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UF administrators and students hold open dialogue on diversity

By on December 6, 2017

More than 70 people attended a recent town hall organized to give students an opportunity to share their concerns and solutions to improve the campus climate with President Kent Fuchs and other administrators, including Vice President for Human Resources Jodi Gentry.

Newly renovated Plaza of the Americas dedicated during ceremony

By on December 6, 2017

The newly renovated Plaza of the Americas was dedicated in a ceremony held on the grounds last month.

Be well with Wellness Wednesdays

By on December 6, 2017

Bring your lunch to the UFHR Building (903 West University Ave.) the first Wednesday of each month from noon to 1 p.m. for presentations on a range of wellness topics provided by UF and UF Health experts.

UF Health Integrative Medicine offering winter and spring wellness classes

By on December 6, 2017

UF Health Integrative Medicine has announced its calendar of events for winter and spring 2018, which includes yoga, mindfulness-based stress reduction and more.

Florida Museum to host 5K race on Feb. 10

By on December 6, 2017

Registration is now open for the Watch Your Step! 5K race on Feb. 10 from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. at the Florida Museum.

Cirque Musica Holiday Presents Believe

By on December 6, 2017

This all-new concert experience is a fun-filled family holiday event featuring the cast of Cirque Musica together with favorite holiday songs performed live by the Cirque Musica Holiday Orchestra.

UF School of Music to host 90th anniversary collage concert in February

By on December 6, 2017

Join the School of Music for a unique concert experience on Feb. 17 that celebrates 90 years of the School of Music at the University of Florida College of the Arts.

Becoming a Woman in the Age of Enlightenment

By on November 1, 2017

New Harn exhibit will be on display through Dec. 31

UF Mindfulness Day to explore theme of “Mind and Culture”

By on September 7, 2017

This year’s event, to be held Sept. 25, will feature sessions on topics including mindfulness and political discourse, cultural digital paranoia and mania, mindfulness and social media, multicultural mindfulness and compassion, socially-engaged mindfulness, yoga, and more.

Rare, Beautiful and Fascinating: 100 Years @Florida Museum

By on September 7, 2017

In 2017, the Florida Museum marks its 100th anniversary as the state’s official natural history museum. Join us for a celebration of our newest exhibit and explore the key role museum collections play in telling the story of life on Earth.

Free group fitness classes available this fall

By on September 7, 2017

Free group classes are open to all faculty, staff and graduate assistants at a variety of locations throughout campus.

Discover ways to cultivate emotional balance and manage stress

By on August 2, 2017

On Wednesday, Aug. 2, UF Mindfulness Project Leader Sabine Grunwald, Ph.D., spoke about how to use mindfulness to enhance work performance by cultivating emotional balance as part of UFHR’s Wellness Wednesday series. Join us for next month’s Wellness Wednesday, Strategies for Managing Stress with Heidi Radunovich, on September 6 from noon – 1pm.

Creative B Movie Series explores balance between science and art through time travel

By on July 12, 2017

Friday nights through July 28, the Florida Museum and Creative B will host free movie screenings and explore the balance between science and art. In honor of the museum’s 100th anniversary, this year's films will incorporate a time-travel element and include a discussion with an expert panel.

Physical Plant to host town hall meeting June 21

By on June 7, 2017

The Physical Plant Division of UF Business Affairs will host a Town Hall Meeting on June 21, 2017, from 3:30 to 5:00 p.m. at Norman Hall, Room 260.

UF Health presents free seminar and dinner for expecting parents June 15

By on June 7, 2017

UF Health invites expectant parents to a FREE dinner and a chance to learn from the experts and ask questions. It’s never too early to prepare for parenthood.

Phillips Center to host free event to unveil 2017-2018 season

By on May 3, 2017

Join Director Brian Jose Wednesday, May 24 at 6:00 p.m., as he unveils the University of Florida Performing Arts 2017-2018 season.

Florida Museum to host science speed dating event April 12

By on April 5, 2017

Speed date a science subject! Join the Florida Museum for an evening of science and snacks April 12 from 7 to 9 p.m. At “Speed Science: Night at the Museum,” guests may ask scientists their most burning questions, one-on-one.

National summit devoted to building healthy academic communities at UF April 6 and 7

By on March 1, 2017

Online registration is now open to interested faculty, staff and students. UF and UF Health employees will receive a special discounted rate.

352Creates event promotes health and a thriving community through creativity

By on March 1, 2017

For the second consecutive year, a network of UF, UF Health and Gainesville organizations and businesses are hosting community-wide “pop-up” style art activities that aim to help promote health and community engagement in unexpected ways and locations.

March is Florida Bike Month

By on March 1, 2017

Consider joining in the celebration by biking to work or joining various bike events around town and throughout the state.

Register for K-5 summer camps at the Florida Museum

By on March 1, 2017

The Florida Museum of Natural History invites students to dive into the sciences and investigate natural history through activities and hands-on exploration during summer camps.

PPD Town Hall Meeting March 28

By on March 1, 2017

The Physical Plant Division of UF Business Affairs will host a Town Hall Meeting on March 28 from 3:30 to 5:00 p.m. at the Veterinary Academic Building: Lecture Hall B, Room V1-103, on SW 16th Avenue.

The Center for Arts in Medicine Presents: The Diversity Project

By on February 2, 2017

The Diversity Project will explore issues of diversity with a focus on race and class through storytelling and theater. The event will provide a safe environment in which participants can share their experiences at UF.

Speaker series confronts subject of death from the humanities’ perspective

By on February 1, 2017

The eight-part series, which is bringing to UF nationally recognized scholars in a range of disciplines, aims to reveal how the humanities can help us understand one of the most integral parts of life—the end of life.

BHAC National Summit to be held at UF in April

By on February 1, 2017

On April 6 and 7, the University of Florida will host the National Consortium for Building Healthy Academic Communities’ third summit on best practices in promoting and sustaining wellness in academic settings. A special conference rate available to UF and UF Health Shands employees.

President’s Council on Diversity to host UNC chief diversity officer

By on February 1, 2017

On Friday, Feb. 3, Rumay Alexander, the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill’s interim chief diversity officer, will share her insights on leadership and advocacy for diversity and inclusive excellence in academia in a talk entitled “Inclusion, Legitimacy, Equity…They All Matter!”

PPD Town Hall Meeting Feb. 14

By on February 1, 2017

The Physical Plant Division of UF Business Affairs will host a Town Hall Meeting on February 14, from 3:30pm to 5:00pm at the Music Building Auditorium – Room 101, on Newell Drive. If you are part of the College of

UF President’s Council on Diversity to host UNC chief diversity officer in February

By on January 11, 2017

On Friday, Feb. 3, Rumay Alexander, the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill’s interim chief diversity officer, will share her insights on leadership and advocacy for diversity and inclusive excellence in academia in a talk entitled “Inclusion, Legitimacy, Equity…They All Matter!”

Cornell scholar to discuss most highly publicized 20th century court battles

By on January 11, 2017

On Friday, Feb. 3 the University of Florida Office of the President, the Bob Graham Center for Public Service, and the Levin College of Law will present two talks by Cornell University Dean and American Studies Professor Glenn Altschuler, who will draw on his discussion of trials in a just-published book, Ten Great American Trials: Lessons in Advocacy.

New exhibit ‘Frogs!’ leaps into Florida Museum Jan. 28

By on January 11, 2017

Experience some of the most visually stunning, vocally pleasing and remarkably adaptable life forms on earth. Search for hidden frogs, activate calls and perform a virtual dissection in this hands-on, minds-on adventure allowing visitors to discover the important role frogs play—including serving as indicators for the health of our environment.