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Museum Nights: Our 352

Thursday, December 12, 6 – 9 pm
Participate in art making and enjoy Art Blast gallery tours. Meet local artist and makers, or browse our “Books for Bucks” sale for unexpected finds. At 6:30 pm., hear from Carol McCusker, Harn Curator of Photography in the new exhibition “André Kertész: Seven Decades.” Enjoy a Mini Art Sale [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events, Newsletter on December 9, 2019.

6 x 6 Mini Art Sale

On December 12, 6 – 9 pm, purchase a mini work of art by community artists for $40 during this evening event. We thank our local artists for donating these works. All proceeds will be divided equally between the Harn Museum of Art and UF Health Shands Arts in Medicine.
Member Presale: Members only get early [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events, Newsletter on December 9, 2019.

Fulbright Luncheon With Gary Monroe

The UF Fulbright Lecture Committee and the International Center are pleased to invite you to a “Fulbright Luncheon with Gary Monroe” on Nov. 19 at 11:30 a.m. at the Reitz Union in room G-320. This free event is part of International Education Week 2019 and lunch will be provided. As a twice-time Fulbright scholar, Monroe [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on November 18, 2019.

IBC and La Casita Ribbon Cutting Celebrations

Celebrate the opening of the new Institute of Black Culture and Institute of Hispanic-Latino Cultures this weekend.
IBC’s Ribbon Cutting Ceremony and Reception is Saturday, Nov. 16 from 11-1 p.m. The event will begin on the lawn in front of Library West (between Library West and University Ave.) and then guests will cross the street to [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on November 12, 2019.

RPB and AASU Present: The Farewell

Join the Reitz Programming Board (RPB) and the Asian American Student Union (AASU) for a night of culture and fun! On Nov. 18 in the new Reitz Union Auditorium (Level 2), we will be showing the critically acclaimed film “The Farewell” starting at 8 p.m.
Before the film at 7 p.m., join us for a Chinese [...]

Filed under Cultural, Entertainment & Dining, Events on November 12, 2019.

Florida Museum celebrates LBGTQ+ community in STEM Oct. 19

The Florida Museum of Natural History is celebrating LGBTQ+ scientists on Saturday, Oct. 19, from 1 to 4 p.m. Hear from LGBTQ+ panelists as they discuss their experiences in STEM fields and educate guests on how to be better allies of the community. Get a behind-the-scenes tour of the McGuire Center for Lepidoptera and Biodiversity, [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on October 13, 2019.

Clinton Global Initiative University (CGI U) Program

For over ten years, the Clinton Foundation’s Clinton Global Initiative University (CGI U) program has inspired young leaders (undergraduate and graduate students) to develop innovative solutions to some of the world’s most pressing challenges.
The twelfth CGI U meeting at the University of Edinburgh in Scotland from April 17-19, 2020. Students can apply now to be a [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on October 7, 2019.

October is Disability Advocacy Month

Join the DRC as we recognize and embrace the disability community and further advocate for inclusion. The DRC will be hosting events all month long, join us for our Kick-Off event on October 1, 11 – 2 p.m. on the Reitz Union North Lawn.
• A Night of Conversations with Valeria Hernandez – Oct 10, 5:30 [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on October 1, 2019.

Enjoy an evening of live storytelling at the Florida Museum Sept. 26

In partnership with Guts & Glory GNV, the Florida Museum of Natural History will offer “Fieldwork Fails: A Live Storytelling Event” Sept. 26 from 6 to 9 p.m., featuring original, true, first-person storytelling. Food and beverages will be available for purchase. Attendees must be 18 years or older. The program fee is $15 or $10 [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on September 24, 2019.

CSA Mid-Autumn Festival

Chinese Student Association (CSA) is holding the Mid-Autumn Festival at the Grand Ballroom in Reitz Union on Saturday, September 14, 2019. Door opens at 6:30 p.m. and the show is entirely free; there will be free food, including traditional moon cakes.

Filed under Cultural, Student Organizations on September 9, 2019.