Published: March 27 2015
UF Student Government Productions will host a free concert featuring the “cool, feel-good band,” the Dirty Heads, on Wednesday, April 22, at the Phillips Center for the Performing Arts. The concert will take place at 8 p.m. Doors open at 7 p.m. This the second free spring show presented by SGP.
Published: March 16 2015
The best of international cinema will return to Gainesville in March when the Jewish Film Festival takes over the Hippodrome Cinema for the fifth consecutive year.
Published: March 13 2015
They travel with bodyguards, demand perfect lighting, and can never, under any circumstances, be touched with bare hands. But they aren’t celebrities: They’re the priceless paintings gathered for the “Monet and American Impressionism” exhibition at the University of Florida’s Harn Museum of Art.
Published: March 11 2015
The images range from nanoparticles, to a dewdrop, to a woolly mammoth. What they share is the title of “winner” in the University of Florida Elegance of Science Contest. And all will be recognized in an awards ceremony at the Florida Museum of Natural History March 20 at 3:30 p.m.
Published: March 10 2015
The Gainesville Society of the Archaeological Institute of America presents a lecture by Maya Stanfield-Mazzi, associate professor in the department of art history, March 11 at 5:30 pm in Fine Arts Building B, Room 103.
Published: February 27 2015
Sharks and Jets are coming to Gainesville!
Published: February 5 2015
The University of Florida Health Shands Arts in Medicine program and the UF Center for the Arts in Medicine will hold a screening of the film “Alive Inside” at 7 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 9, at the Hippodrome State Theatre, 25 SE 2nd Place.
Published: February 3 2015
Michael Blachly, director of University of Florida Performing Arts (UFPA), announced his retirement effective September 1, 2015.
Published: January 30 2015
A look behind the curtain of UF Opera Theatre's sold-out production.
Published: December 22 2014
Michael “Mikell” Pinkney, associate professor at the University of Florida School of Theatre + Dance, is one of six people named a 2014 AUDELCO Torchbearer.
Published: December 22 2014
The Florida Bandmasters Association has honored R. Gary Langford, professor of music emeritus at the University of Florida School of Music, by inducting him into its Roll of Distinction at a concert and ceremony held at Stetson University in Deland, FL. Langford becomes the 15th inductee and fourth Gator to receive this honor.
Published: October 3 2011
GAINESVILLE, FLA. — Philip Williams didn’t expect to find hope in Cobb County, Ga.
Published: April 5 2011
GAINESVILLE, Fla. — What's so bad about schmoozing?
Published: September 17 2008
GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Women who appear nude as artists' models are more concerned about losing their pose than removing their clothes, a new University of Florida study finds.
Published: May 6 2008
GAINESVILLE, Fla. — A couple of years ago, University of Florida English professor Sidney Homan was walking through Central Park with his son Danny, an aspiring novelist studying for his master’s degree in creative writing at Texas State University.
Published: April 2 2008
GAINESVILLE, Fla. — On the 40th anniversary of Martin Luther King Jr.’s assassination, the technology he lamented had overshadowed the human spirit was used to power four interactive global webcasts that transcend race, class, nation and religion.
Published: May 31 2007
GAINESVILLE, Fla. — “Make love not war” may have been a popular slogan of the ’60s, but romance still figures prominently – and perhaps even more so – in today’s hit music, a new University of Florida study finds.
Published: June 8 2005
GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The slogan "Don't go in the water" from the movie "Jaws" should apply not to humans but rather to sharks that have been decimated since the thriller came out 30 years ago this month, says a University of Florida researcher.
Published: January 14 2003
GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The Hollywood lens has shifted stereotypes of blacks from the shiftless or brutal characters of yesteryear to that of second-string players whose roles only boost those of whites in modern movies, a new book by University of Florida researchers finds.
Published: November 8 2001
GAINESVILLE, Fla. — An international music-and-dance performance set for next week will seek to draw together artists and engineers separated not only by thousands of miles but also by the traditional cultural divide between art and science.