Wednesday, July 19, 2017

  • Identity: An Exhibition of You

    Orlando Science Center

    This exhibit challenges our notions of personal identity using the familiar (our body, our thoughts, our relationships) to make connections with the scientific (our genes, our brains, our roles in society). Your own identity is front and center while you learn about genetics and biological identity; cognitive science/psychology and personality; and social science and racial/ethnic identity. Look at your own ...

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  • Painting and Photography Student Exhibition

    UCF Art Gallery

    The UCF Art Gallery presents simultaneous exhibitions exploring the figure in contemporary art. Mirror Phase: Figuration and Portraiture in Contemporary Art features paintings by students in UCF's School of Visual Arts and Design, including Gabriel Cortese, John Currie, Lila Villalobos, Emile Mausner, Jordan Pascal, Andrew Snow, and Nadya Sudjita. With Love, features images from Tim DeGilio, Bailey Burdelsky and Ben ...

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  • Blood Drive (Recurring Event)

    Veterans Commemorative Site

    Blood drives are one of the many ways our Knight family demonstrates its giving spirit. Come join us on the Big Red Bus! Knights Bleed Black & Gold! Visit http://BloodDrives-UCF.org for information for students, faculty, and staff regarding drives, events, volunteering, blood donor facts, advocacy, and UCF training and educational opportunities.Students, faculty, and staff interested in working with the Knights ...

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  • Talk to Nursing Graduate Advisors at Live Info Session (MSN, DNP, PhD, Certificates) (Recurring Event)

    University Tower: 333: 333

    Join the UCF College of Nursing graduate program advising team at a live information session. Attend the session on campus or dial in through a conference line (1-866-564-4123 / Participant Code: 8663622#). Learn the differences between our online and hybrid programs and get your most pressing questions answered about our nationally ranked graduate program. Online program options: Nursing Leadership and ...

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  • Performance Appraisal Fundamentals - PER067 (Faculty & Staff Supervisors Only) (Recurring Event)

    UCF Human Resources - Innovative Center: Training Room

    Learn all about UCF's performance appraisal process! Topics include: * Benefits and multiple uses of appraisals* UCF procedures for USPS and A&P* How to make the process faster/easier* What and how to document* How to set SMART goals with your staff This workshop is limited to current supervisors of USPS and A&P eligible staff.

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  • Preparing Bids & Proposals

    Florida SBDC at UCF

    This session provides an overview and stimulates discussion on how to effectively write and submit a compliant proposal in response to a government solicitation. The seminar will provide an understanding of Invitation for Bid (IFB), Request for Proposal (RFP) and Request for Quotation (RFQ) and an analysis of how they differ. The seminar will discuss bid or no bid decisions, ...

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  • Rapid HIV Testing Event (Recurring Event)

    Recreation and Wellness Center: 111 (WHPS Classroom)

    FREE Rapid HIV Testing Event Do you know your status? Stop by Wellness and Health Promotion Services during our Free Rapid HIV Testing event this Wednesday from 10am-2pm to get tested. No appointments necessary – walk-ins welcome. Take charge of your sexual wellness by taking an HIV test and get your results in 15 minutes. Be a Healthy Knight. WHPS ...

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  • FIEA Student Video Game Playtest

    Technology Commons I

    Farming robots and sword-fighting soldiers are among the characters who will visit the University of Central Florida on July 19 as part of an on-campus video game playtest by UCF graduate students. Four student teams from UCF’s Florida Interactive Entertainment Academy (FIEA) will be seeking public input on their latest in-progress video games. The playtest will be held from 10 ...

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  • Optimizing Your Online Presence

    Graduate Student Center: Colbourn Hall, Suite 146

    Part 1: Citation Metrics & Measuring Impact Citation metrics provide quantitative data used to evaluate the impact of a scholar’s research. Several methods and tools exist to assist scholars with obtaining information about citation counts and impact data, such as ISI Web of Science, Google Scholar, and other citation counting tools by discipline. Metrics also assist scholars with identifying key ...

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  • Plagiarism & Citations Workshop (Recurring Event)

    John C. Hitt Library: 235C

    This workshop will teach you how to avoid plagiarism, and how to correctly use citations.

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  • Lunch with TED Series - The Power of Introverts (Recurring Event)

    Barbara Ying Center: 140

    Facilitator: Rachel Luce-Hitt In a culture where being social and outgoing are prized above all else, it can be difficult, even shameful, to be an introvert. But, as Susan Cain argues in this passionate talk, introverts bring extraordinary talents and abilities to the world, and should be encouraged and celebrated. ***Please feel free to bring your own lunch with you ...

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  • Next Level PowerPoint

    Graduate Student Center: Colbourn Hall, Suite 146

    Students have become used to having slides as part of their classroom experience. However, these visual aids can detract from the message you are trying to convey to your class and affect your perceived credibility. Attend this workshop to learn the principles of effective PowerPoint creation that will take your teaching to the next level. Students must register for all ...

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  • Your Personality- Your Career 'MyPlan' Session (Recurring Event)

    Career Services and Experiential Learning: 121

    Are you unsure of what major is right for you? Do you feel overwhelmed when thinking about choosing a career? Learn about how your personality can influence majors and careers that are a good fit for you. Prior to attending, complete the MyPlan Career Personality Test - http://career.ucf.edu/links#explore Be sure to use the UCF License Code listed. This workshop will ...

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  • From Stress to Success! (Recurring Event)

    Counseling and Psychological Services: Group room

    Come learn about thoughts and feelings that lead to stress, and leave with effective coping skills!

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  • Create a Professional Portfolio

    Graduate Student Center: Colbourn Hall, Suite 146

    Understand the importance of showcasing your skills, experiences and accomplishments through the use of a portfolio. Compare the advantages of both a hard copy and an electronic portfolio. Students must register for all workshops through their myUCF Student Center under Graduate Students then Pathways to Success.

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  • Narcotics Anonymous (Recurring Event)

    Barbara Ying Center

    This meeting is held every Wednesday (unless otherwise noted on the UCF calendar) from 7pm to 8pm on the UCF Main Campus inside the Barbara Ying Center. NA is a non-profit fellowship of men and women for whom drugs have become a major problem. We meet regularly to help each other live drug-free. There are no dues or fees, the ...

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