UCF Unveils New Smart Power Grid Lab

UCF Unveils New Smart Power Grid Lab

A new engineering laboratory that enhances the University of Central Florida’s leading role in modernizing and sustaining the nation’s power grid is opening this week, in concert with the national DistribuTECH conference in Orlando of 12,000 grid engineers and energy leaders. The 660-square-foot Smart Grid lab, located in the Harris Engineering Center on UCF’s main […]

UCF's Pendulum Swings Again, Thanks to Alumna

For the first time in more than 20 years, the pendulum in the atrium of the Mathematical Sciences building is swinging back and forth again. The Foucault pendulum, named after  French physicist Léon Foucault, was part of the original building and has been on campus since October 1970. Back then the pendulum hung unobstructed until […]

UCF Victim Services Hosts 4th Annual 1 Billion Rising

UCF Victim Services on Friday will host the global revolution One Billion Rising, where female survivors of violence and their supporters join together to break their silence. The initiative– which will start at noon Feb. 12 on the Student Union Patio Stage– encourages those who were affected by violence to speak out about what they […]

UCFPD Celebrates Year of Success and Dedication

UCF Police officers, employees and campus and community partners gathered Thursday at the FAIRWINDS Alumni Center to celebrate a year of hard work and success. UCFPD staff members and supporters were honored for their contributions with awards presented by UCF Police Chief Richard Beary and Deputy Chiefs Carl Metzger and Brett Meade. Det. Amber Abud […]