Why I Give a Damn

Why I Give a Damn

After 25 years as president of UCF, President John C. Hitt still believes there is no better tool than a college degree for improving social and economic mobility.

The Bro’d Trip

The Bro’d Trip

Over the course of a year, Justin Fricke ’12 and Adam Fricke ’15 visited all 50 states, three Canadian Providences and one U.S. Territory.
Monsters in the Closet

Monsters in the Closet

UCF’s Bug Closet holds more than half a million specimens and countless tales of stranger-than-fiction beetles, butterflies and wasps that help weave our wondrous environmental web.

In This Issue

Spring 2017
Spring 2017

In Good Health Feature

In Good Health

It’s been 10 years since the Florida Legislature and then-Gov. Jeb Bush approved UCF’s new medical school. As the university prepares to expand our medical offerings to include a teaching hospital, we look at 10 numbers that set the College of Medicine apart from similar programs in the nation.
The Bro’d Trip In Focus

The Bro’d Trip

Over the course of a year, Justin Fricke ’12 and Adam Fricke ’15 visited all 50 states, three Canadian Providences and one U.S. Territory.
Monsters in the Closet Feature

Monsters in the Closet

UCF’s Bug Closet holds more than half a million specimens and countless tales of stranger-than-fiction beetles, butterflies and wasps that help weave our wondrous environmental web.
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Events

Thu 30 Mar
Speaker/Lecture/Seminar The First 100 Days
The First 100 Days 9:15 -9:30 am              Welcome and Introduction of Event Dr. Michael Johnson, Dean, College of Sciences, University of Central Florida; Member, Lou Frey Institute Board of Directors                 ...
Thu 30 Mar
Health Wellness Coaching @ Knights Pantry
Wellness Coaching at the Knights Helping Knights Pantry -  Connect with a Wellness Coach on how to achieve your personal wellbeing goals and how to receive Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) assistance.  Wellness coaching can help y...
Thu 30 Mar
Speaker/Lecture/Seminar CANCELED: Life in High-Dimensional Space: Modeling Sequential Changes in Gene Expression
Differences in gene expression play a crucial role in determining the tremendous variety of cellular properties within the human body. Therefore, understanding the gene expression differences among cells that differ in function, developmental stage, ...