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.

College of Sciences Events: by Category “Speaker/Lecture/Seminar”

  • Puerto Rican influence in Central Florida and Washington’s Relationship with the Island

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    Please join us with guest speaker Dr. Fernando Rivera, as he discusses the Puerto Rican influence in Central Florida and Washington’s Relationship with the Island. This event is brought to you by LIFE at UCF in collaboration with UCF Global Perspectives and International Initiatives. Dr. Rivera is the director of the UCF Puerto Rico Research Hub. Founded in 2018, the …

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  • U.S. and Egyptian Relations with Ambassador Nabil Fahmy

    Virtual

    Please join us on Tuesday, March 16th, 2021 at 10:00AM with guest speaker Ambassador Nabil Fahmy as he discusses the US- Egyptian relations. This event is brought to you by LIFE at UCF in collaboration with UCF Global Perspectives and International initiatives. Ambassador Fahmy is the founding dean of the School of Global Affairs and Public Policy at The American …

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  • National Security and Intelligence: A Focus on the Yom Kippur War (1973)

    Virtual

    This presentation, co-sponsored by Academic Engagement Network, the Intelligence Community Center for Academic Excellence, and the School of Politics, Security, and International Affairs, will focus on intelligence issues and the Yom Kippur war. The Israeli government and military were caught by surprise on October 6, 1973 by the sudden attack by the Egyptian and Syrian armies. Questions have arisen as …

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  • 2021 Big Data Analytics Symposium (Virtual)

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    Join us for the eighth annual Big Data Analytics Symposium hosted by the UCF Statistics and Data Science Department. The day-long series of speakers and networking opportunities connects students to industry professionals to explore the practical applications of big data and data analytics in the modern market place. Click Here for More Information This year we are going virtual. Register …

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  • GEEOlogue Webinar: A Conservative Solution to Solving Climate Change

    Virtual

    Speaker: Bob Inglis Former U.S. Representative Former Congressman Bob Inglis (R-SC) is the founder and executive director of republicEn.org, a grassroots organization dedicated to advocating a conservative, free-enterprise approach to solving our nation's climate challenges. With the 2020 election in the rearview, there is a unique opportunity for conservatives to step up and offer a market-based solution. Any real, workable …

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  • Old Fire in New Words for the Kurdish New Year: Poetry and Translation

    Virtual

    Moderator: Dr. Tyler Fisher, Associate Professor, College of Arts and Humanities, University of Central Florida Speakers: Two Centuries of the Erotic in Kurdish Poetry Dr. Alana Marie Levinson-LaBrosse , AUIS Assistant Professor and Director of Kashkul Center for Arts & Culture Something Missing from this World: New Currents in Contemporary Kurdish Poetry David Shook, Poet, Translator, Editor Music: Dr. Nahro …

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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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