UCF Alumna Now Part of Orlando Pride

UCF Alumna Now Part of Orlando Pride

UCF alumna Kim (Newsome) Reynolds walked into the Orlando Pride locker room for the July 10 match against Boston, just as she had on many gamedays before as an amateur member of the team. Normally, the amateur players are there to offer moral support to the rostered members of the team. This time, though, she […]

UCF Alumna Headed to Rio Olympics

One of UCF’s most decorated student-athletes in school history is headed to the Rio Olympic Games. Brazilian Aline Reis, an All-American goalkeeper for the Knights’ women’s soccer team from 2007-11, was named to her home country’s National Team roster for the first time on Tuesday. “Being on an Olympic roster is something very special. It’s […]

UCF Kiteboarding Knights Win National Championship

The UCF Kiteboarding Knights recently won a national club championship in Cape Hatteras, North Carolina, after finishing as runner-up last year. Melanie Alfieri, a team member and the 2016 national runner-up in the women’s division, said finishing second last year motivated the club. “We all work together to grow as individuals and as a club […]

A South Korean Military Captain Is Loving Life at UCF

Imagine living nearly 8,000 miles from home, learning a new language and occupation, raising a child and getting settled with your spouse in a different country. It sounds daunting doesn’t it? Just spend five minutes with Kyung “Jin” Park, a master’s degree seeking student from South Korea and you’ll learn it’s all been worth it […]