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GatorNights: Flashback Friday

Relive some of your favorite flashbacks of the decade at GatorNights! We are excited to partner with the University of Florida’s Relay for Life and welcome them to GatorNights for the first time ever from 6 PM – 12 AM on the North Lawn. Our ever-so-popular painting class returns this week and is available to [...]

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events on March 9, 2020.

Paula Poundstone at the Phillips Center

Paula Poundstone is at the Phillips Center on Friday, March 20th.
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Known for her smart, laugh-out-loud observational humor and spontaneous wit, Paula Poundstone is one of our country’s preeminent comedians, packing venues across the country.
Fans of NPR’s No. 1 show, the comedy news quiz, Wait, Wait…Don’t Tell Me!, will be very familiar with her razor-sharp wisecracks, [...]

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events on March 9, 2020.

Museum Nights: Asia Creates

Thursday, March 12, 6-9 pm
Discover the cultural and artistic exchanges that inspire diverse regional aesthetics across China, Japan, Korea, India, Central Asia and South and Southeast Asia. View works in Tempus Fugit exploring the theme of time and its many meaning in Japanese art, create your own art and view original dance performances. Meet our [...]

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events on March 9, 2020.

Andrew Collins Trio: Bluegrass – UpStage at the Phillips Center

Andrew Collins Trio: Bluegrass – UpStage is at the Phillips Center on Thursday, March 19th.
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To say Andrew Collins is a master of the mandolin is the definition of understatement. Smack-dab in the epicenter of Canada’s burgeoning acoustic/roots music scene, Collins has gathered innumerable awards, and gained a reputation for dynamic, genre-hopping live performances full of [...]

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events on March 2, 2020.

2020 Family Day at the Dairy Farm

The University of Florida’s Dairy Unit invites you to the 2020 Family Day at the Dairy Farm to be held this year on Saturday March 28, at the University of Florida Dairy Unit near Gainesville!
This now annual event is an Open House for the general public to come visit a working dairy farm presented by [...]

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events on February 24, 2020.

Leisure Course Spring B Registration Open

Reitz Union Leisure Course registration for Spring B is now open!  Explore new skills in a fun and engaging environment where you can take a break from your studies and meet new people.  Available Spring B Courses include Bachata, Tennis, Ballet Barre Fitness, Ravioli Making, Pizza Making, Capoeira Martial Arts, Tai Chi for Self-Defense, Archery [...]

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events on February 24, 2020.

Aaron Diehl Trio: Jazz – UpStage at the Phillips Center

Aaron Diehl Trio: Jazz – UpStage is at the Phillips Center on Wednesday, March 11th.
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Aaron Diehl has been lauded by The New York Times as playing with “melodic precision, harmonic erudition, and elegant restraint.”
His meticulously thought-out performances, collaborations, and compositions are a leading force in today’s generation of jazz contemporaries, spearheading a distinct union of [...]

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events on February 24, 2020.

Narek Hakhnazaryan, Cello at the Phillips Center

Narek Hakhnazaryan, cello is at the Phillips Center on Sunday, March 8th.
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Winner of the First Prize and Gold Medal in Cello at the 2011 XIV International Tchaikovsky Competition at the age of 22, Narek Hakhnazaryan has performed with major orchestras across the globe and established himself internationally as one of the finest cellists of his [...]

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events on February 24, 2020.

Hidden Lives Illuminated Screening at the Museums Challenge Symposium

Sunday, February 16, 2020 – 5-8 p.m.
The Wooly (20 N. Main Street)
This event is part of the 2020 Museums Challenge Symposium
and is presented by Mellon Intersections Group on Mass Incarceration.
Screening of Hidden Lives Illuminated, a project commissioned by Eastern State Penitentiary Historic Site of animated short films created by artists incarcerated at the Pennsylvania State [...]

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events on February 10, 2020.

GatorNights: Palentine’s Day

Come celebrate Palentine’s Day with your best pals this week at GatorNights! Make a masterpiece at our painting class at 8:00 p.m. and 10:00 p.m. in G310, spots are limited to the first 80 students and sign-ups begin at 7:30 p.m. so be sure to get there early! Compete against your friends in the Nerdology [...]

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events on February 10, 2020.