Wednesday, June 13, 2018

  • Pollinator Photography Contest

    The University of Central Florida

    Pollinator Photography Contest June 4th-18th, 2018 To celebrate National Pollinator Week, we'll be generating some buzz for native bees and other pollinators with a Pollinator Photography Contest! Pollinators play an important role in our environment, but their work still remains highly elusive. So take a break, go outside, and capture the wonders of pollination in action (hint: we mean more ...

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  • UCF Remembers - Library Exhibit (Recurring Event)

    John C. Hitt Library: main floor

    The UCF Libraries is proud to present the UCF Remembers Exhibit showcasing materials from the Pulse Collection in Special Collections & University Archives as well as books, movies, and music from the UCF general collection that represent a wide array of queer and latinx authors and characters. The exhibit is on view on the 2nd (main) floor of the John ...

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  • Giving & Receiving Feedback - PER201 (Faculty & Staff Only) (Recurring Event)

    UCF Human Resources - Innovative Center: Training Room

    Giving and receiving feedback well is essential to effective communication, yet it is a challenging skill to master. This workshop provides a framework for giving both positive and constructive feedback; eliciting feedback; and responding non-defensively to feedback. Participants will also have an opportunity to apply feedback tips and techniques to real-life scenarios. Register via myUCF.

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  • UCF Remembers - Blood Drive (Recurring Event)

    Veterans Commemorative Site

    Donating blood is a very personal way to honor the Pulse victims and their families, and compassionate action is an important part of healing ourselves and our communities. Blood Drives at UCF invites you to join us in saving lives during the UCF Remembers week of reflection and action. The bus will be at the Veterans Commemorative Site on June ...

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  • FIEA Student Playtest on UCF Main Campus

    UCF TECHNOLOGY COMMONS

    Come playtest student video games on main campus June 13!A robot sheriff and big hat wizards are among the characters who will visit the University of Central Florida as part of an on-campus video game playtest by UCF graduate students. Four student teams from UCF’s Florida Interactive Entertainment Academy (FIEA) will be seeking public input on their latest in-progress video ...

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  • Institutional Review Board (IRB) 101 Workshop

    Graduate Student Center: Colbourn Hall, Suite 146

    All Human Research conducted by UCF faculty, staff, and students must be reviewed by the UCF Institutional Review Board (IRB) and approved for compliance with regulatory and ethical requirements before it may be undertaken. Human Research activities may include a wide variety of procedures such as, but not limited to surveys, interviews and focus groups to the collection of biological ...

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  • UCF Remembers - Quilt Making Table

    Student Union Atrium

    Members of the UCF community can stop by to participate in making a quilt block that will be added to three larger quilt projects.

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  • Pride Commons Open (Recurring Event)

    Ferrell Commons 171: Pride Commons

    Pride Commons will be open with a quilt participation opportunity throughout the week and will stay open. Monday - Thursday 11:00a.m.-5:00p.m.

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  • SUMMER 2018 Getting Started

    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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  • Beginning the Thesis or Dissertation

    Graduate Student Center: Colbourn Hall, Suite 146

    This workshop is intended for graduate students in their first or second term after enrolling in thesis or dissertation hours. Attendees will learn essential information on the entire thesis and dissertation process including the role of the advisory committee, research organization, conducting human subjects research, copyright issues, publishing, formatting requirements, campus resources. Students must register for all workshops through their ...

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  • FreshU Mobile Kitchen Cooking Demo (Recurring Event)

    Free Speech Zone

    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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  • FreshU Mobile Kitchen Cooking Demo (Recurring Event)

    Free Speech Zone

    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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  • Lunch and Learn with an Employer: NIKE - You Have the Job, Now What?

    Career Services and Experiential Learning: 121

    Learn about what to do after you get the job from Nike. For an RSVP to be honored you must arrive promptly at the start of the event. Career Services may be unable to honor the RSVP of late arrivals.

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  • Useful Apps All Grad Students Should Love and Use Workshop (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? Well 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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  • The Power of "Hidden" Biases

    Barbara Ying Center: 140

    Course number: DIV232 Wednesday, June 13 from 1:30-4:30pm Facilitator: Barbara Thompson Location: Barbara Ying Center, Room 140 A fundamental quality of the human mind is to group objects into categories based on a wide range of discernible characteristics. This ability helped early people to distinguish friend from foe and was instrumental in our ancestors’ survival. As adaptive as this response ...

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  • Salary Negotiation Presented by Fairwinds

    Career Services and Experiential Learning: 121

    During this workshop, FAIRWINDS will focus on how to evaluate the worth of the whole package, and know what's important to you. For an RSVP to be honored you must arrive promptly at the start of the event. Career Services may be unable to honor the RSVP of late arrivals.

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  • UCF Evening MBA Information Session

    Business Administration I: CEL 135

    This information session will provide details about the UCF Evening MBA including curriculum, schedule options, learning outcomes, admission requirements and application process. Register Here

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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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  • UCF Remembers - Millican Hall lighting (Recurring Event)

    Millican Hall

    Millican Hall will be lit up each night after dusk to commemorate UCF Remembers Pulse.

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  • UCF Remembers Vigil

    Student Union Atrium

    This year, UCF will honor the 49 lives lost in the Pulse nightclub shooting with our UCF Remembers vigil. During the vigil, we will have several university and community leaders share personal testimonials and a space for reflection as we unite together in continued support for those affected by this tragedy. The vigil will take place in front of the ...

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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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