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Black Affairs Town Hall with President Fuchs

The Black Student Affairs Task Force and Office of Black Affairs invite you to a town hall with President Fuchs. One of the recommendations from the 2016 task force report was to have an annual town hall meeting with university leadership. Students shared the importance and value of having a space to voice ideas, concerns, [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on December 3, 2018.

National First-Gen Day

First-Gen Day (November 8, 2018) is a national day of recognition designed to celebrate first-gen students, faculty, & staff!  At UF, 20% of our students are first-generation college students.
WHAT CAN I DO TO CELEBRATE?
• Wear green to show support
• Share content using the #FirstGenUF
• Celebrate with us:
o First-Gen Rally/Resource Fair for students: Reitz Union Auditorium, [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on November 4, 2018.

AKM 2018: (Re)Catalyze – Closing Ceremony

They will be ending an exciting month of Asian Kaleidoscope Month programming with one last spectacular event— Closing Ceremony: (Re)Catalyze! Through this year’s 2018 AKM Closing Ceremony, they hope to (re)catalyze others with a sense of pride and excitement for their Asian American heritage, culture, and history. Their Closing Ceremony will feature a variety of [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on October 28, 2018.

Oct. 26 – Election of 2018: What’s at Stake. What to Watch For.

The 2018 election may well be the most momentous midterm contest in decades.  On Oct. 26 at 6 p.m. in the Pugh Hall Ocora, Glenn Altschuler, dean of the School of Continuing Education and Summer Sessions, and The Thomas and Dorothy Litwin Professor of American Studies at Cornell University, will set the context of the [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on October 22, 2018.

Florida Blockchain Conference

Florida Blockchain Conference, November 2, at Reitz Union Grand Ballroom. To order tickets send email to us@flblockchain.org with promocode: GBCGATORTIMES. For more details visit http://flblockchain.org/.
Educational event welcomes for students, researchers, blockchain enthusiasts, and professionals interested in blockchain technology and its future impact and applications. Coordinated by Gator Blockchain Club – an official student group at [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on October 22, 2018.

(Re)writing History: Spoken Word Event for Asian Kaleidoscope Month

Come hear the stories of our community as they highlight what it means to be Asian American and the defining moments that led to who they are today.  Through the mediums of poetry and oral testimony, this event will showcase the lived experiences of the surrounding Asian American community and bring sensitive topics to light. [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on October 22, 2018.

UF Pop-Up Culture

Pop-Up Culture is part of UF’s celebration of National Arts & Humanities Month and takes place at the UF Plaza of the Americas on October 12, 2018 between 10am and 2pm. Join us for an array of activities that will celebrate the arts and humanities at UF. From musical performances to poetry readings and from [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on October 8, 2018.

CASA Mid-Autumn Festival

CASA Presents Mid-Autumn Festival Show 2018
Come celebrate with us this Saturday, October 6th by joining us at our annual Mid-Autumn Festival Show. Not only will you be dazzled with a great show, but you can also enjoy free authentic Chinese food. Take pictures at the Reitz Grand Ballroom Lobby and immerse yourself in Chinese culture, [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on October 1, 2018.

Disability Advocacy Assembly

The Disability Resource Center is hosting the first ever “Disability Advocacy Assembly” in the Cypress Gathering Room in Cypress Hall from 6-8 PM on Thursday, September 6th. The event will celebrate disability identity, and will highlight student groups related to disability at UF. Disability allies, and student groups will be there to provide insight and [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on September 3, 2018.

Women’s Welcome Assembly

The UF Women’s Student Association is proud to welcome the incoming class at our annual Women’s Welcome Assembly! We are inviting all new and old Gators to see what WSA is all about!
This year we celebrate women who Set the Standard – a powerful message to young women that we can start changing norms by [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on September 3, 2018.