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 […]

  • Daughters of Civil Rights Movement to Speak at UCF

    The Global Perspectives Office and the Women’s Studies Program will host the eighth annual “Women and Leadership” forum Thursday, Sept. 18. Two daughters of the civil rights movement, Cheryl Brown Henderson and Peggy Wallace Kennedy, will discuss their perspectives on the movement as it happened and as it continues today.  Henderson is the daughter of the late […]

  • Author Submissions Being Accepted for 6th Annual UCF Book Festival

    Readers from Florida and throughout the nation will be marking their calendars again this spring for the annual UCF Book Festival, taking place April 18th, 2015 on the UCF Campus. The UCF Book Festival has brought more than 230 popular authors from all over the country to Orlando in the last five years, including New […]

  • Cross Country: Home Field Advantage

    After a solid second place finish at the USF Invitational last week, the Knights return to action at home on Saturday, Sept. 13 to host the 2014 UCF Cross Country Invitational. The women’s 5k race will feature UCF, Bethune-Cookman, Edward Waters, FIU, Johnson and Wales, Rollins, and Stetson. The race is set to begin at […]


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  • UCF to Observe Constitution Day at Wednesday Forum

    The U.S. Constitution was adopted Sept. 17, 1787, and is the foundation on which Americans live their lives; after 227 years, it is just as relevant today as it was then. A forum to celebrate the Constitution and the 50th anniversary of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 will be sponsored Wednesday by the University […]

  • UCF Alumna's Film at Global Peace Festival Features Affleck, Foxx, Other Stars

    What a star-studded lineup filmmaker Jenni Gold, a UCF graduate, assembled for her latest movie: Ben Affleck, Jamie Foxx, Gary Sinise, Jane Seymour, Marlee Matlin, Geena Davis, William H. Macy and others. And their film has an uplifting message for everyone: Push forward to reach your dreams. Gold’s dream — to become a movie director […]

  • Hidden Artists Art Reception Today

    You are invited to: Meet the Artists at  the Hidden Artists Reception Thursday, September 11 @ 4 to 6 p.m. John C. Hitt Library, Room 223 Entertainment by Aaron Lingelbach, Refreshments Everyone is welcomed to attend. UCF has many talented employees who use their creativity in their daily jobs. Some of these employees are “visual […]

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