Global UCF Progression ceremony cake
Progression Ceremony

Progression Ceremony Recap – Fall 2015 Cohort

It is truly amazing to accompany our students’ stories from the moment they arrive on campus, move into their dorms, and begin to transition to life on campus during their first year. We accompany them through midterms, tutoring sessions, finals week – and repeat the cycle all over again in the following semester. Aside from the... Continue reading Progression Ceremony Recap – Fall 2015 Cohort
Dining hall staff and faculty eat together
Life on Campus

Food: an important part of international student success

There are many components to the life of an international college student. Sure, the academic portion plays the central role in determining the day-to-day class load and schedule, but that’s only one part of the student experience. The student’s academic life must be balanced with their social life to have a truly successful college experience.... Continue reading Food: an important part of international student success
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Academic Support

New academic support structure: meet your advisors!

There have been a lot of changes to the academic support structure this semester at Global UCF. We have listened to your feedback regarding tutoring, support sessions, building your academic plan, etc. and have tweaked things around to make it even easier to understand all of the resources available to you. We know that being... Continue reading New academic support structure: meet your advisors!
UCF career expo
Life on Campus, Professional Development

Career Talk: Student Interview

As part of the Global UCF curriculum, students in the SLS: Career Development class begin to prepare themselves for their professional career, from résumés to professional attire, and the many areas in between. Students are also encouraged to join the Career Accelerator Program (CAP) to further their career development through industry exploration and access to... Continue reading Career Talk: Student Interview
Trip to the ape sanctuary
Life in Orlando, Life on Campus

Bringing the classroom to life: Visit to the Ape Sanctuary

As part of the Spring ‘15 term, our Global Achievement Academy (GAA) students toured the Center for Great Apes, a great ape sanctuary located in Wauchula, FL, as a continued learning experience outside of the classroom. The excursion was organized by Dr. Lana Williams, an instructor for the ANT 2511 Human Species course, in partnership... Continue reading Bringing the classroom to life: Visit to the Ape Sanctuary