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MLK Celebration Keynote Address: Tessa Thompson

Tessa Thompson, lead actress in the film Dear White People, will deliver a keynote address on Jan. 21 at 6:30 p.m. in the University Auditorium as part of the UF MLK Celebration. The theme for the event is ” MLK’s Legacy: The Voice of Women.” The UF MLK Celebration is a campus-wide celebration honoring Dr. [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on January 12, 2015.

Implicit Bias in the Academy: Meeting the Challenge with Dr. Ben Reese

The President’s Council on Diversity is pleased to invite you to a campus-wide forum on Implicit Bias in the Academy: Meeting the Challenge with Dr. Ben Reese. This is the 2nd Annual Forum hosted by the council during the annual UF MLK Celebration.
The forum is free and open to the Public.
Implicit Bias in the Academy: [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on January 12, 2015.

Small Group Reading: Implicit Bias in the Academy

Implicit Bias in the Academy: Meeting the Challenge
Small Group Discussions: Join the campus community in a small group discussion to explore the concepts from the readings (listed below) prior to Dr. Reese’s address on Friday, January 23.
January 16 from noon to 1:30 p.m. at Library West, Room 212.
Campus Readings are:

Implicit Association Test (take two tests)
http://bit.ly/implicit-test

How [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on January 12, 2015.

Gatorship Event

On January 7 at 7 p.m. in Graham Gallery, Gatorship staff is putting on an Archie Bunker’s Neighborhood event. For those of you who are not familiar with Archie Bunker Neighborhood, it is an activity that helps initiate conversation about privileges and stereotypes all while having the opportunity to take a glance into what it [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on January 5, 2015.

What’s Your Story? Exploring Ethnic, Gender, Cultural, and Religious Studies at UF

Join the Gator Nation for an exciting start to spring 2015 at “What’s Your Story?” This event will provide you a unique look at student services and UF resources relating to ethnic, gender, cultural, and religious studies at UF. In addition, it will feature a panel of esteemed faculty to talk about the importance of [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on January 5, 2015.

Gatorship Event

On January 7 at 7 p.m. in Graham Gallery, Gatorship staff is putting on an Archie Bunker’s Neighborhood event. For those of you who are not familiar with Archie Bunker Neighborhood, it is an activity that helps initiate conversation about privileges and stereotypes all while having the opportunity to take a glance into what it [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on December 29, 2014.

Add an Event the UF MLK Celebration Calendar

The MLK Committee is interested in partnering and supporting the programs of other university departments and organizations that are celebrating the ideals of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. If you are interested in being placed on the MLK Celebration Calendar please fill out the form on this Website: http://www.multicultural.ufl.edu/programs/mlk_celebration/event_submissions/. If [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on December 15, 2014.

LGBTea Social

Finals are approaching and what better way to take a break than with a relaxing cup of tea! It is time for our annual LGBTea Social so come join us for a variety of hot teas and snacks from around the world. Bring your study materials or just come to hang out. It will be [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on December 8, 2014.

12th Annual Lebanese Soiree

The Lebanese American Society at UF presents the 12th Annual Lebanese Soiree on Friday, December 5 at 7 p.m. The event will take place at Touchdown Terrace at the Ben Hill Griffin Stadium and will feature live music, Lebanese cuisine and an open dance floor.

Don’t miss this opportunity to experience a unique, flavorful cultural [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on December 1, 2014.

LGBTea Social

Finals are approaching and what better way to take a break than with a relaxing cup of tea! It is time for their annual LGBTea Social so come join them for a variety of hot teas and snacks from around the world. Bring your study materials or just come to hang out. It will be [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events, Newsletter on December 1, 2014.