NASA Selects UCF Project as Finalist for Explorer Mission

NASA Selects UCF Project as Finalist for Explorer Mission

NASA has just selected a University of Central Florida space project as a finalist for its Explorer Mission of Opportunity program. The selection fulfills the dream of two UCF scientists who have been researching solar weather – and its affects on our terrestrial technology – for more than five years. If chosen, this project would […]

UCF Research and Innovation Recognized at International Conference

Three groundbreaking technologies developed by UCF researchers have been recognized as among the top innovations to be presented at an international conference in two weeks. The discoveries – each of them unrelated – will be presented at the 2015 TechConnect World Innovation Conference in Washington, D.C., from June 14-17. The annual event is designed to […]

Economic Forecast: ‘Lucy Recovery’ Brings Slow Post-Recession Slog

Remember Charlie Brown’s perennial frenemy Lucy? Just when things were looking good, when that perfect kick seemed so close, Lucy would yank the football away and leave our hero flat on his back. America knows how Charlie Brown feels, according to University of Central Florida economist Sean Snaith, the director of the Institute for Economic […]

Tip-A-Cop to Raise Money for Special Olympics

Officers from the University of Central Florida Police Department will collect money from Chick-fil-A diners tomorrow in support of the Special Olympics. The Tip-A-Cop event will start at the Chick-fil-A at University Boulevard and Rouse Road at 11:30 a.m. Friday, May 29. Officers will fundraise on the drive-thru line and inside the restaurant, helping to […]