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UCF Public Administration Pegasus Professor Selected to Join the National Academy of Public Administration

UCF Pegasus Professor Naim Kapucu has been selected to join the National Academy of Public Administration’s (NAPA) 2021 Class of…

1 week ago
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Clues Emerge: How Harmless Bacteria Go Rogue Turning into Deadly Flesh-eating Variants

For bacteria, like people, lifestyle matters. A new study from the University of Central Florida found that the environmental lifestyle…

1 week ago
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UCF Grad Student Receives Hearing Aids Thanks to Philanthropic Gift

Selena Lopez ’18, a graduate student in the School of Communication Sciences and Disorders, first detected difficulty with her hearing while she was an…

2 weeks ago
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Genius Foundation Awards $300,000 To UCF Interdisciplinary Health Research

Eight interdisciplinary faculty research projects — on health topics including pain management, improving provider-patient communication, and intimate partner violence —…

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Deepak Chopra Joins UCF College of Medicine To Teach Integrative Medicine

Integrative medicine advocate Deepak Chopra has joined the UCF College of Medicine as a volunteer faculty member to provide electives…

4 weeks ago
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UCF Offering New Peer-to-Peer Support System for Students

A new online system launched by UCF’s Counseling and Psychological Services gives UCF students the ability to connect directly with…

1 month ago
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Helping Those Who Help Others Deal with Pandemic Stress

During times of uncertainty, loss and trauma, people often turn to their religious leaders for comfort. But  more than 18 months…

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6 Trustee Chairs Named For 2021-2026

The University of Central Florida has many outstanding faculty members, and to continue to recruit and retain faculty who have…

1 month ago
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Long-lasting Disinfectant Promises to Help Fight Pandemics

UCF researchers have developed a nanoparticle-based disinfectant that can continuously kill viruses on a surface for up to seven days…

2 months ago