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Fall 2018 DRC Student Workshop

The Fall 2018 Disability Resource Center Student Workshop will be held on this Tuesday, August 21, 2018 in Reid Hall from 9 a.m. to noon. The workshop includes interactive sessions, free food, raffle prizes, and more. Please register online at https://bit.ly/2n4Hdp3.  Contact Jenna Gonzalez, Associate Director of the DRC, at JennaGo@ufsa.ufl.edu.

Filed under Academic, Events on August 20, 2018.

New Florida Museum display features Levy County fossils

The Florida Museum of Natural History’s “Florida Fossils: Evolution of Life and Land” exhibit now features a Montbrook showcase with more than 30 specimens from the dig site in Levy County. The gallery explores the meticulous effort of paleontological fieldwork with fossils at various stages of the collection process, from the field and lab to [...]

Filed under Academic, Events on August 20, 2018.

Leisure Course Registration Opens Aug. 21

Welcome back, Gators! Registration for Fall Leisure Courses opens Tuesday, August 21 at 10 a.m. Leisure Courses are non-credit classes hosted by the Reitz Union where students can learn new skills and meet new people in a fun and relaxed environment! This semester we have more new courses than ever, along with our most popular. [...]

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events on August 20, 2018.

One Sweet Party GatorNights

Come out and have a sweet night at the first GatorNights of Fall! Enjoy a live performance by Comedy Hypnotist CJ Johnson in the Grand Ballroom at 9:30 PM where you could even have the opportunity to be hypnotized.  Satisfy your sweet tooth with the Chocolate Fountain and Candy Bar as you make your way [...]

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events on August 20, 2018.

First Week Florida

Check out the must list of activities and opportunities happening at UF
Get the guide: https://transitions.dso.ufl.edu/wp-content/uploads/sites/8/2018/08/First-Week-Florida-Events-Guide.pdf
The First Week Florida event series is specifically designed to make new Gators feel at home. These highlighted events take place over the course of the first few weeks of classes. The first few weeks are packed with socially enriching programs [...]

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events on August 15, 2018.

Florida Museum invites artists, designers to ‘SciArt Meetup: Plants’ Aug. 19

Artists and designers are invited to visit the Florida Museum of Natural History before hours for SciArt Meetups to explore exhibits and create art inspired by Florida nature and culture! With partner Santa Fe College Art Gallery, join the museum on Aug. 19 from 9 a.m. to noon for a brief art or science presentation [...]

Filed under Academic, Events on August 15, 2018.

Pop Culture GatorNights

Explore a new world this Friday, July 20 at GatorNights in the Reitz Union as you enter the Virtual Reality Zone. Have your mind read by Mentalist Jonny Zavant starting at 9:30 PM in the Grand Ballroom. Make your own Stickers in the Outdoor Tabling Area or decorate a Mini Tote Bag in the Arts [...]

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events on July 15, 2018.

Florida Museum hosts free Creative B movie ‘Nightwing’

The Florida Museum is hosting a screening of “Nightwing,” released in 1979 and rated PG, at the museum on Friday, July 20, at 7 p.m. Visitors will have the chance to discuss the film with a panel of scientists, artists and special effects experts. The museum and Creative B will screen the movie and explore [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on July 15, 2018.

Weeks of Welcome – Summer B

Weeks of  Welcome is a campus-wide series of events designed to welcome new first-year, transfer and graduate students to the University of Florida, as well as to welcome back returning students.
Weeks of Welcome events are planned by and represent student organizations, academic units and student services to pique interests and bring people together across campus. [...]

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events on July 8, 2018.

ACCENT Presents: Jay Pharoah

Stand-up comedian and actor Jay Pharoah will perform on July 10 in the University Auditorium at an event hosted by ACCENT Speakers Bureau. Doors will open at 7:00 p.m. and the speaking engagement will begin at 8:00 p.m.
Students with a valid UFID may pick up a maximum of two tickets free of charge from the [...]

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events on July 8, 2018.