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Bowling Tournament

Join RecSports at Splitz Bowling Alley at 1301 NW 76th Blvd for this fun Intramural Tournament! Teams of four players will aim to achieve the highest team score and claim the league champion title. The tournament will be open-league format. Participants must register online by Nov. 20 for the Nov. 23 tournament. For more information, [...]

Filed under Athletic & Health, Events on November 17, 2014.

RUB and CASU Present: The New Faces of Food

RUB Entertainment and the Culinary Arts Student Union bring to you The New Faces of Food starring Katie Weinner from Top Chef Season 12 and other chefs from the Gainesville area. This speaker series will also include food tastings, giveaways, a meet and greet, and a photo booth. Come and enjoy some fantastic food with [...]

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events on November 17, 2014.

Alpha Epsilon Delta/WellFlorida Council HIV Testing and Sexual Awareness Event

On Wednesday, November 19 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Alpha Epsilon Delta and the WellFlorida Council will be providing free HIV tests and information regarding sexual health on the Reitz Lawn. There will be many opportunities to answer questions for free prizes. They will also be giving away many free items, including bags, stress [...]

Filed under Athletic & Health, Events on November 17, 2014.

Great Gator Health Fest

Great Gator Health Fest is on November 22 from 8 a.m. to noon at the Reitz Breezeway. This is an annual health fair put on by the UF College of Pharmacy offering free screenings and giveaways. Come out and learn more about your health before the game. Go Gators and Beat Eastern Kentucky!

Filed under Athletic & Health, Events on November 17, 2014.

Trashformations

Ever wonder how milk jugs morph into beautiful wading birds or how gears and gadgets become gigantic bugs? See how middle school, high school and college students transform “waste” into creative works of art at the 16th annual Trasformations showcase at the Florida Museum of Natural History Nov. 21 from 5:30 to 8 p.m. The [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on November 17, 2014.

Poinsettias in the “Butterfly Rainforest”

Visit the “Butterfly Rainforest” exhibit at the Florida Museum of Natural History through Dec. 31 to see the remarkable presentation of multicolored poinsettias, which make an ideal backdrop for holiday photographs. Daily butterfly releases are held at 2 p.m. with additional weekend releases at 3 p.m. and 4 p.m., weather permitting. UF students with a [...]

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events on November 17, 2014.

Discover Gainesville with Off Campus Life

When’s the last time you went bowling? Off Campus Life is betting it’s been a while! Take the time out of your crazy schedule to join the Office of Off Campus Life for their free Discover Gainesville event at Splitz Bowling Center. They’ll spend the afternoon bowling and having some old fashioned, carefree fun on [...]

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events on November 10, 2014.

ACCENT Presents: ESPN’s Stephen A. Smith

ACCENT Speakers Bureau at the University of Florida will bring ESPN columnist, sports analyst, and radio host Stephen A. Smith to campus Nov. 12.
The program starts at 8 p.m. at the Curtis M. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts, and doors open at 7 p.m. The event is free and open to the public.
Stephen A. [...]

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events on November 10, 2014.

Narratives of Capitalism: Reading and Writing the Future of the Global Economy

Narratives of Capitalism with Dr. Christopher Michaelson is November 20 at 5:30 p.m. in Hough Hall 150.
Human beings make narrative sense of life, including economic life, to understand: who works and why, what and when to produce, and how much and where to consume. The novel has become a classic, near-universal form of critical, narrative [...]

Filed under Academic, Events on November 10, 2014.

A Conversation with Janet Mock

Janet Mock is a critically acclaimed trans-identified author, transgender rights activist, and former staff editor of People magazine’s Website. As an out transwoman, Mock has been featured on countless talk shows to discuss salient issues affecting the trans* community. She travels the nation promoting her book, Redefining Realness, while educating the masses about the trans* [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on November 10, 2014.