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McNair Scholars Program

Would you like to learn more about the McNair Scholars Program? Are you planning to apply and have questions you would like to get answered before you submit your application? If so, then meet them next Friday, January 13 for a brief information session. The event will take place from 3 to 4:30 p.m. in [...]

Filed under Academic & Research, Newsletter, Opportunities on January 9, 2017.

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, Newsletter, Opportunities on January 9, 2017.

Student Health Interdisciplinary Program (SHIP) Spring 2017 Application

Studenta Health Interdisciplinary Program (SHIP) is a campus-community outreach program with the mission of bringing undergraduate and graduate students from various disciplines together to volunteer at local elementary schools and after school organizations in at-risk/low income neighborhoods.  More specifically, SHIP volunteers teach third through fifth grade students about the fundamentals of health and safety, as [...]

Filed under Academic & Research, Newsletter, Opportunities on January 9, 2017.

Join the Frank Conference First Training Session

Join the Frank Conference team at their first training session January 9 at 6 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 January 9, 2017.

Health and Wellness Scholarship from UF Student Health

The annual $500 Gareth Kerr Memorial Scholarship Award recognizes students that consistently support campus and community health programs and/or work diligently to promote a cause related to health and wellness.
Open to full-time undergraduate and graduate students in good standing with UF (GPA of 3.0 or above), award nominees must demonstrate a special commitment to a [...]

Filed under Academic & Research, Newsletter, Opportunities on January 9, 2017.

Civic Scholar Research: Early Childhood Education

The Bob Graham Center is now accepting applications for its 2017 Civic Scholars program. If selected, participants will investigate the critical challenges facing Florida’s counties as they seek to improve early childhood education services for families in their community. Students will research the issue, interview stakeholders and write a report. The center will do its [...]

Filed under Academic & Research, Newsletter, Opportunities on January 9, 2017.

Call for Entries: Seventh Annual ILR Student Research on Aging Exposition and Awards

The Institute for Learning in Retirement(ILR) at Oak Hammock invites undergraduates, graduate students, and post-doctoral fellows to present their research related to adult development and aging at the 7th Annual Student Research on Aging Exposition. Five finalists of the poster presentation will be selected by a panel of judges to give oral presentations at a [...]

Filed under Academic & Research, Newsletter, Opportunities on January 9, 2017.

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 December 30, 2016.

Call for Entries: Seventh Annual ILR Student Research on Aging Exposition and Awards

The Institute for Learning in Retirement(ILR) at Oak Hammock invites undergraduates, graduate students, and post-doctoral fellows to present their research related to adult development and aging at the 7th Annual Student Research on Aging Exposition. Five finalists of the poster presentation will be selected by a panel of judges to give oral presentations at a [...]

Filed under Academic & Research, Opportunities on December 30, 2016.

UF Students Receive Free Admission to Fee-based Exhibits

University of Florida students with a valid Gator 1 card receive free admission to the “Butterfly Rainforest” and other fee-based exhibits year-round at the Florida Museum of Natural History, sponsored by the UF Student Government. The museum is located at 3215 Hull Road just south of the Southwest Rec Center in the UF Cultural [...]

Filed under Academic & Research, Opportunities on December 30, 2016.