SGA: Put Down Your Cell And Drive Safely

SGA: Put Down Your Cell And Drive Safely

UCF’s Student Government Association has launched a new campaign to curb distracted driving among students called “Put Down Ur Cell Fone.” The campaign kicks off Monday, Oct. 25, with a series of speakers and promotional items from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. outside in front of the Student Union. During the event and through the […]

UCFPD Joins National Campaign to Target Seat Belt Violators

The UCF Police Department will join agencies nationwide in a Click It or Ticket seat belt enforcement wave that will go through June 5. UCFPD will issue citations to motorists and passengers who are not wearing a seat belt, and violators may be subject to a $114 non-moving violation. Seat belts can help prevent serious […]

Stressed at Work? Your Tweets May Be Giving You Away

Those looking for a job can get a good idea of how stressful working for a potential employer may be by looking at its employees’ Twitter traffic. That’s the implication of a new study published in Applied Psychology by assistant professor Wei Wang, director of UCF’s Computational Psychology Laboratory. His work seeks to make sense […]

UCF, Sultan Qaboos University Awarded $150,000 Grant to Study Oman Tourism

Drs. Nan Hua and Robertico Croes from the University of Central Florida’s Rosen College of Hospitality Management are part of a team that received the His Majesty Sultan Qaboos Award in the Sultanate of Oman, a $150,000 research grant to study Oman’s tourism industry. This is the country’s most prestigious research accolade. The team also […]