larger surrounding area. This dynamic event takes place November 19 at [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on November 10, 2014.