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 […]

Jennifer Johnson Introduced as College of Business Director of Engagement

UCF’s College of Business Administration is excited to introduce Jennifer Johnson as the new director of engagement and The EXCHANGE, presented by FAIRWINDS Credit Union. “This opportunity is very exciting, in part because I bring a clear understanding of what employers in Central Florida are looking for in graduates,” says Johnson. “The EXCHANGE will expose […]

Med Student Teaches NASA About Brain, Balance

As a child, he dreamed of becoming an astronaut. On February 3, College of Medicine senior Pouya Shooliz served the space agency in a different way – by teaching several hundred NASA employees at Kennedy Space Center about balance and the brain. On the anniversaries of the Space Shuttle Challenger and Space Shuttle Columbia disasters, […]

UCFPD Celebrates Year of Success and Dedication

UCF Police officers, employees and campus and community partners gathered Thursday at the FAIRWINDS Alumni Center to celebrate a year of hard work and success. UCFPD staff members and supporters were honored for their contributions with awards presented by UCF Police Chief Richard Beary and Deputy Chiefs Carl Metzger and Brett Meade. Det. Amber Abud […]