Wednesday, April 10, 2019

  • Flights of Fancy: Joy Postle’s Birds (Recurring Event)

    John C. Hitt Library: main floor

    Artist, Poet and Entertainer Joy Postle was one of Florida's pioneering Naturalists, but perhaps is best known for her entertaining and educational stage shows titled "Glamor Birds" in which she would paint Florida's birds while sharing bird songs, music and poetry. This exhibit highlights some of her bird painting and poetry.

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  • Blood Drive

    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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  • 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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  • SVAD Biannual B.F.A. Spring Exhibition (Recurring Event)

    UCF Art Gallery

    The SVAD Biannual B.F.A. Spring Exhibition provides the opportunity for undergraduate students majoring in book arts, ceramics, drawing, experimental animation, illustration, painting, photography, printmaking, and sculpture to share their research and artistic practice. More Information Exhibition Dates: April 4-25Opening Reception: Thursday, April 4, 5-7pm

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  • FREE Rapid HIV Testing Event (Recurring Event)

    Recreation and Wellness Center: 111 (WHPS Classroom)

    FREE Rapid HIV Testing Event Do you know your status? Stop by Wellness and Health Promotion Services during our Free Rapid HIV Testing event from 10am-2pm to get tested. No appointments necessary – walk-ins welcome. Take charge of your sexual wellness by taking an HIV test and get your results in 15 minutes. Be a Healthy Knight. WHPS is located ...

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  • Central Florida Hospitality and Lodging Association Meet & Greet - Alfond Inn

    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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  • Purrfectly Stress Free

    Counseling and Psychological Services

    Purrfectly Stress-Free is a CAPS-sponsored event on Wednesday, April 10 from 12 - 1:30 PM. This event allows the UCF community to engage with therapy cats, in the CAPS building. Come to pet, play, and be in the presence of cats who can help you to relieve stress. And now, come and socialize with *kittens at the event. (*when available)

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  • Create a Professional Portfolio

    Online

    Understand the importance of showcasing your skills, experiences and accomplishments through the use of a portfolio. Compare the advantages of both a hard copy and an electronic portfolio. Students must register for all workshops through their myUCF Student Center under Graduate Students then Pathways to Success.

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  • Meet Jamie Schanbaum, para-athlete and meningitis survivor

    Student Union: Key West Ballroom (Room 218AB)

    Jamie is a Gold Medal winning U.S. para-athlete and a meningitis survivor. She survived meningitis when she was just 20 years old and attending college in Texas. Though her experience may not be the same as others’, she is passionate about educating teens, college students and young adults about meningitis and the importance of vaccination. Join us for a 1-hour ...

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  • Fulbright Information Session

    The Burnett Honors College: BHC 130

    The Fulbright Program fully funds students of all disciplines to live abroad for an academic year to conduct research, pursue graduate study, or teach English. Register for the information session here.

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  • The Graduate School App Process

    Trevor Colbourn Hall: 201

    For students who are 1-2 semesters from applying, get the details from Academic Advancement Programs (AAP) on the application process for graduate school. You’ll be able to fully prepare for the application process after this session. This workshop is in our “Applying” stage, which means that you’ll learn the details about the application process. No RSVP Required. Questions? Contact aap@ucf.edu ...

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  • French Café - French Conversation Hour (Recurring Event)

    TCH: 211

    Come to the French café to improve your French communication skills and meet new friends. This activity is for students with at least an intermediate level of French, and native speakers are welcome. It is offered every other Wednesday. The activity lasts for one hour, but feel free to stop by for as much time as you want and bring ...

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  • CANCELED: FTCE GKT English Language Skills Workshop (Recurring Event)

    TA: 301

    An overview of GKT with a pretest to test your knowledge of the English Language Skill's (ELS) "rules" will be conducted in the first session. (Don't worry, the test is neither collected nor evaluated by anyone except you.) Over the course of the semester, we will cover all three competencies of the ELS: 1. Knowledge of Language Structure; 2.Knowledge of ...

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  • Honors Undergraduate Thesis Information Session

    The Burnett Honors College: BHC 130

    The Office of Honors Research hosts various information sessions throughout the fall, spring, and summer semesters. These information sessions cover the Honors Thesis eligibility requirements, program benefits, and an overview of the steps to complete an Honors Undergraduate thesis/creative project. During these sessions students can ask questions and fill out the Honors Thesis Eligibility form to get started in pursuing ...

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  • Industry Guest: Electronic Arts DICE

    UCF Center for Emerging Media

    Come and learn insider tips on the careers and culture at EA DICE from Dennis Brännvall, FIEA alumnus and Senior Creative Director on Star Wars Battlefront.The AAA-gaming industry is in a weird place, in particular for shooters. Stuck somewhere between chasing free-to-play, e-sports and games as services that entertain a loyal player base. In this talk, I'll tell you a ...

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  • Safe Zone Series: Coming Out

    Barbara Ying Center: 140

    Course number: DIV242 Wednesday, April 10 from 3:00pm-5:00pm Facilitator: LGBTQ+ Services Location: Barbara Ying Center, Room 140 The Coming Out workshop explores the process and challenges of coming out as Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, or Transgender. Participants will learn more about theories and concerns about the coming out process for LGBTQ+ individuals. The workshop will allow those who attend to explore ...

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  • Safe Zone Series: Coming Out

    Barbara Ying Center: 140

    Course number: DIV242 Wednesday, April 10 from 3:00pm-5:00pm Facilitator: LGBTQ+ Services Location: Barbara Ying Center, Room 140 The Coming Out workshop explores the process and challenges of coming out as Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, or Transgender. Participants will learn more about theories and concerns about the coming out process for LGBTQ+ individuals. The workshop will allow those who attend to explore ...

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  • Saving in a ROTH - RET39

    UCF Human Resources - Innovative Center: Training Room

    Can’t decide between pretax or after-tax savings. This session will explain the advantages of saving money as Roth (after-tax) contributions compared to other retirement saving options such as pretax savings at work or IRAs. Presented by Fidelity. Registration information can be found here: https://hr.ucf.edu/financial-wellness-series. For questions please contact benefits@ucf.edu. The annual UCF Financial Wellness Series will be held from April ...

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  • CANCELED: GKT English Language, Reading and Writing Skills Small Group Session (Recurring Event)

    Education Complex 206L: ED206L

    No reservations are required, however, there is limited space! No need to arrive on time; come and go as you please. These sessions are a safe place for students to grow intellectually and to develop their study strategies to pass the GKT. I recommend students to take a pretest on the English Language Skill's (ELS) competencies, Reading, or Writing (in ...

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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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  • 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 run by peer leaders. 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 UCF students ONLY. ...

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  • CapTel Service Specialists Info Session (Recurring Event)

    Career Services and Experiential Learning: 115

    Learn about CapTel Service Specialists (CSS) and our Captioning Assistant position! Starting at $11.00 per hour, paid training and a flexible schedule catered to your classes, CSS offers a professional, relaxed work environment with a casual dress code. Full time and part time positions available. CSS is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Earn while you learn!

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