RUB Entertainment’s Dumbledore’s Army Training Camp

Come out to Dumbledore’s Army Training Camp for Butter Beer, a photo booth, obstacle course, DIY charm bracelets, potions, spell writing, riddles, raffle contests, and much more. This event will take place in the Reitz Union Grand Ballroom from 7 to 10 p.m. on Oct. 27.

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events, Newsletter on October 23, 2016.

RUB Entertainment’s Rock n’ Talk

Elvis Presley is one of the biggest icons in music history. Since releasing his first album 60 years ago, he has left his mark on American culture in a big way. UF College of Journalism and Communications professor David Carlson, also known as Professor Rock, will be giving a talk on Elvis and his contributions [...]

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events, Newsletter on October 23, 2016.

Spring Awakening

Spring Awakening is playing Oct. 28 to Nov. 6, 2016 at the Constans Theatre.

This Tony Award-winning musical, based on the highly controversial and oft-censored 1891 play by Frank Wedekind, is a raw and honest portrayal of youth and self-discovery. Wendla, Mechior and their friends struggle with an emotional and sexual coming-of-age in defiance of a [...]

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events, Newsletter on October 23, 2016.

First-Generation Summit – Only 2 days left to apply

Memories Take Us Back, Dreams Take Us Forward. Are you a first-generation college student looking for an opportunity to learn valuable knowledge about personal narratives? The First-Generation Summit is a half-day retreat focused on the power of claiming your story and better understanding the significance identity has on the college experience. It will feature guest [...]

Filed under Academic, Events on October 17, 2016.

Gator Career Closet Expo

The Dean of Students Office, in partnership with Student Government and the Career Resource Center, invites you to attend the Gator Career Closet Expo on Wednesday, October 19 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Plaza of the Americas. The Gator Career Closet lends professional clothing to UF students. Open in Summer 2016, the [...]

Filed under Academic, Events on October 17, 2016.

Nobuho Nagasawa Liminality Exhibit

University Galleries (UG) at the University of Florida (UF) presents a show by a New York-based artist with an impressive international exhibition record and award history. Nobuho Nagasawa will exhibit an array of interactive artworks in the University Gallery from  October 18 – December 2, 2016

Filed under Cultural, Events on October 17, 2016.

Oct. 18: Explore More: The Democracy Machine

Two UF elections experts, computer science Professor Juan Gilbert and political science Associate Professor Michael McDonald on Oct. 18, at 6 p.m. in the Pugh Hall Ocora.
Gilbert leads UF’s Human-Experience Research Lab and he and his team led the development of electronic the voting technology, Prime III, which enables voters with disabilities to participate in [...]

Filed under Academic, Events on October 17, 2016.

Queering Sex Ed

Join LGBTQ Affairs at 5 p.m. on October 19 in the Rainbow Suite for a presentation of the ways that traditional sex education fails LGBTQ+ individuals.  The discussion will be presented by Naomi Ardjomand-Kermani, the Business Response to AIDS Coordinator and HIV Testing Coordinator for the WellFlorida Council.  Topics include the failure to make sex [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on October 17, 2016.

Reitz Game Room Table Tennis Tournament

Show UF how you’re the best of the best in a real Table Tennis Tournament only on Saturday, October 22 at 12:30 p.m. in the Reitz Union Game Room. Enter in their singles matches for both men’s and women’s brackets for only $5 per participant. Winner will be determined in an 11 point game, best [...]

Filed under Athletic & Health, Events on October 17, 2016.

RUB Entertainment’s Ghouls and Gourds

RUB Arts presents a night of frightening fun in the Reitz Union Arts and Crafts Center from 7 to 9  p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 19. Join their ghoulish group and devilishly decorate your own spooky ceramics. Take your pick, pumpkin or skull – no tricks from them, just a hauntingly good time before Halloween! Wear [...]

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events on October 17, 2016.