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Enjoy an evening of live storytelling at the Florida Museum April 5

In partnership with Guts & Glory GNV, the Florida Museum will offer “When Nature Calls: A Live Storytelling Event” April 5 from 6 to 9 p.m. featuring original, true, first-person storytelling. Food and beverages will be available at a cash bar and an on-site food truck. Attendees must be 18 years or older. The program [...]

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events on April 1, 2018.

Florida Museum to host UF Bug Week scavenger hunt April 7

Celebrate the University of Florida’s annual Bug Week with a free scavenger hunt at the Florida Museum from 10 a.m. to noon on April 7. Teams will be given bug-related clues for a chance to win prizes. Visitors may also touch live insects at the UF entomology department’s Bug Zoo near the “Discovery Zone” exhibit. [...]

Filed under Academic, Events on April 1, 2018.

Take Back the Night

STRIVE at GatorWell’s Take Back the Night March and Rally Against Sexual Violence will be held Wednesday, April 4, from 5:30 to 9 p.m. at the University of Florida’s Plaza of the Americas, Union Road. Survivors are invited to speak on the nature of their sexual assault and recovery, and anyone demonstrating support for survivors [...]

Filed under Athletic & Health, Events on April 1, 2018.

UF Vet Med Open House

The Vet Med Open House is April 21, 2018 from 10 to 4 p.m. Enjoy a full day of animal and educational activities. Talks on how to get into vet school, canine and equine demonstrations by law enforcement, and special guest Chris P. Bacon. In addition, guests can enjoy a food truck rally, souvenirs for [...]

Filed under Academic, Events on April 1, 2018.

Watering the Revolution

Prof. Mikael Wolfe of Stanford University will give a talk about his recent book, which re-examines Mexican agrarian reform—Latin America’s largest and most extensive—through an environmental and technological (envirotech) history of water management in the emblematic Laguna region. By uncovering the varied motivations behind the Mexican government’s decision to use invasive technologies despite knowing they [...]

Filed under Academic, Events on April 1, 2018.

Wikipedia Edit-a-thon: Art + Feminism

On Saturday, April 7 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Harn Museum of Art, edit and create Wikipedia pages related to art and feminism and underrepresented peoples in the arts. No experience required. Bring your laptop, and you will find yourself empowered to edit the internet! This stimulating, fun and free event is [...]

Filed under Academic, Events on April 1, 2018.

Yuri’s Night

Celebrate the 57th anniversary of humans in space at Yuri’s Night on Saturday, April 7 from 6:30 to 10:30 p.m. in the Physics Building Lobby.
Yuri’s Night parties and events are held around the world every April in commemoration of Yuri Gagarin becoming the first human to venture into space on April 12, 1961, and the [...]

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events on April 1, 2018.

African Student Union’s 46th Annual Showcase

Each year, the African Student Union at UF hosts one of the biggest cultural events on campus – Showcase. Showcase provides an enriching experience for the expression of African music, dance, fashion, art, and cuisine.
The Threads of Africa encompass and entangle ALL of us. Come find out where your connections lie with the African Student [...]

Filed under Cultural, Events on April 1, 2018.

2018 COE Annual Research Symposium

The Student Alliance of Graduates in Education (SAGE), the Education College Council (ECC), and the College of Education are pleased to invite you to the 3rd Annual College of Education Research Symposium that will take place on April 5, 2018 from 2 – 8 p.m. The COE Research Symposium offers a number of session formats [...]

Filed under Academic, Events on April 1, 2018.

Graduate Student Appreciation Week (GSAW) April 1-7 , 2018

The UF Graduate School is excited to announce UF’s 3rd Annual Graduate Student Appreciation Week!
This spring 2018 event is designed to celebrate the accomplishments and contributions of more than 12,000 UF graduate students and highlight the services they provide to the university and the community through research, teaching, and mentoring via events like Graduate Student [...]

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events on March 26, 2018.