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Hearoes for Hearing 5K

Join UF’s National Student Speech Language Hearing Association in it’s annual Hearoes for Hearing 5K walk/run. This year it will be on Saturday, April 21, at the UF Commuter Lot. This nonprofit philanthropy directly benefits cochlear implant patients at the UF Health Speech and Hearing Center. Go to Active.com and search Hearoes for Hearing for [...]

Filed under Athletic & Health, Events on February 19, 2018.

The Gator Run

Come run UF’s only Orange and Blue 5k! https://www.facebook.com/events/1211523028984475/?active_tab=about

Filed under Athletic & Health, Events on February 19, 2018.

Feb. 22: The History of Felon Disenfranchisement in Florida

The Milbauer Program in Southern History will welcome Pippa Holloway, professor of history at Middle Tennessee State University and author of Felon Disenfranchisement and the History of American Citizenship, to speak at the Bob Graham Center on Feb. 22 at 6 p.m.  The program will focus on the history of disenfranchisement for criminal convictions in [...]

Filed under Academic, Events on February 19, 2018.

Florida Basketball This Week

Registration for this weekend’s game vs. Auburn (Saturday 8:30 p.m.) opens tonight at 6 p.m. It is Saluting Those Who Serve Night so come on out and show your patriotism and love for your country and your Gators! Secure your spot in the O’Dome and get ready to get rowdy! For more information, visit FloridaGators.com/Students.

Filed under Athletic & Health, Events on February 19, 2018.

Feb. 20: Getting Russia Right in the Era of “Fake News”

David Filipov,  former Moscow Bureau Chief of The Washington Post and writer for The Boston Globe, will speak at the Bob Graham Center on Feb. 20 at 6 p.m. in the Pugh Hall Ocora about the U.S. news landscape and where Russia, Putin, and Russia-U.S. Relations currently reside within it.
Filipov brings rare insight to the [...]

Filed under Academic, Events on February 19, 2018.

Discussion/Performance Global Black Artivism: Perspectives from Jamaica and Brazil

Join us for a discuss on Artivism, Feminism, and LGBT Activism in Jamaica, presented by DJ Afifa. Following the lecture, attendees will listen to Caribbean music. DJ Afifa is from Kingston, Jamaica. She is the co-founder and creative director for SO((U))L – a creative and artistic experiment in the development of community spaces that promote [...]

Filed under Academic, Events on February 19, 2018.

Cultura Afro-Americana y Presentificación: Perspectivas desde Cuba y Brasil

Julio Moracen Naranjo is an anthropologist, poet, theater director, researcher associated with the Centro de Teatro y Danza de La Habana and professor of History and Intangible Heritage, Universidad Federal de São Paulo (Unifesp). He worked as a specialist in the Centro de Teatro y Danza de La Habana. He currently resides in Brazil, where [...]

Filed under Academic, Events on February 19, 2018.

Blitz Midnight Fun Run Registration

Mark your calendars now to get this year’s best Midnight Fun Run registration deal! All-day on February 22, registration will cost $15.99 and include a race shirt and a pair of Midnight Run Run socks! Don’t miss out, the offer will be gone in a FLASH!

Filed under Athletic & Health, Events, Newsletter on February 19, 2018.

Black History Month’s Closing Ceremony & Women’s History Month Opening Ceremony

The University of Florida’s Black Student Union and the Women’s Student Association are hosting a collaborative ceremony in which our organizations conclude the celebration of Black History Month (February) and launch Women’s History Month (March). As such, it is with great pleasure that we announce Black History Month’s Closing Ceremony & Women History Month Opening [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events, Newsletter on February 19, 2018.

Black History Month

Black History Month presents the following events:
Blood, Sweat, and Heels
Their ancestors bled for freedom, sweat for change, and stood high and proud in heels; join them as they discuss the truth about women empowerment. Come out on Tuesday, February 20, 2018 from 6 to 8 p.m. in Ustler Hall.
Flavors of the Diaspora
Join them on Friday, [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events, Newsletter on February 19, 2018.