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Florida Museum day camp explores predators at Silver Springs

Published: Dec 20th, 2010

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — If you’ve ever wondered how wolves work together to hunt, or why alligators wait patiently to catch their prey, join the Florida Museum of Natural History for its next children’s day camp from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Jan. 21, a student holiday for Alachua County Public Schools

Futurist Ray Kurzweil to share film, vision at UF Jan. 12

Published: Dec 13th, 2010

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Renowned futurist, author and inventor Ray Kurzweil, called the “restless genius” by The Wall Street Journal, will speak Jan. 12 at the University of Florida.

Florida Museum offers ‘escape’ for children during break

Published: Dec 9th, 2010

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Parents can keep their children’s minds moving during the winter holidays by registering for Playful Escapes. Registration is available online at http://www.flmnh.ufl.edu/education/childrens_classes.htm for sessions Dec. 27, 28, […]

Doctor to 1960s rockers to talk about addiction Friday

Published: Dec 8th, 2010

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The addiction doctor who treated legendary rock stars and helped introduce the nation to the idea that people have a right to health care will deliver a Grand Rounds lecture this week at the University of Florida.

Swing meets samba at popular UF music benefit

Published: Dec 8th, 2010

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Sounds and cultures will converge for the Swing into Spring Gala benefit Feb. 19. Presented by the University of Florida Friends of Music, the swing sounds will […]

UF offers free holiday concert at Phillips

Published: Dec 2nd, 2010

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — University of Florida President Bernie Machen and the College of Fine Arts School of Music invite the UF community to a holiday concert at 7 p.m. Sunday in the Phillips Center for Performing Arts.

Dance, music program celebrates African culture

Published: Dec 1st, 2010

GAINESVILLE, Fla.–The University of Florida School of Theatre and Dance and Center for World Arts in association with the Center for African Studies will present “Agbedidi Africa: Dance and Drum” this weekend.

Mitchell to speak Thursday before Academic and Professional Assembly

Published: Nov 30th, 2010

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — University of Florida Vice President for Development and Alumni Affairs Thomas J. Mitchell will speak at 3 p.m. Thursday in Emerson Alumni Hall’s Warrington Room. The presentation is hosted by the UF Academic and Professional Assembly.

WUFT to show local tribute to veterans

Published: Nov 18th, 2010

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Public television station Florida’s 5 WUFT-TV will present a special rebroadcast of “A Musical Salute to America’s Veterans” at 7 p.m. Sunday.

SIFE to bring local entrepreneurs to UF

Published: Nov 17th, 2010

GAINESVILLE, Fla.— For the past five semesters, the University of Florida chapter of the Students in Free Enterprise has been hosting forums that focused on different topics in the business world. This week’s forum has a twist.