Helpers and Healers

Helpers and Healers

Not surprisingly, of the thousands of people who responded after Pulse, many have a UCF connection. Here, in their words, are their stories.

Writing to Heal

Writing to Heal

Whether it’s breaking the stigma of mental illness or overcoming childhood hardships, a UCF professor and her students are helping others heal through creative writing.
Neighborhood by Neighborhood

Neighborhood by Neighborhood

Twenty-three years and $12 million ago, Harris Rosen revitalized Tangelo Park. Now he’s doing the same thing in Parramore.

In This Issue

Fall 2016
Fall 2016

The Place Maker

The Place Maker

Six ways to build a better community according to Jennifer Marvel ’12, executive director of Orlando’s Audubon Park Garden District.
Writing to Heal

Writing to Heal

Whether it’s breaking the stigma of mental illness or overcoming childhood hardships, a UCF professor and her students are helping others heal through creative writing.
On Campus: Fall 2016 Gallery

On Campus: Fall 2016

From Move-in Day and Convocation to Fan Fest and a Black Lives Matter vigil, the UCF campus offers a variety of ways for students to participate.
Why I Gave Back Why I…

Why I Gave Back

UCF economics professors helped me make the connection between my studies and my passion. Now, I want to return the favor.
First Frost Gallery

First Frost

Relive the first win of the season and Scott Frost’s first victory as head coach at UCF.
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Events

Wed 07 Dec
Service/Volunteer COM Blood Drive
Blood drives are one of the many ways our Knight family demonstrates its giving spirit.  Come join us on the Big Red Bus!  Knights Bleed Black & Gold!  Visit http://BloodDrives-UCF.org for information for students, faculty, and staff regar...
Wed 07 Dec
Tour/Open House/Information Session Valencia Concurrent Nursing Information Session, BSN (Valencia Campus)
To register for this session, please visit http://valenciacollege.edu/west/health/infoSession.cfm This information session will only cover the VC/UCF Concurrent BSN Program.This information session is designed to help nurse-pending students understan...
Thu 08 Dec
Health Narcotics Anonymous
This meeting is held every Wednesday (unless otherwise noted on the UCF calendar) from 7pm to 8pm on the UCF Main Campus inside the COUNSELING AND PSYCHOLOGICAL SERVICES building. NA is a non-profit fellowship of men and women for whom drugs have bec...