UCF Art Professor and Performance Artist Lands Spot in Smithsonian Exhibit

UCF Art Professor and Performance Artist Lands Spot in Smithsonian Exhibit

Wanda Raimundi-Ortiz feels she represents more than just herself in her art. When she is creating, she feels the characters bursting forth to tell their stories – and all the while she struggles with all they represent. “I keep them [characters] locked up, you know, because if I let them out I can’t function,” said […]

UCF Restores Seeks Funding for Cutting-Edge PTSD Treatment

As more veterans come home from war, and as our own first responders deal with more instances of tragedy, Deborah Beidel said her work treating Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder is more important than ever. But even as the UCF Restores clinic sees more patients needing treatment for PTSD, their funding remains uncertain. Beidel, the UCF Trustee […]

NFL Players Association Hosts Pro Bowl Health Symposium At UCF

More than 70 retired NFL players are expected on the UCF campus Saturday for the NFL Players Association Pro Bowl Health Symposium, a day-long event that starts with private health screenings for the players and ends with a wide-ranging athletes’ health symposium that is open to the public. The symposium will be held at UCF’s […]

First UCF International Alumni Chapter Gets OK, And It's in Saudi Arabia

The University of Central Florida reached a milestone Tuesday when it inaugurated its first sanctioned international alumni chapter, which will be hosted by students and scholars in Saudi Arabia. Officially recognized by UCF Alumni, chapter members plan to meet to discuss opportunities for partnerships and cooperation with the university, said Chairman Yahya Alassaf, a 2016 […]