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Asian Pacific Islander Desi American Heritage Month (APIDAHM)

APIA Affairs celebrates Asian Pacific Islander Desi American Heritage Month (APIDAHM) in the spring. This month was designated to commemorate the first Japanese immigration to the United States on May 7, 1853. It also honors the Chinese immigrants who worked to complete the transcontinental railroad on May 10, 1869. For the past two years, we [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on April 1, 2018.

Apply to Perform at Multi-faith Music Fest

Interfaith Ambassadors at UF will host the annual Multi-faith Music Festival on April 26, 6-8 p.m. at Flavet Field. Come join in a night of faith, fun, and pizza! If you are interested in performing, please visit them on Facebook or email them at interfaithuf@gmail.com.

Filed under Cultural, Events on April 1, 2018.

African Student Union’s 46th Annual Showcase

Each year, the African Student Union at UF hosts one of the biggest cultural events on campus – Showcase. Showcase provides an enriching experience for the expression of African music, dance, fashion, art, and cuisine.
The Threads of Africa encompass and entangle ALL of us. Come find out where your connections lie with the African Student [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on April 1, 2018.

Belly Gators Showcase

The Belly Gators, UF’s belly dancing club, are throwing a Hafla on April 1st at 6:30 pm in the Reitz Grand Ballroom. We’ll be performing all the routines we’ve made throughout the year plus have some surprise guest performers. Free admission and free food. Come out and enjoy the show.
https://www.facebook.com/events/227686281123707/?ti=icl
The Belly Gators, UF’s belly dancing [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on March 26, 2018.

Apply to Perform at Multifaith Music Fest

Interfaith Ambassadors at UF will host the annual Multifaith Music Festival on April 12, 7-9 p.m. at Flavet Field. Come join in a night of faith, fun, and pizza! If you are interested in performing, please visit them on Facebook or email them at interfaithuf@gmail.com.

Filed under Cultural, Events on March 26, 2018.

Wikipedia Edit-a-thon: Art + Feminism

Join the Harn Museum on Saturday, April 7 from 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. at the Harn Museum of Art to edit and create Wikipedia pages related to art and feminism and underrepresented peoples in the arts . . . no experience required. Bring your laptop, and you will find yourself empowered to edit the [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on March 26, 2018.

Hear Incredible Miss Major Speak at PAM Opening Ceremony

Come out to PAM Opening Ceremony for free food and the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to hear the incredible Miss Major Griffith-Gracy, renowned LGBT activist and veteran of the Stonewall Riots, speak at the University of Florida!
Miss Major is an influential activist who is still doing valuable work in the gay and trans communities and you don’t [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on March 19, 2018.

Florida Museum hosts ‘Can You Dig It?’ March 17

Dig into geology and discover the Earth at your feet during this free, fun-for-all-ages geology event! Enjoy hands-on activities from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on March 17 and watch demonstrations of volcanic eruptions as well as experience an augmented reality sandbox, fossil dig and more! Presented in part by the UF Department of Geological [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on March 13, 2018.

Spring Festival Gala held by Chinese Student Association

Chinese Student Association (CSA) is holding the Spring Festival Gala at the Phillips Center on Sunday, February 25. Door opens at 6 pm, and the event starts at 7 p.m.  There is going to be great performance, free Chinese snacks, and up to 100 prizes giveaway, including Macbook, Go Pro, Fitbit, Audio Set and More!

Filed under Cultural, Events on February 19, 2018.

Black History Month’s Closing Ceremony & Women’s History Month Opening Ceremony

The University of Florida’s Black Student Union and the Women’s Student Association are hosting a collaborative ceremony in which our organizations conclude the celebration of Black History Month (February) and launch Women’s History Month (March). As such, it is with great pleasure that we announce Black History Month’s Closing Ceremony & Women History Month Opening [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events, Newsletter on February 19, 2018.