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Digital Worlds Institute examines arts, humanities in digital age

Published: Apr 19th, 2012

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The University of Florida Digital Worlds Institute will present the finale of the third season of “LiveVibe TV” at 7:30 p.m. April 26 at the REVE auditorium, located in Norman Gym.

‘South Pacific’ comes to Phillips Center April 23

Published: Apr 16th, 2012

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — University of Florida Performing Arts presents a new production of Rodgers and Hammerstein’s “South Pacific” at 7:30 p.m. April 23 at the Phillips Center for Performing Arts.

UF Symphony Orchestra sets 100 years to rest with Friday the 13th concert

Published: Apr 13th, 2012

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The UF Symphony Orchestra concert, conducted by Raymond Chobaz, will celebrate the close of the 100th anniversary season at 7:30 p.m. today in University Auditorium.

Florida Museum to give away 400 trees during Arbor Day celebration

Published: Apr 10th, 2012

INESVILLE, Fla. — The Florida Museum of Natural History is giving away 400 native trees from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. April 28 in honor of Arbor Day.

Event expected to raise awareness for organ transplantation

Published: Apr 10th, 2012

GAINESVILLE, Fla. ― Jon Bon Jovi’s “Livin’ On a Prayer” is one 1980s hit that, unfortunately, more than 100,000 people relate to each day as they wait for a lifesaving organ.

Thursday workshop to explain how to use social science database

Published: Apr 10th, 2012

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The University of Florida’s department of political science and George A. Smathers Libraries will host the Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Research workshop from 10 a.m. to noon Thursday in Library West Room 211.

UF Symphonic Band presents London-themed concert

Published: Apr 9th, 2012

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The University of Florida College of Fine Arts School of Music will present a London-themed concert at 7:30 p.m. Thursday.

Blues guitarist Buddy Guy returns to Phillips

Published: Apr 9th, 2012

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Five-time Grammy Award-winning blues legend Buddy Guy returns to the Phillips Center for the Performing Arts at 7:30 p.m. April 21.

Florida Museum to hold first bioblitz, special Earth Day plant sale

Published: Apr 9th, 2012

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Celebrate Earth Day this year by being a scientist during the Florida Museum of Natural History’s first bioblitz from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. April 21 or purchase wildlife-friendly plants for your garden from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. April 20 to 22.

Smathers sponsors ‘Edible Book’ competition for National Library Week

Published: Apr 5th, 2012

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The George A. Smathers Libraries will host the sixth annual Edible Book Contest from 11 a.m. to noon April 12 on the walkway in front of Library West.