$500 Million IGNITE Campaign to Benefit Students, Faculty and Community

$500 Million IGNITE Campaign to Benefit Students, Faculty and Community

Before a crowd of nearly 600 top donors, the University of Central Florida this evening celebrated the public launch of a $500 million fundraising campaign supporting students, faculty members and special projects such as UCF Downtown. The IGNITE campaign, the largest in UCF’s history, started in 2011 and seeks to reach the $500 million milestone […]

UCF, Sultan Qaboos University Awarded $150,000 Grant to Study Oman Tourism

Drs. Nan Hua and Robertico Croes from the University of Central Florida’s Rosen College of Hospitality Management are part of a team that received the His Majesty Sultan Qaboos Award in the Sultanate of Oman, a $150,000 research grant to study Oman’s tourism industry. This is the country’s most prestigious research accolade. The team also […]

Rosen College Prepares Dubai Parks and Resorts Managers for Fall 2016 Opening

Ten future leaders of Dubai Parks and Resorts recently completed a certificate program in theme park management through a partnership with the University of Central Florida’s Rosen College of Hospitality Management. Participants spent six months in Orlando for the program, which included various training modules and job shadowing experiences at LEGOLAND® Florida. Dubai Parks and […]

Mentoring Program Quadruples Membership, Celebrates Four Years of Academic Success

Rosen College’s award-winning Peer Outreach Mentoring Program (POMP) held its Fourth Annual Mentorship Ceremony on Friday, April 22. During the ceremony, senior Ryan Burke was honored with the Peer Mentor of the Year Award and a $1,000 scholarship. Senior Andre Forrest received the Mentee of the Year Award and an automatic promotion to the peer […]