Thursday, February 21, 2019

  • Spring Reading Clinic for K-6 Students

    UCF: TBD

    Would your child benefit from more one-to-one and small group instruction in reading and writing? This spring, the College of Community Innovation and Education is offering a reading clinic for K-6 students on UCF's main campus. Your child will be paired with an undergraduate education student for individualized support in developing their reading, writing, and thinking abilities. In our final ...

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  • 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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  • Spring Math Clinic for K-5 Students

    Teaching Academy

    Would your child benefit from more one-to-one and small group instruction in mathematics? Would you like more specific information about your child’s mathematics performance and at-home suggestions? Your child will be paired with an undergraduate education student for individualized support in developing their mathematics and thinking abilities. Our clinic meets Wednesdays, with the exception of March 13, 20 and April ...

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  • Join the fun at Engineers Week 2019

    Engineering 2 Atrium

    See a NASA rover in action, experience first-person-view drone racing, build and race your own downhill derby car, enjoy free breakfast each day and so much more as part of a week of engineering-themed events and activities on UCF’s main campus. All are welcome to celebrate Engineers Week, Feb. 18-23, hosted by the UCF College of Engineering and Computer Science. ...

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  • 19th Annual Colloquium of Spanish and Hispnic Literatures, Linguistics, and Cultures

    Student Union: Cape Florida Ballroom (Room 316)

    The Spanish Graduate Association, SaGA, at UCF, will host its 19th Annual Colloquium on the Literature, Linguistics and Culture of Spain and Spanish America. The event will be held at the Student Union on the UCF main Campus on February 21st, 2019, from 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. This important event brings together professors and students to celebrate the Spanish ...

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  • 10th Annual FIRE Research Conference

    UCF College of Medicine

    Each year, the Focused Inquiry & Research Experience (FIRE) conference showcases medical student research. The plenary speaker this year will be William DeCampli, M.D., Ph.D., chief of pediatric cardiovascular surgery at Arnold Palmer Hospital for Children and professor of surgery at the UCF College of Medicine.

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  • Rosen College Leadership Development Series - Red Lobster

    Rosen College of Hospitality Management

    Theme: Leadership in Restaurants 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 III 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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  • The International Society for the Social Studies Conference

    Morgridge International Reading Center

    This conference welcomes educators and researchers to learn, engage, participate, and collaborate on issues surrounding social studies. Topics include education, Common Core, C3 framework, global awareness, world history, race, character education, economics, urban and rural needs, technology and education, multiculturalism, and other topics during this two-day event. K-12 program discounts are available. Learn more at https://ccie.ucf.edu/isss/.

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  • Blood Drive (Recurring Event)

    Veterans Commemorative Site

    Knights Bleed Black & Gold! Visit http://BloodDrives-UCF.org for blood drive schedules, volunteering, special events, Adopt-A-Blood-Drive, the UCF Blood Drives Advisory Council, internships, and more. Blood Drives at UCF a group of students, faculty, and staff working together to save lives and foster a culture of blood donorship on campus. We'd love for you to join us! Thank you for making ...

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  • Digital Marketing: Driving Traffic to Your Website (Recurring Event)

    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 helps drive traffic to your most important digital asset – your website. In this session we will discuss features every successful website should have, the ...

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  • Navigating Change - PER204 (Faculty & Staff Only)

    UCF Human Resources - Innovative Center: Training Room

    Organizational change is constant, and it is challenging, for both individuals and teams. This workshop provides insights into how people typically respond to change, and actions we can take to make the transition as smooth as possible. Topics include: Impacts of change on individuals and teams Strategies to work through change to achieve positive outcomes Techniques to reduce stress Stress ...

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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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  • Returning from Wonderland

    John C. Hitt Library 235A

    When is a tweet as important as a journal article? Does it matter which journal an article is published in? Are books always better? Join us as we explore how the context in which a scholarly conversation happens can provide important clues about who can be trusted and when you are being hoodwinked. The final clue to Alice’s location will ...

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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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  • How to: Get Started in Undergraduate Research (Recurring Event)

    Trevor Colbourn Hall: 201

    Are you interested in learning more about research? Not sure where to start or how to navigate all the programs available? This workshop will discuss how to expand your academic experience through undergraduate research. No RSVP required. All workshops are first come, first serve unless otherwise noted. Questions? Feel free to contact the Office of Undergraduate Research (our@ucf.edu) All sessions ...

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  • Optimizing Your Online Presence (Recurring Event)

    Graduate Student Center: Trevor Colbourn Hall: 213

    Join us to learn more about evaluating research impacts and managing your online research profile. Part 1: Citation Metrics & Measuring Impact Citation metrics provide quantitative data used to evaluate the impact of a scholar’s research. Several methods and tools exist to assist scholars with obtaining information about citation counts and impact data, such as ISI Web of Science, Google ...

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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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  • Virtual Resume Critiques

    Online

    Can't make it to campus to have your resume critiqued? We are offering 10 minute virtual sessions to review your resume or cover letters with Career Services staff members. We will not be able to award extra credit points. RSVP here: https://bit.ly/2Ez06eK

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  • ACE Women's Network "Difficult Interview Questions"

    Barbara Ying Center

    The most anticipated interactive lecture is finally here! Ace Women's Network invites you to a session with Dr. Adrienne Frame, Dean of Undergraduate Studies on how to answer difficult interview questions. All are welcome!

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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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  • 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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  • Presentation Skills (Recurring Event)

    Graduate Student Center: Trevor Colbourn Hall: 213

    Does the idea of giving a presentation freak you out? I have good news and bad news. Bad news – presentations are unavoidable in your courses and in your future career path. Good news – presentation skills are something you can easily improve! This 45-minute session will provide some tips, tricks, and ideas for how to become a better presenter. ...

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