DirectConnect to UCF Pathway Program Wins National Award

DirectConnect to UCF Pathway Program Wins National Award

A new system that helps students in the DirectConnnect to UCF program as they transfer to the university is one of four winners of a national innovation award announced by the WICHE Cooperative for Educational Technologies. The Pathway program was created to help student development, academic and career planning, and academic and social integration. The […]

UCF Graduate Game-Design Program Celebrates 10 Years of Success

This week the Florida Interactive Entertainment Academy, UCF’s graduate game-design program, celebrates its 10-year anniversary with a series of events for FIEA alumni and students. FIEA’s first class of 12 students started Aug. 22, 2005. Since then, the program has enrolled more than 500 students and is the largest graduate program in UCF’s College of […]

Green Sea Turtles Break Nesting Record on Florida Beaches

Endangered green sea turtles, once on the brink of disappearing, love Florida beaches, and for a second time in the past three years they are setting records. University of Central Florida researchers counted 12,026 green turtle nests in the Archie Carr National Wildlife Refuge along Brevard County’s coastline this week, shattering a record the turtles […]

Electronic Health Records Bring Continuity To International Care

The humming generator was a welcome sound as UCF medical student John Kim powered up his server for iPads that would record every medical aspect of the day’s clinic. As one of 49 students, faculty, physicians and dentists caring for impoverished residents in the Dominican Republic, Kim had created a new software that would capture […]