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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 September 26, 2016.

Pazeni Sauti

If you can talk, you can sing! Join Pazeni Sauti in singing, dancing, and laughing as they learn and perform songs from all over Africa! No auditions necessary. Every Friday at 3 p.m. in MUB 120. Follow them on Facebook: Pazeni Sauti Africa Choir.

Filed under Academic & Research, Opportunities on September 26, 2016.

Yes Means Yes Applications

Yes Means Yes is a five week student-run positive sexuality seminar that is running in partnership with STRIVE and GatorWell. The objective is to create a space and opportunity for UF students to define consent, sexual assault and rape while also learning to think about and verbalize what a positive sexual experience means for them. [...]

Filed under Academic & Research, Newsletter, Opportunities on September 26, 2016.

President’s Holiday Greeting Card Contest

UF President Kent Fuchs and his wife, Linda, invite all students to submit original artwork for the university’s first holiday greeting card contest. The winning image, with a message from President and Mrs. Fuchs, will be sent to the UF community electronically in December.
Winner will receive a $500 prize. Runner-up will receive [...]

Filed under Academic & Research, Opportunities on September 19, 2016.

Deadline for the Research Abroad for Graduate Students Funding Opportunity

The deadline to apply for the Research Abroad for Graduate Students (RAGS) dissertation research funding opportunity is coming soon! RAGS is open to advanced doctoral students in the STEM disciplines to conduct an extended period of research at a foreign laboratory or field-site during Spring or Summer 2017. There will be an informational session for [...]

Filed under Academic & Research, Opportunities on September 19, 2016.

Entries for Science Photo Contest Accepted beginning Oct. 1

The Elegance of Science art competition will accept entries beginning Oct. 1 and is open to University of Florida students, faculty and staff. Submit your two-dimensional research images or photos that incorporate scientific tools or concepts for a chance to win cash prizes. The contest is organized by the Florida Museum of Natural History and [...]

Filed under Academic & Research, Opportunities on September 18, 2016.

Master of International Business Information Session

Join Warrington College of Business for their upcoming Master of International Business Program (MIB) information session on Thursday, September 22 at 2 p.m. in Hough Hall 120.

The MIB program is a flexible one-year graduate business degree designed to equip students with global management business skills and set them apart from the competition. The [...]

Filed under Academic & Research, Opportunities on September 18, 2016.

Pazeni Sauti Africa Choir

If you can talk, you can sing! Join Pazeni Sauti in singing, dancing, and laughing as they learn and perform songs from all over Africa. No auditions necessary. Every Friday at 3 p.m. in MUB 120. Follow them on Facebook: Pazeni Sauti Africa Choir.

Filed under Academic & Research, Opportunities on September 18, 2016.

Recruiting Female Participants for Yoga Study

Are you interested in feeling better about your body? Sign up to take part in Project Yoga – a research study about whether practicing yoga helps college-aged women think and feel better about their bodies. They are seeking women who are 18 – 30 years old, have little or no previous experience practicing yoga (i.e., [...]

Filed under Academic & Research, Opportunities on September 18, 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 September 18, 2016.