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Gain leadership and professional skills as a mentor

The Latino Educational Advancement Program (LEAP) is  seeking a team of dedicated mentors willing to provide our LEAP Scholars with advice and guidance throughout the spring 2018 semester. Our mentors have leadership and professional opportunities such as, leading LEAP workshops, serving as speakers on LEAP panels, and the opportunity to become part of the executive [...]

Filed under Leadership, Opportunities on November 26, 2017.

Drop Your Socks in the Box

The Off Campus Life Ambassadors are collecting unused socks and underwear to benefit our friends at Peaceful Paths!
Peaceful Paths provides a wide range of services including emergency shelter, transitional housing, crisis hotline, victim advocacy, and much more for survivors of domestic abuse.
The drive will start Nov. 21st and end Dec. 7th!  Donations can include socks [...]

Filed under Opportunities, Service on November 26, 2017.

Harn Museum New Volunteer Opportunities

Join us at the Harn Museum of Art on December 2 at 1 p.m. for an information session about new volunteer opportunities at the museum. Early Learning Program Volunteers will assist young children with art-making during field trips. Art for Life Volunteers take art presentations out to senior citizens in assisted lived facilities. This information [...]

Filed under Opportunities, Service on November 26, 2017.

Reimagine the art museum experience in Spring 2018

Explore and activate current exhibitions at YOUR art museum! Become a M.U.S.E (Museum University Student Educator) volunteer to plan tours and activities that transform, surprise and challenge. All majors welcome. Weekly meetings on Thursdays from 3:30 – 5 p.m. First Meeting (and Museum Nights) is January 11.  Visit harn.ufl.edu/volunteer for the application and details. Submit [...]

Filed under Opportunities, Service on November 26, 2017.

STRIVE Peer Educator Positions

STRIVE at GatorWell is seeking enthusiastic, outgoing student volunteer Peer Educators to help educate other students about interpersonal violence prevention through different outreach activities. Peer Educators must:
• Attend weekly training and general body meetings
• Volunteer through at least Fall 208
• Commit to volunteering 3-5 hours per week
Apply at https://gatorwell.wufoo.com/forms/strive-volunteer-application/
STRIVE at GatorWell is seeking enthusiastic, outgoing [...]

Filed under Internships & Career, Opportunities on November 26, 2017.

Become an Off Campus Life Ambassador

Apply to be an Off Campus Ambassador! OCA’s are a student organization sponsored by UF’s Off Campus Life office, members assist with events and outreach efforts to help educate and connect students to the Gainesville community. By becoming an Off Campus Ambassador you will have the opportunity to improve your leadership skills and work on [...]

Filed under Leadership, Opportunities on November 26, 2017.

UF Big Idea Competition Applications Open

Registration for the 2018 UF Big Idea Gator Business Plan Competition is now open!
Have a great business idea you’d like to work on?
All UF students with cool business ideas are encouraged to enter. No business experience necessary.
There are over $40,000 in prizes up for grabs.
1st Place – $25,000
2nd Place – $10,000
3rd Place – $5,000
4th Place [...]

Filed under Academic & Research, Opportunities on November 26, 2017.

VOLUNTEER: Florida Alternative Breaks

Wondering how to spend your spring break? Join Florida Alternative Breaks for a week of service, March 3-10, with Habitat for Humanity of Northwest Alabama, building and painting houses in Guin, Alabama! Habitat for Humanity works to create affordable housing by partnering with community members to revitalize neighborhoods. Cost is $178; scholarships are available. Sign [...]

Filed under Opportunities, Service on November 26, 2017.

Submit you idea, win $2050

ONE WORLD is an event like no other and creates an amazing opportunity for students to share their innovations that contribute to saving our world and recognize individuals dedicated to that cause. Students, submit your ideas to present your solutions in a TED talk style in front of UF faculty, policy makers, extension professionals, community [...]

Filed under Academic & Research, Opportunities on November 19, 2017.

Harn Museum New Volunteer Opportunities

Join us at the Harn Museum of Art on December 2 at 1 p.m. for an information session about new volunteer opportunities at the museum. Early Learning Program Volunteers will assist young children with art-making during field trips. Art for Life Volunteers take art presentations out to senior citizens in assisted lived facilities. This information [...]

Filed under Opportunities, Service on November 19, 2017.