Student Affairs Highlighted in Huffington Post

The Huffington Post will be featuring a blog by President Bernard J. Machen about the state of higher education. For his first post, President Machen put the spotlight on Student Affairs and our initiative to 'virtualize' the college experience by providing services to distance students.

Preview Staff Training

Summer 2012 Preview sessions begin this month as we help welcome another cohort to the university. Orientation Leaders, or better known as Preview Staffers, are undergraduate student leaders dedicated to the successful transition of incoming freshmen and transfer students as well as their families. The 2012 Preview Staffers have completed their training and are ready to orient new students in all aspects of their transition including: academic advising, student involvement, community… Read More »

MLK Day of Service

For more than 150 students, Martin Luther King Jr. Day was a day on, not a day off. Students and staff joined with other community members to remember the legacy of Dr. King by serving throughout Gainesville. Students learn about service opportunities in Gainesville, met new people, experienced their community first-hand, and celebrated Dr. King!