UCFPD Swears In New Officers, Lieutenant

UCFPD Swears In New Officers, Lieutenant

Family, friends, UCF Police officers and staff, and members of the community welcomed six new officers to UCFPD today. The officers, who started their field training in July, were sworn into the agency by UCFPD Chief Richard Beary. Lieutenant Christine Gigicos, who joined UCFPD in July after retiring from the Orlando Police Department, also was […]

Geek Squad Founder Revolutionized Tech Support with $200 and a Bicycle

New College of Business students will find out exactly how a guy with $200 in his pocket and a bicycle revolutionized the tech support world in the early 1990s. About 2,000 new students are expected at the CFE Arena on Friday, Aug. 26 to hear Geek Squad founder and former Best Buy CTO Robert Stephens. […]

We Must Learn to Tell Narratives That Make Us Better – Not Divide Us

Every four years we turn to our TVs and online sites to cheer on competitors vying for supremacy in an arena where the rules are often unclear and scandal is rife. We hope for an uplifting narrative that shows the best of who we can be, which gives us all something to strive for, but […]

UCF Lands $1.6 Million NSF Grant

A scientific answer to a challenge such as water pollution is only part of a long-term solution. For example, science may provide a way to clean water, but keeping it clean usually relies on identifying underlying causes and making a long-term impact on human behavior. A team of UCF scientists representing the areas of biology, […]