Tuesday, February 12, 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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  • UCF Class Gift Campaign

    UCF: TBD

    4EVER KNIGHTS is hosting the 3rd annual UCF Class Gift Campaign. In two years, more than 2200 students have made a donation to a scholarship fund, the food pantry, CAPS, research and more! Join us as we try to break our 2017-2018 record of 1405 student donors. Goal - 1750! All graduating Knights who make a Class Gift donation of ...

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  • Group Swim Lessons Sign ups

    Recreation and Wellness Center: Lap Pool

    Group swim lessons are FREE to anyone with an RWC membership. Sign up for the Beginner, Intermediate, or Advanced Lessons on the RWC website or in the RWC Administration Office. Every lesson is taught by American Red Cross Water Safety Instructors. Lessons start the week of March 18th and end by April 18th. Beginner is offered: Mondays and Wednesdays 4 ...

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  • Lifeguard Certification Class Registration Opens

    Recreation and Wellness Center

    Registration Opens: Monday, February 11th in the RWC Administration Office. Registration Closes: March 8th at 5:00pm Class dates: Friday March 22nd 5:00pm – 10:00pm Saturday March 23rd 9:00am – 5:00pm Sunday March 24th 9:00am – 5:00pm Prerequisite Swim Test: 300-yard swim, 2-minute tread, and 1 min 40-sec brick retrieval Cost: $75, students must take the prerequisite swim test before completing ...

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  • Rosen College Leadership Development Series - Tavistock Restaurant Collection

    Rosen College of Hospitality Management

    Theme: Recruiting the Hourly Workforce 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 ...

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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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  • Doing the Right Thing: What Every Graduate Student Should Know About Research Misconduct – CORE (Recurring Event)

    Graduate Student Center: Trevor Colbourn Hall: 213

    In this session students will learn the 12 core areas of responsible conduct of research (RCR). The core areas will be explored using a combination of case studies and facilitated discussion. Emphasis will be placed on recognizing the historical foundations of RCR within the broader landscape of ethics. Students will learn how to leverage communication and disclosure for the ethical ...

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  • Safe Zone Series: Gender Orientation and Language Diversity (GOLD)

    Barbara Ying Center: 140

    Course number: DIV243 Tuesday, February 12 from 10:00am-12:00pm Facilitator: LGBTQ+ Services Location: Barbara Ying Center Room 140 The GOLD Knights workshop aims to provide education on topics concerning language specific to gender and sexual/romantic orientation within the LGBTQ+ community. Participants will learn more about contemporary ideas of gender, sexual orientation, biological sex, romantic orientation, and gender presentation. Training Objectives: Increase ...

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  • Peer to Peer Workshop: Engaging in Academic Experiences and Preparing for Graduate School (Recurring Event)

    Trevor Colbourn Hall: 201

    It’s time to connect what’s now to what’s next! Brought to you by iACE peer mentors, this workshop will provide you the opportunity to learn about research, study abroad, internships, 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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  • Central Florida Hospitality and Lodging Association Meet & Greet - Sheraton Vistana Resort

    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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  • How I Started...clear kayaking into business success!

    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!

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  • Under Pressure: Managing Test Anxiety

    Student Union: Cedar Key Meeting Room (Room 223)

    Do you have test anxiety? Learn more about where this kind of anxiety comes from and how to overcome it for your next exam.

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  • Planning your Writing Project

    Online

    Are you tired of pulling all-nighters because you ran out of time to get your final project done? This workshop will break down the research and writing process to help you plan ahead, meet your goals, and say goodbye to stress. We will explore: Break down a writing project into smaller tasks Develop a writing timeline Explore time management tools ...

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  • Joust New Venture Competition- Application Workshop

    Starter Space: 135 BA 1

    The Joust New Venture Competition celebrates the entrepreneurial efforts of student starters across our campus, introduces them to community leaders, and provides key resources to help launch their ventures. The top four ventures will earn up to $75,000 in cash and essential business services provided by some of our regions most forward-thinking sponsors and donors. This event brings together big ...

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  • Learning from Expert Writers

    Graduate Student Center: Trevor Colbourn Hall: 213

    The strategies writers employ to complete a major writing task differ from one academic discipline to another, and from one writing task to the next. This workshop discusses the importance of analyzing how respected writers in their discipline succeed in publishing their research. Students must register for all workshops through their myUCF Student Center under Graduate Students then Pathways to ...

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  • Internship / Job Search Workshop

    Rosen College of Hospitality Management: 102R

    Skilfull workshops for Rosen College students seeking a new job or internship opportunity.

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  • Build Winning Resumes: Bullet Edition

    Career Services and Experiential Learning: 121

    Construct thoughtful bullet points for your resume to get noticed by employers.

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  • Peace Film Series: 42

    UCF Connect Valencia West: Bldg 11, Room 107

    Course Number: DIV143 Tuesday, February 12 from 3:00pm-6:00pm Facilitator: Barbara Thompson Location: UCF Valencia West, Building 11, Room 107 The film "42" tells the life story of Jackie Robinson and his history-making signing with the Brooklyn Dodgers under the guidance of team executive Branch Rickey.

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  • Speaker Fred Plotkin "Why Is Opera So Popular?" - Neil R. Euliano Professorship 10th Annual Lecture Series

    Teaching Academy: 117

    Fred Plotkin, one of the world's foremost opera experts, will speak at the Neil R. Euliano Professorship 10th Annual Lecture Series on Tuesday, February 12, 2019, at 3:30 pm, in the Teaching Academy room 117. Plotkin is the author of nine books, and has written for dozens of leading publications, including The New York Times, Los Angeles Times and Time ...

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  • FTCE Mathematics Workshop 2

    Teaching Academy: 201

    Competency 2: Measurement Proportions/Distance. Rate, Time/Unit Conversions/Scientific Notation/Perimeter/Area NO Registration, Fee or RSVP Required. Focused on helping current and future educators conquer the GKT. Visitor Parking via kiosk https://parking.ucf.edu/permits/visitor-permits/

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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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  • Rosen College Graduate Degree Information Session - Feb. 12, 2019

    Rosen College of Hospitality Management: 102R

    Ready to take the next step in your career? Do it on your own terms with a master’s degree in Hospitality and Tourism Management from UCF Rosen College of Hospitality Management. Complete your degree either fully online or face-to-face, or customize it through a mix of both to fit your schedule and budget. Join us for an information session to ...

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  • Alcoholics Anonymous: Actions of Recovery (Recurring Event)

    Research Pavilion

    This meeting is held every Tuesday (unless otherwise noted on the UCF calendar) from 7pm to 8pm at thePoint @ UCF in Research Park: SUITE 135, 12424 Research Pkwy #250, Orlando, FL. This is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with one another, that they may solve their common problem and help others ...

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