UCF Seeks Personal Stories for United Way Campaign

UCF Seeks Personal Stories for United Way Campaign

UCF is reaching out to the community and asking for the stories of individuals who have been helped by the university’s Live United campaign and who are interested in sharing their story. October is Live United Month at UCF, and in preparation for the campaign, faculty, staff, and students are encouraged to submit personal narratives […]

UCF Earns $900,000 to Help K-12 Students Succeed in School

UCF has earned $900,000 in state funding to continue its efforts to help children in distressed communities succeed in school and attain a higher education. The Center for Community Schools and Child Welfare Innovation (https://www.cohpa.ucf.edu/communityschools), based at the College of Health and Public Affairs, will receive the funding in the new fiscal year to continue […]

Swinging for Scholarships

When Joyce DeGennaro, ’03, decided to apply for the College of Nursing’s accelerated B.S.N. program, she needed some assistance to help ease the financial burden of pursuing another degree. After all, she was a little older, and had a 6-month-old baby and mortgage at the time. That’s when she discovered the Femmes de Coeur scholarship, […]

UCF Names Dean for New College and Division

Elizabeth A. Dooley, an associate provost at West Virginia University, has been named vice provost for Teaching and Learning at UCF and dean of the newly formed College of Undergraduate Studies, formerly the Office of Undergraduate Studies. Dooley, who served as an associate provost for undergraduate academic affairs at West Virginia University since 2009, starts […]