Thursday, February 13, 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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  • 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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  • Fostering a Civil Workplace - LDR012 (Faculty & Staff Supervisors Only)

    University Tower: 211

    According to a 2018 survey, 69% of respondents cited incivility as a major problem in American society, with 29% reporting that they have experienced uncivil behavior at work. Supervisors have an important role in creating a work environment that is respectful. This workshop explores issues of workplace civility, and provides supervisors with strategies for addressing uncivil behavior and ways to ...

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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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  • Building your Online Brand (Recurring Event)

    Career Services and Experiential Learning: 121

    Social media can be an effective tool in your job search. Discover the do’s and don’ts of social media usage and how you can build a professional online brand to support your career goals!

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  • Learn Quechua! (Free Incan language classes) (Recurring Event)

    Trevor Colbourn Hall: Room 358B

    Free Quechua classes at UCF UCF offers free classes in basic Quechua, taught by Department of Modern Languages & Literatures instructor Ms. Norma Ledesma. With an emphasis on Quechua vocabulary and expressions related to medicine, food, and travel, these classes will give students a lively, robust introduction to the language of the Inca Empire, a language still spoken by 10 ...

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  • Apps to Help Organize Your Research Life (Recurring Event)

    Graduate Student Center: Trevor Colbourn Hall: 213

    Do you ever wonder if there is a great app out there that you are missing out on? Need help staying organized, taking notes, or need a better way to communicate with classmates over shared projects? Well look no further as this session will introduce helpful and important apps that all grad students should love and use! We will cover ...

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  • Gun Violence Support

    Counseling and Psychological Services

    CAPS workshops are free, require no sign-up, and space is provided on a first-come-first-serve basis to currently enrolled students.

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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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  • Yoga at UnionWest (Recurring Event)

    UnionWest 2nd floor, RWC @ Downtown

    Come move with your breath and intention. Find space and move freely to find your flexibility. This is an all levels class

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  • Online Info Session: Research Administration Graduate Programs

    Online

    Are you a research administration professional looking to take the next steps in your career? Have you considered a graduate degree in research administration? UCF offers a graduate degree and graduate certificate in research administration. The fully online program focuses on cutting-edge research administration techniques and emphasizes a curriculum that can be designed to suit your specific needs. Learn more ...

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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.

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  • Getting 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)

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  • Tips and Resources to Find the Jobs You Want

    Boardroom 102J

    *All students and faculty are welcome: Entertainment, Event, Hospitality, and Restaurant*

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  • Immigration 101 ( DIV441)

    UCF Global: 101

    Immigration is a prominent topic in the national discourse and affects the lives of millions of people, yet it is incredibly complex and difficult to understand. The Immigration 101 workshop explores basic immigration concepts so that participants walk away with a better understanding of this important topic.

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  • Continuum: Violence Prevention Certificate Series (Recurring Event)

    RWC: 249

    Participants will place various scenarios on a continuum spanning from harmless to interpersonal violence. See where each scenario falls according to individual participants and how this relates to rape culture in our society.

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  • Joust New Venture Competition Application Workshop 1

    Center for Entrepreneurial Leadership: BA1,135

    The Joust New Venture Competition presented by Viatek 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 region’s most forward-thinking sponsors and donors. The Joust ...

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  • Express Pop Pilates (Recurring Event)

    UnionWest 2nd floor, RWC @ Downtown

    POP Pilates is a group exercise fusion class that incorporates strength, cardio, and dance into a choreographed, mat-based, and Pilates-inspired workout!

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  • UCF Trumpet Day

    Rehearsal Hall: Auditorium

    The University of Central Florida’s Trumpet Day features activities designed for high school, college, and community trumpet players, including performances and masterclasses. It will feature guest artist Ansel Norris. Ansel Norris has distinguished himself as a soloist, orchestral and chamber musician of enthusiasm and diverse taste. He currently resides in Naples, Florida, where he enjoys an eclectic musical career with ...

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  • Compass Meeting (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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  • Barre (Recurring Event)

    UnionWest 2nd floor, RWC @ Downtown

    Come enjoy a ballet inspired total body strength workout using a combination of basic ballet and fitness movements. No dance experience necessary.

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  • Film Screening: Hymns of Three Cities

    140 E. Wilbur Lake Mary, Florida: Lake Mary Community Center

    Join UCF professors Dr. Robert Casanello and Dr. Lisa Millis for a film screening of Hymns of Three Cities, including poetry by Dr. Stephen Caldwell Wright. In honor of Black History Month, the 100th Anniversary of the League of Women Voters, and Women's Sufferage presents Hymns of Three Cities. The film explores a personal narrative surronding three cities - Ocoee, ...

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  • UCF Men's Basketball vs Wichita State

    Addition Financial Arena

    Come cheer on your Knights as they play against Wichita State.

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