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.

Thursday, April 01, 2021

  • Safety Search

    Ferrell Commons

    Join UCF Cares on a search for safety as we kick-off Safe Knight Week 2021. Students can stop by Ferrell Commons 196 (Student Care Services) to pick up instructions on how to particiapte. Students will travel the campus in search of clues. Those who complete the search can return to Ferrell Commons 196 for the limited edition Safe Knight Week …

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  • Winter Park Chain of Lakes Paddleboarding

    Dinky Dock, Winter Park

    Trip Date: 4/1/2021 Trip Location: Winter Park, Florida Trip Cost: $10.00 Registration Opens: 3/18/2021 Registration Closes: 3/29/2021 To register for this trip, complete the Adventure Trip Registration Form and contact the Outdoor Adventure Center during open hours. Pre-Trip Date & Time: 3/28/2021 - 8:00 p.m. Trip Description: Paddleboard through beautiful Winter Park! This unique set of lakes connected by canals, …

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  • UCF Potters Guild - Spring Ceramics Sale! (Recurring Event)

    Visual Arts Building

    Art students from the UCF Potter's Guild will be outside selling ceramics near the Visual Arts Building Breezeway this week. Stop by and pick out a handcrafted gift for your friends and family!March 29-April 1 from 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

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  • Blood Drive

    UCF Student Union

    UCFPD will be hosting a blood drive Thursday, April 1 from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. near the Student Union. All donors will receive a OneBlood apron and a e-gift card! Plus, a wellness checkup including COVID-19 antibody test, blood pressure, temperature, iron count, pulse and cholesterol screening. Appointments are encouraged. Use sponsor code #24052 and sign up here: www.oneblood.org/donate-now.

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  • How to Start Your Business (Recurring Event)

    Virtual

    Presented by FSBDC at UCF Consultant, Chuck Wheeler If you’re thinking of starting a business, it’s important to take the right steps. This course will give you an overview of what to know, actions to take and how to avoid common missteps to give your company its greatest chance of success. Fee: No cost Learn More

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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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  • Student Scholar Symposium: Session V

    Virtual

    The 2021 Student Scholar Symposium will combine two signature events, the Showcase of Undergraduate Research Excellence and the Graduate Research Forum. The Symposium is an opportunity for undergraduate and graduate students to present their research and creative scholarship to the UCF community through six separate poster sessions held across three days during Student Research Week. Please see https://researchweek.ucf.edu/aboutsss for additional …

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  • National Weather Service SkyWarn Training

    Virtual

    Join the National Weather Services along with special guests from the U.S. Space Force Launch Weather Officer to provide a training on weather. This is a two-hour virtual course hosted by meteorologists with the NWS where students learn how to identify weather hazards. Upon completion, students are certified weather spotters and can contact the NWS to report active weather conditions …

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  • Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program 2022-2023 Competition Follow Up Session 2

    Virtual

    Join us for this follow up session to the information sessions that occurred last month and earlier this month. If you have questions or concerns, please contact Karen Biraimah, Karen.Biraimah@ucf.edu (UCF Fulbright Liaison) or Pallavoor Vaidyanathan, Vaidy@ucf.edu (UCF Faculty Administrator)

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  • Investing in Uncertain Times- RET49 (Faculty & Staff Only)

    Virtual

    The pandemic has caused uncertainty in the market and expected savings. This session will help you understand how to better invest your money, lower your risk of loss and reach your financial goals. Presented by TIAA. Registration information can be found here: https://hr.ucf.edu/financial-wellness-series. For questions please contact benefits@ucf.edu. The annual UCF Financial Wellness Series will be held from April 1 …

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  • Monthly Virtual Couponing Class

    Virtual

    Do you want to learn how to save money the right way and get items for free? If you do come, check out our monthly virtual Couponing 101 classes. Get a chance to win a $50 Publix gift card and other cool prizes by attending.

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  • Student Scholar Symposium: Session VI

    Virtual

    The 2021 Student Scholar Symposium will combine two signature events, the Showcase of Undergraduate Research Excellence and the Graduate Research Forum. The Symposium is an opportunity for undergraduate and graduate students to present their research and creative scholarship to the UCF community through six separate poster sessions held across three days during Student Research Week. Please see https://researchweek.ucf.edu/aboutsss for additional …

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  • Paws-itively Stress Free

    Virtual

    Paws-a-tively events provide positive human-animal interactions with the purpose of reducing stress and anxiety, improving mood, promoting the visibility and approachability of Counseling and Psychological Services and reducing stigma commonly associated with mental health counseling. Paws events include: Paws-a-tively Stress Free, Paws-a-tively Me, and Paws-a-tively Energized.

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  • Hiring Hour (Recurring Event)

    Virtual

    All Hiring Hours are virtual and open to all majors. Register in Handshake at ucf.joinhandshake.com and search for Hiring Hour under "events." Chat with recruiters about jobs and internships Expand your professional network and build connections Ask questions and more Events Dates: Computer Science/IT | January 21 at 4 p.m. Sales/MGT Trainee Programs | January 26 at 11 a.m. Engineering …

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  • Faculty Senate Leadership Forum

    Virtual

    Senate leadership will discussion opportunities for faculty to take a more active role in governance through Faculty Senate leadership positions and Faculty Senate Committee chair positions.

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  • Café Español - improve your Spanish skills (Recurring Event)

    Virtual

    Practice Spanish in a relaxed environment to improve your proficiency with the language. Join us virtually, talk about the things you love, and make new friends. This is a great opportunity for Spanish students of all levels to practice the language, be exposed to different varieties of Spanish, and network with members of the community. Native speakers of Spanish are …

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  • The Not-So-Secret World of Skeletal Biology: Forensic Anthropology, Bioarchaeology and Human Rights investigations

    Virtual

    Presented by the Kent Family Speaker Series. Co-Sponsored by the UCF Department of Anthropology and the National Center for Forensic Science. Speaker: Dawnie Wolfe Steadman, Ph.D., D-ABFA Director, Forensic Anthropology Center Professor, Department of Anthropology, Betty Lynn Hendrickson Professor University of Tennessee Join renowned anthropologist Dawnie Wolfe Steadman, Ph.D., for a fascinating discussion on how bones are used as forensic …

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  • Yoga Under the Stars

    Lake Claire: Outside

    Practice fun flows and mindfulness under the stars! Join us at Lake Claire at 9 p.m. for Yoga Under the Stars in a safe and inclusive environment. Walk-ins are not accepted at this time. Please register 24 hours in advance at https://ucfrwc.org.

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  • Yoga Under the Stars (Recurring Event)

    Lake Claire: Outside

    Practice fun flows and mindfulness under the stars! Join us at Lake Claire at 9 p.m. for Yoga Under the Stars. Walk-ins are not accepted at this time. Please register 24 hours in advance at https://ucfrwc.org.

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