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Public Leadership Institute (PLI) Fall 2015 Class

Are you an aspiring public leader?  Have you thought about running for office or holding an appointed office? Then the Public Leadership Institute might be for you!
The Business Community Coalition (a partnership between the Chamber, Realtors, and Builders) will offer the Public Leadership Institute (PLI) this fall from September to November, 2015.
PLI educates professionals in the [...]

Filed under Academic & Research, Opportunities on June 22, 2015.

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 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 mutual [...]

Filed under Academic & Research, Opportunities on June 22, 2015.

Medical Research Assistant Needed

Summer research assistant needed for recruitment and data collection. This study is based in a UF Pediatric Endocrine clinic and is studying ways to help obese adolescents lose weight. Great opportunity for pre-med and pre-health students. Time commitment 10-15 hours/week. If interested, please email kristinjohnson23@ufl.edu.

Filed under Academic & Research, Opportunities on June 15, 2015.

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 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 mutual [...]

Filed under Academic & Research, Opportunities on June 15, 2015.

CPR, First Aid, Lifeguard Training and More; Safety Training Courses

Planning ahead for a job or upcoming internship that requires safety certification? RecSports offers certification programs in Lifeguarding and Lifeguard Recertification (American Red Cross), Heartsaver First Aid with CPR and AED (American Heart Association) and Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers (American Heart Association). Registration is now open. Register on http://rsconnect.recsports.ufl.edu/ under the “Courses” [...]

Filed under Academic & Research, Opportunities on June 8, 2015.

Personal Training Preparation Course

The Personal Training Preparation Course entails a 14-week, comprehensive training program through Personal Training Academy (PTA) Global curriculum. PTA Global is an online-based certification that provides students with an extensive foundation on all core fitness subject areas including functional anatomy, exercise programming, program design, posture and assessment, liability and risk, nutrition and behavior and communication. This course [...]

Filed under Academic & Research, Opportunities on June 8, 2015.

Do you have an ACL injury?

The Applied Neuromechanics Lab is requesting participants for a study examining cognitive function and lower extremity biomechanics following an ACL injury. Participants must be between the age of 18 to 85 and have only one ACL injury. Individuals will perform various cognitive tests and walk on a split belt treadmill during a two hour testing [...]

Filed under Academic & Research, Opportunities on June 8, 2015.

“How Broadway Shows are Financially Structured and Who Makes Money in Commercial Theatre”

Throughout May and June, students at the University of Florida’s School of Theatre + Dance will have the unique opportunity to work on Volleygirls, a new musical currently in development by a team of award-winning artists and producers, including UF School of Theatre + Dance alumnus and two-time Tony Award winning producer John Arthur Pinckard. [...]

Filed under Academic & Research, Opportunities on June 8, 2015.

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 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 mutual [...]

Filed under Academic & Research, Opportunities on June 8, 2015.

Portrait Photography Competition

Be inspired by portrait photographer Emil Otto Hoppé and submit your photographs for display at the Harn Museum of Art!  For more information and submission requirements visit harn.ufl.edu/get-involved. Submission deadline is June 15.

Filed under Academic & Research, Opportunities on June 1, 2015.