• Students Achieve Excellence, Awarded for Innovations in Teaching and Research

    Of the thousands of students pursuing their graduate education at UCF each year, four students are selected from a group of nominees in each college as the university winners in the areas of Excellence in Graduate Student Teaching, Excellence by a Graduate Teaching Assistant, Outstanding Master’s Thesis, and Outstanding Dissertation. Each award recipient is recognized […]

  • UCF to Collect Expired, Unwanted Drugs April 24

    Got drugs? If your answer is “Yes,” UCF wants them. But the university won’t ask any more questions about them. UCF Police and UCF Health Services will partner to collect expired, unwanted or unused prescription drugs as part of an anonymous, no-questions-asked national effort to curb drug abuse and safely dispose of unneeded medicine. UCF’s […]

  • 'Guide to Green Colleges' Lists UCF

    UCF maintained its standing this year as one of the 330 most environmentally responsible colleges in the nation, according to The Princeton Review’s annual “Guide to Green Colleges.” The 2014 list was released this week just ahead of April 22 Earth Day in partnership with the Center for Green Schools at the U.S. Green Building […]


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In 2012, GreenWaves, UCF’s annual “green” event, incorporated a POWERleap dance floor, which utilized piezoelectric technology to convert the crowd’s kinetic energy into reusable energy for the concert.

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  • Speaker Series: Why Your Business Strategy is Keeping You Up at Night (or Should Be!)

    The University of Central Florida (UCF) College of Business Administration will host its monthly Dean’s Speaker Series, generously supported by CFE Federal Credit Union, on Friday, April 25, from 7:30 a.m.-9:00 a.m. at the Citrus Club Orlando. Dr. Robert Porter will speak on “Why Your Business Strategy is Keeping You Up at Night (or Should […]

  • The UCF Creed Inspires Students

    The Office of Student Rights and Responsibilities in conjunction with the UCF Parent and Family Fund hosted the Spring 2014 Creed Art Contest. Students from across campus were encouraged to submit original works of art that represented the UCF Creed values. Students submitted their original artwork and 1 grand-prize winner was selected by the Office […]

  • UCF College of Business Announces Dean's Awards Recipients

    The UCF College of Business’ new awards program recognizes faculty, staff and students whose work contributes in building the college’s unique culture and community. Dean Paul Jarley announced the recipients of awards in a wide range of categories, comprising student, staff and faculty nominations. “UCF is a young institution that is still building its identity […]

  • UCF Librarian Appointed to Federal Depository Library Council

    Rich Gause, UCF’s government documents librarian, was appointed recently to the Federal Depository Library Council, which serves as an advisory committee to the Public Printer of the United States and the Superintendent of Documents. He was appointed as one of five new members by Davita Vance-Cooks, CEO of the Government Printing Office, the world’s largest […]

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Two members of the UCF Equestrian Club talk about their experience jumping with horses.