UCF Cyberdefense Team Takes Second Place in National Competition

10 hours ago
Laura J. Cole

UCF’s Cyberdefense Competition Team placed second in the country today at the 2019 National Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition sponsored by Raytheon, the world’s largest competition of its kind. “Our team worked extremely well together,” says Tom Nedorost, the team’s coach and an associate instructor of computer science. “They were all…

Announcing Our New Interim CFO

I am pleased to share that we have hired Dennis Crudele as the university’s long-term interim Chief Financial Officer. Dennis…

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2 UCF Students Win App-building Ideathon 2019, Advance to National Competition

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