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Given recent discussions on campuses across the country regarding racial discrimination on college campuses, as well as reaction to recent tragedies in places like Beirut and Paris, many UCF colleges and student groups are seeking to engage to dialogue. Social Justice and Advocacy will host Conscious Thought Café for Students: What in the World? from […]

UCF Packages Healthy Meals for Hungry Children

On November 14, over 900 participants filled the CFE Arena to hand-packed over 150,000 meals of lentils, rice, vegetables and Himalayan salt at the 4th annual Pack to Attack Hunger event. Event gathering included 14 Greek organizations, university registered student organizations and other campus, and local partners. In addition, organization members raised $42,000 for the […]

Coloring Mosquitoes to Identify Infectious Diseases

A UCF College of Medicine researcher has designed a new mosquito surveillance tool that attracts the insects, diagnoses those carrying disease, and turns them a different color as a warning system to residents in at-risk areas throughout the world. The project received a $100,000 Phase 1 Grand Challenges Explorations Grant from the Bill & Melinda […]

New Online Therapist Helps UCF Students Just in Time for Stressful Season

With final exams just few weeks away and the Thanksgiving break coming up fast, it’s common for college students to feel stress – and for those who suffer from anxiety, this time of year can trigger a full meltdown. UCF’s Counseling and Psychological Services offers an array of services to help students with anxiety, and […]

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Passion for Nursing

UCF Cocoa nursing grad Mindy shares her passion for nursing and how DirectConnect to UCF offered her a smooth transition to UCF.