Wednesday, February 16, 2022

  • UCF Resources for Supervisors, Part 2 - LDR014 (Faculty & Staff Supervisors Only)

    Virtual

    Are you a first-time supervisor, a new-to-UCF supervisor, or an experienced supervisor who would like to know more about the university resources available to you? Sign up for this course to learn about the following offices and topics. University Audit The Budgeting Process Employee Assistance Program Leadership Training

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  • Universal Day

    Rosen College of Hospitality Courtyard

    The thrills and excitement of Universal Orlando Resort will be on campus at UCF Rosen College of Hospitality Management on Wednesday, February 16, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. One of the major employers of UCF Rosen College students and alumni will hold a special event featuring four-hours of recruitment in the campus courtyard, a leadership session for students in …

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  • UNITY STAR: Bias Awareness and Mitigation in the Search & Screening Process (DIV 596) (Recurring Event)

    Barbara Ying Center: 140

    The objective of this program is to increase participant knowledge and awareness around negative implicit associations. By increasing bias awareness, interviewers can reduce the impact of these associations on candidates of underrepresented groups in the search and screening process. Topics discussed include blind spots vs. bias, types of bias, career-related bias, and ways to mitigate bias in the search and …

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  • Meditation Minutes (Recurring Event)

    UCF Reflecting Pond

    Feeling stressed? Unfocused? Unmotivated? Need an energy boost? Join a community of students, staff, and faculty in recharging their minds and bodies in just 10 minutes of meditation together. The session will be conducted by CCIE yoga instructors Karolina Dydynska, Shiva Jahani and Beth Stone in collaboration with UCF Acro Yoga and Mystical Knights student organizations. The spring 2022 sessions take place …

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  • University Writing Center Drafting Lab Open Hours (Recurring Event)

    Trevor Colbourn Hall 109: Trevor Colbourn Hall 109

    Getting started on a writing assignment, and don’t know where to begin? The Drafting Lab can help! No appointments are 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!

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  • Café Francophone - French Conversation (Recurring Event)

    Trevor Colbourn Hall: Room 358B

    Come to the French café to improve your French communication skills and meet new friends. This activity is for students who want to improve their French skills, and native speakers are welcome. It is offered every other Wednesday, beginning February 2, 2022.

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  • Get Hired: Building Professional Resumes that Work

    Virtual

    Join us as career coach, Holly Noon ’11 ’16MS, shares with us her tips and strategies on creating a professional resume that gets noticed.  What You'll Learn The best way to draft your resume based on experience Dos and don’ts for resume formatting and content How to tell your professional story in two pages or less View samples of what …

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  • MS in FinTech Virtual Info Session

    Virtual

    Join us for a virtual information session for the NEW MS in FinTech. This session will provide program information including curriculum, modality options, learning outcomes, application process and admission requirements. Take this opportunity to meet our members of our FinTech admissions team and faculty. Learn the details you need to prepare your application for Fall 2022.

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  • ePortfolio Design Tips and Tricks Workshop

    Downtown Campus: DPAC 455 and Virtual

    The ePortfolio Design Tips and Tricks Workshop is a hands-on workshop where you can apply the tips and tricks provided by Knights of Distinction to create your ePortfolio. You'll receive insight into how to ethically post your ePortfolio, prevent copyright infringement issues, and create a layout that is comprised of the components that will showcase your work to potential employers …

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  • Improving Communication (Recurring Event)

    Virtual

    Participants will learn to identify their communication styles and how to improve the effectiveness of their communication with others. Join in at bit.ly/CAPSWOW This workshop is part of the Counseling & Psychological Services (CAPS) Spring 2022 Well-Being Online Workshop (WOW) series! To learn about CAPS and other workshops, please visit caps.sdes.ucf.edu.

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  • Faculty Collective Bargaining Notice

    Virtual

    The UCF BOT and UFF Collective Bargaining Teams are currently scheduled to meet on February 16, 2022 from 1:30-3:30 p.m. via Zoom. Look for the link in the Virtual Events section. Zoom Meeting ID: 937 0423 2177

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  • Model Senate Information Sessions (Recurring Event)

    Virtual

    Interested in joining Model Senate? The annual Model Senate at Stetson University is returning after a two year pandemic hiatus. The Model Senate is a three day event (March 24-26) in which students from across the country participate in a model session of the U.S. Senate by taking on the role of a U.S. Senator and participating in committee meetings, floor …

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  • Benjamin Gilman Scholarship: Support for Students with Financial Need

    Downtown Campus: DPAC 455

    U.S. Citizens who are Pell Grant recipients are eligible to apply to the Gilman scholarship which awards students up to $5,000 to intern or study abroad. 

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  • Research Computing and Data Workshop Series - Foundations of Data Management: Managing Your Data

    Virtual

    Healthy data management provides a foundation for strong research. This session will introduce participants to the components of a data management plan, data management processes, the DMPTool, and data repositories. Topics include data expectations, data and metadata standards, access and sharing considerations, and data storage and preservation. Presenters: Lee Dotson Registration link: https://ucf.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJIudu6upjIrGdLTN1ICZv_fiNCkJDp0mSCo Research Computing and Data Workshops Series We …

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  • Online Information Session for UCF's Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) Programs - Nursing Educator, Healthcare Simulation, and Leadership & Management

    Virtual

    Join us online for an information session on the Master of Science in Nursing degree at UCF and learn about the unique admission requirements for each MSN program track. In this interactive information session, ask questions and find out what you need to know to successfully prepare your MSN program application. UCF’s Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) Information Sessions are designed to …

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  • Cooking with Lavender

    Virtual

    Cooking with Lavender Council is back! Join Lavender Council on Zoom, link in our Linktree. We're excited to be baking a yummy Valentine's-themed treat.Cook along with us to share a sweet treat with all of those you love!

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  • Eight-12 (Recurring Event)

    CHPS Innovation Center

    Eight-12 is a social emotional regulation interactive program for individuals, 8-12 years old, with ASD, registered with UCF CARD, to become flexible thinkers, team players, and problem solvers while increasing social interactive skills to communicate effectively with others, establish friendships and work on expressive/receptive language skills to carry on conversations. Group meets every other week on Wednesdays for 90 minutes …

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  • SoberKnights: All Recovery (Recurring Event)

    Health Sciences Building I: 246

    The mission of the SoberKnights is to foster friendships that support a sober lifestyle and encourage students to have fun while in college without feeling peer pressure to use drugs and alcohol, all while breaking down the stigma that surrounds addiction and substance abuse. It is not required that you are in recovery or sober to be a member, only …

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  • Narcotics Anonymous (Recurring Event)

    Barbara Ying Center

    NA is a non-profit fellowship of men and women for whom drugs have become a major problem. We meet regularly to help each other live drug-free. There are no dues or fees, the only requirement for membership is a desire to stop using. Our fellowship focuses primarily on recovery from the disease of addiction. Anyone may join us regardless of …

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  • Full Moon Paddle

    Lake Claire Recreational Area

    Trip Date: 2/16/2022 Trip Location: Lake Claire Recreation Area Trip Cost: Free Registration Opens: 2/8/2022 at noon Registration Closes: 2/15/2022 at noon Trip Description: Join us at Lake Claire right on campus to kayak under the moonlight! This is a great experience for anyone who enjoys kayaking or wants to try it out in the dark. We’ll bring headlamps for …

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