Thursday, November 08, 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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  • Veterans Flag Day

    Veteran Commemorative Site

    The Veterans Academic Resource Center will plant over 1400 American Flags on Memory Mall just in front of the Veterans Commemorative Site. Each flag represents one student veteran attending UCF for the fall semester. Flags will be planted at 7:30 a.m. on Wednesday, November 7 and picked up on Friday, November 9 at 12:00 p.m. right after the Veterans Commemoration …

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  • LEAD Scholars Social Change Showcase

    Student Union: Key West Ballroom (Room 218CD)

    Students completing an independent study in the U-LEAD Programs will be presenting their Social Change Research Projects that they have been working on all semester. This event is open to anyone who would like to attend and learn more about leadership in one of the four program areas: Civic Engagement, Global Leadership, Women's Leadership, and Multicultural Leadership.

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  • Wellness/Couponing Coaching (Recurring Event)

    Recreation and Wellness Center: 111 (WHPS Classroom)

    Connect with a Wellness Coach to achieve your personal well-being goals. Learn the basics of couponing and save money on grocery items. Coupon 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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  • Hep A Vaccination Event (Recurring Event)

    Recreation and Wellness Center

    Orlando has seen an increase in HEP-A cases. HEPATITIS A is a very contagious liver infection caused by the Hepatitis A virus(HAV). It is usually transmitted by the fecal-oral route, either through person to personcontact or consumption of contaminated food or water. Hepatitis A is preventable. Have you been vaccinated for HEP A?Now is your chance, FREE of cost. Help …

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  • Seventh Annual Veterans Commemoration Ceremony

    Veterans Commemorative Site

    The Seventh Annual Veterans Commemoration Ceremony honors veterans from all service branches and all conflicts. Presented by UCF History, UCF Community Veterans History Project, and the Veterans Academic Resource Center, the ceremony features guest speakers, UCF Air Force ROTC Color Guard, UCF Army ROTC, and the Colbourn Brass Qunitet. This event is open to the public.

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  • Benefits of Reporting

    LEAD Lounge: Ferrell Commons 7E Ste 165

    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 the requirement for the implementation process. Become a more active UCF community …

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  • Starter Sandbox Entrepreneurship Workshop Series (Recurring Event)

    Starter Space: 135 BA 1

    Starter Sandbox is our entrepreneurial workshop series. Each week, students can learn a new skill like blogging, marketing, product development, intellectual property, and much more. Check our events calendar to find the workshop theme for you! How to Start a Startup- 8/30 How to Protect Your Idea- 9/13 Building Your Pitch Deck- 9/20 Delivering a Pitch Presentation- 9/27 Starting a …

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  • UCF Faculty Technology Showcase (Recurring Event)

    Classroom Building I: Room 202 (Faculty Multimedia Center)

    About This Event Gearing up to teach your fall courses? Not sure what digital tools and resources are available for faculty at UCF? Come and join us at the Digital Learning Faculty Technology Showcase! Teams from the Faculty Multimedia Center (FMC) and the Center for Distributed Learning will be showcasing tools and tips such as the Lightboard, Mimio, Camtasia, Materia, …

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  • US Intelligence: Combating Drug Trafficking

    Classroom Building 1: Room 122

    This Thursday, November 8 the IC CAE will be hosting federal and local experts whose work supports the massive effort of tracking and seizing illicit drugs in the United States. From the coasts to the sky, following substances and the dangers that surround their production is a worldwide effort. Come hear from experts in the following agencies: Drug Enforcement Agency …

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  • Couponing 101 (Recurring Event)

    RWC: 206

    Healthy doesn’t have to be expensive. Learn the basics of couponing and save money on grocery items during our Couponing 101 Workshop. Discover how you can get name brand items for less or even free. You will receive coupons and a coupon organizer to get you started. Stay for 30 minutes after the class to learn how to apply for …

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  • The Practical Coach(TM) - LDR008 (Faculty & Staff Supervisors Only)

    UCF Human Resources - Innovative Center: Training Room

    Coaching is part of the performance management process and strengthens your abilities as a supervisor. During this 90-minute workshop, you will learn keys to effectively coach employees when they are doing well, when they are doing poorly, and when they are heading down a dead-end road. The workshop consists of a 25-minute video and facilitated practice to reinforce the methods …

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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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  • Alpha Kappa Psi (AKPsi) Thriving Thursdays (Recurring Event)

    TBA - AKPsi

    Alpha Kappa Psi Professional Business Fraternity will be hosting workshops on Thursdays to assist students with their professional development. The workshops will focus on topics like, business execution, strengthening programming skills, and building your online portfolio. Social Media Twitter: akpsi_ucf Instagram: akpsi_ucf

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  • IGNITE: Lockheed Martin Meet & Greet Pizza Social

    L3Harris Engineering Center: 101

    Come learn how you can prepare for your career and IGNITE in STEM through a series of interactive, engaging and mind stimulating discussion facilitated by Lockheed Martin. REGISTER NOW! Pizza and drinks will be served to the first 60 students who sign-in before the event. Seating is limited to the first 60 students who arrive and sign-in. Bring a copy …

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  • Writers in the Sun Reading - Don Stap

    TCH: 103: TCH 103

    Writers in the Sun is excited to announce our next reader, Don Stap, founder of both Writers in the Sun and Cypress Dome. The reading is November 8th, at 6pm, in TCH 103. Don Stap is the author of two books of natural history prose—Birdsong and A Parrot Without a Name—and a collection of poems, Letter at the End of …

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  • Islamic Traditions of Learning: Education and Ethics in Central and South Asia

    Classroom Building 1: Room 104

    Please join us for the Al-Ghazali Lecture series in Islamic Studies as we feature two prominent speakers: Dr. Francis Robinson, "Farangi Mahall: Home of a Pre-Reform Islamic Tradition in South Asia"&Dr. Cyrus Ali Zargar, "Intimacy with God as a Science: The Ethical Model of Khwāja ʿAbdallāh Anṣārī" This symposium considers Muslim scholarly traditions not often discussed but with lasting impact: …

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  • Theatre UCF presents: Of Mice and Men (Recurring Event)

    Theatre UCF: Black Box: TH 6

    Drifters George and Lennie arrive at a ranch hoping to earn enough to buy their own place. When a woman is found dead, it’s obvious the man-child Lennie has accidentally killed her. George faces a moral dilemma: should he deal with Lennie before the ranchers find him? By John SteinbeckDirected by Mark Brotherton *Please join us for a post-show reception …

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  • Homecoming 2018: Concert Knight

    Addition Financial Arena

    Homecoming is presenting A$AP Ferg featuring Ella Mai. Doors to CFE Arena open at 7 p.m. and the show starts at 8 p.m. Tickets can be purchased at the CFE Arena box office or through Ticketmaster.

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  • Collide Contemporary Music Series: UCF New Music Ensemble

    Rehearsal Hall: Auditorium

    The UCF New Music Ensemble perfoms contemporary works as part of the Collide Music series. Founded in 2017, the UCF New Music Ensemble is a performance-oriented chamber group focused on diverse repertoire from the 20th and 21st-centuries. The ensemble is used as a laboratory for instruction in chamber performance skills encompassing the various styles of conventionally notated works but will …

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