Cultural

RSS

Elements of the Election

Join Multicultural and Diversity Affairs as they launch a dialogue series, focused on the intersection of the 2016 presidential election and our individual identities. This series, continuing throughout the spring semester, will focus on various topics, including gender, race, ability, immigration, religion/faith, class, economy, environment, and more.
Elements of the Election is Monday, December 5 from [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events, Newsletter on December 5, 2016.

Refugee Awareness Movie Night

Refugee Awareness Movie Night is on Wednesday, Dec. 7 at 7 p.m. in Pugh Hall. Donation of unopened toiletries is suggested for entry to support Refugee Families in Florida.
Learn more at https://www.facebook.com/events/721160744706275/?ti=icl

Filed under Cultural, Events, Newsletter on December 5, 2016.

Nelson Mandela Day Celebration

Join UF’s African Student Union for the annual Nelson Mandela Day Celebration. They will be celebrating the accomplishments and legacy of Nelson Mandela. The event will be on Monday, November 28 at noon in Pugh Hall Ocora. There will be guest speakers, performances, and much more.

Filed under Cultural, Events on November 27, 2016.

Pero Primero… Pancakes!

Come to La Casita, across the street from Chipotle on University, on Tuesday, November 29 at 9 p.m. for free pancakes and study tips to help gear up for Finals Week. Free TutoringZone coupons and goodies will be raffled off throughout the event! This event is hosted by Hispanic-Latino Affairs and Mujeres of Valor, Empowerment [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on November 27, 2016.

Pero Primero… Pancakes

Come to La Casita, across the street from Chipotle on University, on Tuesday, November 29 at 9 a.m. for free pancakes and study tips to help gear up for Finals Week. This event is hosted by Hispanic-Latino Affairs and Mujeres of Valor, Empowerment & Service (M.O.V.E.S.).  For more information visit: https://goo.gl/m9Esrf

Filed under Cultural, Events on November 21, 2016.

‘Trashformations’ at the Florida Museum

Ever wonder how milk jugs morph into beautiful wading birds or how gears and gadgets become gigantic bugs? See how Alachua County middle school, high school and college students transform waste into works of art on Nov. 18 from 6 to 8 p.m. The museum will display winning entries from the Nov. 18 annual Trashformations [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on November 15, 2016.

Coffee without Borders: Higher Education without Borders

Join the International Center and Hispanic-Latino Affairs on Wednesday, November 16, from 2 to 4 p.m. at La Casita as they celebrate International Education Week with another Coffee without Borders.
The theme of this Coffee without Borders is “Higher Education without Borders.” They will discuss how our differing backgrounds have influenced their perspective and experiences in [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on November 15, 2016.

We are all Gators

As Gators, we exercise our rights and share our voices. We make impacts within our community. And we value a diversity of opinions.
No matter how you vote, we’re all Gators.
During this election season, you are invited to support civic engagement in the swamp with the following event:
Election Results Viewing Parties
Looking for a place to [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on November 7, 2016.

Desi Forum: From APIA to APIDA

Are you familiar with the word Desi? Join Asian Pacific Islander American Affairs (APIA Affairs) on Wednesday November 16 at noon to discuss adding Desi to the APIA acronym. This would transition the title to Asian Pacific Islander Desi American Affairs. Come tour their space, learn more about the office, and engage in a discussion [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on November 7, 2016.

Deaf Culture 101: How to Become an Ally

Phrases like “hearing loss” and “hearing impaired” are outdated. Want to know more about Deaf culture? You don’t have to know American Sign Language or go very far! The North Central Florida Signing Alliance and Signing Gators will be hosting a 2-hour workshop on Deaf culture on Thursday, November 10, 2016 at 6:15 p.m. in [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on November 7, 2016.