Pythons, Lionfish and now Willow Invade Florida’s Waterways

Pythons, Lionfish and now Willow Invade Florida's Waterways

Foreign invaders such as pythons and lionfish are not the only threats to Florida’s natural habitat. The native Carolina Willow is also starting to strangle portions of the St. Johns River. Biologists at the University of Central Florida recently completed a study that shows this slender tree once used by Native Americans for medicinal purposes, […]

Students Talk Openly About Race and the Role of Police Officers

The Division of Student Development and Enrollment Services will host a panel discussion titled, “Campus Conversation: How to have difficult discussions about community policing and race.” This is an opportunity for students, faculty and staff to share ideas and thoughts about community policing and race in an effort to bring awareness and unity. WHAT: Campus […]

UCF Celebrates LGBTQ+ History Month

This year marks the 5th annual celebration of LGBTQ+ History Month. Join us for a month-long celebration of events. The Division of Student Development and Enrollment Services, Office of Social Justice and Advocacy, will host a series of events to celebrate, reflect and educate the campus community. The “LGBTQ+ History Month, Maintaining the Pulse,” events […]

Board of Governors Approves UCF’s Path to Preeminence

The Florida Board of Governors on Thursday approved UCF’s ambitious plan to attain the status of “Preeminent Research University” within five years. The unanimous vote formally recognizes the University of Central Florida as an “Emerging Preeminent Research University” and authorizes the release of an additional $5 million in state funds to the university. “With your […]