Study Points to Causes of Dolphin Deaths in Gulf of Mexico

Study Points to Causes of Dolphin Deaths in Gulf of Mexico

The largest oil spill on open water to date and other environmental factors led to the historically high number of dolphin deaths in the Gulf of Mexico, concludes a two-year scientific study released today. A team of biologists from several Gulf of Mexico institutions and the University of Central Florida in Orlando published their findings […]

Come Playtest Student Video Games at UCF on June 30

A gung-ho police sketch artist and a war-weary girl are among the characters who will visit the University of Central Florida on June 30 as part of an on-campus video game playtest by UCF graduate students. Four student teams from UCF’s Florida Interactive Entertainment Academy (FIEA) will be seeking public input on their latest in-progress […]

Start of New Semester Picks Up Summer Pace

If the University of Central Florida campus has seemed a tad deserted lately, that changes this week. Classes for the Summer B semester began today, bringing an influx of nearly 17,000 more students to campus. The size of the UCF community drops precipitously after classes end in May, with many students graduating or returning home […]

UCF Nursing Professor Named to Veterans Affairs National Committee

U.S. Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert McDonald has selected UCF Nursing professor Angeline Bushy to serve on a national committee overseeing health care delivery in rural communities. Bushy is the Bert Fish Eminent Scholar Endowed Chair in UCF’s College of Nursing. She teaches in  the college’s Bachelor of Science program at UCF’s Daytona Beach campus and […]