Tuesday, March 21, 2017

  • Biggest Winner

    Recreation and Wellness Center

    The Biggest Winner challenge is a 12 week program (with a one week try out) designed to help students improve exercise and nutrition habits in order to improve total wellness, along with reducing the risk of chronic disease. Students will receive assistance and guidance from certified trainers to help implement healthy behavioral changes that will increase their quality of life. ...

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  • Triathlon Training

    Recreation and Wellness Center

    This 12 week program will run from January 31st through April 7th and will perpare participants for the Ron Jon Cocoa Beach Sprint Triathlon (swim 1/4 mile, bike 12.5 miles, run 3.1 miles). We will train on Tuesday and Friday mornings. There is a bike requirment for the race, but not for the training. Both new and veteran triathletes welcomed, ...

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  • 10th Annual Kill-A-Watt Energy Conservation Competition

    UCF Housing: ALL

    Want to win a scholarship for lowering your energy use? Participate in the Kill-A-Watt Energy Conservation Competition! In years past, this competition has resulted in an average savings of nearly $50,000 over the two-month period. We’ve saved the university a total of 2,216,485 kWh of energy, equivalent to $216,004. The energy saved could power 200 average homes in the United ...

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  • Diversity Certificate Series (Recurring Event)

    Barbara Ying Center: 140

    Must attend all four modules to receive completion certificate.Facilitator: Rachel Luce-HittThis four-module program is designed as an introductory overview series of workshops to provoke thought with respect to diversity in general, and more specifically, with respect to several important dimensions of diversity. Participants must attend all four modules to receive completion certificate.Dates Modules 1 and 2: Thursday, February 23 and ...

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  • AWS Scientific Computing Immersion Day 2

    Teaching Academy: 117

    The Scientific Computing Immersion Day series continues with this second all-day workshop on March 21st with AWS specialists. The UCF research community is invited to this series of BYOD hands-on sessions on Big Data Analytics and High Throughput Computing including Hybrid Cloud Approach. AWS technical experts will explain key features and use cases of advanced computing, share best practices, walk ...

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  • Examining the Real Disability Barriers (Recurring Event)

    Student Union: Key West Ballroom (Room 218B)

    Facilitator: Student Accessibility Services This interactive workshop will explore some of the greatest disability barriers that exist in day-to-day activities. Everyone who attends will be able to identify at least one action-item take-away they can use to contribute to a more accessible and inclusive environment for people with disabilities.Registration Instructions Faculty, A&P and USPS: Register online at my.UCF.edu. Students and ...

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  • FREE STD Screening (Recurring Event)

    Health Center & Pharmacy: 2nd Floor Conference Room

    Through a partnership with Florida Health, we are offering Free Gonorrhea and Chlamydia screenings for students and their partners. Supllies are limited, please come early.

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  • UCF Women's Tennis vs Wisconsin-Milwaukee

    USTA National Campus: Collegiate Center

    Come on out to support your Knights! Find the full schedule here: http://ucfknights.com/schedule.aspx?path=wten

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  • RWC Job Fair (Recurring Event)

    Recreation and Wellness Center

    Work at UCF's favorite place to play! Tuesday, March 2111:00am - 1:00pmWednesday, March 222:00pm - 4:00pmJoin us and come learn more about the positions at the RWC! These are informal, informational sessions but we highly encourage you to attend. Positions will be available for summer and fall 2017. To apply, please submit your application, resume and cover letter. Job areas ...

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  • Video Captioning Accessibility SDES89 (UCF Faculty and Staff) (Recurring Event)

    Classroom Building I: 202

    This hands-on workshop will teach individuals how to add captions to their video content. The workshop will examine the following areas: Best practice for displaying captions (Accuracy, Placement, Fonts, Length, Auto Captioning). Most popular used programs in digital content creation (Adobe After Effects, Adobe Premiere, Apple Final Cut and Camtasia). How to add captions to existing uploaded videos on popular ...

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  • No Stress Zone: Reducing Test Taking Anxiety

    Student Union: Garden Key Meeting Room (Room 221)

    Does the thought of a looming test get you nervous and shaky? Learn tips to help you breeze through your next test stress free! Watch the livestream here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Nw0j_8_uanQ

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  • Nursing Information Session, BSN (Valencia Campuses) (Recurring Event)

    Valencia College West Campus

    Register for this Information Session Online by following this link. This information session is designed to help nurse-pending students understand the process and steps for applying to UCF's limited-access B.S.N. program. Attendees will also learn about unique application requirements to practice and learn in clinical sites, prerequisite courses and grade requirements, and other helpful information. This information session is open ...

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  • Major in Happiness (Recurring Event)

    Career Services and Experiential Learning: 121

    Learn how your values, interests, personality, and skills intersect for a career that works for you. This workshop is a LINK event.

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  • Olympian Kayla Harrison: Empowering Women: Persistence and Overcoming Obstacles

    Student Union: Cape Florida Ballroom (Room 316)

    This event is FOR CREDIT! Please sign in when you attend! Kayla Harrison made history at the 2012 Olympics in London by winning the first Gold Medal by any American (man or woman) in the history of the sport of judo. Her victory marks another step in a career characterized by success at the sport’s highest levels. Kayla’s judo career ...

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  • Providing and Receiving Effective Feedback on Academic Writing

    Colbourn Hall: 146

    Academic writers do not write alone. They often wish for a sympathetic reader who offers feedback on a draft or assistance during the invention or revision process. In this workshop participants will learn how to approach feedback loops by planning the writing process, articulating written comments that promote critical thinking, and the role of assignments and rubrics. Students must register ...

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  • International Conference on Doctoral Education: Organisational Leadership and Impact

    DoubleTree by Hilton Orlando East- UCF Area

    The International Conference on Doctoral Education: Organisational Leadership and Impact will provide a forum for international debate concerned with doctoral education. This conference is designed to promote a collegial platform to engage in a dialogue about the multifaceted nature, politics, culture, and economic contexts of doctoral pedagogy. Conference Themes Best practices in doctoral supervision; Program diversity, delivery, and relevancy; Graduates' ...

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  • FreshU Kitchen Cooking Class - by RSVP only (Recurring Event)

    Neptune 158: Multipurpose Room

    Wellness and Health Promotion Services (WHPS) is proud to offer:FreshU Kitchen Cooking Class Get hands on experience in the kitchen and learn how to make delicious, healthy food! You get to eat what you make and take home the leftovers too. Check out our schedule below. All classes take place in the Multipurpose Room of the Neptune Housing Community (behind ...

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  • Progressive Action General Meeting (Recurring Event)

    Student Union: 222

    Progressive Action is a political club focused on advancing the progressive agenda through activism including rallies, protests, phonebanking, and canvassing. Come to our meetings and get politically involved! Be sure to look for our table outside the Student Union on Tuesdays.

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  • College Democrats at UCF Meeting (Recurring Event)

    Student Union: 218

    Every Tuesday at 7PM in SU218C the College Democrats meet in order to build young progressives into future leaders. Please join us as we plan future events and discuss ways to get involved in the political process. Speakers are announced to our Facebook page, College Democrats at UCF.

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  • Alcoholics Anonymous: Actions of Recovery (Recurring Event)

    Research Pavilion

    This meeting is held every Tuesday (unless otherwise noted on the UCF calendar) from 7pm to 8pm at thePoint @ UCF in Research Park: SUITE 135, 12424 Research Pkwy #250, Orlando, FL. This is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with one another, that they may solve their common problem and help others ...

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  • Tuesday Salsa Class (Recurring Event)

    Student Union: Garden Key Meeting Room (Room 221)

    Located at the Student Union, come have some mid-week fun exploring the Latino culture and making new friends through Salsa dance! You first class is free. Attire is comfortable clothes for dancing in, and you don't need to bring anything special. We look forward to dancing with you! Sincerely, Latin Rhythm E-Board

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