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2nd USA - China Tourism Research Summit 第二届中美旅游研究峰会及行业对话 (Rosen College of Hospitality Management)




Built on the foundation of the successful 1st USA-China Tourism Research Summit held in December 2015, the 2nd USA-China Tourism Research Summit and Industry Dialogue will be hosted by UCF Rosen College of Hospitality Management and co-organized by China Tourism Academy to support and promote the dynamic hospitality/tourism business growth and exchanges between USA and China.

继第一届中美旅游研究峰会在2015年12月成功举办后,美国中央佛罗里达大学罗森酒店管理学院(UCF Rosen College of

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4th International Conference on Events (ICE) 2017 (Rosen College of Hospitality Management)

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The 4th International Conference on Events (ICE) 2017: Beyond the Waves, will take place from 12-14 December 2017 at Rosen College of Hospitality Management, Orlando, Florida, USA. Rosen College of Hospitality Management is a centre of excellence in hospitality, tourism and event research and education. The conference provides a dynamic, interactive and international platform for academics and practitioners to explore and debate the latest issues and trends in event research and practice. The conference offers a unique networking

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Digital Repository: Showcase of Undergraduate Research Excellence (Office of Undergraduate Research)

This page is a repository of posters presented by students at the UCF Showcase of Undergraduate Research Excellence (SURE).

SURE is a poster-based forum for UCF undergraduates to present their research and creative projects to the broader university community run through the UCF Office of Undergraduate Research. Undergraduates from all disciplines are encouraged to present current or recently completed academic projects showcasing the diversity of topics, approaches, and interests at UCF. SURE serves as a resource for undergraduates not yet engaged in research and creative pursuits to learn how fellow students have developed their intellectual

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Florida Statewide Symposium: Best Practices in Undergraduate Research

The University of Central Florida invites faculty, administrators, and professional staff to participate in a two-day symposium focused on strengthening and developing undergraduate research. All of Florida's public and private 4-year universities and community colleges are invited to participate in the eighth annual event. Last year, at the seventh annual event, over 90 faculty and administrators from throughout the state participated. Some of the topics for presentations and workshops include, but are not limited to, best practices in undergraduate research, research on undergraduate research, resources to develop strong programs, networking between campuses, and issues in undergraduate research.

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Welcome to the HASTAC 2017 site!

HASTAC 2017 was hosted by the Florida Digital Humanities Consortium in Orlando, Florida, November 3-4, 2017. The conference was held at University of Central Florida’s main campus.

Plenary speakers included Purdom Lindblad, Assistant Director of Innovation and Learning at MITH, Tressie McMillan Cottom, assistant professor of sociology at Virginia Commonwealth University, and T-Kay Sangwand, librarian for UCLA’s Digital Library Program. The panel was moderated by Anastasia Salter, assistant professor of Digital Media at the University of Central Florida. Saturday’s final session featured HASTAC’s own Cathy N. Davidson, from CUNY.

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International Crisis and Risk Communication Conference

The annual International Crisis and Risk Communication Conference (ICRCC) is sponsored by the Nicholson School of Communication and Media at the University of Central Florida. ICRCC features presentations, workshops and panel discussions on strategic crisis communication issues, case studies, best practices and emerging trends, presented by a unique combined lineup of top practitioner professionals and prominent academics from around the world.

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MLIS Information Day

The UCF Libraries invites you to the John C. Hitt Library for an honest and up close look at Librarianship in today’s society. This full-day professional conference looks at how to overcome some of the current problems facing MLIS graduates entering the job market, how new trends in technology are changing libraries, and how to cope in an ever changing library environment.

This FREE conference is open to anyone who is interested in, currently working on, or has already earned their MLIS degree.

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One Million Celebration

Thank you for helping STARS reach


The UCF Libraries held a One Million Celebration on Wednesday, 5/16/2018, 1:00-3:00 pm in the John C. Hitt Library, Rm 223. The celebration was attended by UCF faculty, staff, and students. Thank you all for supporting STARS!

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Open Access Week

Join the UCF Libraries as we celebrate Open Access Week. Educational and fun game-themed events will be held throughout the week. To learn more about Open Access, check out the official OA Week website:

Monday, October 22nd 11:00am-1:00pm, Library 2nd Floor - What classic board game matches your Open Access knowledge?
October brings pumpkin spice lattes and Open Access Week! How much do you know about Open Access (OA)? Navigate the Chutes and Ladders of scholarly resources with some help from your trusted librarians. We’ll have resources at the ready to give you a Clue, so there’s no Risk in taking our quiz! The

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The Citizen Curator Project

The Citizen Curator Project is a joint venture between representatives of the John C. Hitt Library, the Texts & Technology program, the School of Visual Arts & Design (SVAD), and the Department of History. Our goal is to promote public discourse and civic engagement through community-curated exhibits. As public crises emerge, such as those affecting civil rights, the environment, public health, and the economy, we need citizens to participate in discussions about these crises. Such participation requires citizens to access and make use of the unique materials available at

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UCF Faculty Author Series

The John C. Hitt Library, Office of Research, and Faculty Excellence are pleased to present two events to be hosted by the Burnett Honors College. The panel sessions described below will highlight the diverse research interests and publishing activities of scholars in the College of Arts & Humanities.

UCF Faculty Author Series: Academic Publishing

  • April 12, 2018 – 4 pm – 5 pm
  • Location: The Burnett Honors College Reading Room

Please join us as UCF faculty members Anastasia Salter (School of Visual Arts and Design), Blake Scott (Writing & Rhetoric), and Keri Watson

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Welcome to the FLETD Group!

The vision of the Florida ETD group (FLETD) is to be a leader in the field of electronic theses and dissertations within the state of Florida and to serve as a model for statewide ETD associations throughout the nation.

Our mission is to provide a network of support for ETD professionals in the state of Florida, and to connect them with organizations and resources that enrich the work they do. Through a commitment to advancing open access, FLETD strives to increase ETD submission at institutions throughout the state. FLETD provides a forum for ETD professionals to support

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Women's Hospitality Leadership Forum


UCF Rosen College of Hospitality Management proudly presents the 3rd Women’s Hospitality Leadership Forum, New Era in Inclusion: Performance Driven, on Friday, March 29, 2019 conducted on the UCF Rosen College Campus.

The 3rd Women's Hospitality Leadership Forum is open to students, faculty, and hospitality industry professionals. This day is filled with inspirational and purposeful content, aimed toward elevating both the current and next generation of women hospitality executives. Held on March 29, 2019, at the end of Women's History Month, the Forum is geared toward recognizing the unique contributions of women

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Women's Hospitality Leadership Forum (Rosen College of Hospitality Management)



The Women's Hospitality Leadership Forum is happy to be a designated CMP provider. Conference attendees can earn up to five CE’s from the sessions they attend during the one-day forum. Please see the schedule for number of credits per session.

UCF Rosen College of Hospitality Management proudly presents the 2nd Women’s Hospitality Leadership Forum, Pathways to Success, on Friday, March 31, 2017 conducted on the UCF Rosen College Campus.

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