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TailGATOR 2017

Saturday, Sept. 30
9 am - 12 pm
Stephen C. O'Connell Center
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Join CALS on Saturday, Sept. 30 for the 20th annual TailGATOR (*take 2). Tickets include a meal catered by Hill's BBQ.

Catch up with friends and faculty/staff from your major. Engage in interactive games with our student organizations and enjoy a great BBQ meal. Attendees will also have the opportunity to bid on silent auction items which support the CALS Alumni and Friends Scholarship Endowment.

The following departments, schools, majors, clubs and sponsors will exhibit:

  • Agricultural Economics Club
    Agricultural Education and Communication
    Alpha Gamma Rho Fraternity
    Alpha Zeta
    American Society for Microbiology UF Student Chapter
    Animal Sciences Department
    CALS Student Philanthrophy Council
    Center for Agricultural and Natural Resource Law
    College of Veterinary Medicine
    Collegiate 4-H
    Collegiate Farm Bureau
    Doctor of Plant Medicine Program
    Entomology and Nematology Department
    Environmental Horticulture Club
    Equestrian Club
    Farm Credit of Florida
    Florida 4-H
    Food Science and Human Nutrition Club
    Horticultural Sciences Department & Student Club
    Minority Pre-Vet Students
    Natural Resources Diversity Initiative
    Plant Pathology
    School of Forest Resources and Conservation
    School of Natural Resources and Environment
    Sigma Alpha Professional Agricultural Sorority
    Student Chapter of the Wildlife Society
    Wildlife Ecology and Conservation Department

*Our plans for TailGATOR 2016 were derailed by Hurricane Matthew.

TailGATOR Sponsors


Sponsorship Opportunities

CALS has a Partnership Program which includes sponsorship benefits related to TailGATOR. Click here for more information on how your company or organization can support CALS.

Event Contacts

  • Cathy Herren Carr, Director, Alumni and Career Services
    Malissa Redden, Program Assistant
  • Corporate sponsors listed on the University of Florida IFAS College of Agricultural and Life Sciences website do not imply university or unit endorsement of the entity or its products or services.