Study Points to Causes of Dolphin Deaths in Gulf of Mexico

Study Points to Causes of Dolphin Deaths in Gulf of Mexico

The largest oil spill on open water to date and other environmental factors led to the historically high number of dolphin deaths in the Gulf of Mexico, concludes a two-year scientific study released today. A team of biologists from several Gulf of Mexico institutions and the University of Central Florida in Orlando published their findings […]

  • Football: UCF 41, Bethune-Cookman 7

    In the week leading up to Saturday’s home opener, UCF head coach George O’Leary harped on the importance of putting pressure on Bethune-Cookman’s quarterback Quentin Williams. The defensive line did just that, accounting for six sacks by night’s end. That defensive pressure, coupled with a season-high 351 total offensive yards, allowed the Knights to blow […]

  • LINK Offers Workshops and Programs

    Learning and Interacting with New Knights (LINK) is back in full swing for the 2014-15 academic year. The LINK Program is a way to get students engaged on campus and connected to many great resources UCF has to offer. Partnering with over 40 offices on campus, LINK provides various workshops and programs year round for […]

  • President Hitt to Deliver State of the University Address

    UCF President John C. Hitt will present his annual State of the University Address at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 24, in the Pegasus Ballroom of the Student Union. The university community is invited to hear him discuss UCF’s opportunities and challenges, along with his vision for the university’s future. The president’s address will be followed […]


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  • Learn About UCF, Cheer on Knights During Family Weekend

    UCF’s Family Weekend returns Friday, Sept. 19, bringing with it opportunities for students and their relatives to learn more about the programs and services offered at UCF and to take in the Knights’ first home game of the season. The Knights will kick off against the Bethune-Cookman Wildcats at 6 p.m. Saturday at Bright House […]

  • Space Launch to Carry Experiments of UCF Professor, Graduate

    Two payloads on Saturday morning’s SpaceX-4 launch at Cape Kennedy will have UCF ties. The launch is scheduled for 2:16 a.m. from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station and will deliver cargo and crew supplies to the International Space Station. Several experiments on the flight will include: Physics professor Joshua Colwell’s research to explore low-energy collisions […]

  • Toss Old, Unused Medicine at Drug Take-Back Event

    Get rid of expired or unused medication the right– and safe– way during UCF’s drug take-back event next week. UCF Police and UCF Health Services will partner to collect expired, unwanted or unused prescription or over-the-counter drugs as part of an anonymous, no-questions-asked national effort to curb drug abuse and safely dispose of unneeded medicine. […]

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