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Midnight Fun Run aims to reduce students’ stress

Published: Apr 22nd, 2013

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The seventh annual Midnight Fun Run scheduled for Wednesday night is an opportunity for University of Florida students to relieve stress during finals, accomplish their first 5K or train for a future race. Although the event aims to benefit student health, UF faculty and staff, guests and general public also are invited to participate.

Harn offers lessons in printmaking, foliage arranging

Published: Apr 18th, 2013

GAINESVILLE, Fla.— Families will have the opportunity to admire the landscapes in “Printmaking in the Age of Rembrandt” and celebrate Earth Day at the Harn Museum of Art during Family Day from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday.

Florida Museum’s Earth Day panel discussion focuses on state’s springs

Published: Apr 17th, 2013

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The Florida Museum of Natural History marks Earth Day with a special program Saturday.

Local residents can give up exotic animals at UF pet amnesty event April 16

Published: Apr 15th, 2013

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Exotic pets can be fun, but if an animal becomes too big, too costly or too difficult to manage, the enjoyment may disappear and owners may start looking for ways to make the animal do the same.

Comedian Sarah Silverman to perform at UF April 22

Comedian Sarah Silverman to perform at UF April 22

Published: Apr 15th, 2013

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — ACCENT Speakers Bureau, Student Government Productions and Pride Awareness Month at the University of Florida will bring actress, comedian and devoted gay rights advocate Sarah Silverman, to campus on April 22.

Performance to feature accomplished baritone alumnus

Published: Apr 12th, 2013

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — University of Florida School of Music alumnus Nicholas Pallesen returns to UF for an exclusive musical performance April 20 featuring the University of Florida Concert Choir, Gainesville Civic Chorus and the University of Florida Symphony Orchestra.

Students can learn more about Fulbright programs

Published: Apr 12th, 2013

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The University of Florida International Center will host Fulbright Day on Wednesday in collaboration with UF Honors Program and George A. Smathers Libraries.

Road safety tour brings message to UF Wednesday

Published: Apr 9th, 2013

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The “Survive the Drive” GEICO Road Safety Bicycle Tour stops at the University of Florida on Wednesday, April 10.

UF celebrates five years of tobacco-free campus

Published: Apr 8th, 2013

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The UF Tobacco-Free Task force says that Gators don’t chew, they chomp – and they have done so for the past five years.

UF Men’s Glee Club, Women’s Chorale Spring Concert to feature more than 100 performers

Published: Apr 2nd, 2013

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The University of Florida Men’s Glee Club and Women’s Chorale will come together for their Spring Concert at the University Auditorium at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday presented by the UF School of Music.