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Amgen Scholars Program

Now approaching its eleventh summer, the Amgen Scholars Program continues to offer undergraduates the opportunity to collaborate with faculty at top institutions on cutting-edge scientific research at ten renowned U.S. host institutions.
Applications for the 2017 U.S. Amgen Scholars Program are now online.  Note that applicants do not need to currently attend one of the host [...]

Filed under Academic & Research, Newsletter, Opportunities on November 27, 2016.

Frank Conference Ambassadors Information Session: Tuesday, Nov. 29, 5 p.m., Weimer 3032

Join the Frank Conference team at their information session November 29 at 5 p.m. in Weimer 3032.

Frank 2017 is an exclusive conference for professionals held at the end of February 2017. It is not only a chance for students to work on a conference and put it on their resume; this is a chance [...]

Filed under Academic & Research, Newsletter, Opportunities on November 27, 2016.

Do Your Study Skills Need Work?

The UF Teaching Center is hosting a “Crash Course on Study Skills” free workshop Nov. 30 from 5 to 6 p.m. Be sure to join us to learn successful learning strategies to help you be the best student you can be. See you then! Sign up here by clicking “Sign up for current study skills [...]

Filed under Academic & Research, Newsletter, Opportunities on November 27, 2016.

Culturally Relevant Pedagogy

This workshop provides an introduction to culturally relevant pedagogy in the university classroom. Participants will collaborate to examine their assumptions about effective teaching for diverse student populations. Though participants will learn culturally relevant teaching strategies to engage diverse learners, this workshop will focus on an orientation to a pedagogical stance that honors racial and cultural [...]

Filed under Academic & Research, Opportunities on November 27, 2016.

Monopoly Research Study

Are you interested in being a research participant? Criteria for the study include the following: ages 15-21, born in the USA, consider yourself Hispanic/Latino, no tobacco use, and have played Monopoly before. Breakfast, lunch and compensation are provided. Contact the research coordinator, Darci Miller at (352) 294-5980 for more information.

Filed under Academic & Research, Opportunities on November 27, 2016.

Reinvent the Art Museum Experience in Spring 2017

Explore and activate current exhibitions at YOUR art museum on Thursdays! Become a M.U.S.E (Museum University Student Educator) to plan tours and activities that transform, surprise and challenge. All majors welcome. Weekly meetings on Thursdays from 3:30 to 5 p.m. Deadline to join is January 5. Visit harn.ufl.edu/volunteer for the application and details. Contact Elizabeth [...]

Filed under Academic & Research, Newsletter, Opportunities on November 27, 2016.

Study Spot

APIA Study Spot located in the APIA Space within MCDA on the Second Floor at the Reitz Union, and is every Friday from 3 to 5 p.m. This time and space is designated to honor noble silence for students, staff, and faculty while engaging in their study. Our hope is to provide a space where [...]

Filed under Academic & Research, Newsletter, Opportunities on November 27, 2016.

Study Skills Workshop

The UF Teaching Center is hosting a “Crash Course on Study Skills” workshop Nov. 30 from 5-6 p.m. Be sure to join them to learn successful learning strategies to help you be the best student you can be. See you then! Sign up here by clicking “Sign up for current study skills and GRE workshops”: [...]

Filed under Academic & Research, Opportunities on November 21, 2016.

Monopoly Research Study

Are you interested in being a research participant? Criteria for the study include the following: ages 15-21, born in the USA, consider yourself Hispanic/Latino, no tobacco use, and have played Monopoly before. Breakfast, lunch and compensation are provided. Contact the research coordinator, Darci Miller at (352) 294-5980 for more information.

Filed under Academic & Research, Opportunities on November 21, 2016.

Travel the World without Leaving Gainesville

Would you like to volunteer with international students? Be a Conversation Volunteer through the UF English Language Institute. The program is designed to help ELI students practice English in a friendly setting while making American friends. Volunteers spend 1 hour each week for the whole semester meeting with their partner at a time and location [...]

Filed under Academic & Research, Opportunities on November 21, 2016.