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Master of International Business Information Session

Join us for our upcoming Master of International Business Program (MIB) information session on
Tuesday, April 11th at 2pm 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 first 45 minutes of the session will [...]

Filed under Academic & Research, Opportunities on April 2, 2017.

Fusing Research and Teaching

A Day in Design Thinking: March 31st
As the University of Florida moves forward with implementation of strategic goals, the integration of research into teaching serves students and the greater UF community on multiple levels. These sessions showcase faculty who have successfully melded teaching and research as well as providing an opportunity for participants to discuss [...]

Filed under Academic & Research, Opportunities on March 27, 2017.

Keep an Eye Out for Bird Collisions on Campus

The UF Bird Window Collision Project is currently collecting bird strike data across campus, which will be presented to UF officials who can install bird-safe window tinting.
Please join us in this effort by reporting any dead bird sightings on campus to our iNaturalist Bird Collision Project app (http://www.inaturalist.org/projects/university-of-florida-bird-window-collision-project), or by notifying us if one is [...]

Filed under Academic & Research, Opportunities on March 27, 2017.

M.S. in Management Program (for non-business majors) Information Session on Thurs. March 30

he Master of Science in Management (MSM) program is designed specifically for students from non-business majors. MSM students gain a solid business foundation and strengthen transferable skills to open up advancement opportunities within their undergraduate major field or business sector.
The program offers traditional, combined (Bachelor’s/Master’s) and dual degree (Master’s/PhD) options. MSM combined students can save [...]

Filed under Academic & Research, Opportunities on March 27, 2017.

Explore the Geomatics major and learn cutting-edge technologies while spending time outdoors or online

Traditionally known for surveying and mapping, Geomatics also has well-known applications such as Geographic Information Systems (GIS), Global Positioning Systems (GPS), and even Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs/drones).  Geomatics uses technology to detect how and where things are located on Earth, and helps people use this information for a variety of purposes, including establishing  property boundaries, [...]

Filed under Academic & Research, Opportunities on March 27, 2017.

Exploratory Courses Within the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences

A number of elective and introductory courses in the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences can help students explore interests, meet requirements for their individual degrees, and decide on a potential major or minor. Take a look at course offerings today: http://www.cals.ufl.edu/students/courses.php!

Filed under Academic & Research, Opportunities on March 27, 2017.

Interactive Research Poster Workshop

The Center for Undergraduate Board of Students (CURBS) presents an Interactive Research Poster Workshop. Members of CURBS will be at your disposal to help with designing, proofing, and finalizing research posters for the UF Undergraduate Research Symposium (or any other conference and symposium you may attend).
The event is Monday, March 20 from 4:30 to 5:30 [...]

Filed under Academic & Research, Opportunities on March 20, 2017.

UF Plant Science Symposium 2017

Submit abstracts for the first annual DuPont-Pioneer Plant Science Symposium at the University of Florida. Registration is free. Monetary prizes for top 3 posters. Abstracts can be from any field related to plant sciences including but not limited to agronomy, horticulture, plant pathology, entomology, nematology, genetics, genomics, plant breeding, etc. Abstract submission deadline: April 3, [...]

Filed under Academic & Research, Opportunities on March 20, 2017.

Get a $20 Prepaid Card for 2 hours of transcription

The ACIS lab (UF) needs your help to participate in a transcription (digitization) experiment.
Description: Volunteers will be presented museum specimen images and asked to transcribe or crop the text of certain fields.
Payment: $10/hour, made through a prepaid credit card. Participant can complete 1 or 2 hours of experiment.
Prerequisites: Basic usage of computer’s mouse and keyboard. [...]

Filed under Academic & Research, Opportunities on March 20, 2017.

Florida Museum to host photography workshops March 25-26

Snap the picture of a lifetime March 25 from 8 to 10 a.m. and March 26 from 8 to 11 a.m. in the Florida Museum of Natural History’s “Butterfly Rainforest,” featuring 60 to 80 species at any given time. During this special event, use your tripod and other photographic equipment not usually permitted inside the [...]

Filed under Academic & Research, Opportunities on March 20, 2017.