E-Cigarette Research Study. Participants receive $15 Amazon gift card

Researchers in the Department of Behavioral Science and Community Health at UF, in collaboration with GatorWell, are recruiting UF students to develop a health communication campaign on electronic cigarettes. Interested students will complete a brief survey to assess eligibility for the study, and will be compensated with a $15 Amazon giftcard for further participation, if [...]

Filed under Academic & Research, Newsletter, Opportunities on May 18, 2015.

Food Pantry Student Assistant

The University of Florida will be opening a food pantry on campus to serve students, faculty, and staff in need of food and toiletry items. The student assistant position (must be eligible for Federal Work Study to apply) will be an instrumental role in the daily operations of the pantry. Any questions about the position [...]

Filed under Internships & Career, Newsletter, Opportunities on May 18, 2015.

Summer Volunteer Opportunities at YOUR Art Museum

The Harn Museum of Art is recruiting curious, outgoing and enthusiastic students to provide friendly and informative experiences to museum visitors. Visitor Service Volunteers and Gallery Guides commit 2 – 5 hours of service per week studying current exhibitions, participating in customer service trainings and creating a welcoming environment. To apply, contact Visitor Services Manager [...]

Filed under Newsletter, Opportunities, Service on May 18, 2015.

Travel the World without Leaving Gainesville

Would you like to volunteer with international students? Volunteer with them as a Conversation Volunteer through the English Language Institute at UF. No foreign language experience is needed. The program is designed to help students practice English in a friendly setting while meeting Americans and making friends. Volunteers should plan on spending about an hour [...]

Filed under Newsletter, Opportunities, Service on May 18, 2015.

5k Walk/ Run for Oral Cancer Awareness

Register today for UF’s third annual Oral Cancer Awareness Walk/ 5K on Saturday, May 30 at Westside Park in Gainesville. Get your free Oral Cancer Health Screening before its too late and come run/ walk a 5k with them. Sign up now for this awesome event to raise awareness for oral cancer, a leading killer [...]

Filed under Athletic & Health, Newsletter, Opportunities on May 18, 2015.

Balance 180 Seeking Volunteers

Balance 180 is a local non-profit organization that focuses on integrating children with varying abilities through sports. They are gearing up for the start of their Summer Adaptive Gymnastics class and their Summer Camp. They are looking for volunteers that are excited to work with kids with special needs! All of our volunteers work one-on-one [...]

Filed under Newsletter, Opportunities, Service on May 18, 2015.

Florida Museum’s Adult Volunteer Orientation

Want to become a Florida Museum of Natural History volunteer? The first step is attending the new volunteer orientation on May 20 from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. to help find the best match for your interests and abilities. Volunteers serve as exhibit guides to school groups and other Museum visitors or provide assistance in the [...]

Filed under Newsletter, Opportunities, Service on May 18, 2015.

Control Flu Internship

Control Flu is seeking interns to help plan, implement, and evaluate Alachua County’s School Influenza Immunization Program.  They provide dynamic internship opportunities, giving insight and experience in healthcare promotion and disease prevention.
Applicants should be dependable individuals interested in public health who are available Wednesday or Thursday mornings during fall 2015, able to dedicate 10-20 hours [...]

Filed under Internships & Career, Newsletter, Opportunities on May 18, 2015.

Apply Now for UF Intercollegiate Athletics Committee

UF students are invited to apply for membership on the Intercollegiate Athletics Committee (one position available). The appointment is for the 2015-2016 academic year.
The I.A.C. is the faculty/student committee which recommends academic policies concerning athletics.
Student applicants should be enrolled on a [...]

Filed under Leadership, Opportunities on May 11, 2015.

Summer Intramural Sports

Register by May 15 (noon) for Summer A sports leagues: Softball, Kickball, Dodgeball, Indoor Soccer and 5-on-5 Basketball. All leagues start on May 18. RecSports will also offer a one-day Table Tennis Flash Tournament on June 9. For all Intramural Sports, register on IMLeagues linked from recsports.ufl.edu.

Filed under Athletic & Health, Opportunities on May 11, 2015.