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Interfaith Ambassadors and RUB Entertainment Present Interfaith Open Mic

Come join the Interfaith Ambassadors and RUB for a FREE night of music and stories! Wednesday April 5th at 7:30 PM at Orange and Brew we will be celebrating the diverse religious and spiritual backgrounds on our campus. All religious and non-religious identities are welcome.
If you’re interested in performing, e-mail InterfaithUF@gmail.com!
Come join the Interfaith Ambassadors [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events, Newsletter on March 27, 2017.

Before I Die Wall – Reitz Union

The Before I Die Wall is an international project encouraging life reflection. More than 2,000 walls have appeared in 70 countries in 35 different languages, http://beforeidie.city/. The UF Life Story Lab is partnering with UF Health to host a wall in the Reitz Union, March 26 – April 1. The wall is in tandem with [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events, Newsletter on March 27, 2017.

UF Town Hall Meeting with President Fuchs

This Monday, March 20, 2017 from 6 to 7:30 pm. Black Affairs and The Black Student Affairs Task Force (BSATF) will host a town hall meeting addressing recommendations and giving updates on progress from the task force report. The meeting will be held at Emerson Hall in the President’s Room. Students will also have an [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on March 20, 2017.

Wikipedia Edit-a-thon: Art + Feminism

Join the Harn Museum of Art on Sunday, March 26, from 1 to 5 p.m. in editing and creating new Wikipedia pages related to art and feminism and underrepresented peoples in the arts. No Wikipedia editing experience is required. Bring your laptop and find yourself empowered to edit the internet! Learn more at harn.ufl.edu.

Filed under Cultural, Events on March 20, 2017.

Center for Latin American Studies Happy Hour

Join the Center for Latin American Studies at The Social at Midtown restaurant for our monthly Happy Hour! Come by to connect with faculty and learn about the Center for Latin American Studies. More information: www.latam.ufl.edu/calendar/events/2017/latam-march-happy-hour.html

Filed under Cultural, Events on March 13, 2017.

Join #352Creates on March 24-25 and create a healthy community

352Creates invites everyone to join a day of participatory art-making on March 24 and 25
throughout the 352 area code in Gainesville and North Central Florida. The community-wide
celebration is designed to demonstrate that creativity can be fun for everyone — and it can make
our community stronger and healthier. For more information, please visit: www.352Creates.com
352Creates invites everyone [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on March 5, 2017.

My Cuban Story: A Cuban-American Community Panel

Come to the Harn Museum of Art on Sunday, March 12 from 1 – 4 p.m. to hear nine Gainesville Cuban-American community members share their family stories and how their relationships with Cuba have shaped their lives. This event is a part of Bulla Cubana, a celebration of Cuban arts and culture in Gainesville. More [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on March 5, 2017.

¡Existimos! Latina Queer Representation

Every day, Queer Latina women are marginalized and oppressed because society has restricted and constrained them in specified roles and expectations. This has affected their resources and possibilities in coming out and representation, as seen in the lack of presence in media, education and even in diversity spaces.
The aim for this event is to decipher [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on February 26, 2017.

Southeastern Saxophone Summit

The University of Florida School of Music is pleased to present the 2017 Southeastern Saxophone Summit at the UF School of Music, Feb. 25, 2017. The event will feature internationally recognized guest artist Gerard McChrystal from Ireland, as well as additional artists from Florida and Georgia. The summit includes numerous master classes, recitals and performances, [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on February 21, 2017.

HLA Presents: Y Tu…¿Que Piensas?

Y tu…¿Que Piensas? (And you, what do you think?) is a luncheon asking students to participate in discussion with professors and scholars in the field.
Join the conversation over a meal on Thursday, February 16 at noon with Dr. Nicholas Vargas, Professor of Sociology and Latin America Studies at UF.
Latinx is an ethinicity, what does that [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on February 13, 2017.