Wednesday, January 27, 2021

  • "But Before Bone is Skin" curated by Jonell Logan (Recurring Event)

    UCF Art Gallery and Virtual

    Tayari Jones’ book Silver Sparrow is truly the story of women. Mothers and daughters struggling to find their identities and shed legacies that may not be their own. They are all on a quest to define themselves, often bruising and sometimes tearing their skin along the way as they bump against historical, cultural and familial boundaries. But Before Bone is …

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  • First Generation - Financial Aid Resources and Guidance

    Virtual

    Great opportunity to learn about scholarships and how to navigate financial aid. Free event and open to all UCF students.

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  • DirectConnect to UCF® Online Information Session

    Virtual

    Join us online for an information session on DirectConnect to UCF and learn what guaranteed admission is all about. In this interactive information session, ask questions, and find out what you need to know to make your transition to UCF easy. Reserve Your Spot DirectConnect to UCF guarantees admission (consistent with university policy) to UCF with an associate degree (A.A.) …

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  • Prep with a Pro (Recurring Event)

    Virtual

    Join employers presenting on topics, including interviewing strategies, impressing the recruiter, financial check-up and more to help you prepare to launch your career. RSVP required. Login to handshake at ucf.joinhandshake.com, click on events an search for Prep with a Pro. Events take place from noon to 1 p.m. throughout the spring. List of upcoming Prep with a Pro events: Orange …

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  • Up To The Minute in Clinical Care

    Virtual

    This lecture will provide information regarding physical therapy and speech pathology intervention for patients with concussion in the outpatient rehabilitation setting. Featuring Anita Burkhalter, M.A., CCC-SLP and Lauren Whilden, PTA from Advent Health's Outpatient Neuro unit. Anita Burkhalter has been a speech pathologist for over 9 years. She graduated from the University of Central Florida with a bachelor’s degree in …

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  • "Resume to Interview: The Road to Landing the Job" Presented by Northrop Grumman

    Virtual

    Join representatives from Northrop Grumman share tips for writing a great resume that will get you the interview and help you land the job! Information shared will be specific to students in the College of Business. Northrop Grumman solves the toughest problems in space, aeronautics, defense and cyberspace to meet the ever evolving needs of their customers worldwide. Their 90,000 …

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  • Career Lab (Recurring Event)

    Virtual

    Not everyone learns by watching a presentation or holding a conversation. Some of us learn by actually doing what we're being taught. If that's you (or even if it isn't...) this lab is for you! Come drop in via Zoom to learn how to effectively update your resume with the help of a Career Peer Advisor (or two). During the …

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  • Koru Basic Mindfulness Course (Recurring Event)

    Virtual

    Koru, a mindfulness course teaching meditation as well as stress management skills, has 4 sections available in Spring of 2021. Section A: 1/26-2/16, Section B: 1/27-2/17, Section C: 3/9-3/30, Section D: 3/10-3/31.Classes in each section are for 90 minutes once a week for 4 weeks over zoom. A free book and app are included. To register, email pamela.mills@ucf.edu

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  • Me and My Shadow

    Virtual

    January is National Stalking Awareness Month. In order to educate our community on this important topic, UCF Victim Services will be hosting a virtual Q&A session on January 27, 2021, at 3:00 p.m. to discuss the different types of stalking, options and safety tips for individuals experiencing this behavior, and how this topic can impact students, faculty and staff at …

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  • Understanding a Literature Review (Recurring Event)

    Virtual

    Need to write a literature review as an undergraduate? Learn about the purpose and structure of a literature review in academic research. At this workshop. you will also learn how to get started writing your own literature review. During the Spring 2021 semester, all OUR workshops will be held through Zoom. To register for this workshop, please visit: https://our.ucf.edu/about/calendar/

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  • UCF Knights and Academics: Classes Are Not Enough, How to be Competitive for What’s Next (Recurring Event)

    Virtual

    It’s time to connect what’s now to what’s next! This workshop will provide you the opportunity to learn about research, study abroad, internships, and graduate school preparation.

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  • Timing is Everything: SARC Academic Success Workshop

    Virtual

    Learn how to prioritize, make effective lists, and become better at time management. This workshop is offered virtually through Zoom. Please visit academicsuccess.ucf.edu/sarc/workshops for additional information and to register through the embedded links on the schedule.

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  • Compassion-Based Therapy for Grieving Individuals - Continuing Education Lecture

    Virtual

    Join UCF Academic Health Sciences colleagues from medicine, nursing and health professions and sciences for a continuing education opportunity. Thanatology veteran, UCF alumna Dr. Darcy Harris '81 will lead a timely conversation around cultivating compassion as healthcare providers in the midst of grief. Description: Compassion-based approaches have been widely supported through recent research in the field with diverse populations. These …

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  • Mid-Week Mindfulness (Recurring Event)

    Virtual

    Looking for a more peaceful approach to your week? Come experience a new way of being and learn mindfulness skills.CAPS Workshops are designed to address common concerns and help students develop skills to enhance well-being and reduce stress. All CAPS workshops are offered free to UCF students and you do not need to be clients at CAPS to participate. Due …

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  • How to Succeed in the School of Public Administration

    Virtual

    Whether you are a new student or returning for a new semester, you are invited to this workshop designed with you in mind. Learn about SPA and how you can make your time here most productive! Gain an understanding of the tools and knowledge needed to navigate your degree and prepare effectively for your profession. In this informal setting, we’ll …

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  • What is a CV? (Recurring Event)

    Virtual

    How does a CV differ from a resume? Techniques to target academic and professional positions will be discussed. Discover the components and formats to create a document that effectively communicates your professional background. Students must register for this workshop through their myUCF Student Center under Graduate Students then Pathways to Success. Students will receive a link to participate online upon …

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  • OCA: Full Moon Paddle

    Lake Claire Recreational Area

    Trip Date: 1/27/2021 Trip Cost: Free Registration Opens: 1/13/2021 Registration Closes: 1/27/2021 - 4:00 p.m. Trip Description: Join us at Lake Claire right on campus to kayak under the moonlight. This is a great experience for anyone who enjoys kayaking or wants to try it out in the dark. We’ll bring headlamps for everyone and provide you with all the …

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