UCF’s Lapchick Named to Board of onePulse Foundation

UCF's Lapchick Named to Board of onePulse Foundation

Richard E. Lapchick, chair of the DeVos Sport Business Management Graduate Program at UCF College of Business, was recently named to the board of trustees for the onePULSE Foundation, which was set up to honor the victims of the Pulse Nightclub shooting. June 12 marks the one-year anniversary of the nation’s deadliest mass shooting. “I […]

Study Shows Exercise, Sleep Are Keys to Keeping Employees from Bringing Home Work Frustrations

A brisk walk or a long swim may be the key to preventing a bad day at the office from spilling over into the home. A recent university study that tracked participants’ sleep patterns and daytime physical movements found employees who recorded an average of more than 10,900 steps each day were less likely to […]

Power of Big Data Discussed at UCF Symposium

In the past, the biggest threat from a data breach was to the individual. But now with the onset of Big Data, there are much bigger threats and even bigger opportunities. Few people, however, understand what Big Data is or how it can be used, said Lee Odess ’99, vice president of UniKey and the […]

UCF Business Alumni, Partners to be Honored at 2017 Hall of Fame Ceremony

The University of Central Florida College of Business will host its 18th annual Business Hall of Fame banquet on Feb. 23 from 6 to 9 p.m. at Rosen Shingle Creek. More than 600 College of Business alumni, faculty, students, corporate partners and friends of UCF are expected to attend this signature annual event. ”A Knight […]


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This UCF-Designed Tech is Amazing

A team of UCF scientists has developed a new process for creating flexible supercapacitors that can store more energy and be recharged more than 30,000 times without degrading. The novel method from the University of Central Florida’s NanoScience Technology Center could eventually revolutionize technology as varied as mobile phones and electric vehicles. “If they were to replace the batteries with these supercapacitors, you could charge your mobile phone in a few seconds and you wouldn’t need to charge it again for over a week,” said Nitin Choudhary, a postdoctoral associate who conducted much of the research.