Thursday, November 18, 2021

  • IEW - Supporting International Education through Global Collections (Recurring Event)

    John C. Hitt Library

    To celebrate the International Education Week, the UCF libraries will showcase an international book display from Nov 15-19 featuring books by international authors and books highlighting global themes and issues.

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  • Recruitment & Selection - PER232 (Faculty & Staff Only) (Recurring Event)

    Virtual

    How do you ensure you hire the right person for your vacant position? In this workshop we will: Introduce the concept of behavioral interviewing Discuss the role of search committees Evaluate equitable hiring practices Review UCF hiring procedures Take the guesswork out of hiring from the posting process through onboarding

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  • Power Mapping: Create Your Research Networking Plan (Recurring Event)

    Virtual

    This workshop is designed to provide students currently involved with undergraduate research or creative scholarshipt a framework to create their own network for what comes next, whether that is graduate school or a job in industry. 

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  • Knights of Distinction Information Sessions (Recurring Event)

    CMB Courtyard

    Graduate with distinction! The Knights of Distinction Information Sessions allow students the opportunity to learn more about the Knights of Distinction program. During the session, students will be provided with detailed information about the purpose of the program, the application process, program requirements, its benefits and the incentives they will get once they complete the program.

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  • Non-Tenure Earning (NTE) Faculty Community (Recurring Event)

    Classroom Building 1: 205

    Interdisciplinary Non-Tenure Earning (NTE) Faculty Community monthly forums provide professional and leadership development plus peer support. All NTE faculty are invited to join monthly face-to-face (morning session) or in Zoom (afternoon session). This time is set aside to mentor/partner with other NTE faculty, to network and share best practices and to request information. NTE Faculty Communities promise to: Schedule A set …

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  • Thinking About Graduate School in the Humanities?

    Virtual

    Thinking about graduate school in the humanities? Join us on Thursday, November 18 from 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. to hear from a panel from of program directors (in various disciplines) as well as graduate students discuss their experiences and answer questions you may have about applying for and attending graduate school. The event will be hosted via Zoom.

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  • Freshman Edition: Build Winning Resumes (Recurring Event)

    Virtual

    Freshman, how do you craft a winning resume as you begin your academic career? This webinar for freshman students highlights how to incorporate and plan for collegiate co-curricular experiences on a resume. This session is not available for GEB points. SLS Students: You must refer to your Resume Writing Worksheet for your SLS assignment (found in your Webcourse under "Assignments"). …

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  • IEW - UCF Abroad: Study Abroad 101 Information Session

    Virtual

    Students will learn the basics about how to select a study or intern abroad program and the application processes involved. 

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  • No Stress Zone with Counseling and Psychological Services

    Virtual

    This workshop collaboration with CAPS will help you learn more about where stress and test anxiety comes from and how to overcome it for your next exam.

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  • IEW - UCF Abroad: Barcelona Center Information Session (Recurring Event)

    Virtual

    UCF Abroad is excited to offer a 4-week study abroad program in Barcelona, offering courses in Health Sciences and Spanish Language. Students will learn about the program opportunity and how to apply for the 25+ scholarship awards that UCF Abroad is offering. 

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  • FreshU Mobile Kitchen Demonstration (Recurring Event)

    Memory Mall

    Wellness and Health Promotion Services presents the FreshU Mobile Demonstration Kitchen. FreshU Kitchen Cooking Demos teach students how to incorporate fruits and vegetables into their diets and reduce food waste. Students will get to see the process, taste the dish, and take home a recipe card so they can try making it themselves later.

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  • Going Home for the Holidays

    Virtual

    This workshop is part of the Counseling & Psychological Services (CAPS) Fall 2021 Outreach Workshop Series. To learn about CAPS services and other workshops, visit caps.sdes.ucf.edu.

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  • Hear from UCF International Alumni: Lunch and Learn

    Virtual

    Hear from a panel of international student almuni currently living and working in the U.S. Bring your lunch to our virtual table and learn what alumni have to say about life after graduation. The discussion will be focused on employment as an F-1 student after graduation. 

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  • IEW - Intelligence Community Center for Academic Excellence Speaker Series: Douglas London

    UCF Global: 101

    Author Douglas London will speak about his new book, "The Recruiter: Spying and the Lost Art of American Intelligence" as well as other topics related to the American intelligence community. He will also be signing copies of his book.

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  • Non-Tenure Earning (NTE) Faculty Community (Recurring Event)

    Virtual

    Interdisciplinary Non-Tenure Earning (NTE) Faculty Community monthly forums provide professional and leadership development plus peer support. All NTE faculty are invited to join monthly face-to-face (morning session) or in Zoom (afternoon session). This time is set aside to mentor/partner with other NTE faculty, to network and share best practices and to request information. NTE Faculty Communities promise to: Schedule A set …

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  • Italian Club chat (Recurring Event)

    Trevor Colbourn Hall: Room 358B

    Come to the Italian Club chat to improve your Italian communication skills and meet new friends. This activity is for students who want to improve their Italian skills, and native speakers are welcome. It is offered every Thursday from 1:30–2:30 p.m., in Trevor Colbourn Hall room 358B (in the Modern Languages & Literatures department).

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  • ICCAE Author Spotlight: Douglas London

    UCF Global: 101

    Join author Douglas London as he discusses his book "The Recruiter: Spying and the Lost Art of American Intelligence", his memoir a 34-year veteran of the CIA who worked as a case officer and recruiter of foreign agents before and after 9/11 provides an invaluable perspective on the state of modern spy craft, how the CIA has developed, and how …

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  • Be $cam $mart

    Virtual

    UCF Victim Services will discuss the danger of fraud, scams, and identity theft specific to our students via Zoom. The objective of the presentation will be to raise awareness on these topics and offer reporting options and resources. The presentation will also discuss red flags and safety tips and include a scenario discussion.

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  • Sustainability in Indian States

    Virtual

    This event will be an interactive Zoom discussion on the issue of sustainability in Indian states presented by Neelima Jain of the Center for Strategic and International Studies. Following the initial brief presentation, audience members are invited to present questions for discussion.  India as a nation has made international sustainability commitments. To reach these goals, individual Indian states must take …

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  • Faculty Senate Steering Committee Meeting

    Student Union: Charge on Chamber and Virtual

    The Steering Committee serves as the “executive committee” of the Faculty Senate and typically meets two weeks prior to the Senate. Resolutions approved by the Steering Committee must be submitted to the Senate for final approval.

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  • Prospective Ph.D. Student Virtual Open House

    Virtual

    Interested in pursuing a Ph.D. in Chemistry? Or wanting to learn a little more about what programs the Department has to offer? RSVP now and join us for our open house. You'll have a chance to meet research faculty, learn about the programs available and talk with current graduate students.  Registration is required in order to receive the virtual link …

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  • Artivism: Art and the Fight for Cuba’s Freedom ft. Vanessa Garcia

    Virtual

    Vanessa Garcia joins the UCF community to speak on the role that the arts have played in calling for change to the island of Cuba.  Vanessa Garcia is a Cuban multidisciplinary writer and creator working as a screenwriter, novelist, playwright, and journalist. In addition to having pieces published in The LA Times, The Miami Herald, The Washington Post, and numerous …

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  • Couponing 101 (Recurring Event)

    RWC: 206

    Do you want to learn how to save money the right way and get items for little to no cost. If you do come, check out our Couponing 101 classes.

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  • Café Español - Spanish chat (Recurring Event)

    Virtual

    Practice Spanish in a relaxed environment to improve your proficiency. UCF Spanish students of all levels are welcome to join us to practice the language and be exposed to different varieties of Spanish. Email the UCF Spanish Graduate Association at SaGA@ucf.edu for Zoom link.

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  • Fall 2021 BFA Exhibition (Recurring Event)

    VAB: UCF Art Gallery

    The Fall 2021 BFA 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.  Exhibition Dates: November 18 - December 7 Opening Reception: Thursday, Nov. 18 from 5-7 p.m. Register HereNeed help registering? Contact the UCF Box Office: 407.823.1500 Additional programming and virtual exhibition …

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