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 […]

Love, Laughter Define Theatre UCF's 2015-16 Season

Theatre UCF focuses its 2015-16 season on love and laughter. This is the first season planned by artistic director Earl D. Weaver and it includes three musicals, six plays, and participation in the second annual UCF Celebrates the Arts festival. “This year’s programming is a mixture of classic and contemporary plays and musicals that offer […]

UCF Seeks Personal Stories for United Way Campaign

UCF is reaching out to the community and asking for the stories of individuals who have been helped by the university’s Live United campaign and who are interested in sharing their story. October is Live United Month at UCF, and in preparation for the campaign, faculty, staff, and students are encouraged to submit personal narratives […]

UCF Earns $900,000 to Help K-12 Students Succeed in School

UCF has earned $900,000 in state funding to continue its efforts to help children in distressed communities succeed in school and attain a higher education. The Center for Community Schools and Child Welfare Innovation (, based at the College of Health and Public Affairs, will receive the funding in the new fiscal year to continue […]