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.

Events By Category: “Workshop/Conference”

  • Become a Competitive Grad School Applicant (Online Workshop) (Recurring Event)

    Virtual

    What do I need to prepare for a graduate school application? Academic Advancement Programs (AAP) gives an overview of the pieces of a competitive graduate school applicant. Usually, students with 0-60 credits gain the most from this workshop, as they learn how to build towards a competitive application. RSVP for Feb. 3. RSVP for Mar. 1.

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  • EndNote Citation Management (Recurring Event)

    Virtual

    Citation management tools allow you to dedicate more time to research. Join us to learn how to export citations from library databases, organize citations, generate bibliographies and format citations in a Word document. EndNote can help make managing your references and formatting citations easy. Students must register for this workshop through their myUCF Student Center under Graduate Students then Pathways …

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  • Application Workshop #2

    Virtual

    Join us for our second Zoom virtual workshop that will help you prepare your application for the 2021 Joust New Venture Competition presented by Viatek. https://ucf.zoom.us/j/93051421607

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  • Preparing a Research Poster (Recurring Event)

    Virtual

    This workshop will help undergraduate students gain skills to prepare a poster presentation of your research or creative work. Note: This workshop is for students already working on a research project. During the Spring 2021 semester, all OUR workshops will be held through Zoom. To register for this workshop, please visit: https://our.ucf.edu/about/calendar/

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  • Violence Prevention Certificate Series: Cares (Recurring Event)

    Virtual

    Let’s Be Clear is offering virtual leadership opportunities through our Violence Prevention Certificate Series to teach students how to support and care for fellow Knights. This series of workshops provides students with an understanding of topics relating to interpersonal violence, Title IX, safety, and how to connect students who may be impacted. Students who complete all workshop sessions and a …

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  • Build Winning Resumes, presented by Aflac

    Virtual

    Find out how to get your resume noticed!

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  • Getting Started in Undergraduate Research (Recurring Event)

    Virtual

    Are you interested in learning more about research? Not sure where to start or how to navigate all the programs available? This workshop will discuss how to expand your academic experience through undergraduate research. During the Spring 2021 semester, all OUR workshops will be held through Zoom. To register for this workshop, please visit: https://our.ucf.edu/about/calendar/

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  • Fostering a Civil Workplace - LDR012 (Faculty & Staff Supervisors Only)

    Virtual

    According to a 2018 survey, 69% of respondents cited incivility as a major problem in American society, with 29% reporting that they have experienced uncivil behavior at work. Supervisors have an important role in creating a work environment that is respectful. This workshop explores issues of workplace civility, and provides supervisors with strategies for addressing uncivil behavior and ways to …

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  • Prep with a Pro (Recurring Event)

    Virtual

    Join employers presenting on topics, including interviewing strategies, impressing the recruiter, financial check-up and more to help you prepare to launch your career. RSVP required. Login to handshake at ucf.joinhandshake.com, click on events an search for Prep with a Pro. Events take place from noon to 1 p.m. throughout the spring. List of upcoming Prep with a Pro events: Orange …

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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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  • Lacking Experience or Changing Careers? Combination Resumes that Work (Recurring Event)

    Virtual

    A combination resume is an excellent resume format for students who are changing careers and for students who don’t have significant experience in their field of interest. Learn strategies to develop a combination resume that highlights your transferable skills and accomplishments. Students must register for this workshop through their myUCF Student Center under Graduate Students then Pathways to Success. Students …

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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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  • Library & Literature Review Research (Recurring Event)

    Virtual

    This session highlights time-saving strategies to help you plan literature reviews. Learn tips to locate related sources, search subject databases, access online journals, create journal alerts and maximize Google Scholar options. Students must register for this workshop through their myUCF Student Center under Graduate Students then Pathways to Success. Students will receive a link to participate online upon registration in …

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  • Effective Goal Setting

    Virtual

    New semester, new you? Goal setting is prevalent in most aspects of our lives from New Year's resolutions to even our academic plan of study. But what causes one goal to be successful while others may go unaccomplished? During this presentation you'll learn the difference between a goal and an objective while also learning about the mentality behind successful goal …

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  • FTCE Mathematics Workshop 4

    Virtual

    Competency 3: Coordinate Plane Coordinate Plane, Coordinate Points, Lines, Slope, Plotting and Graphing, Transformations, Analyzing

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  • Continuing Education Opportunity: Certified Healthcare Simulation Education Blueprint Review Course (7 CEUs)

    Virtual

    Build your core knowledge of healthcare simulation and gain the confidence you need to become a Certified Healthcare Simulation Educator (CHSE) in this one-day, online course presented by the world-renowned experts at the UCF College of Nursing in collaboration with the Society for Simulation in Healthcare (SSH). Who should attend? Attendees who have a working knowledge of healthcare simulation education …

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  • Planning Poster Presentations – Online (Recurring Event)

    Virtual

    Planning a research poster? Learn the basics of poster design and tips on editing free PowerPoint templates. This session covers guidelines about poster elements, layout, graphics, printing and includes examples of well-designed posters. Students must register for this workshop through their myUCF Student Center under Graduate Students, then Pathways to Success. Students will receive a link to participate online upon …

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  • Workshop - JavaScript by Steven

    Virtual

    Our Web Development Director, Steven, is back to teach you about the other crucial programming language that powers the web: JavaScript.

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  • Research Computing and Data Workshop Series: Advanced Research Computing Center: Introduction to Globus for New Users, for Research Data Transfer/Sharing

    Virtual

    New in 2021! We are pleased to bring to the UCF Research community a series of workshops on scientific computing and research data management. These workshops are being jointly presented by UCF Libraries, UCF Graduate and Research IT, and UCF Advanced Research Computing Center (ARCC) and will feature some guest speakers from the broader research community. This series also includes …

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  • Violence Prevention Certificate Series: Green Dot (Recurring Event)

    Virtual

    Let’s Be Clear is offering virtual leadership opportunities through our Violence Prevention Certificate Series to teach students how to support and care for fellow Knights. This series of workshops provides students with an understanding of topics relating to interpersonal violence, Title IX, safety, and how to connect students who may be impacted. Students who complete all workshop sessions and a …

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  • What's Your Type? Personality in the Classroom: SARC Academic Success Workshop

    Virtual

    This workshop will help you understand your personality type and how it can impact your study habits and academics. This workshop is offered virtually through Zoom. Please visit academicsuccess.ucf.edu/sarc/workshops for additional information and to register through the embedded links on the schedule.

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  • Selecting Journals to Publish Your Research (Recurring Event)

    Virtual

    How do you decide which journals are the best fit for your article? Learn about criteria to consider when planning where to submit your work for publication and factors like acceptance rates, audience, open access and more. Students must register for this workshop through their myUCF Student Center under Graduate Students then Pathways to Success. Students will receive a link …

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  • Parental Leave - PER094 (Faculty & Staff Only)

    Virtual

    Congratulations on the addition to your family! Curious about how this affects your time at the university? Come along to this seminar. It offers the necessary information and paperwork about Leave of Absence in regards to Human Resources for both adoption and the birth of your child. Co-parents are welcome too!

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  • Downtown Career Lab: Resumes (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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  • Knights of Distinction - ePortfolio Workshop Series (Recurring Event)

    Virtual

    The ePortfolio Workshop Series is a three-part workshop where students have the opportunity to create their ePortfolio from start to finish. During the workshop, students will choose the platform that is best for them, decide on an audience, workshop reflection content, and curate artifacts for their portfolio. This is a hands-on workshop that will provide students the opportunity to develop …

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