UCF’s Nanotechnology Master’s Degree is First in Florida

UCF's Nanotechnology Master’s Degree is First in Florida

UCF is now the first and only university in Florida to offer a research-focused master’s degree in nanoscience. The Master of Science in Nanotechnology program further elevates the prominence of UCF’s nanotechnology research, said Sudipta Seal, director of the university’s NanoScience Technology Center, Advanced Materials Processing and Analysis Center (AMPAC) and interim chair of Materials […]

UCFPD, OCSO Announce Partnership to Enhance Off-Campus Safety

The University of Central Florida Police Department and the Orange County Sheriff’s Office today announced an initiative to enhance the safety of the area near campus through additional enforcement. UCFPD officers and OCSO deputies also are continuing collaboration that started in April to target underage drinking and parties in areas near campus. UCF Police Chief […]

A Good Laugh for a Good Cause

The Registrar’s Office is participating in “Red Nose Day,” a national event in conjunction with Walgreens to help lift children out of poverty. The event started 25 years ago in the United Kingdom and has since has raised over $1 billion since its inception.  NBC will host a live three-hour, star-studded fund-raising spectacular show. May […]

Feynman Nano Takes First Place in Statewide Business Plan Competition

Jonathan Wachob and Brandon Carpenter took first place in the Florida Venture Conference Statewide Collegiate Business Plan Competition by presenting their proposal for Feynman Nano. Their company creates nanostructures that make solar panels more efficient in producing energy. This victory follows their second-place finish in last month’s UCF Joust New Venture Challenge. This is the […]