University of Florida Genetics Institute
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Register Your Organization or Lab


All science-related UF student organizations and faculty laboratories are encouraged to participate in DNA Day @ Reitz North Lawn on April 20, 10:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.

  1. Represent your organization or lab between 10:30 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. at a table on the North Lawn.
  2. Present materials on DNA, genetics or a related scientific topic.
  3. Provide hands-on materials for students.
  4. We encourage you to be creative and showcase your work through experiments, games or contests.
  5. If a student organization, you must be registered with the Office of Student Affairs and Involvement.


Example Activity

The undergraduate Genetics Club will be hosting a DNA extraction mini lab during DNA Day. You will have the opportunity to smash fruit, and extract its DNA!