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Celebrate National Arts & Humanities Month with “Pop-Up Culture”

Do you have a dance troupe or an a cappella group? Would you like to paint for an audience or read your poetry for all to
hear?
Share your talent and come out and celebrate National Arts & Humanities Month by joining the “Pop-up Culture” events on Wednesday, October 15.
From 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., spontaneous acts [...]

Filed under Cultural, Entertainment & Dining, Events, Newsletter on September 29, 2014.

The State of the UF LGBT Union: Faculty/Staff/GA Reception & Stakeholder’s Meeting

The State of the UF LGBT Union meeting is Tuesday, September 23 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. in Ustler Hall for a recap on the state of LGBT Affairs at the University of Florida. Refreshments will be provided. This event is co-sponsored by the Provost’s Office, the Center for Women’s Studies and Gender Research, and [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on September 22, 2014.

¿Que Pasa?

On Tuesday, September 16, from noon to 1 p.m., La Casita will be hosting this semester’s first small-group discussion about first-generation students and what it means to be one at UF.

Filed under Cultural, Events on September 16, 2014.

Gators for Asha presents PRAHARSHA

PRAHARSHA – the festival of hope and happiness is back on September 20 at 6 p.m. in the Grand Ballroom,Reitz Union.
Gators for Asha (www.ashanet.org/uflorida) present PRAHARSHA, the annual cultural extravaganza at the UF and will showcase a blend of traditional Indian and international performances along with free lip-smacking food. We aim to raise awareness among [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on September 16, 2014.

Café Cultural

Join the Institute of Hispanic-Latino Cultures Tuesday, September 16 at 6 p.m. for their first Café Cultural of the semester. Enjoy this night of cultural celebration as they welcome Chilean music artist, MC Root, to La Casita.
MC Root is a music producer and musician of Reggae music. Originally from Chile, he has traveled throughout South [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on September 16, 2014.

Sal de Pacha: A Latino Film Festival Celebration

As part of the Gainesville Latino Film Festival, the Florida Museum of Natural History will display “Sal de Pacha” (Salt of the Earth) on Sept. 20 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. to illustrate the importance of salt in human lives. The Uyuni Salt Flats, located in the Andes Mountains of Bolivia, is the world’s [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on September 16, 2014.

Is it a Church or a Cult? A Campus Community Forum

Is it a Church or a Cult? A Campus Community Forum
Join us for a community gathering to discuss the great religious diversity that exists at UF and what students should know about making healthy
decisions when getting involved with religious groups on/off campus.
The Community Forum is Tuesday, September 9 at 7:30 p.m. in the Baughman Meditation [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on September 8, 2014.

9/11: United in Remembrance – A Panel & Candlelight Vigil

Join various student-led UF groups for a night of empowerment, learning, and remembrance of the September 11 attacks. They will be exploring the seldom discussed post-9/11 experiences of communities such as the Arab, Sikh, Muslim, and South Asian communities, from a panel of representatives. This will be followed by a candlelight vigil offering remembrance to [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on September 8, 2014.

¿Que Pasa?

On Tuesday, September 16, from noon to 1 p.m, La Casita will be hosting this semester’s first small-group discussion about first-generation students and what it means to be one at UF.

Filed under Cultural, Events on September 8, 2014.

Café Cultural

Café Cultural is Tuesday, September 9 at 6 p.m. at La Casita. Enjoy this night of cultural celebration as they welcome Chilean music artist, MC Root, to La Casita. This is an event you won’t want to miss.

Filed under Cultural, Events on September 8, 2014.