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Florida Players hosts auditions today

Published: Dec 11th, 2008

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Florida Players, under the direction of Artistic Director Michelle Karst, will host auditions for the spring 2009 season today, Dec. 11. If planning to audition, you are […]

Journalist Judy Woodruff to give special presentation on Dec. 9

Published: Dec 5th, 2008

Gainesville, Fla. — Public television station WUFT-TV is celebrating 50 years of broadcasting to 16 counties in North Central Florida (21 via cable). To honor the milestone, Judy Woodruff, senior […]

Harn Eminent Scholar Lecture Series to feature Margaret Werth, Nov. 20

Published: Dec 3rd, 2008

GAINESVILLE, Fla.—Margaret Werth, author and University of Delaware associate professor of art history, will give a lecture at 6 p.m. on Nov. 20 at the Harn Museum of Art during […]

Fans asked to bring canned foods to Saturday’s game

Published: Nov 20th, 2008

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The University of Florida’s Gators Canned Goods Challenge for Kids already has helped raise more than 3,300 pounds of food for the Bread of the Mighty Food […]

African beadwork exhibition now open at the Harn

Published: Nov 14th, 2008

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — For centuries, African beadwork has “spoken” in a visually coded language to convey thoughts about personal relationships, family ties, wealth, religious beliefs, and social and political standing. […]

Libraries sponsor second-annual Geographic Information Systems Day on Nov. 19

Published: Nov 10th, 2008

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The George A. Smathers Libraries will host an all-day event to showcase the use of geographic information systems (GIS) to the academic community and the public on […]

Gator swimming and diving teams take on South Carolina on Nov. 8

Published: Nov 7th, 2008

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The Gator swimming and diving teams will hold a meet at 2 p.m. on Nov. 8 against South Carolina. The meet also will mark UF Student, Faculty […]

David Colburn to kickoff library presidential campaign exhibit with discussion of his book on Florida politics

Published: Nov 3rd, 2008

David Colburn, historian and author, will speak about his new book “From Yellow Dog Democrats to Red State Republicans” covering Florida’s political trends and its place in national politics at […]

Florida Players presents ‘The Braggart Soldier’ on Nov. 21 and 23

Published: Oct 31st, 2008

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — A classic Roman comedy with an animated cartoon style defines the upcoming Florida Players production of “The Braggart Soldier” which will debut at 8 p.m. on Nov. […]

Riker Lecture to be held on Oct. 29 by Vasti Torres

Published: Oct 29th, 2008

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The 2008 Riker Lecture will be held at 3:30 p.m. on Oct. 29 in the University Auditorium. The lecture will be given by Vasti Torres and is […]