Monday, October 17, 2022

  • Benefits Open Enrollment

    Virtual

    The state's annual open enrollment period for eligible employees to change insurance benefits options begins on Monday, October 10, 2022 at 8 a.m. and ends Friday, October 28, 2022 at 6 p.m. EST.UCF Human Resources is excited to announce the return of the in-person Benefits Fair this year during the open enrollment period. The annual Benefits Fair will be held …

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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 when unexpected tragedies occur. The OneBlood bus will park on Memory Mall near the Veterans Memorial. Walk-ups are welcomed, and appointments are appreciated!  

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  • South Arts Southern Prize and State Fellows Exhibition (Recurring Event)

    UCF Art Gallery

    Launched in 2017, the South Arts Southern Prize & State Fellows project supports some of the best contemporary art in the American South. This exhibition presents work from the nine 2021 fellowships recipients, one each from Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina and Tennessee, the South Arts region. An independent jury selected the nine state fellows, each receiving a …

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  • Beautifully Mixed: Navigating Multi-Racial & Multi-Ethnic Identities

    Virtual

    This workshop will provide conversation about the unique challenges faced by individuals who identify with two or more races and/or ethnicities. Attendees will learn self-empowerment tools for accepting and honoring all part of their identity. This workshop is part of the Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) Well-Being Online Workshop (WOW) series.  To learn more about CAPS and other workshops, please …

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  • Drop-In Drafting Lab (Recurring Event)

    Trevor Colbourn Hall 109: Trevor Colbourn Hall 109

    Starting a writing assignment, and don’t know where to begin? The University Writing Center’s Drop-In Drafting Lab can help! No appointments required — you can drop in during our open hours and: clarify assignment expectations develop a plan brainstorm ideas or just spend time writing!  Any and all writers are welcome! The Drafting Lab will be unavailable on the following …

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  • Workshop: CV Best Practices

    Classroom Building 1: 205

    Workshop: CV Best Practices October 17, 12-1:00 pm A strong CV is the best tool to advance your career by applying for awards and/or promotion/tenure. In this two-part workshop, senior faculty will help give your CV a tune-up by providing do's and dont's, tools, and resources. In the first session, we will cover tips for developing your CV, tailoring your …

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  • LinkedIn 2.0

    Virtual

    Attend this workshop to learn how you can leverage your profile to promote your brand and connect with professionals in your network. Follow along to update your profile and experiment with LinkedIn resources!  This workshop is offered through the College of Graduate Studies Pathways to Success professional development program for graduate students. See https://graduate.ucf.edu/professional-development for details.   

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  • Amazon Rekognition for Computer Vision

    Research 1: 101-A and Virtual

    Learn how to automate image and video analysis with machine learning using Amazon Rekognition. Amazon Rekognition makes it easy to integrate image and video analysis into your applications using proven, highly scalable, deep learning technology with no machine learning expertise needed. In this workshop, you will learn how to use the built-in object detection and train Amazon Rekognition to detect …

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  • Pale Kreyòl (Haitian Creole Conversation) (Recurring Event)

    Trevor Colbourn Hall 358B

    Join us to practice practice speaking Haitian Creole through interactive activities and fun games. These meetings will be held on Wednesdays, and UCF students not enrolled in a Haitian Creole course are also welcome to attend.  Meeting days this Fall 2022 semester:  Oct 17  Oct 24 Oct  31 Nov 14  Nov 28  

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  • Writing with Clarity

    Graduate Student Center: Trevor Colbourn Hall: 213

    Have you ever received feedback from a mentor, an editor, or a colleague that suggested your writing was unclear? You may have known just what you intended to say but readers struggled to see the connections among your ideas. In this workshop, we will introduce you to some principles for clarity that were developed to meet the needs of readers …

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  • Summer Off Campus Research Experiences (Recurring Event)

    Trevor Colbourn Hall 201: Trevor Colbourn Hall 201

    Learn the basics of summer off-campus research experiences: What are they? Who can apply? Are these opportunities paid? When do applications open? This session is open to all undergraduates.

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  • Chante Kreyòl (Sing Creole) (Recurring Event)

    Trevor Colborn Hall: Room 358B: 358B

    Join us on the dates listed below to improve your Haitian Creole reading skills while having fun. We will learn about different music genres, practice to read lyrics then sing.  UCF students not enrolled in a Haitian Creole Course are welcome to attend.  Time 3:15 - 3:45 PM (except for Nov 24) Dates:  Oct 17 Oct 24  Time 2:45- 3:15 …

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  • Motivation Enhancement Monday (Recurring Event)

    Virtual

    Start your week off with motivation! Join in Mondays at 4:00 and take away strategies for sustaining motivation to achieve your goals! Attend as many Mondays as you would like!   This workshop is part of the Counseling & Psychological Services (CAPS) Well-Being Online Workshop (WOW) series.  To learn more about CAPS and other workshops, please visit caps.sdes.ucf.edu.

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  • Al-Anon: Serenity Now (Recurring Event)

    Engineering 2: 302

    *This group meets every Monday The Al-Anon Family Groups are a fellowship of relatives and friends of alcoholics who share their experience, strength, and hope in order to solve their common problems. We believe alcoholism is a family illness, and that changed attitudes can aid recovery. Al-Anon has but one purpose: to help friends and families of alcoholics. We do …

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