The tragic incident at Orlando’s Pulse nightclub in June has intensified the fear of terror hitting close to home, increasing xenophobic sentiments toward the Muslim community.

On Sept. 13 at 6 p.m. in the Pugh Hall Ocora, the University...

The awards will be presented at the Bob Graham Center Annual Gathering on May 19 at the InterContinental Tampa in Tampa, FL. Special guest Carl Hiaasen, journalist, columnist and novelist, will join the center at the gathering.

Dov Waxman a professor of political science, international affairs and Israel studies at Northeastern University, will discuss his new book “Trouble in The Tribe: The American Jewish Conflict over Israel” on Monday, Feb. 15 at 6 p.m., in the Pugh...

Former U.S. Senator Tom Harkin, one of the main authors of the landmark 1990 Americans With Disabilities Act, will deliver a public address at 6:30 p.m. on Oct. 20 at the University of Florida’s Grand Ballroom of the Reitz Union.  The event is...

U.S. Rep. and civil rights pioneer John Lewis (D-GA) will deliver a public address at 7 p.m. on Oct. 16 at the University of Florida’s University Auditorium.  The event is free and open to the public and will be streamed live on the Bob Graham...

Pulitzer Prize winning journalist Lucy Morgan will be honored tonight by the University of Florida’s Bob Graham Center Citizen as its Citizen of the Year. Jacksonville local Aaron Zahn, a national leader in the wastewater infrastructure and...

In a last minute switch, former President Jimmy Carter stepped in for his wife Rosalynn Carter who was ill. The topic of the speech remained as planned. President Carter spoke about his wife's book, “Within Our Reach: Ending the Mental Health...

The University of Florida’s Bob Graham Center for Public Service has awarded its first round of Healthy Civic Campus and Community grants. The initiative, which aims to support innovative student projects that improve civic engagement and...

The Board of Directors of the Florida Historical Society has unanimously selected David Colburn as the 2015 recipient of the Dorothy Dodd Lifetime Achievement Award. The award is given annually to persons who have given more than two decades of...

Martha Barnett, former American Bar Association president and retired senior partner at Holland & Knight law firm; will serve as the Bob Graham Center’s Knight Fellow in-Residence for spring 2015.

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