To help minimize the spread of COVID-19, some events are being offered virtually, and in-person events have additional safety requirements.

If you have questions about what’s open around campus, please check out this regularly updated guide.

Tuesday, February 16, 2021

  • UCF SG Precedence Committee (Recurring Event)

    Virtual

    Track parking appeals decisions to ensure council votes consistently on related matters.

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  • Getting Started in Undergraduate Research (Recurring Event)

    Virtual

    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. 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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  • 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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  • Gene Columbus: Both Sides of the Interview

    Virtual

    Gene Columbus, a former Disney executive, will be speaking about interviews. He will be speaking on this topic from both the perspective of the interviewer and interviewee. Throughout this talk he will be giving students advice on how to have successful interviews.

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  • Managing Social Anxiety

    Virtual

    Sometimes the idea of meeting new people or being in crowds can be difficult. Come learn and apply strategies to manage anxiety in a healthy way and take steps to being more engaged. 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 …

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  • Engaging Conversations Lecture Series: African Americans and Higher Education

    Virtual

    Gwen T. Hewitt the Area Development Director of the UNCF in central and north Florida will speak about the importance of access to a college education.

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  • MSC Black Business Highlight (Recurring Event)

    Virtual

    MSC is excited to announce our Black Business Highlight event in honor of Black History Month. This event is an opportunity for black students to promote their business, as well as to support and collaborate with other black student businesses.All video submissions are due by 02/10/2021 The event will be posted on our MSC Instagram and Facebook page stories

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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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  • Entrepreneurial Mindsets: Anatomy Of An Entrepreneur With Andrea Wesser

    Virtual

    Learn from a seasoned “entrepreneur whisperer” who has advised over 1,000 entrepreneurs about the brain, guts and heart it takes to be a successful founder and innovator. Andrea Wesser-Brawner is Orange County’s first Chief Innovation & Emerging Technology Officer where she builds upon Orange County Mayor Jerry L. Demings’ vision of “Orange Tomorrow” — aka. EPCOT. Prior to this job, …

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  • Faculty Senate Information Technology Committee

    Virtual

    The Information Technology Committee evaluates and recommends policy and procedures concerning information technology and resources. Zoom: https://ucf.zoom.us/j/94954055522?pwd=bDNlQkFvTGpuSmtzcnptU3FRY2lBUT09

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  • Friendship Bracelet Making (While Outdoors!)

    Lake Claire Recreational Area

    UCF RWC - Outdoor Adventure Training Seminar Join Outdoor Adventure at Lake Claire - we’re making friendship bracelets, bring your friends! Program Date: 2/16/2021 Program Time: 2:30-3:30pm Program Location: Lake Claire What’s Included: All of our Outdoor Adventure Training Seminars include all necessary gear and supplies for the activity, along with professional teaching by OA Trip Leaders. What You Should …

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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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  • Copyright Basics for Research and Teaching (Recurring Event)

    Virtual

    Can you use any image you find online in your presentation? Do you need to get permission to use a chart or graphic for your thesis or dissertation? What kinds of rights do you have as an author of a journal article? These are just a few of the questions that we will explore in this session focused on the …

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  • Pride Chats (Recurring Event)

    Virtual

    Pride Chats are a biweekly discussion that focuses on a multitude of diverse topics. The topics are different at each event and address different aspects of the LGBTQ+ community. The focus of Pride Chats is to help facilitate a healthy discussion with the student body to spread awareness and acceptance between students, faculty, and staff.

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  • UCF Cares: From Caring to Courage

    Virtual

    Showing that you care is extremely important. This year we are having speakers from UCF Cares speaking about how you can show others that you care and how caring impacts others. It’s always important to check in on others mental health and wellbeing and caring is the first step. We hope to see you at this event!

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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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  • Environmental Planning for Success

    Virtual

    How to Create a Positive, Motivational and Inspirational Space to Achieve Your GoalsDeveloping a routine and being consistent are necessary components for achieving one’s goals. The atmosphere in which you learn and study should reflect these components. Learn how to create a space which will assist in limiting distractions and prevent procrastination. 1000 Link Points

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  • Creating Student Civic Leaders with an Ethnic Minority Background

    Virtual

    This is a workshop intended to help individuals examine the skills needed to become a leader of civic engagement with an ethnic minority background. Participants will discuss the importance of the topic, explore the different parts of our identity that exists, and understand how we show up in our ethnic communities. Come to this event to learn more about how …

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