Green Sea Turtles Break Nesting Record on Florida Beaches

Green Sea Turtles Break Nesting Record on Florida Beaches

Endangered green sea turtles, once on the brink of disappearing, love Florida beaches, and for a second time in the past three years they are setting records. University of Central Florida researchers counted 12,026 green turtle nests in the Archie Carr National Wildlife Refuge along Brevard County’s coastline this week, shattering a record the turtles […]

Limbitless Solutions Hosts Community Event, Launches Global Initiative

Update: Limbitless Solutions raised more than $6,000 Saturday. About 200 people attended the event. Kris Doan, foodie writer for Tasty Chomps was the winner of the rib-eating contest. Limbitless Solutions, the team of volunteer UCF students who build 3-D printed bionic arms for children with missing limbs will hold a community event from 11 a.m. […]

UCF 101: More Family Friendly than Ever

Balancing a career and family life can be a difficult task to accomplish. That’s why UCF is implementing an array of new programs aimed at helping faculty, staff and students better handle the stress of maintaining careers, while balancing family life. From changes in Human Resources to encourage spouses to apply for jobs at UCF, […]

UCF 101: New Programs and Big Data Primed To Improve Student Success

It’s one thing to get into college. It’s another to get through and earn a degree. To help students stay on track, UCF is launching two new programs this semester. One program is aimed at helping students think about graduation as early as orientation, and the other is geared toward preventing students from going off […]

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A Bold Move

A bold move by UCF. 30,000 jobs. And billions in economic development. The only project of its kind. Some call it a game changer. We call it a medical city. With research, hospitals and a College of Medicine…we’re transforming and savings lives. I’m Rick Walsh, UCF Class of ’77.