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Write about Art for the Harn Museum

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.  Winning entries will be printed and presented at the museum. Prizes to be awarded. Open to [...]

Filed under Academic & Research, Newsletter, Opportunities on December 15, 2014.

ILR Student Aging Research Exposition and Awards

The Institute of Learning in Retirement welcomes abstract submissions for the 5th Annual Student Aging Research Exposition and Awards to be held February 24, 2015. This event is an excellent opportunity for up to 25 students (undergraduate, graduate, and postdoctoral welcome) to present and be recognized for their research. Questions may be directed to ILRAgingResearch@gmail.com. [...]

Filed under Academic & Research, Newsletter, Opportunities on December 15, 2014.

Get IRS-Certified for Free

The United Way of North Central Florida is recruiting students to become tax preparer volunteers for the 2015 tax season.

Get real life experience with tax assessments and tax law
Get IRS-tax certified for free
Network with other great organizations
Build your resume with quality volunteer experience and certification, and receive a letter of recommendation and reference upon successful [...]

Filed under Academic & Research, Newsletter, Opportunities on December 15, 2014.

Amgen Scholars Program

Now approaching its ninth summer, the Amgen Scholars Program continues to offer undergraduates the opportunity to collaborate with faculty at top institutions on cutting-edge scientific research.  In addition to ten renowned U.S.host institutions, they are excited to announce that U.S. students may now apply to be Amgen Scholars at leading institutions in Japan: Kyoto University, [...]

Filed under Academic & Research, Opportunities on December 8, 2014.

Finish up Strong with a Free Online Workshop on Tackling your Finals

Concerned about finals? Need some end of the semester tips? Attend a free online workshop hosted by the UF Teaching Center next Friday, December 12 at 3 p.m. The workshop will address test taking strategies and strategies to help you finish your semester strong. You can register for the workshop using the following link https://teachingcenter.ufl.edu/workshops/ssw_register/. [...]

Filed under Academic & Research, Opportunities on December 8, 2014.

Harn Museum Writing Competition – Words on Canvas

The Harn Museum’s new writing competition, Words on Canvas, is open for entries through February 15. Open to all undergrads and grad students, Words on Canvas is looking for anyone interested in using art from the Harn’s art collection to inspire prose and poetry.
Winners will receive prizes from the Museum Store and their writing will [...]

Filed under Academic & Research, Opportunities on December 8, 2014.

Travel the World without Leaving Gainesville

Would you like volunteer with international students? Volunteer with us as a Conversation Volunteer through the English Language Institute at UF. No foreign language experience is needed. The program is designed to help students practice English in a friendly setting while meeting Americans and making friends. Volunteers should plan on spending about an hour each [...]

Filed under Academic & Research, Opportunities on December 8, 2014.

Get IRS-Certified for Free

The United Way of North Central Florida is recruiting students to become tax preparer volunteers for the 2015 tax season.

Get real life experience with tax assessments and tax law
Get IRS-tax certified for free
Network with other great organizations
Build your resume with quality volunteer experience and certification, and receive a letter of recommendation and reference upon successful [...]

Filed under Academic & Research, Opportunities on December 8, 2014.

2015 Big Idea Gator Business Plan Competition

If you have a business idea or have skills that can help other entrepreneurs, then enter the Big Idea Business Plan Competition for a chance to win up to $25,000 in prizes. Cool ideas are what start a business. Then it takes a business plan.

Last year, aqUV, a water bottle with a purification system, won [...]

Filed under Academic & Research, Opportunities on December 1, 2014.

Get IRS-Certified for Free

The United Way of North Central Florida is recruiting students to become tax preparer volunteers for the 2015 tax season.

Get real life experience with tax assessments and tax law
Get IRS-tax certified for free
Network with other great organizations
Build your resume with quality volunteer experience and certification, and receive a letter of recommendation and reference upon [...]

Filed under Academic & Research, Opportunities on December 1, 2014.