NASA Selects UCF Project as Finalist for Explorer Mission

NASA Selects UCF Project as Finalist for Explorer Mission

NASA has just selected a University of Central Florida space project as a finalist for its Explorer Mission of Opportunity program. The selection fulfills the dream of two UCF scientists who have been researching solar weather – and its affects on our terrestrial technology – for more than five years. If chosen, this project would […]

  • UCF Celebrates Graduation with 6 Ceremonies May 1-3

    More than 7,700 students expect to graduate from the University of Central Florida during six ceremonies May 1–3 at the CFE Arena. On each day the morning ceremony begins at 9 a.m. and the afternoon program begins at 2:30 p.m. Doors open to the public about 90 minutes before each event. Guests must have tickets […]

  • UCF Researcher Aims to Shatter Own World Laser Record

    A world-record-holding University of Central Florida physicist has earned more than $9 million in federal grants to research developing faster computers and more efficient solar energy. Zenghu Chang from the College of Sciences and the College of Optics & Photonics is the only researcher in Florida to receive a Department of Defense Multidisciplinary University Research […]

  • Inaugural Schell Award Recognizes Innovative Writing Instruction

    Dan Murphree, associate professor of History, is the inaugural winner of an innovative writing instruction award named in honor of Rick Schell, UCF’s vice president and chief of staff. The Schell Award for Implementing Innovative Writing Instruction in the Disciplines will be given annually to a faculty member who has demonstrated commitment to and success […]


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  • Women's Golf: Heartache at Hammock Beach

    The roller-coaster ride that was the American Athletic Conference Championship came down to one stroke, at the last hole, on the final day. Conference rival Louisville managed to best UCF by just one shot. Although the Knights held the lead through the first two rounds at the Hammock Beach Resort’s Ocean Course, Louisville’s Emily Haas […]

  • The Hopeful Knights Make Cornerstone Competition History

    The UCF College of Business Administration’s Cornerstone course engaged 20 student teams that competed in the Spring 2014 Cornerstone Social Entrepreneurship Competition. The competition is the lab portion of the Cornerstone course, in which students create teams, develop and implement a business-fundraising plan for a cause of their choice. The winners of this year’s Cornerstone […]

  • Senior Design: 'A Great Victory' for Graduating Engineering Students

    The day finally arrived. UCF’s engineering and computer science Senior Design Day showcase on April 18 was a culmination of 30 weeks of, as one student described, “blood, sweat and tears.” Innovation was the star of the show – a spectacle of projects created by graduating seniors of the UCF College of Engineering and Computer […]

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Two members of the UCF Equestrian Club talk about their experience jumping with horses.