Hispanic Heritage Month Fiesta Event

Come celebrate?? ?the? university’s? ?diverse? ?campus? ?through? ?this energetic, exciting glow party that will be held in the Reitz Union’s Rion Ballroom on September 30. Free food, free drinks, priceless fun.
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Filed under Cultural, Events on September 26, 2016.

Early Registration for the Black Student Leadership Conference is Open

The James E. Scott Black Student Leadership Conference will take place November 10-12, 2016, and is a three-day national conference dedicated to leadership development. This year’s conference theme is Charged Up: Breaking Chains With Unity. This theme will encourage student leaders to think how to use a unified force to effect change in their personal [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on September 6, 2016.

Graduate Christian Fellowship Small Groups

Graduate Christian Fellowship (GCF) small groups this week:

Book study: Monday, September 5 from 7:30-9 p.m. at 2811 SW Archer Road (Brandywine Apartments) Apt. B16.  They will be discussing Chapter 2 of “The Great Divorce” by C.S. Lewis.
Bible study: Friday, September 9 from 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. in the Classroom of the Christian Study Center, [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on September 6, 2016.

Getting Out the Vote

Asian Pacific Islander American (APIA) Affairs at the University of Florida aims to provide educational resources and increase opportunity for underrepresented groups within our community. As Election Day approaches, they recognize that while our votes contribute our voices to national decisions, these voices are often silenced—the ballots never cast. Join APIA in their town hall [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on September 6, 2016.

Florida Museum hosts ‘A Latino Film Festival Celebration’ Sept. 10

Celebrate Latin American culture from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Sept. 10 at the museum! View new episodes from the “Caminandes” cartoon series and meet a live llama, alpaca and the national horse of Peru, the Peruvian Paso, at this bilingual, fun-for-all-ages event. Enjoy seldom-seen Andean artifacts from the museum’s South American ethnographic collection. [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on September 6, 2016.

Still I Rise: A Celebration of Tupac’s Legacy

September 13 marks the 20th Anniversary of Tupac Shakur’s death. To commemorate his impact and contributions as a music artist, philanthropist, activist, and actor the University of Florida’s African American Studies in conjunction with RUB Entertainment are sponsoring a two-day symposium in his honor. The symposium will begin Wednesday, September 7 at 7 p.m. in [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on September 6, 2016.

One Pulse Unity Project Closing Ceremony

Join the Division of Student Affairs and the rest of the UF Community as we reflect on the Pulse Unity Project and commit ourselves to start a new academic year centering that values of care, unity, respect and inclusion. The One Pulse Unity Project Closing Ceremony is Thursday, August 25 at 11:30 a.m. in the [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on August 22, 2016.

Pulse Commemoration and Unity Ceremony

As our nation and community continue to process the senseless tragedy in Orlando, we invite UF students, faculty and staff to join together in solidarity to remember the lives lost.
The Pulse Commemoration and Unity Ceremony is Tuesday, June 28 at 8:30 p.m. in front of Century Tower on Newell Drive. UF’s most iconic symbol will [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on June 26, 2016.

Lavender Graduation

Celebrate accomplishments in the LGBTQ+ community at LGBT Affairs’ Lavender Graduation! Lavender Graduation is an annual event that aims to celebrate the graduation and the achievements of prominent LGBTQ+ students at the University of Florida. During this event, we also aim to recognize the contributions made by both on-campus and off-campus partners for the LGBTQ+ [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on April 10, 2016.

Lesbians on the Lawn

Have you been looking for a casual, social, safe space for any and all queer-identified women to hang out? Lesbians on the Lawn is here to foster community among queer-identified women, providing a space for us to come together and talk to each other. Pick up some Krishna cheesy potatoes, or bring your own lunch, [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on April 10, 2016.