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ACCENT Presents: James Franco

The ACCENT Speakers Bureau will be hosting actor, writer and director James Franco on Wednesday, February 25.
The presentation will consist of a moderated conversation with Master Lecturer, and UF alumni, Mike Foley and will be followed by a question-and-answer session, which will be open to all attendees.
The event will be held at the Stephen C. [...]

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events, Newsletter on February 23, 2015.

Library Midterm Relaxation Days

Feeling stressed out about your midterm exams? Come to the Library Relaxation Days at Library West, Room 212.

Monday, February 23 from 3 to 5 p.m.: Kim and Zeus, the therapy dog
Tuesday, February 24 from 10 to 11 a.m.: Coffee and donut holes
Wednesday, February 25 from 4 to 6 p.m.: Massages
Thursday, February 26 from 5 to [...]

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events, Newsletter on February 23, 2015.

Miss University of Florida Pageant Tonight

Come out tonight at 7 p.m. to the Phillips Center to see the 2015 Miss University of Florida pageant, an annual UF tradition for more than 60 years. This year 21 contestants representing organizations all over campus will come together to compete for the 2015 Miss UF title. Tickets are available at the door for [...]

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events on February 16, 2015.

OCA Roommate Mixer

Looking for a roommate for next year? Having a hard time finding someone you want to live with? Then come out to the Off Campus Ambassadors’ Roommate Mixer. They will have free pizza and prizes to enjoy while you find the perfect roommate. They will have roommate “speed dating” and ice breakers to help you [...]

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events on February 16, 2015.

Discover Gainesville with Off Campus Life

Looking for a study break? Join Off Campus Life for their February “Discover Gainesville” event at Corks and Colors. This event will be on Wednesday, February 18 at 6 p.m. Participants will be able to paint the pottery of their choice and socialize with other UF students. Off Campus Life will cover all costs and [...]

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events on February 16, 2015.

GatorNights: Mr. Gatsby’s Mardi Gras

Mr. Jay Gatsby cordially invites you to the Mardi Gras Party of the century. Swing dance the night away with live music from Gainesville Big Band. Dress the part in flapper headbands. Learn your fortune with from the Palm Reader… all while enjoying Mardi Gras food. Enjoy the blockbuster movie Interstellar at Mr. Gatsby’s personal [...]

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events on February 16, 2015.

OCA Roommate Mixer

Looking for a roommate for next year? Having a hard time finding someone you want to live with? Then come out to the Off Campus Ambassadors’ Roommate Mixer. They will have free pizza and prizes to enjoy while you find the perfect roommate. They will have roommate “speed dating” and ice breakers to help you [...]

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events on February 9, 2015.

GatorNights: Love Me, Love Me Not

“I’m so in love…” “I’m so not.” Whether you’re in a relationship or not, you’ll love getting away from the crazy Valentine cliche at GatorNights’ Love Me/Love Me Not event. You and your sweetheart can snuggle all the way through the Tunnel of Love. Take pictures together and make memories that will last… as long [...]

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events on February 9, 2015.

Contemporary Music Festival

The University of Florida (UF) School of Music, UF Student Chapter of the Society of Composers Inc. (SCI) and the UF Student Sonic Computing Organization (SCO) will present the third annual Florida Contemporary Music Festival at the UF School of Music in Gainesville, Florida, Feb. 19-22, 2015. The festival, which celebrates and explores new and [...]

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events on February 9, 2015.

Kan-Jam Tournament

Kan-Jam is a flying disk game played with a Frisbee and two cans. The object of the game is to throw or deflect the Frisbee into the can. The first team to reach 21 points wins. The Kan-Jam Tournament will be on Friday, Feb. 6 at Broward Outdoor Recreation Center. Teams are made up of [...]

Filed under Athletic & Health, Entertainment & Dining, Events on February 3, 2015.