• April is Financial Literacy Awareness Month!

    UCF Main Campus

    April is Financial Literacy Awareness Month! There are events happening throughout the month of April to assist students being financially well: - April 5, 2017 Salary Negotiation and Understanding Your Paycheck (2:00pm - 3:00pm in CSEL Room 121) - April 13, 2017 FUNNY MONEY featuring Colin Ryan (Doors open at 5:30pm, 6:30pm - 8:00pm Morgridge International Reading Center) - April ...

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  • Fulbright Scholarship Overview & Application Process (Recurring Event)

    Burnett Honors College

    Discover the world on a Fulbright Scholarship! Join the Office of Prestigious Awards Director, Morgan Bauer, for lunch to learn about the Fulbright Program and ask questions about this incredible opportunity to get fully funded to live abroad for an academic year to conduct research, pursue graduate study, or teach English. http://us.fulbrightonline.org/ *All sessions are held in BHC 130 from ...

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  • Financial Wellness Series: Investing Basics

    UCF Human Resources - Innovative Center: Training Room

    2017 Financial Wellness Series: Investing Basics (UCF Employees Only) Presented by: Paul Gregg, assistant chair, finance executive in residenceUCF Department of Finance & School of Real Estate Paul Gregg, associate instructor and assistant chair of the UCF Department of Finance and Real Estate, is back again this year after delivering one of last year’s most popular and talked about workshops. ...

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  • Keys to Finals Success! - CAPS Workshops

    Counseling and Psychological Services: Group room

    Come learn about ways you can improve your wellness and performance through the end of the semester and finals week!

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  • Understanding Power and Privilege (Recurring Event)

    Barbara Ying Center: 140

    Facilitator: Rachel Luce-HittPrerequisite: ABCs of Diversity or complete Diversity Certificate Series (Modules 1-4) This session looks at the concepts of power and privilege in detail and describes actions that can be adopted to mitigate the effects of social injustice. Registration Instructions Faculty, A&P and USPS: Register online at my.UCF.edu. Students and OPS: Email your name, phone number and PID/employee I.D. ...

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  • Managing Test Anxiety - CAPS Finals Workshops

    Counseling and Psychological Services: Group room

    Come hear about the signs of test anxiety and learn skills to reduce your stress and perform your best through the end of the semester and finals week!

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  • Bodhi Time with the CAPS Therapy Dog! - Finals Workshops

    Counseling and Psychological Services: Group room

    Kick off finals week by taking some time for yourself by visiting Bodhi the therapy dog! Take a break, de-stress, and relax at CAPS

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  • Webcourses@UCF Open Lab (Recurring Event)

    Center for Distributed Learning: LIB - 161B

    All open labs and workshops are available to faculty, staff, and teaching assistants at UCF. Webcourses@UCF Open Support Labs provide an opportunity to work on your online courses and ask questions of the support staff. Come any time during the open hours (we recommend no later than 30 minutes before the end of the lab). You can learn more about ...

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  • Performance Management 1.0 - LDR004 (USPS and A&P Supervisors Only)

    UCF Human Resources - Innovative Center: Training Room

    This interactive session will: Explore what performance management (PM) is and why it is important Discuss best practices and common challenges Review the "how" of PM, including the primary PM forms used at UCF

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  • Executive Education: Finance & Accounting Workshop for Non-Financial Managers

    UCF Executive Development Center: Classroom 203

    Finance and Accounting for Non-Financial Managers empowers participants with a framework of essential Finance and Accounting terminology, concepts, and applications, so they can build their own “financial toolbox.” In this two-day workshop, you will learn how the impact of financial decisions affects the performance of work units and the profitability of organizations. Led by UCF Professors Dr. Darryl Allen and ...

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  • Creating a Positive Workplace - EAP041

    Human Resource: OD & Training: HR 105 ABC

    Negativity can have a significant impact on a workplace’s performance and productivity. This seminar will look at the two types of negativity found in the workplace: state and trait negativity as well as some common causes. Participants will also walk away from this seminar with practical solutions to help promote a more positive work environment. • Identify the two types ...

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  • Ethical Leadership Workshop - LDR005 (Faculty and Staff only)

    UCF Human Resources - Innovative Center: Training Room

    Presented by Rhoda Bishop, UCF Chief Compliance & Ethics Officer Topics include: Ethical decision-making framework Key tenets Framework at UCF

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  • Presentation Skills (Recurring Event)

    Graduate Student Center: Colbourn Hall, Suite 146

    Does the idea of giving a presentation freak you out? I have good news and bad news. Bad news – presentations are unavoidable in your courses and in your future career path. Good news – presentation skills are something you can easily improve! This 45-minute session will provide some tips, tricks, and ideas for how to become a better presenter. ...

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  • Government Contracting Strategies & Matchmaking Event

    Florida SBDC at UCF

    Contracting Workshop | Wednesday, May 24, 8:30 AM - 3:30 PM Experts will provide business owners with the knowledge and tools to pursue business opportunities with local, state, and federal government agencies as well as prime contractors. Keynote Speaker:George A. Landis (Brigadier General, US Army, Retired), President of Landis Consulting Service Educational Topics Include: “How to Succeed in Government Contracting” ...

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  • Useful Apps All Grad Students Should Love and Use (Recurring Event)

    Graduate Student Center: Colbourn Hall, Suite 146

    Do you ever wonder if there is a great app out there that you are missing out on? Need help staying organized, taking notes, or need a better way to communicate with classmates over shared projects? We'll look no further as this session will introduce helpful and important apps that all grad students should love and use! We will cover ...

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  • Finding Data Sources (Recurring Event)

    Graduate Student Center: Colbourn Hall, Suite 146

    What caveats should you be aware of in selecting and using data sources? Discover tips and tricks for locating data using the web and library resources. This session will focus on free and library subscription resources, including Census and American Community Survey sources, American FactFinder, DemographicsNow, SimplyMap, and Social Explorer. Depending on the interests of attendees we may also discuss ...

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  • Library Research and Literature Review Strategies (Recurring Event)

    Graduate Student Center: Colbourn Hall, Suite 146

    What strategies are you using to conduct library research? This session highlights effective strategies to locate sources for literature reviews and projects and tips for using citation tracking features, creating alerts to stay updated on publications, and customizing Google Scholar options. An overview of organizing sources using Mendeley and Zotero citation management tools will also be included. Please bring your ...

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  • What is a CV?

    Graduate Student Center: Colbourn Hall, Suite 146

    How does a CV differ from a resume? Techniques to target academic and professional positions will be discussed. Discover the components and formats to create a document that effectively communicates your professional background. Students must register for all workshops through their myUCF Student Center under Graduate Students then Pathways to Success.

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  • 5th Annual TeachLivE Conference: Virtual Human Interactive Performance

    Teaching Academy

    Interact with avatars in classroom settings and participate in research presentations about using simulated experiences for enhancing instruction and preparing educators for teaching students during the fifth annual TeachLivE Conference: Virtual Human Interactive Performance. Proposals are being accepted electronically via email at TeachLivEconference@gmail.com through Friday, March 31, 2017. Proposal overview information Title: Lead presenter: Additional presenters: University or school district: ...

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  • Executive Education: Strategic Leadership Workshop

    UCF Executive Development Center: Classroom 203

    Effective strategies guide companies to a unique high-value position in their market. This leads to a competitive advantage for the companies. Leaders must set a clear vision, align company resources with their vision, and execute their strategic plan to actually achieve a competitive advantage. Dr. Robert Porter developed this highly interactive two-day workshop on Strategic Leadership to help you and ...

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  • Educators’ Summer Institute at UCF College of Education and Human Performance

    Morgridge International Reading Center

    Expand your knowledge and learn strategies and interventions for use in the classroom during the fourth annual Educators’ Summer Institute (ESI). As part of the Institute, participants attend two days of interactive sessions facilitated by experts in the field of Exceptional Education and complete three online modules on best practices for inclusive education under the mentorship of UCF faculty. ESI ...

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  • Building a Successful Budget

    Colbourn Hall: 146

    Learn to make the most of your money, the importance of emergency funds, how to save for a future expense, and know about Paying Yourself first. Students must register for all workshops through their myUCF Student Center under Graduate Students then Pathways to Success.

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  • How It Works For You: Networking Techniques

    Graduate Student Center: Colbourn Hall, Suite 146

    Overcome fears and anxiety related to networking by using outcome based thinking. Learn what to do before, during and after a networking event. Students must register for all workshops through their myUCF Student Center under Graduate Students then Pathways to Success.

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  • Interviewer Certification - PER006 (Faculty and Staff only) (Recurring Event)

    UCF Human Resources - Innovative Center: Training Room

    Do you want to hire the best people? During this workshop we will: Introduce the concept of behavioral interviewing Examine areas of possible discrimination concerns Review hiring procedures Offer 100+ interview questions to select from for your interviews Provide sample reference check questions upon completion of the program, participants earn the designation of "Certified Interviewer," a requirement for those who ...

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  • Simplify Your Life - EAP042

    UCF Human Resources - Innovative Center: Training Room

    Between smart phones, constant information, home demands, work demands and lengthy to‐do lists, it’s easy to get overwhelmed with life. We’re always plugged in. And it can feel like you’re just along for the ride. It’s no wonder so many people feel stressed. By simplifying your life, you remove distractions so you can focus on what’s most important. This training ...

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