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MLK Celebration 2017

Join us in celebrating the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. with events from Jan. 12 through Jan. 28. Learn more at www.multicultural.ufl.edu/programs/mlk/about-the-celebration/
January 12 – MLK Celebration: Opening Ceremony and Candlelight Vigil
Candlelight Vigil begins at 6 p.m. at the Institute of Black Culture and ends with the Opening Ceremony in the J. [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on January 9, 2017.

Diversity Dialogue Series: Elements of an Election

MCDA Presents Diversity Dialogue Series: Elements of an Election is from 4 to 5 p.m. in the Reitz Union 2201 (MCDA Suite).
We live in a time where issues in society are unequivocally more complex and interconnected. The past election highlighted many intersections of identity and politics that inform how we experience and try to make [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on January 9, 2017.

The Institutes – IBC and La Casita Visioning Workshop

The DLR Group, architects for the re-construction of the Institutes (IBC and La Casita) will be joining us on Thursday, January 5 for another round of visioning. What do you want your institutes to look like/feel like? What makes a home?
Our goal is to ensure as many of your voices are heard. This is [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on January 2, 2017.

Elements of the Election

Join Multicultural and Diversity Affairs as they launch a dialogue series, focused on the intersection of the 2016 presidential election and our individual identities. This series, continuing throughout the spring semester, will focus on various topics, including gender, race, ability, immigration, religion/faith, class, economy, environment, and more.
Elements of the Election is Monday, December 5 from [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on December 5, 2016.

Refugee Awareness Movie Night

Refugee Awareness Movie Night is on Wednesday, Dec. 7 at 7 p.m. in Pugh Hall. Donation of unopened toiletries is suggested for entry to support Refugee Families in Florida.
Learn more at https://www.facebook.com/events/721160744706275/?ti=icl

Filed under Cultural, Events on December 5, 2016.

Nelson Mandela Day Celebration

Join UF’s African Student Union for the annual Nelson Mandela Day Celebration. They will be celebrating the accomplishments and legacy of Nelson Mandela. The event will be on Monday, November 28 at noon in Pugh Hall Ocora. There will be guest speakers, performances, and much more.

Filed under Cultural, Events on November 27, 2016.

Pero Primero… Pancakes!

Come to La Casita, across the street from Chipotle on University, on Tuesday, November 29 at 9 p.m. for free pancakes and study tips to help gear up for Finals Week. Free TutoringZone coupons and goodies will be raffled off throughout the event! This event is hosted by Hispanic-Latino Affairs and Mujeres of Valor, Empowerment [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on November 27, 2016.

Pero Primero… Pancakes

Come to La Casita, across the street from Chipotle on University, on Tuesday, November 29 at 9 a.m. for free pancakes and study tips to help gear up for Finals Week. This event is hosted by Hispanic-Latino Affairs and Mujeres of Valor, Empowerment & Service (M.O.V.E.S.).  For more information visit: https://goo.gl/m9Esrf

Filed under Cultural, Events on November 21, 2016.

‘Trashformations’ at the Florida Museum

Ever wonder how milk jugs morph into beautiful wading birds or how gears and gadgets become gigantic bugs? See how Alachua County middle school, high school and college students transform waste into works of art on Nov. 18 from 6 to 8 p.m. The museum will display winning entries from the Nov. 18 annual Trashformations [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on November 15, 2016.

Coffee without Borders: Higher Education without Borders

Join the International Center and Hispanic-Latino Affairs on Wednesday, November 16, from 2 to 4 p.m. at La Casita as they celebrate International Education Week with another Coffee without Borders.
The theme of this Coffee without Borders is “Higher Education without Borders.” They will discuss how our differing backgrounds have influenced their perspective and experiences in [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on November 15, 2016.