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October 2018

Mississippi Freedom Project: Civil Rights History in the First-Person

October 17 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
TBA

A panel of students and faculty will discuss their experiences interviewing civil rights movement veterans in Mississippi, Louisiana, and Tallahassee, Florida. This panel celebrates SPOHP’s 11th year of sending students to the Mississippi Delta to document histories of the Black Freedom Struggle.

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Employer Perspectives on the Value of International Education in the Global Workforce” by Martin Tillman

October 17 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
UF International Center
Free

17 October 2018 - 12:00 pm "Employer Perspectives on the Value of International Education in the Global Workforce" by Martin Tillman UF International Center Please join the UF International Center for expert advice on the connection between international education and career development. Martin Tillman is a nationally recognized expert, author, and thought leader. As President of Global Career Compass, an international consulting practice, his work is focused on the linkage of education abroad experiences to student career development and employability.…

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Workshop: “Muslim Youth and Lived Islam in Africa and Beyond” 

October 18 @ 5:00 pm - October 19 @ 3:00 pm

18 -19 October 2018 Workshop: "Muslim Youth and Lived Islam in Africa and Beyond" UF Center for Global Islamic Studies The Center for Global Islamic Studies will be hosting a workshop, “Muslim Youth and Lived in Africa & Beyond” on 18 & 19 October  at Grinter Hall, Room 404. The workshop will feature a keynote by Filippo Osella, “Becoming Muslim in South India,” and papers by Kae Amo, Mamadou Bodian, Musa Ibrahim, Frederick Madore, and Kimberly Wortmann. The workshop will begin with the keynote on 18…

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Symposium: The World to Come: Art, Politics and Climate Change

October 19 - October 20
Chandler Auditorium (Harn Museum of Art)
Free

Keynote - Friday, October 19, 6 pm. Reception to follow. Symposium - Saturday, October 20, 10 am – 5 pm. Reception to follow. Join us for “The World to Come: Art, Politics and Climate Change” an interdisciplinary symposium fostering dialogue around artistic experimental practices, scientific fieldwork, and anthropological research in response to the greatest planetary crisis of our era. The symposium is presented in conjunction with the exhibition The World to Come: Art in the Age of the Anthropocene(September 18,…

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Baraza: Musa Ibrahim, “Muslim Youths and Kannywood: Producing Alternative Islamic Media”

October 19 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Grinter 404
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“Dancing for the Dead: Funeral Strippers in Taiwan” with Marc L. Moskowitz

October 19 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Pugh Hall 120
Free

19 October 2018 - 3:30 pm "Dancing for the Dead: Funeral Strippers in Taiwan" with Marc L. Moskowitz UF Languages, Literatures, and Cultures Professor Marc L. Moskowitz, University of South Carolina Funeral strippers work on Electric Flower Cars (EFC), which are trucks that have been converted to moving stages so that women can perform as the vehicles follow along with funerals or religious processions. EFC came to Taiwan's public attention in 1980 when newspapers began covering the phenomenon of stripping at…

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HESCAH Art History Lecture: Dr. T.J. Demos

October 19 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Chandler Auditorium (Harn Museum of Art)

"Blackout: The Necropolitics of Extraction" Dr. T.J. Demos, Professor, History of Art and Visual Culture and Director, Center for Creative Ecologies UC Santa Cruz Friday, October 19 2018 6PM, Chandler Auditorium, Harn Museum of Art Free to the public. Reception to follow.

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Community Engagement Workshop for UF Faculty, Admin, & Community Partners

October 22 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

In a workshop and public talk, Dr. Andrew Furco will address the benefits, opportunities, and challenges associated with community engagement by university faculty and students. Dr. Furco is Associate Vice President for Public Engagement at the University of Minnesota. His research focuses on exploring the impact and institutionalization of service-learning and community engagement on students, faculty, institutions, and communities. Workshop for UF Faculty, Administrators and Community Partners 3-5 PM, October 22, 2018 This workshop will assist faculty, administrators and community partners in advancing…

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From Outreach to Engagement: Building a 21st Century Approach to Community Engagement in Higher Education

October 23 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Turlington L005

Public Lecture October 23, 3-4pm, Turlington L005 “From Outreach to Engagement: Building a 21st Century Approach to Community Engagement in Higher Education” Today’s approaches to community engagement in higher education require a refocusing of the approaches, goals, structures, and policies that undergird community outreach efforts. The forces behind this changing community engagement landscape, and the implications of today’s evolving engagement agenda for faculty scholarship, students’ experiences, and academic units’ priorities will be addressed by Dr. Andrew Furco, along with the…

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Graduate School Funding: Grad Student Panel

October 23 @ 3:00 pm - 3:50 pm
Career Connections Center
Free

Tuesday October 23rd Graduate School Funding: Grad Student Panel (Hosted by: Graduate School) 3:00pm-3:50pm Career Connections Center

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