Thursday, November 15, 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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  • Yoga Nidra Meditation with hammocks (Recurring Event)

    RWC @ Knights Plaza

    Yoga Nidra is an ancient meditation practice from India. Though the literal translation of Nidra is “sleep” it also means “a changing state of consciousness” which is brought about as you connect with your mind and body. This meditation practice uses aerial hammocks to aid the body in feeling relaxed and comfortable, yoga mats are also available for a stationary …

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  • Board of Trustees Meeting

    FAIRWINDS Alumni Center

    Board of Trustees meeting at Fairwinds Alumni Center.

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  • Blood Drive: Battle of the Branches (Recurring Event)

    Veterans Commemorative Site

    The 2nd Annual Battle of the Branches Blood Drive will be held at the Veteran's Commemorative Site from 9 a.m. - 7 p.m., November 13-16. Vote for your favorite military branch! VOTE ONLINE, Nov 12-16 online (counts once), and/or vote on the bus when you donate blood (counts three times!). Hosted by: UCF Blood Drives, Veterans Academic Resource Center (VARC), …

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  • Getting the Most Out of Your Digital Marketing Strategy

    Florida SBDC at UCF

    Presented by FSBDC at UCF Consultants, Jairo Batista & Chuck Wheeler Digital Marketing is a broad, constantly changing business discipline. In this seminar, you will learn how to develop an up-to-date digital marketing strategy that will enable your prospects and customers to reach you in new, digitally-creative ways. The session will also make you current with some of the latest …

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  • Performance Appraisal Training - 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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  • Faculty Collective Bargaining Notice

    Millican Hall: 360

    The next collective bargaining session between the University of Central Florida Board of Trustees and the United Faculty of Florida will take place on Thursday, November 15, 2018, from 9 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. in MH 360.

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  • IEW - Immigration 101

    UCF Global: 101

    A session discussing key concepts in US immigration to give participants greater insight into this important topic.

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  • SVAD Biannual B.F.A. Fall Exhibition (Recurring Event)

    UCF Art Gallery

    The SVAD Biannual B.F.A. Fall Exhibition provides the opportunity for undergraduate students majoring in book arts, ceramics, drawing, experimental animation, illustration, painting, photography, printmaking, and sculpture to share their research and artistic practice. Exhibition Dates: Nov. 15-Dec. 6Opening Reception: Thursday, Nov. 15 from 5-7 p.m.More Information

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  • IEW - International Expo

    Student Union: Pegasus Ballroom

    A showcase of international and global efforts at UCF and in the Central Florida community. Learn how to get involved internationally while enjoying fun activities, food, music, and giveaways. If you are interested in tabling and being represented during the Expo, please contact Michael Martinez.

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  • GKT Workshop

    Student Union: 220 (Sand Key)

    An in-person workshop filled with testing strategies and useful information for the General Knowledge Test (GKT). Covers all sections, Essay, English Language, Reading, and Mathematics. It is not always about knowing the material but being able to get through the timed test.

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  • Wellness Coaching

    Recreation and Wellness Center: 111 (WHPS Classroom)

    Connect with a Wellness Coach to achieve your personal well-being goals and learn how to apply for the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP). SNAP coaching is available by appointment at Wellness and Health Promotion Services every Thursday from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Call Wellness and Health Promotion Services at 407-823-5841 to make your appointment!

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  • Build Winning Resumes, presented by Ledio

    Career Services and Experiential Learning: 121

    This workshop will be discussing how to get your resume noticed. You will be hearing from a representative from Ledios.

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  • After ISIS: Kurdish Society and Politics in the Middle East

    Student Union: Garden Key Meeting Room (Room 221)

    A Panel Discussion Featuring: Close Entanglements: The Kurdish Struggles in Turkey, Syria and IraqAliza Marcus, Author of Blood and Belief: the PKK and the Kurdish Fight for Independence Prophesying ISIS: Yezidi Shamanism before and after GenocideDr. Tyler Fisher, University of Central Florida American Ambivalence: A Perspective from Kurdistan and IraqDr. Bayar Mustafa Sevdeen, American University of Kurdistan/Columbia University ModeratorDr. Haidar …

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  • FreshU Mobile Kitchen Cooking Demo

    Ferrell Commons

    Wellness and Health Promotion Services Presents the FreshU Mobile Demonstration Kitchen. FreshU Kitchen Cooking Demos teach students how to incorporate fruits and vegetables into their diets and reduce food waste. Students will get to see the process, taste the dish, and take home a recipe card so they can try making it themselves later.

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  • Planning Poster Presentations (Recurring Event)

    Graduate Student Center: Trevor Colbourn Hall: 213

    Planning a research poster session? Learn the basics of poster design and tips for editing free PowerPoint poster templates. This session reviews poster elements for layout, graphics, and printing, and includes examples of well-designed posters. Participants are encouraged to bring their laptop to begin creating a poster for hands-on practice. Students must register for all workshops through their myUCF Student …

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  • Don't Just Stand There

    Neptune 158: Classroom

    OSRR Violence Prevention Team proposes a certification opportunity for all UCF enrolled students. This certificate requires students to attend eight workshops (8 total hours) and to attend a 6-hour bystander intervention training facilitated by UCF Green Dot. The following information outlines the desired learning outcomes, suggested formals, and requirement for the implementation process. Interpersonal violence prevention starts with you. Learn …

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  • Interfaith Dialogue

    63 South

    As a community, we have diverse thoughts, knowledge, and beliefs. Join Social Justice and Advocacy for an Interfaith Dialogue where students, faculty, and staff will gather over a meal to share spiritual, faith, and non-faith experiences and learn from one another. It is our hope by providing space and place for interfaith dialogue it will build a solid foundation for …

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  • Drum Your Stress Away! - CAPS Wellness Workshops (Recurring Event)

    Counseling and Psychological Services: Group room

    Lower your stress and increase relaxation skills by discovering your personal rhythm. No musical talent or experience needed. 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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  • IEW - Calcutta 2019: The India Documentary Lab

    The Burnett Honors College: Room 130

    Presentation of documentaries from Professor Phil Peters and his students from the Nicholson School of Communication and Media.

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  • Communicating Across Cultures (Recurring Event)

    UCF Valencia Osceola Center: Building 4, Room 4-335

    Open to all UCF faculty, staff, and students Course Number: DIV044 Wednesday, October 3 from 4:00pm-6:00pm Facilitator: Barbara Thompson Location: UCF Valencia West, Building 11, Room 107 Thursday, November 15 from 1:00pm-4:00pm Facilitator: Barbara Thompson Location: UCF Valencia Osceola, Building 4, Room 335 The ability to prevent misunderstandings through effective cross-cultural communication is an important skill in today’s world. This …

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  • Patents, Trademarks and Copyrights: Tools for Entrepreneurial Success

    John C. Hitt Library: 223

    Come to learn about the importance of patents, trademarks, trade secrets, and copyright, what they mean and how to secure your rights. Register at:

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  • Become a School Psychologist and Help Children Excel! (Recurring Event)

    TA 130: TA 130

    An information session about becoming a school psychologist Considering graduate school? Learn about becoming a school psychologist through the 32-month UCF Graduate School Psychology Program in the College of Community Innovation and Education. School psychologists help children succeed in school and life. They are highly trained in both psychology and education with emphasis in the areas of mental health, prevention, …

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