Archives from June 2015

MFOS and UF Alum gives $5,000 to Mentoring Program

The Center for Leadership and Service, a part of the Division of Student Affairs, received a $5,000 grant from Capitol One #WishForOthers and Takeya Bland, a University of Florida alum. During her time at UF, Bland was a Machen Florida Opportunity Scholar, and the president of Project MASCOT. The generous donation will allow 30 mentors and 30 mentees to participate in Project MASCOT’s annual Mentor/Mentee trip at no cost for the next three years. In the spring semester 2015, Project MASCOT took… Read More »

First Generation Student Graduation Cords

We are proud that UF supports first generation students and their journey to becoming a college graduate. One way we celebrate first generation students are the blue and white braided cords you see on graduation day. Sold at the UF Bookstore for $15, all graduating seniors who identify as first in their family to attend college are invited to proudly wear the cord. The cords are available during cap & gown pick up times. Click here for more information (… Read More »