Write about Art for the Harn Museum

Write yourself into the art museum!
Words on Canvas is a writing competition at the Harn Museum of Art for UF and SFC college students interested in inspiring museum-goers by writing poetry or prose connected with a work of art.  Winning entries will be printed and presented at the museum. Prizes to be awarded. Open to [...]

Filed under Academic & Research, Newsletter, Opportunities on December 15, 2014.

Volunteer Opportunities at YOUR Art Museum

The Harn Museum of Art is recruiting volunteers for the following positions. Applications are available at harn.ufl.edu/volunteer.
MUSEs (Museum University Student Educators) are creative, energetic and dynamic students from various academic backgrounds who share their love of fun and passion for art with others. MUSEs present interactive and engaging experiences during Museum Nights and participate in [...]

Filed under Newsletter, Opportunities, Service on December 15, 2014.

ILR Student Aging Research Exposition and Awards

The Institute of Learning in Retirement welcomes abstract submissions for the 5th Annual Student Aging Research Exposition and Awards to be held February 24, 2015. This event is an excellent opportunity for up to 25 students (undergraduate, graduate, and postdoctoral welcome) to present and be recognized for their research. Questions may be directed to ILRAgingResearch@gmail.com. [...]

Filed under Academic & Research, Newsletter, Opportunities on December 15, 2014.

Graduate Student Staff Positions

Are you attending graduate school at UF?  If so, check out this great opportunity.  The Department of Housing and Residence Education is currently seeking applicants for their Graduate Staff positions for the 2015-2016 academic year. These positions include Graduate Hall Directors and a Student Learning and Engagement Graduate position. Come join their warm, welcoming and [...]

Filed under Internships & Career, Newsletter, Opportunities on December 15, 2014.

Florida Alternative Breaks Still Has Spots Open for Trips

If you haven’t signed up for a Florida Alternative Breaks Trip, don’t fret! There are still spots left on some trips. Don’t miss out on the opportunity to join a community of individuals committed to positive, sustainable change. For more information, visit their Website. http://www.leadershipandservice.ufl.edu/programs/florida_alternative_breaks/participants/
Featured Trip: Veteran’s Healthcare.
This trip goes out to St. Augustine, Florida [...]

Filed under Newsletter, Opportunities, Service on December 15, 2014.

Travel the World without Leaving Gainesville

Would you like volunteer with international students? Volunteer with us 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 each [...]

Filed under Newsletter, Opportunities, Study Abroad on December 15, 2014.

MentorUF Spring Application Open

Want to be a part of a volunteering organization dedicated to serving the children, families, and schools of the Gainesville community? Join MentorUF today. Their spring application is open and you can join one of two amazing mentoring programs working with elementary and middle school students.  If you’re interested, please follow the link below to [...]

Filed under Newsletter, Opportunities, Service on December 15, 2014.

Get IRS-Certified for Free

The United Way of North Central Florida is recruiting students to become tax preparer volunteers for the 2015 tax season.

Get real life experience with tax assessments and tax law
Get IRS-tax certified for free
Network with other great organizations
Build your resume with quality volunteer experience and certification, and receive a letter of recommendation and reference upon successful [...]

Filed under Academic & Research, Newsletter, Opportunities on December 15, 2014.

Amgen Scholars Program

Now approaching its ninth summer, the Amgen Scholars Program continues to offer undergraduates the opportunity to collaborate with faculty at top institutions on cutting-edge scientific research.  In addition to ten renowned U.S.host institutions, they are excited to announce that U.S. students may now apply to be Amgen Scholars at leading institutions in Japan: Kyoto University, [...]

Filed under Academic & Research, Opportunities on December 8, 2014.

Happening at the Career Resource Center this week. . .

Check out some our events at the CRC this week. Log into www.crc.ufl.edu for a full list.

Graduate Student Etiquette Dinner on Tues., Dec 9 from 4-6 p.m.

Filed under Internships & Career, Opportunities on December 8, 2014.