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First-Generation Celebration Day

This Friday, November 8 is national First-Generation Celebration Day. The First-Generation Student Success Office is hosting a First-Gen Celebration at the Plaza of the Americas from 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. where UF first-gen students will receive a free t-shirt and lunch. Not a first-gen student? They encourage you to still support the day by [...]

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events, Newsletter on November 4, 2019.

Explore the cosmos at ‘Starry Night’ Nov. 8

Visitors may observe the night sky and explore the world beyond at the Florida Museum of Natural History free, fun-filled “Starry Night” program Nov. 8 from 6-10 p.m. Activities include the opportunity to use high-performance telescopes and see a portable planetarium show.  For more information, visit www.floridamuseum.ufl.edu/event/starry-night or call 352-273-2062.

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events, Newsletter on November 4, 2019.

Once Upon a GatorNights

Come have a magical evening with us at GatorNights! All of you Disney lovers will be sure to enjoy this night, starting off with two showings of The Lion King at 8:00 p.m. and 10:45 p.m. in the Level 2, Auditorium. Get your face painted and capture the magic in the photo booth. After, challenge [...]

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events on October 28, 2019.

Haunted Healthcare benefitting St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital

Come out and have a scary good time at Phi Delta Chi’s Haunted Healthcare benefiting St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital on Saturday, October 26 from 6-10 p.m at the HPNP Building located at 1225 Center Drive. This event is open for the public of all ages so get your tickets now.  Haunted Healthcare is [...]

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events on October 22, 2019.

The President’s Arts and Humanities Luncheon

President Fuchs and Linda Fuchs invite you to attend the next Arts and Humanities Luncheon at the Dasburg House on Monday, Nov. 4 from noon to 1:30 p.m.
Get a free lunch while chatting with President Fuchs, Linda Fuchs and special guest Jill Ciment. Ciment, author and UF English professor who teaches graduate and undergraduate creative [...]

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events on October 21, 2019.

Gator Frights GatorNights

“Join us for a night of spooky fun at GatorNights! Participate in our Costume Contest and sing at Scary-oke from 9:00 PM – 11:00 PM in the Orange and Brew. Grab some friends and brave the Haunted House together if you dare, have your palm read by a Psychic, and go on a Trick-or-Treat Scavenger [...]

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events on October 21, 2019.

Anna Karenina

Dance Alive National Ballet presents Anna Karenina … A story unlike any other.
Drama, intrigue, love and infidelity, this is the story of Russian beauty Anna Karenina. Based on Tolstoy’s magnificent novel, the ballet, a world premier created by Executive Artistic Director Kim Tuttle explores a wellspring of family dynamics, social issues, and changing times. With [...]

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events on October 21, 2019.

Global Ga-TOUR Nights

Take a trip around the world with GatorNights! Get your culture on with one of our painting classes offered at 8:00 PM and 10:00 PM in 3315, to the first 100 students to sign up! Be sure to get there early because sign-up begins at 7:30 PM! After painting, take a visit to see the [...]

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events on October 13, 2019.

Festi-Fall GatorNights

Come get in the Fall spirit this week at GatorNights! Catch a performance of Laugh Out Loud with Matteo Lane hosted by RPB from 9:30 PM – 10:30 PM in the Grand Ballroom. Get there early to paint your own fall artwork in our painting class at either 8:00 PM or 10:00 PM, sign ups [...]

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events on October 7, 2019.

Florida Museum to host 14th annual Butterflyfest Oct. 12

If yes, then join us for the Bus Tour of Gainesville on Sunday October 13th 2019
Contact Dr. Kole Odutola for details
Explore the lives of bats, bees, birds and butterflies at the Florida Museum of Natural History’s 14th annual ButterflyFest on Oct. 12 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Learn about butterfly gardening, native pollinators, conservation, [...]

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events on October 7, 2019.