Wednesday, January 29, 2020

  • Exhibit: Zora Neale Hurston’s ‘Native Village’: Historic Eatonville Remembered

    John C. Hitt Library

    The UCF History Department exhibit, Zora Neale Hurston’s ‘Native Village’: Historic Eatonville Remembered, hosted on the first-floor gallery wall in the John C. Hitt Library, explores Hurston’s anthropological research into the people, history, and culture of Eatonville. Curated by UCF Associate Professor of History and Director of Public History Dr. Scot French, the exhibit features photographs related to Hurston’s investigation ...

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  • Performance Standard for UCFs Cultural Competencies -- DIV150

    Online

    ONLINE COURSE Visit https://diversity.ucf.edu/training/online-workshops/ for registration instructions. You must complete all three sections with a score of 75% or higher to receive credit.This is a three part online workshop: Cognitive Domain Affective Domain Skill-Building Domain Cultural competency is the ability to function effectively in the presence of socio-cultural diversity. In 2008, Diversity Track (Summer Faculty Development Conference) scholars proposed 21 ...

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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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  • Gaudnekolor Pop by Walter Gaudnek (Recurring Event)

    UCF Art Gallery

    GAUDNEKOLOR POP, a solo exhibition by Walter Gaudnek, celebrates the artist’s 50th and final year as a professor in the School of Visual Arts and Design at the University of Central Florida. Walter Gaudnek and his daughter Yve Gaudnek (a current UCF film student) selected works for the exhibition that highlight the use of color in poetic figurative settings between ...

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  • NSF CAREER Panel Discussion 2020

    Student Union: 220

    Please join us for an overview and interactive roundtable discussions where you will gain valuable tips and insight for writing your NSF CAREER proposal directly from awardees! Overview of CAREER Program Led by: Debra Reinhart, Ph.D. Round table Panel discussions led by: NSF CAREER Awardees RSVP by registering for the event by January 28, 2020

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  • Identifying and Applying for Graduate Funding Opportunities

    Graduate Student Center: Trevor Colbourn Hall: 213

    Do you need help identifying and applying for graduate funding? This workshop will discuss various types of graduate funding, provide students with suggestions on how to craft a competitive fellowship application, and offer tips on how to search for assistantships. Students must register for all workshops through their myUCF Student Center under Graduate Students then Pathways to Success.

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  • CPNM Research Seminar Series: Dr. Staci Zavattaro and Dr. Jeremy Hall host a Journal Editor's Panel

    UCF Downtown: DPAC 454

    SPRING 2020 CPNM Research Seminar Series Dr. Staci Zavattaro and Dr. Jeremy Hall will guide a discussion on submitting papers to a journal and discuss their experiences, processes, perspective as journal editors. Dr. Zavattaro serves as editor-in-chief of the international journal Administrative Theory & Praxis. Dr. Hall is Co-Editor-In-Chief of Public Administration Review. *********Research presentations will be hosted by the ...

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  • How It Works For You: Networking Techniques – Webinar Online

    Online

    Overcome fears and anxiety related to networking by using outcome based thinking. Learn what to do before, during and after a networking event. Students must register for all workshops through their myUCF Student Center under Graduate Students then Pathways to Success. Please note: Students will receive a link to participate online upon registration in myUCF.

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  • How I Made It...From 18-year-old Entrepreneur to Opening an Alternative University with Sam Tarell

    Starter Space: 135 BA 1

    Sam Tarell started his first business, Hoop Brothers, at 18 and scaled it internationally with over 250 contractors hired and 7,000 clients served worldwide. At 25, Sam opened Divergent U, an alternative University in Central Florida. In 2019, 23 students graduated Divergent U's 3-month program and all experienced life-changing transformations.

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  • Napercise (Recurring Event)

    RWC @ Knights Plaza

    The best way for muscle recovery, building up your immune system and retention of information is a power nap! Join us for a safe, clean, supervised rest (30 mins after set up) and feel invigorated to power through the rest of your day!

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  • Café Francophone - French Conversation (Recurring Event)

    Trevor Colbourn Hall: Room 358B

    Come to the French café to improve your French communication skills and meet new friends. This activity is for students who want to improve their French skills, and native speakers are welcome. Feel free to stop by for as much time as you can and bring your coffee!

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  • Prepare for a Graduate School Fair (Student Panel)

    TCH: 103: TCH 103

    How do you navigate a graduate school fair? Come listen to and ask questions of students who have participated in graduate school fairs on and off UCF’s campus. Find out what types of questions to ask and how to get the best information for you to learn more about the programs you’re interested in applying to for graduate school and ...

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  • Café Español - improve your Spanish skills (Recurring Event)

    Trevor Colbourn Hall: Room 358B

    Practice Spanish in a relaxed environment to improve your proficiency with the language. Join us, talk about the things you love, and make new friends. This is a great opportunity for Spanish students of all levels to practice the language, be exposed to different varieties of Spanish, and network with members of the community. Native speakers of Spanish are also ...

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  • UCF Reading Clinic at Main Campus

    UCF Main Campus

    Would your child benefit from more one-on-one and small group instruction in reading and writing? Would you like more specific information about your child's reading performance and at-home suggestions?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 ...

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  • Lower Upper Blast (Recurring Event)

    UnionWest 2nd floor, RWC @ Downtown

    Glutes, quads, hamstrings, abductors / adductors, and calves — focus on the muscular endurance of your upper body including your chest, back, deltoids, biceps and triceps. Feel the burn in this 45 minute class.

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  • UCF Men's Basketball vs Memphis

    Addition Financial Arena

    Come cheer on your Knights as they play against Memphis.

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  • UCF Men's Basketball vs. Memphis tigers

    Addition Financial Arena

    UCF Men's Basketball game against the Memphis Tigers. All UCF Fans are asked to wear a white shirt.

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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 7 pm to 8 pm 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 ...

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  • Sober Knights Meeting (Recurring Event)

    Research Pavilion

    This meeting is held every Thursday (unless otherwise noted on the UCF calendar) from 8-9pm at thePoint @ UCF in Research Park: SUITE 135, 12424 Research Pkwy #250, Orlando, FL. Please call 407-823-0859 to be let into the building if the door is locked. Sober Knights is a group of students of all ages who like to have fun without ...

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  • Core Blast (Recurring Event)

    UnionWest 2nd floor, RWC @ Downtown

    This 15-minute express workout focuses on core conditioning, endurance, and strength! It is the perfect complement to your own workout or our Lower Upper Blast exercise class to build a stronger core.

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  • Zumba (Recurring Event)

    UnionWest 2nd floor, RWC @ Downtown

    A dance fitness class using Latin and international music with a combination of rhythms that keep you moving to the beat. No dance experience necessary,

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  • Anorexics and Bulimics Anonymous Meeting: We Bite Back (Recurring Event)

    Research Pavilion

    This meeting is held every Thursday (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. Anorexics and Bulimics Anonymous is a Fellowship of individuals whose primary purpose is to find and maintain sobriety in our eating practices, and to help others gain sobriety. ...

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