Wednesday, October 10, 2018

  • Half Marathon Training

    Recreation and Wellness Center

    This 12 week half marathon running program will prepare participants for the OUC Half Marathon in December. The training group meets Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays at 7am outside the RWC. No previous half marathon experience is required, however previous fitness experience is recommended. Our pacers will be running under a 15 minute mile to comply with OUC's race pace requirement. ...

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  • Research, Write, Defend & Publish: Honors in the Major (Recurring Event)

    Trevor Colbourn Hall 201: Trevor Colbourn Hall 201

    These information sessions cover the Honors in the Major eligibility requirements, program benefits, and an overview of the steps to complete an Honors in the Major thesis/creative project. During these sessions, students can ask questions and fill out the HIM Eligibility form to get started in pursuing original and independent research in their major discipline.

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  • Blood Drive

    Veterans Commemorative Site

    Knights Bleed Black & Gold! Visit http://BloodDrives-UCF.org for blood drive schedules, volunteering, special events, Adopt-A-Blood-Drive, the UCF Blood Drives Advisory Council, internships, and more. Blood Drives at UCF a group of students, faculty, and staff working together to save lives and foster a culture of blood donorship on campus. We'd love for you to join us! Thank you for making ...

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  • Subcontracting and Teaming (Recurring Event)

    Florida SBDC at UCF

    Presented by Ed Ramos, Senior Area Manager, U.S. Small Business AdministrationOne of the pathways to success for small businesses pursuing government contracts is to partner with other small or large businesses in order to deliver services to the government. Most commonly, these agreements are in the form of a sub-contract, teaming agreement or joint-venture agreement. There is also the SBA’s ...

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  • Time Stretch Exhibition (Recurring Event)

    UCF Art Gallery

    EXHIBITION: Time Stretch by Elizabeth / Sidebotham Erin Elizabeth is a conceptual artist and utilizes non-traditional materials such as cake and sprinkles along with gold leaf in order to explore questions about banality, celebration, and experiential value. Harry Sidebotham is first and foremost a painter. He engages in the tradition of painting, investigating scientific theories such as parallel dimension theory. ...

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  • Disability Portrayed in the Media

    Barbara Ying Center: 140

    Open to all UCF faculty, staff, and students Course number: DIV290 Wednesday, October 10 from 10:00am-12:00pm Facilitators: Brad Held, Donald Pirozzoli, and Andrew Quigley Location: Barbara Ying Center, Room 140 Presented by Student Accessibility Services, this session will explore how media and images in our culture powerfully influence our collective perception of disability. Do these messages oppress disabled people? Attend ...

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  • Research Workshop Series: Florida Interactive Entertainment Academy

    Student Union 221: Student Union Garden Key Meeting Room

    The UCF Office of Research is hosting a research workshop series dedicated to the arts and humanities. This series is specifically targeted to faculty to enhance their research awards, but all are welcome to attend. This workshop will be led by Erik Sand from Florida Interactive Entertainment Academy.

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  • National Air & Space Intelligence Center (NASIC) Info Table

    ENG II Atrium: Atrium

    Come to learn about opportunities with NASIC from 11.00-2.00 pm in the ENGII atrium. Please RSVP for this event in Handshake.

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  • Networking Strategies (Recurring Event)

    Career Services and Experiential Learning: 121

    This workshop will discuss how to network successfully in a highly competitive job market.

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  • QPR Training - CAPS Event (Recurring Event)

    Counseling and Psychological Services: Group room

    Ask a Question, Save a Life! You can become a QPR Gatekeeper. QPR = Question, Persuade, Refer. 3 Simple steps that anyone can learn to help save a life from suicide. (CAPS West Entrance)

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  • Latino Americans Certificate Series: Part 3

    Barbara Ying Center: 140

    Open to all UCF faculty, staff, and students Must attend all three modules to receive a completion certificate. Part 1 Course number: DIV236 Wednesday, September 19 from 1:30pm-4:30pm Facilitator: Rachel Luce-Hitt Location: Barbara Ying Center, Room 140 Part 2 Course number: DIV237 Wednesday, September 26 from 1:30pm-4:30pm Facilitator: Rachel Luce-Hitt Location: Barbara Ying Center, Room 140 Part 3 Course number: ...

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  • Latino Americans – Part 3 (DIV238)

    Barbara Ying Center: 140

    Latino Americans is a multi-part PBS documentary series that chronicles the rich and varied history and experiences of Latinos, who have for more than 500 years helped to shape what is the United States and who have become, with more than 50 million people, the largest minority group in the U.S. This is Part 3 of a 3 part certificate ...

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  • Traps of Academic Misconduct

    Student Union: Cedar Key Meeting Room (Room 223)

    Learn how to use websites like Course Hero, GroupMe, and Quizlet appropriately and avoid making mistakes that could have serious consequences both in the classroom and with the University. Attendance will be taken at the workshop, free to all UCF students, no RSVP needed in advance. Wednesday, October 10th from 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

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  • Job Search Strategies - Career Readiness Week (Recurring Event)

    Career Services and Experiential Learning: 121

    This workshop will discuss where the jobs are and how to get them.

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  • National Air & Space Intelligence Center (NASIC) Info Session

    HEC 101: 101

    The National Air and Space Intelligence Center is the DoD’s center of excellence for foreign air and space threats. We have over 3000 people working together daily to make sure the Nation is at the cutting edge of understanding foreign threats to US Air and Space operations. Our all-source analysts are national experts on threats that span air, space and ...

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  • Video Captioning Accessibility

    Classroom Building I: Room 202 (Faculty Multimedia Center)

    Open to all UCF faculty, staff, and students Course number: DIV295 Wednesday, October 10 from 3:00pm-4:30pm Facilitator: Brad Held Location: Faculty Multimedia Center (Classroom Building 1, Room 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) ...

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  • Leadership Book Club - LDR002 (Faculty & Staff Supervisors Only)

    UCF Human Resources - Innovative Center: Training Room

    Leadership Book Club is a 3-part series. Participants are encouraged to register for ALL 3 sessions to gain the most from the discussion: LDR001 (9/26/18), LDR002 (10/10/18), and LDR003 (11/7/18). This semester's book selection is LeaderShift by Ken Carnes and David Cottrell. TARGET AUDIENCE: Frontline and mid-level supervisors. (However, no supervisor will be turned away except for space limitations.) COST: ...

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  • Thesis and Dissertation Support - CAPS Wellness Workshops (Recurring Event)

    Counseling and Psychological Services: Group room

    Gain support in completing your thesis or dissertation. Stay on-track with help from our drop-in meetings. Part of a weekly workshop series in October. CAPS workshops are free, require no sign-up, and space is provided on a first-come-first-serve basis to currently enrolled students. Located in CAPS West.

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  • Compass (Recurring Event)

    Research Pavilion

    Compass is a gathering of UCF Collegiate Recovery Community students, as a weekly “check in” by addressing topics of recovery and academics. Meetings are ran by a licensed clinician. During the meeting, students address topics such as recovery, spirituality, relapse prevention, academic growth, learning styles, personalities, and stress management. The group meets on Wednesdays and are open to all members ...

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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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  • Open dance classes hosted by Knights and Damsels Dance Company (Recurring Event)

    Performing Arts Center

    We are a technical and jazz-based dance company. Our mission is to provide dancers with an avenue to grow among new age styles of dance by offering training from diverse student and guest choreographers while providing performance and teaching opportunities. Location: UCF Performing Arts Center Theatre Building, Studio 1 Time: 8pm Cost: $5 Check out our Instagram for more information: ...

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