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Welcome to UF

Getting Settled In

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Before You Arrive

How to prepare for your arrival at the University of Florida

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Getting Started

Guidance for your first days and weeks at UF

 

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Your First 60 Days

Within your first 60 days, you have a lot to do. Get help here.

 

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Beyond 60 Days.

You’ve been here a while. Now what?

 

The Center for the Humanities and the Public Sphere

“The initial idea for the center was to support those working in the humanities at UF and provide visibility and a sense community regarding these efforts in the public sphere,” said Rothman Chair and Director Barbara Mennel. (Barbara is pictured with Sophia Acord, the center's associate director, at far left.)

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Bill James

Assistant Director for Parks and Outdoor Recreation at RecSports

"I think it’s the small town feeling of Gainesville and student involvement that keep me young. I love working with and mentoring students – they’re in a place in their life where they’re learning so much. Mentoring students is something I’ve always felt comfortable with."

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Cheryl Granto

Information Security Manager, UF Information Technology (IT) Risk Management Program

“With IT security, half the battle is thinking about what the 'bad guys' might do next to harm your data and my brain seems uniquely attuned to — and interested in — anticipating and working through these issues."

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The Center for the Humanities and the Public Sphere

“The initial idea for the center was to support those working in the humanities at UF and provide visibility and a sense community regarding these efforts in the public sphere,” said Rothman Chair and Director Barbara Mennel. (Barbara is pictured with Sophia Acord, the center's associate director, at far left.)

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Latest News

Register for summer training today; apply for Leadership Development programs by May 3

From courses on communication for managers and accountability in the workplace to emotional intelligence for effective leadership and how to inspire trust, the summer calendar has a variety of offerings to suit your professional development interests.

O’Connell Center staff give back to local furry friends

Late last month, the Employee Relations Office at the O’Connell Center opened its doors for the third dog toy-making event. Interested UF employees volunteered their time, gathering for the afternoon to cut old uniform shirts into strips and braid them together to create rope toys.

Learn about open leadership positions with APA

APA is currently seeking volunteers for leadership positions, committees and representatives for 2019–2020. Whether you have a few minutes to share and connect with colleagues, or a specific talent or passion to move APA’s goals forward, the assembly encourages you to get involved.

Faculty and staff join the conversation about UF’s leave benefit offerings

Faculty and staff were invited to answer open-ended questions to provide UFHR with insight on the most valuable aspects of UF’s leave program as well as opportunities for improvement to meet the needs of the UF community.