‘The Music Man’ Puts Spotlight on Performing Arts’ Collaboration

'The Music Man' Puts Spotlight on Performing Arts' Collaboration

Theatre UCF and the UCF Music Department are joining forces to bring Meredith Willson’s The Music Man to life. The family-friendly musical opens on Thursday, Feb. 20, and runs through Sunday, March 2, on the Theatre UCF Main Stage. Playwright Meredith Willson wrote the musical in the 1950s and it depicts his childhood in Iowa. […]

UCFPD Joining Orange County DUI Enforcement Detail Friday

The UCF Police Department will join agencies from across Central Florida this Friday for a county-wide DUI detail timed with the Memorial Day holiday. The detail will run from 8 p.m. Friday through 4 a.m. Saturday and will target impaired drivers throughout Orange County. The multi-jurisdictional effort is led by the Orange County Sheriff’s Office […]

Technology Created at UCF Helps Cancer Researchers Monitor Genome

Labeling and tracking multiple locations of the human genome in a live cell allows scientists to study structural changes in chromosomes and investigate cancer development. Finding optimal locations for labeling in the human genome is a challenging task due to the size of our genome. University of Central Florida associate professor Shaojie Zhang, working with […]

New Florida Predator Needs to be Stopped Now Before Problem Worsens

It’s official: Florida has been invaded. Not by aliens or soldiers with guns, but by something that has no natural predators within our Sunshine State borders. This danger lurks where few people go, but its disruptive presence affects us just the same. Responsible for hundreds of human deaths along the Nile River every year, the […]