DNA-Repairing Protein May Be Key To Preventing Recurrence of Some Cancers

DNA-Repairing Protein May Be Key To Preventing Recurrence of Some Cancers

Just as the body can become resistant to antibiotics, certain methods of killing cancer tumors can end up creating resistant tumor cells. But a University of Central Florida professor has found a protein present in several types of cancer, including breast and ovarian cancer, which could be helpful in preventing tumors from coming back. The […]

President's Partnership Reception Recognizes Orlando Magic and Others

The President’s Partnership Reception, an annual event to honor the philanthropic support provided by UCF’s corporate partners, was held Wednesday evening at The Burnett House, the President’s home on campus. Key donors to the university were recognized and a special partnership award was presented to the Orlando Magic, represented by its President and CEO, Alex […]

UCF Student Filmmakers Win College Emmy for Documentary

“Filthy Dreamers,” a documentary by UCF students about the challenges to academic freedoms at Florida State College for Women in the 1920s, won an Emmy on Wednesday at the 37th College Television Awards in Los Angeles. The top film in its category was created by students in the 2013 and 2015 advanced documentary workshop class […]

Recreation and Wellness Center Rolls-Out Its Largest Crop of Graduate Assistants

UCF’s Recreation and Wellness Center strengthened its position as one of the nation’s leaders in developing campus recreation professionals with the largest group of graduate assistants in the department’s nearly 40 year history. Ten graduating seniors have accepted positions at universities nationwide: Jessica Armenteros (University of South Florida) Kyra Dickie (University of Kentucky) Evelyn O’Campo […]