International Women’s Day is widely recognized around the world as a day to honor the hard work, accomplishments, and barriers broken down by women. It's a day we celebrate the collective efforts of all women in social, economic, cultural and political environments while raising awareness for gender equality. "There’s a strong chance the next Bill... Continue reading Outstanding International Women of Global UCF
Student success is at the heart of everything we do here at Global UCF and with that in mind, we have implemented many resources for students to access when they need help. In this post, we'll focus on the central point of contact for students: the Student Services Advisors (SSA). Students meet with their advisors... Continue reading Meet Your Advisors!
We couldn’t be more excited to welcome the newest addition to our team, Darald Stubbs, as Global UCF’s Student Services Director. Stubbs brings a wealth of experience in higher education to the Global UCF team, having had roles such as Director of Student Life and Director of the Recreational and Wellness Center at the University... Continue reading Global UCF adds new Student Services Director to its team
CAREER CORNER The University of Central Florida hosts a career fair in the fall and spring to connect UCF Knights with potential employers. The Spring 2017 UCF Career Expo welcomed 240 employers including Facebook, PepsiCo, Deloitte & Touche and many other local, national and international companies with branches worldwide (the full list of employers present can be... Continue reading UCF Spring 2017 Career Expo and Internship and Co-op Fair
Congratulations! You’re getting close to the end of the semester! There are only a few weeks left before you’re off for the holidays, but finals week is still in the way. UCF offers plenty of resources for all students to help them study, get last minute tutoring, or attend events to de-stress before a hectic... Continue reading UCF’s Fall 2016 Finals Week Resources
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!
The week of final exams can be one of the most stressful times during the academic semester. There’s a lot of reading, reviewing, and studying, but if students utilize the academic support services provided by Global UCF and prepare properly, finals can be an easy task. There are many places for students to read and... Continue reading Finals Week: Studying and fun!
The first year at Global UCF can be exciting but also a challenge. Attending classes in a different language, being away from home and experiencing a new culture can make schoolwork a bit overwhelming! That is why Global UCF provides academic services to help students like me succeed. Tutors, supplemental instructors, and homework companions assist... Continue reading The Academic Services of Global UCF
Student success is important to everyone at Global UCF. In the first academic services blog post, you were introduced to Olga, the Academic Director at Global UCF, and Katie, one of our supplemental instructors, but these are just a few of the many members of our academic services team. The academic services team assists students... Continue reading The Perfect Recipe for Academic Success at Global UCF
Studying for final exams is the second biggest enemy facing college kids (right behind “running out of ramen at 3am”). Here are our tips for studying success, with a little help from beloved college-themed TV show Community. Study with classmates Mashable A study group can add fun, encouragement and other benefits to preparing for tests. Make... Continue reading Tips for studying for finals