Conner Elected to Distinguished Fellow of the National Academies of Practice in Nursing

Conner Elected to Distinguished Fellow of the National Academies of Practice in Nursing

Norma Conner, associate dean for academic excellence and associate professor at the UCF College of Nursing, has been elected as a Distinguished Fellow of the National Academies of Practice in Nursing (FNAP). Conner was recognized as a Distinguished Scholar and Fellow for her academic achievements in nursing education and research as well as her leadership […]

Nursing Expands Leadership with Two New Associate Deans

With the continued growth of faculty and programs at UCF College of Nursing, the college has expanded its leadership team with two new associate deans. Norma Conner, PhD, RN, has been appointed to the new position of associate dean for academic excellence and Donna Neff, PhD, RN, FNAP, was appointed to the new position of […]

Visiting Scholar from Brazil Comes to UCF for Nursing Research

Attilio Provedel, an associate professor from Brazil, has come to UCF’s College of Nursing as a visiting scholar in hopes of expanding his research beyond Brazil and South America to the U.S. For the next year, Provedel will study concept development of spirituality and palliative care in nursing under the direction of assistant professor Norma […]


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This UCF-Designed Tech is Amazing

A team of UCF scientists has developed a new process for creating flexible supercapacitors that can store more energy and be recharged more than 30,000 times without degrading. The novel method from the University of Central Florida’s NanoScience Technology Center could eventually revolutionize technology as varied as mobile phones and electric vehicles. “If they were to replace the batteries with these supercapacitors, you could charge your mobile phone in a few seconds and you wouldn’t need to charge it again for over a week,” said Nitin Choudhary, a postdoctoral associate who conducted much of the research.