UF at Work Summer Photo Contest Ends
UF at Work invites you to share your best summer photos through Aug. 10 for a chance to win a UF giveaway. Learn more.
Day of Mindfulness & Creativity
Friday, Aug. 10, noon–2 p.m. HealthStreet 2401 SW Archer Road HealthStreet, in partnership with #352Creates, will be hosting a day of mindfulness and creativity on Friday, Aug. 10. Mindfulness is the ability to be present and fully aware of experiences in the moment in which they are occurring. Practicing mindfulness relieves stress, boosts memory and […]
Walk with a Doc
Step outside with featured speaker Dr. Amy Sheer, who will discuss the benefits of a plant-based diet. Saturday, Aug. 11 9-10 a.m. Depot Park, 200 SE Depot Ave, Gainesville, FL Meeting spot and parking: East Entrance (5-10-minute talk at 9 a.m. followed by a walk until 10 a.m.)
UFIC International Photography Contest Opens
The University of Florida International Center (UFIC) invites students, faculty, staff and alumni to enter its annual international photography contest. Judges will look at technical merit, composition and a global-culture message. The submission period opens Aug. 13. All entries must be received electronically by Oct. 5 at midnight. For more information, including giveaways and guidelines, […]
UFHR New Faculty Orientation
To welcome new faculty to UF and provide information about available resources and services, UF Human Resources will be hosting this year’s New Faculty Orientation on Wednesday, Aug. 15, 8 a.m.–5 p.m., at Emerson Alumni Hall. A reception will be held 5–6:30 p.m. at the same location. Wednesday, Aug. 15 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
UF/IFAS Extension: Introduction to Mutual Funds & Exchange Traded Funds
This session will discuss types of mutual funds, Exchange Traded Funds, tax implications, ways to purchase funds and associated costs. Register here. Thursday, Aug. 16 noon–1 p.m.
Annual Unrelated Business Income Tax (UBIT) Training
Does your department sell goods or advertising, provide services or rent equipment/space to students, alumni or the general public? These are some of the most common activities that can generate unrelated business income (UBI) at UF. Conducting these activities may require annual reporting and potential taxation of the generated net income. Unrelated business activities must […]
Advancements in the Treatment of Back and Neck Pain
Free seminar Thursday, Aug. 16 2–3:30 p.m. Hilton University of Florida Conference Center 1714 SW 34th St., Gainesville, FL Register at: ufhealth.org/events or call (352) 733-0000
LeadUF Leadership Coach Applications Close Aug. 24
Become a Leadership Coach Faculty, staff and graduate students are invited to apply to facilitate the LeadUF experience! LeadUF, hosted by the David & Wanda Brown Center for Leadership & Service, is looking for leadership coaches to motivate and support students during this semester-long leadership development program. Coaches assist participants in identifying their personal leadership […]
HealthStreet Town Hall on Pesticides and Human Health
Wednesday, Aug. 29 Town Hall 6-7 p.m. Local reception begins at 5:30 p.m. HealthStreet 2401 SW Archer Road UF HealthStreet will host an Our Community, Our Health (OCOH) national town hall focusing on pesticides and human health. Join scientists as they discuss pest control and the impact of chemical pesticides on human health. A livestream […]