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Florida Museum to host activities during Cultural Plaza Festival Oct. 22

Join the Florida Museum of Natural History for hands-on activities, face painting and exhibit tours during the University of Florida Cultural Plaza Festival on Oct. 22 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Learn about fossils during a pop-up museum, participate in an Instagram scavenger hunt and help transcribe specimen information. Visitors may also explore the [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on October 17, 2016.

CASA Presents Mid-Autumn Festival Show 2016

Come celebrate with the Chinese America Student Association this Sunday, October 9, by joining them at their annual Mid-Autumn Festival Show. Not only will you be dazzled with a great show, but you can also enjoy free authentic Chinese food. Take pictures at the Reitz Grand Ballroom Lobby and immerse yourself in Chinese culture, but [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on October 3, 2016.

Getting Out the Vote Sponsored by APIA

Asian Pacific Islander American (APIA) Affairs at the University of Florida aims to provide educational resources and increase opportunity for underrepresented groups within our community. As election day approaches, they recognize that while our votes contribute our voices to national decisions, these voices are often silenced—the ballots never cast. Join them in their town hall [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on October 3, 2016.

Getting Out the Vote Sponsored by APIA

Asian Pacific Islander American (APIA) Affairs at the University of Florida aims to provide educational resources and increase opportunity for underrepresented groups within our community. As election day approaches, they recognize that while their votes contribute their voices to national decisions, these voices are often silenced—the ballots never cast. Join them in their town hall [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on September 26, 2016.

Hispanic Heritage Month Fiesta Event

Come celebrate?? ?the? university’s? ?diverse? ?campus? ?through? ?this energetic, exciting glow party that will be held in the Reitz Union’s Rion Ballroom on September 30. Free food, free drinks, priceless fun.
Follow their Facebook page for more information: https://www.facebook.com/UFHHM/?fref=ts

Filed under Cultural, Events on September 26, 2016.

Early Registration for the Black Student Leadership Conference is Open

The James E. Scott Black Student Leadership Conference will take place November 10-12, 2016, and is a three-day national conference dedicated to leadership development. This year’s conference theme is Charged Up: Breaking Chains With Unity. This theme will encourage student leaders to think how to use a unified force to effect change in their personal [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on September 6, 2016.

Graduate Christian Fellowship Small Groups

Graduate Christian Fellowship (GCF) small groups this week:

Book study: Monday, September 5 from 7:30-9 p.m. at 2811 SW Archer Road (Brandywine Apartments) Apt. B16.  They will be discussing Chapter 2 of “The Great Divorce” by C.S. Lewis.
Bible study: Friday, September 9 from 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. in the Classroom of the Christian Study Center, [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on September 6, 2016.

Getting Out the Vote

Asian Pacific Islander American (APIA) Affairs at the University of Florida aims to provide educational resources and increase opportunity for underrepresented groups within our community. As Election Day approaches, they recognize that while our votes contribute our voices to national decisions, these voices are often silenced—the ballots never cast. Join APIA in their town hall [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on September 6, 2016.

Florida Museum hosts ‘A Latino Film Festival Celebration’ Sept. 10

Celebrate Latin American culture from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Sept. 10 at the museum! View new episodes from the “Caminandes” cartoon series and meet a live llama, alpaca and the national horse of Peru, the Peruvian Paso, at this bilingual, fun-for-all-ages event. Enjoy seldom-seen Andean artifacts from the museum’s South American ethnographic collection. [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on September 6, 2016.

Still I Rise: A Celebration of Tupac’s Legacy

September 13 marks the 20th Anniversary of Tupac Shakur’s death. To commemorate his impact and contributions as a music artist, philanthropist, activist, and actor the University of Florida’s African American Studies in conjunction with RUB Entertainment are sponsoring a two-day symposium in his honor. The symposium will begin Wednesday, September 7 at 7 p.m. in [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on September 6, 2016.