President’s Partnership Reception Recognizes Orlando Magic and Others

President's Partnership Reception Recognizes Orlando Magic and Others

The President’s Partnership Reception, an annual event to honor the philanthropic support provided by UCF’s corporate partners, was held Wednesday evening at The Burnett House, the President’s home on campus. Key donors to the university were recognized and a special partnership award was presented to the Orlando Magic, represented by its President and CEO, Alex […]

Recreation and Wellness Center Rolls-Out Its Largest Crop of Graduate Assistants

UCF’s Recreation and Wellness Center strengthened its position as one of the nation’s leaders in developing campus recreation professionals with the largest group of graduate assistants in the department’s nearly 40 year history. Ten graduating seniors have accepted positions at universities nationwide: Jessica Armenteros (University of South Florida) Kyra Dickie (University of Kentucky) Evelyn O’Campo […]

Technology Created at UCF Helps Cancer Researchers Monitor Genome

Labeling and tracking multiple locations of the human genome in a live cell allows scientists to study structural changes in chromosomes and investigate cancer development. Finding optimal locations for labeling in the human genome is a challenging task due to the size of our genome. University of Central Florida associate professor Shaojie Zhang, working with […]

UCF Lands 3 NSF Projects to Prep Students for Graduate Studies

UCF is launching two new summer Research Experiences for Undergraduate programs and continuing a third, thanks to new funding from the National Science Foundation. The programs are designed to encourage select students from around the country to pursue graduate studies and eventually become leaders in their chosen areas of expertise. Getting REUs is difficult because […]