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Problems Studying?

Do your study habits need a boost? Identify your learning style, create a plan of action, and learn to be an efficient studier in a collaborative session with your peers under the guidance of a Learning Specialist from the UF Teaching Center. Take a critical look at your organizational habits and learn strategies that successful [...]

Filed under Academic & Research, Newsletter, Opportunities on February 8, 2016.

Participants Needed for Psychology Study

UF Psychology Department researchers are seeking individuals aged 18+ to participate in a study examining personality and beliefs about help-seeking. Internet and email access is required. Participants will be asked to fill out brief questionnaires on aspects of their personality and perspectives toward seeking help for psychological distress. Participation is confidential and responses will be [...]

Filed under Academic & Research, Opportunities on February 8, 2016.

Michael Thurston, State Department Diplomat-in-Residence UF Advising Hours

Michael Thurston, U.S. Department of State Diplomat-in-Residence, will hold office hours in the UF International Center Small Conference Room on Thursday, February 25, from 10:30 to 3 p.m. He will be available to talk with students about possible careers or internships with the Department of State.
Thurston most recently served in Afghanistan, where he was the [...]

Filed under Academic & Research, Newsletter, Opportunities on February 8, 2016.

Graham Center Student Fellows – Applications Open

Devoted to fulfilling the Graham Center’s goal of training the next generation of public and private sector leaders for Florida, Graham Center Student Fellows will serve as the official student representatives of the Graham Center.
A gateway to participation in public service related activities, the group’s goal is to increase the cohesiveness of the center and [...]

Filed under Academic & Research, Newsletter, Opportunities on February 8, 2016.

Health Psychology Research Team Looking for Undergraduate Research Assistants

Research assistants gain “real world” training related to the delivery of patient-centered culturally sensitive healthcare and health promotion with the ultimate goal of reducing health disparities. All members of Dr. Tucker’s research team learn how to conduct culturally sensitive, community participatory, qualitative and quantitative research by being involved in all aspects of the research process.  [...]

Filed under Academic & Research, Newsletter, Opportunities on February 8, 2016.

Become a Harn Member for Free

Become a free student member of the Harn today! Benefits include free admission to 800 museums throughout North America, evites to Harn member pARTies, access to the Harn’s exclusive Digital Member Card App, and a 10 percent discount in the Museum Store. Sign up at http://harn.ufl.edu/globalgator and start enjoying the benefits of membership!  The Harn [...]

Filed under Academic & Research, Opportunities on February 8, 2016.

Sing With Pazeni

Pazeni Sauti is UF’s first Africa Choir is open to all students at the university! Come and enjoy singing and performing songs from across the African Continent. Pazeni meets every Friday at 3 p.m. in MUB 120. Join them for an hour of singing, dancing, and good times. For more details check their Facebook page [...]

Filed under Academic & Research, Opportunities on February 8, 2016.

Travel the World without Leaving Gainesville

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

Filed under Academic & Research, Opportunities on February 8, 2016.

Words on Canvas: Harn Museum Writing Competition

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.
Interested students should stop by the Harn front desk to pick up information on eligible works of [...]

Filed under Academic & Research, Opportunities on February 8, 2016.

Stress Management Research Participation Request

Participants needed for an online treatment study that involves building stress management skills. In this study, you will be watching daily stress management videos and responding to several surveys. In its entirety, this study will take about 4.5 hours to complete over 10 weeks. If you are an undergraduate student at UF and 18 years [...]

Filed under Academic & Research, Opportunities on February 2, 2016.