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A virtual warm welcome to incoming first-generation Promise Scholars

The Office of Academic Support (OAS) recently hosted its annual UF Connect event, formerly known as the Transition Orientation Program, for incoming UF freshmen. For more than 20 years, OAS has played a pivotal role in providing a successful transition to college for UF Promise program participants and incoming first-generation students during the Summer B semester. UF Connect […]

If you see something, say something

As we start the new year, the UF Police Department urges you to be aware of your surroundings and report anything that seems suspicious or out of place. Working together, we can all do our part to keep UF safe. If you see something suspicious on campus or at an event, please call UFPD at […]

Provost’s Office seeks faculty nominations for additional university committees

As we reported earlier this month, the University of Florida is currently seeking faculty and staff nominations to its Presidential Committees. In addition, the Senate Nominating Committee is inviting faculty nominations to its Fall 2020 Joint Committees, Faculty Senate Committees and Faculty Senate Councils.  The UF Faculty Senate website contains specific committee and council descriptions. If […]

Dance Alive National Ballet presents Anna Karenina

Oct. 25, at 7:30 p.m. Curtis M. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts Drama, intrigue, love and infidelity, this is the story of Russian beauty Anna Karenina. Based on Tolstoy’s magnificent novel, the ballet, a world premier created by Executive Artistic Director Kim Tuttle, explores a wellspring of family dynamics, social issues and changing times. […]

Welcome back!

It’s hard to believe fall semester is already here! If you were away for any length of time this summer, you may have missed a few things that happened, so here are a few quick items to bring you up to speed. You’ll see a lot of new faces on campus this fall. Early in […]