Tuesday, January 29, 2019

  • Biggest Winner

    Recreation and Wellness Center

    The Biggest Winner challenge is a 6-week program designed to help students improve exercise and nutrition habits in order to improve total wellness, along with reducing the risk of chronic disease. Students will receive assistance and guidance from certified trainers to help implement healthy behavioral changes that will increase their quality of life. Benefits of participating include but are not …

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  • How To: Write an Abstract and Get Ready for Showcase and other Conferences (Recurring Event)

    Trevor Colbourn Hall: 201

    Acquire skills to write a strong abstract and to synthesize your research or creative work for a presentation. This workshop is ideal for students planning to apply to the Showcase of Undergraduate Research Excellence. No RSVP required. All workshops are first come, first serve unless otherwise noted. Note: This workshop is for students already working on a research project. Questions? …

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  • Rosen College Leadership Development Series - Legoland

    Rosen College of Hospitality Management

    Theme: Business Social Media Rosen College will host a resume workshop session. This event is part of the Rosen College Professional Internship Leadership Workshop Series, and it counts towards Internship II requirements. Professional attire is required. The workshop starts promptly at 8:00 AM. No late arrivals are allowed in the auditorium. All students, Faculty and Staff are welcome to attend, …

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  • Faculty CV Review Session

    Teaching Academy: 130

    What story does my vita tell? Does my CV effectively illustrate my impact? Are my achievements understandable to faculty outside my department or discipline? Will my CV stand up under scrutiny for promotion or for an award? If these are questions you have, this session is for you. What this isn't: A workshop on how to craft a CV. What …

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  • Silent Lines Exhibition (Recurring Event)

    UCF Art Gallery

    EXHIBITION: Silent Lines by Yvette L. Cummings Arendt Yvette Cummings Arendt states: “My studio practice thematically explores child abuse, adolescence and maternal struggles. My abuse happened as a child; now as the mother of three young girls I confront these memories from multiple perspectives. The work presents a moment of transition between the abuses of the past, the joys and …

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  • Spring 2019 Career Expo

    Addition Financial Arena

    Don't miss the UCF Spring 2019 Career Expo! Navigate the fair easily and search for employers using Handshake! The Career Expo gives students and alumni the chance to meet with employers face-to-face to discuss career opportunities. This fair is perfect for those seeking full and part-time professional positions, internships, volunteer positions and more! Bring lots of resumes for the chance …

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  • Central Florida Hospitality and Lodging Association Meet & Greet - Hyatt Regency Grand Cypress

    Rosen College of Hospitality Management: CFHLA Student Lounge (Room 202)

    The CFHLA Meet & Greet is a weekly networking event that allows UCF students to speak and interact with some of the most influential companies and professionals in the Central Florida Lodging Industry. The event takes places at the CFHLA Student Lounge at Rosen College of Hospitality Management, second floor.

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  • iACE Peer to Peer Mentoring: Drop-In Hours (Recurring Event)

    Trevor Colbourn Hall: 205A

    It's time to connect what's now to what's next. iACE is your resource to learn about research, study abroad, intersnhsip, and graduate school preparation. https://dtl.ucf.edu/iace/ Prefer to schedule an appointment with a peer mentor? Schedule one here: https://calendly.com/iacepeeradvising

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  • Endnote: Citing made Easy! - Online


    Citation Management Tools allow you to dedicate more time to research! Join us to learn how to export citations from library databases, organize citations, generate bibliographies, and format citations in a Word document. Endnote & RefWorks can help make managing your references and formatting citations easy! This session covers ONLY ONE citation management tool, Endnote. Please note: Students will receive …

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  • How I Started...Turning my undergraduate research into revenue!

    Student Union: The Blackstone LaunchPad

    "How I Started..." is a series of talks, hosted by UCF current and alumni entrepreneurs who will share their entrepreneurial journey along with valuable resources for startup success. If they can do it, so can you! This week we will be hearing from Joe Sleppy, Founder and CEO of Capacitech Energy, an innovative, cable based company developing capacitors. https://www.capacitechenergy.com/ RSVP …

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  • “Writing to Learn” and “Learning to Write”: Two Strategies on the Road to Expertise

    Graduate Student Center: Trevor Colbourn Hall: 213

    While writing facilitates learning effectively, it also serves a means for a writer to become an expert in their field. Writing studies have shown how low stakes writing helps writers to learn constructed domain knowledge in their academic field, provided that writers practice short, informal writing tasks that will encourage them to focus their attention on a particular aspect of …

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  • Transfer Advocate Certificate Series (Recurring Event)

    UCF: TBD

    Note: You must attend session 1-3 to become a Transfer Student Advocate Session 1 Course number: DIV393 Tuesday, January 29 from 3:00pm-4:30pm Facilitator: Transfer and Transition Services Location: TBD Wednesday, February 6 from 3:00pm-4:30pm Facilitator: Transfer and Transition Services Location: TBD Session 1 will introduce participants to the transfer student population and discuss what makes them diverse. Attendees will also …

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  • Identifying Graduate Funding Opportunities

    Graduate Student Center: Trevor Colbourn Hall: 213

    Learn what it takes to get various funding agencies to show you the money, such as fellowships and other major awards. After taking this session you’ll know how to apply and when, how to compile a strong application including your personal statement and research plan, and finally, we’ll provide you with additional resources needed to take advantage of these opportunities. …

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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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  • Heartfulness Meditation - Exploring the Untapped Potential (Recurring Event)

    student Union 223: Room 223 (Cedar Key)

    Looking for a way of self-improvement? How to simplify your thoughts, letting go of stress? How does one make wiser choices? How can one develop confidence and balance from within? Come join us for our first practical session of the semester to learn how Heartfulness Meditation can help achieve it. - Invite your friends.

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  • CANCELED: Guest Artist Recital: Joanna Kim, piano

    Rehearsal Hall: Auditorium

    Dr. Joanna Kim, piano, from the University of North Georgia performs in recital. This recital is part of an exchange recital program through MTNA. A native of Seoul, South Korea, Dr. Joanna Kim began her piano studies at age four and presented her first piano recital at age seven. Dr. Kim has won numerous competitions throughout her study and now …

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