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Goldwater Scholarship Information Session

Goldwater Scholarships are awarded to outstanding undergraduates who are studying mathematics, natural sciences, or engineering and who intend to pursue a career in research (not in medical practice). Current sophomores or juniors who wish to be considered for UF nomination must submit an application by November 20 through the Goldwater website: http://goldwater.scholarsapply.org/index.php. (Note that a [...]

Filed under Academic & Research, Newsletter, Opportunities on October 1, 2017.

Public Service Fellowships Information Session

There are many fellowship opportunities specifically geared toward applicants interested in attending graduate school and pursuing careers in public service. This information session will introduce you to a few of those opportunities, including the Truman Scholarship, the Pickering Foreign Affairs Fellowship, and the Public Policy & International Affairs Program (PPIA).
Honors Advisor Regan Garner will present [...]

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Gatorship Applications

Multicultural & Diversity Affairs invites you to apply to Gatorship, a co-curricular intergroup dialogue and social justice education program that utilizes peer facilitation to engage students in dialogue across difference. It culminates in 4 off-campus weekend retreats during the Spring semester with 60-70 student participants per retreat. During the retreats, participants learn about social justice, social [...]

Filed under Leadership, Newsletter, Opportunities on October 1, 2017.

Interested in Working in NYC?

Work in NYC with Success Academy
Success Academy is a network of 46 high-performing public charter schools in New York City serving almost 16,000 kids and families, primarily from high-risk, low-income inner-city neighborhoods.
Success Academy is looking to hire University of Florida graduates from all backgrounds and majors. What makes SA a great first step on your [...]

Filed under Internships & Career, Newsletter, Opportunities on October 1, 2017.

Gainesville Reads Media Relations Volunteers

Are you looking for community service hours or just a way to get involved with the Gainesville community? Gainesville Reads, a nonprofit organization created to give the right of literacy to people in the Gainesville community are currently looking for media relation volunteers. People who are interested in photography, web-design and creating memorable moments for [...]

Filed under Newsletter, Opportunities, Service on October 1, 2017.

Calling all student actors! Live the fictional life of Madame Adèle Pastel

“What did it mean – legally, socially, scientifically – to be a woman in the France in the 18th century? What does it mean now?” Actors/actresses are needed to present public, dramatic readings of excerpts from an essay written by this femme artist (had she written at all) in the exhibition “Becoming a Woman in [...]

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Interfaith Ambassadors Leadership Committee and Service Chair Applications

Are you interested in helping to make UF more inclusive for people of all faiths and backgrounds? Do you want to help plan engaging events for the UF student body? Would you like to learn more about the diverse religious traditions present on your college campus? If so, the Interfaith Ambassadors would like to offer [...]

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Are your study skills not quite up to par?

The UF Teaching Center is here to help! Set up an individual appointment with their own Learning Specialist to discuss the issues you are experiencing and to learn about the best way to study for you. They examine a variety of topics such as time management, test anxiety, and successful studying tactics. Sign up here [...]

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Need an on-campus job?

The UF Teaching Center is now hiring! They are currently looking for tutors with strong work ethic, leadership skills, and a willingness to help others. They offer tutoring in subjects such as Calculus, Chemistry, Physics, Algebra, Statistics, and many more! If interested please apply online and include that you are a member of the UF [...]

Filed under Internships & Career, Newsletter, Opportunities on October 1, 2017.

Learning Preferences Workshop

Understanding Your Learning Preferences & Becoming a More Successful Student:
Struggling in class even though you understood the material? Confused as to why you did not do as well as you hoped on the exam, although the homework was not difficult for you? When students do not perform to their highest academic potential, it is not [...]

Filed under Academic & Research, Newsletter, Opportunities on October 1, 2017.