Tuesday, October 18, 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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  • 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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  • UCF Fall 2022 Virtual Career Expo

    Virtual

    Due to Hurricane Ian's expected impact on Central Florida, the university will be closed through Friday, September 30th. As a result, we have rescheduled the UCF Fall 2022 Virtual Career Expo to Tuesday, October 18th. For additional information on the campus closure, visit https://www.ucf.edu/hurricane/ Start your semester off right at the Fall 2022 Virtual Career Expo hosted by UCF Career Services! Meet with employers …

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  • Build Winning Resumes

    Virtual

    Join us for a powerful workshop where we give tips and advice to make your resume winning.

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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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  • Coping with Social Anxiety

    Virtual

    This workshop will aim to increase participants understanding of social anxiety.  Participants will learn symptoms of social anxiety, how social anxiety may present, and healthy strategies to cope with social anxiety. 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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  • Italian Language Chat (Recurring Event)

    Trevor Colbourn Hall: 358B

    UCF students are invited to a weekly Italian language chat to improve Italian communication skills and meet new friends. This activity is open to both language-learners and native speakers. It is offered every Tuesday in Trevor Colbourn Hall, room 358B.

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  • Graduate Writing Group (Recurring Event)

    Trevor Colbourn Hall 109: Trevor Colbourn Hall 109

    The University Writing Center and Writing Across the Curriculum presents the Graduate Writing Group. These are weekly drop-in hours where graduate students can find a time dedicated to work on: writing assignments thesis and dissertations and other research projects The Graduate Writing Group is also a place to meet other graduate students and provides an opportunity to get feedback about …

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  • Understanding Micromessages

    Barbara Ying Center: 140

    Description:Micromessages and Microaggressions is one of the most frequently requested workshops facilitated by UCF’s Office of Diversity Education and Training. Micromessages are signals that we send to one another through our actions and behaviors. Although these messages may be “small,” their impact can be tremendous. This conversation on micromessages includes an in-depth look at both micro-inequities and micro-affirmations. Microaggressions are …

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  • Safe Zone Series: LGBTQ+ 101 (Recurring Event)

    Virtual

    Description: The LGBTQ+ 101 training is the first in the series and is designed for all levels of knowledge about LGBTQ+ issues. In this 2-hour training, participants will be presented with general information about individual and societal concerns related to LGBTQ+ identity. This training serves as an introduction to these issues. LGBTQ+ 101 must be taken as an entry point …

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  • Hiring Hour: Careers in Computer Science

    Virtual

    Interested in learning more about companies offering computer science positions? Join this Hiring Hour.

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  • Foundations of Data Management Finding Data Sources Part Two: Subject Discipline Resources for the Social Sciences & STEM

    Research 1: 101-A and Virtual

    In the second workshop of the series on finding quality data, Government, Social Science, and STEM resources will be presented that are applicable in a variety of disciplines. Data source examples will also highlight open data sources, subscription-based sources available through the UCF Libraries, along with grey literature and preprint sources will be discussed. This workshop is being presented in …

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  • Mighty Knights self-defense (Recurring Event)

    UCF Police Department Community Relations Office: Student Union 153

    Our instructors are UCF police officers who are experienced and knowledgeable on topics of personal safety and threat awareness. This course primarily focuses on topics of mindset, preparation and safety awareness, but also utilizes defensive tactics instructors, certified by the Florida Department of Law Enforcement to demonstrate basic physical defense techniques. Our courses are designed to provide attendees with information, …

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  • Student Green Dot Training

    Virtual

    Green Dot is a bystander intervention training program that aims to reduce power-based personal violence on campus by training students, faculty, and staff on how to become active bystanders. Green Dot uses the concept of displacing Red Dots (potential/actual acts of violence) with Green Dots (actions taken to eliminate/ prevent Red Dots). Actions could be reactive or proactive. Green Dot …

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  • CANCELED: UCF Job Shadow Program Information Session

    Virtual

    Ever wondered what a “day in the life” of a particular job or career looks like? During spring break, students will have the chance to apply to shadow employers and industry professionals, throughout the state of Florida, to gain insight into career options. Attend an information session to learn more about the program. Information on applications, host locations, the matching …

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  • Diversity Week: Graphic Novel Book Club - Pilu of the Woods

    Virtual

    Join UCF Libraries in a engaging discussion about the graphic novel Pilu of the Woods by Mai K. Nguyen. Don't forget to read the book first! The link to an electronic version owned by UCF Libraries will be sent in your registration confirmation. A heartwarming story of friendship, loss, and finding your way home from debut author/illustrator Mai K. Nguyen! …

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  • Alcoholics Anonymous (Recurring Event)

    Trevor Coulborn Hall 351: 351

    ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS is a fellowship of people who share their experience, strength, and hope with each other that they may solve their common problem and help others to recover from alcoholism. The only requirement for membership is a desire to stop drinking. There are no dues or fees for A.A. membership; we are self-supporting through our own contributions. A.A. is …

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