UCFPD Joining Orange County DUI Enforcement Detail Friday

UCFPD Joining Orange County DUI Enforcement Detail Friday

The UCF Police Department will join agencies from across Central Florida this Friday for a county-wide DUI detail timed with the Memorial Day holiday. The detail will run from 8 p.m. Friday through 4 a.m. Saturday and will target impaired drivers throughout Orange County. The multi-jurisdictional effort is led by the Orange County Sheriff’s Office […]

UCFPD Joins National Campaign to Target Seat Belt Violators

The UCF Police Department will join agencies nationwide in a Click It or Ticket seat belt enforcement wave that will go through June 5. UCFPD will issue citations to motorists and passengers who are not wearing a seat belt, and violators may be subject to a $114 non-moving violation. Seat belts can help prevent serious […]

Stressed at Work? Your Tweets May Be Giving You Away

Those looking for a job can get a good idea of how stressful working for a potential employer may be by looking at its employees’ Twitter traffic. That’s the implication of a new study published in Applied Psychology by assistant professor Wei Wang, director of UCF’s Computational Psychology Laboratory. His work seeks to make sense […]

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 […]