Meals on Wheels event rolls out VUCF’s Arts and Recreation Week

Volunteer UCF kicked off their art and recreation week Monday by adding some color in the lives of the elderly community. Students gathered in the psychology building to decorate paper lunch bags for senior citizens. Meals on Wheels is a non-profit organization that provides meals to low-income senior citizens. Their mission is to extend independence … Continue reading Meals on Wheels event rolls out VUCF’s Arts and Recreation Week

Office of Integrity and Ethical Development review the Golden Rule with students

On Tuesday, the Office of Integrity and Ethical Development held a “Before you do that, know this” event, which highlighted academic misconduct and violation of the Golden Rule. With final exams right around the corner, students are certainly feeling the pressure. Commercial use of academic material, such as selling notes or handouts, without written permission … Continue reading Office of Integrity and Ethical Development review the Golden Rule with students

Students gather for an “egg”cellent cause

Students gathered for a good cause Friday as part of Volunteer UCF’s Art’s and Recreation week. Participants filled Easter eggs with candy for Santiago & Friends Center for Autism’s Autism-Friendly Easter Egg Hunt. The event took place in the Neptune Multipurpose Room and had more than 20 students in attendance. The importance of these events … Continue reading Students gather for an “egg”cellent cause

Volunteer UCF brings a little happy to students this week

Students participated in a Happiness Test Wednesday, put on by Volunteer UCF as part of their Arts and Recreation Week. The activity was inspired by Rainn Wilson’s YouTube channel Soul Pancake. More than 25 students participated in the event meant to determine how art can affect your happiness. Paint, crayons and markers were used to … Continue reading Volunteer UCF brings a little happy to students this week

LGBTQ+ leaders discuss the importance of transgender history

In honor of Transgender Visibility week, hosted by Multicultural Services with the support of LGBTQ+ services, University of Central Florida faculty members met Wednesday to discuss the history of the transgender movement and how to better enhance transgender services on campus. Guest speaker Davina Hovanec joined the conversation to share her life story as a … Continue reading LGBTQ+ leaders discuss the importance of transgender history