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2022 UCF Founders’ Day Honorees
The annual celebration honors the academic achievements of our faculty members and students.
Research
UCF Helps World Recognize Glass is Vital to Art and Technology
UCF faculty help plan and execute events to mark the U.S. kickoff of the International Year of Glass in the nation’s capital this week.
Colleges & Campus
UCF Recognized for Academic Excellence and Advancing Professional Careers in Engineering, Research and Innovation
Led by the nation’s No. 3 homeland security program and some of the best engineering and research-innovation programs in the country, U.S. News & World…

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