RICHES of Central Florida

Events

Film Screening: Filthy Dreamers

Tuesday, March 31, 2015; 4:00pm - 5:30pm

Location: Building 3 Auditorium, Room 103

This film features for the first time the efforts of students, faculty and the president of Florida State Women’s College to stand up for academic freedom and against censorship.

Viewing and discussion with Dr. Robert Cassanello and Dr. Lisa Mills

Moderated by Dr. Ben Brotemarkle, Florida Historical Society

Please click here for the event flyer.

Resume/CV Writing and Interviewing Tips

Tuesday, April 7, 2015; 1:30pm - 3:00pm

Location: Morgridge International Reading Center (MIRC) Global Communication Room

Hosted by UCF Career Services, this workshop offers tips on writing and improving your resume/CV. It also provides insight into interviewing.
Be sure to bring your current resume.
Register online at eventbrite.ucfhistorycareersresume.com.

Please click here to download the event flyer.

Lunch and Learn: Career Paths for History Majors

Thursday, April 9, 2015; 12:00pm - 1:30pm

Location: UCF Career Services and Experiential Learning, Room 121

Let’s chat! Join us for a free lunch and talk to a panel of professionals with a history degree and employers who seek history majors. Learn about various career opportunities and the benefits of a history degree within the world of work.
Register online at eventbrite.ucfhistorycareersresume.com.

Please click here to download the event flyer.

Organizing and Preserving Family Photos on a Shoestring Budget

Saturday, April 11, 2015; 10:00am - 2:00pm

Bring your treasured family photos and documents! This workshop is hands-on and includes tips on how to properly organize and label photos, understand environmental conditions, deal with difficult issues such as smell, tape, paper clips and staples. A budget-minded starter kit and lunch is included.

Register by emailing publichistorycenter@ucf.edu. Call 407-936-1679 for more information.

Download the 2015 Family History Workshop Series flyer.

Brown Bag Lunch with Dr. Brian Kelly

Monday, April 13, 2015; 11:45am

Location: Colbourn Hall, Room 401

Dr. Kelly, from Queen’s University Belfast, Northern Ireland , is the author of Race, Class and Power in the Alabama Coalfields, 1908-1921 and designed the After Slavery website that digitally curates materials concerning race, labor and democracy in South Carolina after the Civil War.

Please click here to download the event flyer.

How to Put Your Family History in Historical Context

Tuesday, April 14, 2015; 4:30pm

Location: Colbourn Hall, Rm. 401

Please join PAT in welcoming Dr. Bruce Pauley University of Central Florida, Professor Emeritus

Dr. Pauley will share insights into doing your own family history.

Please click here to download the event flyer.

Oviedo History Harvest

Saturday, April 18, 2015; 12:00pm - 4:00pm

Location: Lawton House, 200 W. Broadway St., Oviedo, FL
Cost: FREE and Open to the Public

Downtown Oviedo as you know it will soon be history!

Share your memories

The Oviedo Historical Society and the UCF History Department are collecting, preserving and digitally sharing photos, documents and objects related to the city’s rich history.

Kids activities provided
Register online at: oviedohistoryharvest.eventbrite.com

Please click here for the event flyer.

Capturing and Recording Your Family Stories

Saturday, May 30, 2015; 10:00am - 1:00pm

Cost: Space is limited and pre-registration is required. $25.00 registration fee.

Learn to capture family stories for historical record keeping with the use of video and/or audio recorders. This workshop provides guidance in developing questions, interview techniques and tips on using recording equipment. Mock interview sessions and light refreshments are also included in the workshop.

Register by emailing publichistorycenter@ucf.edu. Call 407-936-1679 for more information.

Download the 2015 Family History Workshop Series flyer.

Preserving Your Family Photos in a Digital Age

Saturday, June 13, 2015; 10:00am - 1:00pm

Cost: Space is limited and pre-registration is required. $25.00 registration fee.

Gather your family photos and learn how to digitally preserve them. This workshop offers handson instruction on digitizing images, techniques to properly scan and add historical information and references.

Leave with hi-resolution scans of your items. Snacks are provided.

Register by emailing publichistorycenter@ucf.edu. Call 407-936-1679 for more information.

Download the 2015 Family History Workshop Series flyer.

Contact

RICHES of Central Florida
Department of History

Building: CNH 551
4000 Central Florida Blvd.
Orlando, FL 32816-1350

407-823-0242
Fax: 407-823-3184

riches@ucf.edu

Funded in Part By:


Department

History Department

College of Arts & Humanities at the University of Central Florida

Phone: 407-823-0242
Fax: 407-823-3184

Website Technical Support:
cahweb@ucf.edu

© 2011 Copyright