Tuesday, November 09, 2021

  • Veterans Month at UCF: Veterans History Interview Days (Recurring Event)

    Trevor Colbourn Hall 349D: 349D and Virtual

    The UCF Community Veterans History Project (VHP) is proud to partner with The Daughters of the American Revolution, William P. Duval Chapter to preserve the stories and experiences of women veterans. Throughout the month of November, VHP will host several “Veterans History Interview Days” to collect, preserve and honor these women as well as other Florida veterans.  Oral history interviews …

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  • Big Red Bus - Donate Blood Today!

    UCF Memory Mall

    Help us maintain a safe and ready blood supply for cancer patients, trauma patients or for when unexpected tragedies occur. The OneBlood bus will park on Memory Mall near the Veterans Memorial.

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  • Fall CPNM Eminent Scholar Lecture Series featuring Dr. Pablo Rodriguez Bilella

    Virtual

    Join us Tuesday, November 9, 2021 at 9 a.m. Dr. Pablo Rodriguez-Bilella, CONICET Faculty of Social Sciences National University of San Juan, Argentina, will serve as this year's Fall's Eminent Scholar Lecturer.Presenting to a global audience, his lecture, titled, Participatory evaluation in Latin America: principles and good practices, will discuss participatory evaluation functions as an approach that enables programs to be reviewed and …

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  • Veterans Salute: Honoring and Remembering Our Veterans

    Veterans Commemorative Site

    A signature Veterans Month@UCF event, the annual Veterans Salute will take place at the Veterans Comemoratiove Site on Memory Mall to honor and remember our Veterans. This year's program will include a flag raising, a moment of silence as well as the playing of Taps. Remarks from campus leaders and student veterans will also be shared in comemorating the occasion. …

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  • Violence Prevention Certificate Series: Green Dot (Recurring Event)

    Student Union

    Let’s Be Clear is offering a series of virtual and in person leadership opportunities through our Violence Prevention Certificate Series to teach students how to support and care for fellow Knights. This series of workshops provides students with an understanding of topics related to interpersonal violence, Title IX, safety, and how to connect students who may be impacted. Students who …

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  • Faculty Strategic Planning Open Forum on Zoom

    Virtual

    The Faculty Senate will host a faculty forum on Zoom on Tuesday, November 9, 10:30 a.m. to noon, as part of the university’s strategic planning.  Here's more on how to access this session, which will focus on "Trends and Innovation in Higher Education." Tuesday (November 9th) from 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. (https://ucf.zoom.us/j/99839531527, Meeting ID: 998 3953 1527). We will start the …

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  • UCF Kinesiology Student Involvement Virtual Fair

    Virtual

    Learn about different student organizations! Join us on Instagram Live https://www.instagram.com/ucf_kinesiology/. Association of Pre-Physician Assistants: Tuesday, November 9 at 11:00 a.m. Student Athletic Trainers Organization: Tuesday, November 9 at 11:30 a.m. Caring Knights: Tuesday, November 9 at 1:00 p.m. Multicultural Association of Pre-Health Students: Tuesday, November 9at 2:00 p.m. Pre-Occupational Therapy Organization: Tuesday, November 9 at 3:00 p.m. Orthopedics and Athletic …

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  • Effective Goal Setting

    Virtual

    New semester, new you? Goal setting is prevalent in most aspects of our lives from New Year's resolutions to even our academic plan of study. But what causes one goal to be successful while others may go unaccomplished? During this presentation you'll learn the difference between a goal and an objective while also learning about the mentality behind successful goal …

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  • CFHLA Student Lounge Meet & Greets, Nov 9, Hilton Orlando

    Rosen College of Hospitality Management: CFHLA Student Lounge (Room 202)

    We are pleased to announce that leadership from Hilton Orlando will join us Tuesday, November 9 as part of the fall 2021 CFHLA Student Lounge Meet & Greets.  CFHLA Student Lounge Meet & Greets offer students the opportunity to engage with leaders in the hotels and lodging industry on a weekly basis on Tuesdays and Wednesdays, alternating weeks, from 11:30 a.m. - …

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  • Project Harmony Info Session

    Virtual

    Project Harmony offers a series of workshops for couples at NO COST. In our workshops, participants learn practical tools for keeping healthy and harmonious relationships. Our program includes effective communication strategies, tools to cope with stressful situations, how to listen and be heard, and ways to improve conflict management skills to positively impact your relationship and career. Come to the virtual information …

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  • Lunch on the Coast - Coastal Soil Carbon: Feast or Famine

    Virtual

    A Lunch on the Coast virtual series talk brought to you by UCF Coastal and UCF College of Sciences. RSVP is required in order to receive the Zoom event link. Click here to RSVP. Speaker: Lisa Chambers, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Biology Leveraging coastal ecosystems for carbon sequestration and climate mitigation Coastal ecosystems, especially marshes and mangroves, are hot spots for absorbing and …

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  • Black Faculty and Staff Association General Board Meeting (Recurring Event)

    Virtual

    Join us for the Black Faculty & Staff Association General Board Meeting. All members and prospective members are welcome!

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  • Coffee, Cookies and Conversation: Networking with Professionals (Internship and Careers)

    Career Services and Experiential Learning

    Stop by for a mid-afternoon break and talk with professionals about career-related topics and navigating workspaces as a first-generation student. This event is hosted by the Office of Experiential Learning.

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  • Value Mentorship Experiences

    Virtual

    This session includes panelist from members of the UCF Legacy and CREAR Futuros Mentorship Programs. The session will include a discussion of the students’ experiences related to navigating college as a first- generation college students and how the mentorship process, either as a mentor or mentee, has aided in their personal and professional development. Zoom: https://ucf.zoom.us/j/92103854418 

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  • Optimizing Your Online Presence (Recurring Event)

    Virtual

    This session covers evaluating your publishing impacts and managing your online researcher profile. Learn about methods and tools to obtain citation counts and impact data, metrics to assist in identifying key journals and notable researchers and why it’s important to develop an online profile using sites, such as ORCID, Research Gate, Academia.edu, PIVOT, Plum Analytics and Google Scholar. This workshop …

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  • Emotional Intelligence - PER205 (Faculty & Staff Only) (Recurring Event)

    Virtual

    This workshop is being presented in two virtual sessions, Nov. 9 and Nov. 23 from 2:00-4:00 p.m. Participants must attend both sessions to receive course credit. Topics include: Key elements of self-awareness and why they are important to success Essential social skills for workplace application Ways to improve your level of emotional intelligence The science behind an optimistic mental attitude …

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  • SPSIA Presents: U.S. Diplomat Mignon Houston

    Virtual

    Join U.S. Diplomat Mignon Houston for a discussion on careers with the U.S. Federal Government. Could you see yourself working for the U.S. Federal Government? If the answer is yes, we invite you to learn more about careers, internships and fellowships at the U.S. Department of State. With more than 25 career paths available, including IT specialists, engineers, law enforcement, …

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  • Faculty Senate Information Technology Committee Meeting (Recurring Event)

    Virtual

    The Information Technology Committee evaluates and recommends policy and procedures concerning information technology and resources.

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  • Financial Wellness (Applying for First-generation Scholarships)

    Virtual

    The First-Generation Edition session will include steps on how to apply for first-generation scholarships, the A2O portal, and additional details about the financial aid process. Learn more about the Office of Student Financial Aid. Plan to attend!     

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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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  • USCIS Information Session: Asylum

    Virtual

    UCF Global once again welcomes U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services' (USCIS) Community Relations Officer – Vesna Bozic to share free information sessions for the UCF and greater Central Florida community.  This information session will provide information about the asylum process.

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  • Recharge to Charge On - Yoga for Faculty and Staff

    Education Complex and Gym

    Relax and unwind with UCF faculty and staff during a free yoga session, hosted by the Wellness Research Center on Tuesday, Nov. 9 and 30 from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. in front of the Education Complex. The session will be led by Beth Stone, a Yoga Alliance certified instructor. Participants are encouraged to bring their own yoga mats or beach …

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  • UCF Women's Basketball vs. Duquesne

    Addition Financial Arena

    The UCF women's basketball team will host Duquesne in its season opener at Addition Financial Arena on Nov. 9 at 6 p.m. Visit https://ucfknights.com/sports/womens-basketball for more information.

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