Basketball Coaching Chemistry Intact

Basketball Coaching Chemistry Intact

New UCF men’s basketball head coach Donnie Jones announced his staff Tuesday, naming Shawn Finney, Brett Nelson and Darren Tillis assistant coaches, and Tim Thomas the director of basketball operations. All four were on Jones’ staff at Marshall for the past three years, helping rebuild the Thundering Herd program. “I am extremely excited to have […]

UCF Awarded Department of Energy Grant

The Central Florida region is on its way to becoming one of the country’s premier areas for the development of innovative clean energy technologies and solutions, due to the efforts of the UCF, with support from the U.S. Department of Energy (DoE).  UCF recently has been awarded a grant from the DoE to help inspire […]

Coming Wednesday: UCF Forum to Begin 4th Year with New Opinion Columnists

Nine new columnists will join the UCF Forum opinion series Wednesday to start sharing their weekly views on social issues, national and international affairs, community trends, technology, life lessons and other topics. The columnists will take turns writing for the series during the next 12 months, replacing the faculty and staff members and one student […]

UCF Education Professor Helps Solve the Mystery of Motivation

Through extensive research in the domains of psychology, education, neuroscience, business and athletics, UCF College of Education and Human Performance’s Associate Professor of Educational Psychology, Bobby Hoffman, has determined which motivational elements affect learning and performance. In his book Hoffman uses the engaging technique of describing the triumphs and setbacks of several well-known personalities he […]