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ACCENT Speaker’s Bureau Presents: Aly Raisman

Aly Raisman, team captain of the gold medal-winning Gymnastics teams in 2012 and 2016, will be speaking at the University Auditorium on Tuesday, November 6, 2018 at an event hosted by the ACCENT Speakers Bureau. Doors will open at 6:30 p.m. and the speaking engagement will begin at 7:30 p.m. Students with a valid Gator-1 [...]

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events on October 28, 2018.

2018 Sustainable Transportation Fair & Electric Vehicle Expo – Oct. 31, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Join the UF Office of Sustainability for the annual Sustainable Transportation Fair on Wednesday, Oct. 31 from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. in the NE corner of the Reitz Lawn behind the Hub/Marston. The event will feature a tabling and activity fair, giveaways, e-bike demonstrations, an Electric Vehicle Expo, free bike repair, and more! Visit [...]

Filed under Athletic & Health, Events on October 28, 2018.

UF Homecoming Week Approaching

A new king and queen will reign the swamp after the UF Homecoming Leadership Pageant is held on October 23 at 7 p.m. in the University Auditorium. The pageant highlights Gators on campus who share their passion, time and talent with the University.
Soulfest, taking place on October 28 at the Phillips Center at 7 p.m., [...]

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events on October 22, 2018.

Oct. 26 – Election of 2018: What’s at Stake. What to Watch For.

The 2018 election may well be the most momentous midterm contest in decades.  On Oct. 26 at 6 p.m. in the Pugh Hall Ocora, Glenn Altschuler, dean of the School of Continuing Education and Summer Sessions, and The Thomas and Dorothy Litwin Professor of American Studies at Cornell University, will set the context of the [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on October 22, 2018.

Lynching, Violence, and the State in Contemporary India – Inderpal Grewal (Yale University)

Thursday, November 1, 2018
4:00pm
Smathers Library 100
Under the Modi government, Hindu right-wing activists and vigilantes have used Modi-government policies (prohibitions on beef-eating, for example) to target poor Muslim men in order to undercut their economic livelihood, and have circulated narratives of “love-jihad” to lynch Muslim men in relationships with non-Muslim women. At the same time, sexual [...]

Filed under Academic, Events on October 22, 2018.

GatorNights – Friday Night Frights

Step into the shadows at GatorNights this Friday, if you dare!  Experience a night of chills and thrills at our Haunted House, and compete with your friends at our Scary-oke and Costume Contest! Look into the future at our Tarot Cards station, blend in with the monsters and ghost with Halloween Face Painting, and enjoy [...]

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events on October 22, 2018.

Free Trip to the Micanopy Fall Festival

“Fall” in love with the city they call home at their October Discover Gainesville Event. Join Off Campus Life as they attend the Micanopy Fall Festival in downtown Micanopy on October 28 from 12:30-4 p.m. The festival highlights more than 200 local food and art vendors. OCL will cover the cost of admission and provide [...]

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events on October 22, 2018.

Florida Blockchain Conference

Florida Blockchain Conference, November 2, at Reitz Union Grand Ballroom. To order tickets send email to us@flblockchain.org with promocode: GBCGATORTIMES. For more details visit http://flblockchain.org/.
Educational event welcomes for students, researchers, blockchain enthusiasts, and professionals interested in blockchain technology and its future impact and applications. Coordinated by Gator Blockchain Club – an official student group at [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on October 22, 2018.

Fall BFA Dance Showcase

The Fall BFA Dance Showcase
Oct. 24 – 28, 2018
Nadine McGuire Theatre and Dance Pavilion
The Fall BFA Dance Showcase is Oct. 24 – 28, 2018 at the Nadine McGuire Theatre and Dance Pavilion. Learn more at https://arts.ufl.edu/in-the-loop/events/fall-bfa-dance-showcase-1250/

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events on October 22, 2018.

Fall Accessibility Expo

Unmask Stigma at the Fall Accessibility Expo. Participate in painting affirmation rocks, learn about and interacting with service animals, and de-bunking stigmas surrounding disabilities. Join us Oct. 23rd 10-2 p.m. on the Plaza of the Americas to see how you can promote a more accessible campus. Learn more at: drc.dso.ufl.edu
If you are an individual with [...]

Filed under Athletic & Health, Events on October 22, 2018.