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From Segregation to Black Lives Matter Symposium: free registration available now!

Published: Nov 6th, 2018

Event Dates: Thursday, March 21, 2019 to Saturday, March 23rd Location: George A. Smathers Libraries, Harn Museum of Art, University of Florida & Locations yet to be decided Free registration… Read More

Join us for “La Casita Encuentro (Reunion)” on Wednesday Oct. 3rd in Ustler Hall, at 6pm!

Published: Oct 1st, 2018

Participate in a public dialogue between founding members of UF’s Institute of Hispanic-Latino Cultures, known as “La Casita,” and those who were there during its earliest years. Our participants include… Read More

SPOHP Staff Members Featured in The Loop article, will soon appear in Muse Magazine

Published: Sep 14th, 2018

Under the direction of Jeffrey Pufahl, the College of the Arts presented the premier of the documentary play Voices from the March in January 2018 during the closing ceremonies of… Read More

UF Hispanic Heritage Week Kickoff

Published: Sep 10th, 2018

The University of Florida’s 2018 Hispanic Heritage Month begins with the Opening Ceremony on Friday, September 14th. Doors open at 5:30pm at the Gator Wesley Foundation, semi-formal attire requested, featuring… Read More

Video of Dr. Ortiz Book Talk

Published: Sep 6th, 2018

Click this photo for a videotaped version (87 min.) of the 8/28 book talk presented at Smathers Library East by Dr. Paul Ortiz, Director of SPOHP, on his recent book:… Read More

SPOHP Contributes Travel Support for OHA Conference Attendees from Hurricane-Affected Areas

Published: Aug 27th, 2018

The OHA’s Day of Giving last year raised money for scholarships to fund travel to the Annual OHA Conference for those in hurricane-affected areas. With matching funds provided by the… Read More

Home Away from Home: Remembering Refugees in Florida

Published: Aug 1st, 2018

Home Away from Home: Remembering Refugees in Florida September 20, 2018 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm Pugh Hall – Ocora 296 Buckman Drive, Gainesville FL 32611 Watch on Streaming and… Read More

March 21-23rd, 2019: African American History Symposium

Published: Jul 24th, 2018

From Segregation to Black Lives Matter. A Symposium and Celebration of the Opening of the Joel Buchanan Archive of African American Oral History at the University of Florida Free registration… Read More

SPOHP’s Summer Fundraiser- Please Give!

Published: Jun 27th, 2018

Thanks to our donors, 2017-2018 has been amazing!  And we’re planning a busy year ahead!  During our Summer 2018 Fundraising Campaign Please Donate Today!

SPOHP Scholars present at the 8th Annual National Civil Rights Conference in Mississippi, June 2018

Published: Jun 25th, 2018

SPOHP Undergraduate Research Coordinator Oliver Tesluma and undergraduate Political Science major, as well as SPOHP alums Assistant Professor Jessica Taylor of Virginia Tech and George Washington University doctoral student Candice Ellis,… Read More