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Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration Opening Ceremonies this Week

Join the University of Florida in the campus-wide celebration of the life and legacy of Dr. King.
Celebration events include:

Opening Ceremony and Candlelight Vigil on Wednesday, Jan. 13 beginning at 6 p.m. at the Institute of Black Culture (on 15010 W. University Ave. next to Chipotle)
MLK Day of Service on Monday, Jan. 18 at 8 a.m. [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on January 11, 2016.

Hispanic Latino Affairs Bienvenida

Their event will be held January 13 from 10 to 2 p.m. and will have a wide range of events from karaoke, video games, dance lesson and many more. Its to welcome back everyone for the spring semester. There will be empanadas, walking tacos and some croquetas. Come on by and enjoy some laughs and [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on January 11, 2016.

Museum Nights: Asia or Bust

Join the Harn Museum of Art at Museum Nights: Asia or Bust on Thursday, January 14 from 6 to 9 p.m. Celebrate the diverse arts and cultures of Asia by viewing Traditional Taiwanese and Indian Dance Performances, Martial Art Demonstrations, Yo-yo Performance, Chinese calligraphy and Shadow Puppet Play. Free food and admission.

Filed under Cultural, Events on January 11, 2016.

LGBT Affairs: Black Queer Collective

Through LGBT Affairs, the Black Queer Collective serves as a social and cultural discussion-based group for students who identify as both Black/African-American and LGBTQ+. Their first meeting for the semester will be on Monday, January 11 at 6 p.m. in Peabody Hall Room 408. There will be snacks provided.

Filed under Cultural, Events on January 11, 2016.

Leave Your Mark – Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration

Join the University of Florida in the campus-wide celebration of the life and legacy of Dr. King.
Celebration events include:

Opening Ceremony and Candlelight Vigil on Wednesday, Jan. 13 beginning at 6 p.m. at the Institute of Black Culture (on 15010 W. University Ave. next to Chipotle)
MLK Day of Service on Monday, Jan. 18 at 8 a.m. [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on January 6, 2016.

MLK Celebration Speaker Nominations

All students, faculty and staff can nominate someone to deliver a keynote address for the  UF MLK Celebration Opening Ceremony.
One student and one faculty/staff member will be selected from the nominations to make a 5 and 10 minute speech, respectively.
The MLK Steering Committee invites you to submit the name of someone at UF [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on December 14, 2015.

MLK Celebration Speaker Nominations

All students, faculty and staff can nominate someone to deliver a keynote address for the  UF MLK Celebration Opening Ceremony.
One student and one faculty/staff member will be selected from the nominations to make a 5 and 10 minute speech, respectively.
The MLK Steering Committee invites you to submit the name of someone at UF who [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on November 30, 2015.

LGBT Affairs presents The Black Queer Collective

Through LGBT Affairs at the University of Florida, the Black Queer Collective serves as a social and cultural discussion group for LGBTQ+ identified Black and African American students. Their next meeting will be December 3 at 7 p.m. in Peabody Hall room 408.
Black Queer Collective discussion group meetings are a closed space.

Filed under Cultural, Events on November 30, 2015.

QAPI: History of Queers in Asian Culture

The Queer Asian Pacific Islanders (QAPI) Discussion Group, an exclusive group for QAPI-identified individuals, explores the distinctive intersection between race and sexuality, and provides a safe space for QAPI’s to discuss their unique experiences and learn about the pertinent issues within their community. This week’s discussion will explore the historical background of queers in various [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on November 23, 2015.

Tunnel of Oppression 2015 is Approaching

UF Social Justice has a really exciting event coming up this semester. Tuesday, December 1, they will be hosting Tunnel of Oppression at 6 p.m. in the Broward Basement.There will be food, activities, as well as special guests.

Filed under Cultural, Events on November 16, 2015.