About The Minor

UCF's Minor in Florida Studies unites faculty from history, English, political science, and other disciplines for an in-depth exploration of our state’s changing identity as a part of the United States as well as a bridge to the Caribbean Basin, Latin America, and the rest of the world.

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League of Environmental Educators in Florida Mini-Conference

Saturday, Mar 18, 2017 9 AM to 5 PM Saturday, March 18, 2017 Suncoast Youth Conservation Center Apollo Beach, Hillsborough County The League of Environmental Educators (LEEF) advances environmental literacy and promotes stewardship through excellence in environmental education. LEEF is a non-profit organization established in 1981 to promote environmental education in Florida at all levels… Read more »

2016 Florida Governor’s Conference on Tourism

The 2016 Florida Governor’s Conference on Tourism will be held on September 7 – 9 at the Hilton Orlando on Destination Parkway (near International Drive). The Florida Governor’s Conference on Tourism is the premier annual educational conference for the Florida tourism industry and is designed and coordinated by VISIT FLORIDA, the Official Tourism Marketing Corporation… Read more »

Feb 16-17, 2016 | UF Water Institute Symposium | Gainesville, FL

Rising sea levels cause more frequent coastal flooding and intrusion of salt water into municipal and agricultural water supplies. Inter-annual and multi-decadal climate cycles challenge our ability to disentangle impacts of variable precipitation and anthropogenic water use on aquatic ecosystems. Extreme floods and droughts, along with chronic nutrient loading, trigger harmful algal blooms in estuaries… Read more »


Florida Studies - Minor
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