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NanoFlorida 2009 Symposium, September 25-26

The University of Central Floridas second annual NanoScience

Technology Symposium will be held on Friday and Saturday September

25-26, 2009, at the University of Central Floridas Student Union.

We invite you to join us for an exciting and engaging day of

information exchange and discussions encompassing cutting edge research

and developments in the fields of nanomaterial synthesis and

self-assembly; physics and dynamics of nanoscale systems;

nanobiotechnology and nanomedicine; and, nanodevices and applied

nanoscience.

For further information, please contact:

Michelle Shirzad

nano@mail.ucf.edu

 

 

407-882-1578

Article posted: 09/25/2009

College Open House, October 3

College Game Day takes place this year during Family Weekend on Saturday,

October 3, where everyone is invited to attend any of the open houses on

the UCF campus. Come early to the UCF vs. Memphis football game, and walk

to the college open house event of your choice.

Business Administration

Location: Business Administration I, Rm 107

Event & Time: Economic Forecast Speaker, 11:00 a.m.

Engineering & Computer Science

Location: Harris Engineering Center (HEC)

Event & Time: Senior Design Expo, 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Medicine & Burnett School of Biomedical Sciences

Location: Health & Public Affairs I

Event & Time: Med School Update & Undergraduate/Graduate Programs of

the Burnett School of Biomedical Sciences, 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Nursing

Location: HPA I, Rm 231 (Limited capacity)

Event & Time: Simulation Demonstration, 10:15 a.m or 11:15 a.m.

Burnett Honors College

Location: Honors Building

Event & Time: Mini-Lectures and Cook-Out, 10:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Health & Public Affairs

Location: Health & Public Affairs I

Event & Time: Tips From an Athletic Trainer, 10:45 a.m.

Arts & Humanities

Location: Visual Arts Building, Lobby & Patio

Event & Time: Booth Displays and Art Gallery Tours, 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Education

Location: Education Complex/Teaching Academy

Event & Time: Basketball Free-Throw Competition and Game Show, 12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Sciences

Location: College of Science Building, Rm 221

Event & Time: Physics Demonstration, 1:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Alumni Association

Location: FAIRWINDS Alumni Center North Lawn

Event & Time: Family Weekend Tent Party. Pre-registration required.

For more information, visit www.openhouse.ucf.edu.

Article posted: 10/05/2009

"Storms and Opportunities: A Planetary Energy and Climate Discussion"

The University of Central Florida Civil, Environmental, & Construction Engineering Department in conjunction with our Corporate Affiliate Board, UCF Global Perspectives Office, UCF Office of Undergraduate Studies, UCF Political Science Department, UCF LIFE, the Global Connections Foundation and others
 
is pleased to announce a Public Forum
 
"Storms and Opportunities: A Planetary Energy and Climate Discussion"
 
Danny Orlando, USEPA Energy Star, Southeast Region Program Director
 
Tuesday, September 29, 2009, 2:00 p.m., in the Cape Florida Ballroom (SU 316)
 
Please mark your calendars and plan to attend. This forum is free and open to the public.

Article posted: 09/17/2009

Pre Calc Special Study Session

EXCEL will have a special study session to assist our pre calculus students review and prepare for the test that is scheduled for this Friday.  We will have pizza and sodas at the study session which is this Thursday evening in both the EXCEL Center and Nike Annex.  Bring your questions; bring examples of problems that are giving you trouble.    
 
Thursday, Sept. 17, 2009
EXCEL Center - begins at 6:00pm to close
Nike Annex (meet in the Programming Center) - begins at 7:00pm to close
(You do not have to be a resident of Nike to use the annex)
 
Food and Drinks will be provided!! 
 
Good Luck to all!! 
 

Article posted: 09/17/2009

Creativity and Problem Solving in Engineering

You are invited to attend a presentation by Victor W. Goldschmidt, Emeritus Professor of Mechanical Engineering, Purdue University.  Topics include:

Problem Solving in Engineering, and

Releasing Ones Own Creativity


HEC 111    Monday, September 14, 2009, 10:00 -11:15 AM

Article posted: 09/17/2009