UCF Alumni Honors 30 under 30

UCF Alumni Honors 30 under 30

The UCF Alumni Association was proud to host its inaugural 30 under 30 awards dinner Friday, Nov. 20, honoring the outstanding achievements of 30 successful Knights. Young alumni currently make up one-third of UCF’s alumni population, making them the university’s largest constituent base. The 30 under 30 awards program allows the UCF community to celebrate […]

Webcourses Boot Camp Prepares Faculty, Staff & Grad Students for UCF Online

The Rosen College of Hospitality Management hosted its first Webcourse Boot Camp on November 13 for faculty, staff and graduate students. Representatives from The Center for Distributed Learning (CDL) conducted a one-day session covering a variety of different subjects related to Webcourses. The purpose of the boot camp was to refresh and update participants on […]

New Book Champions Tourism Development as Strategy to Fight Global Poverty

Dr. Robertico Croes, associate dean of administration and finance for the Rosen College of Hospitality Management, and Dr. Manuel Rivera are the authors of a new book, “Poverty Alleviation through Tourism Development,” which offers insight on how tourism can be used to effectively fight poverty. The United Nations established eight Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) in […]

Research Summit to Focus on USA-China Tourism and Business Opportunities

Experts and government officials will join business leaders on Dec. 19 to discuss exciting international opportunities in the hospitality and tourism industry at the first USA-China Tourism Research Summit in Orlando. Elsevier, a world-leading publisher of scientific journals, and the University of Central Florida’s Rosen College of Hospitality Management, the largest hospitality college in the […]