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Kal Penn discusses career combining politics and acting

Kal Penn discusses career combining politics and acting

Between 450 and 500 people came to hear actor and former White House staffer Kal Penn speak at the Phillips Center on Oct. 11, 2017. Penn was interviewed at the ACCENT-sponsored event by Malcolm Gets, a professor of practice in the School of Theatre and Dance at UF. Penn spoke

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24th Annual Asian American Student Assembly welcomes UF APIA community

24th Annual Asian American Student Assembly welcomes UF APIA community

Over 1,300 attendants gathered for the 24th annual Asian American Student Assembly, which was hosted in the Curtis M. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts. AASA serves as the Fall welcome ceremony for the Asian American community at UF. Co-directed by Stefan Sanguyo and Anndy Nguyen, this year’s theme, Ascend,

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One of Us: Including People With Disabilities

One of Us: Including People With Disabilities

Matt Wilson considers himself an adrenaline junkie — he rock climbs, rides Jet Skis and even sky dives. Despite his participation in extreme sports, many consider his most impressive accomplishment to be putting on his two prosthetic legs. “To me, that’s just a normal thing, ‘cause that’s what I have

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