Wednesday, October 13, 2021

  • Benefits Open Enrollment (Recurring Event)

    Virtual

    The state's annual open enrollment period for eligible employees to change insurance benefits options begins on Monday, October 11 at 8 a.m. and ends Friday, October 29 at 6 p.m. This year's Benefits Fair will be in a webinar series format with supporting provider materials beginning Monday, September 27 through Friday, October 22. Please visit https://hr.ucf.edu/open-enrollment for additional details and …

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  • First Responders Blood Drive

    3610 Libra Drive: UCF Police Department

    The UCF Police Department is hosting another blood drive in partnership with OneBlood.  UCFPD continues to be a strong partner in saving lives through blood donation and we would love your help. We encourage everyone able and interested in donating to make an appointment and come on out. Donors will receive a free t-shirt, an e-gift card and a free …

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  • UCF Rosen College of Hospitality Management State of the College Address

    Rosen College of Hospitality Management: Darden Auditorium

    You Are Cordially Invited to attend UCF Rosen College of Hospitality Management’s Third State of the College Address. Presented by Dean Youcheng WangWednesday, October 13 from 9 –10 a.m.UCF Rosen College of Hospitality Management, Darden Auditorium, 9907 Universal Blvd, Orlando, FL 32819 We will share the vision, mission and goals of the college and important strategies as we adapt to a new …

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  • UCF Assistive Technology Fair

    UCF Innovative Center: 700

    Join the UCF IMOVE Lab and UCF AAC Collaborative for a technology fair and learn about new and innovative assistive technology from a vareity of vendors and professionals. This includes technology for communication, mobility, hearing and recreation.

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  • Mind Meld: Study Habits and Metacognition

    Student Union: Egmont Key Meeting Room (Room 224)

    Learn from our experts the tricks of the trade on metacognition and how to best prepare for your exams.  For information on about SARC'S workshop, visit: https://academicsuccess.ucf.edu/sarc/workshops/

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  • Faculty Senate Personnel Committee

    Virtual

    The Personnel Committee studies and recommends academic personnel policy and standards, including university-wide promotion and tenure criteria.

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  • How SBA Can Help Your Small Business Achieve the American Dream

    Virtual

    This presentation provides an overview of programs available from SBA to support the establishment and growth of small businesses, including loan guaranty and venture capital programs to enhance small business access to capital; contracting programs to increase small business opportunities in federal contracting; direct loan programs for businesses, homeowners, and renters to assist their recovery from natural disasters; and small …

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  • Coping Through Music (Recurring Event)

    Virtual

    Coping Through Music Experience the power of music to help you lower stress, increase relaxation skills, and discover your personal rhythm. In this workshop you will learn a variety of musical coping skills. This workshop is part of the Counseling & Psychological Services (CAPS) Fall 2021 Outreach Workshop Series! Visit the CAPS website for more information.

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  • Faculty Collective Bargaining

    Virtual

    The UCF BOT and UFF Collective Bargaining Teams are currently scheduled to meet on October 13 via Zoom. Please contact Briannis Weston (briannis@ucf.edu) for questions.

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  • Navigating the Job Offer Process presented by ADP

    Virtual

    Hear from ADP representatives about navigating the offer process during the busy on-campus recruiting season! Be sure to RSVP for this event! This event will be virtual. 

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  • Cafecito Chat in honor of Latinx Heritage Month

    Virtual

    Have your afternoon coffee, your bustelo ready for the Cafecito Chat with Employers. This is a space to haz conexiones (make connections), have authentic conversations and create community in celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month. During this time, employers will share their experiences navigating college, the job search, their career paths and beyond. Students will leave with helpful advice, guidance and …

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  • Getting Great Letters of Recommendation

    Virtual

    How do you know if the relationships you’ve built with your faculty will turn into great letters of recommendation? This Academic Advancement Programs (AAP) workshop will break down the steps needed to ensure your letters of recommendation are strong for graduate school applications.

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  • Against the Odds: a Discussion on the Future of the Democratic Movement in Belarus

    Virtual

    Belarus’ autocrat Aliaksandr Luksahenka has been in power for 27 years, remaining the symbol of authoritarianism in post-communist Europe. This status quo was upset during last year’s elections, when the country saw unprecedented democratic mobilization led by the presidential candidate Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya. One year later, the now-exiled democratic opposition continues to make international headlines, garners international support and scores victories …

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  • UCF French Honor Society (Pi Delta Phi) Meetings (Recurring Event)

    Trevor Colbourn Hall

    Join us every other Wednesday, starting from September 15, to participate in interactive activities and projects that will help you further immerse in the French culture, connect with other French students to share thoughts and ideas as well as practice speaking the beautiful French language. Those meetings are intended for students who have completed at least French 1121, but native …

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  • Information Session: OUR Student Research Grants (Recurring Event)

    Trevor Colbourn Hall 201: Trevor Colbourn Hall 201

    This short session will introduce you to the program, providing information about program benefits and requirements, as well as application tips. There will also be time for Q&A.  

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  • Improving Health and Health Equity: Nursing as a Catalyst for Change

    Virtual

    Join us for the 11th Annual Orlando Health Nursing Lecture on Wednesday, October 13 from 4-6 p.m. EDT. Advanced registration is required to participate via Zoom webinar. Improving Health and Health Equity: Nursing as a Catalyst for Change with guest lecturer: Regina Cunningham, PhD, RN, NEA-BC, FAANChief Executive Officer, Hospital of the University of PennsylvaniaAdjunct Professor and Assistant Dean for Clinical …

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  • Library & Literature Review Research (Recurring Event)

    Graduate Student Center: Colbourn Hall, Suite 146

    This session highlights time-saving strategies to help you plan literature reviews. Learn tips to locate related sources, search subject databases, access online journals, create journal alerts and maximize Google Scholar options.  This workshop is offered through the College of Graduate Studies Pathways to Success professional development program for graduate students. See https://graduate.ucf.edu/pathways-to-success for details.

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  • Spirit Week: Downtown's Got Talent

    UnionWest 2nd Floor: Lobby

    Our studnets have talent and are ready to show it off! Singing, dancing, poetry and more. Come watch as Downtown students compete for amazing prizes in the Downtown's Got Talent showcase.  Date: October 13 Time: 5 p.m. Location: Student Success & Engagement Lobby (UnionWest 2nd Floor) 

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  • Networking for Conferences (Virtual vs In-Person)

    Virtual

    Professional Associations are currently relying heavily on technology to manage and run their conferences and professional development opportunities. Learn about how virtual conferences differ from in-person ones and what you can do to successfully prepare for them and effectively network in an online format. This workshop is offered through the College of Graduate Studies Pathways to Success professional development program …

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  • Virtual Grad Fair: Exceptional Student Education Graduate Program

    Virtual

    Join the School of Teacher Education to learn more about our graduate degree programs in Exceptional Student Education.

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  • SHPE UCF General Body Meeting (Recurring Event)

    College of Science Building: 101

    Come join SHPE UCF for our General Body Meeting. Make new friends and learn about various events, competitions, opportunities and more! (There will also be free food.)

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  • Rosen's Got Talent Rehearsals

    Rosen College of Hospitality Management: Darden Auditorium

    Now that you've auditioned, it's time to rehearse for Rosen's Got Talent. Bring your props if you have them and anything else you need for a real performance.

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  • SVAD Character Animation Fall 2021 Open House

    Virtual

    Interested in learning more about SVAD's Character Animation program? We're hosting an open house on Oct. 13, please watch the following videos and come prepared with your questions! Please watch the UCF SVAD Emerging Media BFA - Character Animation Video Open House, Informational Session, and Virtual Tour and come prepared with your questions: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PL2rh8s4H1jn7RhJRLQVxHQivC3HSQvR-9 SVAD Character Animation Fall 2021 Open …

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  • Emerging Media MFA - Animation & Visual Effects Info Session

    Virtual

    Interested in the Emerging Media MFA -Animation and Visual Effects track? Join us for this information session where we'll discuss the program and answer questions. This event is hosted as part of the 2021 Virtual Grad Fair Series by UCF's College of Graduate Studies. Please watch the following before attending the Q&A session on Oct. 13. WATCH NOW Wednesday, Oct. 13 …

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