events sponsored by the Women's and Gender Studies Program in the College of Arts and Humanities

Monday, June 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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  • Summer Reading Clinics for K-6 Students

    Teaching Academy

    UCF College of Education and Human Performance Summer Reading Clinics for K-6 Students Would your child benefit from more one-to-one and small group instruction in reading and writing? Would you like more specific information about your child’s reading performance and at-home suggestions? Sign up your student today for the UCF College of Education and Human Performance Summer Reading Clinics. Summer ...

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  • UCF South Lake Summer Reading and Storytelling Camp

    UCF South Lake Campus

    The UCF College of Education and Human Performance offers a Summer Reading and Storytelling Camp at the UCF South Lake campus in Clermont. Students will discover the FUN and JOY in reading, working in one-on-one and small groups with undergraduate Education students for six sessions during the month of June, 2017. Dates: June 6-22, 2017 (Tuesdays & Thursdays) Time: 5:45 ...

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  • Resilience: Remembering Pulse

    UCF Art Gallery

    The UCF Art Gallery presents an exhibition of photographs, quilts, paintings, stories and more to honor the victims and LGBTQ+ community on the one-year anniversary of the Pulse shootings. Opening Reception: Thursday, June 8, 2017, 4-6pm The exhibit is made possible by the Citizen Curator Project and the Institute of Museum and Library Services. Admission is free Monday-Friday, 10 a.m. ...

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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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  • CEL Orientation (Recurring Event)

    Student Union: The Blackstone LaunchPad

    Want to know what this entrepreneurship thing is all about? Are you interested in gaining an entrepreneurial mindset that can help you to start your business or land your dream job? If so, join us in the Blackstone LaunchPad for an introduction to entrepreneurship! Grab some pizza and gain insight on all of the free startup resources available on campus.

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  • Getting Started with Experiential Learning (Recurring Event)

    Career Services and Experiential Learning: 115

    Are you expecting to work in your major field when you graduate? Employers look for graduates with experience. Learn how to gain such related experience while in school through internships, co-ops, and service learning.

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  • Making the Most out of Handshake (Recurring Event)

    Career Services and Experiential Learning: 121

    Career Services and Experiential Learning has a new system! Learn how to navigate Handshake and take advantage of its features. Handshake will be replacing KnightLink and Place Pro. If you have used either of these systems in the past, you do not want to miss out on this chance to learn about Handshake! Your ability to search and find jobs ...

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  • EXCHANGE: Why People Hate Sales presented by Sandler Training

    The Exchange: BA1 Rm 148

    Presenter: Melody Montgomery How I chose and navigated my sales career What pitfalls I experienced Undoing the perception that there is a "sales personality" What skillset (all teachable) does it take to be successful in sales College of Business students can register here: https://coba.bus.ucf.edu/pass

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  • Meditation Class (Recurring Event)

    RWC @ Knights Plaza

    Just Be Meditation Class - Take time to Just Be and join WHPS in a guided meditation class! Students only. Come reduce your stress and learn the basics of meditation.

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  • Caring For The Caregiver (Recurring Event)

    UCF Health: Patient Education Conference Room

    Serving as a caregiver for a loved one can be a rewarding experience. It also can be one of life’s most challenging experiences. We help support those who are caring for a loved one with illness or memory loss. Research shows that when caregivers attend organized support groups run by trained professionals, they can double the amount of time a ...

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  • Al-Anon: Serenity Now (Recurring Event)

    Research Pavilion

    This meeting is held every Monday (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. The Al-Anon Family Groups are a fellowship of relatives and friends of alcoholics who share their experience, strength and hope in order to solve their common problems. We ...

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