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New Faces at This Month’s Caffeine Buzz

By Shelby England, Coordinator, Employee Communications Date: Friday, April 6, 2018 Time: 9 a.m. Location: West Campus, Collaborative Design Center, Building 10, Room 303 April brings afternoon showers that lead to fresh flowers. It also brings new Netflix content, the highly anticipated movie, Marvel’s “Avengers: Infinity War” and the chance to catch Mew in Pokémon Go. (Okay, these […]

Colleagues, Coffee and Caffeine Buzz

Date: Friday, March 2, 2018 Time: 9 – 10 a.m. Location: West Campus, Building 10, Room 303 We get it. Life can be hectic. In a perfect world, we hope that you always find a parking spot close to your office, you don’t discover a long cafeteria line when you’re rushing to a class or […]

It’s Here — Caffeine Buzz 2018

Date: Friday, February 2, 2018 Time: 9 – 10 a.m. Location: West Campus, Building 10, Room 303 The wait is finally over — Caffeine Buzz returns this Friday, February 2, 2018. Perhaps it is appropriate to say that the last time we gathered for a Buzz was last year. Technically, it’s only been two months, […]

The Last Caffeine Buzz of 2017

Date: Friday, December 2, 2017 Time: 9 – 10 a.m. Location: West Campus, Building 10, Room 303 Lights and decorations are slowly popping up, and the air is filled with the aroma of peppermint and gingerbread cookies. This can only mean that the holidays are here; therefore, the last Caffeine Buzz of 2017 is just days away. […]

Burr, It’s Cold Out There — Come Get Warm During...

It has undoubtedly been a bit chilly outside these last few days. But while the Florida warmth will likely reappear, the cooler weather will also inevitably return. So, why not be prepared for that day? During this month’s Caffeine Buzz, Director of Organizational Design and Development Katie Tagye and Coordinator of Employee Communications Shelby England […]

Caffeine Buzz is This Friday

Having just experienced a hurricane, we know all too well the importance of clean water and shelter. Many of us are still collecting the pieces of our lives that were ripped away by the strong winds of Hurricane Irma. And while we will continue to slowly recover and piece our lives back together, there are many around the […]

Come Mingle with Your Colleagues at Caffeine Buzz this Fr...

The first week of classes is always hectic — from the congestion in the parking lots to the waves of students on campus. So take a break and join us at Caffeine Buzz this Friday, September 1, 2017, in the Collaborative Design Center on West Campus from 9 – 10 a.m. As a reminder, Caffeine […]

Making Your Commute a ‘Buzz’

By Shelby England, Coordinator, Employee Communications Seven years ago, I moved to Orlando to attend the University of Central Florida, and, in my time here, there has yet to be a lull in road construction. At first, it was on East Colonial, stretching from Semoran Boulevard to Alafaya Trail. Now, there’s the I-4 Ultimate Project. […]

The Buzz is ‘Taking the Day Off’ — See You...

Have you ever just needed a day off — a day of rest to recharge your batteries so you can gain some focus and clarity? If your answer is yes, then understand that Caffeine Buzz is no different. That is why the Buzz will be “taking a day off” this month and will resume on […]

Get Inspired at This Month’s Caffeine Buzz

Date: Friday, June 2, 2017 Time: 9 – 10 a.m. Location: West Campus, Collaborative Design Center (Building 10, Third Floor) On the first Friday of the month, Valencia colleagues gather in the Collaborative Design Center (CDC) for a high-energy, divergent thinking presentation known as Caffeine Buzz. And just because our days are now filled with popup thunderstorms […]