Town Hall Meeting with President Fuchs

Black Affairs and the Black Student Affairs Task Force are holding their semesterly Town Hall Meeting with President Fuchs. The meeting is on Tuesday, Nov. 28 from 6-7:30 p.m. in the Rion Ballroom of the J. Wayne Reitz Union. Learn more at

Filed under Cultural, Events, Newsletter on November 20, 2017.

Thanksgiving Break Help Desk Hours

Gators, due to the Thanksgiving Holiday, the UF Computing Help Desk will close at 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, November 22. Walk-in service will remain closed until Monday, November 27, but students can contact the Help Desk starting on Saturday, November 25 via email ( or phone (352-392-HELP/4357). If you need assistance updating your password, accessing [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech, Newsletter on November 19, 2017.

TNX’s Warm for the Winter Coat Drive

November is Homeless Awareness Month, and this year the Alpha Alpha Chapter of Theta Nu Xi Multicultural Sorority, Inc., along with our amazing cosponsors, is hosting a warm clothing drive to help keep the homeless in Gainesville warm this winter!
Any and all donations are accepted (socks, pants, jackets, blankets, etc.) All donations will go to [...]

Filed under Newsletter, Student Organizations on November 19, 2017.

Submit you idea, win $2050

ONE WORLD is an event like no other and creates an amazing opportunity for students to share their innovations that contribute to saving our world and recognize individuals dedicated to that cause. Students, submit your ideas to present your solutions in a TED talk style in front of UF faculty, policy makers, extension professionals, community [...]

Filed under Academic & Research, Newsletter, Opportunities on November 19, 2017.

Harn Museum New Volunteer Opportunities

Join us at the Harn Museum of Art on December 2 at 1 p.m. for an information session about new volunteer opportunities at the museum. Early Learning Program Volunteers will assist young children with art-making during field trips. Art for Life Volunteers take art presentations out to senior citizens in assisted lived facilities. This information [...]

Filed under Newsletter, Opportunities, Service on November 19, 2017.

GatorWell Focus Group Opportunity

GatorWell wants student perspectives for our newest alcohol campaign.  Receive a $25 UF Bookstore gift card and free pizza for your participation in a two hour long confidential focus group the throughout the months of October and November.  You must be a UF student and 18 or older to participate.  If interested please email [...]

Filed under Academic & Research, Newsletter, Opportunities on November 19, 2017.

Florida Basketball This Week

Students! Registration for upcoming games vs. Florida State (Dec. 4 at 9 p.m.) and Loyola Chicago (Dec. 6 at 8 p.m.) opens Monday at 6 p.m. Florida State is Rainesville Night with the forecast calling for raining threes and the debut of a brand-new court projection presentation! Loyola Chicago is Acapella Night with acapella performances [...]

Filed under Athletic & Health, Events, Newsletter on November 19, 2017.

Florida Alternative Breaks Service Trips

Florida Alternative Breaks:
Florida Alternative Breaks is a University of Florida program that sends out service-learning trips based on specific social issues during weekends and academic breaks. Florida Alternative Breaks’ vision is to develop a community of life-long active citizens who are committed to positive, sustainable change. We currently have 6 different Weekend, Winter Break, and [...]

Filed under Newsletter, Opportunities, Service on November 19, 2017.

First-Generation Academy Application

The First-Generation Academy (FGA) is a year-long leadership program with an emphasis on self-awareness, community building, and career planning for 3rd and 4th year first-generation college students at the University of Florida. They recognize you are first in your family to graduate and plan for what is next, so they want to help you prepare [...]

Filed under Academic & Research, Newsletter, Opportunities on November 19, 2017.

Drop Your Socks in the Box!

The Off Campus Life Ambassadors are collecting unused socks and underwear to benefit our friends at Peaceful Paths!
Peaceful Paths provides a wide range of services including emergency shelter, transitional housing, crisis hotline, victim advocacy, and much more for survivors of domestic abuse.
The drive will start Nov. 21st and end Dec. 7th!  Donations can include socks [...]

Filed under Newsletter, Opportunities, Service on November 19, 2017.