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New Horizons: Exploring the Experiences of APIA First Generation Students at UF

Are you a first generation Asian Pacific Islander American (APIA) student and noticed that you have faced certain struggles from it? Come out to their event to listen to speakers’ experiences, focus on prevalent struggles, and discuss issues pertinent to being a first generation APIA student.
This innovative and interactive workshop is brought to you by [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on November 10, 2014.

APIA Affairs – Women’s Empower Hour

APIA Affairs is continuing the Women’s Empower Hour with the first hour of the year on Wednesday, November 5 at 6 p.m. in Peabody 411.
They will be coming together to engage in a dialogue on the five attacks that took place near or on-campus in the past month. In the dialogue, different perspectives on the [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on November 3, 2014.

¿Que Pasa? – Who’s Latino/a “Enough”?

Join the Institute of Hispanic-Latino Cultures for their last Que Pasa of the semester on Tuesday, November 4 from noon to 1 p.m. at La Casita.
They will investigate the topic of not being Latino/a “enough” in a Latino/a community.
Co-sponsored by ASPIRE and La Casita, the Que Pasa series is an interactive discussion on a variety [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on November 3, 2014.

2nd Annual Battle of the Bands

Battle of the Bands is a massive concert that highlights different faiths through music. It will be taking place November 21 at 7 p.m. on Flavet Field. They are currently recruiting performers as well. Please check out the Facebook event for the link to the Google Form and more information.
(https://www.facebook.com/events/808632722493525/)

Filed under Cultural, Events on November 3, 2014.

Radical and Responsible Masculinity

What is masculinity? Is masculinity only for men? Can one practice responsible masculinity? This interactive workshop will focus on the complexities of masculinity, how masculinity manifests in people regardless of biological sex, and how masculinity can be radical and responsible. This workshop is open for all, regardless of biological sex, gender identity and expression, and [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on November 3, 2014.

Radical and Responsible Masculinity Workshop

What is masculinity? Is masculinity only for men? Can one practice responsible masculinity? This interactive workshop will focus on the complexities of masculinity, how masculinity manifests in people regardless of biological sex, and how masculinity can be radical and responsible. This workshop is open for all, regardless of biological sex, gender identity and expression, and [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on October 27, 2014.

Tough Guise 2 and My Masculinity Helps Film Screening and Discussion

STRIVE at GatorWell and the Center for Women’s Studies and Gender Research is screening two films on Monday evening, October 27, 2014, from 6:30 to 9 p.m. in the Reitz Auditorium. Tough Guise 2 provides a stunning look at the violent, sexist, and homophobic messages boys and young men routinely receive from virtually every corner [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on October 27, 2014.

2nd Annual Battle of the Bands

The Interfaith Ambassadors will be hosting the 2nd Annual Battle of the Bands on November 21 at 7 p.m. on Flavet Field.  Battle of the Bands is meant to be a concert that highlights a variety of faiths who use some sort of music as a form of expression. If you or your organization are [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on October 27, 2014.

LGBT Affairs:Gainesville Pride 2014 Community Lecture on LGBTQ Bullying

During childhood and adolescence youth spend significant portions of their lives at school. But what if school is an uncomfortable space where they feel harassed or even bullied? Sadly this is the reality too many LGBT youth face while in school. Join them  on October 21 as Dr. Elizabethe Payne hosts a discussion about the [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on October 20, 2014.

Colloquium on Islam with Michael Muhammed Knight

Colloquium on Islam (sponsored by ISN, Ismaili Student Network) presents their very first event at the University of Florida, co sponsored by the Office of Multicultural Affairs and Diversity Affairs. Come out and engage in a  thought provoking seminar with Michael Muhammed Knight, “Representing Islam in America,” followed by a facilitated discussion and dinner (Indian [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on October 20, 2014.