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Mean Mary James with Charlie Roberson Concert on August 29

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Two very special performers are playing this month as part of the Gamble Rogers Festival Concert Series. Florida icon Charlie Robertson will be opening for Nashville recording star Mean Mary (James). Charlie is the original creator of the “Terminal Tavern” which plays so prominently in Gamble Rogers folk lore. He is a singer songwriter of uniquely…

Dr. Mansfield presents on the lost years of Sea Turtles, 7 p.m., Thurs., August 20, Public Lecture Series: Evenings at the Whitney

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Please join us as Dr. Kate Mansfield from the University of Central Florida presents “Tracking the sea turtle ‘lost years’” for the Evenings at the Whitney public lecture series on Thursday, August 20th at 7 PM. Dr. Mansfield is a pioneer in satellite telemetry studies on wild sea turtles and will share her team’s work…

Gamble Rogers Concert Series @ Whitney June 27th, The Rubies and The Willowwacks!

Please join the Gamble Rogers Concert Series on June 27th at Whitney Laboratory’s Lohman Auditorium (doors open at 6 music at 7).  The Series will feature two outstanding performing musical couples from the rich musical culture of Florida: the Rubies ( and the WillowWacks ( Advance Tickets at www.GAMBLEROGERSFEST.ORG or at Simple Gestures (4 White…

Dr. Arthur Edison presents on nematodes and soils, 7 pm on Thursday May 14th, Public Lecture Series: Evenings at the Whitney

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Evenings at Whitney—Dr. Arthur S. Edison, “Sex in the Soil” May 14, 2015, 7 p.m. How does one go from being a saddle maker in Santa Fe, New Mexico to one of the world’s preeminent scientists in the fields of Nuclear Magnetic Resonance (NMR) technology and discovering elements of chemical communication in nematodes? Dr. Arthur…

Dr. Kevin Folta presents on GMO Crop Technology, 7 pm on Thursday April 9th, Public Lecture Series: Evenings at the Whitney


Please join us as Dr. Kevin Folta from the University of Florida presents “Risks, Benefits and Opportunities in GMO Crop Technology” for the Evenings at the Whitney public lecture series on Thursday, April 9 at 7:00 PM. Dr. Folta is one of the world’s experts in the science of biotechnology as it impacts the multifaceted arena of agriculture. The…

Summer Camp 2015 Registration is Full- Call us if you want to join the waiting list for next year!

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Registration is now open for the Whitney Laboratory’s 2015 Marine Biology Summer Camp. Summer camp participants will participate in fun laboratory experiments and outdoor adventures all while learning about the biodiversity of the Matanzas River Basin. Contact Brenda Cannaliato (phone: 904-461-4014 email: Angie Golubovich (phone: 904-461-4015 email: for more information!

The Whitney Lecture on UF’s Main Campus, March 17th, 3:30 pm, Bartram Hall, Dr. Baldomero Olivera


The Whitney Lecture brings preeminent scientists to the University of Florida’s main campus in Gainesville, and to the UF Whitney Laboratory in St. Augustine, Florida. Researchers share recent work in marine science, neuroscience, the environment and other topics of interest to the Laboratory. This Lecture series started in the late 1990’s with generous support to continue to…