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 […]

Economic Forecast: ‘Lucy Recovery’ Brings Slow Post-Recession Slog

Remember Charlie Brown’s perennial frenemy Lucy? Just when things were looking good, when that perfect kick seemed so close, Lucy would yank the football away and leave our hero flat on his back. America knows how Charlie Brown feels, according to University of Central Florida economist Sean Snaith, the director of the Institute for Economic […]

Tip-A-Cop to Raise Money for Special Olympics

Officers from the University of Central Florida Police Department will collect money from Chick-fil-A diners tomorrow in support of the Special Olympics. The Tip-A-Cop event will start at the Chick-fil-A at University Boulevard and Rouse Road at 11:30 a.m. Friday, May 29. Officers will fundraise on the drive-thru line and inside the restaurant, helping to […]

The New York Times Covers UCF's Outreach to Students with Anxiety

A New York Times story about the growing number of college students nationwide struggling with anxiety featured UCF Counseling and Psychological Services’ many efforts to help those students. The story highlighted the popular “Paws-a-tively Stress Free” events at UCF as a way to help students relax and take a break from their studies: At a […]