GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The University of Florida Police Department’s Community Services Division will operate a saturation detail seeking to educate bicyclists who don’t have headlights or taillights on their bikes Wednesday evening.
GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Robert D. Putnam, one of the nation’s leading experts on community and civic engagement, will discuss his new book on the changing composition of religious faith in the U.S. at the University of Florida’s Bob Graham Center for Public Service Nov. 30.
Putnam, a professor of public policy at Harvard University, will discuss [...]
GAINESVILLE, Fla. — U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson, D-Fla., will talk about the significance of the 2010 election as part of the Ernest R. Bartley Memorial Lecture Series at 7 p.m. Friday in McCarty Auditorium, Room 100, on the University of Florida campus. The lecture, titled “What the 2010 Election is Telling Us,” is free.
GAINESVILLE, Fla. — A historical marker is scheduled to be dedicated at 10 a.m. Friday on the lawn of Van Fleet Hall on Stadium Road to recognize the University of Florida’s contributions to military education.
Military education was mandated by the Land-Grant Colleges Act in 1862, rooting it in UF’s early history. Drill and rifle instruction [...]
GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The University of Florida Breast Center at Shands at UF medical center received accreditation as a National Center of Excellence in Breast Cancer this month by the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers. The three-year designation was the result of a rigorous, 18-month evaluation process and site visit.
GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The George A. Smathers Libraries at the University of Florida will host an all-day event Wednesday to showcase the use of geographic information systems, known as GIS, to the academic community and the public.
The event will be held in Smathers Library, Room 1A, and will include speakers, posters, exhibits, demonstrations and [...]
GAINESVILLE, Fla. — University of Florida faculty, staff and students who want to quit tobacco use have lots of opportunities next week for help.
GatorWell and the American Medical Student Association are marking the 35th anniversary of the Great American Smokeout on Nov. 18 with events throughout campus.
GatorWell’s Health Hut will feature tobacco cessation materials [...]
GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Art Bash, the annual celebration of art at the University of Florida, takes place from 6 to 9 p.m. Nov. 19.
This open-house event at the College of Fine Arts School of Art + Art History showcases the breadth art disciplines pursued at UF.
Art Bash provides members of the campus and the [...]
GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Two of Florida’s leading political insiders will discuss how lobbyists help shape policy Wednesday at the University of Florida’s Bob Graham Center for Public Service.
Democrat Kathy Baughman McLeod, head of the Public Policy Group at the law firm Bryant Miller Olive, will be paired with Republican Richard Pinsky, president and founder of [...]