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Production aims to enlighten audience, students about war experience

Production aims to enlighten audience, students about war experience

Published: Jul 1st, 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — “Basetrack,” a multimedia theatrical production based on interviews with Marines deployed in Afghanistan, will be performed at 7:30 p.m. July 14-15 at the Phillips Center for the Performing Arts.

‘Unconference’ looks at ways to use technology in the humanities

Published: Apr 24th, 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Individuals from universities from around the state are at the University of Florida today and Friday to talk about the humanities and technology

Lecture to examine impact of climate change on indigenous communities

Published: Jan 28th, 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — A philosophy professor from Michigan State University will give a free lecture Jan. 29 at the University of Florida titled, “Bridging Indigenous and Scientific Knowledges: Multicultural Solutions for Climate Change Research.”

Princeton professor to talk about sustainable citizenship

Published: Jan 23rd, 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Princeton University professor Melissa Lane will conduct a lecture on “sustainable citizenship” from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Jan. 27 in the Reitz Student Union Grand Ballroom.

Professor’s lecture examines current state of race in America

Published: Oct 15th, 2013

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — A distinguished professor in urban studies from the City University of New York is giving a free lecture at 5:30 p.m. today, Oct. 15, at the University of Florida under the title, “The Perennial Racial Divide: Two Steps Further, One Step Back.”

Yale legal scholar to discuss public perceptions of science

Published: Aug 29th, 2013

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — A Yale professor will give a free lecture Sept. 11 at the University of Florida on how to share scientific information while being mindful of people’s beliefs.