Gator Tips of the Week

April 14 – April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month. Become aware and educate yourself on how to prevent sexual violence.

April 15 – Wondering how to become an adult ally for sexual awareness? Check out these strategies!

April 16 – Do you need to report a sexual assault or sexual misconduct incident? Complete this UF [...]

Filed under Administrative, Information Tech, Newsletter on April 14, 2014.

Midnight Fun Run

The 8th annual Midnight Fun Run is a 5K run or 1 mile walk around UF’s Lake Alice. The event is on the last day of spring classes, Wednesday, April 23, 11:59 p.m. Registration opens April 1 at 10 a.m. on RSConnect. The first 150 registrants will receive a RecSports flashing LED light [...]

Filed under Athletic & Health, Events, Newsletter on April 14, 2014.

Celebrate Earth Day at the Florida Museum

Explore the wonders of life on Earth with hands-on activities and a huge plant sale at the Florida Museum! On April 19 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., participate in Earth Day activities in the adjacent UF Natural Area Teaching Laboratory and see diverse specimens from the museum’s vast collections.
The museum will host a large [...]

Filed under Athletic & Health, Events, Newsletter on April 14, 2014.

Dazzlers Auditions

Auditions for the 2014-2015 University of Florida Dazzlers will be held April 18-20, 2014. For more information on auditions and the prep-class, visit

Filed under Athletic & Health, Newsletter, Opportunities on April 14, 2014.

Discover Gainesville: Florida Baseball

After defeating top-ranked Florida State, the Gator baseball team is ready to make a run for its 13th SEC Championship.  Join Off Campus Life for its final Discover Gainesville event for spring and catch Florida in action against conference-foe Georgia on Friday, April 18 (7 p.m.) at McKethan Stadium. There is no cost to attend [...]

Filed under Athletic & Health, Events, Newsletter on April 14, 2014.

Go Out With an Academic Bang this Semester

Do you have all the tools that you need to take on final exam week? Attend the free online workshop hosted by the UF Teaching Center. Tackling Your Tests, on Monday, April 21 at 1:55 p.m. will cover test taking strategies to help you do your best on exams. Register today at Any questions? [...]

Filed under Academic & Research, Newsletter, Opportunities on April 14, 2014.

Fulbright Day – April 16

The Fulbright Program provides funding for students, scholars and faculty to undertake graduate study, advanced research, university teaching, and teaching in elementary and secondary schools.
The International Center will be hosting Fulbright Day on Wednesday, April 16, 2014 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Smathers Library, Room 100 (formerly 1A).  Come and learn about the [...]

Filed under Academic, Events, Newsletter on April 14, 2014.


Applications are now available for MentorUF, a group of mentoring organizations dedicated to improving the lives of local elementary, middle, and high school students.  With four distinct mentoring opportunities, you can choose a program that is best for you.  As a mentor, you will meet with your student(s) each week, spending time working on academics [...]

Filed under Newsletter, Opportunities, Service on April 14, 2014.

Student Football Tickets

For seven Saturdays in the fall, where else would you rather be…than in The Swamp? Grab your orange and blue and join 20,000 other Gator students and register for the lottery today.  The lottery closes July 24, but don’t wait, register now

Filed under Athletic & Health, Events, Newsletter on April 14, 2014.

Kosher for Passover Food at Gator Dining

UF Hillel is thrilled to partner with Gator Dining to bring kosher for Passover food as well as food that is made with out bread products to students in a convenient way this year. Check out Gator Dining’s website for more information!

Filed under Cultural, Events, Newsletter on April 14, 2014.