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 […]

President Hitt to Host Student Open Forum on Thursday

President John C. Hitt; Provost and Executive Vice President Dale Whittaker; and Vice Presidents Maribeth Ehasz, Grant Heston and Bill Merck will host an open forum for students from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday, October 8, in the Key West Ballroom (room 218 AB) of the Student Union. All students are invited to discuss […]

UCF's Sport and Exercise Science Doctoral Program Ranks 6th Nationally

Perseverance prevailed for UCF College of Education and Human Performance’s Sport and Exercise Science’s doctoral program. The Ph.D. program was ranked sixth in the nation by the National Academy of Kinesiology in September. NAK promotes the study and educational applications of the art and science of human movement and physical activity, and conducts a doctoral […]

Student Overcomes Tough Childhood to Thrive in UCF Nursing Program

No one would have expected much from someone who lived through a childhood like Jessica Broadway’s. Her former school classmates back in Panama City are evidence of that. Few endured as much as Broadway, but many, she said, ended up pregnant, addicted to drugs or both. But hardship pushed Broadway to achieve. Now the 22-year-old […]

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Hand-A-Thon: Building Bionic Hands for Kids

Volunteers help build mechanical hands for kids at the UCF Limbitless Hand-A-Thon.