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UF Biomaterials Day 2015

I am an officer of the Society for Biomaterials at the University of Florida, and each year we host a conference titled Biomaterials Day. In an attempt to increase the regional involvement in this conference, we are seeking your help in publicizing this interdisciplinary event to your faculty, students, and staff.

The goal of Biomaterials Day 2015 is to promote academic and industrial advances within the fields of biomaterials, biotechnology, biomedical engineering, and translational research.… Read More »

Rutgers University SCREAM Theater Presentation: A Sexual Violence Prevention Program at the University of Florida

SCREAM (Students Challenging Realities and Educating Against Myths)
Theater is a peer education improvisational theater group associated with the Office for Violence
Prevention and Victim Assistance at Rutgers University. They use interactive, educational skits
to educate audiences on issues of interpersonal violence, specifically on sexual assault,
domestic and dating violence, stalking, sexual harassment, and bullying.

SCREAM has performed at Rutgers University for several years as part of… Read More »

First Gen Pride Day

This Wednesday, March 19 is First Gen Pride Day at UF, sponsored by the First Generation Student Organization. Stop by the Plaza of the Americas between 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. for a slice if cake, an I’m First button, and an I’m First t-shirt (first-come, first-served). Don’t miss your opportunity to write on our “I’m First” board and display why you’re proud to be “first.” If you have one, please wear your I’m First, MFOS, FOSAL, or any shirt showcasing your first generation status.… Read More »

Weekend Warrior: Cross Training for Runners

Cross training is crucial to running strong and healthy. This one-hour active workshop will teach you the best way to maximize your time in the gym and on the road so that you can cross the finish line year round. Learn how to strengthen key muscle groups for injury prevention, increase power for speed and utilize other cardio workouts in order to run your next personal record. The workshop will be on Saturday, March 22, 1-2 p.m. at Southwest Recreation Center.

Holmes speech looks 50 years forward during UF celebration of King’s birthday

Jan. 15, 2014

Contact: Jarrod Cruz, 352-392-1217,

GAINESVILLE, Fla. --- TJ Holmes, an award-winning journalist and national television personality who anchored coverage of the George Zimmerman trial as a contributor for Headline News (HLN) will be the keynote speaker Jan. 21 as part of the 2014 UF Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration at the University of Florida.

UF will mark the birthday of the slain civil rights leader in a series of events Jan. 20-31.

Holmes’s… Read More »