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Would you like to know your learning style?

Do your study habits need a boost? Identify your learning style, create a plan of action, and learn to be an efficient studier in a collaborative session with your peers under the guidance of a Learning Specialist from the UF Teaching Center. Take a critical look at your organizational habits and learn strategies that successful [...]

Filed under Academic & Research, Opportunities on January 28, 2018.

Graham Center Student Fellows

The Graham Center Student Fellows act as the official ambassadors of the Bob Graham Center for Public Service. Their work ranges from planning major conferences and organizing community service events to advocating for change and leading discussions. Fellows enjoy opportunities for leadership experience and professional development including exclusive networking access, internship advantages, and projects led [...]

Filed under Academic & Research, Opportunities on January 16, 2018.

Civic Scholars Program

The Graham Center Civic Scholars Program gathers 50 students to study a select key issue facing Florida today. Each student is assigned a county near their hometown and is expected to write a short report on the relevant issue in that county. Students are provided a $500 stipend and no research experience is required!
This year’s [...]

Filed under Academic & Research, Opportunities on January 15, 2018.

Call for Entries: ILR Aging Research Poster Day 2018

The Institute for Learning in Retirement invites undergraduate students, graduate students, and post-doctoral fellows to present their research related to adult development and aging at their 8th annual exposition. Prizes will be awarded to the 5 finalists: 1st place = $1000, 2nd place = $800, 3rd place = $600, two honorable mentions = $300 ea. [...]

Filed under Academic & Research, Opportunities on January 15, 2018.

UF Program for Students with Autism/Asperger’s Disorder

SOCIAL Gators (Student Opportunities for Career, Independent, and Academic Life) is a support program for UF students with autism spectrum disorder (i.e., Asperger’s, autism, PDD-NOS) who want to enhance their skills for a more enriching college experience.  S.O.C.I.A.L Gators focuses on developing skills in the areas of  social interaction, independent living, career seeking, and academics [...]

Filed under Academic & Research, Opportunities on January 15, 2018.

Askew Scholars Program

The Bob Graham Center is accepting applications for the Askew Scholars Program. The program will identify an outstanding cohort of spring semester sophomores, selected on the basis of their commitment to community service and civic engagement. Undergraduates from any major at UF may apply, but students must be in their fourth semester at UF in [...]

Filed under Academic & Research, Opportunities on January 15, 2018.

Life Coach Program

The Life Coach Program is offered to all 3rd and 4th year first-generation students.By connecting with a Life Coach, you will have the opportunity to maximize your education by gaining guidance from professionals.The Life Coach is there to aid you in goal setting and outlining the steps necessary to reach your goals. The Life Coach [...]

Filed under Academic & Research, Opportunities on January 8, 2018.

Reitz Union Leisure Course Registration

Looking to learn a new skill in the new year? Spring Registration for Reitz Union Leisure Courses is NOW OPEN! Spots are limited, so don’t wait!
Leisure courses are non-credit courses offered by the Reitz Union to give UF community members the opportunity to learn new skills in a fun and relaxed environment. Courses cover a [...]

Filed under Academic & Research, Opportunities on January 8, 2018.

Call for Entries: ILR Aging Research Poster Day 2018

The Institute for Learning in Retirement invites undergraduate students, graduate students, and post-doctoral fellows to present their research related to adult development and aging at their 8th annual exposition. Prizes will be awarded to the 5 finalists: 1st place = $1000, 2nd place = $800, 3rd place = $600, two honorable mentions = $300 ea. [...]

Filed under Academic & Research, Opportunities on January 8, 2018.

Become a LEAP Scholar

The Latino Educational Advancement Program (LEAP) is an academic success initiative offered by Hispanic-Latino Affairs. This program is designed to help first-semester Latin@/x students acclimate to college and provide them with the necessary tools for a successful academic career here at UF. To do this, LEAP hosts a series of weekly one-hour workshops that will [...]

Filed under Academic & Research, Opportunities on January 8, 2018.