AKM is a month-long celebration of Asian and Asian-American culture and heritage. They hold many events (with free food and raffles) throughout the month of October focused on celebrating the contributions of the Asian-American community to the arts and sciences, entertainment, politics, education, and sports. Their philanthropy this year is Give2Asia, where money donated through [...]
The Chinese-American Student Association, in partnership with the Chinese Student Association, brings you the annual Mid-Autumn Festival show this Saturday, October 10 in the Reitz Union Grand Ballroom! Celebrating one of China’s biggest holidays, the show will feature singing, dancing, and a skit about a daughter who treks across China to return to her family [...]
Watch the next Mr. and Ms. HSA get crowned at the Hispanic Heritage Month Scholarship Pageant this Thursday at the Reitz Grand Ballroom. Contestants will strut their stuff and showcase their talents for scholarships. Doors open at 7 p.m. and the show starts at 7:30 p.m. They will have free food and free Hyppo popsicles.
Families Like Mine is a discussion group that provides a safe space for UF students raised in a family where one or more members identity as LGBTQ+. They hope to learn more about the experiences of these young people and what we can do to empower and support those from LGBTQ+ families. Their next meeting [...]
Come join LGBT Affairs at their first lunch series of the fall as they come together to celebrate bisexuality awareness week.
They will be discussing the bisexual identity with an emphasis on the erasure of the bisexual community both within the LGBTQ+ community, as well as by other individuals. People of all identities are encouraged to [...]
Yom Kippur is the holiest day of the year for the Jewish people. Join us for a pre-Yom Kippur dinner at 5 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept 22. There will be a light meal to break the fast at Hillel on Wednesday Sept. 23. There will be buses to local synagogues for services on Tuesday and [...]
Come meet Latin American Studies students, faculty and staff. Bring your friends and spread the word about their LAS Minor and Certificate programs. The event will be held at the Institute of Hispanic-Latino Cultures on W University Ave on October 1, 2015 from 4 to 6 p.m. Refreshments and snacks will be served.
Forum is proud to present “HHM Habla: Alzando Nuestras Voces, Raising Our Voices”. The purpose of the event is to spark a healthy dialogue about the Latinx identity, highlight the hardships of those who fully embrace it and to showcase the competitive edge that comes from owning one’s roots and identities.
Forum will be at the [...]
Hispanic Heritage Month’s Opening Ceremony 2015: Not Just Our Genetics
The 2015 Hispanic Heritage Month team invites the entire Gator Nation to their Opening Ceremony on Monday, September 14. Their first event of the month will feature performances, food, and speakers, including international artist and spoken word poet Gabriela Garcia Medina.
Doors open at Emerson Alumni Hall [...]
Gators for ASHA (www.ashanet.org/uflorida – UFlorida chapter of ASHA for Education) present the 10th annual cultural celebration – Praharsha ’15: the Festival of Hope and Happiness. They aim to raise awareness among attendees about the cause supported by them – providing education to under-privileged children in India. It has previously showcased [...]