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Weather Advisory

Time to bundle up! Beginning tonight, a cold air mass will travel into the region forcing temperatures down into the 20s and 30s. This cold weather will continue until Thursday morning.
Please take the necessary precautions to protect against the freezing temperatures. Those include:

Wearing the appropriate clothing to stay warm
Providing additional care to any pets
Taking [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech, Newsletter on November 17, 2014.

Webmail Email System to be Retired – Take Action Before January 29,2015

What’s happening?
The Webmail email system (webmail.ufl.edu), which has served as UF’s centrally-provided student email system for 15 years, will be retired in March 2015.   As part of retiring this system, all active student Webmail mailboxes must be moved or “migrated” to UF’s GatorCloud email system, which is UF’s new email service powered by Microsoft Office [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech, Newsletter on November 17, 2014.

Gator Tips of the Week

November 17 – Make sure you call SNAP 352-392-SNAP if you need assistance on your walk home. Asking for help shows strength!

November 18 – Yoga can be a great stress relief during these final weeks of the semester. Have you checked out RecSports group fitness schedule?

November 19 – Ask open-ended questions that will [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech, Newsletter on November 17, 2014.

Tacky Sweater Holiday 5K

It’s nearly time for the first annual Tacky Sweater Holiday 5K. On Saturday, December 6, run (or walk) 3.1 miles with your friends, healthcare professionals, and the greater Gainesville community in the name of global health. The proceeds will be used to fund six UF medical mission trips organized by graduate medical and pharmacy students [...]

Filed under Newsletter, Student Organizations on November 17, 2014.

Apply for the 2015 Cohort of the Florida Opportunity Scholars Academy of Leadership (FOSAL)

The application for the 2015 Cohort of the Florida Opportunity Scholars Academy of Leadership (FOSAL) is now open. FOSAL is a year-long leadership program with an emphasis on self-awareness and career planning for third and fourth year first-generation college students at UF. Applications are due Friday, November 21, 2014 by 5 p.m. Please contact Andres [...]

Filed under Leadership, Newsletter, Opportunities on November 17, 2014.

3D Printing and Scanning Workshop

Interested in 3D printing? Check out the Center for Undergraduate Research’s 3D Printing and Scanning Workshop in Marston Science Library Visualization Room on Monday, November 17 from 4-5 p.m. There will be a presentation followed by a demonstration and a Q & A session. The link to the Facebook event has more information: https://www.facebook.com/events/701139906650988/?notif_t=plan_user_joined
Questions? Contact [...]

Filed under Academic, Events, Newsletter on November 17, 2014.

Yesplus Gators

How do we maintain a positive, effective state of mind to do everything we need to do and live life on our terms? YES+ Gators, a club focused on success and personal development, is hosting a 1-hour workshop on techniques and strategies to increase productivity, reduce stress, and live a happier life. College is a [...]

Filed under Newsletter, Student Organizations on November 17, 2014.

UF in Rome 2015 – Information Session

Do you dream of studying abroad in Rome? You can make it happen!
The UF in Rome Language and Culture Program (summer B 2015) will hold an information session on Wednesday, November 19 at 5:10 p.m. in PUGH 302. Check the program Website for more information:
http://users.clas.ufl.edu/sherrie/roma2015
Contact: Sherrie Nunn, sherrie@ufl.edu

Filed under Newsletter, Opportunities, Study Abroad on November 17, 2014.

Registrar Reminders

Spring 2015 registration and schedule adjustment continues with access from ISIS.
Monday, November 24 is the deadline to drop a fall class by college petition or withdraw from all fall classes without receiving failing grades. If you miss this deadline you must petition with your college, documenting extenuating circumstances or university error, as to why you [...]

Filed under Administrative, Newsletter, Registrar on November 17, 2014.

HSA’s MLP hosts “I AM FAMOUS”

Want to meet someone famous? On Tuesday, November 18 at 6 p.m., the Internal Relations Committee of the Hispanic Student Association’s Member Leadership Program will be hosting a fun-filled event at La Casita. “I AM FAMOUS” is an interactive night of excitement aiming to unite the Hispanic-Latino community by teaching about past influential Hispanic-Latin@ role [...]

Filed under Newsletter, Student Organizations on November 17, 2014.