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, […]

UPDATE: Erika Downgraded, Normal Operations Next Week

Noon Saturday Update: Erika has been downgraded from a tropical storm, and UCF expects normal operations at all campuses next week. UCF will continue to monitor Erika and will alert you of any major updates. The National Weather Service has advised to expect heavy rain and squally weather Sunday and Monday. Please continue to monitor […]

Initiatives Increase Alumni Success

‘It’s been quite a busy year in the Alumni Career Services Office,” said Leah Goldson, coordinator, Alumni Career Services. “This Career Services/Alumni Association partnership was formed a year ago to assist alumni who are in need of career guidance and has been incredibly successful.” Highlights of the partnership initiatives are as follows: Over 600 alumni […]

Limbitless Solutions Hosts Community Event, Launches Global Initiative

Limbitless Solutions, the team of volunteer UCF students who build 3-D printed bionic arms for children with missing limbs will hold a community event from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 29, to launch its new global initiative: 75 arms and books for children in Syria. Limbitless, with the help of community partner Romacorp […]