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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
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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Phrases like “hearing loss” and “hearing impaired” are outdated.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.

APIDA Inaugural State of the Union

The Office of APIA Affairs and the Indian Student Association are proud to present the APIDA Inaugural State of the Union Address on Asian American Affairs on Thursday, November 10, 2016., with doors opening at 6 p.m. Their community is becoming more diverse and they must continue to be inclusive. With this goal, they hope [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on November 7, 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 events:
Tuesday, November 1

Student Government Panel on Preeminence and [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on November 1, 2016.

UF Interfaith Ambassadors and SG Interfaith Cabinet Present Speed Faithing

Speed Faithing allows individuals from diverse faiths to come together to learn about different religions, perspectives, or worldviews. At the beginning of the event, each organization or group will have a table and the opportunity to speak to the attendees about their values, practices, and core tenets. Afterwards, there will be a period of speed-dating [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on November 1, 2016.

Interfaith Ambassadors and SG Interfaith Cabinet Present: Speed Faithing

Speed Faithing allows individuals from diverse faiths to come together to learn about different religions, perspectives, or worldviews. At the beginning of the event, each organization or group will have a table and the opportunity to speak to the attendees about their values, practices, and core tenets. Afterwards, there will be a period of speed-dating [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on October 24, 2016.

ACCENT Speakers Bureau District 8 Senate Seat Debate

State Representative Keith Perry, R-Gainesville, and former state Senator Rod Smith, D-Gainesville, are in the race for the District 8 Senate seat, which includes Alachua, Putnam, and part of Marion counties. Perry and Smith will be speaking at the University of Florida on Oct. 25, at an event hosted by ACCENT Speakers Bureau. Smith and [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on October 24, 2016.

Nobuho Nagasawa Liminality Exhibit

University Galleries (UG) at the University of Florida (UF) presents a show by a New York-based artist with an impressive international exhibition record and award history. Nobuho Nagasawa will exhibit an array of interactive artworks in the University Gallery from  October 18 – December 2, 2016

Filed under Cultural, Events on October 17, 2016.

Queering Sex Ed

Join LGBTQ Affairs at 5 p.m. on October 19 in the Rainbow Suite for a presentation of the ways that traditional sex education fails LGBTQ+ individuals.  The discussion will be presented by Naomi Ardjomand-Kermani, the Business Response to AIDS Coordinator and HIV Testing Coordinator for the WellFlorida Council.  Topics include the failure to make sex [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on October 17, 2016.